Facts and figures

  • The stadium lies 241.34m above sea level
  • The pitch lies 234.50m above sea level
  • The stadium is 24.82m high
  • There are four large entry points
  • All seated, standing and wheelchair-friendly positions are covered
  • The total capacity of the stadium is roughly 34,700
  • Seated capacity (home fans): roughly 18,400
  • Standing capacity (home fans): roughly 10,800
  • Wheelchair-friendly positions: 130
  • Seated capacity (away fans): roughly 1,800
  • Standing capacity (away fans): roughly 1,600
  • Proportion of standing positions: roughly 36%
  • Standing facilities will mirror those currently available in the Schwarzwald-Stadion: A large, single-tiered terrace housing the most passionate supporters and another small, standing section for home supporters at the opposite end
  • “Business” capacity: roughly 1,500
  • “Business – Premium” capacity: 300
  • Directors’ Box capacity: 200
  • Two training pitches and three goalkeeper training pitches will be next to the stadium
  • Over 200 trees, typical of the region, will be planted on the land surrounding the stadium
  • Roughly 2,000 parking spaces will be made available to supporters
  • Storage for roughly 3,000 bikes will be available at the stadium
  • Distance to the nearest Stadtbahn/S-Bahn station: 800m and 900m respectively
  • The area dedicated to media vehicles and outside broadcast vans etc. covers 1,500m2
  • The stand housing the most passionate supporters will be single-tiered, whereas the rest of the stadium consists of two-tiered stands
  • The market atmosphere created by the food and drink kiosks at the Schwarzwald-Stadion (under the east stand) will be recreated.
  • A number of seats will be located in close proximity to the main terrace. Consequently, the atmosphere will spill out into the seated areas better. Additionally, these seats will be an attractive prospect due to their proximity to the stadium’s main source of atmosphere.