There are 8 ways to get from London to Iceland by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LHR - KEF

$128 - $390

Cheapest option

Fly London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LGW - KEF

$82 - $338

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Fly London Heathrow to Akureyri  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Akureyri (AEY) LHR - AEY

$293 - $957

Train to London Luton, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LTN - KEF

$84 - $417

Fly London Stansted to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) STN - KEF

$136 - $1,128

Fly London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) LCY - KEF

$196 - $859

Train to Manchester, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) MAN - KEF

$201 - $573

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  3 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Dortmund N80 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Helsingborg 073
  3. Drive from Helsingborg to Gothenburg
  4. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  5. Drive from Frederkishavn to Hirtshals
  6. Take the car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  7. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Iceland is to fly which costs £60 - £270 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Iceland is to fly which costs £100 - £310 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between London and Iceland is 1136 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from London to Iceland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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Map of how to get from London to Iceland.
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  • Distance: 1135.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between London, England and Iceland?

Icelandair, British Airways and two other airlines fly from London to Keflavík every 4 hours.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Akureyri via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Manchester to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Manchester to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from London Luton to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,100
Flights from Manchester to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Air Iceland
Website
airicelandconnect.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Akureyri via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
47 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$220 - $235
Schedules at
smyrilline.com

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