• €10 for seats with a limited view or no view of the stage at the Palais Garnier Tickets for seats in the 6th category are only sold on the day of the performance at the box office of the Palais Garnier. These seats offer a limited view or no view of the stage depending on their location, however, tickets for them do provide access to the auditorium and allow the bearer to hear music played by a live orchestra and in some cases, catch a glimpse of what is happening on stage (with the possibility of getting a better view by standing when the seat is at the rear of a box).
• €5 for a standing-room ticket in the circle of the Opéra Bastille
32 standing tickets are sold at 5€ each (category 10) at the Opera Bastille ticket offices (130 rue de Lyon - 75012 Paris) on the day of the performance: from 12 a.m. Monday to Saturday; and one hour prior to the performance on Sundays and bank holidays. Tickets are limited to two per person.
• Special reduced rates Special reduced rates on last-minute tickets for an up-coming performance that are still available at the Paris Opera’s box offices 30 minutes prior to curtain-up: For young people under the age of 28(1) the unemployed(2)and
non-taxable senior citizens over 65 : - €35 for a ticket to an opera. - €25 for a ticket to a ballet or concert/recital. - €10 for a ticket to a Sunday chamber music concert. For senior citizens over the age of 65(3): - €70 for a ticket to an opera. - €40 for a ticket to a ballet or concert/recital. - €15 for a ticket to a Sunday chamber music concert.
Holders of the Pass' Jeunes youth pass have priority to purchase these tickets.
(1) Born after January 1, 1991. (2) Documentary proof must be less than 3 months old. (3) Born
after January 1, 1954 and on presentation of their French Income Tax Assessment
(ASDIR). (4) Born after January 1, 1954.
Certain performances are
subject to a 10% discount depending on the date: See prices.
Throughout the season, the Paris Opera offers performances at budget prices: