How to Add a Credit Card on Ticketmaster



Ticketmaster is one of the largest ticket sales and distribution companies in the world. If you want to purchase tickets for concerts, sports events, theater shows, and more on or their mobile app, you’ll need to have a payment method saved to your account. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to add a credit card on Ticketmaster.

Why Add a Credit Card to Your Ticketmaster Account?

There are a few key reasons you’ll want to add a credit card to your Ticketmaster account:

  • Faster checkout: By saving a credit card to your Ticketmaster account, you can breeze through checkout in just a few clicks when purchasing tickets. You won’t have to re-enter your card details every time.

  • Purchase tickets anywhere, anytime: With a card saved, you can quickly buy tickets online at home, on your phone via the mobile app, or at a self-service Ticketmaster kiosk.

  • Buy now, pay later: For some events, Ticketmaster allows you to purchase tickets now and pay later. This requires a credit card saved to your account.

  • Peace of mind: Adding a credit card to your account gives you confidence that your payment info is safely stored with Ticketmaster for easy future purchases.

How to Add a Credit Card on Ticketmaster’s Website

Adding a credit card on is simple and can be done in just a few steps:

  1. Go to and click “My Account” in the top right corner.

  2. Click “Sign In” to access your account. If you don’t have an account, click “Join” to create one for free.

  3. In the left sidebar, click “Payment Options” under the “Settings” section.

  4. Click the “Add New Card” button.

  5. Enter your credit card number, expiration date, and security code. Make sure your billing address matches what’s listed on your credit card statement.

  6. Check the box to make this card your default payment method for future purchases.

  7. Click “Add Card” to finish.

You should now see your credit card listed under “Payment Options” in your account. You’re all set to use it for quick checkout on future Ticketmaster purchases!

Adding a Credit Card on the Ticketmaster Mobile App

If you prefer making purchases through the Ticketmaster app, adding a card is easy:

  1. Open the Ticketmaster app on your iPhone or Android device. Tap the menu icon in the upper left corner.

  2. Tap “Payment Options” which will open your account overview screen.

  3. Scroll down and tap “Add New Card.”

  4. Use your phone’s camera to scan your card or manually enter your card details.

  5. Double check that your billing address is correct.

  6. Tap “Add” to save the card to your account.

The next time you go to purchase mobile tickets, your newly added credit card will appear as a payment option for fast checkout.

Tips for Adding Credit Cards on Ticketmaster

Keep these tips in mind when adding and managing cards on your Ticketmaster account:

  • You can store multiple cards on your account and switch between them at checkout.

  • Make sure your cards don’t expire soon. Ticketmaster will notify you if a saved card is expiring.

  • If your card details change, update them in your account payment settings. You can’t edit an existing card’s number.

  • Ticketmaster accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and PayPal.

  • International customers can use eligible credit cards from their country.

  • If your card is declined at checkout, make sure you entered the details correctly and try again.

  • Contact your credit card company if you receive fraud alerts for valid Ticketmaster purchases.

Changing Default Payment Method

Ticketmaster allows you to select one of your saved cards as the default payment option for faster checkout. To change it:

  1. Go to the Payment Options section of your Ticketmaster account.

  2. Click “Change” next to your currently selected default card.

  3. Choose a new card from your saved payment methods to become the default.

  4. Click “Change Default” to confirm.

Now your new default credit card will automatically appear at checkout each time.

Removing a Credit Card From Your Account

Need to delete an old or unused card from your Ticketmaster account? Just follow these steps:

  1. Go to Payment Options and locate the card you want to remove.

  2. Click the trash can icon next to the card.

  3. Confirm that you want to delete the card when prompted.

That’s it! The card will be permanently removed from your account’s payment methods.

Getting Support for Payment Issues

If you have any trouble adding, updating, or removing credit cards from your Ticketmaster account, there are a few ways to get help:

  • Use the live chat function on Ticketmaster’s Contact Us page to chat with a support rep.

  • Call Ticketmaster Customer Service at 1-800-653-8000 to speak with someone.

  • Reach out on Ticketmaster’s social media pages like Facebook or Twitter.

  • Check Ticketmaster’s frequently asked questions for answers to common issues.

  • Email Ticketmaster at [email protected] and explain your problem.

With the right credit card saved in your Ticketmaster account, you can sit back, relax, and enjoy a quicker, easier ticket buying experience!

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