Stay tuned to this page for information about how to buy tickets to UWRF18. Please see below for UWRF17 ticket details.
Tickets can be purchased via the Buy Tickets or individual event page on our website. You will be redirected to our online booking system to complete your purchase in AUD. Booking fees 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 email@example.com or call +62 361 977 408 to place your order.
Buy in Person
Tickets can be purchased from the Festival Box Office at Taman Baca, Jl. Raya Sanggingan, from 23–29 October, 8:00am–5:00pm. The Box Office accepts cash (Indonesian rupiah), Visa and MasterCard.
Main Program passes can also be purchased from participating ticket vendors around Bali:
From intimate in-conversations between leading authors, artists, thinkers and performers, to fiery debates on some of the world’s most pressing issues, the Festival’s Main Program takes place from 26–29 October.
Spanning 72 sessions over four days, the program is held across three venues: Festival Hub @ Taman Baca, Indus Restaurant and NEKA Museum, which are all within walking distance of each other on Jl. Raya Sanggingan. A free shuttle service runs between each venue and Puri Lukisan Museum in Ubud central every 30 minutes, from 8:00am to 6:00pm.
Please note that the Mudra Swari Saraswati Foundation adopts a tiered pricing system to ensure its Festivals are accessible to both local and international audiences.
|4-Day Main Program Pass||Price|
|International (for all international visitors)||IDR 4,000,000||Buy Now|
|International student (proof of student ID required)||IDR 1,250,000||Buy Now|
|Indonesian (for all Indonesian nationals)||IDR 600,000||Buy Now|
|Indonesian student (proof of student ID required)||IDR 150,000||Buy Now|
|Resident (proof of KITAS, Business, Sosial Budaya, DINAS or Retirement Visa required)||IDR 2,200,000||Buy Now|
|ASEAN (proof of ASEAN passport required)||IDR 2,200,000||Buy Now|
|1-Day Main Program Pass||Price|
|International (for all international visitors)||IDR 1,200,000||Buy Now|
|International student (proof of student ID required)||IDR 350,000||Buy Now|
|Indonesian (for all Indonesian nationals)||IDR 180,000||Buy Now|
|Indonesian student (proof of student ID required)||IDR 50,000||Buy Now|
|Resident (proof of KITAS, Business, Sosial Budaya, DINAS or Retirement Visa required)||IDR 700,000||Buy Now|
|ASEAN (ASEAN passport required)||IDR 700,000||Buy Now|
For ticketed events outside the Main Program, including Special Events, Workshops, The Kitchen, Children & Youth, and Fringe Events, please refer to the individual event pages on the website.
Stay tuned in the coming weeks for the full release of Special Events and our Children’s & Youth Program.
Experience the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival alongside our star-studded lineup of authors, artists, thinkers and performers as we celebrate 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 yours now.
For all booking enquiries contact our team:
+62 361 977 408
For more information about ticketing, please review our Ticketing Terms and Conditions.