Mývatn Region in detail

Flights & getting there

All buses pick up and drop off passengers at the visitor centre in Reykjahlíð; buses also stop in Skútustaðir, by the Sel-Hótel.

Strætó services (reduced in winter):

  • Bus 56 to Akureryi (2760kr, 1½ hours, one daily).
  • Bus 56 to Egilsstaðir (5980kr, two hours, one daily).

Reykjavík Excursions services:

  • Bus 14/14a to Landmannalaugar along the highland Sprengisandur route (16,100kr, 10 hours, one weekly July to August).