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Hammerfest, one of the capitals of the Lapland region, claims to be the northernmost town in the world. The town is served by Hammerfest Airport. This is one the biggest airports in Finnmark, catering to nearly 150,000 passengers each year. Most flights to Hammerfest are Widerøe services departing from Tromso, while helicopter flights to offshore oil and gas installations are also offered. Despite the facilities remote location, car hire in Hammerfest Airport is available.
Car rental at Hammerfest Airport is provided by Hertz, Avis and Europcar. This service is complemented by plentiful parking, which is payable at a nearby vending machine. Hammerfest town centre is only six or seven minutes' drive away. There is an on-site café which is open on weekdays only, as well as wireless internet connection.
Winter driving around Hammerfest can be a challenge and should only be undertaken by experienced drivers. Summer brings its own unique road hazard in the form of roaming reindeer, yet experienced drivers will find driving in this season a breeze. Travellers can compare car hire rates before leaving for Hammerfest since prices when booking ahead beat those offered to walk-up customers.
Hammerfest has few historical attractions in its vicinity since the town was destroyed at the end of WWII. However, the Museum of Reconstruction tells the Hammerfest story from the post-war period onwards. In July, visitors can head to the beach where the Arctic Open beach volleyball competition takes place annually.
Despite its location in the extreme north, Hammerfest experiences a summer of sorts. In July, average temperatures climb to 11ºC. Winter is predictably fierce however, with heavy snowfall and high winds commonplace. As such, the dry season, from May to July, is probably the most comfortable time to visit Hammerfest.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).