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Autun

Coordinates: 46°57′06″N 4°17′58″E / 46.9517°N 4.2994°E / 46.9517; 4.2994
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Autun
From top down, left to right: Autun Cathedral, Passage de la Terrasse, Lycée militaire, Autun Theatre and City Hall, Roman-era amphitheatre, Temple of Janus
Coat of arms of Autun
Location of Autun
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Autun is located in France
Autun
Autun
Autun is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Autun
Autun
Coordinates: 46°57′06″N 4°17′58″E / 46.9517°N 4.2994°E / 46.9517; 4.2994
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentSaône-et-Loire
ArrondissementAutun
CantonAutun-1, Autun-2
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Grand Autunois Morvan
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Vincent Chauvet (REM)
Area
1
61.52 km2 (23.75 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
12,987
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
710014 /71400
Elevation280–642 m (919–2,106 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Autun is a commune and subprefecture in the Saône-et-Loire department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of central-eastern France.

Transport[change | change source]

Road[change | change source]

The D681, D978, D980, D107, D973, D120, D256, D46 and D287 roads pass through the Autun commune.

Rail[change | change source]

Autun has a main station, Autun Railway Station, or Gare d'Autun in French.

Twinned cities[change | change source]

Autun is twinned with Ingelheim am Rhein in Germany, Kawagoe in Japan, Arévalo in Spain and Stevenage in the United Kingdom.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.