Day cruise rates - KD - the White Fleet on the Rhine

Day Cruise Rates

Price reductions will be rounded up to the next full Euro. Credit cards (Master Card, Visa) are accepted against payment of € 2.00 transaction fee. No charge is made for payment by EC card.

Fares 2015 to download as pdf

Our general conditions of carriage apply (pdf 63 kb), as do our tarif provisions for KD cruises (pdf 60 kb).

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Give a KD cruise as a present. Ask about our gift vouchers.

KD Discount Fares*

KD Birthday Tariff
Passengers of all ages travel on KD ships up to 50% off on their birthday on all round-trip and scheduled cruises.

Children’s Fares
Children under 4 years travel free of charge.
Children from 4 up to and including 13 years pay only € 6 for all round-trip and scheduled cruises.
Wednesday is Family Day! Up to 3 children (4-13 years) travel free of charge per full fare-paying adult passenger (does not apply to groups). 

Family Ticket
Take advantage of our special Family Ticket for 2 adults and 2 children (under 16) from only € 25 for all round-trip cruises. On scheduled cruises we offer a special family day ticket for only € 64 valid for an outward and return journey of your choice within the entire KD route network.

Senior Citizen Fares
Senior citizens (over 60) receive a daily discount of up to 30% on all scheduled cruise fares.

Student (up to 27 years) Fares
Pupils and students up to 27 years receive a discount of up to 50% on all scheduled cruise fares on presentation of a valid student card.

KD Rhine Card

To make your trips on KD twice as enjoyable we have introduced the KD Rhine Card. For only € 34 for a whole year this gives you up to 50% discount* on all cruises as well as many extra benefits. Treat yourself!

KD/VRS Combined Fares

For your KD trip Cologne – Königswinter or Bonn – Linz or vice versa you can buy a combined ticket which includes transportation at no extra charge by bus or train to and from the KD landing stage within the VRS public transport network. These tickets should be purchased in advance at a KD landing stage or VRS sales office or from any DB German Railway ticket machine.

Timetable information:

Reductions for Groups

Reductions for adult groups:

10% for 10 or more full fare-paying adults

15% for 20 or more full fare-paying adults

20% for 30 or more full fare-paying adults

25% for 40 or more full fare-paying adults

Reductions do not apply for theme cruises and catering services.

Cycle Day on the Rhine

Cycle and save with KD! Tuesdays and from now on also Thursdays are Cycle Days on the Rhine. Two cyclists must buy only one cruise ticket (single fare, excluding cycle charge). This does not apply on ships of our partner companies.

Transferring between Ship and Train

At any KD landing stage you receive a 20% discount on scheduled cruise fares upon presentation of your valid train ticket. For certain sections of the river DB German Railway ticket offices have attractive offers for combined journeys. Information on other DB offers is available on request. 



*Reductions do not apply for theme cruises and catering services.