There are 2 ways to get from Reykjavík to Reykholt by bus or car

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Bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes 57
  2. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Reykholt 81

$27 - $39

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Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Reykholt 65.7 miles

$16 - $25

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No, there is no direct bus from Reykjavík to Reykholt. However, there are services departing from Kringlan and arriving at Reykholt via Ártún and Borgarnes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Reykjavík and Reykholt is 66 km. The road distance is 105.1 km.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Reykholt without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Reykjavík to Reykholt, including transfers.

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Reykjavík to Reykholt bus services, operated by Strætó, depart from Ártún station.

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Reykjavík to Reykholt bus services, operated by Strætó, arrive at Reykholt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reykjavík to Reykholt is 105 km. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Reykjavík to Reykholt.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Reykholt. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reykjavík to Reykholt.
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  • Distance: 41 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Reykjavík, Iceland and Reykholt, West, Iceland?

You can take a bus from Reykjavík to Reykholt via Ártún and Borgarnes in around 4 h 1 min.

Bus operators
+354 540 2700
Bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
Bus from Borgarnes to Reykholt
Ave. Duration
38 min
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at

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