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The price categories of seats in the auditoriums vary depending on the night. Prices of individual tickets by production or by date are available through Productions and calendar page on each production page. The auditorium map with price categories and available seats for each performance can be found in the Lippupiste online shop.

The prices given on the FNO website and in the Lippupiste online shop include the Lippupiste service fee for performances. The Lippupiste service fee will be charged at all points of sale, including the Lippupiste online shop and the FNO box office. For information on concessions and service fees, click here .

Seating plan

Seat maps show the location of your seat in the main auditorium or Almi Hall. Visit our virtual auditorium to see what the view from each seat looks like.
Note that the guard rail limits the view from the seats at both ends of row 1 on the 2nd balcony and from all row 1 seats on the 3rd balcony.
The Swedish and English subtitles are only partly visible from the seats at the ends of row 19 in the stalls (seats 698-700 and 727-727).

Seating plan of the main stage

Seating plan of the Almi Hall

Virtual auditorium (in Finnish)

Lippupiste ticket agent - Customer service fees

Online sales at
Print-at-home tickets are subject to a service charge of EUR 1.50/ticket (for orders less than EUR 10), EUR 2.50/ticket (for orders less than EUR 40) and EUR 3.50/ticket (for orders exceeding EUR 40). Ticket prices includes these charges. There are two options for delivery: a printable ticket (PDF) that you can print out yourself service charge 1e/order, or traditional paper tickets that are delivered by mail to your address charge EUR 8,90-35 per order.

Sales at Lippupiste ticket outlets and R-kiosks:
Service charges for individual tickets (ticket prices includes these charges):
- Tickets under €9,99/ticket: €1.50/ticket
- Tickets between €10-€39,99/ticket: €2.50/ticket
- Tickets over €40 /ticket: €3.50/ticket

In addition to that, an extra charge of EUR 1 per ticket is collected in R-kiosks.

Service charges for season tickets:
€0/season ticket + €0.40/event
An example of a season ticket with, altogether, 8 performances:
Service charge 8 x €0.40, in total €3.20/season ticket.

Paper tickets sent by mail are subject to a delivery charge of EUR 10/order
for postal delivery in Finland, EUR 20/order in Europe and EUR 35/order
outside Europe.

Telephone sales: 0600-900 900
There is a phone charge of €1.98/minute + local network charge

Discount tickets

Group discounts:
Discount for groups of minimum 20 persons -5e/person and for groups of minimum 30 persons -10e/person, performances from Mon-Thu in selected seats in the stalls and 1st and 2nd balcony.
Group coordinators purchasing a minimum of 31 tickets pay only EUR 20,50 for their own ticket. The group coordinator ticket is granted in the lowest price
group of the booking.
Tour organizer discount 10 % off list prices in selected seats in the stalls and 1st and 2nd balcony, for groups of 10 persons or more. Granted to designated tour organizers. 

Discount for schoolchildren (under 16 years old) 50 % in selected seats
in the stalls and 1st and 2nd balcony.

Discount for students under 30 years 50 % in selected seats in the stalls
and 1st and 2nd balcony.

Discount for persons undergoing military or non-military civil service 50 % in selected seats in the stalls and 1st and 2nd balcony.

Tickets for performances on the same day for students under 30 years,
persons undergoing military or non-military civil service, under 25 years old and unemployed EUR 12,50 in selected seats in the stalls and 1st and 2nd balcony,
if there are free seats (no advance reservations). Do not apply to cancellations. Tickets are only sold personally, on presentation of a valid certificate
entitling to a discount.

Discount for pensioners EUR 5 per person in selected seats in the stalls and
1st balcony.

Discounts are granted for normal price tickets and separately for each production. Discounts do not apply to premieres or guest performances. Cancellation tickets for the shows on the same day are sold for normal prices. 

Discount ticket sale

At the moment, normal-price tickets, tickets for schoolchildren and student tickets are available at the Lippupiste online shop.

Other discount tickets are available at the FNO box office and at Lippupiste sales points. Any card (or other certificate) entitling to a discount must be displayed on request when attending the performance

Opera box office

Right of exchange and means of payment

Purchased tickets will not be exchanged or reimbursed. If there are any changes in the repertoire or a performance is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances (force majeure), you will receive a refund when you present your admission ticket within one month of the change or cancellation.
The Finnish National Opera does not however hold itself liable for any other expenses incurred. The delivery fee and possible postage charge will not be refunded.

The FNO box office accepts Finnish debit cards and the most common international credit cards. Finnish culture vouchers are also accepted.


Opera box office

Service desk
open Mon to Fri 12am to 7pm,
Sat 12am to 6 pm

On public Holidays 2hours before

Phone service
Mon to Fri 9am to 6pm,
Sat 12am to 6pm
(09) 4030 2211

Helsinginkatu 58,
entrance from Töölönlahti side


Tel. (+358) 600 900 900 (normal international fee)
Domestic tel. 0600 900 900 (EUR 1,98 per minute + local fee)
every day 7am–10pm


Osta lippu -kuvake Lippupisteen sivulle

Sales service

Group bookings, season tickets, house tours and special tickets:

Sales service