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There are 5 ways to get from Keflavík to Hornstrandir by bus, car or plane

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Bus, travel  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Hringbraut / Melteigur to Umferðarmiðstöðin 55
  2. Take the bus from Umferðarmiðstöðin to Borgarnes 57
  3. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  4. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

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Bus, travel via Reykjavík  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Mjódd to Borgarnes 57
  2. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  3. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Drive, bus, travel  •  5h 27m

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

Bus, fly to Isafjordur, travel  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Hringbraut / Melteigur to LSH / Hringbraut
  2. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Isafjordur (IFJ) RKV - IFJ
  3. Travel from Isafjordur to Hornstrandir

Bus, fly to Bildudalur, travel  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Hringbraut / Melteigur to LSH / Hringbraut
  2. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Bildudalur (BIU) RKV - BIU
  3. Travel from Bildudalur to Hornstrandir

Keflavík → Hornstrandir
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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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 Keflavík and Hornstrandir is 264 km.

The best way to get from Keflavík to Hornstrandir without a car is to bus and travel which takes 8h 45m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 45m to get from Keflavík 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 Keflavík to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 264.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 45m

What companies run services between Keflavík, Southern Peninsula, Iceland and Hornstrandir, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from Keflavík to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the bus to Umferðarmiðstöðin, take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Fjörður, take the line 21 bus to Mjódd, take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Reykjavik to Isafjordur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Norlandair
Website
norlandair.is
Flights from Reykjavik to Bildudalur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7 - $310
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Hringbraut / Melteigur to Umferðarmiðstöðin
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Strætó
Bus from Umferðarmiðstöðin to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Strætó
Bus from Mjódd to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Strætó
Bus from Hringbraut / Melteigur to LSH / Hringbraut
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Strætó

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