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Want Super Bowl Tickets? Get Ready To Pay Big Bucks

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – If you want to attend Super Bowl LVI, you may have to take out a second mortgage to do so.

The Rams play the 49ers in the NFC Championships.
Los Angeles, CA - January 30: Los Angeles Rams fans rally before the Rams-49ers NFC Championships at SoFi Stadium on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2022 in Los Angeles, CA. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

After the Los Angeles Rams came back in a thriller Sunday to defeat the San Francisco 49ers for the right to host the Cincinnati Bengals in the Super Bowl at SoFi Stadium, prices for the big game exploded.

On Ticketmaster, the official seller for the Super Bowl, tickets for nosebleed seats Monday were starting at $6,979, with fees included. Tickets in VIP section 111 on the 50-yard line were selling for a staggering $43,650.

Third-party sites were not much better. On SeatGeek, tickets in the upper deck were starting at $7,320 with fees. Tickets in the 100-level ranged from about $14,000 to $53,000.

According to the site TickPick, the average price of a ticket on its website was $8,498.

Last year, when the Super Bowl was held in Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay, tickets averaged around $6,200.

The Rams, down 17-7 going into the fourth quarter Sunday night in their NFC title bout with the 49ers at SoFi Stadium, scored 13 unanswered points to defeat the 49ers 20-17.

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