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There are 4 ways to get from Reykjavík to Hornstrandir by plane or bus

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 to Isafjordur, travel  •  1h 35m

  1. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Isafjordur (IFJ) RKV - IFJ
  2. Travel from Isafjordur to Hornstrandir

3 alternative options

Fly to Bildudalur, travel  •  2h 34m

  1. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Bildudalur (BIU) RKV - BIU
  2. Travel from Bildudalur to Hornstrandir

Bus, travel  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes 57
  2. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  3. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Bus, travel via Kringlan  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes 57
  2. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  3. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Reykjavík → Hornstrandir
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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 Hornstrandir is 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hornstrandir is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hornstrandir is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The distance between Reykjavík and Hornstrandir is 252 km.

The best way to get from Reykjavík to Hornstrandir without a car is to bus and travel which takes 6h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Reykjavík to Hornstrandir, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reykjavik Airport to Isafjordur Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Icelandair offers flights from Reykjavik Airport to Isafjordur Airport.

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Map of how to get from Reykjavík to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 251.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

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

There is no direct connection from Reykjavík to Hornstrandir. However, you can fly to Isafjordur then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can fly to Bildudalur then take the travel to Hornstrandir.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Reykjavik to Isafjordur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Norlandair
Website
norlandair.is
Flights from Reykjavik to Bildudalur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7 - $310
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Strætó

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