Bayern Munich’s Allianz Arena is constantly sold out and packed to the rafters with 75,000 fans. - © 2019 DFL
Bayern Munich’s Allianz Arena is constantly sold out and packed to the rafters with 75,000 fans. - © 2019 DFL

Bundesliga attendances in 2019/20

The Bundesliga consistently boasts the best average attendances in Europe, seeing over 43,300 fans stream through turnstiles up and down Germany on a weekly basis. In Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund the league possesses two of Europe’s best supported clubs and highest attendances.

Here is an overview of all attendances in the 2019/20 Bundesliga season. Games in italics were sold out.

Borussia Dortmund – Signal Iduna Park
Capacity: 81,365
Average attendance: 81,365
Percentage of seats sold: 100

MD1 vs. Augsburg: 81,365

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Bayern Munich – Allianz Arena
Capacity: 75,000
Average attendance: 75,000
Percentage of seats sold: 100

MD1 vs. Hertha: 75,000; MD3 vs. Mainz: 75,000

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Hertha Berlin – Olympiastadion
Capacity: 74,475
Average attendance: 57.4
Percentage of seats sold: 57.4

MD2 vs. Wolfsburg: 42,738

Schalke – Veltins Arena
Capacity: 62,271
Average attendance: 60,573 
Percentage of seats sold: 97.3

MD2 vs. Bayern: 62,271; MD3 vs. Hertha: 58,875

Cologne – RheinEnergieStadion
Capacity: 50,000
Average attendance: 50,000
Percentage of seats sold: 100

MD2 vs. Dortmund: 50,000

Eintracht Frankfurt – Commerzbank Arena
Capacity: 51,500
Average attendance: 50,000
Percentage of seats sold: 97.1

MD1 vs. Hoffenheim: 50,200
MD3 vs. Düsseldorf: 49,800

Eintracht Frankfurt fans have followed their team with great passion across their Bundesliga and UEFA Europa League campaigns for the past two seasons. - 2018 Getty Images

Borussia Mönchengladbach – Borussia-Park
Capacity: 54,022
Average attendance: 50,625 
Percentage of seats sold: 93.7

MD1 vs. Schalke: 54,022
MD3 vs. RB Leipzig: 47,227

Fortuna Düsseldorf – Merkur Spiel-Arena
Capacity: 54,600
Average attendance: 44,538
Percentage of seats sold: 81.6

MD2 vs. Leverkusen: 44,538

Werder Bremen – Weser-Stadion
Capacity: 42,100
Average attendance: 41,071
Percentage of seats sold: 97.6

MD1 vs. Düsseldorf: 42,100;
MD3 vs. Augsburg: 40,041

Werder Bremen fans flock in their droves to the Weser-Stadion, which boasts one of the highest percentages of seats sold in the Bundesliga. - 2019 Getty Images

Mainz – Opel Arena
Capacity: 34,000
Average attendance: 28,005
Percentage of seats sold: 82.4

MD2 vs. Gladbach: 28,005

Wolfsburg – Volkswagen Arena
Capacity: 30,000
Average attendance: 24,425
Percentage of seats sold: 81.4

MD1 vs. Cologne: 25,099; MD3 vs. Paderborn: 23,750

RB Leipzig – Red Bull Arena
Capacity: 41,939
Average attendance: 40,108
Percentage of seats sold: 95.6

MD2 vs. Frankfurt: 40,108

RB Leipzig may be the Bundesliga’s youngest club but fans quickly heading to the Red Bull Arena to follow them. - 2018 Getty Images

Augsburg – WWK-Arena
Capacity: 30,660
Average attendance: 27,703
Percentage of seats sold: 90.4

MD2 vs. Union: 27,703

Hoffenheim – PreZero Arena
Capacity: 30,150
Average attendance: 27,333
Percentage of seats sold: 90.7

MD2 vs. Bremen: 27,333

Bayer Leverkusen – BayArena
Capacity: 30,210
Average attendance: 26,357
Percentage of seats sold: 87.2

MD1 vs. Paderborn: 26,208; MD3 vs. Hoffenheim: 26,506

The compact nature of the BayArena provides an intense atmosphere for visiting teams. - 2018 Getty Images

Freiburg – Schwarzwald-Stadion
Capacity: 24,000
Average attendance: 24,000
Percentage of seats sold: 100

MD1 vs. Mainz: 24,000; MD3 vs. Cologne: 24,000

Union Berlin – Stadion An der Alten Försterei
Capacity: 22,012
Average attendance: 22,240*
Percentage of seats sold: 100

MD1 vs. Leipzig: 22,467; MD3 vs. Borussia Dortmund: 22,012

*On Matchday 1, the attendance was 455 higher than the capacity as portraits of deceased fans held by spectators were counted towards the total figure

Paderborn – Benteler-Arena
Capacity: 15,000
Average attendance: 14,322
Percentage of seats sold: 95.5

MD2 vs. Freiburg: 14,322