Bergen is the second-largest city in the country, just Oslo as the capital is larger than Bergen. Almost 400,000 people live in the greater area of the city. The city with its famous ports is often called the "City of the Fjords" because it is surrounded by several hills and rocks. It is very saved to drive, the landscape is wide, wild and calm. All roads are safe and well maintained. Norway presents itself as the perfect country for a rental car tour. Experience the incomparable nature and wildlife and start your road trip. Welcome to Norway! Where can I find a car hire in Norway? There are many car rental stations, not only in Bergen. Car rental stations can be found all over the country. Most of them are located at airports and train stations. Bergen is a good starting point for your next trip.
Fjord Bergen in Norway
It often rains in Bergen. Furthermore, it sometimes even does not get bright during the days in wintertime. In contrast to this is the summer in Norway. It brings a smile to the faces of all inhabitants and visitors of Bergen. When the umbrellas can be stored away and the streets are getting packed with people, Bergen becomes a true summer hotspot of the European north. The city is not just a city where great winter scenery and the northern lights can be enjoyed, but also a liberal and prosperous city where there are many things to discover on sunny days. Norway is considered a great country for your next road trip. The distances are long, the country is safe, and the condition of the streets is perfect. Natural masterpieces are surrounding the roads as well. In the period starting from the End of May until the end of August you can expect very long days and short nights. Do not miss the exciting and incomparably long sunrises and sunset.
Bergen proves itself as the perfect starting location for a road trip through the country. Be sure to not miss the following activities during sunny days:
- The historic fish market
- Take the Fløibanen and visit one of the nearby mountains
- A Segway tour through the city
Are there rental cars available at Bergen Airport? Several of our partners are located right next to the airport building. Almost all airports have stations in the terminal building and shuttle stations. Shuttle stations are located in the surrounding area of the terminal. A free shuttle, which takes you to the station for free will wait for you at the exit of the terminal building. If you don't want to see offers from companies that are located not directly in the airport building, simply use the filters.
When renting a car at the airport, you often benefit from advantages.
How do I get to Bergen? There are direct flights to Norway from many cities in German-speaking countries and from all over the world. However, if you are already in the north of Europe, you could also travel by boat, train or even by rental car. If you want to travel by plane from Germany to Bergen, you usually have to change planes in Oslo. You can also find a lot of offers at the airport of Oslo.
|Oslo||7hours||460 km/ 287 miles|
|Stavanger||4 hours 45 min||210 km/ 130 miles|
|Trondheim||9 hours||630 km/ 390 miles|
|Kopenhagen||13 hours||1065 km/660 miles|
Renting a rental car is very easy. However, there are a few things you need to take care of before booking your offer. Before you choose an offer you should get information about the different insurance services offered by the providers. What kind of insurance is available for rental cars? Usually, there is the major difference between offers which include fully comprehensive insurance with excess and fully comprehensive insurance without excess. Do I need a credit card for a rental car? Yes, for nearly all rental car offers, a credit card is required. The amount of the deposit will be blocked during the rental period. If you return your rental car in good condition, the amount of the deposit is released after returning the rental car.
Norway is huge. Sometimes to get from one place to the other, you will need to drive long distances. The roads are safe and in good condition. Probably you will be in nature a lot, therefore the following additional services can be recommended.
Who is a young driver? In Norway, you must be at least 19 years old to drive a rental car. What is a young driver fee? Almost all agencies charge an additional fee for drivers under 25 years of age. The easiest way to find an offer for younger drivers is to search for it directly when booking. Please enter your birthday and age when searching for offers on Driveboo. The driver's license must be presented when the vehicle picked-up.
Norway accepts all driving licences from the member states of the European Union and Switzerland. It is therefore not necessary to apply for an international driving licence.