The Westfjords in detail

Flights & getting there

From Reykjavík's domestic airport, Air Iceland Connect has twice-daily flights to Ísafjörður; Eagle Air flies from Reykjavík to Bíldudalur and Gjögur.

You can take a ferry between West Iceland at Stykkishólmur and Brjánslækur in the Westfjords, from where you can connect to a summertime-only Westfjords Adventures bus (three per week) to Patreksfjörður or Ísafjörður, with stops along the way. With pre-booking there are also summer-only buses from the ferry at Brjánslækur to Látrabjarg and Rauðasandur and back again.

Strætó buses run from Hólmavík on the Strandir Coastto Borgarnes; there are connections to Reykjavík, Akureyri and Staðarskáli from there.