Birel
in Sandweiler of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
49.617 and 6.217 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 49° 37' 0" and E 6° 13' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Luxembourgish, German, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:58 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Luxembourg
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:27 am and 9:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Birel

Birel in Sandweiler (Luxembourg) is a town in Luxembourg a little east of Luxembourg, the country's capital city.

Current time in Birel is now 09:58 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Luxembourg with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports near Birel, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Luxembourg is Luxembourg-Findel International Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 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 Luxembourg is City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), West. 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: Sandweiler, Contern, Schuttrange, Niederanven and Weiler-la-Tour. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 35% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 14th of June 2024

13°C (55 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 15th of June 2024

14°C (58 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 16th of June 2024

15°C (59 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal

Address
3,6 mi
35 rue du Laboratoire L 1911 LUXEMBOURG POSTALE 40 boulevard d Avranches
1160 LUXEMBOURG
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sofitel Luxembourg Europe

Address
3,2 mi
4, Rue du Fort Niedergrunewald Quartier Européen Nord Plateau de Kirchberg
2015 LUXEMBOURG
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Alzinn

Address
4,3 mi
Rue Nicolas Wester 2
5836 Alzingen
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Parc Beaux-Arts

Address
3,7 mi
Rue Sigefroi 1
2536 Luxembourg
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Queen Luxury Apartments - Villa Giada

Address
4,0 mi
25 Rangwee
2412 Luxembourg City
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Novotel Luxembourg Centre

Address
3,6 mi
35 rue du Laboratoire
L-1911 LUXEMBOURG
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


BEST WESTERN HTL INTERNATIONAL

Address
3,9 mi
20 22 PLACE DE LA GARE P O BOX 16 83
1016 Luxembourg
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN EURO HOTEL

Address
5,2 mi
11 ROUTE DE LUXEMBOURG
6182 Gonderange
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DoubleTree by Hilton Luxembourg

Address
3,5 mi
12 Rue Jean Engling
L 1466 Luxembourg
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Queen Luxury Apartments - Villa Marilyn

Address
3,9 mi
61 Avenue de la Gare
1611 Luxembourg City
Luxembourg

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Length: 35:18 min
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Cargolux Boeing 747-400F / Landing

Published: April 04, 2010
Length: 16:27 min
Rating: 5 of 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.

George S. Patton

George Smith Patton, Jr. (11 November 1885 – 21 December 1945) was a general in the United States Army best known for his command of the Seventh United States Army, and later the Third United States Army, in the European Theater of World War II. Born in 1885 to a privileged family with an extensive military background, Patton attended the Virginia Military Institute, and later the U.S. Military Academy.

Located at 49.6117, 6.18556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1885 births, 1945 deaths, American anti-communists, American military personnel of World War I, American military personnel of World War II, American modern pentathletes, American people of Scottish descent, Burials in Luxembourg, California military personnel, Honorary Companions of the Order of the Bath, Honorary Knights Commander of the Order of the British Empire, Légion d'honneur recipients, Modern pentathletes at the 1912 Summer Olympics, Olympic modern pentathletes of the United States, Officers of the Order of Leopold (Belgium), People from San Gabriel, California, Recipients of the Bronze Star Medal, Recipients of the Croix de Guerre (Belgium), Recipients of the Croix de Guerre (France), Recipients of the Croix de Guerre (Luxembourg), Recipients of the Czechoslovak War Cross, Recipients of the Distinguished Service Cross (United States), Recipients of the Distinguished Service Medal (United States), Recipients of the Legion of Merit, Grand Crosses of the Order of Adolphe of Nassau, Grand Crosses of the Order of Ouissam Alaouite (Morocco), Recipients of the Order of the White Lion, Recipients of the Purple Heart medal, Recipients of the Silver Star, Road accident deaths in Germany, United States Army Command and General Staff College alumni, United States Army generals, United States Military Academy alumni, United States military governors, United States Army War College alumni, George S. Patton

Luxembourg Findel Airport

Luxembourg Findel Airport is the main airport in Luxembourg. It is Luxembourg's only international airport and is the only airport in the country with a paved runway. It is located 3.25 NM away from Luxembourg City. The airport is completely international as there are no other commercial airports in the country. In 2011 it handled 1,791,231 million passengers. By cargo tonnage, Findel ranked as Europe’s 5th busiest and the world’s 28th busiest in 2010.

Located at 49.6233, 6.20444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Luxembourg, Sandweiler, Transport in Luxembourg (city), Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Luxembourg

Sandweiler

Sandweiler is a commune and town in southern Luxembourg. It is located east of Luxembourg City. As of 2005, the town of Sandweiler, which lies in the south-west of the commune, has a population of 2,474. Other settlements within the commune include Findel. The commune is dominated by Luxembourg-Findel International Airport, Luxembourg's only international airport and the fifth-busiest cargo airport in Europe, which lies to the north and west of the town of Sandweiler.

Located at 49.6167, 6.21667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sandweiler, Communes in Luxembourg (canton), Towns in Luxembourg

Findel, Luxembourg

Findel is a village in the commune of Sandweiler, in southern Luxembourg. As of 2001, the village had a population of 103. Findel is dominated by Luxembourg - Findel Airport, the only international airport in Luxembourg.

Located at 49.6167, 6.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sandweiler, Villages in Luxembourg

Neuhäusgen

Neuhäusgen or Neuhaeusgen is a village in the commune of Schuttrange, in southern Luxembourg. As of 2005, the village had a population of 235.

Located at 49.625, 6.236 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schuttrange, Villages in Luxembourg

Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial

The Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial is located in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg. The cemetery can be found 2.5 kilometers southwest of Findel Airport. It is administered by the American Battle Monuments Commission. Under a US-Luxembourg treaty signed in 1951 the US government was granted free use in perpetuity of the land covered by the cemetery, without taxation. The cemetery, which is 50.5 acres in extent contains the remains of 5,076 American service members.

Located at 49.6117, 6.18556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments and memorials in Luxembourg (city), Monuments and memorials in Luxembourg, Cemeteries in Luxembourg, World War II memorials, Military monuments and memorials, American Battle Monuments Commission, Luxembourg in World War II, Military cemeteries, World War II cemeteries

Sandweiler German war cemetery

The Sandweiler German war cemetery is a World War II cemetery in Sandweiler, in southern Luxembourg. It contains the graves of 10,913 German servicemen from the Battle of the Bulge in winter 1944 and spring 1945. Of these, 5,599 were buried by the American war graves service during the war; American casualties were buried at the Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial about 1.5 kilometres away in Hamm.

Located at 49.6094, 6.20556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sandweiler, Monuments and memorials in Luxembourg, Cemeteries in Luxembourg, Germany–Luxembourg relations, Luxembourg in World War II, German War Graves Commission, 1952 establishments in Luxembourg, World War II cemeteries, Military cemeteries

Sandweiler-Contern railway station

Sandweiler-Contern railway station is a railway station serving the towns of Contern and Sandweiler, in southern Luxembourg. Despite its name, the station is located in the neighbouring commune of Hesperange, It is operated by Chemins de Fer Luxembourgeois, the state-owned railway company. The station is situated on Line 30, which connects Luxembourg City to the east of the country and Trier.

Located at 49.6008, 6.20583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Hesperange, Railway stations in Luxembourg, Railway stations on CFL Line 30

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Birelergrund, Birelerhof, Ferme Birel, Birel