Biel/Bienne
in Biel/Bienne District of Canton of Bern, Switzerland

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
47.137 and 7.246 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 47° 8' 13" and E 7° 14' 45"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - CHF
Spoken languages:
German, French, Italian, Romansh
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:28 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Zurich
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:43 am and 9:28 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 Switzerland in Western Europe

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Switzerland.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Switzerland. Last Update: 2020-07-05 07:21:14

Discover Biel/Bienne

Biel/Bienne in Biel/Bienne District (Canton of Bern) with it's 48,614 citizens is a town in Switzerland about 16 mi (or 26 km) north-west of Bern, the country's capital city.

Current time in Biel/Bienne is now 04:28 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Zurich with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 13 airports near Biel/Bienne, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Switzerland is Grenchen Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), East. 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 Switzerland is Old City of Berne in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), South-East. We discovered 8 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Delemont, Bern, Solothurn, Ostermundigen and Tafers. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 7th of July 2020

21°C (70 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 8th of July 2020

25°C (77 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Thursday, 9th of July 2020

26°C (79 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Art Deco Elite

Address
0,2 mi
Bahnhofstrasse 14
2502 Biel/Bienne
Switzerland

Time Information

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


Mercure Plaza Biel

Address
0,2 mi
40 Neumarktstrasse Postfach 3376
2502 BIEL
Switzerland

Time Information

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


Schloessli Ipsach

Address
1,4 mi
Ipsachstrasse 11-13
2563 Biel
Switzerland

Time Information

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


Dufour

Address
0,3 mi
Rue Dufour 31
2500 Biel-Bienne 3
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:30
Weekend: 6:30 - 22:30


City Hotel Biel Bienne

Address
0,5 mi
Aarbergstr. 29
2503 Biel
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 6:30 - 23:00


Metropol

Address
0,6 mi
General-Dufourstr. 110
2502 Biel
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 6:00 - 22:00


Florida

Address
3,7 mi
Aareweg 25
2557 Studen
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 21:00


Weisses Kreuz

Address
5,2 mi
Marktplatz 15
3250 Lyss
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:45 - 23:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


La Truite

Address
3,9 mi
3 Rue de la Reuchenette
2603 Pery Reuchette
Switzerland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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B&L Biel/Bienne, 4:00

Published: May 13, 2013
Length: 12:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bundl fasolutions

www.b-und-l.ch: So entstanden die neuen Nasszellen mit fugenlosen PU-Beschichtung für Wand und Boden, BASPO Magglingen. C'est ainsi que les nouvelles pièces d'eau ont été créées pour...


Le Mouvement - Performing the City Biel/Bienne

Published: May 21, 2014
Length: 58:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: benacloche cleoriana

Shooting Marko Lulic performance www.lemouvement.ch.


Gleitschirm Bötzingerberg Biel/Bienne Advance Epsilon 5

Published: May 29, 2011
Length: 59:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Claudio Mancini

ein gemütliches fliegen am vormittag.


Biel/Bienne. Hausbesetzer. Zerstörungswut. Vandalismus. Kriminelle. Hilflose Stadtbehörde

Published: March 22, 2009
Length: 38:02 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Sipoyes

Wir sind der Meinung, dass die Bieler Stadtregierung nicht mehr in der Lage ist, die Sicherheit in gewissen Quartieren zu gewährleisten; siehe Yucca/Cactus mit der offenen Drogenszene, die...


Cromwell Clothes // Biel Bienne Bass 5

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cromwell Clothes

Cromwell Clothes presents you Biel Bienne Bass 5. Saturday the 29th November 2014 at Etage Club. Line up : - PxLxE - La Vie C'est Facile - Mike Waulie Start 22:30 - Cromwell Clothes since...


Capri Traiteur GmbH, Biel-Bienne

Published: July 03, 2009
Length: 34:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: amo ireom

Werbespot 20 sec. Sommer 2009, Deutsch.


The Nail Girls - Photo Shoot in Biel

Published: October 21, 2012
Length: 48:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GOLDKINDmedia

Nataliya, Alexandra und Orchidea in ihrem Nail Design Studio in Biel / Bienne (CH) BITTE IN HD QUALITÄT BETRACHTEN Die Fotos aus diesem GOLDKIND Photo Shoot im Detail: ...


Es braucht mehr Transparenz in der Stadt Biel!

Published: December 06, 2014
Length: 00:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sandra Schneider

Nächste Woche wird im Stadtrat mein Postulat zur Offenlegung von städtisch finanzierten Mandaten diskutiert. Doch schon in dieser Woche war mein Vorstoss ein grosses Thema in den Printmedien....


Nothing But Flavor 2012 Red Bull BC One Showact JAVIER NINJA

Published: June 11, 2012
Length: 22:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: NoeasypropsEurope

JAVIER NINJA / Red Bull BC One Switzerland Showcase @ Nothing But Flavor - Street Style Festival 2012 in Biel/Bienne.


TAKEDOWN@Coupole

Published: October 26, 2014
Length: 09:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: WOOD Lab.

First event of Wood Lab in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland. Good sounds and crazy atmosphere equal quality event. True story! Video powered by GypsyTouch Production.


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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.

Biel District

Biel/Bienne District was a district (Amtsbezirk) in the canton of Bern in Switzerland with its seat Biel/Bienne. It was bi-lingual (41% French and 59% German) and included two municipalities in an area of 25 km²: It is now part of the administrative district of Biel/Bienne.

Located at 47.1333, 7.23333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Former districts of the canton of Bern

Gurzelen Stadion

Gurzelen Stadion is a multi-purpose stadium in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of FC Biel-Bienne. The current capacity of the stadium is 15,000

Located at 47.1453, 7.26104 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Switzerland, Biel/Bienne, Multi-purpose stadiums in Switzerland, Sports venues in the Canton of Bern

Portmoos

Portmoos is a place in Canton of Berne. It belongs to the village Port, but is on the other side of the Aare. The Post is delivered by the post office in Nidau, so it got given the name Portmoos. Helmstrasse is the poshest street in the whole of Port. Although it is on the other side of the river, it is one of the most expensive places in the region to live.

Located at 47.1214, 7.24972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Switzerland, Geography of the canton of Bern

Madretsch

Madretsch is a previously independent neighborhood of Biel/Bienne, which it joined in 1920. Previously a landly suburb with some remaining farms and green areas, it has now become fully integrated as a city suburb, without any real local character any more. The tuition in the local schools are both in German and in French languages.

Located at 47.1322, 7.25444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former municipalities of the canton of Bern

Biel/Bienne (administrative district)

Biel/Bienne District is an administrative district in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland. It is located along both shores of the northeastern half of Lake Biel and is part of the Seeland administrative region, and its capital is Biel/Bienne. It contains 19 municipalities with an area of 97.63 km and a population (as of December 2008) of 90,536, over half of which lives in the district's capital. While it is the smallest district in surface area, it has the fourth largest population in the canton.

Located at 47.1333, 7.23333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of the canton of Bern

Seeland Region

Seeland Region is one of five administrative regions of the canton of Bern, with a population of 66,000 (as of 2005) in 46 municipalities.

Located at 47.1375, 7.24724 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regions of the canton of Bern

Biel/Bienne railway station

Biel/Bienne railway station serves the bilingual municipality of Biel/Bienne, in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland.

Located at 47.1322, 7.24361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in the canton of Bern, Railway stations opened in 1923, Swiss Federal Railways stations, Transport in Biel/Bienne

Biel/Bienne–Leubringen/Evilard funicular

The Biel/Bienne–Leubringen/Evilard funicular is a funicular railway in the bilingual city of Biel/Bienne in the Swiss canton of Bern. The funicular links Biel/Bienne with Leubringen/Evilard in the Jura mountains above the town. The line is operated by the FUNIC company, who also operate the nearby Biel/Bienne–Magglingen/Macolin funicular.

Located at 47.1455, 7.24232 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Funicular railways in Switzerland, Public transport in Switzerland, Transport in Biel/Bienne

Nidau Castle

Nidau Castle is a castle in the municipality of Nidau of the Canton of Bern in Switzerland. It is a Swiss heritage site of national significance.

Located at 47.1278, 7.24019 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cultural property of national significance in the canton of Bern, Castles in the Canton of Bern

Trams in Biel/Bienne

The Biel/Bienne tramway network (Alemannic German: Strassenbahnnetz Biel; French: Réseau tramway de Bienne) was part of the public transport network of the bilingual city of Biel/Bienne, in the canton of Bern, Switzerland, and its environs for more than 70 years. Opened in 1877, the network operated as a horsecar tramway (Rösslitram) until 1902, when it was electrified and converted from sg standard gauge to 1 metre gauge.

Located at 47.1322, 7.24361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tram transport in Switzerland, Transport in Biel/Bienne

capture of the webcam Vingelz: Bielersee − Südwest

Vingelz: Bielersee − Südwest, Vingelz (source)

capture of the webcam Magglingen: Biel/Bienne − Lake Biel

Magglingen: Biel/Bienne − Lake Biel, Magglingen (source)

capture of the webcam Magglingen › North-East: Restaurant End der Welt − 400-Rundbahn und Fussballplatz «End der Welt»

Magglingen › North-East: Restaurant End der Welt − 400-Rundbahn und Fussballplatz «End der Welt», Magglingen (source)

capture of the webcam Ipsach › North: Nidauwald − Magglingen/Macolin − Lake Biel

Ipsach › North: Nidauwald − Magglingen/Macolin − Lake Biel, Ipsach (source)

capture of the webcam Biel/Bienne: Lake Biel

Biel/Bienne: Lake Biel, Biel/Bienne (source)

capture of the webcam Leubringen: Evilard

Leubringen: Evilard, Leubringen (source)

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11 Jul
2020

Essex Groove - Private Party
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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21 Aug
2020

I International Meeting Of The Fraternity Without Borders
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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I Encontro Internacional Da Fraternidade Sem Fronteiras
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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11 Dec
2020

Biel In Hop!, BE
Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


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