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There are 6 ways to get from London to Hornstrandir by plane, bus or train

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 from London Heathrow, bus, travel  •  14h 12m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LHR - KEF
  2. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  3. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  4. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

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Train to London Luton, fly, bus, travel  •  14h 53m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LTN - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  4. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  5. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Fly from London City, bus, travel  •  17h 33m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LCY - KEF
  2. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  3. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  4. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Fly from London Stansted, bus, travel  •  14h 52m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) STN - KEF
  2. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  3. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  4. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Train to London Gatwick, fly, bus, travel  •  14h 32m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LGW - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  4. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  5. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Train to Birmingham, fly, bus, travel  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) BHX - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  4. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  5. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

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International entry into Iceland from United Kingdom

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Iceland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Iceland with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Iceland from United Kingdom

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival, followed by a 5-day quarantine and a second COVID-19 test
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • COVID-19 test upon arrival, followed by a 5-day quarantine and a second COVID-19 test
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Greenland
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Iceland

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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No, entry into Iceland from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Iceland.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The distance between London and Hornstrandir is 2069 km.

It takes approximately 14h 12m to get from London to Hornstrandir, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

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Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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Map of how to get from London to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 2069.3 km
  • Duration: 14h 12m

What companies run services between London, England and Hornstrandir, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from London to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the train to London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, take the walk to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport, take the shuttle 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 train to Luton, take the walk to Luton Station Interchange, take the bus to Airport Bus Station, take the walk to London Luton airport, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, take the walk to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport, take the shuttle 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.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Luxembourg, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from London Stansted to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Prague
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Ghodawat Aviation
Website
ghodawataviation.com
Flights from London Stansted to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
$19 - $24
East Midlands Railways
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $65
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Strætó

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