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There are 3 ways to get from Grindavík to Laugavegur by bus, taxi or car

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Line 88 bus, bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the line 88 bus from Grindavík - Aðalbraut to Miðstöð 88
  2. Take the bus from Miðstöð to Bsí 55

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Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grindavík to Laugavegur 51.6 km

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Grindavík to Laugavegur 51.6 km

Grindavík to Laugavegur by bus and walk

The journey time between Grindavík and Laugavegur is around 2h 30m and covers a distance of around 73 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Strætó, the Grindavík to Laugavegur service departs from Grindavík - Aðalbraut and arrives in Laugavegur. Typically nine services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

9 Weekly Services
2h 30m Average Duration
$13 Cheapest Price
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Grindavík → Laugavegur
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Laugavegur is 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Grindavík to Laugavegur is to drive, which costs $8 - $12 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grindavík to Laugavegur is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grindavík to Laugavegur. However, there are services departing from Grindavík - Aðalbraut and arriving at Bsí via Miðstöð. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Grindavík and Laugavegur is 42 km. The road distance is 51.6 km.

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The best way to get from Grindavík to Laugavegur without a car is to line 88 bus and bus which takes 2h 30m and costs $12 - $20.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Grindavík to Laugavegur, including transfers.

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Grindavík to Laugavegur bus services, operated by Strætó, depart from Grindavík - Aðalbraut station.

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Grindavík to Laugavegur bus services, operated by Strætó, arrive at Bsí station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grindavík to Laugavegur is 52 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Grindavík to Laugavegur.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Laugavegur. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 41.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Grindavík, Iceland and Laugavegur, Iceland?

You can take a bus from Grindavík to Laugavegur via Miðstöð and Bsí in around 2h 30m.

Bus operators
+354 540 2700
Bus from Grindavík - Aðalbraut to Miðstöð
Ave. Duration
22 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Bus from Miðstöð to Bsí
Ave. Duration
54 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Other operators
Taxi from Grindavík to Laugavegur
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taxi Keflavík airport
+354 425 6000
Taxi BSR
+354 561 0000

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