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Where is Wuppertal

Wuppertal is a city in the North Rhine-Westphalia region of western Germany. It is situated in the Bergisches Land hills and is known for its unique transportation system, the Wuppertal Suspension Railway (Wuppertaler Schwebebahn), which is an elevated railway that runs above the Wupper River.

Wuppertal is approximately 30 kilometers (19 miles) east of Düsseldorf. The city has a rich industrial history and was an important center for the textile and chemical industries in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Today, Wuppertal is a diverse city with a mix of cultural attractions, including theaters, museums, and parks.

Wuppertal Location Map, Germany

StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictUrban district
Coordinates51°16′N 07°11′E
Area168.41 km2 (65.02 sq mi)
Highest elevation350 m (1,150 ft)
Lowest elevation100 m (300 ft)
Density2,100/km2 (5,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes42001-42399
Dialling codes202
Vehicle registrationW