in Province du Hainaut of Wallonia, Belgium

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.448 and 3.819 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 26' 53" and E 3° 49' 7"
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: 09:53 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Brussels
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:43 am and 9:40 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: 3,1 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: 2022-05-25 07:36:31

Delve into Saint-Ghislain

Saint-Ghislain in Province du Hainaut (Wallonia) with it's 22,500 habitants is located in Belgium about 36 mi (or 58 km) south-west of Brussels, the country's capital town.

Current time in Saint-Ghislain is now 09:53 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Brussels with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports close to Saint-Ghislain, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Maubeuge-Élesmes Airport in France in a distance of 13 mi (or 22 km). The closest airport in Belgium is Brussels South Charleroi Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 22 km), South-East. 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 Major Mining Sites of Wallonia in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chasse Royale, Valenciennes, Frasnes-lez-Anvaing, Enghien and Avesnes-sur-Helpe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 27th of May 2022

18°C (65 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 28th of May 2022

17°C (63 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 29th of May 2022

12°C (54 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Auberge le XIX eme Logis

3,7 mi
Place de Thulin 2.
7350 Thulin

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 8:00 - 18:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Aérodrome de Saint-Ghislain ACMB

Published: June 08, 2014
Length: 05:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Bassée

06/06/14 Aérodrome de Saint-Ghislain ACMB.

Dialogue Hainaut télévisé : Ecole hotelière de Saint-Ghislain

Published: November 05, 2010
Length: 55:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Dial Hainaut

Le Lycée provincial de Saint-Ghislain accueillera bientôt un centre d'excellence des métiers de l'hôtellerie.

Google - Les hommes et les femmes derrière la technologie

Published: April 29, 2013
Length: 48:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mundaneum

Un an après l'officialisation de son partenariat avec Google, le Mundaneum est allé à la rencontre des employés du data center de Saint-Ghislain (Belgique).

05.04.2014 - radars - travaux - autoroute E19 - Saint-Ghislain

Published: April 06, 2014
Length: 11:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jean-Marc Froidure

Roulez le pied léger à hauteur de Saint-Ghislain dans les deux sens de circulation sur l'autoroute E19. Soyez prudent et bonne route ;-)

Incendie Saint-Ghislain

Published: May 20, 2012
Length: 59:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fanny A

Au Lit Saint Ghislain

Published: April 26, 2013
Length: 00:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: VANDER BEKEN Denis

Journée du patrimoine PFT Saint Ghislain Belgique

Published: October 20, 2009
Length: 33:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ch.Letangre

La 7833 à Saint-Ghislain

Published: January 26, 2013
Length: 45:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ThePGO1972

La 7833 SNCB en démonstration au Musée du Rail de Saint-Ghislain. CIMG3907.AVI.

La 64169 en démonstration au Musée du rail de Saint-Ghislain.

Published: January 23, 2013
Length: 33:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ThePGO1972

La 64169 en démonstration au Musée du rail de Saint-Ghislain à l'occasion des journées du patrimoine. CIMG1419.AVI.

Festival cité métisse saint-ghislain 2012 - Les Petlessons

Published: April 22, 2012
Length: 45:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: fanfare Les Petlessons

Festival cité métisse saint-ghislain 2012 - Les Petlessons.

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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.


The Borinage is an area in the Walloon province of Hainaut. The provincial capital Mons is located in the east of the Borinage. In French the inhabitants are called Borains. But there was a great sociological difference between Mons and the Borains of all the villages around Mons.

Located at 50.4333, 3.83333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Hainaut (province), History of Wallonia, Geographical, historical and cultural areas of Belgium, Socialism in Belgium

Grand Hornu

Grand-Hornu is an old industrial mining complex in Hornu in the municipality of Boussu, Belgium. It was built by Henri De Gorge between 1810 and 1830. It is a unique example of functional town-planning. Today it is owned by the province of Hainaut, which houses temporary exhibitions in the buildings. As one of four Major Mining Sites of Wallonia, UNESCO designated it a World Heritage Site in 2012

Located at 50.4353, 3.83944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Wallonia's Major Heritage, Buildings and structures in Hainaut (province), Mines in Belgium, Museums in Hainaut (province), History of Wallonia, Art museums and galleries in Belgium, World Heritage Sites in Belgium

Petit Wasmes

Petit Wasmes is a village near Wasmes in the municipality of Colfontaine in Belgium. It was once the home of Vincent van Gogh.

Located at 50.4167, 3.81667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Belgium

Saint-Ghislain Airport

Saint-Ghislain Airport (in French, Aérodrome de Saint-Ghislain) is a small airfield located in Saint-Ghislain, province of Hainaut, Belgium. Privately managed, the airport is home to an active flight school (Aéroclub du Borinage), but also to other aeronautical oriented leisure activities, such as old aircraft restoration, or amateur aircraft building. A modernization of the airport was completed in 1992, including a hard-surfacing of the single runway.

Located at 50.4583, 3.82222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Belgium, Buildings and structures in Hainaut (province)

Boussu Dour Borinage

Royal Boussu Dour Borinage is a Belgian association football club based in Boussu in the province of Hainaut. They have been playing in the Belgian Second Division since 2009–10. R. Boussu Dour Borinage were formerly known as Royal Francs Borains up until the start of the 2008–09 season. They play their home games at the Stade Robert Urbain, formerly known as Stade Vedette in Boussu. Their highest league ranking was a 5th place in the second division in 2009–10.

Located at 50.4135, 3.77931 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in Belgium, Association football clubs established in 1922, 1922 establishments in Belgium


Baudour is a village near the Belgian towns of Saint-Ghislain and Mons in the province of Hainaut. Henri Delmotte and Michel Daerden were born in Baudour

Located at 50.4833, 3.83167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Belgium

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Saint-Ghislain.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Сен Гислен, سن-گیزلن, Санкт-Гилене, Сен-Гилен, سینٹ-غصلیں, 聖吉斯蘭