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There are 4 ways to get from Landmannalaugar to Hornstrandir by bus or plane

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Bus, travel via Reykjavík  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Landmannalaugar to Reykjavík
  2. Take the bus from Ártún 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  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Landmannalaugar to Reykjavík
  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

Bus, fly to Isafjordur, travel  •  6h 37m

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

Bus, fly to Bildudalur, travel  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Landmannalaugar to Reykjavík
  2. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Bildudalur (BIU) RKV - BIU
  3. Travel from Bildudalur to Hornstrandir

Landmannalaugar → 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.

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It is approximately 311 km to get from Landmannalaugar to Hornstrandir.

The best way to get from Landmannalaugar to Hornstrandir without a car is to bus and travel via Reykjavík which takes 11h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 11h 11m to get from Landmannalaugar 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 Landmannalaugar to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 310.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 11m

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

There is no direct connection from Landmannalaugar to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the walk to Landmannalaugar, take the bus to Reykjavík, take the walk to Bsí, take the line 6 bus to Ártún, take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Landmannalaugar, take the bus to Umferðarmiðstöðin, 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
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Landmannalaugar to Reykjavík
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Strætó
Bus from Umferðarmiðstöðin to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Strætó

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