Main-Danube Canal (Germany)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Europe Rivers

Local Time
11:54 20 Aug 2017

Coordinates
49.16035 N, 11.38173 E

  Port Map

Rhine–Main–Danube Canal (aka Main-Danube Canal and by the abbrev RMD Canal) is located in Bavaria (Germany). It connects both rivers Main and Danube and runs from Bamberg to Kelheim via Nuremberg (Nurnberg). Main-Danube Canal also connects North Sea (Rhine delta at Rotterdam Holland) to Black Sea (Danube Delta in Romania through Danube–Black Sea Canal).

Rhine–Main–Danube Canal is part of each river cruise itinerary between Amsterdam Holland and Budapest Hungary or grand voyages all the way to Bucharest Romania, and also the reverse route from Black Sea (Romania) to North Sea (Holland). Along the route there are a total of 16 locks managed from all 4 control centres (in Neuses, Kriegenbrunn, Hilpoltstein, and Dietfurt). Each station is manned with 1 worker (night shift) and 2 workers (day shift). In 2007 the locks' old relay technology was replaced with computers.

Most popular facts about the RMD Canal are:

  • Length: 172 mk (106 ml)
  • Width (avrg): 55 m (180 ft)
  • Depth (draft): 4,25 m (14 ft)
  • Completion date: September 25, 1992 (construction started in 1960)
  • Building cost: 250 million EURO
  • Water-saving locks: 16
  • Canal pumping stations: 5
  • Canal locks length: 190 m (623 ft)
  • Canal locks width: 12 m (40 ft)
  • Canal bridges: 123

Highlights: Rural Bavaria, Nuremberg, Berching

The Main-Danube Canal cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Main-Danube Canal, Germany.

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Port Main-Danube Canal cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Main-Danube Canal, Germany. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Tuesday
1 August, 2017
River Ambassador(arriving at 01 Aug - departing at 01 Aug)
Scenic Ruby(arriving at 01 Aug - departing at 01 Aug)
Travelmarvel Diamond(arriving at 01 Aug - departing at 01 Aug)
Travelmarvel Jewel(arriving at 01 Aug - departing at 01 Aug)
Viking Bestla(arriving at 01 Aug - departing at 01 Aug)
Viking Freya(arriving at 01 Aug - departing at 01 Aug)
Wednesday
2 August, 2017
River Beatrice(arriving at 02 Aug - departing at 02 Aug)
Viking Modi(arriving at 02 Aug - departing at 02 Aug)
Thursday
3 August, 2017
Emerald Sun(arriving at 03 Aug - departing at 03 Aug)
Friday
4 August, 2017
MS River Splendor(arriving at 04 Aug - departing at 04 Aug)
River Princess(arriving at 04 Aug - departing at 04 Aug)
Viking Var(arriving at 04 Aug - departing at 04 Aug)
Saturday
5 August, 2017
Travelmarvel Sapphire(arriving at 05 Aug - departing at 05 Aug)
Sunday
6 August, 2017
MS Swiss Jewel(arriving at 06 Aug - departing at 06 Aug)
MS Treasures(arriving at 06 Aug - departing at 06 Aug)
Viking Jarl(arriving at 06 Aug - departing at 06 Aug)
Monday
7 August, 2017
AmaSerena(arriving at 07 Aug - departing at 07 Aug)
MS Regina Rheni II(departing at 07 Aug)
MS River Discovery II(arriving at 07 Aug - departing at 07 Aug)
Viking Bragi(arriving at 07 Aug - departing at 07 Aug)
Viking Var(arriving at 07 Aug - departing at 07 Aug)
Tuesday
8 August, 2017
MS River Discovery II(arriving at 08 Aug - departing at 08 Aug)
Wednesday
9 August, 2017
AmaSerena(arriving at 09 Aug - departing at 09 Aug)
Viking Jarl(arriving at 09 Aug - departing at 09 Aug)
Saturday
12 August, 2017
Emerald Dawn(arriving at 12 Aug - departing at 12 Aug)
Emerald Star(arriving at 12 Aug - departing at 12 Aug)
Viking Freya(arriving at 12 Aug - departing at 12 Aug)
Sunday
13 August, 2017
Emerald Destiny(arriving at 13 Aug - departing at 13 Aug)
MS Treasures(arriving at 13 Aug - departing at 13 Aug)
River Ambassador(arriving at 13 Aug - departing at 13 Aug)
Viking Bestla(arriving at 13 Aug - departing at 13 Aug)
Viking Vili(arriving at 13 Aug - departing at 13 Aug)
Monday
14 August, 2017
Scenic Emerald(arriving at 14 Aug - departing at 14 Aug)
Tuesday
15 August, 2017
MS Esprit(arriving at 15 Aug - departing at 15 Aug)
Scenic Pearl(arriving at 15 Aug - departing at 15 Aug)
Travelmarvel Diamond(arriving at 15 Aug - departing at 15 Aug)
Travelmarvel Jewel(arriving at 15 Aug - departing at 15 Aug)
Viking Freya(arriving at 15 Aug - departing at 15 Aug)
Wednesday
16 August, 2017
MS River Splendor(arriving at 16 Aug - departing at 16 Aug)
River Beatrice(arriving at 16 Aug - departing at 16 Aug)
Thursday
17 August, 2017
Emerald Sun(arriving at 17 Aug - departing at 17 Aug)
Scenic Jasper(arriving at 17 Aug - departing at 17 Aug)
Friday
18 August, 2017
River Beatrice(arriving at 18 Aug - departing at 18 Aug)
River Princess(arriving at 18 Aug - departing at 18 Aug)
Viking Var(arriving at 18 Aug - departing at 18 Aug)
Saturday
19 August, 2017
Travelmarvel Sapphire(arriving at 19 Aug - departing at 19 Aug)
Viking Bragi(arriving at 19 Aug - departing at 19 Aug)
Sunday
20 August, 2017
Viking Jarl(arriving at 20 Aug - departing at 20 Aug)
Monday
21 August, 2017
MS Regina Rheni II(arriving at 21 Aug - departing at 21 Aug)
Viking Var(arriving at 21 Aug - departing at 21 Aug)
Tuesday
22 August, 2017
Scenic Jewel(arriving at 22 Aug - departing at 22 Aug)
Wednesday
23 August, 2017
Viking Jarl(arriving at 23 Aug - departing at 23 Aug)
Thursday
24 August, 2017
Emerald Star(arriving at 24 Aug - departing at 24 Aug)
Scenic Amber(arriving at 24 Aug - departing at 24 Aug)
Friday
25 August, 2017
Viking Modi(arriving at 25 Aug - departing at 25 Aug)
Viking Vili(arriving at 25 Aug - departing at 25 Aug)
Saturday
26 August, 2017
Viking Freya(arriving at 26 Aug - departing at 26 Aug)
Sunday
27 August, 2017
MS Treasures(arriving at 27 Aug - departing at 27 Aug)
Monday
28 August, 2017
Emerald Dawn(arriving at 28 Aug - departing at 28 Aug)
Tuesday
29 August, 2017
MS Esprit(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
MS Filia Rheni II(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
River Ambassador(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
Scenic Ruby(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
Travelmarvel Diamond(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
Travelmarvel Jewel(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
Viking Bestla(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
Viking Freya(arriving at 29 Aug - departing at 29 Aug)
Wednesday
30 August, 2017
Viking Modi(arriving at 30 Aug - departing at 30 Aug)
Thursday
31 August, 2017
MS Filia Rheni II(arriving at 31 Aug - departing at 31 Aug)
2017 August