in Essonne of Île-de-France Region, France
- Palace and Park of Versailles (Unesco heritage, 8 mi)
- Paris, Banks of the Seine (Unesco heritage, 12 mi)
- Palace and Park of Fontainebleau (Unesco heritage, 32 mi)
- Chartres Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 36 mi)
- Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- Amiens Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 83 mi)
- Belfries of Belgium and France (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- Bourges Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- Fortifications of Vauban (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes (Unesco heritage, 113 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 48.700 and 2.171 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 48° 41' 59" and E 2° 10' 14"
- 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: 07:54 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:48 am and 9:01 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: 2019-08-17 07:22:38
Bures-sur-Yvette in Essonne (Île-de-France Region) with it's 10,411 citizens is a city in France about 13 mi (or 22 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital city.
Local time in Bures-sur-Yvette is now 07:54 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bures-sur-Yvette, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Toussus-le-Noble Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 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 Palace and Park of Versailles in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), North. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Palaiseau, Versailles, Antony, Boulogne-Billancourt and L'Hay-les-Roses. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 69 °F
|Morning Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||15%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Monday, 19th of August 2019
21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 20th of August 2019
21°C (71 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
22°C (72 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Hotels and Places to Stay
Hôtel Mercure Paris Vélizy
Best Western Plus Paris Val de Bievre
Appart'City Confort Paris Velizy ex-Appart City Prestige Velizy
Best Western Plus Paris Vélizy
Novotel Paris Saclay
Hôtel Mercure Paris Sud Les Ulis Courtaboeuf
Aparthotel Adagio access Paris Massy Gare TGV
Best Western The Hotel Versailles
ibis Jouy-en-Josas Vélizy
Campanile Versailles Buc
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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.
Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques
The Institut des hautes études scientifiques (I.H. É.S. ) is a French institute supporting advanced research in mathematics and theoretical physics. It is located in Bures-sur-Yvette just south of Paris. The IHÉS, founded in 1958 by businessman and mathematical physicist Léon Motchane with the help of Robert Oppenheimer and Jean Dieudonné, aims to bring together top researchers in the field.
The École polytechnique (commonly known as Polytechnique or, in France, by the nickname X) is a state-run institution of higher education and research in Palaiseau, Essonne, France, near Paris. Polytechnique is renowned for its four-year undergraduate/graduate Master's program.
Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives
The Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (English: Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies Commission) or CEA, is a French “public establishment related to industrial and commercial activities” whose mission is to develop all applications of nuclear power, both civilian and military. CEA is headed by a board headed by the general administrator, advised by the high-commissioner for atomic energy.
HEC Paris or Hautes études commerciales de Paris is one of the foremost business schools in France and in Europe. It was created in 1881 by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry on the model of French grandes écoles and has progressively become one of the most selective graduate schools in Europe. It has been consistently ranked as the best business school in Europe by the Financial Times since the ranking's inception.
SOLEIL is a synchrotron facility near Paris, France. It performed its first acceleration of electrons on May 14, 2006. The name SOLEIL is a backronym for Source optimisée de lumière d’énergie intermédiaire du LURE (LURE optimised intermediary energy light source), LURE meaning Laboratoire pour l'utilisation du rayonnement électromagnétique.
Laboratoire d'informatique pour la mécanique et les sciences de l'ingénieur
Founded in 1972, Laboratoire d'informatique pour la mécanique et les sciences de l'ingénieur (LIMSI - Computer Science Laboratory for Mechanics and Engineering Sciences) is a CNRS laboratory associated with the Paris-VI and Paris-Sud-XI Universities. LIMSI is located in Orsay (south of Paris) on the campus of the University of Paris-Sud. It is a body of approximately 180 people: tenured researchers and professors, engineers, technicians, administrative staff, and PhD students.
Gare de Palaiseau
Palaiseau is one of the four RER B stations in the city of Palaiseau.
Gare de Palaiseau-Villebon
Palaiseau - Villebon is one of the four RER B stations of Palaiseau, near Paris in France.
Gare de Lozère
Lozère is one of the four RER B station of Palaiseau, near Paris, in France.
Gare du Guichet
Le Guichet is one of the two station of Orsay, near Paris, in France. It's also the name of a district of this town. This station is built on a bridge, above the national road 118.
Orsay-Ville is a RER B station in the town of Orsay, near Paris, in France. This is one of the stations for University of Paris-Sud.
Gare de Bures-sur-Yvette
Bures-sur-Yvette is one of the two RER B station of Bures-sur-Yvette, near Paris, in France. This station is used to access University of Paris-Sud, and I H E S.
École supérieure d'électricité, commonly known as Supélec, is a French graduate school of engineering awarding the equivalent of a master's degree and Ph. D opportunities. It is one of the most prestigious and selective Grandes Ecoles in France, and a reference in the field of electric energy and information sciences. With 460 graduates a year, Supélec ranks among the best departments of electrical and computer engineering of the top American or European universities.
Château de Janvry
The Château de Janvry is a stately home in the French village of Janvry, Essonne. The château dates back to the 17th century. It is still partially surrounded by watered moats. Its main building includes a primary wing facing west and two attached side wings; the north wing and the south wing. All wings are linked, creating a U-shaped château. The château has been listed as an historical monument by the Demeure Historique Association in the early 1980s.
Vélizy 2 is one of the largest shopping complexes in France. The complex was first opened in 1972 and has been expanded over the years and has become one of the major business and commercial precincts in Europe. The retail park is located in the town of Vélizy-Villacoublay in Paris and comprises more than 170 shops, services, restaurants and 4 cinema screens.
The Vaularon is a small river in southern Île-de-France (France), left tributary of the Yvette, in Bures-sur-Yvette, which is a tributary of the Orge and then the Seine. Its source is in Gometz-le-Chatel, in the Essonne department.
The Rouillon is a small river in southern Île-de-France, left tributary of the Yvette, which is a tributary of the Orge. Its source is in Villejust, north of Longjumeau, in the Essonne department. The Rouillon crosses the following départements and towns: Essonne: Villejust, Saulx-les-Chartreux, Ballainvilliers, Longjumeau.
ESME-Sudria (ex-École Spéciale de Mécanique et d'Électricité) is a graduate school of science & engineering in France, specialised in the field of energy, electronics and computer engineering. Founded in 1905 by Joachim Sudria and certified by the State since 1922, the diploma is signed by the French Education Ministry and authorized by the "Commission des titres d'ingénieur". The ESME-Sudria is also member of the "Conférence des Grandes Ecoles" and of the Union of Independent Grandes Écoles.
Toussus-le-Noble Airport is a regional airport in France. It supports general aviation with no commercial airline service scheduled. Many French governmental aircraft are hangared and maintained at the airport and it used primarily for government travel and charters, as well as private aircraft.
Vélizy – Villacoublay Air Base
Vélizy – Villacoublay Air Base (French: Base aérienne 107 Vélizy-Villacoublay) is a French Air Force (French: Armée de l'Air base. The base is located approximately 2 miles southeast of Vélizy-Villacoublay; about 8 miles southwest of Paris.
Section Internationale Anglophone de Buc
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University of Paris-Sud
University of Paris-Sud (University of Paris XI) is a French university distributed among several campuses in the southern suburb of Paris. The main campus is located in Orsay . This university is a member of the UniverSud Paris. Paris-Sud is one of the largest and most renowned French universities, particularly in science and mathematics. Paris-Sud is ranked 1st in France, 6th in Europe and 37th worldwide in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
Saclay Nuclear Research Centre
The Saclay Nuclear Research Centre in the Essonne department of northern France is one of 9 laboratories belonging to the CEA. It is the administrative headquarters of the CEA and also hosts a laboratory. The complex employs 5000 scientists and is located south of Paris on the Saclay plateau. The research carried out ranges from fundamental research to applied research and, thanks to the Orpheus research reactor, lasers and magnetic ressonance research into the State of Matter.
Communauté d'agglomération du Plateau de Saclay
The Communauté d'agglomération du Plateau de Saclay (or CAPS) is an administrative entity in the Essonne département, near Paris. Administrative center: Orsay.
University Institute of Technology of Vélizy
The University Institute of Technology of Vélizy (UIT of Vélizy, French: Institut universitaire de technologie de Vélizy) is one of the French University Institutes of Technology. It is part of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University and located at Vélizy-Villacoublay. It trains technicians in two or three years after the Baccalaureate.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bures-sur-Yvette.
- Le Raincy
Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Janvry-A10 à 2km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris, Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard (source)
Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Briis-sous-Forges-A10 à 1km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris, Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard (source)
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bures-Orsay, Bures, Bures-sur-Yvette, Бюр-сюр-Иветт, Бир сир Ивет, Бюр-сюр-Іветт, 伊维特河畔比尔