Wimbledon 2014 Tickets

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Thursday, July 11th, 2013 | 3

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Buying Wimbledon tickets at a face value is a big task now a days, there are several ways which you can try and get your hands on the tickets for the best days and matches of your choices and before you read any further you should know that this grand slam is the hardest to buy tickets for.

Wimbledon 2014 Tickets – Update
Andy Murray won the Wimbledon title 2013 and United Kingdom was buzzing with the success of first british player to have won Wimbledon in 77 years of wait, which means demand for next Wimbledon Championship will be even more and for that you have to start planning already. Public ballot is the right way to buy tickets for Wimbledon 2014 and here is the right application process.

The Public Ballot:
For Entry into the public ballot, Between 1 August 2013 to 15 December 2013 fans must request an application form by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope to AELTC, P.O. BOX 98, London SW19 5AE

Completed forms than should be returned before the New Year’s eve and than by February 2014 lucky applicants will be informed.

However you can not request tickets for specific days or matches, in public ballot all is decided randomly, so your odds of getting the desired tickets are far less, but there are other ways to buy tickets which are discess below.

Before we explain you best ways of buying Wimbledon tickets online or at the tennis courts on the day of the matches, we will first explain how Wimbledon tickets are distributed. here is the short review of ticket distribution among general public, players media and officials.

Total of sales – 53%
Debenture – 17%
Hospitality Packages – 9%
Others – 21%

Okay so now we will give you the ways in which you can buy tickets for the Wimbledo, here are a few ways which are possible to get tickets online and in person.

  1. Get in the que to buy tickets in Person
  2. Public ballot Application
  3. British Tennis Member ballot
  4. Ticketmaster Wimbledon tickets ( prices are a bit expensive)
  5. Tickets Resale Option
  6. Buy Hospitality Packages (if you can afford )
  7. Buy Tour Packages (if coming outside London or UK )
  8. Become a member of the AELTC

Wait in The Queue outside the court on the matchdays

To be at Wimbledon it is a great experience to even be in the que to get tickets, you will have to arrive early and here are the direction to the Wimbledon Park.

Tube station – Southfields about 10 minutes walk to Wimbledon Park
Opening time: Wimbledon Park gates open at around 6 AM in the morning
Cash Only – Please make sure you have enough cash to buy tickets as there is no option of paying it via credit card or debit card. (ATM Machine is located nearer)

Availability of number of Tickets

  1. Centre Court – 500 tickets Everyday except semifinals and Finals day
  2. Court No.1 – 500 tickets Everyday.
  3. Court No.2 – 500 tickets Everyday
  4. Ground Passes: 3,000 ground passes are available each day.

Buy Wimbledon Tickets with Ticketmaster Online

Ticketmaster is one of the biggest and most trusted source of buying sports tickets online in UK, and they have this official affiliation with Wimbledon as well which makes it even more trsut worth. They have quite a few tickets on sale for every match day so you can buy tickets from them, here is a small guide to buy tickets Via Ticketsmaster

  • Make a Ticketmaster.com account, and be ready when the tickets go on sale.
  • You need to add your credit card or debit card details, Ticketmaster will verify
  • One things to make note of is the card you use to pay for tickets, is needed to get entry on the day in courts so use a card which you can bring with you

Buy Wimbledon Tickets Online at viagogo.co.uk

One of the biggest tickets exchange site in Uk, they always have tickets for the Wimbledon and they are very trusted site, and if you buy tickets there you will probably be buying tickets which are being sold by other fans so no worry about scam tickets or somthing

Buy Resale tickets at Wimbledon
Court ticket holders can sell their tickets if they dont want to stay at Wimbledon for all day, and Wimbledon authorities resell those tickets to people again and tickets resale begin at around 2 PM UK time and if you really need tickets so should get into the ques early because it can take sometime.

Buy Hospitality Packages for Wimbledon
one of the expensive but worth it option is when you buy Hospitality Packages for Wimbledon you can do so at Wimbledone official hospitality packeges suppliers and for more imformation you can visit http://www.wimbledon.com/en_GB/about_aeltc/201205091336576367681.html

Buy a tour Tour Packages to Wimbledon
one more option is where you can buy Tour package to visit Wimbledon during the Championship, specilly if you are coming from abroad or outside London, that includes Tickets, Accomodation and tours to London city.

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