Summer Season starts on 29th March 2019 – 30th September 2019

Please click on a session below to see more information incl session end time.

Summer Swim Sessions start on 29th March.

Please note there is no swimming session on Friday 5th/Saturday 6th April as there is an event in the Docks

Sessions will be run 4 times a week throughout April; Tuesday 5-7.30pm, Friday 5-7.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 9-12pm.

For the weekend of the London Triathlon Show 29th – 31st March 2019, we will be open for FREE swimming for anyone with a Tri Show ticket – full details on how to get a discounted entry ticket and times for all Swim Sessions can be found here . We will be running sessions at our Docklands Pontoon, including the NOWCA swim, as well as in the Swim Zone outside Excel and there will even be an Aquathlon!

Monday Night Race Night will be starting in May 2019 – find out more here.
Please note Monday night is Race Night and is not open for general swimming

OWS Swim Squad will be starting in May 2019 – all abilities welcome – find out more here.


Where to swim:
You need to head toward the Emirate Sky line and The Crystal building. Once there walk alone the Victoria Dock towards the Oiler bar and Wake up Docklands. You will see a pontoon with a Blue and White Boat – this is where you will enter and Exit the water.

We have a great selection of open water products to purchase and staff on hand to discuss what you need, why and how to use.


Pay as you go – £8:00 summer season / £10:00 winter season

Swim Cards

Discounts are available when you buy a block of swims (summer season only), a swim card with ten swims costs £70 – Avoid delays and bringing cash with you.

You can purchase Swim Cards onsite at reception or click the button below. (Please be aware it can take 24 hours for the credits to appear on your profile)