20.07.2015 | Due to the falling water levels along the Rhine, from 27.07.2015 ( Import) we will be introducing a special train in both directions between Basel and Rotterdam Maasvlakte.
By introducing this shuttle we are offering our customers an additional possibility to transport containers fast and inexpensively despite the limitations of the inland navigation situation. The whole train will travel between the terminal of Contargo AG in Basel and Rotterdam Maasvlakte (ECT / EMX / APM I).
The loading times for Export and Import departures as are follows:
|Export from Contargo Basel to Rotterdam Maasvlakte
| Closing Basel
|| Arrival Rotterdam
|| Delivery RTM
| Tuesday, 16:00
|| Thursday, 20:00
|| Thursday, 22:00
|Import from Rotterdam Maasvlakte to Contargo Basel
| Closing RTM
|| Arrival Basel
|| Collection Basel
| Monday, 12:00
|| Tuesday, 20:00
|| Wednesday, 08:00
The freight rates for our LW Shuttle are charged at the usual BME prices in accordance with our 2015 charge rates.
Our export / import team will be pleased to receive your bookings and enquiries at the usual email addresses.
We will be glad to answer any general questions you may have about the new connection:
Grenzstrasse 149 CH-4019 Basel
Telefon/Phone ++41 61 639 36 15