la Seine

Seine

La Seine

The source is Source-Seine and the mouth is English Channel.

Navigation on the Seine starts at Marcilly-sur-Seine and ends at Honfleur.

The Seine is 775 kilometres long (481.56 miles).

There is a total of 25 locks, with an average of 1 lock every 31 kilometres (19.26 miles).

The highest altitude of the Seine is 446 metres (1463′ 3″ ft) above sea level.

We've divided the Seine into the following different zones.

From Marcilly-sur-Seine to Montereau-Fault-Yonne

The water draft is 1.2 metres (3′ 3″ ft) and the air draft is 3.4 metres (9′ 10″ ft).

There is a total of 11 locks in this section.

Marcilly-sur-Seine to Nogent-sur-Seine

There are "Large" lock types.
Lock length 49 metres (160′ 9″ ft)
Lock width 7.8 metres (22′ 12″ ft)

Nogent-sur-Seine

There are "Large" lock types.
Lock length 38 metres (124′ 8″ ft)
Lock width 7.8 metres (22′ 12″ ft)

Nogent-sur-Seine to Bray-sur-Seine

There are "Large" lock types.
Lock length 120 metres (393′ 8″ ft)
Lock width 8 metres (26′ 3″ ft)

Bray-sur-Seine to Montereau-Fault-Yonne

There are "Large" lock types.
Lock length 180 metres (590′ 7″ ft)
Lock width 11.4 metres (36′ 1″ ft)

From Montereau-Fault-Yonne to Paris

The water draft is 3.2 metres (9′ 10″ ft) and the air draft is 5.5 metres (16′ 5″ ft).

There is a total of 8 locks in this section.

General lock size

There are "Large" lock types.
Lock length 180 metres (590′ 7″ ft)
Lock width 11.4 metres (36′ 1″ ft)

From Bercy to Saint-Cloud

The water draft is 3 metres (9′ 10″ ft) and the air draft is 6 metres (19′ 8″ ft).

From Paris to Rouen

The water draft is 4 metres (13′ 1″ ft) and the air draft is 7.5 metres (22′ 12″ ft).

There is a total of 6 locks in this section.

General lock size

There are "Large" lock types.
Lock length 180 metres (590′ 7″ ft)
Lock width 11.4 metres (36′ 1″ ft)

From Rouen to Honfleur

The air draft is 7 metres (22′ 12″ ft).

Barges cruising on this waterway

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