* Sale phase golden opportunity to buy tickets: official
Tickets for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will go on sale again from Tuesday until August 16. This time, tickets for the first FIFA World Cup in the Middle East and the Arab world will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. allowing fans to confirm their purchase immediately after making their selection and processing payment. The new sales period opens via FIFA.com/tickets at 12:00 p.m. in Doha on Tuesday.
Individual match tickets will be available in all four price categories, with Category 4 tickets being reserved for residents of Qatar. Fans will be able to purchase up to six tickets per match and a maximum of 60 for the entire tournament. It is also possible to attend more than one group match on the same day at the start of the tournament in accordance with match compatibility rules. Disabled people and people with reduced mobility are entitled to a dedicated allocation of Accessibility Tickets.
You can check the FAQ section on FIFA.com/tickets for more information on ticketing products and price categories. To book accommodation and apply for a Hayya card, visit Qatar2022.qa
With the 32 qualified teams now confirmed for Qatar, huge global interest is expected for the new sales period, which will end on August 16 at 12pm in Doha.
Meanwhile, Hassan Rabia al-Kuwari, executive director of sales, marketing and communications, FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, said the latest round of ticket sales marked a golden opportunity to secure a game ticket. Indeed, tickets are limited and around 1.8 million tickets were sold during the previous phases, reports Qatar News Agency (QNA).
The official explained that this sales phase includes the majority of World Cup tickets for sale, adding that 40.5 million ticket requests were received in previous phases.
Al-Kuwari warned against fraudulent websites, stressing that there is only one website where you can buy tickets – FIFA.com/tickets
Additionally, he explained that tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, and ticket purchases will be treated as real-time transactions subject to availability. All successfully purchased tickets will be immediately confirmed to ticket applicants.
Fans coming from outside Qatar will be able to use the digital Hayya card as an entry visa into the country. In addition, as a general rule, all fans coming from abroad must confirm their travel plans after purchasing their tickets, in order to enter Qatar and gain access to the stadiums.
As for day fans, they are also required to obtain a Hayya card as a permit to enter the country. However, it is not necessary to provide an accommodation reservation. In order to activate a Hayya card, one must meet a number of these conditions: obtain match tickets and book a return air ticket.