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

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Line 51 bus, taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Mjódd to Hveragerði - Shell 51 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Hveragerði - Shell to Skálafell

$44 - $62

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Reykjavík - Campsite to Hveragerði 610

$64 - $84

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reykjavík to Skálafell 20.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Skálafell 20.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Reykjavík to Skálafell is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reykjavík to Skálafell is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Reykjavík and Skálafell is 32 km. The road distance is 32.8 km.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Skálafell without a car is to line 51 bus and taxi which takes 46 min and costs $40 - $65.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Reykjavík to Skálafell, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reykjavík to Skálafell is 33 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Reykjavík to Skálafell.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Skálafell. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Reykjavík, Iceland and Skálafell, South, Iceland?

Sterna operates a bus from Reykjavík to Skálafell once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Mjódd to Hveragerði - Shell
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
straeto.is
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík - Campsite to Hveragerði
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Other operators
Taxi from Hveragerði - Shell to Skálafell
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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