There are 5 ways to get from Copenhagen 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 33 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) CPH - KEF

$77 - $244

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Fly to Reykjavik  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Reykjavik (RKV) CPH - RKV

$265 - $868

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hirtshals
  2. Take the car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  3. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Reykjavík

$399 - $510

Train, car ferry, drive  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from København H to Hjørring St. Ic
  2. Take the car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  3. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$398 - $508

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Aalborg 621
  2. Take the bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Hjørring St. 71
  3. Take the car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  4. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$364 - $463

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Iceland is to fly which costs 490 kr - 1600 kr and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Iceland is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 490 kr - 1600 kr.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Iceland is 1951 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Copenhagen to Iceland, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Iceland?

Icelandair, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Keflavík every 3 hours.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Atlantic Airways
Website
atlantic.fo
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sorvagur
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik via Sorvagur
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Air Iceland
Website
airicelandconnect.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik via Narsarsuaq
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik via Kangerlussuaq
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Aalborg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Aalborg Busterminal to Hjørring St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$230 - $250
Schedules at
smyrilline.com

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