Avignon is the capital of the French département of in , and is on the banks of the Rhône river. Avignon was one of the European Cities of Culture in 2000 and its historical centre has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 92,100
  • Postal codes: 84000 – 84052 CEDEX 9
  • IATA airport code: AVN
  • United Nations Location Code: FR AVN
  • Latitude: 43° 56' 54" (43.9483°) north
  • Longitude: 4° 48' 32.1" (4.8089°) east
  • Elevation: 31 meters (102 feet)
  • Wikidata: Avignon
  • Wikimedia Commons: Avignon

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Other Names for Avignon

Arabic: أفينيون, Aragonese: Avinyón, Armenian: Ավինյոն, Belarusian: Горад Авіньён, Bulgarian: Авиньон, Catalan: Avinyó, Chinese: 亞維農, Chuvash: Авиньон, Esperanto: Avinjono, French: Avignon, Galician: Aviñón - Avignon, Galician: Aviñón, Georgian: ავინიონი, German: Avignon, Greek: Αβινιόν, Hebrew: אביניון, Italian: Avignone, Japanese: アヴィニョン, Kazakh: Авиньон, Korean: 아비뇽, Latin: Avennio
Latvian: Aviņona, Lithuanian: Avinjonas, Macedonian: Авињон, Marathi: आव्हियों, Mazanderani: آوینیون, Mingrelian: ავინიონი, Occitan (post 1500): Avinhon, Ossetian: Авиньон, Persian: اوینیون, Polish: Awinion, Portuguese: Avinhão, Russian: Авиньон, Sardinian: Avignone, Serbian: Авињон, Sicilian: Avignuni, Spanish: Aviñón, Thai: อาวีญง, Tibetan: ཨ་ཝི་ཉོང་།, Ukrainian: Авіньйон, Western Panjabi: ایوگناں

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