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

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Fly, bus

  1. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Egilsstadir (EGS)
  2. Take the bus from Egilsstaðir - Flugvöllur to Norðfjörður - Miðstræti

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Bus via Bsí

  1. Take the bus from Bsí to Akureyri - Hof
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
  3. Take the bus from Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið to Norðfjörður - Miðstræti

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ártún B to Akureyri - Hof
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri - Hof to Fellabær - Olís

Drive

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður

Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður by bus

The bus journey time between Reykjavík and Neskaupstaður is around 13h 32m and covers a distance of around 753 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by Strætó, the Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður bus service departs from Bsí and arrives in Norðfjörður - Miðstræti. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

1 Weekly Buses
13h 32m Average Duration
$110 Cheapest Price
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Reykjavík → Neskaupstaður
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Neskaupstaður is 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Neskaupstaður 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.

Last updated: 25 Jun 2022
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The cost-effective way to get from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður is to bus via Bsí, which costs $110 - $170 and takes 13h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $220 and takes 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður. However, there are services departing from Bsí and arriving at Norðfjörður - Miðstræti via Akureyri - Hof and Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 32m.

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The distance between Reykjavík and Neskaupstaður is 406 km. The road distance is 703 km.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður without a car is to bus which takes 11h 37m and costs $270 - $370.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður, including transfers.

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Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður bus services, operated by Strætó, depart from Bsí station.

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

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Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður bus services, operated by Strætó, arrive at Norðfjörður - Miðstræti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður is 703 km. It takes approximately 9h 3m to drive from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður.

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  • Distance: 406.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 23m

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

You can take a bus from Reykjavík to Neskaupstaður via Akureyri - Hof and Fellabær - Olís in around 11h 37m.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Reykjavik to Egilsstadir
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Egilsstaðir - Flugvöllur to Norðfjörður - Miðstræti
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Strætó
Bus from Ártún B to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Strætó
Bus from Akureyri - Hof to Fellabær - Olís
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Strætó
Bus from Bsí to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Strætó
Bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Strætó
Bus from Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið to Norðfjörður - Miðstræti
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Strætó

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Icelandair offers flights from Reykjavik Airport to Egilsstadir Airport.

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