Haugesund, Norway

Haugesund, Norway

Haugesund is a port town in Rogaland county, Norway. The city has population around 37,000 and covers a total area of approx 73 km2 (28 ml2). Haugesund is located between Stavanger and Bergen, and among numerous small isles and often-visited by cruise liners Norwegian fjord destinations (Akrafjord, Hardangerfjord, Lysefjorden).

The disabled cruiser visiting Haugesund

Where You’re Docked

Cruise ships to Haugesund dock on a pier located under 1 km from the town center. The distance is easily walkable, but free bus shuttle service is also provided.

Good to Know

Heavy traffic 

Getting Around

On foot: 

By car: 

By bus:

Currency & Best Way to Get Money

The official currency is the Norwegian Krone.


The official language in Haugesund 


The sunny,

Points of Interest

  • Haugesund – a seven-

Haugesund Accessible Excursions

Whether your cruise ship stops in 

Haugesund Accessible Guided Tour

This 4 hour accessible