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Main-Danube Canal (Germany)

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Europe Rivers

Local Time
2019-10-22 19:29

min: 49 °F (9 °C) / max: 62 °F (17 °C) 54°F
12.4°C
Wind: 48°/ 1.8 m/s  Gust: 2.3 m/sWind: 48°/ 1.8 m/s  Gust: 2.3 m/sLight breeze
1.8 m/s
Min / Max Temperature62 °F / 17 °C
49 °F / 10 °C

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 October, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Embla
2 October, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Lif
3 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
3 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Mimir
4 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
4 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vili
4 October, 2019
Friday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Sapphire
5 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
5 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
5 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Baldur
5 October, 2019
Saturday
AmaWaterways Cruises cruise lineAmaVerde
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Magni
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skirnir
6 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
7 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Modi
7 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gefjon
7 October, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Jewel
7 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
7 October, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Diamond
8 October, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ve
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vali
9 October, 2019
Wednesday
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Anesha
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tir
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
10 October, 2019
Thursday
Luftner Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Amadeus Royal
11 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
11 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Bragi
12 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skadi
12 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
12 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
13 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
14 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
15 October, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Lif
16 October, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Aegir
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vili
17 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
18 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
18 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Mimir
18 October, 2019
Friday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Sapphire
19 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Magni
19 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
19 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
20 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gullveig
20 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Modi
20 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Baldur
21 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ve
21 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skirnir
21 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Atla
21 October, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Jewel
21 October, 2019
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineTravelmarvel Diamond
21 October, 2019
Monday
Scenic Cruises Cruises cruise lineScenic Jade
22 October, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Gefjon
23 October, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tir
24 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Vali
24 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
24 October, 2019
Thursday
Luftner Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Amadeus Royal
25 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Skadi
25 October, 2019
Friday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
26 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
26 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Var
26 October, 2019
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Bragi
27 October, 2019
Sunday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Egil
28 October, 2019
Monday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Jarl
29 October, 2019
Tuesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Aegir
30 October, 2019
Wednesday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Embla
31 October, 2019
Thursday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Tor
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