Main-Danube Canal (Germany)

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Local Time
2019-05-27 02:01

min: 51 °F (10 °C) / max: 71 °F (22 °C) 51°F
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Min / Max Temperature71 °F / 22 °C
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Rhine–Main–Danube Canal (aka Main-Donau Kanal, Main-Danube Canal, and 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 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.

Main-Danube Canal map

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

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.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
1 May, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Aegir
2 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
2 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Mimir
3 May, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
3 May, 2019
Friday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Sapphire
4 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vili
4 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Baldur
4 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
4 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
5 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
5 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skirnir
5 May, 2019
Sunday
Emerald Waterways Cruises cruise lineEmerald Dawn
6 May, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Magni
6 May, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
6 May, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Jewel
6 May, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Diamond
6 May, 2019
Monday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Jade
6 May, 2019
Monday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Rhein Prinzessin
7 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Idun
7 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gefjon
8 May, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ve
9 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
9 May, 2019
Thursday
Emerald Waterways Cruises cruise lineEmerald Sky
10 May, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
10 May, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Bragi
11 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
12 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
12 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
13 May, 2019
Monday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Pearl
14 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
14 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Aegir
15 May, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Embla
15 May, 2019
Wednesday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Crystal
16 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vili
16 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
17 May, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
17 May, 2019
Friday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Sapphire
18 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
18 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Mimir
18 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
18 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Magni
18 May, 2019
Saturday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaVerde
19 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Modi
19 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
20 May, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ve
20 May, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gefjon
20 May, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Jewel
20 May, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
20 May, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Diamond
21 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skirnir
22 May, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tir
22 May, 2019
Wednesday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Opal
23 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
24 May, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
25 May, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
26 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
26 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Bragi
26 May, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
26 May, 2019
Sunday
Emerald Waterways Cruises cruise lineEmerald Sun
27 May, 2019
Monday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Ruby
28 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
28 May, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Embla
29 May, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Lif
29 May, 2019
Wednesday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineMS Brabant
30 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
30 May, 2019
Thursday
Fred Olsen Cruises cruise lineMS Brabant
30 May, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Mimir
30 May, 2019
Thursday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Asara
31 May, 2019
Friday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Sapphire
31 May, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
31 May, 2019
Friday
Luftner Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Amadeus Royal
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