FIFA has revealed 16 host venues in Canada, Mexico and the United States for the 2026 World Cup. The games will take place across 11 American cities including Philadelphia.
Here’s an overview of the 16 North American sites:
United States: Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, New York/New Jersey, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle
Canada: Toronto, Vancouver
Mexico: Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey
Although the World Cup is four years from now it’s never too late to begin planning your trip.
Here’s everything you need to know about the tickets for 2026’s World Cup.
When do World Cup 2026 Tickets go on sale?
World Cup 2026 Tickets are not on for sale yet, and it’s not clear when they’ll be made available to purchase. FIFA’s official website says that information about ticket prices “will be available in due course”.
2026 World Cup Tickets cost:
Information on the prices of the World Cup 2026 Tickets isn’t available also. However, to get a sense of what ticket costs could be we’ll look at them for the upcoming tournament in Qatar.
Can I Buy Tickets for the 2026 FIFA World Cup Right Now?
At the moment, World Cup 2026 Tickets are not on sale. FIFA will release more details soon. Tickets are expected to be available around 2025, or in 2026. Tickets for 2022’s World Cup in Qatar first were available in January of this year.
In 2026, it is expected that the US hosts World Cup matches for the second time in history and the first since 1994..
The announcement was made on Thursday. FIFA The world’s soccer governing body, announced the 16 cities that will host the 2026 World Cup. For 2026’s matches which include 11 cities in the US as well as three cities located in Mexico as well as two cities in Canada. In 2026, the World Cup will mark the first time that three nations host the soccer tournament together.
FIFA has accepted the joint bid by Canada, Mexico and the US to host 2026’s World Cup back in June 2018 beating Morocco in a vote held at the 68th FIFA Congress in Moscow. Qatar hosts 2022’s World Cup starting in November.
If you’re planning to attend in 2026’s World Cup, here’s what you should be aware of the host cities and the date you’ll be able to put tickets to witness one of the most exciting sporting events live.
When is the 2026 World Cup?
It’s 2026. The World Cup doesn’t yet have fixed dates, but it is expected to resume an annual summer schedule in 2026, possibly in the month of June or July.
Gianni Infantino FIFA President, told Fox Sports channel that FIFA will “take our time with the decision” when it comes to deciding on the opening match as well as the last match.
The upcoming World Cup will be played in Qatar beginning the 21st of November. 21 and continuing until December. 18. FIFA set the tournament for later in the year to stay clear of the summer heat in Qatar. (Had it been held in another venue it could start on June 10, when temperatures reached 120°F Doha the capital city of Qatar, according to The Guardian.)
Who will play in the 2026 World Cup?
The opening phase of the 2026 World Cup will include 48 teams, an increase over the traditional 32-team format. Playing 80 games throughout North America, making it the biggest World Cup in FIFA history.
The initial round will be split into 16 groups made up of three nations each. The top two nations of each group will progress to the next stage.
FIFA is expected to announce if any of the host nations in 2026 will automatically be able to participate in this year’s World Cup, which is normal for the tournament.
Which cities are the ones where 2026’s World Cup take place?
FIFA has revealed the cities that will host 2026’s games These cities include:
- Guadalajara, Mexico
- Kansas City, Missouri
- Los Angeles
- Mexico City
- Monterrey, Mexico
- New York/New Jersey
- San Francisco Bay Area
FIFA will reveal what cities are hosting group matches and elimination rounds prior to the start of the tournament.
The 2026 World Cup game schedule be made public?
It is widely anticipated that, as host countries, that the USA, Canada and Mexico are all automatically qualified for 2026’s FIFA World Cup. There is no confirmation at this time when beginning the qualification process. The expectation is that the qualifier round will begin in November 2025 and run until March 2026.
How much are World Cup tickets usually?
Locals can avail discounted tickets, however for the rest of us, group stage tickets are priced between $70 and $220. Knockout matches cost between $1,600 and $600. Tickets are currently sold out for all matches, with the exception of some group games. There are fewer tickets available in Qatar 2022 than they will be in the event of United 2026.
Who is bidding for 2030 World Cup?
The first bid proposal for the 2030 World Cup was by joint bid by The Argentine Football Association and Uruguayan Football Association. The second bid was submitted by The Football Association of England.
Will the 2026 World Cup be in Vancouver?
FIFA has announced that Vancouver was chosen as the official location for this year’s FIFA World Cup 2026. It will be the first occasion FIFA Women’s World Cup games will be held on Canadian territory and the event is watched by millions of fans all over the world.
Will Toronto host the 2026 World Cup?
FIFA announced that Toronto will be the venue for this year’s FIFA World Cup 2026 alongside Vancouver along with 14 additional cities from Mexico as well as in the United States. The most competitive selection of venues to date in FIFA World Cup history.