Reading Festival tickets

Reading Festival 2018

Richfield Avenue, Reading
Between Friday 24th Aug and Sunday 26th Aug 2018
Maximum of 4 tickets
Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.

Buy Tickets for Reading Festival 2018

Friday Day Ticket: Headliner - Fall Out Boy

£76.50 inc. booking fee

£69.50 face value

Saturday Day Ticket: Headliner - Kendrick Lamar

£76.50 inc. booking fee

£69.50 face value

Sunday Day Ticket: Headliner - Kings Of Leon

£76.50 inc. booking fee

£69.50 face value

Weekend Ticket

£221.40 inc. booking fee

£205.00 face value

Weekend Tickets + Early Entry Pass

£241.40 inc. booking fee

£225.00 face value

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Important Information

No unaccompanied under 16’s allowed on site.
Under 13’s (12yrs and under) are admitted free, but must be accompanied by a paying ticket holder (18+) at all times.

Event Information

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Friday Day Tickets are valid for entry from 9.30am on Friday 24th August 2018
There is no camping allowed for Day Ticket holders
Day Ticket/wristband holders are not permitted to access the campsites and are not permitted to sleep in the carparks.
There is no readmission on a Day Ticket so once day ticket holders have exchanged their ticket for a wristband, they cannot leave the site and re-enter. Day ticket holders will not be able to leave temporarily to access their cars, or nearby shops etc
Day Ticket holders may only enter the festival via the Green Day Gate. The coach drop off point is off Richfield Avenue, approximately a 10-15 minute walk to the Green Day Gate,
Day ticket holders should expect queues at the Green Day Gate. There is a short walk to the arena so day ticket holders should arrive with plenty of time in advance of the first act that they wish to see – no refunds will be given for acts missed.
3 individual Day Tickets (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) do not equal a weekend ticket and cannot be swapped or upgraded to include campsite access. The festival campsites are only accessible to weekend ticket holders.
Tickets are not transferable and only valid when purchased from official agents of Festival Republic.
Lost & Stolen tickets will not be replaced – this also applies to tickets which have been left at home, lost or miss-delivered by Royal Mail, or lost at any point prior to being exchanged for a wristband, including in the queue lanes, either before or after the ticket scan point.
Refunds are only considered on major cancellation, substantial alteration or by special exception determined by Festival Republic.
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Please adhere to published ticket limits. Persons who exceed the ticket limit may have any or all of their order(s) and tickets cancelled without prior notice by Gigantic in its discretion. This includes: orders associated with the same name, e-mail address, billing address, credit card number or other information.

The arena opens & closes:
Friday – arena entrances open approx 11am – stages finish approx. 11.30pm – arena closes 4am
Saturday - arena entrances open approx 11am – stages finish approx. 11.30pm – arena closes 4am
Sunday - arena entrances open approx 11am – stages finish approx. 11.30pm – arena closes 4am
Please note these times are approximate and subject to Health & Safety checks prior to each opening.

Early Entry Passes are not an Entry Ticket – valid only when presented with a Weekend Reading Ticket.
Early Entry Passes are valid for campsite entry from 6pm on Wednesday 22nd August 2018.
Early Entry Passes are not valid for use with Guest/Disabled Tickets.
Friday Day Tickets are valid for entry from 9.30am on Friday 24th August 2018
There is no camping allowed for Day Ticket holders
Day Ticket/wristband holders are not permitted to access the campsites and are not permitted to sleep in the carparks.
There is no readmission on a Day Ticket so once day ticket holders have exchanged their ticket for a wristband, they cannot leave the site and re-enter. Day ticket holders will not be able to leave temporarily to access their cars, or nearby shops etc
Day Ticket holders may only enter the festival via the Green Day Gate. The coach drop off point is off Richfield Avenue, approximately a 10-15 minute walk to the Green Day Gate,
Day ticket holders should expect queues at the Green Day Gate. There is a short walk to the arena so day ticket holders should arrive with plenty of time in advance of the first act that they wish to see – no refunds will be given for acts missed.
3 individual Day Tickets (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) do not equal a weekend ticket and cannot be swapped or upgraded to include campsite access. The festival campsites are only accessible to weekend ticket holders.

Disabled access customers should first buy a Weekend or Day Ticket. Please buy your festival ticket first via https://reading-festival.frontgatetickets.com. You will then need to apply for access to disabled facilities and/or a free PA ticket via www.readingfestival.com/information. Only buy your ticket if you are applying for a Carer/PA Ticket. If you are not offered a free ticket for a PA but you still wish to bring someone and the event has sold out by the time we inform you, we can make one ticket available to buy.
The application period is not yet open, but if you wish to be notified when it opens please send your name and contact details to accessuk@festivalrepublic.com and they will add you to the list. Once the application period is open they will send you their registration form.
Please Note: Only buy your ticket, do not buy a ticket for your PA as this will NOT be refunded if you are approved a PA ticket through the application. If you are not offered a free ticket for a PA but you still wish to bring someone, and the event has sold out by the time we inform you, we can make one ticket available to buy.
Telephone Number(s):
Any queries regarding the registration process, please contact:

Email: accessuk@festivalrepublic.com

Telephone: Disabled Access Coordinator 0207 009 3487
Service Hours: office hours.