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London Olympics 2012 Tickets

London Olympics, starting from 25th July 2012 are already giving a kick of excitement to the sports crazy populace all across the world. The die hard fans of the sport have already planned to watch several tournaments and competitions live. But the essential question is how and from where to obtain the tickets to be a part of this coveted and grand tournament.

Tickets for Olympic 2012: Facts

Sale of tickets for the football tournament starts on30th April 2012.
End of the sale of tickets for the tournament ends on6th May 2012
Price of the ticket$20.00
Card accepted for saleOnly Visa (debit, credit and prepaid)
Prerequisites to buy the ticketA visa card issued before 30th September 2011 An online ticketing account
Olympic Games Priority Sales (for those who could not get the tickets in the first round of sales).11May to 17 May 2012
Sale of tickets for Paralympic Games starts on 21st May 2012 (from 11am)
Sale of tickets for Olympics games starts on23rd May 2012(from 11am)
New tickets on general sale from29th May 2012(from 11am)

There are several tournaments where the winners are awarded at the spot and these are marked with the sign of a medal. You may book the tickets based on this fact. You will have to go through an online verification procedure by Visa, the first time you book a ticket. You can find information on venues and price of tickets before you choose for yourself. Availability of tickets can also be checked online. Certain sessions have limited number of seats which are given on first come first serve basis. Once you purchase the tickets, they'll be delivered to you after you get the verification by Visa. Tickets are only available for the Olympic Football Tournament for the time being. Tickets for other Olympic and Paralympics games are up for sale now. There are special prices on the booking of several tickets.

Resale of the tickets

In case you want to cancel your visit to the London Olympics 2012 and wish to put your ticket up for resale, you can do so only through the online resale programme of the London Olympics 2012.

Last Updated on 8/6/2012