in Pas-de-Calais of Hauts-de-France, France
- Albert-Bray Airport (23 mi)
- Merville-Calonne Airport (23 mi)
- Lille-Lesquin Airport (23 mi)
- Péronne-Saint-Quentin Airport (31 mi)
- Amiens-Glisy Airport (34 mi)
- Brussels Airport (86 mi)
- Charles de Gaulle International Airport (89 mi)
- Paris-Orly Airport (110 mi)
- London Stansted Airport (156 mi)
- Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (163 mi)
- Fortifications of Vauban (Unesco heritage, 1 mi)
- Belfries of Belgium and France (Unesco heritage, 21 mi)
- Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai (Unesco heritage, 34 mi)
- Amiens Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 35 mi)
- Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin (Unesco heritage, 36 mi)
- Major Mining Sites of Wallonia (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes (Mons) (Unesco heritage, 54 mi)
- The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, La Louvière and Le Roeulx (Hainaut) (Unesco heritage, 61 mi)
- Historic Centre of Brugge (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Paris, Banks of the Seine (Unesco heritage, 102 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 50.293 and 2.782 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 50° 17' 34" and E 2° 46' 54"
- 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: 07:16 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:40 am and 8:54 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Arras in Pas-de-Calais (Hauts-de-France) with it's 47,052 citizens is a place in France about 101 mi (or 163 km) north of Paris, the country's capital city.
Current time in Arras is now 07:16 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports near Arras, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Albert-Bray Airport in a distance of 23 mi (or 36 km), South. 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 Fortifications of Vauban in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-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: Lens, Bethune, Douai, Peronne and Lille. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Najeti Hôtel de l'Univers
Hôtel Mercure Arras Centre Gare
ibis Arras Centre Les Places
Holiday Inn Express ARRAS
Campanile - Arras Saint-Nicolas
Hôtel Les Trois Luppars
Première Classe Arras – Saint-Laurent-Blangy – Parc Expo
La Belle Etoile
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 52 °F|
|Evening Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1006.1 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019
19°C (66 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 24th of April 2019
19°C (66 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 25th of April 2019
14°C (58 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
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Show WELLA & William LEPEC / Arras 18-03-2014
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Famous Plaza, Arras, France
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Pearl Jam @ Arras, Main Square Festival - 30.06.2012
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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.
Battle of Vimy Ridge
The Battle of Vimy Ridge was a military engagement fought primarily as part of the Battle of Arras, in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France, during the First World War. The main combatants were the Canadian Corps, of four divisions, against three divisions of the German Sixth Army. The battle, which took place from 9 to 12 April 1917, was part of the opening phase of the British-led Battle of Arras, a diversionary attack for the French Nivelle Offensive.
Canadian National Vimy Memorial
The Canadian National Vimy Memorial is a memorial site in France dedicated to the memory of Canadian Expeditionary Force members killed during the First World War. It also serves as the place of commemoration for First World War Canadian soldiers killed or presumed dead in France who have no known grave.
Battle of Arras (1917)
Battle of Arras Part of the Western Front of the First World War 300pxThe Town Square, Arras, France. February, 1919.
Agglomeration community of Lens – Liévin
The Communauté d'agglomération de Lens - Liévin was created on January 1, 2000.
Stade Félix Bollaert is the main football stadium in Lens, France, that was built in 1933. It is the home of RC Lens. The stadium's capacity is 41,229 – about 4,000 more than the city's population. This is similar to that of SC Heerenveen ground the Abe Lenstra Stadion which has a bigger capacity than Heerenveen itself.
Notre Dame de Lorette
Notre Dame de Lorette, also known as Ablain St. -Nazaire French Military Cemetery, is the world's largest French military cemetery. It is the name of a ridge, basilica, and French national cemetery northwest of Arras at the village of Ablain-Saint-Nazaire. The high point of the hump-backed ridge stands 165 metres high and - with Vimy Ridge - utterly dominates the otherwise flat Douai plain and the town of Arras.
Abbey of St. Vaast
The Abbey of St. Vaast was a Benedictine monastery situated in Arras, département of Pas-de-Calais, France.
Arras Cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame-et-Saint-Vaast d'Arras) is the Roman Catholic cathedral of the city of Arras in France. It is the seat of the bishops of Arras. The original cathedral of Arras, constructed between 1030 and 1396, was one of the most beautiful Gothic structures in northern France, until it was destroyed in the French Revolution. The cathedral was the resting place of Louis de Bourbon, Légitimé de France, illegitimate son of Louis XIV and Louise de La Vallière.
Neuville-St Vaast German war cemetery
The Neuville-St Vaast German War Cemetery is located in Neuville-Saint-Vaast, a small village, near Arras, Pas-de-Calais, in northern France. The cemetery was established by the French in 1919 as a concentration cemetery for German war casualties from the regions north and east of Arras. It is now administered by the German War Graves Commission, (Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge). It is the largest German cemetery in France, containing 44,833 burials.
The Louvre-Lens is an art museum located in the industrial city of Lens, in Northern France. It displays objects from the collections of the Musée du Louvre that are lent to the gallery on a medium or long term basis. Though the museum maintains close institutional links with the Louvre, it is primarily funded by the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region.
Givenchy Road Canadian Cemetery
Givenchy Road Canadian Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission burial ground for the dead of World War I situated on the grounds of the Canadian National Vimy Memorial Park near the French town of Neuville-Saint-Vaast. This small cemetery contains the graves of 109 Canadian soldiers, principally of the Canadian 4th Division, all of whom fell between April 9, 1917 and April 13, 1917 during the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Canadian Cemetery No. 2
Canadian Cemetery No. 2 is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission burial ground for the dead of World War I situated on the grounds of the Canadian National Vimy Memorial Park near the French town of Neuville-Saint-Vaast. The cemetery was originally named CD 5 and established as a battlefield cemetery of the Canadian 4th Division for Canadian troops killed in the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Battlefield clearances of the surrounding area in 1919 significantly increased the size of the cemetery.
Canton of Vimy
The Canton of Vimy is a canton in northern France, in the Pas-de-Calais département. Population: 21 607 (1999).
The Carrière Wellington is a museum in Arras, northern France. It is named after a former underground quarry which was part of a network of tunnels used by forces of the British Empire and Commonwealth during the First World War. Opened in March 2008, the museum commemorates the soldiers who built the tunnels and fought in the Battle of Arras in 1917.
Fortifications of Vauban
Fortifications of Vauban consists of 12 groups of fortified buildings and sites along the western, northern and eastern borders of France. They were designed by Vauban (1633–1707), and were added in 2008 to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Numerous other places were fortified by Vauban (see main article for details).
The Zone rouge (French for "Red Zone") is the name given to about 1,200 square kilometres of land in northeastern France that was physically and environmentally destroyed during the First World War. Because of hundreds of thousands of human and animal corpses and millions of unexploded ordnance that contaminated the land, some activities in the area such as housing, farming or forestry, were temporarily or permanently forbidden after the war by French law.
Jardin botanique Floralpina
The Jardin botanique Floralpina is a private botanical garden specializing in alpine plants. It is located at 59, Avenue du Mémorial des Fusillés, Arras, Pas de Calais, Nord-Pas de Calais, France. It is open on the last Sunday in May and by appointment. The garden was established in 1953 by Jean-Michel Spas.
Monchy-le-Preux (Newfoundland) Memorial
The Monchy-le-Preux Memorial is a Dominion of Newfoundland war memorial that commemorates the actions of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment during the Battle of Arras of World War I.
Windmill British Cemetery
The Windmill British Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) burial ground for the dead of World War I located near to the commune of Monchy-le-Preux on the main Arras to Cambrai road (D339) in the département of Pas-de-Calais, France. The cemetery contains the graves of 368 known casualties and 35 unidentified.
Stade Couvert Régional
Stade Couvert Régional is an indoor arena in Liévin, France. The arena holds 6,000 people. It is primarily used for indoor athletics and concerts.
The Arras Memorial is a World War I memorial in France, located in the Faubourg d'Amiens British Cemetery, in the western part of the town of Arras. The memorial commemorates 34,785 soldiers of the forces of the United Kingdom, South Africa and New Zealand, with no known grave, who died in the Arras sector between the spring of 1916 and 7 August 1918. The major battle in this area during this period was the Battle of Arras.
Canal de Lens
The Canal de Lens is a canal in northern France. It connects Lens to the Canal de la Deûle west of Oignies. It is 8 km long with no locks.
Gare d'Arras is a railway station serving the town Arras, Pas-de-Calais department, northern France. It is situated on the Paris–Lille railway, is the origin of the Arras-Dunkirk railway and accessible from LGV Nord.
Gare de Lens
Lens railway station is a railway station in Lens, Pas-de-Calais, France. The building was built in 1926-1927 to resemble a steam locomotive with a 23 metre high tower as the chimney. The architect was Urbain Cassan. In December 1984 it was listed as a French National Heritage Site.
Arras Flying Services Memorial
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METALLICA BUS A/R ARRAS + CARRE OR - STADE DE FRANCE
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MYLENE FARMER BUS ARRAS + FOSSE OR - PARIS DEFENSE ARENA
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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TRENET A TROIS - HAUROGNE/GARCIA/GUILLAUME
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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ROCKIN'1000: BUS ARRAS + CARRE OR - STADE DE FRANCE
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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