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There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne to Laki by plane, bus, car 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 Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, drive  •  41h 15m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) MEL - KEF
  2. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
  3. Drive from Landmannalaugar to Laki

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Fly Melbourne to Akureyri, drive  •  41h 7m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Akureyri (AEY) MEL - AEY
  2. Drive from Akureyri to Laki

Bus to Avalon, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, drive  •  45h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Southern Cross to Avalon Airport (AVV)
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) AVV - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
  4. Drive from Landmannalaugar to Laki

Fly Melbourne to Reykjavik, bus, drive  •  47h 16m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Reykjavik (RKV) MEL - RKV
  2. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
  3. Drive from Landmannalaugar to Laki

Fly Melbourne to Egilsstadir, drive  •  38h 7m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Egilsstadir (EGS) MEL - EGS
  2. Drive from Egilsstadir to Laki

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, drive  •  2 days 3h

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) MEB - KEF
  2. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
  3. Drive from Landmannalaugar to Laki

Train to Albury, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, drive  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury
  2. Fly from Albury (ABX) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) ABX - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
  4. Drive from Landmannalaugar to Laki

Train to Bendigo, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, bus, drive  •  46h 30m

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo
  2. Fly from Bendigo (BXG) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) BXG - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
  4. Drive from Landmannalaugar to Laki
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International entry into Iceland from Australia

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Conditions of entry into Iceland from Australia

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Yes, entry into Iceland is currently allowed from Australia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Laki is 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Laki is subject to regional advice.

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, returning to Australia from Iceland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 6 Nov 2022
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Melbourne to Laki is to fly and bus and drive, which costs $700 - $2,800 and takes 41h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Laki is to fly and drive which costs $1,200 - $3,400 and takes 38h 7m.

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The distance between Melbourne and Laki is 16890 km.

It takes approximately 41h 15m to get from Melbourne to Laki, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport. The quickest flight takes 27h 30m and has two stopovers.

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Laki is 11h behind Melbourne. It is currently 2:08 PM in Melbourne and 3:08 AM in Laki.

Scandinavian Airlines, Jetstar, Edelweiss Air and 12 other airlines offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Laki.
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  • Distance: 16889.8 km
  • Duration: 41h 15m

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Laki, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Laki. However, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, take the walk to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport, take the shuttle to Reykjavík, take the walk to Reykjavík, take the bus to Landmannalaugar, then take the drive to Laki. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Akureyri, then take the drive to Laki.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dubai, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
28h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,900
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via San Francisco, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
28h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,800
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,300
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
35h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,900
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,800
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
36h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,900
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, San Francisco, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,300
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Doha, Brussels
Ave. Duration
35h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Doha, Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
35h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik via Singapore Changi, Copenhagen, Akureyri
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik via Doha, Copenhagen, Akureyri
Ave. Duration
36h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik via Suvarnabhumi, Copenhagen, Akureyri
Ave. Duration
40h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt, Akureyri
Ave. Duration
44h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt, Egilsstadir
Ave. Duration
45h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Wollongong, Brisbane, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Albury to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Albury to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
32h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Albury to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Brisbane, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
34h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,300
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
37h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
37h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
39h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Singapore Changi, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Doha, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Doha, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,800
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via King Island, Melbourne, Doha, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
42h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via King Island, Melbourne, Doha, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
42h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Albury to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
32h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Oslo
Ave. Duration
37h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Dubai, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
34h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,300
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Doha, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
37h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Melbourne to Egilsstadir via Dubai, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Egilsstadir via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Melbourne to Egilsstadir via Suvarnabhumi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,600
Flights from Melbourne to Egilsstadir via Doha, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
37h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
32h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,200
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via King Island, Melbourne, Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
37h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Albury to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Melbourne, Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Manchester
Ave. Duration
38h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $3,900
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via King Island, Melbourne, Doha, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
36h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via King Island, Melbourne, Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
37h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via King Island, Melbourne, Abu Dhabi, Manchester
Ave. Duration
37h
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Singapore Changi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,200
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Suvarnabhumi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
39h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,400
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Suvarnabhumi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Los Angeles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,800
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Los Angeles, Montreal
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,800
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Los Angeles, Montreal
Ave. Duration
38h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Hi Fly
Website
hifly.aero
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Singapore Changi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Doha, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,700
Flights from Melbourne to Akureyri via Suvarnabhumi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
40h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Los Angeles, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
37h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,900
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
39h 10m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,900
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
41h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
39h 10m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,900
Flights from Bendigo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Dubai, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
41h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Singapore Changi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Melbourne to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
32h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Avalon to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sydney, Los Angeles, Montreal
Ave. Duration
38h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Train operators
V/Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$25 - $35
Train from Southern Cross to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$14 - $19
NSW TrainLink XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Southern Cross to Albury Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Website
XPT
Economy
$23 - $30
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Bus operators
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík to Landmannalaugar
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
SkyBus
Phone
+61 (0)3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Southern Cross to Avalon Airport (AVV)
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Skybus
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