With both teams within driving distance of New Orleans and the Super Done, perhaps it's not a surprise that it's the most expensive Sugar Bowl TicketIQ has ever tracked. It is, however, surprising that it's more expensive than than the 2016 national championship game, also known as Alabama-Clemson I.
In addition to being the most expensive Sugar Bowl TicketIQ has ever tracked, it's also the most expensive non-championship game for Alabama. That's behind the 2015 an average price $319, so about half of the game this season. It's also the most expensive Bama bowl game TicketIQ has ever tracked, other than Championship games. The next most expensive was 2015 Sugar Bowl which featured Alabama against Ohio State. That game had an average price of $319, which is about half of the price for the 2018 edition.
Rose Bowl Ticket Prices, last 9 Years:
|1/1/10||Florida vs. Cincinnati||$158||$65|
|1/4/11||Arkansas vs. Ohio State||$158||$33|
|1/3/12||Michigan vs. Virginia Tech||$143||$18|
|1/2/13||Louisville vs. Florida||$127||$8|
|1/2/14||Alabama vs. Oklahoma||$282||$88|
|1/1/15||Alabama vs. Ohio State||$319||$132|
|1/1/16||Oklahoma State vs. Ole Miss||$238||$102|
|1/2/17||Oklahoma vs. Auburn||$155||$62|
|12/31/2017||Clemson vs. Alabama||$668||$301|