As regards water, we are the Central European handling hub for import and export for foreign ports in northwestern europe down to the Black Sea. The total length of the quay wall at the Danube port of Krems is 1.560 m. We offer a fast and flexible service and a strong infrastructure to barge/shipping companies. Furthermore port of Krems is equipped with a flood protection gate to protect ships and ice free water constructions within the port area. Rhenus Donauhafen Krems is in the name of the city of Krems and is responsible for servicing shipping companies and invoicing of the port dues. (=Ufergeld)
The Donauhafen Krems is situated outside the city and is therefore free of congestion. It is easily accessible both day and night for trucks. We offer quick and friendly service via our Administration, as well as speedy handling for freighters, an enormous capacity, weighbridge, a customs area and gas station.
We are linked to the INTERNATIONAL RAIL NETWORK via the port rail network (operated by voestalpine Krems). We have a track network of 8.000 m at our disposal. An Austrian rail office at the Danube port of Krems ensures flexible, customer friendly and speedy processing. Rhenus Donauhafen Krems- transshipment equipment ensures fast and careful wagon manipulation, and provides also a possibility of carrying out the weighing of locomotives.
METRANS operates the trimodal container terminal in Krems since October 2012.