Do you like to travel and discover new landscapes? You'll love Norway by van. This Nordic country offers plenty of beautiful places to discover. A van is the ideal vehicle for your road trip. Rent your van from an AVIS explore agency in France to make your way to Norway.  

Why leave France for a van road trip in Norway?

By renting your van in France from one of our many AVIS explore agencies, you'll save a lot of money. The cost of living in Norway is considerably higher than in France, by around 35%. Travelling from France means you don't have to buy expensive plane tickets.

With a van, you can take a lot of stuff with you. With a van, you're not limited to a certain size or weight of luggage; you can take everything you need to travel comfortably. To get to Norway, you'll cross several countries and enjoy a beautiful drive. An unforgettable journey. 

Several possible routes to Norway from France 

To reach Norway in your rental van, you have a choice of different routes. Don't hesitate to take 2 different routes between the outward and return journey. In any case, you'll have to cross Belgium, Germany and then Denmark. You then have 2 options:

  • Take a ferry from Denmark to southern Norway;
  • Pass through Sweden to Oslo. 

The journey to Norway will be spectacular. You'll enjoy a sublime journey. Given the long distances involved, you should allow 3-4 days to reach Norway in a rental van. You can then easily spend 2, 3 or 4 weeks visiting the country. Drive along the famous "Nasjonal turistveg", the national tourist routes that allow you to discover Norway's heritage. Don't miss the capital, Oslo, the impressive Preikestolen cliffs, the Lofoten Islands, small troglodyte villages and a cruise in the fjord

When to take a road trip in Norway by van?

Depending on the time of year, it can be day or night for most of the day in Norway. To make the most of it, it's best to leave during the summer months, between April and October. You'll also avoid the snow. If you really want to see the northern lights, you'll need to go between November and March.

Where to park and spend the night in a van in Norway?

Even if you can sleep in your rental van, you'll still need to park it overnight. To find suitable places that accept vans, you can use handy mobile applications. Trust Park4Night, which operates throughout Europe, or Camping-car Park. You'll be able to rest in good conditions and make the most of your trip. 

Discover Norway in an AVIS Explore rental van. You'll be amazed both on the road and on site.

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