Over 700,000 will be available for 200 sessions, including 21 sports and Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
A list of confirmed venues can be found on the website
The sport competition schedule is available on the website
Ticket prices for sport competitions are 7 and 10 TMT. For ceremonies ticket prices are 50, 70, 100, and 500 TMT.
The number of price categories offered per sport depend on the configuration and capacity of each venue.
Price categories are an indication of seat locations inside the venues. Most of the venues will have only one price category.
The number of price categories offered per sport depend on the configuration and capacity of each venue. Category A represents the best seats in a venue with the highest price. Category B the second highest price, and so on. All price categories for venues are indicated on seating maps, which can be found here.
No extra fees will be applied other than the price indicated on your ticket.
Complimentary tickets (free of charge) will be available for:
- Children under 14 years of age for all sport competitions.
- Spectators with accessibility needs and their companion for all sport competitions.
Complimentary tickets for children or spectators with accessibility needs are available at all Ticket Sales Points from 29 of July.
Below you can see full summary of Ashgabat 2017 pricing structure.
|Adults||Full price||Full price|
|Children 0-14 years old||Free||Full price|
|Accessible / Amenity||Free||Full price|
VIP tickets are available for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies. For more information call Ticket Hot Line +993 12 94-88-88
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Tickets will be available for sale on a first-come, first-served basis in our official Ticket Sales Point across the country from 29 July, and in Venue Box Offices during Games time.
Ticket Sales Points locations and operating hours are listed here
To buy tickets at any Ticket Sales Point, you will be required to present the following documents:
- Your valid passport
- Valid passports of any other person you wish to buy tickets for
- Birth certificate of any child under 14 years old, you want to buy tickets for
International spectators can buy tickets via our official Authorised Ticket Resellers, a full list of which can be found here.
We recommend that all international buyers have a valid visa for Turkmenistan, before buying tickets. Also, be aware that it is up to Authorised Ticket Reseller to define the refund policy in case if you cannot travel to Turkmenistan.
- Turkmenistan citizens can only buy tickets using an original valid copy of your national passport or birth certificate for individuals under 14 years old.
- Internationals can buy tickets with any valid ID that includes: photo, full name, date of birth, serial number and that is issued by a foreign Government Authority
No, tickets can be only sold upon presenting an original valid copy of above specified documents.
All the venues will have General Admission seating by sector.
General Admission means that you will not have an allocated seat prior to arrival. Once you arrive in the seating area in venue, you can select a seat for the price category and sector you have purchased.
Early arrival will allow you to occupy the best seat available.
Yes, if you buy ticket within the same sector and arrive to venue early to occupy seats next to each other
Each individual can buy maximum of 30 tickets across all sessions. To allow for fair distribution of tickets in light of high demand, additional ticket sales limitations will be applied to particular competitions. These may vary depending on the type of the event and an expected demand for tickets.
You will get your tickets at the Ticket Sales Points at the moment of purchase.
Yes, they will need to present the original copy of your valid passport.
Tickets cannot be replaced if lost or stolen. Please note that exposure to water, dirt, heat or sunlight may damage your ticket. Should any part of a ticket become illegible, it may result in the holder being refused admission to the venue and redirected to the Ticket Sales Point to purchase a new ticket.
We will accept the following methods of payment:
- The following debit/credit card will be accepted: Visa, Visa Electron, MasterCard, Maestro.
- Cash payments in TMT only.
The exchange rate will be the one set by your credit card issuer on the day that payment is processed.
Tickets for children under 14 years old
YES. Everyone requires a ticket
For all sport session there will be complimentary tickets for children under 14. Tickets will be available for pick up at any Ticket Sales points. A birth certificate will be required for complimentary ticket collections.
There will be no complimentary tickets for children for Opening and Closing Ceremonies. There are no age restrictions for the Ceremonies although due to loud music and other sound/light effects we highly recommend that children do not to attend the event.
Please note that Ticket Holders under fourteen (14) years old can attend any event only when accompanied by an adult (18+) with a Ticket and a valid Passport.
Once you have purchased tickets it is not possible to exchange, cancel, return, or resell them.
Ticket resale is prohibited and may result in tickets being invalidated.
If a competition is postponed or rescheduled, the tickets for such competition shall be valid for the postponed/rescheduled competition.
If a competition is postponed or rescheduled, ticket holders may not apply for a refund up to the start of the postponed or rescheduled competition.
If a competition is cancelled, the ticket holders may apply for a refund in accordance with the refund policy, which can be found in here.
Ashgabat 2017 supports the principle of equal opportunities and access for all and the provision of tickets does not discriminate against spectators with impairments.
For all sporting competitions (except for Opening and Closing Ceremonies), there will be complimentary tickets available for spectators with accessibility needs and one companion. Complimentary tickets will be available at all Ticket Sales Points.
Spectators with accessibility needs will be seated in an accessible seating area or provided with a wheelchair space (subject to availability).
Spectators will be required to provide a special medical ID certificate to collect complimentary tickets and to enter the venue. If unable to provide appropriate eligibility documentation for the complimentary ticket, spectators will be refused entry to the venue and be redirected to the Ticket Sales Points to purchase a full price ticket.
If more than one companion ticket is required, full price will be applied for additional companions.
The number of wheelchair spaces and accessible seats will vary from venue to venue, and the earlier we can have your requests, the better.
We will do our best to allocate seats next to the accessibility areas in venues. However, this may not always be possible and is subject to availability.
To get more information on accessible and/or companion tickets, please send a request to email@example.com and we will consider your requirements. Seats are subject to availability.
Tickets purchased anywhere else but the Ashgabat 2017 Ticket Sales Points and the Authorized Ticket Resellers will not be valid.
Should you have any suspicions about illegal ticket sales activity, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that we are not responsible for the processing, customer service or fulfilment of unauthorized ticket sales. You are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets from Ashgabat 2017 official Ticket Sales Channels only.
Tickets may not be used for advertising, promotion, auctions, fundraising or marketing purposes (including competitions, contests and sweepstakes). Please see the Ashgabat 2017 Terms and Conditions of Ticket Purchase and Use.
The Ashgabat 2017 Ticketing team is reachable via email at email@example.com from Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm
For additional assistance and information, you may dial short number +993-12-94-8888 – Ticketing Hot Line.
Calls are free of charge from all landlines. For calls from mobile operators in Turkmenistan and other regions regular rates are applicable.
For all queries from abroad please call +993-12-94-8888