How To Buy Resale Tickets On Ticketmaster: Step-By-Step Guide

Are you eyeing a sold-out concert or event?

Don’t worry; Ticketmaster’s resale market might have you covered. The buying resale ticket process is the same as buying a direct ticket but the price might be slightly higher or lower than the original price.

This blog will guide you through the step-by-step process of how to buy resale tickets on Ticketmaster.

Understanding Ticketmaster’s Resale Eligibility

Ticketmaster provides a resale service for many events, allowing ticket holders to sell their tickets safely and securely. To check if an event offers resale tickets:

  • Log into your Ticketmaster account.
  • Search for the event and click on it.
  • If resale is available, you will see tickets listed as “Verified Resale Ticket.”
  • Currently, PayPal, Klarna or Ticketmaster Gift Cards are not available. It might be updated in the future.

How To Buy The Resale Tickets Online on Ticketmaster

Step 1: Find Your Event

Sign into your Ticketmaster account. If you don’t have one sign up into Ticketmaster.

Step 2: Search for the Event

Once on the event page, Search for the event. You can also use location and date to filter the Event.

  • Select the “Event” from the search list and click on the “See Tickets” Button.
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  • Select your event and Click on “Find Tickets.

You will be redirected to the interactive seat map.

Step 3: Choose Your Seats

  • If seats are available you will see “blue colour sections” on the map and click on it.
  • If you see a “Pink round arrow symbol seat” means a ticket is being sold by another fan and is available for you to buy. 
  • You can see the Ticket filter section on the left-hand side of the map. Where you can “adjust the price range” and seat number along with verified resale tickets.
  • Select the resale seats(Pink seats) you’re interested in purchasing. You’ll be able to see the price set by the seller.
  • Select the number of seats and Click on “Buy Now“.
  • You will get a loading message that says “Sit tight, We’re securing your Verified Tickets”

Step 4: Do Checkout

  • After selecting your tickets, review the seat details and price to ensure they meet your expectations.
  • Proceed to checkout by clicking on the “Place Order” button.
  • Then, enter your payment information and confirm the purchase.

Step 5: Ticket Confirmation

  • Once your purchase is complete, you’ll receive a ticket. You can take the printout and prepare for your event.