There are 6 ways to get from Hamburg to Iceland by plane, car, car ferry, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) HAM - KEF

$125 - $318

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Fly to Akureyri  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Akureyri (AEY) HAM - AEY

$339 - $624

Drive, carferry  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Hirtshals
  2. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  3. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Reykjavík

$394 - $502

Train, carferry, drive  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H Ic
  2. Take the train from Aarhus H to Sindal St. Icl / ...
  3. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  4. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$404 - $518

Bus, carferry, drive  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Aalborg 150
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Vittrup 71
  3. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  4. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$358 - $481

Bus, train, carferry, drive  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Aalborg 150
  2. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Sindal St. 75 / ...
  3. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  4. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$367 - $499

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hamburg and Iceland is 2011 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Hamburg to Iceland, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Iceland is 1 h behind Hamburg. It is currently 1:11 PM in Hamburg and 11:11 AM in Iceland.

Eurowings, Air Baltic, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Iceland.
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  • Distance: 1256.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Iceland?

Icelandair, Eurowings and four other airlines fly from Hamburg to Keflavík 4 times a day.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Akureyri via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Hamburg to Akureyri via Copenhagen, Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Hamburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aarhus H to Sindal St.
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Sindal St.
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
dsb.dk
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Sindal St.
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Vittrup
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
45 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$220 - $235
Schedules at
smyrilline.com

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