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Leirvik Destination Guide

Discover Leirvik in Norway

Leirvik in the region of Hordaland with its 11,028 habitants is a place located in Norway - some 182 mi or ( 293 km ) West of Oslo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Leirvik

Local time in Leirvik is now 05:45 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Oslo " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Valvatna, Valevag, Stavanger, Sorhuglo, and Mirza Rafi Sauda. When in this area, you might want to check out Valvatna . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Leirvik ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Båttur i Sunnhordland.

3:37 min by Geir Åge Røksund
Views: 2965 Rating: 5.00

Ein fin båttur i Askeladden. ..

City Boy (Unofficial video)

2:17 min by xTBSSx
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Funny Funny =) Song: City Boy av Donkeyboy ..


7:38 min by boostli
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Novembertur på Tittelsnes i Sveio ..


2:58 min by naianoiker
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This is a trip up to Katnakken. The highest mountain on Stord. 724 moh ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Leirvik is a town and the administrative centre of Stord municipality in the county of Hordaland, Norway. Leirvik is the regional centre of Sunnhordland, and has many public services and offices such as the regional court and Sunnhordland Museum, as well as shops and restaurants. In 2009, Leirvik had a population of 11,424, and covers an area of 8.46 square kilometres with a population density of 1,350 per square kilometre. Leirvik has approximately 65% of the total population of Stord.

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Located at 59.78 5.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Cities and towns in Norway, Populated places established in the 9th century, Populated places in Hordaland, Populated places in the Faroe Islands, Stord


Eldøyane is a partially man-made former island just outside Leirvik in Stord, Norway. It is the location of Aker Stord.

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Located at 59.76 5.49 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Islands of Hordaland, Stord


Digernessundet is a sound in Stord, Norway, between the islands of Føyno and Stord, which connects Nyleia with Bømlafjorden. The Stord Bridge crosses Digernessundet.

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Located at 59.75 5.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Sounds of Hordaland, Stord

Stord Bridge

The Stord Bridge is a suspension bridge which crosses Digernessundet between the islands of Stord and Føyno in Stord, Norway. The bridge is 1,077 meters long, has a main span of 677 meters and a clearance below of 18 meters . It carries two lanes of European Route E39 and a combined pedestrian and bicycle pathway. It is part of the Triangle Link, a fixed link which connects Stord to Bømlo, and both to the mainland. In 2010, the bridge had an average 5,021 vehicles per day.

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Located at 59.75 5.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: 2000 establishments in Norway, Bridges completed in 2000, European Route E39 in Norway, Road bridges in Hordaland, Stord, Suspension bridges in Norway, Toll bridges in Norway


Føyno is an inhabited island south-west of Stord, part of Stord municipality in Norway. The island was joined to the mainland in December 2000, via Sveio in the south, through the Bømlafjord tunnel and Stord to the north via the Stord bridge. The bridge takes the E39 traffic as part of the Triangle Link. The toll station for this link is on Føyno. Føyno had a central place in Sunnhordland in the Middle Ages, and gave its name to the skipreide of Føyen.

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Located at 59.74 5.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Islands of Hordaland, Stord

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Leirvik