TICKETS for this year's Glastonbury Festival will go on general sale on October 9 - costing £238 plus a £5 booking fee.

While coach  and ticket packages will be released at 6pm on Thursday, October 6, the general sale takes place from 9am on Sunday, October 9, organisers have announced.

Meanwhile, organisers also confirmed the next 'fallow' year at the Somerset site will be 2018.

A spokesman said: "We can also confirm that we will be taking our next fallow year in 2018, in order to give the farm, the village and the festival team the traditional year off.

"There are no plans to hold an event at another location in 2018."

Anyone hoping to secure a ticket to the event, which will be held at Worthy Farm, Pilton, between June 21 to 25, needs to make sure they are registered beforehand at

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Registration will close at noon on Monday, October 3, after which there will be no opportunity to submit/re-submit a registration until after both ticket sales.

"We strongly advise that you submit your registration well in advance of that deadline," the spokesman added.

The ticket price for Glastonbury 2017 will be £238 + £5 booking fee per ticket (children aged 12 and under are admitted free of charge and do not need a ticket).

As always, the ticket price includes:

– Entry to the Festival, with over 3,000 acts across more than 100 stages
– Five nights camping (with no early entry fees)
– Free programme
– Free miniguide
– Free cotton bag
– Free mobile phone charging
– Free on-site newspaper
– Free mobile app
– Free firewood
– Kidzfield, where all entertainment, rides and activities are free of charge
– Support for Oxfam, Greenpeace, Wateraid and hundreds of other worthy causes (£2 million donated in 2015)

Standard weekend tickets will be sold exclusively at You may book up to six tickets per transaction. Festival goers will be able to book a ticket by paying a deposit, with the balance due in spring 2017.
As part of the festival’s continued commitment to green travel, coach and ticket packages will be sold in advance of the general sale, via, rewarding green travellers with the chance to be the first to secure their Glastonbury 2017 tickets.

Coach pick-up points and prices are as follows:

Bath £34
Birmingham £50
Brighton £55
Bristol £35.50
Cambridge £72
Cardiff £41.50
Edinburgh £107.50
Glasgow £107
Leeds £70
Leicester £53
Lincoln £67
Liverpool £68
London £56
Manchester £68
Newcastle £87
Norwich £75
Nottingham £62
Oxford £48.50
Plymouth £44
Reading £49
Sheffield £68.50
Southampton £54
Stoke £58.50
Swansea £43
Swindon £47
Taunton £39
Truro £54
York £80

Single fares:

Bath £21
Bristol £22
London £39
Reading £35
Taunton £28