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2015-16 Single Tickets

Tickets to the Met’s 2015-16 season are now on sale. Need help choosing your operas? Just answer a few simple questions.

Tickets to the Met¹s 2015­16 season are now on sale. Need help choosing your operas? Just answer a few simple questions.

2015-16 Subscriptions
2015-16 Subscriptions

Build the subscription package that’s right for you. Save 15% with a season subscription of 6-9 operas, or Create Your Own series of 3 or more.

Important dates

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  • Feb 18 2015/16 subscriptions go on sale
  • June 28 Individual tickets go on sale to the general public
  • Sep 21 Opening night of the 2015-16 season

Special Offers

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Tickets to the Met start at just $25, with more than a third of Met tickets available for under $100. Here are some other ways to get access to lower-priced tickets at the Met.

Rush Tickets
Rush Tickets

Orchestra seats are available on the day of the performance for $25. Online only.


Whether you’re a group of students, professionals, friends, or travelers, the Met offers benefits and discounts when you book 10 or more tickets to a single performance.


Register with your student ID to get access to special low student rates online.

Fridays Under 40
Fridays Under 40

Ten Friday performances are designated as “Fridays Under Forty” for audiences aged 40 and under. Together with an 8pm start time, these performances will include opportunities to socialize and learn more about the Met.

Holidays at Half Price
Holidays at Half Price

Young audiences are the focus of a new holiday-time ticket initiative: from Thanksgiving through the end of 2015, audience members 18 and younger pay half price for all performances (subject to availability).

Standing Room
Standing Room

Standing room tickets go on sale on the day of the performance and are available in the Orchestra and Family Circle.

Gift Cards

The perfect gift! Met Gift Cards are available in six elegant designs and can be redeemed for tickets, merchandise, and more.

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Sunday: Noon – 6 pm

By Phone
Hours: Monday - Saturday, 10 am - 8 pm, Sunday, Noon - 6 pm
Patron Ticket Service: 212-501-3460

By Mail or Fax

Address to: Met Ticket Service
Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center,
New York, New York 10023
Fax: 212-870-7695

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Ticket Policies

At the Box Office
There are no refunds, exchanges or cancellations on single tickets. Subscribers and Patrons receive exchange benefits.

If you are unable to use your tickets, you may donate them back to the Met.

Donations must be received prior to the performance either by mail, by calling 212-362-6000 or in person at the Box Office. Ticket donations cannot be accepted after the performance has begun. 

Please mail your tickets to:

Metropolitan Opera
PO Box 1704
New York, NY 10023

A tax receipt for your donation will be mailed accordingly.  

Demand-Based Pricing
Prices for all performances are subject to change (increase and decrease) based on sales. The prices on the website are adjusted in real time and reflect the most current price for each performance.

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