Kappeln - Brückensignale Schlei

Bridge near Kappeln (Ellenberg)

Last edited 24.11.2021 at 22:45 by NV Charts Team


54° 39’ 34.8” N


9° 56’ 8.9” E


red-fixed red-fixed Passage prohibited
red-fixed Passage prohibited, clearing is being prepared
red-fixed red-fixed Closed for navigation
yellow-fixed red-fixed red-fixed Passage allowed if height is sufficient
yellow-fixed green-fixed green-fixed Passage allowed
green-fixed green-fixed Passage allowed, Oncoming traffic blocked

Note: Outgoing current may be setting easterly in the bridge passage.

Bridge opening hours Kappeln:
15 min before every hour.
Apr. 1 - Oct. 31 in the period from 5.45 to 21.45 and
Nov. 1 - March 31 from 7.45 - 17.45 if necessary every hour.

From October, the following restrictions apply due to repair work, during which the Kappeln bascule bridge will not open during the following periods:

  • Tuesday, 12.10.2021 - 22:00h until Thursday, 14.10.2021 - 05:30h
  • Tuesday, 10/19/2021 - 22:00PM to Thursday, 10/21/2021 - 05:30AM
  • Tuesday, 10/26/2021 - 22:00PM to Thursday, 10/28/2021 - 05:30AM
  • Tuesday, 02.11.2021 - 22:00 until Thursday, 04.11.2021 - 05:30PM

In November from 08.11. to 21.11.2021 (45th and 46th week), the bridge cannot be lifted for approximately 7-10 days due to repair work.

Passage under the non-lifted bridge is possible at any time.

A bridge opening signal is any two flags.
The bridge passages and the Schleifahrwasser are subject to the SeeSchStrO. Sailing vessels have no right of way in the bridge passage. The right of way in the bridge passage is regulated according to the current. Boats running with the current have right of way.


Et.schulz, ANNA
Wer kümmert sich um den laufenden Strom, wenn in der Brückendurchfahrt von beiden Seiten überholt wird? Autobahn!!!
23.08.2020 12:49

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