Ferry in Heimaey

Eimskip Ferry Herjólfur

Eimskip’s ferry Herjólfur sails from Landeyjahöfn (about 12km off the Ring Road between Hvolsvöllur and Skógar) to Heimaey year-round. The journey takes about 30 minutes. You must always reserve ahead for cars; pass…
Car Rental in Hafnarfjörður

Mink Campers

For some supremely glamorous camping, rent out one of Mink's custom-built teardrop-shaped minimalist trailers, complete with queen-sized bed, heating, electricity, wi-fi, sound system and alfresco kitchen hatch. The…
Boat in Norðurfjörður


Strandferðir's boats to the Hornstrandir Nature Reserve operate on a schedule (or can be chartered) between June and mid-August. They run from Norðurfjörður to: Drangar (9000kr); Reykjarfjörður (10,000kr); Þaralátur…
Bus in Reykjavík

Thule Travel

Running Golden Circle tours (from 9850kr) and hiker buses between Reykjavík and Þórsmörk (7050kr; with stops at Hveragerði, Hella and Selfoss on certain routes).
Taxi in Hella

Mountain Taxi

Jón Pálsson offers a taxi service into the mountains and Highlands. He is based in Hella but can pick up anywhere.
Ferry in Stykkishólmur

Baldur Ferry

Car ferry between Stykkishólmur and Brjánslækur in the Westfjords (2½ hours) via Flatey (1½ hours). From June to August there are daily departures from Stykkishólmur at 9am and 3.45pm, returning from Brjánslækur at …
Airport in Keflavík & Njarðvík

Keflavík International Airport

Iceland’s primary international airport, Keflavík International Airport is 48km west of Reykjavík, on the Reykjanes Peninsula. It is being expanded every year, and has all the modern facilities: ATMs, currency excha…
Bus in Reykjavík


Operated by Reykjavík Excursions, Flybus meets all international flights. Pay 3950kr for hotel pick-up/drop-off (which shuttles you from/to the Flybus at the BSÍ bus terminal); you must schedule hotel pick-up a day …
Ferry in Seyðisfjörður

Smyril Line

Smyril Line operates a weekly car ferry, the Norröna, on a convoluted year-round schedule from Hirsthals (Denmark) through Tórshavn (Faroe Islands) to Seyðisfjörður.From mid-June to late August, the Norröna sails in…
Bus Station in Reykjavík

BSÍ Bus Terminal

Reykjavík Excursions (and its Flybus) uses the BSÍ bus terminal (pronounced bee-ess-ee), some 2km south of the city centre. The terminal is served by Reykjavík buses 1, 3, 5, 6, 14 and 15. Reykjavík Excursions offer…