Banská Bystrica
in Okres Banská Bystrica of Banska Bystrica, Slovakia

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.739 and 19.153 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 44' 22" and E 19° 9' 12"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Slovak, Hungarian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:18 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Bratislava
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:47 am and 8:34 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Slovakia in Eastern Europe

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Slovakia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Slovakia. Last Update: 2020-05-28 07:21:35

Delve into Banská Bystrica

Banská Bystrica in Okres Banská Bystrica (Banska Bystrica) with it's 82,336 habitants is located in Slovakia about 102 mi (or 165 km) north-east of Bratislava, the country's capital town.

Current time in Banská Bystrica is now 01:18 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Bratislava with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports close to Banská Bystrica, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Slovakia is Sliač Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), South. 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 Slovakia is Vlkolínec in a distance of 21 mi (or 35 km), North. 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: Zvolen, Turcianske Teplice, Ziar nad Hronom, Ruzomberok and Banska Stiavnica. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 29th of May 2020

16°C (61 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 30th of May 2020

16°C (60 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Sunday, 31st of May 2020

16°C (61 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Dixon

Address
1,3 mi
Svemova 32
97401 Banska Bystrica
Slovakia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Urpin City Residence

Address
0,5 mi
Cikkerova 5
974 01 Banska Bystrica
Slovakia

Time Information

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


Hotel Arcade

Address
0,5 mi
Námestie Snp 5
97401 Banská Bystrica
Slovakia

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Narodny Dom

Address
0,6 mi
Národná 11
974 01 Banská Bystrica 1
Slovakia

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Penzion* Adonai

Address
2,0 mi
Zvolenská cesta 17
974 05 Banská Bystrica
Slovakia

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Der O-Bus in Banská Bystrica / Trolejbus v Banskej Bystrici (02.+03.06.2011)

Published: June 10, 2011
Length: 51:17 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: KT4Dani

Videosequenzen der letzten Einsatztage der Škoda 14/15Tr, welche nun durch 30Tr (SOR TNB12) ersetzt werden.


Ružomberok - Martin - Banská Bystrica

Published: May 01, 2014
Length: 49:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Helmut Böhme

Albatros sa vráti do Bratislavy.


Országh Cup 25. - 26.5.2013 Banská Bystrica

Published: June 09, 2013
Length: 59:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ján Moronga

Országh Cup 25. - 26.5.2013 Banská Bystrica.


FlorArt Ateliér Banská Bystrica

Published: August 15, 2014
Length: 59:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kreativna Reklama

Špecializujeme sa na projektovanie a realizáciu súkromných záhrad, verejných priestranstiev a závlahových systémov. V projektoch využívame princípy Feng Shui, venujeme sa taktiež...


Recitál Banska Bystrica - Lucie Bílá

Published: March 20, 2014
Length: 47:31 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Lucie Bílá

Recitál v Banské Bystrici Kostel, tóny klavíru Petra Maláska a dokonalý zpěv Lucie Bílé... Kouzelná atmosféra! Přesně to zažili diváci na recitálu v Banské Bystrici. Po vystoupen...


Mestská polícia Banská Bystrica preventívno bezpečnostná akcia apríl 2012

Published: April 15, 2012
Length: 19:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Roman Náhlovský

Dňa 11.04. 2012 vykonali príslušníci Policajného zboru a Mestskej polície Banská Bystrica preventívno - bezpečnostnú akciu, ktorá bola zameraná na stav verejného poriadku, zakladania...


Novoročný ohňostroj Banská Bystrica 1.1.2014

Published: January 01, 2014
Length: 15:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bzuco Bz

Novoročný ohňostroj na Námestí SNP v Banskej Bystrici dňa 1.1.2014.


Príchod R 810 Leier Banská Bystrica

Published: May 11, 2010
Length: 40:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: WLreisender

Príchod rýchlik 810 *Leier* (Košice - Bratislava hl.st.) z Banskej Bystrice. Rychlík 810 *Leier* (Košice - Bratislava hl.st.) arrives to Banská Bystrica station. Video recorded on 09...


Országh Cup 25.5.2013 Bukovinka Zvolen - HbL Monkeys Banská Bystrica 1.tretina

Published: May 26, 2013
Length: 11:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ján Moronga

Országh Cup 25.5.2013 Banská Bystrica Bukovinka Zvolen - HbL Monkeys Banská Bystrica 1.tretina 5:0.


Banská bystrica (SK) - mestský hrad Barbakan - zvony ( Fotografie )

Published: October 29, 2011
Length: 54:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: glockenman

Informácie sú vo videu. Zvony zvonia v Nedeľu o : 6:45, 8:15, 10:45 a 16:15 Fotografie z veže sú na : https://picasaweb.google.com/103988359530029346268/BanskaBystricaMestskyHra...


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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.

Banská Bystrica District

Banská Bystrica District is a district in the Banská Bystrica Region of central Slovakia. Until 1918, the area belonged to the county of Zvolen within the Kingdom of Hungary.

Located at 48.7333, 19.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Slovakia

Matej Bel University

Matej Bel University Latin name: Universitas Matthiae Belii \tMotto \tEruditio mores futurum \tEstablished \t1992 \tType \tPublic \tSchool Rector \tDr.h.c. Prof. PhDr. Beáta Kosová, CSc. \tStudents \t15,000 \tLocation \tBanská Bystrica, Slovakia Nickname \tUMB Affiliations \t EUA, ERASMUS Campus \tUrban Website \twww. umb. sk

Matej Bel University (commonly referred as Matej Bel or UMB), (Slovak: Univerzita Mateja Bela) is a public research university in the central Slovak town of Banská Bystrica.

Located at 48.7331, 19.1455 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Slovakia, Buildings and structures in Banská Bystrica, Educational institutions established in 1992

Urpín

Urpín is a mountain in the city of Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. It is situated on the left bank of the Hron river, above the old town. Despite its low elevation of 510 m AMSL (1,673 ft), Urpín dominates the cityscape due to its proximity to the city center. The mountain offers a panoramic view of the Hron basin from the easternmost outskirts of Banská Bystrica to the town of Zvolen, as well as of the surrounding mountain ranges of the Low Tatras and the Veľká Fatra.

Located at 48.7253, 19.1411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Banská Bystrica, Mountains of Slovakia, Mountains of the Western Carpathians

St. Francis Xavier Cathedral (Banská Bystrica, Slovakia)

The St. Francis Xavier Cathedral (Slovak: Katedrála svätého Františka Xaverského, usually called Kapitulský kostol meaning "Chapter Church") is a cathedral at Slovak National Uprising Square in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. There was a first mention of a gothic chapel at this spot in the so-called Königsberger's testament from 1503. It was the only place of Roman Catholic worship during the 16th century, when Banská Bystrica was in the hands of the Protestants.

Located at 48.7356, 19.1464 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Banská Bystrica, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Slovakia, Religious buildings completed in 1715, Churches in Banská Bystrica Region

Zimný Banska Bystrica

Zimný Banska Bystrica is an arena in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. It is primarily used for ice hockey and is the home arena of HC 05 Banská Bystrica of the Slovak Extraliga. It has a capacity of 3,000 people and opened in 1956.

Located at 48.734, 19.1554 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor ice hockey venues in Slovakia, Buildings and structures in Banská Bystrica

Banská Bystrica Ice Stadium

Zimný štadión Banská Bystrica is an indoor ice hockey arena in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia. The arena seats 3,500 people, and is home to HC 05 Banska Bystrica.

Located at 48.7339, 19.1547 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor ice hockey venues in Slovakia, Buildings and structures in Banská Bystrica

Banská Bystrica railway station

Banská Bystrica railway station (Slovak: Železničná stanica Banská Bystrica) serves the city and municipality of Banská Bystrica, seat of the Banská Bystrica Region, central Slovakia. Opened in 1873, the station is a junction between the Vrútky–Zvolen railway and the Banská Bystrica–Červená Skala railway. The station is currently owned by Železnice Slovenskej republiky (ŽSR); train services are operated by Železničná spoločnosť Slovensko (ZSSK).

Located at 48.7353, 19.1633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Banská Bystrica, Railway stations in Slovakia, Railway stations opened in 1873

Faculty of Political Science and International Relations, Matej Bel University

Faculty of Political Science and International Relations, Matej Bel University \tMotto \tVeritate et Legibus \tEstablished \t1995 \tUniversity \tMatej Bel University \tSchool Type \tPublic \tDean \tProf. PhDr. Ján KOPER, PhD. \tFaculty \t41 Students \t783 Location \tBanská Bystrica, Slovakia Campus \tUrban Website \tfpvmv. umb.

Located at 48.7327, 19.1452 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools of international relations, Educational institutions established in 1995, Schools in Slovakia, Public policy schools

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Beszterczebánya, Banská Bystrica, بانسكا بيستريتسا, Banska Bistritsa, Горад Банска Бістрыца, Банска Бистрица, Banska Bystrica, Neusohl, באנסקה ביסטריצה, Besztercebánya, バンスカー・ビストリツァ, 반스카비스트리차, Neosolium, Banska Bistrica, Bańska Bystrzyca, Банска-Бистрица, บันสกาบิสตรีตซา, Банська Бистриця, 班斯卡-比斯特里察