Tickets for Lions Tour 2021: Prices, registration, dates and fixtures

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Ticketing for the much-anticipated British and Irish Lions Tour 2021 opened this week and predictably, there is heavy demand.

The eight-match rugby showcase will take place in July and August 2021 across several venues in South Africa.

Tickets Lions Tour 2021

To stand an equal chance of buying tickets Lions Tour 2021, rugby fans have to register on its official website –

According to a SA Rugby Event Services report, fans have a two-week window to register. Lions Tour 2021 registration opened on 2 September, 2020 and will close on 16 September, 2020 at 23h59.

South African residents have an advantage because the majority of tickets have been reserved for residents. Tickets will not be available at match venues or other options such as retail outlets or provincial unions.

This means that it is absolutely imperative to register on the official website. South Africans have been cautioned against advertisements offering tickets via other means, as they are likely to be defrauded.

Once the registration window closes, applicants will be entered into a ticket ballot after which they will be able to apply for tickets to their preferred match, ticket category and quantity.

A computerised draw/selection process will then follow, after which applicants will be informed whether or not they have been successful in obtaining their preferred tickets. The ticket ballot system is aimed at enhancing fairness, according to the official website.

Lions Tour 2021 ticket prices

Lions Tour 2021 ticket prices range from R100 to R3,000, depending on the ticket category and match being played. Below is a breakdown:

MatchCategory ACategory BCategory CCategory DDisabled Seating
Stormers vs LionsR600R450R350R250R350
SA Invitational vs LionsR350R250R175R100R175
Sharks vs LionsR600R450R350R250R350
SA “A” Team vs LionsR350R250R175R100R175
Bulls vs LionsR600R450R350R250R350
Springboks vs LionsR3,000R2,000R1,250R500R1,250
Springboks vs LionsR3,000R2,000R1,250R500R1,250
Springboks vs LionsR3,000R2,000R1,250R500R1,250

Lions Tour 2021 fixtures and dates

The Lions Tour 2021 fixtures will be held in dates spread across July and August, 2021 starting 3 July, 2021.

Below is a breakdown of the fixtures, dates and venues:

Date (2021)MatchVenue
Sat 3 JulyStormers vs LionsCape Town Stadium
Wed 7 JulySA Invitational vs LionsNelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Sat 10 JulySharks vs LionsJonsson Kings Park
Wed 14 JulySA “A” Team vs LionsMbombela Stadium
Sat 17 JulyBulls vs LionsLoftus Versveld
Sat 24 JulySpringboks vs LionsFNB Stadium
Sat 31 JulySpringboks vs LionsCape Town Stadium
Sat 7 AugSpringboks vs LionsEmirates Airline Park

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