St. Alban ferry "Wilde Maa", Northern Landing - Basel, Switzerland
Posted by: fi67
N 47° 33.413 E 007° 36.139
32T E 394850 N 5267998
Quick Description: A reactive cable ferry in Basel, Switzerland
Location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland
Date Posted: 6/29/2009 2:44:18 AM
Waymark Code: WM6NZ1
This ferry is a reactive cable ferry, i.e. it has no engine of any kind but uses the power of the current to get across the river. It connects the Medieaval quarter of St. Alban with the North side of the Rhine.
It is a pedestrains ferry used by tourists and locals likewise.
It was established in 1894. Transfer costs 1.60 CHF for adults. Daily service, except for floods.
Body of water served: Rhine
This landing stage is close to Tinguely museum or the event location Warteck PP.
Terminal / landing address:
Basel, BS Switzerland
Hours of operation (non-scheduled ferry service): From: 7:00 AM To: 7:00 PM
Dining room / cafeteria: no
Gift shop: no
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