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        About Oslo

        Oslo is a city in Norway known for its beautiful landscapes and historical sights, located on the Oslofjord in the southern part of Norway. The city is home to many different museums and churches, as well as a large number of parks and gardens. Oslo is also close to the countryside, making it the perfect place to explore the natural beauty of Norway. Once you are there, do not forget the Viking history, warm hospitality, and top-notch museums. Oslo car hire is a great way to see all of these attractions and you will appreciate the time you can save when you have your own car Hire in Norway.  Thanks to numerous convenient pick-up locations like Oslo Central Station, you can pick up your rental car quickly and easily through Orbit Car Hire. 

        Basic info and car hire in Oslo

        • Location: Oslo is located on the Oslofjord in the southern part of Norway
        • Population: 600.000
        • Official language: Norwegian
        • Currency: Norwegian krone ( NOK ) 
        • Weather: The weather in Oslo can be unpredictable, so be prepared for all weather conditions. In the summer months, the temperature can reach up to 25 degrees Celsius, while in the winter it can drop below zero. However, there is usually some sunshine in Oslo even in the winter months.    
        • Internet coverage: Hotels, bars, restaurants, and cafes offer Wi-Fi.
        • Road conditions:  Road conditions in Oslo are generally good, but it's always a good idea to be prepared for the unexpected. Be sure to check the weather forecast before you leave and pack a winter coat if you are travelling in the winter.
        • Car hire in Oslo:  Oslo car hire is a great way to see all of these attractions. Car hire in Oslo is a great way to see the city. There are many different options for car hire, so be sure to do your research before you book. Car hire can be a great way to see all of the sights that Oslo has to offer.

         Driving in Oslo

        Oslo is a beautiful city to explore by car. The roads are well maintained and the scenery is breathtaking. However, there are a few things to keep in mind when driving in Oslo. First of all, you should be aware of the tolls. Road conditions in Oslo are generally good, but it's always a good idea to be prepared for the unexpected. Check the weather forecast before you leave and pack a winter coat if you are travelling in winter. Oslo is a very busy city. The streets can be congested and it can be difficult to find parking. It is therefore important that you plan your route in advance and allow enough time for your trip. There are many cyclists in the city. So watch out for them when you are travelling by car. Oslo is also a very pedestrian-friendly city, so watch out for people walking on the street.

        Car Hire in Oslo

        Most popular rental cars at Oslo

        The most popular rental car in Oslo is the Mini or economy car category as they are the most suitable for driving through busy streets and cities.

        Popular Driving Routes

        Popular One-Way car hire from Oslo

        Want to rent a car for a one-way trip? No worries! Orbit Car Hire offers a variety of one-way Car Hire options in many locations outside of Oslo. One-way car rental is ideal for cross-town or cross-country travel, saving time by not returning to your original location. Start your reservation with Orbit Car Hire and find great options on one-way car hire at locations across the Norway.

        • Oslo to Aalesund
        • Oslo to Bergen
        • Oslo to Stavanger
        • Oslo to Lillehammer

        Popular day trips from Oslo

        If you want to take a day trip from Oslo, there are many beautiful places to explore. One popular destination is the city of Lillehammer, which is only a two-hour drive from Oslo. Lillehammer is home to some of Norway's most famous tourist attractions, including the ski jump and the Olympic Museum. Another popular day trip destination is the Geirangerfjord, located in the heart of the Norwegian mountains. Geirangerfjord is one of the most scenic fjords.

        What to see in Oslo

        When you visit Oslo, there are a few things you should definitely see. The first is the Royal Palace. This beautiful palace is located in the heart of Oslo and is home to the Norwegian royal family. The next stop should be Vigeland Park. This park is famous for its sculptures by Gustav Vigeland. It is a great place to spend a sunny afternoon. If you are interested in history, then you should visit Akershus Fortress. This fortress was built in the 1300s and is now a museum. It is also home to the Norwegian Royal Guard. Finally, if you want to see some of Oslo's impressive architecture, be sure to visit the Opera House. This building was designed by the award-winning architect Snøhetta and is one of Oslo's landmarks. Oslo is a beautiful city with plenty to see and do. Explore everything the city has to offer and have a great holiday.

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        Where to eat, drink, and party in Oslo

        There are many great places to eat in Oslo. The city has a wide variety of restaurants, ranging from inexpensive pizzerias to upscale seafood restaurants. There are also numerous bars and pubs in Oslo, as well as nightclubs where you can dance the night away.

        Restaurants:

        If you want to eat out on the cheap, head to one of the many pizzerias or kebab stores in Oslo. If you are looking for a more upscale experience, you'll be spoiled for choice. Our favourites include the seafood restaurant Lofoten, the Indian restaurant Dasas and the Thai restaurant Mae Nam.

        Bars:

        Head to one of Oslo's many bars for a drink. The Gruenerløkka neighbourhood is a good place to start. This trendy neighbourhood has a variety of bars, pubs and clubs. Favourites include the rock bar John Dee, the cocktail bar Himkok and the nightclub Revolver.

        Clubs:

        If you are looking for a party, Oslo has a great selection of clubs to offer. If you want to have a raucous night, you should visit the club scene in Gr, because there are a few things that you should definitely see. The first is the Royal Palace. This beautiful palace is located in the heart of Oslo and is the home of the Norwegian royal famil

        FAQ

        What you need to know about renting a car

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        How to make a booking with Orbit Car Hire?

        You can easily book your vehicle with Orbit Car Hire. First, you must choose the date and location of your rental in our booking form. In the next step, you can pick out the vehicle you want from the list provided. After filling out the personal information form, there is a step where you choose the payment method, and you simply fill in your credit card information. Finally, you can print out your voucher, which is needed at pick-up time.

        What are the charges for security deposits?

        Every car rental has a security deposit policy. You will find the information about the security deposit while booking the vehicle or on your voucher. 

        What if I would like to change my booking?

        If you need to change the booking you made through Orbit Car Hire. Please contact our customer support team at customerservice@orbitcarhire.com or by phone at +44 20 8089 0089. You can cancel your booking free of charge at least forty-eight hours before your rental is due to start. For further information, please read the Terms of Use. 

        How do I cancel my booking?

        You can cancel your booking free of charge at least forty-eight hours before your rental is due to start. For further information, please read the Conditions of Use. Our customer service team will address your requests in due time:

        When do I pay for the rental car?

        You pay a small deposit when making the booking as a guarantee. The remaining balance is paid when you pick up your rental vehicle. Please keep in mind that the payment at the counter is paid in local currency. 

        What is included in the price?

        Most of the reservations made by Orbit Car Hire include unlimited mileage, local tax, mandatory fees, and collision damage waiver. In steps 1 and 2 in the booking process or on your voucher, you can see all the details about your booking inclusions.

        Are there any hidden fees?

        There are no hidden charges! All mandatory surcharges and fees are presented in the 3rd step of the booking process and our Terms and Conditions. Please note that additional charges may apply for some rentals in the case of:

        • Out-of-hours surcharge (when picking up the vehicle outside of office hours),
        • One-way fee (when returning the vehicle at a different location),
        • The service charge for fuel (prepaid fuel policy),
        • Young/senior driver fee (this condition is set by the car hire company and is usually not about the regulation of the specific country),
        • Excess and deposit amount (before hiring, you need to make sure your credit card limit is high enough for the deposit amount to be blocked, which usually equals the excess amount or higher).

        We advise our clients to read the Terms and Conditions carefully before the rental to avoid surprises. Our knowledgeable customer service agents will gladly help you with any questions via phone, email, or live chat during our opening hours.

        What is a voucher, and why do I need it?

        A voucher is a document that confirms your booking, the price for your booking, and the payment of your booking. It is mandatory to have your voucher with you at the time of pick-up. If you do not have the voucher at the pickup, the vehicle provider may refuse to release the vehicle to you or change the rental price.

        What is an airport or premium location fee?

        A Premium location/airport fee is a fee that covers the location service costs. This fee is usually included in the price but may still occur at some locations and is charged locally.

        What is Premium Coverage, and how does it work?

        Premium Coverage is an optional service by Orbit Car Hire that, if accepted, covers your financial accountability for damage or theft to the hired vehicle. This is not insured with a car hire company that reduces the excess amount, but a cover refunds you if the car hire company charges you for damage or theft. With this option, you will be reimbursed up to 3000 EUR. You can read the Terms and Conditions or contact us for more information.

        How do I find cheap car hire online?

        Prices vary frequently. It is best to book a car 3 to 8 weeks before your desired pick-up date - this will ensure you get the cheapest rental rate. Alternatively, it is also possible to find cheap last-minute car hire. 

        How many countries do you compare to?

        We at Orbit Car Hire compare car hire prices in over 140 countries, including popular destinations within Europe such as Portugal, Spain, Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, Iceland, Croatia, Malta, France, Slovenia, and Germany. 

        What currency should I use to pay for the car?

        You can pay the confirmation fee on Orbit's page in EUR, GBP, ISK and USD. When you pick up your car hire, you will pay the remaining balance in the currency in the pickup country. 

        Can I rent a car from inside the terminal?

        You can hire a car from inside the terminal. When you compare our offers, you can filter "In Terminal" to see all the offers we have that are inside the terminal. 

        What is the cheapest car to rent?

        The cheapest car to rent is the Fiat 500, Volkswagen Up and Fiat Panda. 

        Can I add a driver to my booking?

        You can always add a driver to your booking when finding your car hire deal on Orbit Car Hire. If you have already made a booking, you can contact us to add the additional driver. You can also add a driver to your booking when you pick up the vehicle. 

        What payment methods are accepted

        You can pay with a debit card and credit card when making a booking with Orbit Car Hire. We accept Mastercard and Visa. 

        Can I drop off my car at a different location?

        Yes, you can. When you look for car hire deals on our webpage, you can press "Yes" to "Different drop off location" and see all the best deals for one-way car hire. 

        How can I add a flight number to my booking?

        You can add a flight number on our webpage when you make a booking. If you already have a booking, email us at customerservice@orbitcarhire.com, and our customer service will add your flight number to the booking. 

        Do I have to pay for toll roads?

        If you drive where toll roads are required, you are responsible for paying for the toll roads on which you drive the rental vehicle. 

        What does deductible mean?

        If a rental car is damaged or even stolen while on rent, there will be a limit to how much the renter has to pay for it to be repaired or fixed. Excess (also known as deductible) is a name for the amount that has to be paid. This excess is different between countries and car rental companies in each country. Depending on the car rental company, this can include fire, vandalism, theft, or loss of use while the car is being repaired. You can read more about deductibles right here.

        What is Collision Damage Waiver

        Collision Damage Waiver, or CDW, is a basic car rental insurance offered to renters by rent a car company. CDW limits your financial liability in case of damages to the body of the hired vehicle with an excess. The driver is responsible for paying for the excess, but the car rental company waives the rest of the cost. This excess can be different between rent a car company.

        What is Theft Protection

        Theft Protection is a car rental insurance that car rental companies offer. It protects the renter up to a certain amount from the risk of stealing the rental car or somebody trying to steal it. There is an excess, also known as a deductible, that comes with each Theft Protection. This excess is the limit to what the renter would have to pay if the car is stolen or if somebody tries to steal it.

        Which brands can I compare with Orbit?

        With Orbit Car Hire, you can compare car hire with all the major car rentals like Europcar, Enterprise, Alamo, Sixt and Budget. You can also compare over 100 local companies from all over the world. 

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