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Ship Austria – An association for cruises and activities on Austria’s rivers and lakes

Ahoy visitors!

If you are interested in services such as cruises and boat rides on Austrian rivers and lakes, this homepage is definitely the place to be! Here we offer an overview of several cruise companies across the country, as well a list of their events and on-board activity schedules.

Our Vision: Ship Austria aims to increase the popularity of Austria’s cruise line services by providing leisurely travel in which you are able to enjoy Austria’s beautiful landscapes and stunning sights.

We, the Austrian shipping companies, are keen to turn each boat trip into an unforgettable experience - Our cruises are packed with onboard entertainment to beautiful destinations; You’re bound to find a cruise that suits you!


Ship Austria – Services in Austria and elsewhere

We put our heart and soul into providing you the absolute best experiences with Austrian cruise companies not only locally, but on an international level as well. It’s no surprise at all that Ship Austria, as part of the alpine shipping association, acts in cooperation with Switzerland and Bavaria (Germany).

Each year, approximately 400 boats open the new season in Austria, Bavaria and Switzerland together, on what is called ‘Day of the Cruises’. We are looking forward to welcoming you on board during the upcoming season!


Ship Austria’s officials:

  • Josef Nageler, President
  • Doris Schreckeneder Vice-President
  • Alice Faschauner, Cashier
  • Dagmar Lausecker, Secretary


Ship Austria, operating as a tourist commission of shipping services, strives for an increase in awareness as well as an increase in quality and security standards of Austrian cruise line companies. In order to grant the best services and quality work of high values for you, Ship Austria, an important part of the bus, aircraft and ship association, is located in Vienna, within the Austrian Economic Chambers.

If you have any questions regarding our association, Ship Austria, please do not hesitate and contact us via email here: 
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