Global Online Movie Ticketing Services Market Size, Share, and COVID-19 Impact Analysis, By Platform (PC and Mobile), By Application (Cinema, Entertainment Place, Shopping Malls, and Others), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, and Africa), Analysis and Forecast 2022 – 2032.

Industry: Information & Technology


Global Online Movie Ticketing Services Market Insights Forecasts to 2032

  • The 0nline Movie Ticketing Services Market Size, was valued at USD 18.76 Billion in 2022.
  • The Market is Growing at a CAGR of 7.6% from 2023 to 2032
  • The Worldwide Online Movie Ticketing services Market Size is expected to reach USD 37.60 Billion by 2032
  • Asia-Pacific is expected to Grow higher during the forecast period

Get more details on this report -

Request Free Sample PDF

The Global Online Movie Ticketing Services Market Size is expected to reach USD 37.60 Billion by 2032, at a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period 2022 to 2032.


Market Overview

Online movie ticketing services have revolutionized the way people book and experience movies. These platforms provide a convenient and user-friendly interface for moviegoers to browse, select, and purchase tickets from the comfort of their homes or on the go. With online ticketing services, users can easily check showtimes, movie schedules, seating availability, and even choose their preferred seats in advance. These services often offer additional features like movie trailers, ratings, and reviews to help users make informed decisions. Moreover, online ticketing services enable seamless payment options, including credit/debit cards, digital wallets, and sometimes even cash-on-delivery. Overall, these platforms have simplified and streamlined the movie ticket booking process, saving time and effort while enhancing the movie-watching experience for cinema enthusiasts worldwide.


Report Coverage

This research report categorizes the market for online movie ticketing services market based on various segments and regions and forecasts revenue growth and analyzes trends in each submarket. The report analyses the key growth drivers, opportunities, and challenges influencing the online movie ticketing services market. Recent market developments and competitive strategies such as expansion, product launch, and development, partnership, merger, and acquisition have been included to draw the competitive landscape in the market. The report strategically identifies and profiles the key market players and analyses their core competencies in each sub-segments of the online movie ticketing services market.


Global Online Movie Ticketing Services Market Report Coverage

Report CoverageDetails
Base Year:2022
Market Size in 2022:USD 18.76 Billion
Forecast Period:2022-2032
Forecast Period CAGR 2022-2032 :7.6%
2032 Value Projection:USD 37.60 Billion
Historical Data for:2019-2021
No. of Pages:200
Tables, Charts & Figures:120
Segments covered:By Platform, By Application, By Region
Companies covered:: AMC Theatres, AOL Inc., BigTree Entertainment Pvt Ltd., Cinemark Holdings Inc., Cineplex Inc., KyaZoonga, Inc., Fandango, INOX Leisure,, Ticket Please, VOX Cinemas.
Pitfalls & Challenges:COVID-19 Empact,Challenges, Future, Growth, & Analysis

Get more details on this report -

Request Free Sample PDF

Driving Factors

The online movie ticketing services market is driven by several factors that have contributed to its growth and popularity because of the widespread adoption of smartphones and the internet has made online ticketing more accessible and convenient for consumers. The ease of browsing movie listings, checking showtimes, and purchasing tickets from anywhere at any time has greatly appealed to moviegoers. Additionally, the availability of multiple payment options, including digital wallets and online banking, has further facilitated the online ticketing process. The integration of advanced technologies, such as mobile apps and user-friendly interfaces, has enhanced the overall user experience. Furthermore, the rise of e-commerce platforms and partnerships between online ticketing services and cinema chains have expanded the reach and availability of tickets. Overall, these drivers have fueled the growth of the online movie ticketing services market, providing consumers with a seamless and efficient way to book their movie tickets.


Restraining Factors

Despite its growth, the online movie ticketing services market faces certain restraints, the concerns regarding online security and privacy may deter some consumers from making online transactions. There is also a segment of the population that prefers the traditional method of purchasing tickets at the cinema or through physical outlets. Additionally, technical glitches and system failures can negatively impact user experience, leading to frustration and potential loss of customers. Moreover, the dependence on internet connectivity and digital devices limits accessibility for individuals without reliable internet access or those who are not tech-savvy. Overall, high convenience fees or additional charges imposed by online ticketing platforms can discourage price-sensitive consumers. These restraints highlight the importance of addressing security concerns, improving user experience, and ensuring affordability to sustain the growth of the online movie ticketing services market.


Market Segmentation

  • In 2022, the PC segment accounted for around 62.3% market share

On the basis of the platform, the global online movie ticketing services market is segmented into PC and mobile. The PC segment has established itself as the dominant force in the online movie ticketing services market, capturing the largest market share. Several key factors contribute to the PC segment's leadership. PCs have been a primary computing device for a significant portion of the population, especially in office and home environments. This existing user base translates into a higher likelihood of using PCs for various online activities, including movie ticket booking. Moreover, PCs offer a larger screen size and better resolution, making it easier for users to browse through movie listings, check showtimes, and compare ticket prices more comfortably. The convenience of having a physical keyboard and mouse further enhances the overall user experience, particularly for those who prefer a more traditional and familiar method of browsing and booking tickets. Additionally, the PC segment benefits from better multi-tasking capabilities, enabling users to perform other activities simultaneously while planning their movie outings. This advantage is particularly attractive for users who prefer to research extensively or compare multiple movie options before making a decision. Furthermore, the PC segment has witnessed constant improvements in website design and functionality, with many online ticketing platforms offering responsive and user-friendly interfaces, thus catering to the diverse needs of consumers. Despite the growth of mobile devices, the PC segment still holds a significant share of the market due to the mentioned factors and its established presence in the daily lives of consumers. However, it's important to note that as mobile technology continues to advance and user preferences evolve, the PC segment may face increased competition from mobile devices in the future.


  • In 2022, the cinema segment dominated with more than 45.8% market share

Based on the application, the global online movie ticketing services market is segmented into cinema, entertainment place, shopping malls, and others. The cinema segment has emerged as the frontrunner, accounting for the largest market share in the online movie ticketing services market. Several factors contribute to the dominance of this segment, the cinema industry holds a strong position in the entertainment sector, attracting a massive audience base. Cinemas offer a unique and immersive movie-watching experience that cannot be fully replicated at home. This appeal leads to a substantial demand for movie tickets, driving the growth of online ticketing services. Moreover, the cinema segment benefits from the presence of established cinema chains and multiplexes, which have formed strategic partnerships with online ticketing platforms. These collaborations enable seamless integration between physical cinemas and online ticketing services, providing consumers with a streamlined and convenient ticket booking process. Furthermore, cinemas play a crucial role in the release and distribution of new movies. Major film releases often generate significant buzz and anticipation, resulting in high ticket demand. Online ticketing services cater to this demand by offering advance booking options and ensuring access to popular screenings, further solidifying the cinema segment's market share. Additionally, the cinema segment benefits from the overall cultural significance of movie theaters. Going to the cinema is a social activity, offering an opportunity for people to gather, share experiences, and enjoy movies together. This social element, coupled with the allure of large screens, high-quality audiovisual systems, and the overall cinematic atmosphere, drives consumers to choose cinemas as their preferred movie-watching destination. In summary, the cinema segment's market share dominance is attributed to the unique movie-watching experience it offers, strong partnerships with online ticketing platforms, the release of highly anticipated movies, and the social and cultural significance associated with visiting movie theaters.


Regional Segment Analysis of the Online Movie Ticketing Services Market

  • North America (U.S., Canada, Mexico) 
  • Europe (Germany, France, U.K., Italy, Spain, Rest of Europe)
  • Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, India, Rest of APAC)
  • South America (Brazil and the Rest of South America) 
  • The Middle East and Africa (UAE, South Africa, Rest of MEA)


North America dominated the market with more than 41.5% revenue share in 2022.


Get more details on this report -

Request Free Sample PDF


Based on region, North America has emerged as the dominant region in the online movie ticketing services market, capturing the largest market share. Several factors contribute to this market leadership. North America has a highly developed digital infrastructure, including widespread internet access and advanced mobile technologies, fostering the growth of online services. Additionally, the region has a significant population of tech-savvy consumers who are quick to adopt digital platforms for various services, including movie ticket booking. Furthermore, North America boasts a thriving entertainment industry, with a rich film culture and a multitude of movie theaters, attracting a large audience base. The presence of major global cinema chains and partnerships with online ticketing platforms further consolidates North America's market position. Moreover, the region's higher disposable income and willingness to spend on leisure activities contribute to the increased adoption of online movie ticketing services.


Competitive Analysis:

The report offers the appropriate analysis of the key organizations/companies involved within the global online movie ticketing services market along with a comparative evaluation primarily based on their product offering, business overviews, geographic presence, enterprise strategies, segment market share, and SWOT analysis. The report also provides an elaborative analysis focusing on the current news and developments of the companies, which includes product development, innovations, joint ventures, partnerships, mergers & acquisitions, strategic alliances, and others. This allows for the evaluation of the overall competition within the market.


List of Companies:

  • AMC Theatres
  • AOL Inc.
  • BigTree Entertainment Pvt Ltd.
  • Cinemark Holdings Inc.
  • Cineplex Inc.
  • KyaZoonga, Inc.
  • Fandango
  • INOX Leisure
  • TicketPlease
  • VOX Cinemas


Key Target Audience

  • Market Players
  • Investors
  • End-Users
  • Government Authorities 
  • Consulting and Research Firm
  • Venture Capitalists
  • Value-Added Resellers (VARs)


Recent Developments

  • In February 2023, AMC Theatres introduced Sightline at AMC, a ticket pricing system based on seat placement in each auditorium. This new endeavour will provide moviegoers more alternatives for leveraging their watching habits. They might now pay more or less for a movie ticket depending on where they sit.


  • In April 2022, Imax has expanded its cooperation with Aeon Entertainment, a Japanese film company, to include two more venues. This expansion include the installation of laser projection technology at Aeon Cinemas, which are located outside of Tokyo and near to Osaka. The alliance intends to improve the movie-watching experience in these locations by providing improved image quality and immersive images.


Market Segment

This study forecasts revenue at global, regional, and country levels from 2019 to 2032. Spherical Insights has segmented the global online movie ticketing services market based on the below-mentioned segments:


Online Movie Ticketing Services Market, By Platform

  • PC
  • Mobile


Online Movie Ticketing Services Market, By Application

  • Cinema
  • Entertainment Place
  • Shopping Malls
  • Others


Online Movie Ticketing Services Market, Regional Analysis

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • South America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Rest of South America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Qatar
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

Need help to buy this report?

Inquiry Before Buy
We'll use cookies to improve and customize your experience if you continue to browse. Is it OK if we also use cookies to show you personalized ads?
Learn more and manage your cookies
Yes, Accept Cookies