Useful things

About River Tisza

Summary of the line segment between the pontoon bridge by Csongrád and the state border.

River Tisza is the second biggest river in Hungary.


Average fall: Kisköre - Szeged: 5,5 cm/km

Average pace: Kisköre - Szeged: 1,1 - 1,3 km/h

Average width: Kisköre - Szeged: 160 m

Average depth: Kisköre - Szeged: 3,5-5 m


Rating: IV/A – 110 m long ships with  maximum 3,500 ton carrying capacity can work day and night between Tiszakóród and state border 724 – 159,6 564,5 ZWA.

The waterway is at least 50 m wide. In 4 turns it goes down to 43 meters.
Critical clearance stand at the bridge nearby Algyő. From point 0 on gauge to the lower edge of the bridge – road bridge 13,72 m / railway bridge 12,33 m.

Compared to the gauge by Szeged (73,7 m): LKV -250 cm ; LNV 1009 cm

State of emergency:

I. alert level: 650 cm
II. alert level: 750 cm
III. alert level: 850 cm

If water level drops below 6,7 m at Szeged, shipping blockade is in force.



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Contact us

Exedra-Bau Kft.

6753 Szeged, Dobozi u. 14/b.
Phone: 20/499-0897

Szeged, Felső Tisza-part -"a vizitelep mellett"
GPS coordinates: 46° 15' 24,39'' N - 20° 10' 28,06'' E