Box office

The simplest and quickest way to obtain your ticket. Using the Print@Home facility, you can book your precise seat via a secure link on our website. A 3-D plan of the auditorium shows you the view from your selected seat onto the stage. Once you have paid for your tickets by credit card online, you can print them out at home. A barcode guarantees the authenticity of the tickets. Reduced-price tickets cannot be booked online. 

Online-booking

Online-Booking for Weblogin-costumers

A limited ticket quota for all the performances in a given month is available for unrestricted sale on the third Saturday of the previous month.

* AMAG people’s performances are excluded from the above-mentioned regulations. People’s performance tickets are put on sales one month before the performance. If the day when ticket sales for these performances falls on a Sunday or public holiday, advanced ticket sales will begin the previous day on which the Box Office is open. A maximum of four (4) tickets may be sold to one person for AMAG people’s performances.

Terms and conditions for online ticket sales

FAQ's onlinebooking

 

Advance ticket sales

Advance ticket sales

Subscription sales for the 2013/2014 season begin on April 1st 2014. Unrestricted advance sales for individual tickets for all performances* begin on June 14th 2014. You can acquire your tickets as usual in writing, by telephone, online or in person at the Zurich Opera Box Office.

Members of the Friends of Zurich Opera and the Friends of Zurich Ballet, shareholders of the Opera House, and subscribers can already exercise their right to priority sales on June 7th 2014 at the Box Office or by telephone.

Written orders

Written orders (possible only in price categories 1–4) are binding and will be processed from the 8 June 2013 in the order in which they are received. You will be informed of the seats allocated to you in the form of an invoice; once this has been paid, the tickets will be sent to you by post. A processing fee of CHF 8 will be charged. Ticket orders sent by fax or e-mail will be treated as written orders. Written orders cannot be placed for AMAG people’s performances.

print@home

The simplest and quickest way to obtain your ticket. Using the Print@Home facility, you can book your precise seat via a secure link on our website. A 3-D plan of the auditorium shows you the view from your selected seat onto the stage. Once you have paid for your tickets by credit card online, you can print them out at home. A barcode guarantees the authenticity of the tickets. Reduced-price tickets cannot be booked online.

Group orders

For group orders, please contact the Box Office.

Payment

We accept cash, Maestro Card, Postcard, Eurocard, Visa, Diners, American Express and UBS KeyClub points.

Other booking offices

Musik Hug, Jecklin, Jelmoli Zürich City, Migros City, SBB Zurich Main Station

 

Prices

 

Auditorium plan

 

Box office

OPENING HOURS

Telephone sales

Monday to Saturday,
11.30 am bis 6 pm,
Tel. +41 44 268 66 66
ticketbestellung@opernhaus.ch

Counter opening hours

Monday to Saturday, 11 am to1 1/2 hours till curtain up.

On days without performances till 6 pm.

On Sundays, evening ticket sales only:
1 1/2  hours before curtain up

BOX OFFICE

Opera Zurich
Falkenstrasse 1 
CH-8008 Zürich 
tickets[at]opernhaus.ch

T +41 44 268 66 66 
F +41 44 257 65 55

 

 

Terms and conditions for online purchases

Contractual conditions for online ticket purchases and vouchers


1. Transaction
The purchase contract between the client and Zurich Opera House (Opernhaus Zürich AG) is concluded by clicking the “Conclude order” field after having selected certain seats at a certain performance and entered the client’s and credit card details in the appropriate fields. Once purchased, tickets can neither be returned nor exchanged.

2. Payment
Payment is only possible with one of the following credit cards: MASTER-CARD/EUROCARD, VISA, AMEXCO, DINERS.

3. Booking fees
A fee of CHF 5 is charged for all online bookings.

If the client selects the “Delivery (CHF 8)” option, the tickets will be sent to the delivery address indicated by the client. A fee of CHF 8 per booking will be charged for delivery. Print@home is free of charges.

4. Reductions
Reductions, particularly for students/pupils, senior citizens, persons drawing disability pensions, members of the Zurich Theatre Association.

5. Vouchers
Vouchers cannot be claimed online.

6. Seat availability
Seats available for online ticket sales are restricted to those indicated as available on the internet. Zurich Opera House reserves the right to alter the seating plan and to allocate other (equivalent or better) seats to the client if the alteration means that the seat booked is no longer available or enjoyment of the performance is considerably impaired from the seat in question.

7. Detailed information on seats
Please note that all boxes are furnished with chairs in the first row and with raised stools in the second to fourth rows. All other seats are upholstered armchairs.

8. Programme changes
Zurich Opera House reserves the right to cancel a performance or to replace it with another work; to change the date or time of a performance; or to change the cast, even after advance ticket sales have begun. The definitive starting times are indicated in the daily press.

If a performance is cancelled or replaced by another work, or if the date of a performance is changed and no other seat can be allocated to the client after the number of seats has been reduced, the client is entitled to reimbursement of the price, including booking fees. This entitlement is forfeited if it is not claimed within ten days. This time limit begins on the day the performance should have taken place according to the programme that was valid when the tickets were bought.

In the event of changes to the cast or starting time of a performance, there is no entitlement to a reimbursement of the purchase price.

9. Audiovisual recordings by Zurich Opera House
Zurich Opera House makes audiovisual recordings of certain performances. To that end, it reserves the right to alter the seating plan to allow for positioning the cameras. The client declares that he/she agrees that such recordings are broadcast on television, released on DVD or published elsewhere, even if the client is visible on such recordings.

10. Visual and sound recordings
Clients are forbidden to make any kind of visual or sound recordings in the Opera House.

11. Place of jurisdiction
This ticket purchase contract is subject to Swiss law. The place of jurisdiction is the City of Zurich.


Opernhaus Zürich AG, November 2005