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There are 5 ways to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 41 min

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

$229 - $559

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Bus Sterna  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Höfn 12
  2. Take the bus from Höfn to Reyðarfjörður 62

$148 - $219

3 alternative options

Bus via Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið  •  11 h 35 min

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

$255 - $333

Bus  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ártún to Akureyri - Hof 57
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri to Reyðarfjörður 62

$172 - $244

Drive  •  9 h

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður 435 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður is to fly which costs $220 - $600 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Reykjavík and Eskifjörður is 390 km. The road distance is 696 km.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 35 min and costs $250 - $340.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður is to fly which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $220 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $340 and takes 11 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Reykjavik Airport to Egilsstadir Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reykjavík to Eskifjörður is 696 km. It takes approximately 9 h to drive from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður.

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Air Iceland offers flights from Reykjavik Airport to Egilsstadir Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Eskifjörður. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður.
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  • Distance: 243.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Reykjavík, Iceland and Eskifjörður, East, Iceland?

Air Iceland flies from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður via Akureyri - Hof and Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið in around 11 h 35 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
$70 - $100
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
straeto.is
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Akureyri to Reyðarfjörður
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík to Höfn
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Höfn to Reyðarfjörður
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is

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