Fans react as first Glastonbury Festival 2017 resale tickets sell out in 15 minutes

Ticket and coach packages are gone but general tickets go on resale this Sunday

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Glastonbury festival released its first batch of resale tickets this evening (April 20), with tickets selling out in less than 15 minutes.

Ticket and coach packages were up for resale for the limited time, with the Glastonbury Twitter account tweeting soon after: “Thanks to everyone who bought one, and sorry if you missed out.”

The ticket + coach packages in this evening’s resale have now all been sold. Thanks to everyone who bought one, and sorry if you missed out.

— Glastonbury Festival (@GlastoFest) April 20, 2017

There were many delighted at being able to bag resale tickets. One fan tweeted that it was the “happiest day of my life”.

@GlastoFest I made it! #HappiestDayOfMyLIfe ?

— Pilar (@ritafernandez) April 20, 2017

Glastonbury resale tickets sold out in 13 minutes and I managed to get one. Anyone who knows me and my terrible luck knows this is a miracle

— Maddie (@madelainaa) April 20, 2017

cannot believe i’ve got glastonbury tickets!!!!!

— e l l i e (@elbombel) April 20, 2017

Just got Glastonbury tickets BUZZING #Glastonbury2017 🍺🥁🎸🎪

— Simon Webber (@sjwebber) April 20, 2017

However, there were also those that missed out. One Twitter user wrote: “Starting to think Glastonbury tickets are just a myth”.

When you miss out on Glastonbury tickets again… pic.twitter.com/I6pr9cdMh6

— Josh Herrington (@JoshHerrington_) April 20, 2017

Starting to think Glastonbury tickets are just a myth

— Lozza Mc (@LoriMcCully) April 20, 2017

@GlastoFest Oh dear, 4 years in a row I have taken time off work to no avail!!!!! I don’t think I’ll ever get to go again.

— shaun pitman (@shaunster2012) April 20, 2017

@GlastoFest I got in within 2 minutes and not one coach station available!

— Angie Griffiths (@griffiths_angie) April 20, 2017

@GlastoFest I’m gonna have to unfollow glasto till autumn 2018 😢😭 Went once in 2015 n haven’t been able to get a ticket since 😢👎🏼

— Nutty (@PNuttyUK) April 20, 2017

The next resale – for general tickets – is this Sunday (April 23) at 9am.

The resale of standard #Glastonbury2017 tickets is on Sunday morning (23rd April) at 9am BST.

— Glastonbury Festival (@GlastoFest) April 20, 2017

Emily Eavis recently told NME that there would several ‘secret sets’ to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Park Stage at Glastonbury 2017, as well as teasing more ‘surprises’ coming on the line-up and when to expect the next announcements.

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Glastonbury 2017 takes place at its traditional home of Worthy Farm in Somerset from 21 – 25 June.

This year the festival will be headlined by Radiohead, Foo Fighters and Ed Sheeran, with the likes of Royal Blood, The National, Katy Perry, Boy Better Know and many more also booked.

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