How to get to the hospital

There are several ways of getting to Haukeland University Hospital by public transport. Here follows a brief summary.

The term Pasientreiser (patient travel) is used to describe travel to and from authorised treatments. The hospital is responsible for providing patient travel and will meet the cost of the cheapest mode of travel on behalf of the patient. You can read more on the Pasientreiser website . The website also contains information about the Helseekspress and Helsebuss bus services.

 

Bus

Several scheduled bus routes stop at the hospital. There is also a number of commuter bus routes running between different parts of Bergen and the hospital.

Skyss has produced a dedicated route map for Haukeland University Hospital (PDF)  showing which bus routes stop at the hospital. At Skyss.no you will find complete bus routes with details of stops and departure times.

Tide and Nettbuss operate express coaches on several long-distance routes to the centre of Bergen.

 

Bybanen light railway

The closest Bybanen station is Kronstad. Walking from Kronstad to the hospital takes around 10 minutes. Timetables are available at Skyss.no.

 

Taxi 

There are usually taxis available at the taxi rank outside the main hospital building (Sentralblokka). If not, our receptionists are on hand 24 hours a day and can help book a taxi for you.

 

Train

Bergen Train Station in the centre of Bergen is the closest mainline station to Haukeland University Hospital. The distance between the station and the hospital is around 2.5 km and is served by several bus routes.

 

Air

Bergen Airport in Flesland is just under 20 km from Haukeland University Hospital. There is no direct airport bus between Haukeland and Bergen Airport, but you can take the airport bus to and from the centre of Bergen.

 

Waiting areas

There is a separate waiting area near the reception in the main hospital building (Sentralblokka) for patients and next-of-kin waiting for transport.


Bus and light railway

Taxi