Ed Sheeran tickets went on sale Saturday morning 8th July at 9AM for his Irish Tour and since then there has been a lot of confusion around the purchasing terms.

The most confusing question with many answers is what if I buy the ticket on my Ticket master account but use someone else credit card details?

What if I buy the ticket for my son or daughter, how do they gain entry?

Well I’m here to provide answers to these.

The 8 Rules laid out by ticket master for buying Ed Sheeran tickets online.

I have also highlighted the most important answer below in red which I hope will answer the question a lot of people are asking.


Q: Where can I buy tickets for Ed Sheeran’s Irish tour?

A: Tickets can be purchased from Saturday, 8th of July at 9am through www.ticketmaster.ie or from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. Please see list of outlets below.


Q: Can you only buy tickets with a credit/debit card?

A: Tickets may be purchased without a credit/debit card by going to your local Ticketmaster outlet.


Q: How many tickets can I buy?

A: There is a limit of 4 per order/transaction

**please note: People are asked to purchase tickets for their own use and attendance to this event


Q: What are the age restrictions?

A: Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult of 18+. We advise parents with small children to purchase seated tickets where possible.


Q: What if we wish to attend as a group/family larger than 4 people?

A: A separate transaction will need to be made with another credit card.


Q: What do I do if my parent buys me a ticket on their card and they do not wish to attend the show?

A: Please purchase tickets in the cardholder’s name and on the day of the show please provide the attending party with the credit card, or a photocopy/photo of the card used at the time of booking. You will also need to bring along a valid ID to reflect family name.


Q: How can I purchase wheelchair/accessible seating tickets?

A: Wheelchair/accessible seating tickets will be available for all 4 venues, to purchase tickets for these areas please call Ticketmaster on:

0818 903 001 (Republic of Ireland)

03333219996 (From UK or Northern Ireland)

00353 818 903 001 (International)


Q: Will there be seating at all venues?

A: There will be seating available for Pearse Stadium, Galway, Phoenix Park, Dublin and Pairc Uí Chaoimh, Cork. There will be no seating available for Boucher Playing Fields, Belfast.


Q: What are the entry requirements?

A: For tickets purchased online: To gain access to the concert you are required to bring your tickets along with the purchasing credit card or a photo/photocopy of the credit card and a valid form of ID to reflect family name.

For tickets purchased in outlets: Whether you have paid by cash or credit card your name will be printed on your tickets and you will be required to bring valid ID, or a photocopy, to gain access to the show.