in Essonne of Île-de-France Region, France
- Toussus-le-Noble Airport (7 mi)
- Paris-Orly Airport (13 mi)
- Paris-Le Bourget Airport (27 mi)
- Chartres Champhol Airport (30 mi)
- Pontoise - Cormeilles-en-Vexin Airport (31 mi)
- Charles de Gaulle International Airport (32 mi)
- Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport (56 mi)
- Compiègne Margny Airport (63 mi)
- Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport (105 mi)
- Brussels Airport (188 mi)
- London Gatwick Airport (201 mi)
- Palace and Park of Versailles (Unesco heritage, 11 mi)
- Paris, Banks of the Seine (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- Chartres Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Palace and Park of Fontainebleau (Unesco heritage, 32 mi)
- Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs (Unesco heritage, 55 mi)
- Amiens Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 87 mi)
- The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes (Unesco heritage, 108 mi)
- Bourges Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 109 mi)
- Belfries of Belgium and France (Unesco heritage, 117 mi)
- Fortifications of Vauban (Unesco heritage, 117 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 48.648 and 2.106 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 48° 38' 51" and E 2° 6' 20"
- 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: 12:48 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:59 am and 8:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2019-08-25 07:23:13
Roussigny in Essonne (Île-de-France Region) is a town located in France about 18 mi (or 29 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital place.
Time in Roussigny is now 12:48 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports nearby Roussigny, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Toussus-le-Noble Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), North. 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 11 mi (or 18 km), North. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Versailles, Palaiseau, Etampes, Antony and Boulogne-Billancourt. 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: 32°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Evening Temperature||30°C / 86 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1017.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 26th of August 2019
31°C (88 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 27th of August 2019
32°C (89 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 28th of August 2019
28°C (83 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Novotel Paris Saclay
Residhome Apparthotel Bures la Guyonnerie Privilege
Residence Hotel Ducs de Chevreuse en vallée de chevreuse
Zenitude Hôtel - Résidence Magny les Hameaux - Versailles
de la Chapelle Logis
Hôtel Le Village
Campanile Paris Sud - Saclay
Videos from this area
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Jeep Rock Crawling by Jeep Village
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Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0 TDi Confortline
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Volvo XC90 V8
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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.
Château de Breteuil
The Château de Breteuil (previously called the Château de Bevilliers) was built in the early 17th century and decorated principally in the 18th century. It is located in the Île-de-France and the département of Yvelines, France, 35 km to the south-west of Paris in the heart of the renowned Valley of Chevreuse. The château is set in a listed park of some 90 hectares. The family of the Marquis de Breteuil who still lives there gave three ministers to the Kings of France.
Château de Courson
The Château de Courson was built in 1676 in Courson-Monteloup (the postal code is 91680; INSEE code 91186), on the south-west outskirts of Paris, France. It is in the Essonne département of the Île-de-France région. Originally the home of the Lamoignon family, the château has been in the same family since the 18th century. Its historic park was laid out in formal style by a pupil of André Le Nôtre in the 18th century.
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.
Château de la Madeleine
The Château de la Madeleine is a castle located in the town of Chevreuse, in the French département of Yvelines. In a good state of preservation, it was built on the top of a hill and dominates the town. The name comes from the chapel of the castle, dedicated to Sainte Marie-Madeleine.
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.
Gare de Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse
Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse is a railway station in Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, Paris, Île-de-France, France.
Vallée de Chevreuse
Vallée de Chevreuse (Chevreuse Valley) is the name given to the valley of the Yvette River, flowing though the Yvelines and Essonne departments. It encompasses the communes around Chevreuse located within the Parc naturel régional de la haute vallée de Chevreuse and communes further downstream until Palaiseau : Gif-sur-Yvette, Bures-sur-Yvette, Orsay, Villebon-sur-Yvette, etc.
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.
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.
Section Internationale Anglophone de Buc
The Section Internationale Anglophone de Buc (SIAB) is a bilingual school in the department of Yvelines, France. It offers English and French education for students from about the age of 9 to 18.
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.
Le Golf National
The Albatros course at Le Golf National is an 18 hole golf course designed by the architect Hubert Chesneau in collaboration with Pierre Thevenin. It is located in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Paris, France. It took three years to build from July 1987 to October 1990. It was opened on 5 October 1990 by Roger Bambuck, Minister of Youth and Sports.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Roussigny.
- Le Raincy