Buy Tickets

Early Bird tickets to the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival are now on sale. Purchase your 4-Day Main Program Pass – with access to 72 panel sessions across the Festival’s three main venues – and save 20%.

Early Bird tickets are available until the full lineup reveal and program launch on 16 August.

Buy Online

Purchase your ticket online below. You will be redirected to our online payment system, Trybooking, where you purchase will be charged in AUD. A small booking fee will apply.

Buy via Bank Transfer

Tickets can also be purchased by Bank Transfer. Download the booking sheet in Bahasa Indonesia or English and email us at or call +62 361 977 408 to place your order.


Please note that the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival adopts tiered pricing system to ensure the Festival is accessible to both local and international audiences.

Ticket type Price (Save 20%)
For all international visitors.
IDR 4,000,000

IDR 3,200,000

For all Indonesian nationals.
IDR 600,000

IDR 480,000

Proof of KITAS, Business, Sosial Budaya, DINAs or Retirement Visa required.
IDR 2,200,000

IDR 1,760,000

ASEAN Passport required.
IDR 2,200,000

IDR 1,760,000


Upgrade your Festival experience

Experience the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival alongside our star-studded line-up of authors, artists, thinkers and performers as we usher in our 14th year.

Join our exclusive Gala Opening at the Ubud Royal Palace, featuring speeches from key Festival speakers, followed by dance and musical performances on this year’s theme, ‘Origins’. Then, head to Casa Luna where you’ll rub shoulders with the Festival’s VIP guests at our private Writers Dinner. Make new friends over a sumptuous Balinese dinner as you get ready for the Festival to unfold.

Only 20 tickets available. Buy now.

Still have questions? 

For all booking enquiries contact our team:
+62 361 977 408

For more information about ticketing, please review our Ticketing Terms and Conditions.