Gijón
in Asturias of Principality of Asturias, Spain

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
43.536 and -5.662 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 43° 32' 8" and W -5° 39' 41"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:30 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:16 am and 6:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-42.867 and 173.300 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Port Robinson
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Gijón

Gijón in Asturias (Principality of Asturias) with it's 277,554 citizens is a place in Spain about 238 mi (or 383 km) north-west of Madrid, the country's capital city.

Current time in Gijón is now 12:30 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Gijón. The closest airport in Spain is Asturias Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 30 km), 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 Spain is Roman Walls of Lugo in a distance of 54 mi (or 86 km), South-West. We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Norena, Corvera de Asturias, Villaviciosa, Nava and Llanera. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 6°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 1036 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 15% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Wednesday, 19th of February 2020

11°C (53 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 20th of February 2020

14°C (58 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, clear sky.

Friday, 21st of February 2020

11°C (52 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Light rain, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

NH Gijón

Address
1,0 mi
PASEO DOCTOR FLEMING SN
33203 GIJON
Spain

Time Information

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


abba Playa Gijón

Address
1,0 mi
Paseo del Doctor Fleming, 37
33203 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

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


TRYP Gijón Rey Pelayo Hotel

Address
0,9 mi
Torcuato Fdz. Miranda 26
33203 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

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


Silken Ciudad Gijón

Address
0,7 mi
Bohemia 13
33207 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

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


Principe de Asturias

Address
0,7 mi
Manso, 2
33203 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 23:59 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Asturias

Address
0,7 mi
Plaza Mayor, 11
33201 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

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


Hotel Don Manuel

Address
0,6 mi
Calle Linares Rivas, 4
33206 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

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


Acebos Azabache

Address
0,2 mi
Calle Alfredo Truan 2
33205 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


La Casa de Jovellanos

Address
0,7 mi
Plaza de Jovellanos 1
33201 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Blue Marques de San Esteban

Address
0,6 mi
C/ Marqués de San Esteban nº11
33206 Gijon
Spain

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Gijón Olas gigantes arrasan costa cantábrica 2014

Published: March 03, 2014
Length: 55:08 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Santiago Miyares Gonzalez

En una cadena de temporales sin precedentes olas gigantes de más de 10 metros llegaron este 2014 a la playa de Gijón y al resto de la costa cantábrica.


Reyes Magos en Gijón 2015

Published: January 06, 2015
Length: 46:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Carmen Moriyon

Hoy han visitado los Reyes Magos Gijón y ha sido un día muy emocionante y cargado de momentos especiales. Quiero agradecer a la empresa INAER por prestarnos de forma gratuita el helicóptero,...


Antroxu de Gijón 2015

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 52:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Carmen Moriyon

Ayer se celebró en Gijón el tradicional desfile del Antroxu de Charangas y Carrozas donde participaron 40 agrupaciones, desde la plaza de Toros hasta la plaza del Humedal. Os dejo un vídeo...


Guajes 2015 Gijón

Published: March 15, 2015
Length: 28:26 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Federacion Surf Asturias

Primera prueba del Circuito Guajes de la Federación Asturiana de Surf, valedera para el Circuito Nacional Promesas. Gijón, 14 de marzo de 2015.


GIJÓN, QUERRÁS VOLVER. (Menú - 3 cortometrajes)

Published: May 29, 2014
Length: 12:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jim-Box

Blanca Romero, Paula Prendes y Lara Alvarez. Juntas pero no revueltas en: "Gijón, Querrás Volver" Escoge el video que quieres ver.


Elogio del Horizonte, Gijón

Published: April 07, 2014
Length: 09:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nacho Gonzalez G. Colunga

Gijón tiene un monumento emblemático es el elogio del Horizonte, yo elogio el horizonte.


Campaña Reciclado de Aceite de Cocina. Gijón 2014

Published: September 24, 2014
Length: 04:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: EMULSA Medioambiente. Ayuntamiento de Gijón.

Resumen de la campaña de reciclado de aceite de cocina usado en Gijón. EMULSA Medioambiente.


Media Maratón Gijón 2014

Published: May 09, 2014
Length: 21:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Miguel Collado

IV Media Maratón Gijón, celebrada el día 3 de Mayo de 2014, con salida a las 18h. La prueba la ganó Said Aitadi en categoría masculina (dorsal 3) en un tiempo de 1h08'40 y Paula Mayobre...


Gijon city mañana bici GOPRO

Published: February 22, 2015
Length: 54:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Melkyo91

22-02-15.


Aseos autolimpiables PRIMUR

Published: November 21, 2014
Length: 54:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Marcos Vega / Fotógrafo

Ciclos de autolimpieza de aseos públicos de la empresa PRIMUR. Gijón Asturias © marcos vega www.photolounge.es.


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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.

El Molinón

Estadio El Molinón is an association football stadium in Gijón, Asturias-Spain. The stadium is the home ground of Real Sporting de Gijón. The stadium's address is Parque de Isabel la Católica, 33390 Gijón.

Located at 43.5361, -5.63722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, Sporting de Gijón, 1982 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Sports venues in Asturias, Gijón

Castillo de Salas (ship)

The Castillo de Salas was a Spanish bulk carrier that was launched in Ferrol in August, 1980. It weighed over 50,000 tons, displaced over 100,000 tons of water, measured approximately 250 metres in length, 40 metres across the beam, and 14.5 metres in draft. It required a crew complement of 32.

Located at 43.5556, -5.66111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Maritime incidents in 1986, Maritime incidents in Spain, Ships built in Spain, 1986 in Spain, 1980 ships

Granda (Gijón)

Granda is a district (parroquia rural) of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain. Its population was 661 in 2012. Granda is a residential and rural area, bordering with the city district in the north and with Vega in the south. In a near future, Granda will be rezoned as urban land.

Located at 43.5053, -5.6568 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Parishes in Gijón

Gijón Railway Museum

The Gijón Railway Museum (Railway museum of Asturias) or Museo del Ferrocarril de Asturias, in Gijón, Asturias, Spain, has a large collecion of steam locomotives and other locomotives and rolling stock, some with standard Spanish gauge, most with narrow gauge and smaller gauge, connected with the region. The museum is located at the old FEVE station in Gijón.

Located at 43.5409, -5.6727 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway museums in Spain, Museums in Asturias, Gijón

Juan Barjola Museum of Painting

The Juan Barjola Museum of Painting is a museum located in Gijon, principality of Asturias, Spain. The museum was inaugurated in 1988, after a donation by Juan Barjola of 104 works from the years 1950-1988. It is under the auspices of the Cultural Council of the Principality of Asturias. The museum is located in the Trinidad Complex, a four-storied historical building.

Located at 43.5444, -5.66333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Asturias, Art museums and galleries in Spain, Art museums established in 1988, 1988 establishments in Spain

Gijón Railway Station

Gijón Railway Station is the main railway station of Gijón, Spain. Actually, it is temporary located in Sanz Crespo street due to the works for the Metrotrén Asturias.

Located at 43.5378, -5.67528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Spain, Gijón, Transport in Asturias

Palacio de Deportes de Gijón

Palacio de Deportes de Gijón is a multi-purpose sports arena in Gijón, Asturias, Spain. Located in the neighbourhood of La Guía, thus also called, has 5,058 seats and a maximum capacity of 7,000 people. It is owned by the Gijón City Hall. The arena has also a second court with a capacity of 500 spectators and different halls for practicing several sports like martial arts, weightlifting, snooker, fencing or boxing. It has ten locker rooms and four more for referees.

Located at 43.5358, -5.63417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Spain, Basketball venues in Spain, Sports venues in Asturias

Hipódromo de Las Mestas

The Hipódromo de Las Mestas is an equestrian facility in Gijón, Asturias, Spain used mainly for show jumping. It was inaugurated in 1942 and renovated in 2005. Las Mestas has a capacity of 10,000 people, 3,000 of them seated. It can be also used as a velodrome with its 428 m long track.

Located at 43.5317, -5.63583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gijón, Rugby union stadiums in Spain, Sports venues in Asturias, Show jumping venues, Velodromes in Spain

capture of the webcam Gijón: Playa de San Lorenzo − Hotel abba

Gijón: Playa de San Lorenzo − Hotel abba, Gijón (source)

capture of the webcam Gijón

Gijón, Gijón (source)

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01 Mar
2020

Oscar Mulero Gijón
Starting at: 12:59 am (00:59).
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06 Mar
2020

Alice Wonder Gijón
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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13 Mar
2020

Sergio Dalma Cimadevilla
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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14 Mar
2020

Alba Reche Gijón
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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21 Mar
2020

XI Son Latinos Festival Gijón
Starting at: no exact start time given.
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Viva Suecia Gijón
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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27 Mar
2020

Bad Gyal En Gijón - Gira BAD GYAL SOUNDSYSTEM
Starting at: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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08 Apr
2020

Marika Rossa
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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23 Apr
2020

Belako Gijón
Starting at: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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30 Apr
2020

L.E.V. 2020
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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15 May
2020

Harlem Globetrotters Tour
Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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29 May
2020

José Luis Perales Cimadevilla
Starting at: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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30 Jul
2020

Tsunami Xixón 2020
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Tsunami Xixón - Entrada Jueves
Starting at: 08:01 pm (20:01).
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31 Jul
2020

Tsunami Xixón - Entrada Viernes
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gijón, Xixón, خيخون, Горад Хіхон, Хихон, خیخۆن, Ĥiĥono, Xixon, Kixoi, خیخن, חיחון, QIJ, ヒホン, ხიხონი, 히혼, Gigia, Chichonas, Gijon, گیجون, கிகோன், คีคอน, Хіхон, 希洪