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Broadway Tickets at the TKTS Booths in New York City

Same day tickets to Broadway and Off-Broadway are 25-50% off at TKTS Booths

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TKTS Booth in Times Square

TKTS Booth in Times Square

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Want to see a Broadway show, but can't afford to pay $100 or more for tickets? New York City now has three TKTS Booths where you can pay as little as half-price for same day Broadway tickets (some even a day in advance).

One of the most popular ways to get discount tickets to see Broadway and Off-Broadway productions is through the TKTS booths. The downside is that you have to wait on line, sometimes for an hour or more, to get the tickets, but it can be fun to people watch in line or you can get some reading done.

Tickets are available for same-day performances (except matinees, which are sold a day in advance at the South Street Seaport and Brooklyn TKTS locations), generally at 20-50% off the full ticket price. There is also a $4.50 per ticket service charge that goes to support the TDF, the non-profit that operates the TKTS Booths. Available shows are posted on marquees outside the ticket booth. The Broadway shows available at the TKTS booths change not only from day to day, but from hour to hour. There are often tickets released to TKTS immediately before shows open at 8 p.m.

TKTS Booths Locations and Hours

  1. Times Square Center
    • Location: Located "under the red steps" In Father Duffy Square on Broadway and 47th Street
    • Hours:
      At this location, Window #1 will offer full-priced and advanced tickets. Other windows will sell same-day discount tickets for all performances that day (i.e. both matinee and evening tickets will be available on applicable days).
      • For Evening Performances:
        • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Saturday: 3 - 8 p.m.
        • Tuesday: 2 - 8 p.m.
        • Sunday: 3 – 7 p.m.
      • For Matinee Performances:
        • Wednesday & Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
        • Sundays: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    • Subways: A/C/E, 1/2/3, N/R/Q, 7, S to Times Square
  2. South Street Seaport TKTS Booth
    • Location: 199 Water Street
      Corner of Front & John Streets
    • Hours:
      At this location, tickets are sold for same-day evening and next day matinee performances (i.e. Wednesday matinees on sale on Tuesday; Saturday matinees on sale on Friday; Sunday matinees on sale on Saturday)
      • Monday - Saturday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
      • Sunday: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Subways: J/Z, 2/3/4/5 to Fulton Street; A/C to Broadway-Nassau
  3. Brooklyn TKTS Booth
    • Location:In 1 MetroTech Center
      Corner of Jay Street and Myrtle Street Promenade
    • Hours:
      At this location, tickets are sold for same-day evening and next day matinee performances (i.e. Wednesday matinees on sale on Tuesday; Saturday matinees on sale on Friday)
      • Tuesday - Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. (closed 3-3:30 p.m. for lunch)
    • Subways: A/C/F/R to Jay Street-MetroTech; 2/3/4/5 to Court Street-Borough Hall
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