The average price of fuel in Alta is $12.51 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of uel costs between $150 and $200, depending on the car size.
Compact (Class Compact Wagon or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Alta.
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A Compact car hire in Alta costs $127 per day, on average.
An Intermediate car hire in Alta costs $92 per day, on average.
A Standard car hire in Alta costs $190 per day, on average.
Alta is a very new area and has quite a modern infrastructure, making roads quite accommodating for larger cars. This is convenient in winter months when you may want to hire a high-performance vehicle to help with snowy roads. SUVs are great when enjoying Norwegian road trips and can power through almost any weather. If you are planning on staying local and only visiting in the summer, then a compact economy vehicle will be a fuel-saving convenience that handles the roads perfectly.
When driving in Alta, always observe the speed limit. It will be marked in kilometres and restricted to 30 km/h (19 mph) in residential areas, about 50 km/h (31 mph) in the city, 90 km/h (56 mph) on two-lane roads and 110 km/h (62 mph) on the motorways. Be mindful that the city has many speed cameras to look out for.
Parking in Alta should not present any major issues, as there are many car parks that are open, free and accessible to all. The city allows free parking on many of the streets, and for the most part, you will find places like Løkkeveien Parkering and Leiebil Parkering offering free spots. When you come across paid car parks, you will find the prices start at about kr 30-60 (£2.25-4.45) per hour, rising incrementally with time.
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