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The Final | Wembley ticket details announced!

17 May 2017

Selling criteria, ticket prices and how to purchase via See Tickets

After our magnificent win last night, we’re on our way to Wembley!

Reading will challenge for a place in the Premier League in the Play-Off Final at Wembley Stadium on Monday 29th May, kick-off 3pm. And we can now announce full ticket details for the end of season showpiece…

Our allocation
We have been given a full allocation of 38,342 tickets for the match. These will be situated in the East half of Wembley Stadium.

On sale date
Tickets for the final will be available to purchase from 9am on Thursday 18th May.

Ticket prices
Pricing categories at Wembley Stadium are split into five sections and there is also a concession rate for Senior Citizens and children aged 16 and under.

Category 1 Adults £98 | 65 and over / 16 and under £49
Category 2 Adults £76 | 65 and over / 16 and under £38
Category 3 Adults £64 | 65 and over / 16 and under £32
Category 4 Adults £52 | 65 and over / 16 and under £26
Category 5 Adults £36 | 65 and over / 16 and under £18

How to buy
Due to the large ticket allocation and the fact that the club’s ticketing system is not designed to sell tickets for Wembley Stadium, the Club are using SEE Tickets to sell Play-Off Final tickets to provide the most efficient service to our supporters.

So ALL tickets will be sold via See Tickets – online at www.seetickets.com/go/readingfc or via phone on 0871 297 0055.

In order to purchase, supporters will need to have each customer number and surname they are purchasing for.

Due to the anticipated demand, the club and SEE Tickets recommend booking online as the easiest and most convenient method of purchasing your seats. Supporters will also be able to view a Wembley seating plan online and choose which block they would like to sit in.

However, if you choose to purchase your tickets over the phone, calls to the ticket hotline will cost 6p per min plus standard network charges, mobile rates may vary.

Disabled supporters will also be able to purchase tickets via See, by calling a dedicated disabled supporter hotline - 0871 230 7158.

No tickets will be sold by Reading Football Club’s Ticket Office. For this reason, please could we politely ask supporters not to visit or call the Ticket Office with any enquiries regarding Play-Off Final tickets.

When to buy
Reading Football Club have to adhere to a very strict selling criteria set by the EFL and Wembley Stadium, so only blocks 501-508 will initially be on sale in level 5. All tickets need to be sold on Level 1 and 2 before opening further blocks in level 5.

Ticket sales will be split into TWO separate periods of sale.

Period 1 – opens at 9am on Thursday 18th May 2017
• All current Season Ticket Holders and Half Season Ticket Holders (x2 per person)
• All new 2017-18 Season Ticket Holders (x2 per person)
• Member Card Holders with a minimum of 750 Royalty points (x1 per person)

Supporters qualifying for this period of sale are guaranteed a seat as long they purchase before the start of the second selling period.

There is a maximum of 10 tickets per transaction if purchasing tickets on behalf of other supporters. All supporters making the purchase must have a valid qualifying customer number - however neither a Member Card nor a customer number is required for any of the 'additional tickets' purchased by ST, HST or Member Card holders during this period.

This sales period will allow Season Ticket Holders and most loyal members to have first choice of blocks and a guaranteed ticket.

Period 2 – opens at 9am on Friday 19th May 2017
• All Season Ticket Holders will be able to purchase an additional 2 tickets (4 in total)
• All Member Card Holders with 750+ Royalty points will be able to purchase an additional 3 tickets (4 in total)
• Member Card Holders with a minimum of 50 Royalty points (x4 per person)
• Member Card Holders with a minimum of 25 Royalty points (x2 per person)

There is a maximum of 10 tickets per transaction if purchasing tickets on behalf of other supporters. All supporters making the purchase must have a valid qualifying customer number - however neither a Member Card nor a customer number is required for any of the 'additional tickets' purchased by ST, HST or Member Card holders during this period.

If supporters have a purchase history but have not got a member card, they are advised to contact the Ticket Office prior to Period 2 commencing!

Please note, there will be no further selling criteria and this match is unlikely to be going on general sale based on EFL and Wembley regulations.

Family Area
Wembley Stadium have designated approximately 1,700 seats in Blocks 105 to 108 in the East side of the Stadium as a Family Area for Reading supporters.

Tickets in this area are only available to fans who are purchasing 16 and under tickets at a ratio of no more than one adult for one child, at a maximum of four children for every adult ticket.

We anticipate blocks 109-114 being the loudest sections on the day of the game, so we advise that those accompanying young children to purchase tickets in other areas of Wembley Stadium.

Disabled supporters
Disabled supporters will also be able to purchase tickets via See, by calling a dedicated disabled supporter hotline - 0871 230 7158. However, please note that the selling criteria set out above still applies.

We have an allocation of a maximum of 125 wheelchair spaces and 128 assistant spaces. The price charged is equivalent to the relevant price or the area in which they are situated, with personal assistants gaining access free of charge.

Ambulant disabled supporters will be able to purchase online and claim a free personal assistant or they are able to call the disabled hotline to secure their seats. Tickets will cost the same as has been explained above.

Disabled blue badge parking is also available to purchase at a cost of £15 per space via www.wembleyofficialparking.com. A shuttle bus service will be available from Wembley Park station to Wembley Stadium. For further information and to book a place on this, supporters can call 020 8838 1353 or visit www.brentct.org.uk.

For all visually impaired supporters, Wembley Stadium operates a free of charge system for personal commentary receivers with either a headset or a mini-induction loop so commentary of the game is available. These can be used anywhere within the seated bowl and need to be pre-booked by e-mailing accessforall@wembleystadium.com.

For more information regarding disabled facilities at Wembley, please visit: www.wembleystadium.com/TheStadium/StadiumGuide/DisabledAccess

Horseman Coaches
We are pleased to announce that Horseman will be providing the official coach travel to Wembley for the club.

Coaches will depart from Madejski Stadium at 11.30am on matchday, where parking will be available for all fans.

Travel to and from Wembley Stadium will be £25 per seat.

Tickets must be booked in advance. To book your coach travel tickets, call Horseman Coaches on 0118 975 3811.

Important additional information
From 9am on Thursday 18th May, SEE Tickets will be open 24 hours a day, both online and over the phone.

All children (aged 16 and under) must be accompanied by a responsible adult. No children over the age of 2 years will be allowed entry without a valid ticket.

There is a £2.40 per ticket booking fee for every ticket sold online or over the phone. Postage costs of £2.25 for First Class or £6.50 for Registered Post will be applied to each transaction.

Any ticket purchase enquiries should be made to See Tickets’ customer service department. For further information, visit www.seetickets.com/customerservice.



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