Bochum
in Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.482 and 7.216 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 28' 53" and E 7° 12' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:10 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:13 am and 7:35 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 Germany in Western Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Germany.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Germany. Last Update: 2020-09-19 07:18:52

Delve into Bochum

Bochum in Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg (North Rhine-Westphalia) with it's 385,729 habitants is located in Germany about 273 mi (or 439 km) west of Berlin, the country's capital town.

Current time in Bochum is now 11:10 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Bochum, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Essen Mulheim Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), South-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 Germany is Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), West. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. 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: Herne, Gelsenkirchen, Recklinghausen, Essen and Schwelm. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 24%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 20th of September 2020

23°C (73 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 21st of September 2020

25°C (76 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, 22nd of September 2020

24°C (76 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Courtyard Bochum Stadtpark

Address
0,7 mi
Klinikstr. 43-45
44791 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

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


ACHAT Premium Dortmund/Bochum

Address
2,8 mi
Kohlleppelsweg 45
44791 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

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


Mercure Bochum City

Address
0,3 mi
Massenbergstr. 19-21
44787 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

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


H+ Hotel Bochum

Address
1,0 mi
Stadionring 22
44791 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

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


Renaissance Bochum Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Stadionring 18
44791 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

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


Plaza

Address
0,2 mi
Hellweg 20
44787 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 2:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 0:00


Parkhotel Herne

Address
4,4 mi
Schaeferstr. 111
44623 Herne
Germany

Time Information

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


Hotel Schmerkötter

Address
2,9 mi
Auf dem Aspei 70
44801 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: closed


Wald & Golfhotel Lottental

Address
3,3 mi
Grimbergstr. 52 a
44797 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Zum Neuling

Address
2,9 mi
Neulingstraße 42
44795 Bochum
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


Videos from this area

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Extremes Unwetter Sturm in Bochum 09.06.2014

Published: June 10, 2014
Length: 56:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: johannx2000

Sturm in Bochum und danach....


Polizei-Arbeit in Bochum

Published: October 05, 2014
Length: 17:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Welt Geschehen

So sieht die Polizei-Arbeit in Bochum aus. Ein abwechslungsreicher Job.


„Opel Bochum - Wir tragen die Fackel weiter - Montagskundgebung am 8. Dezember 2014

Published: December 10, 2014
Length: 27:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bundesweite Montagsdemo


Friedenswinter 2014/2015 Demo Bochum 13.12.2014

Published: December 14, 2014
Length: 50:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Krosta TV

Demonstrationen in Berlin vor dem Berliner Amtssitz von Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck, sowie in Hamburg, Bochum und Heidelberg am 13.12.2014 Eine kurze Zusammenfassung der Demo in ...


Studiovorstellung PLZ (P.I.T.-Leistungs-Zentrum) Bochum

Published: March 13, 2015
Length: 10:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Baers

Heute stelle ich euch mein Studio, das PLZ (P.I.T.-Leistungs-Zentrum) Bochum, vor! Was Anfang 2012 mit dem Sammeln der ersten Maschinen, Hanteln und Gewichte begann, dann Mitte 2012 als rein.


Mercure Hotel Bochum City

Published: October 08, 2014
Length: 55:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sleep and Meet Hotels

Schauen Sie sich unser Video des Mercure Hotel Bochum City an - Please take a look at our hotel video at mercure hotel bochum city.


Montreal (Live @ Bochum Total 2014)

Published: July 04, 2014
Length: 58:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SaviourGermany2013

Testweise mit Beschriftung im Video. Lasst mcih wissen, ob ihr mit oder ohen gut finde. Ich berücksichtige dies im nächsten Video =) Setlist: 00:00 Intro etc. ;) 02:18 U2 05:00 Wie kann...


(16.03.2013) VfL Bochum - Eintracht Braunschweig

Published: March 17, 2013
Length: 31:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BS1895de

2. Bundesliga 12/13 - 26. Spieltag Zuschauer: 12.371 Ergebnis: 0:1.


unwetter juni 2014, Bochum

Published: June 10, 2014
Length: 26:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Diana Mak

krasser scheiss am 9.06.2014.


Prater Bochum Dom Intro Lightshow

Published: September 29, 2012
Length: 00:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Trustchen0815

Beginning vom Prater in Bochum aufgenommen mit nem Iphone 5.


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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.

BOGESTRA

The Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Straßenbahnen AG (abbreviated BOGESTRA, German for Bochum - Gelsenkirchen Tramways Corporation) is a public transport operator in the Ruhr area, most notably in the cities of Bochum, Gelsenkirchen and Herne, and is integrated in the Rhine-Ruhr Stadtbahn network.

Located at 51.4742, 7.225 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Germany, Tram transport in Germany, Bochum, Gelsenkirchen, Herne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Companies based in North Rhine-Westphalia

Hildegardis-Schule Bochum

The Hildegardis-Schule is a 150-year old secondary school in the city of Bochum, Germany.

Located at 51.4861, 7.22833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in North Rhine-Westphalia, Educational institutions established in 1860

GLS Bank

The GLS Bank (full name GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG) is a German ethical bank that was founded in 1974 as an anthroposophical initiative. It was the first bank in Germany that operated with an ethical philosophy. According to GLS Bank, its focus is on cultural, social and ecological initiatives, initiated by people, and not anonymous interests seeking capital or maximum profit. The name stands for Gemeinschaftsbank für Leihen und Schenken which translates as Community bank for loans and gifts.

Located at 51.4708, 7.21981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Anthroposophy, Banks of Germany, Banks established in 1974, Ethical banking

Bochum Central Station

Bochum Central Station (Bochum Hauptbahnhof) is a railway station for the city of Bochum in western Germany. In its current incarnation, it was built from 1955 to 1957 and is one of the most notable 1950s railway stations in Germany. The station underwent extensive remodeling and modernisation from 2004 to 2006 and was officially reopened on 29 May 2006.

Located at 51.4787, 7.22283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hauptbahnhof in Germany, Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Buildings and structures in Bochum, S1 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn stations, Ruhr Industrial Heritage Trail

Graf-Engelbert-Schule

Graf-Engelbert School is an urban high school for boys and girls in Bochum, Germany. Near the center of the city and the tree-lined Königsallee, it is located on Else-Hirsch-Straße. Else Hirsch was a teacher in Bochum during the Third Reich and organized ten children's transports, saving many lives, though she herself perished in the Holocaust. Graf-Engelbert School is only a few hundred meters from the Schiller School (also a high school).

Located at 51.466, 7.22 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
High schools in Germany, Schools in North Rhine-Westphalia, Educational institutions with year of establishment missing

Berufsgenossenschaftliches Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil

The Berufsgenossenschaftliches Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil, full German name "Berufsgenossenschaftliches Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil GmbH", also referred to as "Bergmannsheil", formerly known as "Bergbau-Berufsgenossenschaftliche Krankenanstalten Bergmannsheil", is a large teaching hospital in Bochum. It is a hospital of the Ruhr-University Bochum and part of the University Hospitals of the Ruhr-University of Bochum.

Located at 51.4675, 7.21139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bochum, Bochum university hospitals, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia, Hospitals established in 1888

Gymnasium am Ostring

The Gymnasium am Ostring was the oldest gymnasium in Bochum. It was founded in 1860 and closed after the 2009-2010 school year. The school was located in downtown Bochum, near the main train station. In the 2005-2006 school year, there were 786 students and 55 teachers. In the early 80s, the school had over 1,000 students. The peak enrollment was 1,310 in the 1980-1981 school year. In humanities tradition, the school offered Latin, ancient Greek, and Hebrew.

Located at 51.4815, 7.2255 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Germany, Defunct schools in Germany, Educational institutions established in 1860, Educational institutions disestablished in 2010

Albert-Einstein-Schule

Albert-Einstein-Schule was a Gymnasium for boys and girls from grades 5-13 in Bochum, Germany. It had about 900 students. Just south of downtown Bochum, the school was in the Wiemelhausen section of town and shared a campus with the Hans Böckler Realschule. The school had an emphasis in natural science and English. It had a bilingual program, where some classes were taught in English, rather than German. Albert-Einstein-Schule was certified as a European School in February 2008.

Located at 51.4678, 7.23194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
High schools in Germany, Defunct schools in Germany, Schools in Germany, Educational institutions established in 1967, Educational institutions disestablished in 2010

Schauspielhaus Bochum

The Schauspielhaus Bochum is one of the largest and most notable theatres in Germany. It is located in the city of Bochum.

Located at 51.4725, 7.21667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Bochum-Ehrenfeld station

Bochum-Ehrenfeld station is a station in the district of Ehrenfeld of the city of Bochum in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is on the Witten/Dortmund–Oberhausen/Duisburg railway and it is classified by Deutsche Bahn as a category 5 station. The station was opened on 25 September 1977. The station is served by line S 1 of the Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn, running between Dortmund and Solingen every 20 minutes during the day.

Located at 51.4725, 7.20966 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn stations, S1 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), Buildings and structures in Bochum

Rottstraße 5 Theater

Rottstraße 5 Theater is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 51.4789, 7.21306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

German Mining Museum

The German Mining Museum in Bochum (German: Deutsches Bergbau-Museum Bochum) or DBM is one of the most visited museums in Germany with around 400,000 visitors per year. It is one of the most important mining museums in the world and a renowned research establishment for mining history. Above-ground exhibitions and a faithfully reconstructed show mine below the museum terrain give visitors insights into the world of mining.

Located at 51.4892, 7.21722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mining museums, Mining in Germany, Economy of North Rhine-Westphalia, Ruhr Industrial Heritage Trail, Bochum, Leibniz-Gemeinschaft, Museums established in 1930, 1930 establishments in Germany

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19 Sep
2020

Die Schöne Und Das Biest - Das Musical - Für Die Ganze Familie!
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Das Himmlische Leben
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20 Sep
2020

Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten
Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten
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21 Sep
2020

CHRIS HOPKINS Meets His PIANO FRIENDS Feat. Dado Moroni - Virtuoser Klassischer Jazz An Zwei Flügeln
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22 Sep
2020

CHRIS HOPKINS Meets His PIANO FRIENDS Feat. Dado Moroni - Virtuoser Klassischer Jazz An Zwei Flügeln
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26 Sep
2020

Little Symphonies - Ensembles Der Jungen Bläserphilharmonie NRW
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27 Sep
2020

Form-Vollendet
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01 Oct
2020

BoSy Bones Meets Jeff Cascaro
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02 Oct
2020

BoSy Bones Meets Jeff Cascaro
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03 Oct
2020

BIG GAME - Finest Mixed Martial Arts & K1-Kickboxing Gala #04
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HUBERT VON GOISERN - Tour 2020
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33 Veränderungen - Ensemble Musikfabrik
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04 Oct
2020

Das Original Krimidinner - Der Teufel Der Rennbahn
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Meisterstücke
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