Team registration for Bergen Basketfestival 2024 opens October 15.2023.
FIRST MATCH HANSACUP 2024
Hansacup is played over two weekends. Both weekends feature matches on Friday afternoon from 4 p.m.
Visiting teams must expect games to be played on Friday evenings. If visiting teams cannot play matches on Friday, we will take this into account as best as possible.
The finals in the Hansacup will be played on Sunday from 12.00 in the Haukelandshallen. All finals will be finished by 19.00. Final times for the various classes are announced approx. 1 March 2024.
We reserve the right to change the finals, if the times are critical for visiting teams who have to catch flights/trains from Bergen.
TRAVEL TIPS TO BERGEN
We recommend all visiting teams to book flights and train tickets well in advance. Then you often achieve favorable prices.
Youth tickets with SAS, Widerøe and the code "Under 26" with Norwegian. The airlines increase from mid-March a reduced winter capacity with more departures from April.
Bergen is also served by Vueling, Finnair, KLM, Lufthansa and Air France.
From the main arena, Haukelandshallen, you should calculate approx. 2 hours in travel and check-in by using the lightrail Bybanen from Haukelandshallen to Bergen Airport Flesland.
Railway VY takes 6-7 hours on the train journey from Oslo to Bergen. From Haukelandshallen, you should calculate 50 minutes with the Bybanen before the train departs. The roads to Bergen are getting better and by the end of April it should be easy to drive from Oslo to Bergen in 6.5 - 7 hours.