Help and support during one of life's most difficult times
Norwegian (Bokmål) 
Help and support during one of life's most difficult times
Norwegian (Bokmål) 


The cost of burial varies according to the specific requirements.

Costs may vary from place to place, but a funeral in the Stavanger area can cost from around 20.000,- NOK. Flowers, announcements, and the grave stone are not included in this estimate. Detailed quotations are always provided in advance, and all the items are specified in the bill. Besides the coffin, and practical things like the burial and care and transportation of the deceased, a significant part of the bill is usually made up of announcements, flowers, music, and other extras.

Services the funeral home can perform:
  • Determining of the date of the funeral
  • Announcements
  • Printing of (hymns / songs)
  • Soloists / music
  • Coffin and accessories
  • Flower decorations / wreaths
  • Finding the place and time for the memorial
  • Completion and registration of relevant certificates and documents
  • Message to the District Court / Police and NAV
  • Burial of the urn
  • Headstones, inscription / refurbishment and grave lights
  • Burial endowments (agreement on maintenance of burial)
  • Transportation in Norway and abroad
  • Urn shipment

Please contact us for a more specific estimate.

The expenses related to a funeral may be covered or reduced by benefits from Social Security (Folketrygden), funeral grants from unions, or payments from life insurance and pension insurance.
Administration fee (tax) 1.325,- - 3.200,-
Assistance in church or chapel  1.500,- - 2.750,-
Assistance with urn burial 525,-    
Assistance with tailoring 525,-  
Agency fees 1.400,-  - 4.450,-
Lights and rental of decorative accessories in ceremony  890,-    
Ceremony photography 520,-    
Single memory album with photos, announcements, eulogy etc. 750,-    
Additional memory albums (price per album) 500,-    
Book of condolence or remembrance - simple 150,-    
Book of condolence or remembrance - hard cover 330,-    
Preperation and placement of the deceased in the casket 1.100,-    
Daytime transport for home deaths 1.850,-    
Evening transport for home deaths 2.150,-    
Night and weekend transport for home deaths 2.350,-    
Daytime extra transport crew 500,-    
Evening  extra transport crew 750,-    
Night and weekend extra transport crew 1000,-    
Song booklets (min. 25 pieces), incl. color and picture if desired 1.255,-    
Ash urns (optional if you want to buy) 600,-  - 4.450,-
Standard urns from the municipality are free      
Price examples - minimum and maximum:
Coffin (including all equipment and clothing) 4.685,- 24.960,- 
Delivery of empty coffin 750,-   750,-
Lighting and equipment rental in ceremony 890,-   890,-
Preperation and placement in the coffin  1.100,-   1.100,-
Funeral hearse to ceremony location
(depending on the distance)
1.450,-   3.450,-
Agency fee 1.400,- - 4.350,-
Taxable fee 1.325,- - 3.200,-
Assistance in church / chapel 1.500,- - 2.750,-
Extra crew per. hour
(For example 3 hours at 650,-/hour)
  - 1.950,-
Song Booklets (50 pieces, 4 color pages with own image)
- (For example 400 pieces)

Flowers on the coffin (3 roses)

- (Casket decoration)
Transport of coffin from the ceremony to the burial site when needed
(depending on the distance)
1.450,- - 3.450,-
Transport of the coffin to the morgue 1.850,- - 2.350,-
Car including equipment to the ceremony location   - 1.450,-
Announcement in Stavanger Aftenblad (75 mm) 1.250,- - 1.250,-
Total sum 19.265,- - 64.950,-
We have headstones, monuments, or gravestones on display at our Åsen location.
Choosing a headstone

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:00 - 15:00
Late opening hours every Thursday: 15:00 - 18:00

Emergency 24 hour phone contact: +47 51 82 00 50
Hviding Begravelsesbyrå (funeral home) has branches in Stavanger and Tau. We organize funerals and burials in municipalities including: Stavanger, Sandnes, Sola, Randaberg, Kvitsøy,  Klepp, Time, Gjesdal, Rennesøy, Finnøy, Strand, Hjelmeland, and Forsand.