Friday July 29th 2005: Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden
More tickets released!
On Wednesday 27 July, at 9 AM, another 100 GA tickets will be released for this concert. The tickets can not be purchased online, only by visiting the GotEvent ticket office at Scandinavium or any Ticnet representative, or by phone:
As for those of you going to the Gothenburg concert - don't forget to Wave White!.
Wave White at Ullevi!
Update 2005-07-14: If you are going to the Gothenburg concert, read this!
The concert starts at 18:30 and the gates will open at 17:00.
Concert promotor in Sweden is EMA Telstar.
The Swedish concert promotor EMA Telstar has told us that there may be some extra tickets released "shortly beofore or on the same day as the concert", see the news article TSOOL supporting U2@Ullevi, (2005-07-12).
Though, it's still possible to buy concert packages. The Swedish company One Touch Travel sells packages that includes a GA ticket and one night in Hotel Eggers in Gothenburg. One Touch Travel co-operates with ETS Tours, which is the official concert travel agent for U2's Vertigo//2005 tour. If you want to know more, visit www.onetouchtravel.se and click at "Upplevelseresor" to get to their page about the Vertigo//2005 tour. There is also some information in English on the site. Update June 1, 2005: The concert packages for Gothenburg is now SOLD OUT!
The public sale of tickets to the Ullevi concert starts at February 7th at 9:00 CET (GMT + 1 hour). Tickets will be sold by Ticnet and GotEvent.
You can purchase tickets online at www.ticnet.se or by phone at
Residents outside Sweden - check the "Non-Swedish residents" section below.
According to EMA Telstar, tickets will also be sold by local Ticnet representatives, but we recommend that you contact your local Ticnet representative to make sure that they are selling tickets for this particular concert.
There is a limit of 6 tickets per person – full registration with name, address and phone number will be required to make sure that this is respected.
Ticnet Sweden informs us that all online bookings must be paid for using a credit card. If you book by phone, the tickets have to be collected within 3 days at an ATG- or Ticnet representative.
Non-Swedish residents will have their tickets sent to them by mail, and will have to pay an extra postage fee.
Only subscribers who paid their U2.com membership before January 24th can take part in the pre-sales for this tour.
More tickets released
On Monday February 14 at 9 AM tickets that haven't been collected will be released. They will not be sold online but can be purchased by phone on Ticnet: 077-170 70 70 (from outside Sweden: 0046 77 170 70 70). There will also be a smaller amount of tickets with a limited view released when U2:s stage design is officially confirmed and it is known how it affects the Ullevi Arena.
2005-05-05: EMA Telstar's Ticket Manager Tina Widengren confirms in an e-mail to one of our forum members that more tickets will be released, as EMA for the moment are withdrawing overprized tickets that have been for sale on the internet. This/these ticket release/s will be announced with short notice on www.ema.se.
2005-05-10: Tomorrow, on May 11, at 9 A.M., a small amount of tickets will be released. These can not be purchased online, only by visiting the Ticnet representatives or calling Ticnet or GotEvent (see phone numbers above).
Sources & links
If you are interested in the Gothenburg concert, please check this page for updates.
Accommodation in Gothenburg