Ostbad Jena

So much more than just a swimming pool.

Cooling off in Jena's most popular traditional swimming pool

  • Idyllically located at the foot of Jena's mountain "Jenzig" 

  • Wide sunbathing lawns 

  • Pools for swimmers, non-swimmers and toddlers


 Opening hours Ostbad

May, June

every day

10 am - 6 pm

July, August

every day

 9 am - 8 pm


every day

10 am - 6 pm

Early-morning swimming

Tue & Thu

  7 am - 9 am

  • Last admission: 60 minutes before closing.
  • End of bathing time: 30 minutes before closing. 

  • In the case of inclement weather, we reserve the right to adjust the opening hours on the very day. We communicate these adjustments on this page in our news-ticker. 


 Entrance fees Ostbad


Adults 4.00 Euro
Reduced 3.00 Euro
Children (4 - 14 years) 2.50 Euro
Family (1 adult + 2 children) 7.00 Euro
Family (2 adults + 1 child) 9.50 Euro
Family (2 adults + 2 children) 11.00 Euro

Mehrkindfamilienkarte (2 adults + all children free)*

11.00 Euro

*Available at www.familienkarte-thueringen.de 



Adults 35.00 Euro
Reduced 25.00 Euro
Children (4-14 years) 20.00 Euro

Ten-entry-tickets can only be purchased on site. Ten-entry-tickets are valid at the Süd- & Ostbad Jena. 


Season tickets

Adults 115.00 Euro
Reduced 65.00 Euro
Children (4 - 14 years) 50.00 Euro

Season tickets can only be purchased on site.  Season tickets are valid at the Süd- & Ostbad Jena. 


Evening tickets

Adults 3.00 Euro
Reduced 2.00 Euro
Children (4 - 14 years) 1.50 Euro



Early-morning swimming

Adult, Reduced, Child 2.50 Euro


  • Children up to the age of four visit our outdoor pool free of charge. 
  • All holders of our GalaxSea AboCard Sauna (annual bathing/sauna pass) use our outdoor pool free of charge upon presentation of their AboCards - this includes early-morning swimming. 
  • For a group of 10 or more people, one accompanying person is free. 
  • Reductions apply to FSJler, students, pupils, trainees, people with disabilities and JenaBonus-Card-holders upon presentation of proof as well as holders of a pension card or people over the age of 63 after presentation of proof. 

What does an adventurous day at the swimming pool result in?

Right: huge hunger! Our restaurant's cozy jungle-themed ambience invites you to stay and enjoy food and drink in our dining area. Take a look at our menu.

Food and beverage menu

Ostbad von oben

Swim, play and fun

  • Non-swimmer and swimmer areas in the 3.8-acre Schleichersee lake
  • Maximum depth of 3.5 meters 
  • Children's paddling pool with a sun awning
  • Children's playground
  • Sunbathing lawn 
  • Snack bar with a sun terrace
  • Nudist area 
  • Barrier-free sanitary facility with a changing table 

 Impressions from our Südbad

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