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Bardufoss Airport is one of the largest of all of Norway's regional airports, catering to around 175,000 passengers each year. The Oslo route operated by Norwegian Air Shuttle is the most popular service offered here, departing three times a day. The nearest village and the closest accommodation are at Andselv, which is situated next to the airport. However, the wider region is a beautiful place to explore with car hire in Bardufoss Airport.
Car rental is provided by five well-known suppliers, including Hertz, Sixt and Budget. Rental cars can be collected from one of the 18 dedicated parking spaces in the short-term car park. These spaces are among 235 total spaces in the airport's two car parks. Snacks, sandwiches and drinks are available from SAS Select Partner, which is located on the first floor.
Roads in the areas surrounding Bardufoss are in good condition and tend to be quiet most of the time. However, even experienced drivers should take extra care on the windy and narrow local roads. This is especially pertinent on the west coast of Senja. As always, it makes sense to compare car hire online, as there is plenty of competition between the five airport suppliers.
Bardufoss is located at the heart of the mid-Troms region, where Dividalen National Park and Senja Island allow visitors to take in some wonderful forests, valleys and mountains. Senja Island is the second biggest island in Norway and home to a dramatic and rugged coastline. It is easily accessible from the mainland by car ferry, with a car essential for accessing the west coast of the island.
Despite Bardufoss' location near the coastline, winters here still tend to be on the harsh side. Temperatures dip below freezing in November and don't return to above 0°C until April. Summer days in Bardufoss are most pleasant and tend to be warmer than those in other Troms cities, such as Tromso. July highs average at a pleasant 17°C.