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Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h

  1. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Egilsstadir (EGS) RKV - EGS

$85 - $380

3 alternative options

Bus Strætó  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ártún to Akureyri - Hof 57
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið 56

$128 - $184

Bus Sterna  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Akureyri 60 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri to Egilsstaðir 62

$132 - $427

Drive  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Egilsstaðir 404.6 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The distance between Reykjavík and Egilsstaðir is 377 km. The road distance is 647 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reykjavík to Egilsstaðir is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 8 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Reykjavík to Egilsstaðir is to fly which takes 1 h and costs $85 - $380.

No, there is no direct bus from Reykjavík to Egilsstaðir. However, there are services departing from Ártún and arriving at Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið via Akureyri - Hof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 1 h to fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Egilsstadir (EGS), including transfers and time at the airport.

What companies run services between Reykjavík, Iceland and Egilsstaðir, Iceland?

Air Iceland flies from Reykjavík to Egilsstaðir 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reykjavík to Egilsstaðir via Akureyri - Hof in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air Iceland
Website
airicelandconnect.com
Flights from Reykjavik to Egilsstadir
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Ártún to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Umferðarmiðstöðin to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
straeto.is
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík to Akureyri
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Akureyri to Egilsstaðir
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
SBA-Norðurleið
Phone
+354 550 0700
Email
sba@sba.is
Website
sba.is
Bus from Reykjavik to Akureyri
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Schedules at
sba.is
Bus from Akureyri to Egilsstaðir
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
sba.is

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