Metropolitan Opera Rush Tickets
- Subject to availability, $25 Rush Tickets are offered online on the day of the performance.
- Tickets go on sale for Monday through Friday evening performances at Noon, for matinees four hours before curtain, and for Saturday evenings at 2:00 pm.
- Rush tickets for the Opening Night Gala will go on sale on Friday, September 20 at noon.
- Please be sure to log in before trying to purchase Rush Tickets. These tickets are only available online and are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. You may print your tickets at home or pick them up at the box office.
- Customers are only allowed to purchase up to two tickets to one performance every seven days. Specific seat locations are chosen by the Met and are not negotiable.
- Rush tickets often sell out within minutes, especially for high demand performances. Rush tickets are not available for all performances and the New Year's Eve gala is specifically excluded.
- If you encounter difficulty purchasing Rush tickets online, please contact 212-362-6000 for availability and more information. We also continue to provide affordable ticket options in our Family Circle and Standing Room sections.
- The Met reserves the right to change the terms of Rush Tickets and/or end the offer at any time without notice.