Vlissingen is a port town in the Dutch province of , situated on the northern bank of Western Scheldt, just at its estuary on the North Sea. It is the second largest town of Zeeland with 34,000 inhabitants.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
A is an embankment built in the shape of a circle that was used as part of the defences for a military fortification, hill fort or refuge, or was built for religious purposes or as a place of gathering.

The Zeeuws Maritime MuZEEum is a maritime museum in the center of Vlissingen, situated on the marina of the city. Photo: Dabroers, CC BY 3.0.

Historic building
Photo: Willemjans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Vlissingen is a railway station in Vlissingen, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is in the capital of . In colonial times, this was one of the most important cities in the country, and still today is packed with monuments reminding of those golden times. Photo: Ellywa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the municipality of Vlissingen. Photo: Bodoklecksel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the region of in the province of . is situated 4 km north of Vlissingen. Photo: Michielverbeek, CC BY-SA 3.0.


51.4481° or 51° 26' 53.1" north
3.5698° or 3° 34' 11.3" east
Open Location Code
-3 metres (-10 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 3122829496
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Vlissingen
  • Albanian: Flessinga
  • Arabic: Flushing, Nederlandes
  • Arabic: بلدية فلسنقن
  • Arabic: فلسنقن
  • Arabic: فلسنكن
  • Arabic: فليسنجن
  • Armenian: Վլիսինգեն
  • Asturian; Bable: Vlissingen
  • Basque: Vlissingen
  • Belarusian: Флісінген
  • Breton: Vlissingen
  • Catalan: Vlissingen
  • Cebuano: Gemeente Vlissingen
  • Chinese: Vlissingen
  • Chinese: 夫利辛亨
  • Chinese: 弗利辛恩
  • Czech: Vlissingen
  • Danish: Vlissingen
  • Dutch: Vlissingen (gemeente)
  • Dutch: Vlissingen
  • Dutch: gemeente Vlissingen
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: فليسنجن
  • English: Flushing
  • Esperanto: Vlissingen
  • Faroese: Vlissingen
  • Finnish: Vlissingen
  • French: Flessingue
  • Frisian: Flissingen
  • Gaelic (Scots): Vlissingen
  • Gallegan: Flesinga
  • Gallegan: Vlissingen
  • German: Flissingen
  • German: Flushing
  • German: Vlissingen
  • Hebrew: פליסינגן
  • Hungarian: Vlissingen
  • Indonesian: Vlissingen
  • Irish: Vlissingen
  • Italian: Flessinga
  • Italian: Vlissingen
  • Japanese: フリシンゲン
  • Japanese: フリッシンゲン
  • Korean: 플리싱언
  • Kurdish: Vlissingen, Zeland
  • Latin: Flissingam
  • Letzeburgesch: Vlissingen
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Vlissingen
  • Lithuanian: Flisingenas
  • Lithuanian: Vlisingenas
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Vlissingen
  • Malay (generic): Vlissingen
  • Min Nan Chinese: Vlissingen
  • Norwegian: Vlissingen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vlissingen
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Vlissingen
  • Persian: فلیسینگن
  • Persian: ولیسینگن
  • Polish: Vlissingen
  • Portuguese: Flessingue
  • Portuguese: Vlissingen
  • Romanian: Vlissingen
  • Russian: Флиссинген
  • Saterfriesisch: Vlissingen
  • Scots: Vlissingen
  • Spanish: Flesinga
  • Swedish: Vlissingen
  • Turkish: Vlissingen
  • Ukrainian: Вліссінген
  • Venetian: Flessinga
  • Vlaams: Vlissiengn
  • Volapük: Vlissingen
  • Waray (Philippines): Flushing
  • Welsh: Vlissingen
  • Zeeuws: Vlissienge

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