Orsay
in Essonne of Île-de-France Region, France

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.696 and 2.187 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 41' 44" and E 2° 11' 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: 03:58 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:04 am and 5:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Discover Orsay

Orsay in Essonne (Île-de-France Region) with it's 17,817 citizens is a place in France about 13 mi (or 21 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital city.

Current time in Orsay is now 03:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Orsay, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Toussus-le-Noble Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 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 13 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: Palaiseau, Versailles, Antony, Boulogne-Billancourt and L'Hay-les-Roses. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Night Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 19th of November 2019

6°C (44 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 20th of November 2019

7°C (45 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

10°C (51 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Appart'City Confort Paris Velizy ex-Appart City Prestige Velizy

Address
5,9 mi
Avenue Morane Saulnier 3
78140 Velizy Villacoublay
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Paris Saclay

Address
2,7 mi
Rue Charles Thomassin
91400 SACLAY
France

Time Information

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


Best Western Plus Paris Vélizy

Address
5,9 mi
Place de l Europe 1
78140 Velizy Villacoublay
France

Time Information

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


Hôtel Mercure Paris Massy Gare TGV

Address
4,2 mi
21, avenue Carnot
91886 MASSY
France

Time Information

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


Hôtel Mercure Paris Sud Les Ulis Courtaboeuf

Address
1,3 mi
3 rue du Rio Salado Courtaboeuf
91952 LES ULIS
France

Time Information

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


Residhome Paris-Massy Apparthotel

Address
4,1 mi
7 Rue Christophe Colomb
91300 Massy
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Massy Palaiseau

Address
3,8 mi
18. 20 Avenue Emile Baudot
91120 PALAISEAU
France

Time Information

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


Best Western L'Orée

Address
3,6 mi
rte de Montlhéry
91160 Saulx-les-Chartreux
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Plus Paris Val de Bievre

Address
4,6 mi
Rue de la Liberation 1
78356 Jouy en Josas CEDEX
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis Jouy-en-Josas Vélizy

Address
5,7 mi
Domaine de la Cour Roland
78350 JOUY EN JOSAS
France

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

VTT - Sortie dans les singles d'Orsay qui finit par une chute

Published: November 23, 2014
Length: 29:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Team LACHELESFREINS

Que de mieux qu'une belle journée ensoleillée d'automne pour aller se dégourdir les jambes avec son pote. En route avec nos 2 gopro. Ca se finira par une chute, mais heureusement, rien de...


Fête de la jeunesse 2014 Orsay - Montage version CCOF

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 40:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Camera Club Orsay Faculté (CCOF)

Le 13 septembre 2014, le service jeunesse de la mairie d'Orsay a organisé une soirée fluo pour la fête de la jeunesse. Au programme : jeux, expositions de photos, démonstrations de danse...


Fédérale 2B | CA Orsay vs. Stade Nantais - Blessure Augustin Lessueur

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 06:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stade Nantais

Après sa blessure Augustin Lessueur est portée comme une mariée par Emmanuel Patte, son coach.


Musée d'Orsay

Published: April 17, 2014
Length: 16:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: The Alice Trading Company

Initially a train station built for the World's Fair in 1900, it served many purposes before laying dormant in the 70s. Finally it reopened in 1986 as the Musée d'Orsay, housing a collection...


Fédérale 2 | CA Orsay vs. Stade Nantais - Les 3 dernières minutes du match

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 48:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stade Nantais

3 minutes où le temps se suspend, où le CA Orsay cherche à mettre les Nantais à la faute... 3 minutes.


Fédérale 2 | CA Orsay vs. Stade Nantais - Entrée des joueurs sur le terrain

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 08:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stade Nantais

Les visages sont fermés, les regards concentrés. Il faut ganger contre le CA Orsay.


Fédérale 2 | CA Orsay vs. Stade Nantais - 3ème pénalité Orcéenne

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 03:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stade Nantais

Les joueurs du CA Orsay poussent à la faute les Nantais. 3ème pénalité réussie par Orsay. 9-5.


Fédérale 2 | CA Orsay vs. Stade Nantais - 1er essai nantais

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 08:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stade Nantais

1er essai nantais, non transformé, après 2 pénalités réussies par Orsay. 6-5.


Fédérale 2B | CA Orsay vs. Stade Nantais - Blessure d'Augustin Lessueur

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 08:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stade Nantais

Le 10 nantais se blesse au genou sur un contact.


Orsay - VTT et singles dans la vallée de chevreuse - Team Lachelesfreins

Published: March 30, 2013
Length: 45:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Team LACHELESFREINS

Randonnée autour d'Orsay pour s'entrainer avant la Jean Racine de 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.

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.

Located at 48.695, 2.16908 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mathematical institutes, Research institutes in France, Buildings and structures in Essonne, Education in Île-de-France

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.

Located at 48.7075, 2.17611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Research institutes in France, Engineering research institutes, French National Centre for Scientific Research

Gare de Lozère

Lozère is one of the four RER B station of Palaiseau, near Paris, in France.

Located at 48.7061, 2.21167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Railway stations in Essonne

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.

Located at 48.705, 2.19167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Railway stations in Essonne

Gare d'Orsay-Ville

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.

Located at 48.6975, 2.18194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Railway stations in Essonne

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.

Located at 48.6958, 2.16333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Railway stations in Essonne

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).

Located at 48.6999, 2.17331 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Paris, Universities in France, Buildings and structures in Essonne, Educational institutions established in 1971, Education in Île-de-France

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.

Located at 48.7081, 2.17583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Agglomeration communities in France

capture of the webcam Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Janvry-A10 à 2km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris

Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Janvry-A10 à 2km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris, Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard (source)

capture of the webcam Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Briis-sous-Forges-A10 à 1km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris

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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18 Nov
2019

Cours Relaxation
Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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19 Nov
2019

WORKSHOP QSight - 19 Novembre 2019 - Région Parisienne
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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05 Dec
2019

International Conference On Mobility Challenges
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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06 Dec
2019

Cérémonie De Remise Des Diplômes De L'Institut D'Optique - Promotion 2019
Starting at: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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11 Dec
2019

LIANE FOLY
Starting at: 09:45 pm (21:45).
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12 Dec
2019

Les Afters Du 30
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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INCUBCELEBRATION 2019
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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14 Dec
2019

CHOEUR DES ENFANTS - DE LA REPUBLIQUE TCHEQUE
Starting at: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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28 Mar
2020

BALLET NATIONAL DE SIBERIE - DANSE & MUSIQUE DU MONDE
Starting at: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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02 May
2020

LE REVE DE NOS MONTAGNES - VOYAGE EN TERRE D'ARMENIE
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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12 May
2020

GALAAD MOUTOZ SWING ORCHESTRA - VERSAILLES JAZZ FESTIVAL A BUC
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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16 May
2020

THE JOE COCKER TRIBUTE
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Orsay, オルセー, Орсе, 奧賽