Eden Gardens IPL Tickets Booking Procedure and Information

Eden Gardens is India’s largest Cricket stadium and is located in Kolkata, India. The stadium has the huge seating capacity to accommodate 66,000 fans. The Melbourne Cricket Stadium is the only stadium in the world which is larger than Eden Gardens. It has many memories which are true gems for every cricket fan around the world. It hosted the 1987 world cup final, which made it world’s second stadium after Lord’s, London to achieve this feat. It is also considered as ‘Colosseum” of Cricket. Another massive event, World T20 2016 final is also scheduled at this stadium, which will be another. The World T20 2016 final match was played here between West Indies and England. Also, the World T20 women final match was played here between Australia and West Indies. It is the home ground of Kolkata Knight Riders and Bengal cricket team. It has witnessed the run scoring Machine, Rohit Sharma’s highest ever score of 264 off 173 balls, which is highest by any batsman in ODI. Eden Gardens IPL 2018 tickets information is available on this page.

Eden Gardens Kolkata Stadium
Eden Gardens

This stadium was said to have a capacity of over 120,000, however, there is no official confirmation over that. It was renovated for World Cup 2011, after which its capacity is reduced to  66,349 people. This stadium was once the venue for derby matches as well as cricket matches. It was constructed in 1864, which makes it an ancient ground. It is still operational and is a matter of pride for every Indian cricket fan. Eden Garden cricket ground is the oldest cricket of India which is still functional.

Eden Gardens IPL Tickets Booking Procedure

The Eden Gardens IPL tickets for Indian Premier League matches can be booked online, by bookmyshow.com. Once the booking is done, your tickets will be delivered to your address, whichever you selected at the checkout page. In case, if you don’t want tickets to be delivered, you can receive the entry pass from the Bookmyshow Box Office and its address will be sent to your E-mail address.  Just remember to keep your card with you, which is used at the time of payment.  This makes booking procedure simple for international fans also, in which case delivery is not possible of the tickets. The Indian Premium League (IPL) 2018 tickets can also be booked from bookmyshow.com. KKR IPL 2018 tickets are already available through bookmyshow in online mode.

IPL 2018 Tickets Price in Kolkata

As auctions for the IPL are over and KKR has chosen their favorite players by bidding on them. Now, people are really excited after the auctions to see their favorite players in action. People are searching for tickets prices of Kolkata stadium for watching live matches of KKR in the stadium. Eden Gardens ticket prices start from 400 Rs and they ticket availability depend on the match type. We will update the all match type tickets, including student tickets if available. KKR home matches are held here and KKR IPL tickets should be purchased from official website only.

Eden Gardens Map

General Guidelines

To have a better experience as a spectator, you should know few things. After booking your tickets and receiving the entry pass, please check the gate number which is printed on it. It is better to reach few hours before the start of the match to ease of the entry procedure.  For the security reasons, there are very few items which can be taken inside the stadium. Mobile phone, wallet and baby food, etc. are a few of the permissible items. The list of restricted items is rather long, which goes as Drinkable, eatables, cameras, plastic bottle, data cables, binoculars, headphones,  coins or metallic objects, etc. Please avoid taking any valuable item along with you at the stadium, if it is not needed. If security personnel doesn’t permit any item inside the stadium, you may need to deposit it at the gate. There is no hope of getting the deposited items on your return as there is no such management.

Also, Read about Wankhede Stadium

Eden Gardens Seating Arrangement

Eden Gardens Seating Arrangement
Eden Gardens Seating Arrangement


The seating plan of Eden garden cricket ground shows all the stands of the Eden Gardens stadium along with blocks and entry gates. Seating layout also shows nearby roads also, so plan accordingly.

Eden Gardens Facilities

The stadium is rich in the facility as it has been renovated recently. From its exterior to interior, you can see the difference. The  stadium has new metal skin attached to the old roof which gives it an amazing look. From cafeteria to toilet facilities, everything is in fine condition. Due to the security reasons, you have to buy water pouches as water bottles are not sold inside the stadium premises. Though it is not very inconvenient, but a little costly.  Overall, the facilities provided here are quite good and it won’t upset you.

Crowd Enjoying The Match at Eden Gardens

IPL 2018 Match Schedule at Eden Gardens Kolkata

Below is the schedule related to 2018 IPL. This is Latest fixture of Kolkata Eden Gardens Stadium.

TeamsTimeDay and Date
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Royal Challengers Bangalore RCB20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)Sunday 8th April 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Sunrisers Hyderabad SRH20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)Saturday 14th April 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Delhi Daredevils DD20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)Monday 16th April 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Kings XI Punjab KXIP16:00 IST (10:30 GMT)Saturday 21st April 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Chennai Super Kings CSK20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)Thursday 3rd May 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Mumbai Indians MI20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)Wednesday 9th May 2018
Kolkata Knight Riders KKR vs Rajasthan Royals RR20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)Tuesday 15th May 2018

Check Complete IPL 2018 Schedule

IPL 2018 Stadiums – Hosting IPL 11 Matches

Download IPL 2017 Schedule PDF

Eden Gardens Stadium Review

If you haven’t heard the roars of thousands of cricket fans cheering for their team, this is the stadium you should visit. Being the second largest  stadium in the world, it is the heaven for every cricket fan. The environment is truly fascinating.  The seating arrangement is very good and you can enjoy the match without any hindrance of view. Its renovation has made the stadium better with improvement in basic facilities. You should avoid bringing your personal vehicle to the stadium as sometimes parking is an issue here. Using public transport is recommended. There are buses and cabs which can come to the rescue and save your time of parking your vehicle in rush hours. Overall, it is a great experience and every cricket fan should visit this stadium once in a lifetime during one of the high voltage matches.

Eden Gardens Kolkata Address, Contact, and Stats

AddressEden Garden Road, Fort William
Phone No.033-22480411, 22482447
E-Mail:thecab@vsnl.net, thecab@dataone.in
Built Year1864
Seating Capacity66000
Location (GPS Coordinates)22.564483, 88.343312
Operated byCricket Association of Bengal (CAB)
FloodlightsYes
First TestIndia v England: 5-8 January 1934
First One-Day International (ODI)India v Pakistan: 18 February 1987
First T20 InternationalIndia v England: 29 October 2011
First IPL MatchKolkata Knight Riders (KKR) v Deccan Chargers (DC): 20 April 2008

Visitors should also visit Alipore Zoo and Kolkata Eco Park.



39 thoughts on “Eden Gardens IPL Tickets Booking Procedure and Information

  • March 27, 2018 at 09:02
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    Where is the offline ticket counter of ipl kkr matches in eden.

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  • April 24, 2017 at 13:03
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    I wanna book 2 seats . 13 may

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  • April 14, 2017 at 20:44
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    umbrella and water bottle are allowed in ipl match???

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  • April 14, 2017 at 14:34
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    For tickets of kkr vs rcb on 23 april
    In H block (awesome view ).
    Contact 8961833307

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  • April 12, 2017 at 21:32
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    Are power banks allowed inside the stadium?

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    • April 13, 2017 at 09:18
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      As far as I know Power banks are not allowed inside the stadium.

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  • April 12, 2017 at 15:03
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    Is offline ticket available for 23rd April RCB vs KKR match in the stadium

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  • April 9, 2017 at 22:35
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    how to buy tickets for ipl 10 at date 23rd april 2017

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  • April 6, 2017 at 23:18
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    if i book my tickets offline from eden gardens counter. how many days before the match tickets will be available.

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  • April 6, 2017 at 11:11
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    Will there be any problem if I keep my coins within my wallet? Are they going to check my wallet too?

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    • April 6, 2017 at 17:36
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      Yes, coins are not allowed. Everything will be checked.

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  • April 6, 2017 at 09:36
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    Can I carry a mobile with inbuilt camera for IPL 2017 at the eden gardens.

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    • April 6, 2017 at 17:36
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      Smartphones are allowed.

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  • April 5, 2017 at 10:17
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    if i book my tickets offline from eden gardens counter. how many days before the match tickets will be available.
    i mean if i visit eden today, can i get tickets for 28th april?

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  • March 28, 2017 at 23:03
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    does Eden gardens Kolkata have seat numbering(included in ticket) in IPL 2017?

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  • March 22, 2017 at 16:11
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    I want to buy 5 tickets of KKR V/S MI match which wilk held on 13 th may 2017 but both bookmyshow and ticketgenie r not showing anything .Today I have also talked with Ticketgenie representative over whats app they told me that Ticketgenie is not official partner for KKR matches this year

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