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There are 6 ways to get from Hof to Vatnajökull National Park by train, plane or bus

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Train to Nuremberg, fly to Akureyri, travel

  1. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Akureyri (AEY)
  3. Travel from Akureyri to Vatnajökull National Park

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Akureyri, travel

  1. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Akureyri (AEY)
  4. Travel from Akureyri to Vatnajökull National Park

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, travel

  1. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF)
  3. Take the bus from Mjódd to Selfoss - N1
  4. Take the bus from Selfoss - N1 to Vík í Mýrdal
  5. Take the bus from Vík í Mýrdal to Skaftafell
  6. Travel from Skaftafell to Vatnajökull National Park

Train, train to Munich, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, travel

  1. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Flughafen München
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF)
  4. Take the bus from Mjódd to Selfoss - N1
  5. Take the bus from Selfoss - N1 to Vík í Mýrdal
  6. Take the bus from Vík í Mýrdal to Skaftafell
  7. Travel from Skaftafell to Vatnajökull National Park

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, travel

  1. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF)
  4. Take the bus from Mjódd to Selfoss - N1
  5. Take the bus from Selfoss - N1 to Vík í Mýrdal
  6. Take the bus from Vík í Mýrdal to Skaftafell
  7. Travel from Skaftafell to Vatnajökull National Park

Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, travel

  1. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Chemnitz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Chemnitz Hbf to Elsterwerda
  3. Take the train from Elsterwerda, Bahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
  4. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF)
  5. Take the bus from Mjódd to Selfoss - N1
  6. Take the bus from Selfoss - N1 to Vík í Mýrdal
  7. Take the bus from Vík í Mýrdal to Skaftafell
  8. Travel from Skaftafell to Vatnajökull National Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vatnajökull National Park is 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vatnajökull National Park is subject to regional advice.

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

No, returning to Germany from Iceland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 25 Jun 2022
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It is approximately 2306 km to get from Hof to Vatnajökull National Park.

It takes approximately 15h 54m to get from Hof to Vatnajökull National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Akureyri Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 55m and has two stopovers.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Ryanair, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Akureyri Airport.

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Map of how to get from Hof to Vatnajökull National Park.
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  • Distance: 2305.5 km
  • Duration: 15h 54m

What companies run services between Hof, Bavaria, Germany and Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from Hof to Vatnajökull National Park. However, you can take the train to Nürnberg Hbf, take the walk to Nürnberg Hbf, take the subway to Nürnberg Flughafen, take the walk to Nuremberg airport, fly to Akureyri, then take the travel to Vatnajökull National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to Nuernberg Hbf, take the train to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, take the walk to Frankfurt airport, fly to Akureyri, then take the travel to Vatnajökull National Park.

Airlines
Hi Fly
Website
hifly.aero
Flights from Nuremberg to Akureyri via Frankfurt, Manchester
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Nuremberg to Akureyri via Amsterdam Schiphol, Manchester
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Nuremberg to Akureyri via London Stansted, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nuremberg to Akureyri via Frankfurt, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Nuremberg to Akureyri via Amsterdam Schiphol, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Akureyri via Venice, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via Munich, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via London Heathrow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via Amsterdam Schiphol, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via Munich, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Akureyri via Brussels, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Munich to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Munich to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Munich to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $3,800
Flights from Munich to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $3,000
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $6,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Munich to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Luebeck
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Ghodawat Aviation
Website
ghodawataviation.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Elsterwerda, Bahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Hof Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Hof Hbf to Chemnitz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Chemnitz Hbf to Elsterwerda
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Transdev
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Hof Hbf to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Train from Chemnitz Hbf to Elsterwerda
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Mjódd to Selfoss - N1
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Strætó
Bus from Selfoss - N1 to Vík í Mýrdal
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Strætó
Bus from Vík í Mýrdal to Skaftafell
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
Strætó

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