How much does the tickets cost for the Olympics?
There will be 8.8 million tickets sold for the 650 sessions of
sport. Spread out over 30 plus venues the tickets will range from
20£ to 2,012£, with the most expensive seats being for the opening
ceremony (2,012£ / 3,118US$) and closing ceremony (1,500£ /
All sports will have at least one session with seats starting
from 20£ / 31US$, but sessions that are usually oversubscribed have
the higher price tags. Athletics (725£ / 1,124US$), Swimming (450£
/ 700US$), and Cycling (325£ / 500US$) are among the most popular
and good final tickets for Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing,
and Diving won't be cheap.
The opening and closing ceremony will be at the new constructed
Olympic Stadium which has a capacity of 80,000 seats. With
organisers expecting 250,000 people to flow into Olympic Park each
day of the games, this is likely to be the biggest Olympic Games