The Moselle


The waterway connects Canal des Vosges to Rhine.

The source is Col de Bussang and the mouth is Rhine.

Navigation on the Moselle starts at Neuves-Maisons and ends at Apach.

The Moselle is 545.00 kilometres long (338.65 miles) with a total of 392.00 kilometres of navigable waterway.

There is a total of 18 locks, with an average of 1 lock every 21.78 kilometres (13.53 miles).

The highest point on the Moselle is 220.00 metres (721′ 9″ ft) above sea level and the lowest point is at 60.00 metres (196′ 10″ ft) above sea level.

Barges cruising on the Moselle

Name Itinerary Passengers
La Nouvelle Etoile Germany and Luxembourg 8 View the itinerary

Self-drive boats cruising on the Moselle

Fleet Cruise route
Nicols Alsace View the Nicols boats


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