U.S. Tennis Open 2018 - Ticket Purchase & Getting There
- US Tennis Open
Take the Flushing-bound #7 train from Times
Square or Grand Central to the Mets - Willets Point station. The Billie Jean King Tennis Center
is about 3-minute walk down the ramp from the station.
The Long Island Rail Road to Mets - Willets Point.
Metro-North to Grand Central Terminal, then by subway
#7 train to Mets - Willets Point station.
year's US Tennis Open is expected to attract a record crowd of over
650,000 ticket holders as the world's top
tennis players compete in New York City from Monday, August 27 through Sunday,
September 9, 2018.
the 138th edition in 2018, the US Tennis Open has over the decades
become the hottest ticket of the international tennis
Individual tickets for
the 2018 US Open go on sale to the general public in mid-June. American Express Card Members will have an opportunity to score tickets in an early sale several days prior to public availability in June.
Tickets may be purchased:
Ticketmaster at 1-866-OPEN-TIX
USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center box office in New
The USTA Billie
Jean King National Tennis Center ticket box office hours are Monday
Friday, 9 a.m. 5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.
4 p.m. The box office is closed Sundays and July 4.
US Open individual
ticket prices usually range from $40 to several hundred dollars. (NOTE: show up at the stadium box office and last minute sales can drop to $6 per ticket for some matches.) That said, online reseller prices can later skyrocket into the thousands of dollars per ticket for the final championship games.
For ticket plan availability,
group sales, disabled seating, and other US Open ticket information, call the USTA ticket office at 718-760-6363.
If you're an American Express Card holder, watch for special offers to get a jump on ticket purchase announced the week before tickets go on sale to the general public.
US Tennis Open Grounds Admission Tickets
For a cheaper day at the Open, the Grounds Pass or Grounds Admission tickets are available during the first week of the tournament, While Grounds Admission won't gain you access to the main venue at the Arthur Ashe Stadium, it does provide even more up-close views of professional tennis matches held in the Grandstand, the field courts, and sections of the Louis Armstrong Stadium.
Except for special reserved box seats at some of these venues, the majority of tickets are sold on a first-come first-served basis.
All about the US Tennis Open
in 1881 as a men's-only tournament - played on grass over a mere
several days in Newport, RI - the US Open is today a premier contest
of strength and skill by the world's top male and female tennis
with featuring one of the fastest court surfaces in professional
tennis, the US Open is the richest Grand Slam event in the world
with total prize money of more than than $35 million, with $1.9
million awarded each winner of the singles tournaments.
The US Tennis Open marks the culmination of the US
Open Series, the six-week summer tennis season linking all
major ATP and Sony Ericsson WTA Tour tournaments in North America
to the US Open.
more than 100 million viewers watched the US Open - on cable ESPN and related online streaming services - as international broadcasts reached 180 countries.