Visp is a German-speaking town in the canton of . It is located in the Rhone valley and is a major industrial centre in the region. Its location at the intersection of three train lines and a big bus interchange make it a gateway to many of the towns and resorts in the upper part of the Valais.
Photo: Heav84, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a junction station at Visp, in the canton of Valais, Switzerland. Photo: Gürbetaler, CC BY-SA 2.5 ch.

Railway station
Eggerberg is a railway station in the canton of Valais and . Photo: NAC, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Lalden is a railway station in the canton of Valais and . Photo: NAC, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Michael D. Schmid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of in . Photo: Albins, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a former municipality in the district of Brig in the canton of in . is situated 5 km northeast of Visp. Photo: Flyout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Brigerbad, CC BY-SA 3.0.


46.2913° or 46° 17' 28.7" north
7.8812° or 7° 52' 52.3" east
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IATA airport code
United Nations Location Code
653 metres (2142 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 60028239
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Visp
  • Arabic: Visp
  • Armenian: Վիսպ
  • Basque: Visp
  • Belarusian: Вісп
  • Belarusian: Фісп
  • Breton: Visp
  • Catalan: Visp
  • Cebuano: Visp (kapital sa distrito)
  • Cebuano: Visp (munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Visp
  • Chinese: 菲斯普
  • Czech: Visp
  • Danish: Visp
  • Dutch: Viege
  • Dutch: Visp
  • Dutch: Viège
  • English: Visp VS
  • Esperanto: Fischp
  • Esperanto: Visp
  • Esperanto: Vispo
  • Esperanto: Viège
  • Finnish: Visp
  • Finnish: Viège
  • French: Viege
  • French: Visp
  • French: Viège
  • German: Eyholz
  • German: Visp
  • German: Viège
  • Hebrew: ויספ
  • Hungarian: Visp
  • Italian: Visp
  • Japanese: フィスプ
  • Japanese: ヴィスプ
  • Korean: 피스프
  • Latvian: Fispa
  • Latvian: Visp
  • Latvian: Viège
  • Lombard: Visp
  • Malay: Visp
  • Norwegian: Visp
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Visp
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Visp i Sveits
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Visp i Sveits
  • Occitan (post 1500): Visp
  • Persian: ویسپ
  • Piemontese: Visp
  • Polish: Visp
  • Portuguese: Visp
  • Romanian: Visp
  • Romansh: Visp
  • Russian: Висп
  • Russian: Фисп
  • Sicilian: Visp
  • Silesian: Visp
  • Slovenian: Visp
  • Spanish: Visp
  • Swedish: Visp (stad)
  • Swedish: Visp, Valais
  • Swedish: Visp
  • Swiss German: Vischp
  • Tosk Albanian: Visp
  • Ukrainian: Вісп
  • Ukrainian: Фісп
  • Upper Sorbian: Visp
  • Venetian: Visp
  • Volapük: Visp
  • Waray (Philippines): Visp

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