Although the water level has risen, there is still a lack of water in the Elbe.

The level of the Elbe in Magdeburg has risen again slightly. The “White Fleet” can therefore again offer its boat trips at all piers.

Magdeburg – The “White Fleet” had to in the past few weeks due to low water stop their tourist boat trips several times.

Although the water level has risen, there is still a lack of water in the Elbe. © Matthias Strauss

Today, Saturday, the ships cast off again from the Domfelsen, also to the delight of the passengers.

The level indicator on the Magdeburg river bridge indicates a water level of 67 centimeters. Although this is still far below the normal value, the water level is again sufficient for shipping.

Already yesterday, Friday, the first ships started their tour from the Petrifoerder landing stage.

With Krach-Bumm into the weekend: risk of thunderstorms in Saxony-Anhalt!
Magdeburg weather
With Krach-Bumm into the weekend: risk of thunderstorms in Saxony-Anhalt!

During the drought, the timetables had to be changed and the passenger ships had to dock and cast off temporarily on the Mittelland Canal.

The planned shuttle ships can therefore also be used for the “[email protected]” event along the Elbe on Saturday.

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