Question: Is StubHub Or Ticketmaster Cheaper?

Do tickets on StubHub get cheaper?

Yes they do.

You just have to give it time and keep checking back.

Typically, as the event date gets closer, ticket holders selling on the StubHub marketplace will lower their prices so as to get rid of the inventory of tickets they have, for better to make money at a cheaper rate than to completely lose your profit..

Is StubHub the same as Ticketmaster?

No. Stubhub is not related to Ticketmaster/live nation. … Word of advice- do not buy tickets from stubhub if you can help it.

Is StubHub or SeatGeek better?

For fees, we have found that SeatGeek is better overall, but we like StubHub’s transparency. For example, SeatGeek builds the fees into the price of the ticket, while StubHub will show the add-ons. … And if you want to know exactly what it is you’re paying for StubHub is the better choice.

Why do concert ticket prices fluctuate?

Tickets prices on the primary market almost never fluctuate. Tickets prices on the secondary ticket market frequently fluctuate but they usually remain high in the first days, even weeks, of going on sale. That’s because the seller isn’t under pressure to move their product.

Are tickets from StubHub reliable?

StubHub is a trustworthy site for locating hard-to-find tickets to events that are listed as sold out everywhere else. The company makes it exceptionally easy to search through available seats and to determine which tickets constitute the best deals.

How do StubHub tickets work?

When you buy a type of mobile ticket on StubHub, you’ll view the ticket on your phone. Then you’ll scan the barcode or QR code at the gate. StubHub offers several kinds of mobile tickets. … You can also visit StubHub on a mobile web browser and scan the ticket from the order in your account.

How do I get StubHub discounts?

StubHub sometimes offers discounts when you buy three or more tickets. Keep an eye out for Black Friday and holiday sales. The newsletter will let you know about these kind of events. If you spend more than $10,000 at StubHub in a 12-month period you’ll be automatically enrolled in the StubHub Beyond program.

When’s the best time to buy concert tickets?

Based on the pattern above, the best time to buy a concert ticket is about 55 days before a show (the earlier the better). If that time has passed, then you’re better off waiting until the day of the show to buy your ticket as prices are likely to gradually fall over the last 30-35 days.

How much does StubHub add to ticket price?

“It is free to list tickets for sale, and to search for tickets to buy on StubHub. On each completed transaction, the buyer pays a 10% fee, and sellers are charged a 15% fee. For example, on the sale of a $100 ticket, the buyer would pay $110. The seller would net $85.”

Why are StubHub fees so high?

The fees essentially are the money that StubHub receives for providing a service to the customer (buyer or seller, there are fees on both sides). This is to pay for fraud protection, integrations with partner’s ticketing systems, operational costs ,and to obviously profit.

Can I get scammed on StubHub?

If you can get scammed on stubhub, I would say it is more likely that it is the seller getting scammed. Yes you can. I spent almost $1600 on tickets. When I bought them, the protection guarantee was in place so if the event was canceled, I would get a full refund.

How do you avoid ticket fees?

Try purchasing tickets through a discount site, such as Goldstar.com, which charges service fees but compensates by selling tickets at half-price. Or go old-school and book through the box office, where convenience fees, if any, are much lower.

Which is better StubHub or Ticketmaster?

In theory, both portals are similar. StubHub has a sketchy customer service, but its fees are crystal clear and it is easy to use. TicketMaster has merged with Live Nation, so in theory, it should have a much higher selection of tickets. Its fees, however, tend to be slightly bigger.

Can StubHub sell fake tickets?

The actual act of posting fake tickets on Stubhub is something anyone can do, so long as they have an account created. Once armed with that, you would then need to go through the listing process of putting up your fake tickets for sale, followed by pricing them.

Does eBay still own StubHub?

The next year, eBay acquired StubHub for $310 million.

How do I avoid fees on StubHub?

Members of Ticket Club get the same tickets to the same events – without the massive fees charged by StubHub. It’s normally $49.99 for the first year, but we’re giving away one-year memberships for free as a special promotion. Once you join, you’ll never want to use StubHub again.