Rey
in Ostān-e Tehrān, Iran

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Golestan Palace (Unesco heritage, 6 mi)
  • Park-e Ghazel Ghaleh (amusement park, (10 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.594 and 51.440 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 35' 36" and E 51° 26' 23"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - IRR
Spoken languages:
Persian, Kurdish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:54 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Tehran
UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 7:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Iran in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Iran.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Iran. Last Update: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Discover Rey

Rey in Ostān-e Tehrān is a city in Iran a little south of Tehran, the country's capital city.

Local time in Rey is now 03:54 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Rey, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Iran is Mehrabad International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Golestan Palace in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tehran, Eslamshahr, Tajrish, Pakdasht and Varamin. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 44 °F

Morning Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 1013.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Snow

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

2°C (35 °F)
-3°C (26 °F)
Snow, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 24th of April 2019

2°C (36 °F)
-1°C (30 °F)
Light snow, calm, broken clouds.

Thursday, 25th of April 2019

3°C (37 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Light snow, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

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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.

Shah-Abdol-Azim shrine

The Shāh Abdol Azīm Shrine, located in Rey, Iran, contains the tomb of: ‘Abdul ‘Adhīm ibn ‘Abdillāh al-Hasanī (aka. Shah Abdol Azim). Shah Abdol Azim was a fifth generation descendant of Hasan ibn ‘Alī and a companion of Muhammad al-Taqī. He was entombed here after his death in the 9th century. Adjacent to the shrine, within the complex, include the mausolea of Imamzadeh Tahir, and Imamzadeh Hamzeh (brother of the eighth Twelver Imām - Imām Reza).

Located at 35.5856, 51.4353 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments and memorials in Iran, Shia shrines, Ziyarat, Mosques in Iran, Tehran Province, Safavid architecture

Grand Bazaar, Tehran

The Grand Bazaar is a historical market situated in the capital of Iran, Tehran. A bazaar is a type of marketplace, although many - such as Tehran's Grand bazaar - fulfill additional functions rather than merely trade. Throughout its history, the Grand bazaar has played host to banks and financiers, mosques and guest houses.

Located at 35.675, 51.4194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tehran, Neighbourhoods in Tehran, Iranian architecture, Bazaars in Iran

Tughrul Tower

Tuğrul Tower (also transliterated Toghrul, Tughrol, or Tughrul) is a 12th century monument, located in the city of Rey, Iran. Tuğrul Tower is near Rashkan castle. The 20 meters tall brick tower is the tomb of Seljuk ruler Tuğrul Beg, who died in Rey in 1063. Originally, like other monuments of its time, it was capped by a conical dome, which would have added to its height. The dome collapsed during an earthquake. The thickness of the walls varies from 1.75 to 2.75 meters.

Located at 35.6007, 51.4456 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Iranian architecture, Towers in Iran, Tehran Province

Shahrara

For the neighbourhood in Kabul, see Shahrara, Afghanistan Shahrara is a neighbourhood in north-west Tehran, the capital city of Iran. It is centred on the park bounded by Shahrara square (incorrectly filed as Shahr Asa by Google) and can be found at Google Maps.

Located at 35.6, 51.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods in Tehran

Ibn Babawayh Cemetery

Ebn-e Babooyeh cemetery, Ebn-e Babveyh, or Ibn-e Baabevey is located in Iran in the town of Rey (now inside Greater Tehran metropolitan area). The cemetery is named after the most famous occupant, Ibn Babawayh (d.991 CE) a famous scholar of Shia Islam. He taught in Baghdad and lived in Rey at the end of his life. His works (more than 300 volumes) are used as valid sources in Jurisprudence. His most famous book is Man La-yahzar al-faqih. He died in 381 A.H. and his tomb is in Ebn-e Babooyeh.

Located at 35.6032, 51.4439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in Iran, Shia cemeteries, Tehran

Mausoleum of Khomeini

The Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini houses the tomb of Ruhollah Moosavi Khomeini and Ahmad Khomeini, his second son who died in 1995. It is located to the south of Tehran in the Behesht-e Zahra (the Paradise of Zahra) cemetery. Construction commenced in 1989 following Khomeini's death on June 3 of that year.

Located at 35.5492, 51.3665 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tehran, Mausoleums in Iran, Monuments and memorials in Iran, Ruhollah Khomeini

Reza Shah's mausoleum

Reza Shah's Mausoleum, located in Ray south of Tehran, was the burial ground of Reza Shah, the penultimate king of Iran. In the early days of the Iranian Revolution in February 1979, Reza Shah's mausoleum was destroyed under the direction of Ayatollah Sadeq Khalkhali; the act was approved by Ruhollah Khomeini. In his memoires, Khalkhali describes how difficult it was to destroy the building.

Located at 35.5856, 51.4344 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1979 disestablishments, Iranian architecture, Buildings and structures in Tehran, Destroyed landmarks

Adab School

The Adab Educational Complex (موقوفه ی فرهنگی ادب) is a private school in the Lavizan neighborhood of Tehran, Iran.

Located at 35.6197, 51.4894 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1982, High schools in Iran, Schools in Tehran

Shahrbanu

Shahrbānū (or Shahr Banu), is a personage described to have been one of the daughters of Yazdegerd III, the last Emperor of the Sassanid dynasty of Persia/Iran. Other names by which she has been referred to include: Shaharbānawayh, Shahzanān, Salāma, Salāfa, Ghazāla, Salama, and Sādira. Shahrbānū was one of the wives of Husayn ibn Ali, and the mother of Ali ibn Husayn (the fourth Twelver Shī`a Imām).

Located at 35.5905, 51.493 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shia Muslims, Hashemite people, 658 deaths, Sassanid dynasty, Iranian royalty, Iranian women royalty, Women of the Sassanid Empire, Year of birth unknown

Islamic Azad University of Karaj

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Located at 35.6597, 51.4731 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Islamic Azad University campuses

Haram-e Motahhar Metro Station

Haram-e Motahhar Metro Station is the southern end station of Tehran Metro Line 1. The next station is Shohada. It is located east of Mausoleum of Khomeini.

Located at 35.5451, 51.373 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Shahed Metro Station

Shahed Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is between Haram-e Motahhar Metro Station and Bagher Shahr Metro Station. It is located north of Behesht-e Zahra beside Northern Behesht-e Zahra Expressway.

Located at 35.5474, 51.3826 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Shahr-e-Rey Metro Station

Shahr-e-Rey Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Shahr-e-Rey. It is between Fath Abad Metro Station and Javanmard-e-Ghassab Metro Station.

Located at 35.5951, 51.4224 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Javanmard-e-Ghassab Metro Station

Javanmard-e-Ghassab Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Shahid Dastvare Boulevard. It is between Shahr-e-Rey Metro Station and Ali Abad Metro Station.

Located at 35.6187, 51.4187 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Ali Abad Metro Station

Ali Abad Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Shahid Dastvare Boulevard. It is between Javanmard-e-Ghassab Metro Station and Khazane Metro Station.

Located at 35.6284, 51.4162 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Khazane Metro Station

Khazaneh Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is between Ali Abad Metro Station and Terminal-e Jonub Metro Station.

Located at 35.6409, 51.415 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Terminal-e Jonub Metro Station

Terminal-e Jonub Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Tehran southern Bus Terminal. It is between Khazane Metro Station and Shush Metro Station.

Located at 35.6479, 51.4156 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Shush Metro Station

Shush Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Shush Square. It is between Terminal-e Jonub Metro Station and Molavi Metro Station. Route 5 of the Tehran trolleybus system serves Meydan-e-Shush (Shush Square) and thus connects with the metro system at this station.

Located at 35.6583, 51.4142 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations, Railway stations opened in 2001

Molavi Metro Station

Molavi Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Mohammadiye Square, junction of Khayam Street and Molavi Street. It is between Shush Metro Station and Khayam Metro Station.

Located at 35.6683, 51.4156 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Khayam Metro Station

Khayyam Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Khayam Street. It is between Molavi Metro Station and Panzdah-e-Khordad Metro Station.

Located at 35.6732, 51.4165 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Panzdah-e-Khordad Metro Station

15th of Khordad Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in Panzdah-e Khordad Square, junction of Khayam Street and Panzdah-e-Khordad Street. It is between Khayam Metro Station and Imam Khomeini Metro Station.

Located at 35.678, 51.4175 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Islamic Azad University South Tehran Branch

Islamic Azad University South Tehran Branch is the second branch of Islamic Azad University which was established in Tehran in 1985 (1364 H). It started its activities with 700 students who mostly studied in the fields of engineering. Today this branch of Islamic Azad University is considered as one the most crowded universities of Iran with over 25,000 students in seven different schools.

Located at 35.6597, 51.4731 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Tehran, Iranian architecture

Bibi Shahr Banu Shrine

Bibi Shahr Banu Shrine is a shrine located near Shahr-e Ray, a southern suburb of Tehran, Iran. The shrine is located outside the present town on the slope of a small mountain range extending eastwards, known by the name of Mount Tabarak or Kuh-e Ray or also Kuh-e Bibi Sharbanu. The oldest parts of the shrine date from the 15th century, shortly before the Safavid period.

Located at 35.5906, 51.4932 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ziyarat, Mosques in Iran, Shia shrines

Azadegan Water Park

Azadegan Water Park is a water park in southeastern Tehran, Iran. A major tourist attraction, it contains an artificial lake and wave machine. To the south of the water park are extensive gardens known as the Azadegan Gardens.

Located at 35.6314, 51.4728 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Water parks in Iran, Parks in Tehran

Tehran Railway Station

Tehran railway station is located in Rahahan Square, at the foot of Valiasr Street in the southern part of Tehran, Iran. The building was constructed in 1930 by a German engineer.

Located at 35.6581, 51.3978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Iran, Railway stations by country

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rey, Shahr-e Rey, الري, رى, Горад Рэй, Рей, Rayy, Ray, Ρέι, ری, شهر ری, Raj, Rhagae, Rėjus, Rej, رے, 雷伊