in Provincie Antwerpen of Flanders, Belgium

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.131 and 4.570 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 7' 52" and E 4° 34' 13"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Dutch, French, German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:12 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Brussels
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:34 am and 9:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Belgium in Western Europe

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Belgium.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Belgium. Last Update: 2020-05-28 07:21:35

Delve into Lier

Lier in Provincie Antwerpen (Flanders) with it's 33,272 habitants is a city located in Belgium about 22 mi (or 35 km) north-east of Brussels, the country's capital town.

Current time in Lier is now 11:12 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Brussels with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports closer to Lier, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Belgium is Antwerp International Airport (Deurne) in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Belgium is Flemish Béguinages in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 1 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Heist-op-den-Berg, Brussels, Turnhout, Scherpenheuvel-Zichem and Sint-Niklaas. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1032 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 29th of May 2020

21°C (70 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 30th of May 2020

22°C (71 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 31st of May 2020

21°C (69 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Best Western Plus Zimmerhof

0,2 mi
Begijnhofstraat 2
2500 Lier

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: closed

B&B Soetemin

1,1 mi
Schollebeekstraat 4
2500 Lier

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

B&B De Frimethe

4,1 mi
Toeffelhoek 40
2531 Vremde

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Parkhotel Montreal

6,9 mi
Duivenstraat 56
2800 Mechelen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 6:00 - 1:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 12:00

B&B - Belair

3,8 mi
Janssenlei 9 
2530 Boechout

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Lier - Bélgica

Published: January 14, 2015
Length: 42:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dónde Vamos Eva?

Acompáñanos en esta nueva escapada por Lier en Bélgica. Museos, reloj astronómico, parques, beguinages, campanarios patrimonio de la UNESCO y otros atractivos invitan a conocerla. Enlace...

LIER 800 Moevement LA LA LOEPIE LIER 2 met Hilde Frateur en st ursula+ Klimop basisschool

Published: May 05, 2012
Length: 11:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: zimmereninlier

Lier 800 en Hilde Frateur zingt met bijna 3000 schoolkinderen, ter voorbereiding van een groot optreden op 20 mei 2012. Zij schreef nieuwe liederen over Lier. Met dit lied loopt Hilde door...

Lier 800 jaar

Published: May 27, 2012
Length: 15:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bvlbvl0

Verenigingenmarkt Lier

Published: July 03, 2013
Length: 42:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Robert Cools

We stonden op vrijdag 28 juni met een stand van onze club (Lier Aviation Club) op de Verenigingenmarkt te Lier.

Belgium: A few impressions of the city of Lier

Published: December 14, 2014
Length: 53:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: maaswater15

Lier is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The city is situated at the confluence of the Big and Small Nete. In the Middle Ages it was a prosperous city. The Grote...

4th May 2014: the very last football match at Stadion Lyra, Lier (Belgium)

Published: July 13, 2014
Length: 48:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: remarque1403 presentation of some photos and movies.


Published: March 11, 2009
Length: 25:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Masayuki Oshiro


Lier 800 - Feestelijke opening van de nieuwe Grote Markt

Published: April 28, 2012
Length: 33:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paperjamz00

Officieel startschot van Lier800 samen met de officiële opening van de nieuwe Grote Markt. Theater Tol -

Grote Markt Lier 2012

Published: May 20, 2012
Length: 53:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Filip Stoop

Grote Markt Lier 2012.

2013 09 29 Olse Lier

Published: January 23, 2014
Length: 09:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Oswald Van de Cruys

Familie Boyart 1ste atletiek meeting september 2013.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Nete (river)

The Nete is a river in northern Belgium, right tributary of the Rupel. It flows through the Belgian province of Antwerp. It is formed in Lier, at the confluence of the rivers Grote Nete and Kleine Nete. It flows through Duffel and joins the river Dijle in Rumst to form the river Rupel.

Located at 51.1315, 4.5813 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Scheldt basin, Rivers of Belgium

Herman Vanderpoortenstadion

Herman Vanderpoortenstadion (also called Het Lisp) is a multi-use stadium in Lier, Belgium. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Lierse S.K. since 1925. The stadium holds 14,538, including 4,311 standing places, 522 business seats, 102 VIP seats and 3 loges. It is located along the Lispersesteenweg, the road leading to Lisp, the neighbourhood of Lier where the club is located.

Located at 51.1442, 4.57361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football venues in Belgium


Koningshooikt is a village that since 1977 creates a municipality with Lier in the Belgian province of Antwerp. In the local dialect Koningshooikt is often called Jut or Koningsjut. Koningshooikt was founded on 1 January 1822, when the village Koningsbossen (also known as Koningsbos or 's-Herenbos) were united with quarters Hooikt and Hazendonk, the latter separated from the village Berlaar.

Located at 51.1, 4.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Belgium

Zimmer tower

The Zimmer tower is a tower in Lier, Belgium, also known as the Cornelius tower, that was originally a keep of Lier's fourteenth century city fortifications. In 1930, astronomer and clockmaker Louis Zimmer (1888–1970) built the Jubilee (or Centenary) Clock, which is displayed on the front of the tower. The tower was built no later than 1425 though the precise date of construction is unknown.

Located at 51.1292, 4.56972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Clock towers, Towers in Belgium

Lier (B) railway station

Lier is a railway station in Lier, Antwerp, Belgium. The station opened in 1855 on the Line 13 and Line 15. Until 1988 the station was also on 205, when this line closed.

Located at 51.1361, 4.55917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations opened in 1855, Railway stations in Belgium

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Koken Voor Mannen
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30 May

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Лийр, لیر, Lierre, リール, 리르, Lyras, Lier, Льер, Лир, Лір, 利尔