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There are 4 ways to get from Ísafjörður to Akureyri by plane, car or bus

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Fly  •  2h 18m

  1. Fly from Isafjordur (IFJ) to Akureyri (AEY) IFJ - AEY

$217 - $508

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Drive, bus  •  10h 19m

  1. Drive from Ísafjörður to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  2. Take the bus from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Bifröst 59
  3. Take the bus from Bifröst to Akureyri - Hof 57 / ...

$103 - $162

2 alternative options

Drive, bus via Varmahlíð  •  11h 19m

  1. Drive from Ísafjörður to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  2. Take the bus from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Bifröst 59
  3. Take the bus from Bifröst to Varmahlíð 57
  4. Take the bus from Varmahlíð to Akureyri - Hof 57 / ...

$110 - $202

Drive  •  7h 58m

  1. Drive from Ísafjörður to Akureyri 355.6 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ísafjörður to Akureyri is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 7h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Ísafjörður to Akureyri is to fly which costs $210 - $550 and takes 2h 18m.

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The distance between Ísafjörður and Akureyri is 233 km. The road distance is 569 km.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Ísafjörður to Akureyri, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Isafjordur Airport to Akureyri Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ísafjörður to Akureyri is 569 km. It takes approximately 7h 58m to drive from Ísafjörður to Akureyri.

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Air Iceland offers flights from Isafjordur Airport to Akureyri Airport.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Akureyri. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ísafjörður to Akureyri.
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  • Distance: 145.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 18m

What companies run services between Ísafjörður, Westfjords, Iceland and Akureyri, Iceland?

Air Iceland flies from Ísafjörður to Akureyri once daily.

Airlines
Air Iceland
Website
airicelandconnect.com
Flights from Isafjordur to Akureyri via Reykjavik
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Bifröst
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Bifröst to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Bifröst to Varmahlíð
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Varmahlíð to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
straeto.is
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Bifröst to Akureyri
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
SBA-Norðurleið
Phone
+354 550 0700
Email
sba@sba.is
Website
sba.is
Bus from Varmahlíð to Akureyri
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
sba.is

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