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The fast way from Amsterdam across the province of Utrecht to the big rivers

Amsterdam - Rijn - Kanaal| Netherlands: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Length of waterway: 72 km
Number of locks: 3
Lock dimensions: 150.00 x 23.00
Max. depth: 4.00
Max. headroom: 8.65
Degree of difficulty: Demanding
Requirements: no rating
Character of waterway: no rating
Profile of waterway: Main waterway
Facilities groundside: Not sufficiant

Weitere Informationen

Waterway has access to:

Hollandse Ijssel | Netherlands
Neder-Rijn / Waal | Gelderland Netherlands
Noordzeekanaal | Netherlands
Oude Rijn | Oude- Woud- & Heimanswetering | Braassemermeer | Südholland
Vecht / Naarder trekvaart / Hilversumskanaal | Netherlands


Category of water: Via / 150 x 23

Waterkaart / waterway map: I / Vechtplassen

This is the highway to the south. It starts at Nordseekanal at Amsterdam and flows at km 913.5 into the Waal being later the Rhine. It's not a comfortable waterway, but it cannot be avoided entirely when navigating from Amsterdam to the middle of Germany.