Compiègne
in Oise of Hauts-de-France, France

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
49.418 and 2.826 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 49° 25' 4" and E 2° 49' 33"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:12 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 9:37 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for France in Western Europe

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2019-05-12 07:23:51

Delve into Compiègne

Compiègne in Oise (Hauts-de-France) with it's 44,243 habitants is located in France about 45 mi (or 72 km) north-east of Paris, the country's capital town.

Current time in Compiègne is now 08:12 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports close to Compiègne, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Compiègne Margny Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 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 France is Amiens Cathedral in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), North-West. 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: Senlis, Montdidier, Clermont, Mary-sur-Marne and Meaux. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Hôtel Mercure Compiègne Sud

Address
3,2 mi
Rue Robert Schuman
60610 Lacroix St Ouen
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Les Beaux Arts

Address
0,1 mi
33, cours Guynemer
60200 Compiègne
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Citotel De Harlay

Address
0,1 mi
3, rue de Harlay
60200 Compiegne
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:30
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 15:30)
Weekend: 16:30 - 22:00


Hotel Restaurant du Nord Logis

Address
0,2 mi
1 Place de la Gare
60200 Compiegne
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 0:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)
Weekend: closed


Campanile- Compiegne

Address
1,8 mi
Avenue de Huy
60200 COMPIEGNE
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


ibis Compiègne

Address
2,2 mi
18, rue Edouard Branly ZAC de Mercières
60200 COMPIEGNE
France

Time Information

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


Kyriad Compiegne

Address
2,8 mi
Avenue Marcellin Berthelot 10
60200 Compiegne
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis Styles Compiègne

Address
2,5 mi
Place Jacques Tati
60880 JAUX
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hôtel 2 Vallées

Address
4,9 mi
10 Avenue du Gros Grelot
60150 Thourotte
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Premiere Classe COMPIEGNE - Jaux

Address
2,5 mi
Avenue Moulin,Jean
60880 JAUX
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 21:00 (lunchbreak: 21:00 - 7:00)
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Go Skateboarding Day 2013- Compiègne

Published: June 23, 2013
Length: 10:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stanschannel

Pour la première fois, les skaters de Compiègne célèbrent le GSD (événement mondial). Voici donc un petit montage de quelques tricks filmés ce jour, malgré un temps capricieux (pour...


Visite du Haras national de Compiègne

Published: April 04, 2014
Length: 52:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Les Haras nationaux

Le Haras national de Compiègne vous ouvre ses portes. Les boxes accueillent à nouveau des chevaux, une équipe d'attelage de compétition s'entraîne et se prépare, en résidence, en vue...


Mountainboard à Compiègne : Session Relax !

Published: September 04, 2014
Length: 44:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Luke Lanselle

Première vidéo sur cette chaîne et une caméra avec laquelle je ne suis pas encore tout à fait à l'aise, enfin bref une petite session de début septembre avec le début de la rentrée,...


Huit cadet homme aviron compiègne

Published: April 02, 2014
Length: 15:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bouiniere Paul

entrainement un dimanche matin avec deux fois 1000 mètre cadence course.


7 bonnes raisons de choisir l'ESC Compiègne

Published: March 09, 2015
Length: 08:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ESCCOMPIEGNE

L'Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Compiègne ouvre ses portes Samedi 14 mars 2015 de 13h30 à 17h30. Tu as un bac, bac+1,2 ou 3, voici 7 bonnes raisons de choisir l'ESC Compiègne ! En savoir ...


Les Printanières de Compiègne 2015

Published: March 12, 2015
Length: 21:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cyrille Choque

Plus que quelques jours pour apprendre l'échauffement "Flashmob" des Printanières de Compiègne de 2015 ! Une idée pour quelques soirées de répétition après l'entrainement !! Les Picantines...


Championnat d'Europe des Clubs 2012 - Compiègne

Published: October 23, 2012
Length: 22:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: FFTA TV

Championnat d'Europe des Clubs 2012 à Compiègne. 26 minutes. Commentaires : Fabrice Marinoni et Xavier Veray.


Marathon roller de Compiègne 2013 : la course masculine

Published: July 15, 2013
Length: 07:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rollerenligne

Le marathon roller de Compiègne a eu lieu le 7 juillet 2013. Une centaine de participants ont pris le départ du marathon. La victoire de la course des hommes s'est jouée au sprint entre...


Aviron Compiègne départ / aee pnj cam sd21

Published: March 23, 2014
Length: 10:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Baptiste ROIATTI

Extrait , Préparation pour les Zone bateaux courts qui auront lieux le samedi 29 et dimanche 30 mars 2014 à Gravelinne en 2- , Aviron Compiègnois . S.N.C (caméra pnj cam aee sd21)


Ça Roule À Compiègne au forum des sports 2013

Published: September 16, 2013
Length: 56:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stanschannel

Quelques images de notre 2ème participations, au forum des sports de la ville (Compiègne). OSARC: 96 associations, plus de 40 disciplines différentes, une météo clémente, le Forum de...


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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.

Picardy

Picardy is one of the 27 regions of France. It is located in the northern part of France.

Located at 49.5, 2.83333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Picardy, Regions of France, NUTS 2 statistical regions of the European Union

Armistice with Germany

The armistice between the Allies and Germany - also known as the Armistice of Compiègne after the location it was signed - was an agreement that ended the fighting in the First World War. It went into effect at 11 am on 11 November 1918, and marked a victory for the Allies and a complete defeat for Germany, although not technically a surrender. The Germans were responding to the policies proposed by American president Woodrow Wilson in his Fourteen Points of January 1918.

Located at 49.4275, 2.90639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Treaties concluded in 1918, Treaties entered into force in 1918, Armistices, World War I treaties, Peace treaties of Germany, Peace treaties of Italy, Peace treaties of France, Peace treaties of the United States, Peace treaties of Japan, Peace treaties of the United Kingdom, Treaties of the German Empire, Treaties of the French Third Republic, Treaties of the Kingdom of Italy (1861–1946), Treaties of the Empire of Japan

Second Armistice at Compiègne

The Second Armistice at Compiègne was signed at 18:50 on 22 June 1940 near Compiègne, France, between Nazi Germany and the French Third Republic. Following the decisive German victory in the Battle of France (10 May–21 June 1940), it established a German occupation zone in Northern France that encompassed all English Channel and Atlantic Ocean ports and left the remainder "free" to be governed by the French.

Located at 49.4274, 2.90642 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battle of France, World War II treaties, France–Germany relations, Peace treaties of France, Peace treaties of Germany, Treaties concluded in 1940, Treaties entered into force in 1940, Treaties of Nazi Germany, Treaties of the French Third Republic

Château de Compiègne

The Castle of Compiègne is a French château, a royal residence built for Louis XV and restored by Napoleon. Compiègne was one of three seats of royal government, the others being Versailles and Fontainebleau. It is located in Compiègne in the Oise département, and open to the public. Even before the château was constructed, Compiègne was the preferred summer residence for French monarchs, primarily for hunting given its proximity to Compiègne Forest.

Located at 49.4192, 2.83111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Châteaux in Oise, Palaces and residences of Napoleon, Royal residences in France, Ancien Régime French architecture, Neoclassical architecture in France, French Renaissance Revival architecture, Museums in Oise, Historic house museums in Picardy, Transport museums in France, Art museums and galleries in France, National museums of France

University of Technology of Compiègne

The University of Technology of Compiègne, or UTC is an engineering institution located in Compiègne, France. It is administered by the Academy of Amiens. UTC is the first of the group of so-called "Universités de Technologie" ("Universities of Technology"). The teaching model is a mix between North-American and French traditions: student select their classes, which are complemented by assisted classwork and applied labwork .

Located at 49.4003, 2.79972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grandes écoles, Universities of Technology (France), Educational institutions established in 1972

Château de Pierrefonds

The Château de Pierrefonds is a castle situated in the commune of Pierrefonds in the Oise département of France. It is on the southeast edge of the Forest of Compiègne, north east of Paris, between Villers-Cotterêts and Compiègne. The Château de Pierrefonds includes most of the characteristics of defensive military architecture from the Middle Ages, though it underwent a major restoration in the 19th century.

Located at 49.3469, 2.98028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Picardy, Châteaux in Oise, Official historical monuments of France, Gothic architecture in France, Museums in Oise, Historic house museums in Picardy

Battle of Mortemer

For 16 years the Norman realms of the young William I of England, then known as Duke William II, were gravely threatened by other Norman barons and also by the French King. This was because William came to power at age seven. This conflict reached its greatest level in the Campaign of 1052-1054. In February 1054, the French King led a combined force to invade the Norman territories. Troops came from all over north-western France.

Located at 49.5833, 2.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles involving France, Battles involving the Normans, Conflicts in 1054, 1050s in Europe, William the Conqueror

Musée Antoine Vivenel

The Musée Antoine Vivenel is the municipal museum of the city of Compiègne, located at 2, rue d'Austerlitz, 60200 Compiègne. It was founded in 1839, following an important gift by Antoine Vivenel.

Located at 49.4176, 2.8213 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local museums in France, History museums in France, Art museums and galleries in France, Museums in Oise, Art museums established in 1839, 1839 establishments in France

Gare de Compiègne

Gare de Compiègne is a railway station serving the town Compiègne, Oise department, northern France. It is situated on the Creil–Jeumont railway.

Located at 49.4228, 2.82528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Picardy

Château d'Aramont

Château d'Aramont is a château in Verberie, Oise, France.

Located at 49.3099, 2.72446 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Châteaux in Oise

Glade of the Armistice

The Glade of the Armistice (French: Clairière de l'Armistice) is a war memorial in the Forest of Compiègne. It stands on the spot where in 1918 the Germans signed the armistice that ended World War I. During World War II, Adolf Hitler deliberately chose the same location for the French and Germans to sign the Second Armistice at Compiègne after Germany won the Battle of France. Today, Glade of the Armistice contains a statue of Ferdinand Foch and the Alsace-Lorraine Memorial.

Located at 49.4272, 2.90639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
World War I memorials in France

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26 Jun
2019

LEGENDS OF ROCK - AC/DC, GUNS N'ROSES, AEROSMITH
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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12 Oct
2019

BEST OF 80 !
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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19 Oct
2019

Laura Laune
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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23 Nov
2019

FOLIE DE NOEL SUR GLACE - NOUVEAU SPECTACLE
Starting at: 03:30 pm (15:30).
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07 Dec
2019

UTCompiègne
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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14 Mar
2020

FREDERIC FRANCOIS - " 50 ANS DE CARRIERE "
Starting at: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
كومبيين, Компиен, Compiègne, کومپین, Marat-sur-Oise, コンピエーニュ, კომპიენი, 콩피에뉴, Compendium, Kompjenė, کومپینی, Compenha, Compiène, Компьень, Компјењ, Компєнь, 贡比涅