How to get from London to Iceland

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 from London Heathrow  •  6 h 20 min

  1. LHR - KEF

$130 - $393

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly  •  6 h 44 min

  1. LTN - KEF

$79 - $419

5 alternative options

Fly from London Gatwick  •  6 h 34 min

  1. LGW - KEF

$84 - $341

Fly from London City  •  6 h 47 min

  1. LCY - KEF

$197 - $860

Fly from London Stansted  •  7 h 1 min

  1. STN - KEF

$139 - $1,131

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  3 days 11 h

  1. 080
  2. 073

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
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 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
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
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
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
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 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
elines.cz
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Praha UAN Florenc to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
Swebus
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$230 - $250
Schedules at
smyrilline.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Iceland is 1817 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Iceland is to fly which costs £60 - £260 and takes 6 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Iceland is to fly which takes 6 h 20 min and costs £95 - £300.

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