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Sell tickets online with United Kingdom's leading event ticketing system

TryBooking is simple yet powerful with easy-to-use features that are relevant to your event set-up, sales and promotion.

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Event organisers choose our event booking system to:

Sell Tickets Online

Sell Tickets Online

TryBooking makes selling tickets online for your next event easy and affordable.

Take Online Registrations

Take Online Registrations

TryBooking's easy-to-use system has everything you’ll ever need to create custom forms, collect money and generate powerful reports.

Sell Tickets in Person

Sell Tickets in Person

Quicksale allows you to sell event tickets at the door, in conjunction with online ticket sales. Our mobile scanning app can assist you managing a smooth intake flow at the event entry.

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Event organiser, you are in the driver's seat

Data collection

Data collection

During the online event booking process, you can ask your customers for additional information. The questions can be made mandatory or kept optional. Ask anything from dietary requirements to their member number.

Generate promotional codes

Generate promotional codes

Offer discounts and promotional codes for VIP members or special groups. Encourage early online event bookings with early bird pricing or add late registration fees. Create opportunities to promote your event in stages to customers.

Communicate directly with your customers

Communicate directly with your customers

Send your customers targeted emails and invitations with links to your event pages.

Full flexibility to handle your session times

Full flexibility to handle your session times

Use daily, weekly, monthly and multiple timeslots to manage your programs.
Appointment bookings, daily admission tickets, cast and crew auditions, parent-teacher interviews can all be set up in a flash! Add multiple session times all in one go and your event will be set up in a matter of minutes! No need for repetitive data entry to assist in adding the same times across multiple days.

customise and brand your event creation page

Control branding to put your brand front and centre

A wide range of settings are at your disposal to customise your event page to match your branding guidelines, tone-of-voice and style.

Exceptional customer support

Exceptional customer support

We are known for our fantastic customer support. Our local team is accessible and experienced and we are here to help whenever you need it.

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Create

Create your Event Pages in Minutes

Create your Event Pages in Minutes

Add event name, images, session times, date, location and pricing details and you are ready to sell tickets online. No coding knowledge required.

Flexible Seating Plans

Flexible Seating Plans

Create interactive seating plans for any venue and organise tables for balls, seminars, dinners and theatre events. Our real-time seating plans allow patrons to select their own seats.

Custom Pages or Embed Tickets on your own Website

Custom Pages or Embed Tickets on your own Website

Use TryBooking to create event tickets and a unique event page. Then promote your page to your customers or embed a ticket widget on your own website.

Bespoke Tickets

Bespoke Tickets

Use our standard tickets or add your own branding. Control the look and feel of your event pages and tickets by adding banners, sponsor images, logos and backgrounds.

Sell

No Sign Up

No Sign Up

Ticket buyers do not need to register with us to make a purchase (no passwords to remember).

Low Ticketing Fees

Low Ticketing Fees

TryBooking is a powerful and easy to use event ticketing platform. We charge low, transparent fees for online ticketing, there are no extra costs for any of our features and you have access to our superb local support.

No Marketing

No Marketing

TryBooking treats your data seriously. We do not on-sell or provide your data to any 3rd parties or send you emails apart from those relating to your current purchase. Please consult our Privacy Policy for further details on how we handle your data.

Payment Options

Payment Options

We offer the following payment methods: Visa, MasterCard or PayPal.

Promote

Embeddable Widgets

Embeddable Widgets

Add our ticket, purchase button or event details to your own web pages in just a few quick steps. Kickstart the ticket purchasing process directly through your website and help drive traffic to your event page.

Email

Email

Email your customers event specific invitation links or informative updates about your event.

Custom Buttons

Custom Buttons

Create custom buttons, widgets and link to your event pages from anywhere.

Discovery and Sharing

Discovery and Sharing

The Buy Tickets page is a hub for interested browsers and people searching for your event. It is an additional way for users to find and book in for your events. They then have the option to share and help spread the word across Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Manage

Track Sales

Track Sales

Get more insight with the ability to monitor your revenue, sales and scans as they happen using our 40+ real time reports.

Private and Public Events

Private and Public Events

You can make your events private or public depending on your audience. When your event is private you can send the specific event URL to your audience.

Process Refunds

Process Refunds

Process refunds directly to your customer's payment method. Refund the full amount, partial amount or just void the tickets. Add terms and conditions to your pages and tickets to keep your guests informed.

Password Protect your Pages

Password Protect your Pages

Restrict access to your event pages with passwords to make sure you control who accesses information and tickets.

Run & Scan

Scan Attendees with the TryBooking Scanning App

Scan Attendees with the TryBooking Scanning App

Make ticket scanning easy by downloading the free TryBooking Scanning App for iOS or Android devices.

Quicksale

Quicksale

Sell tickets by telephone and face-to-face with TryBooking's Quicksale feature. Make bookings with contact info non-mandatory at checkout. Print tickets, or email directly to customers.

Scan for Large or Regional Events with Gatekeeper

Scan for Large or Regional Events with Gatekeeper

Gatekeeper is TryBooking's scanning software that doesn't require internet for fast secure checking of ticket data. Gatekeeper runs independently from your TryBooking account using a computer and a scanner connected by USB.

Download Door Lists

Download Door Lists

Save and download door lists instantly to keep at entry points on the day.

Analytics and Reports

Real-Time Reports

Real-Time Reports

Manage and track your online bookings from one easy place. Access powerful real-time sales and marketing reports. Get data on total revenue, ticket sales by type, account transactions and more.

Custom Reports and Data Exports

Custom Reports and Data Exports

Access your own data at any time and download reports to multiple formats such as CSV, XLSX and PDF.

Marketing Reports

Marketing Reports

Gain strategic insights on your campaigns and marketing effectiveness with our reporting. Access information regarding social media advertising, tracking codes, purchase location and much more.

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Enrich your community with an event

TryBooking integrates with your workflow

Trybooking integrates with Xero, Google Analytics, Facebook and exports your data in various formats such as CSV, XLSX and XML

Frequently Asked Questions

What ticketing service fees does TryBooking charge?

Should you be taking payment through your TryBooking event, the transaction will be subjected to a processing fee and a ticket fee. 

United Kingdom:

  • 15p ticket fee (charged to the ticket buyer)
  • 5% processing fee (charged to the event organiser by default)

Further details on our pricing for United Kingdom account holders can be found via https://www.trybooking.com/uk/pricing

What is an event booking system?

Event booking system keeps things simple with a easy process for users to do registrations for any event by enabling online/electronic registration and payment.  

Are there any costs associated with creating an event?

No, there are no cost associated with creating a event.

There are NO lock-in contracts, sign-up or account maintenance fees, nor any subscriptions.

Fees are only incurred when a paid transaction is processed through your event. Allowing you to run a free event without any cost.

We encourage you to create an account and see for yourself how easy the TryBooking site is to both create and manage your next event or to simply book an event.

 

Do you offer discounted pricing for nonprofits?

For bookings or donations made on events:

  • 15p ticket fee (charged to the ticket buyer)
  • 5% processing fee (charged to the event organiser by default)

And you can consider passing the fees on to the ticket buyer so that you are taking the full ticket price.

Can I customise my own event page?

Yes, you can have full customisation of your own event page. We also provide a widget to allow you to place your event page onto your site.

Is TryBooking safe?

TryBooking is very respectful of the privacy of all users on its site and PCI compliant. View our certificate of compliance. All pages are HTTPS secure, ensuring an encrypted website connection when navigating across the site. Any personal information that may be used by the TryBooking Site in order to carry out its necessary functions is stored on a secured server protected by firewalls and is hosted in Australia. The data itself is also encrypted to further reduce any risk that your information will be obtained and used by unauthorised access. We do not store your full credit card number, only the last four digits are kept and this is to show you which card you have used to make the booking. Given the increasing sophistication of computer hackers, there are no absolute guarantees that our systems will never be accessed without our consent, or that our systems are impenetrable. However, you can rest assured that we take all reasonable measures to ensure the security of your personal information and the bookings you have made.

What payment methods does TryBooking accept?

TryBooking accepts payments via debit and credit card affiliated with Visa, Mastercard and American Express*, along with payments made through PayPal**, Google Pay*** and Apple Pay#

Should the customer choose to pay with American Express* or PayPal**, they will incur an additional surcharge. 

You yourself can accept cash or cheque as payment, but you will need to complete a few extra steps to record these payments in TryBooking. This will ensure you gather data on all attendees, that you don't oversell your event, and allows you to present all payments in one report. 

To record these bookings within your event you will need to create a promotion code.  This will allow you to process the booking through the system at no cost.

 

To set up the promotion code

Can I use TryBooking to sell tickets to private events?

Absolutely! You can make your event private and turn off all social media sharing via the Event Publication. It is at your discretion to share your unique booking URL publicly or privately.

How do I start selling through TryBooking?

Ready to begin selling through TryBooking? The first step is to create an account via Create Seller Account. 

Follow the prompts and provide a valid email address as we will send an activation email. Once you have activated the account you will be able to log in and begin creating your event. It's that easy!

We also have a number of setup guides in our Learning Centre to help get you started with creating your event. 

How long does it take to get setup?

It takes just a few minutes to create your account and begin creating your first event on TryBooking.

All that's required to get started it a valid email address, ensuring that you will receive the activation email to complete the registration. Once the account has been activated, you can log in and begin creating your event.

With our Create New Event wizard, you'll have your event set up and selling within minutes!

To begin creating your account click Create Seller Account

How can I link my TryBooking event to my website, blog or social media?

We provide a number of methods to integrate your TryBooking event into your website for a seamless booking experience. 

Choose from our numerous Widget options to have the event embedded into your website, or one of our Event Listings to have new events auto-populate to on your site as they are created, or simply embed the unique direct URL for your event.

The direct URL is ideal for linking to social media pages.