Rauma, Norway

7426 ( March 31, 2013 )

Rauma is a place, a river and a municipality in the central Norwegian Fylke (administrative district ) Møre og Romsdal.

In the commune 7426 people ( as of March 31, 2013) on an area of ​​approximately 1,500 square kilometers with a population density of 5 inhabitants per square kilometer. The administrative center is Åndalsnes.

The municipality stretches from North to South, 60.9 km and 51.9 km from east to west. Neighboring municipalities are Molde, Nesset, Norddal, Stordal and Vestnes as well as in the adjacent Fylke Oppland municipalities Lesya and Skjåk.


The Rauma Railway is one of the most beautiful railway lines in Norway. It starts on the seafront in Åndalsnes and ends at 659 meters in 114 kilometers away Dombås.

The Trollveggen is about 1800 meters, the highest cliff in Europe.