Ustí nad Labem (fka Aussig) is an Elbe River cruise port and city in the Czech Republic, with a population of around 95,000. Ustí is located at the confluence of two rivers (Bílina and Elbe) and is a major industrial city (country's 7th-largest by population), a major river port (also serving cargo shipping) and an important railway junction (with 4 stations also serving cross-border trains of EuroCity and InterCity).
Elbe River Line (a major inland waterway) connects the Czech Republic with Germany, Benelux Union (Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg) and France, as well as to some large seaports. Freight shipping and river cruises are run on the section Pardubice-Chvaletice-Usti-Hrensko-Hamburg.
Usti is also connected to E-442 highway (Liberec-Decín-Ustí-Dresden) and 3 other international highways (I-8, I-30, I-13). Express highway D8 connects directly Prague (country's capital) with Berlin. The city's mass transport network is based on trolleybuses. The nearest airports are in Prague (92 km) and Dresden (75 km). Mariansky Bridge (road bridge over Elbe River) was inaugurated in 1998.
As a cruise port, Usti is included in the regular schedule of one of Europe's largest river cruise companies - CroisiEurope. The next table shows the 8-day itinerary between homeports Prague and Berlin-Tegel, with prices from ~USD 2200 per person (double occupancy rates).
|Date / Time||Port|
|16 Jul 18:00 / 17 Jul 14:00 (overnight)||Departing from Berlin, Germany|
|17 Jul 17:00||Potsdam, Germany|
|17 Jul 23:00 / 18 Jul 06:00 (overnight)||Wusterwitz, Germany|
|18 Jul 14:00||Magdeburg, Germany|
|19 Jul 09:00||Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Germany|
|20 Jul 07:00||Meissen, Germany|
|20 Jul 12:30 / 21 Jul 07:00 (overnight)||Dresden, Germany|
|21 Jul 12:00||Wehlen, Germany|
|21 Jul 23:00 / 22 Jul 08:30 (overnight)||Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic|
|22 Jul 12:00||Roudnice nad Labem, Czech Republic|
|22 Jul 20:30 / 23 Jul 05:30 (overnight)||Kralupy nad Vltavou, Czech Republic|
|23 Jul 08:00||Roztoky, Czech Republic|
|23 Jul 12:30 / 24 Jul 09:00 (overnight)||Arriving in Prague, Czech Republic|
Port Usti nad Labem 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 Usti nad Labem, Czechia. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|17 October, 2020|
|ms Elbe Princesse||23:00||08:00|
|25 October, 2020|
|ms Elbe Princesse II||23:00||08:00|