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|Biel Code (OFS)||0371|
|Biel Post code||2500|
|Biel Mayor||Hans Stöckli|
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Information on the people and the population of Biel.
|Biel Number of inhabitants||48,735 population|
|Biel Population Density||2,297.7 /km² (5,951.1 /sq mi)|
Geographic Information regarding City of Biel.
|Biel Geographical coordinates||Latitude: 47.1506, Longitude: 7.26203|
47° 9′ 2″ North, 7° 15′ 43″ East
|Biel Area||2,121 hectares|
21.21 km² (8.19 sq mi)
|Biel Altitude||434 m (1,424 ft)|
|Biel Climate||Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification: Cfb)|
Distance (in kilometers) between Biel and the biggest cities of Switzerland.
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Time zone of Biel.
|Biel Local time|
|Biel Time zone||UTC +1:00 (Europe/Zurich)|
Summer time UTC +2:00
Winter time UTC +1:00
Weather forecast for the next coming days and current time of Biel.
Biel Sunrise and sunset
Find below the times of sunrise and sunset calculated 7 days to Biel.
|Day||Sunrise and sunset||Twilight||Nautical twilight||Astronomical twilight|
|19 February||07:28 - 12:44 - 18:00||06:57 - 18:31||06:22 - 19:07||05:46 - 19:42|
|20 February||07:27 - 12:44 - 18:02||06:56 - 18:33||06:20 - 19:08||05:45 - 19:44|
|21 February||07:25 - 12:44 - 18:03||06:54 - 18:34||06:18 - 19:10||05:43 - 19:45|
|22 February||07:23 - 12:44 - 18:05||06:52 - 18:36||06:17 - 19:11||05:41 - 19:46|
|23 February||07:21 - 12:44 - 18:06||06:51 - 18:37||06:15 - 19:12||05:40 - 19:48|
|24 February||07:20 - 12:44 - 18:08||06:49 - 18:38||06:13 - 19:14||05:38 - 19:49|
|25 February||07:18 - 12:43 - 18:09||06:47 - 18:40||06:12 - 19:15||05:36 - 19:51|
Our team has selected for you a list of hotel in Biel classified by value for money. Book your hotel room at the best price.
|Hotel Drei Rosen |
This 3-star, family-run hotel is situated between the motorway and the city centre, allowing easy movement and access to main roads around the area. The hotel is a restored and refurbished 3-storey building which re-opened in 2004... view more
The Hotel Metropol is located in Biel, close to the city park, and offers en-suite rooms with free WiFi, satellite TV and a refrigerator. A garden is available as well. Breakfast is offered every morning... view more
|Hotel Dufour |
This hotel is situated in the centre of Biel, a few steps from the pedestrian streets, 2 minutes from the old town and 10 minutes from the lake and the train station. Its central location makes it an ideal choice for business and private stays..... view more
|Forellenhof Hotel de la Truite|
Forellenhof - Hotel de la Truite is located in Frinvillier amid the Chasseral Regional Park, 4 km from Biel, and offers you en-suite rooms, a restaurant and a terrace with barbecue facilities. Free public parking is available... view more
|Mercure Biel |
Located in the city centre next to the small Suze canal and the pedestrianised shopping zone, the Mercure Biel hotel is easily reachable on foot from the main station. The rooms provide a private bathroom, a minibar and a hairdryer... view more
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|Zurich Airport 103.3 km||Geneva International Airport 134.4 km||EuroAirport Basel–Mulhouse–Freiburg 52.9 km|
Below is a list of activities and point of interest in Biel and its surroundings.
|Naturschutzgebiet Häftli 6.7 km||Montoz 7.5 km||Pierre Pertuis 8.1 km|
|Bernese Jura 11.1 km||Jura Bernois 11.1 km||Bucheggberg 12.3 km|
|Ile-de-Saint-Pierre 12.6 km||Sankt Petersinsel 12.6 km||Moron 12.9 km|
|Val Saint-Imier 16.1 km||Val de Saint-Imier 16.1 km||Vallon de Saint-Imier 16.1 km|
|Chasseral 16.2 km||Hasenmatt 16.9 km||Hasenmatte 16.9 km|
|Franches Montagnes 20.6 km||Les Raimeux 21.1 km||Raimeux 21.1 km|
|Mont Raimeux 21.1 km||Raimeux de Grandval 21.1 km||La Tène 22.9 km|
|Gerlafingen 23.1 km||Weissenstein 23.3 km||Vorder Weissenstein 23.3 km|
|Gümmenen 24.3 km||Clos du Doubs 24.4 km||Marin-Épagnier 24.8 km|
|Mont Vuilly 25.3 km||Mont Vully 25.3 km||Chaumont 27 km|
Nuclear power plant
|Mühleberg Nuclear Power Plant 20 km||Gösgen Nuclear Power Plant 58.5 km||Beznau Nuclear Power Plant 85.5 km|
|DB-City.com||Biel /5 (2008-04-01 01:00:00)|