FIFA World Cup 2022: How to buy tickets, prices, availability & more

If you are one of those who are eager to get a ticket to the World Cup game, here in this article you will find everything you need to know.

Saurabh GangulyAuthor

Updated - 14 November 2022 09:09 PM


There is no dearth of fans planning a trip to Qatar to witness the FIFA World Cup 2022. With the marquee event less than a week away, the hosts are giving the finishing touches to their preparation to welcome what is called the biggest sporting tournament in the world.

If you are one of those who are eager to get a ticket to the World Cup game, here in this article, you will find everything you need to know about the ticket to the quadrennial competition, the prices, availability and more.

How to buy tickets?

Step 1: Visit the official FIFA Ticket Portal
Fans can purchase the tickets on the  official FIFA Website . In order to get the tickets, those interested will have to register an account on the  official ticket portal.

Step 2: International Fans or Residents of Qatar
Upon landing on the page, fans will get two options- international fans and residents of Qatar. Users can click on the link applicable to them to proceed further.

Step 3: Wait in a queuing time (For International Fans)
Post that, fans will get into a queuing time as there is a lot of demand for tickets. Due to heavy demand, the waiting time can extend up to hours. But remain attentive as a user only gets five minutes to press the "ENTER" button which appears when the wait is over. If that five-minute period is over, fans will have to get in a  queue again.

Step 4: Register by email or Log in (if already registered)
As soon as the FIFA Ticketing window opens, fans can either log in if they have already registered or register by email.

Step 5: Complete the Ticketing account (for new registration)
For users who will register for the first time, there is a complete list of information they need to fill in before proceeding further, including contact number, address and passport number.

Step 6: Select Matches

Select the match for which you want to purchase the tickets. Cross-check the date, time, teams, venue and the number of tickets.

Step 7: Book tickets based on availability and categories


Ticket Categories

Tickets have been divided into four categories- Category 1, Category 2, Category 3 and Category 4-  with Category 1 seats available at the highest price owing to their situation in the best areas in the stadium.

Category 4, meanwhile, have been reserved for the citizens of Qatar.

It should be noted that the FIFA World Cup tickets will not be available for resale. This means that if one purchases tickets from any other place other than the official website of FIFA, chances are that it may not be genuine and FIFA holds the right to cancel them with no refund.

In the scenario explained, Senegal vs Netherlands Category 1 ticket is available at 800 Qatari Rial (QAR) which equals roughly  17,813 Indian Rupee (INR).

Step 8: Summary & Make Payment

Summary is the final chance to make any amendments like changing the phone number or adding another ticket. Afer which payment can be made. The tickets can be obtained on the official FIFA app after logging in with the credentials one had chosen for oneself while making an account.


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