Fly into Trondheim Airport, Værnes, Norway (code TDR) as
the closest international airport to start and then drive;
it is 200km from Trondheim to the northern start of the road
at Kristiansund, in the Nordmøre district of Møre og Romsdal
Alternatively you can take a local flight to the airport
at Kristiansund which is called Kvernberget (code KSU), this
is a small airport which is mainly served by Scandinavian
Airlines and Widerøe, a regional airline. It is
possible to get daily connections from Oslo.
From Oslo it is 500km to Molde, a route which would take
7 hours to drive continuously.
There are many ferry routes in the area and you can for
example go from Trondheim to Kristiansund by ferry.
There are also cruise ships which go up and down the coast
and stop at the ports which can be a good introduction to