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There are 2 ways to get from Borgarnes to Hornstrandir by bus or plane

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Bus, travel  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  2. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

1 alternative option

Bus, fly, travel  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Ártún
  2. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Isafjordur (IFJ) RKV - IFJ
  3. Travel from Isafjordur to Hornstrandir

Borgarnes → Hornstrandir
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hornstrandir is 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hornstrandir is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hornstrandir is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The distance between Borgarnes and Hornstrandir is 207 km.

The best way to get from Borgarnes to Hornstrandir without a car is to bus and travel which takes 3h 53m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Borgarnes to Hornstrandir, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reykjavik Airport to Isafjordur Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Icelandair offers flights from Reykjavik Airport to Isafjordur Airport.

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Map of how to get from Borgarnes to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 206.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 53m

What companies run services between Borgarnes, Iceland and Hornstrandir, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from Borgarnes to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Ártún, take the line 5 bus to Nauthólsvegur, take the walk to Reykjavik airport, fly to Isafjordur, then take the travel to Hornstrandir.

Flights from Reykjavik to Isafjordur
Ave. Duration
40 min
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Bus operators
+354 540 2700
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Bus from Borgarnes to Ártún
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20

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