Main-Danube Canal (Germany Bavaria)

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Main-Danube Canal cruise port

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Local Time
2022-07-02 15:31

min: 56 °F (13 °C) / max: 78 °F (26 °C) 75°F
24.1°C
Wind: 114°/ 3.3 m/s  Gust: 3.8 m/sWind: 114°/ 3.3 m/s  Gust: 3.8 m/sLight breeze
3.3 m/s
Min / Max Temperature78 °F / 26 °C
56 °F / 14 °C
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Rhine-Main-Danube Canal (Main-Donau Kanal / Main-Danube Canal / RMD Canal) is located in Germany's Bavaria state. 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).

Main-Danube Canal (Germany) donau main kanal

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 centers (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.

Main-Danube Canal map

Popular facts about the RMD Canal include:

  • Length: 172 mk (106 mi)
  • 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

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 Bavaria. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
3 July, 2022
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Idun
5 July, 2022
Tuesday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Alena
6 July, 2022
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vali
7 July, 2022
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tir
8 July, 2022
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vili
8 July, 2022
Friday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Asara
10 July, 2022
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Magni
10 July, 2022
Sunday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Andrea
11 July, 2022
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skirnir
12 July, 2022
Tuesday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Asara
13 July, 2022
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Lif
18 July, 2022
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Idun
20 July, 2022
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tir
21 July, 2022
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vili
21 July, 2022
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vali
22 July, 2022
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Mimir
23 July, 2022
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skadi
24 July, 2022
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skirnir
24 July, 2022
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Baldur
26 July, 2022
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Lif
26 July, 2022
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gefjon
31 July, 2022
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Idun
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