There are 4 ways to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður by plane, taxi, bus or car

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, taxi  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Egilsstadir (EGS) RKV - EGS
  2. Take a taxi from Egilsstadir to Eskifjörður

$259 - $589

Cheapest option

Bus Sterna  •  14 h 9 min

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

$179 - $365

2 alternative options

Bus Strætó  •  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

$291 - $389

Drive  •  9 h

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður 435 miles

$110 - $170

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

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
$80 - $120
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
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík to Höfn
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Höfn to Reyðarfjörður
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
SBA-Norðurleið
Phone
+354 550 0700
Email
sba@sba.is
Website
sba.is
Bus from Höfn to Reyðarfjörður
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Schedules at
sba.is
Other operators
Taxi from Egilsstadir to Eskifjörður
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Taxi Egilsstaðir
Phone
+354 892 9247

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður?

The quickest way to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður is to fly and taxi which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $250 - $600.

How long does it take to get from Reykjavík to Eskifjörður?

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