TAYLOR Swift’s fans in the UK have been eagerly anticipating the Eras Tour, and the excitement has been palpable as they scrambled to secure tickets for her performance at the renowned Principality Stadium in Cardiff. Despite the high demand, it may come as a surprise that there are still tickets available for the show. However, those looking to witness the Love Story singer’s live performance may need to brace themselves for steep prices.
Initially, lucky fans who managed to snag tickets with their presale codes were delighted to find prices starting at £86.90. But shock set in when they discovered that VIP tickets were listed at a staggering £600 or more. As the frenzy for tickets continued, fans are now faced with spending over £300 to get a chance to see Taylor Swift perform.
Presently, only Ticketmaster is selling tickets for Taylor’s show at the Principality Stadium on Tuesday, June 18, 2024. The stadium website redirects fans to Ticketmaster, while AXS announces that there are currently no tickets available.
For those still looking for tickets, Ticketmaster is offering two options: the Karama Is My Boyfriend Package for Front Standing Left and Front Standing Right, priced at £386.40, and the It’s Been A Long Time Coming Package, with seats in Sections L28, M29, and more, for a whopping £661.40.
However, due to the overwhelming demand, some fans have turned to resale platforms like Viagogo, where tickets have been listed at exorbitant prices, ranging from £673 to an eye-watering £3,352.
Authorities have issued warnings to fans about potential scams when purchasing resale tickets and have advised using the secure Ticketmaster Resale or AXS Resale options. While resale options have not been activated for the Cardiff event yet, they are available for other venues.
Interestingly, there has been a shift in Ticketmaster’s policy regarding ticket transferability. Previously, the company had issued a ‘lead booker’ warning, stating that tickets were non-transferable and that the purchaser must be present at the event. However, this policy seems to have changed, as resale options now allow fans to transfer tickets from one account to another after payment.
As the anticipation builds for the much-awaited show, fans are urged to exercise caution while exploring resale options and to be vigilant against potential scams. The Eras Tour promises to be a spectacular event, and fans are encouraged to secure their tickets through official channels to ensure a safe and unforgettable experience with Taylor Swift.