Tickets for Rugby World Cup (RWC 2023) will go on sale from 15 March, after the France 2023 organizing committee announced details of the tournament’s ticketing program.
A total of 2.6 million tickets will be available for the 10th edition of the men’s event which kicks off on 8 September 2023, making France 2023 the most accessible Rugby World Cup ever, and fans can now start to plan their experience.
Tickets will go on sale through a phased process from 15 March 2021 on tickets.rugbyworldcup.com with an exclusive pre-sale period for fans who have registered to join the 2023 Family by 13 March.
During this pre-sale period, which runs until 5 April, fans will be able to purchase Follow my Team and City packs on a first-come, first-served basis, which will enable them to choose to attend a team’s pool phase matches or all the pool phase matches at a match venue.
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Real-time general sales for Follow My Team and City packs will open on 6 April with packages starting at 58€ for the Toulouse City Pack (Category 4), an attractive proposition for fans across the host nation and around the world.
Ticket-inclusive Official Travel and Hospitality sales will commence on 18 March 2021.
TICKET SALES KEY DATES
13 March: Registration closes for the 2023 Family
15 March: 2023 Family pre-sale opens for City and Team packs
18 March: Launch of Official Travel and Hospitality sales programmes
6 April: General sale opens for City and Team Packs
2022: Individual match tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis
TICKETS BY TEAM OR BY CITY
In the first sale phase from 15 March, RWC 2023 tickets will be sold in two formats, either by city or by the team.
The Follow My Team pack includes all four pool matches from a qualified team, with the possibility to add an optional quarter-final should the team makes it to the knockout phase.
Twelve Follow My Team packs will be available, one for each qualified nation.
The City Pack includes either three or all pool matches in each of the nine host cities. In the ‘three matches’ format, fans will need to select two fixtures in addition to one compulsory. Only the opening match won’t be available in this format.
On the comprehensive ‘all matches’ City pack, rugby fans will be able to attend all pool matches in the host city of their choice, except for Saint-Denis (Stade de France).
A PACK FOR EVERY BUDGET
Rugby’s showcase men’s event will be accessible to all thanks to four different price categories. With a Toulouse pack, fans will be able to attend three fixtures, including matches for Japan and New Zealand, from €58 in category four, while the Lille pack will feature three matches including England, Scotland and France for €70.
Follow My Team packs have been designed to make the tournament accessible to all. For €135, Fiji fans will be able to watch all of their team’s pool matches, following them across France, with the possibility of choosing an optional quarter-final, subject to their team’s qualification for the knockout phase.
The France 2023 organising committee is giving fans the opportunity to access an exclusive pre-sale from 15 March – 5 April via the 2023 Family programme.
Mastercard, a Worldwide Partner for RWC 2023, will offer a priority access to its cardholders for the first three days of the pre-sale.
Interested rugby fans can still register to join the 2023 Family until 13 March. After this cut-off date, people not registered will need to wait until 6 April and the general public sale to purchase a pack.
In addition to the official website, fans will also be able to contact one of the 24 Official Travel Agents (OTAs) to secure one of the 200,000 tickets already reserved for this channel.
Travel packages will go on sale from 18 March. For more information visit, rugbyworldcup.com/2023/official-travel-programme.