In the “Annual Report on Danube Navigation in Austria” data and facts regarding Danube navigation are being summarised in a clear format and interpreted by the experts of viadonau.

The publication provides the following figures regarding Danube navigation:

  • transport volume
  • port transhipment
  • commodity groups
  • passenger transport
  • fairway availability
  • fairway depths
  • transport density
  • locked-trough vessel units
  • availability of lock chambers
  • waiting times at locks
  • accidents
  • modal split

Additionally, information on freight transport and the fairway conditions along the entire Danube is given.

The publication provides political and economic decision makers, multipliers, journalists as well as professionals and interested parties with valuable information on Danube navigation.


  • various statistical authorities provide figures and data
  • numerous subcontractors provide analyses on our account


The report is published every year in June.
All Annual Reports can be downloaded here

The Annual Report 2018 is already published.

The project makes a substantial contribution to the implementation of measure
15. Provide target group-oriented information and expertise of the Action Programme for the Danube 2022.