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Norway car rentals

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Cheap car rentals in Norway

EconomyC$ 89/day
CompactC$ 90/day
IntermediateC$ 165/day
MinivanC$ 188/day
Full-size SUVC$ 198/day
LuxuryC$ 331/day
Premium SUVC$ 335/day
Compact station wagonC$ 94/day
Intermediate SUVC$ 116/day
Standard SUVC$ 121/day
Intermediate station wagonC$ 132/day
Premium station wagonC$ 217/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

Top tips for renting a car in Norway

  • There are several advantages that come with renting a car in Norway. Although the country’s major cities are connected by a system of buses and trains, renting a car will allow you to visit the off-the-beaten-track destinations, like the 18 scenic routes running through the countryside and near the fjords. Renting a car also frees up your schedule if you decide to adjust your itinerary.
  • Norway has vastly changing scenery and driving conditions, depending on where you go and what time of the year you’re traveling. If you’re traveling in the summer and sticking mostly to the cities and lowlands, a compact or economy car will suit your needs just fine. However, if you’re traveling in the winter or plan on taking long routes through the mountains, you’ll need a four-by-four.
  • If you’re traveling with children, it’s important to know that children under 135 cm (4 ft, 6 in) tall are required to be secured in a car seat by law, even on short trips and airport pickups. If you haven’t brought a car seat with you to Norway, many larger car rental agencies like Hertz and Sixt have available seats that you can reserve with your rental vehicle.
  • If you’re planning on renting a car in Norway and driving into neighboring Denmark, Finland, and Sweden, you can do so without any need to notify your rental car agency. However, you’ll have to notify your rental car agency and obtain a "green card" (for insurance purposes) to cross the border into other countries in the EU, including Germany, France, and Belgium.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Norway for C$ 102 or less
  • Book your rental car in Norway at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Norway are around 44% more expensive than airport locations on average
  • Compact rental cars in Norway are around 33% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Norway

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Norway?

    On average a rental car in Norway costs C$ 154 per day.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Norway?

    Compact (Ford Focus Wagon or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Norway.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Norway?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Hertz (C$ 90/day), Budget (C$ 122/day) and Alamo (C$ 149/day).

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Norway?

    Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • Where should I rent a car in Norway?

    Based on car searches on KAYAK, the most popular cities to rent a car in Norway are Narvik (55% of total searches of users looking to rent a car in Norway), Bodø (34%) and Lillehammer (1%).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Norway?

    On average a rental car in Norway costs C$ 853 per week (C$ 122 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Norway?

    On average a rental car in Norway costs C$ 3,657 per month (C$ 122 per day).

  • What is driving like in Norway?

    With its developed system of well-maintained roads, driving in Norway is similar to driving in the rest of Western Europe, the UK, and the US. One rule to take note of is that dipped (low beam) headlights are required to be used at all times, even during the day. Also, be sure to check for road closures when driving in winter, as extreme weather or snowfall can cause mountain passes to close.

  • How old do you have to be to rent a car in Norway?

    Like in many other developed countries, the minimum age to rent a car in Norway is 19. However, as is also true in many other countries, drivers under the age of 25 are subject to a surcharge. You can drive in Norway with the driver’s license issued by your home country, but the license must have been valid for at least one year prior to your arrival in Norway.

  • How are gas prices in Norway?

    When renting a car in Norway, be sure to budget adequately for gas, as filling up in this country will be significantly more expensive than getting gas in the US or in other parts of Europe. A gallon of gasoline costs around 63.71 NOK (7.31 USD), while a gallon of gas in the United States costs around 2.50 USD.

  • What are the speed limits in Norway?

    The two most common speed limits in Norway are 50 km/h (31 mph) in urban areas and 80 km/h (50 mph) outside urban areas. However, there are higher and lower speed limits in certain areas: the speed limits on some motorways in the country reach as high as 110 km/h (about 70 mph). Cameras watching for speeding drivers are common in Norway, so be sure to obey the posted limits.

Car rental directory

  • hertz

    Hertz car rental locations in Norway

    137 Locations

  • avis

    Avis car rental locations in Norway

    134 Locations

  • sunnycars

    Sunnycars car rental locations in Norway

    100 Locations

  • keddy

    keddy by Europcar car rental locations in Norway

    97 Locations

  • sixtrentacar

    Sixt car rental locations in Norway

    93 Locations

  • budget

    Budget car rental locations in Norway

    80 Locations

  • europcar

    Europcar car rental locations in Norway

    65 Locations

  • shouqi

    Shouqi car rental locations in Norway

    32 Locations

  • enterprise

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car car rental locations in Norway

    28 Locations

  • alamo

    Alamo car rental locations in Norway

    12 Locations

  • dollar

    Dollar car rental locations in Norway

    11 Locations

  • national

    National car rental locations in Norway

    10 Locations

Good to know

Most popular agency


Most popular car type


Average price

C$ 122/day

Good deal

C$ 102/day

When to book a rental car in Norway

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The rates displayed include all taxes and fees for car rentals for the class listed and were found by KAYAK users in the last 48 hours. Offers are subject to change and may not be available on all car rentals listed or dates of travel. Some car rental providers charge additional fees for other services (GPS, infant car seats, etc.). Please check the car rental providers' sites.