Oanes is at the end of the peninsula with Lysefjorden to the right and Høgsfjorden to the left

Location in Rogaland county

Coordinates: 58°54′17″N 06°04′24″E / 58.90472°N 6.07333°E / 58.90472; 6.07333Coordinates: 58°54′17″N 06°04′24″E / 58.90472°N 6.07333°E / 58.90472; 6.07333
Country Norway
Region Western Norway
County Rogaland
District Ryfylke
Municipality Forsand
Elevation[1] 5 m (16 ft)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 4110 Forsand

Oanes is a small farming village in Forsand Municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The village is located at the intersection between the Lysefjorden and Høgsfjorden, just north of the village of Forsand. The Norwegian National Road 13 runs through the village, just west of the Lysefjord Bridge.[2] Oanes has a ferry quay for the Lauvvik–Oanes Ferry that crosses the Høgsfjorden as part of highway 13.


  1. "Oanes, Forsand (Rogaland)" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2016-02-19.
  2. [lysefjord bridge "Lysefjord bridge"] Check |url= value (help). Lysefjordcam.com. 2 April 2015. Retrieved 18 November 2016.

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