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

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Bus Sterna  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Reykjavík to Blönduós 60 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Blönduós to Varmahlíð 57

$56 - $93

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Bus SBA-Norðurleið  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Reykjavik to Varmahlíð 610 / ...

$65 - $220

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Varmahlíð 181.8 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Reykjavik (RKV) to Akureyri (AEY) RKV - AEY
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri to Varmahlíð

$133 - $441

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reykjavik and arriving at Varmahlíð. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 29 min.

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The distance between Reykjavík and Varmahlíð is 196 km. The road distance is 290.9 km.

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The best way to get from Reykjavík to Varmahlíð without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Reykjavík to Varmahlíð, including transfers.

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Reykjavík to Varmahlíð bus services, operated by Sterna, depart from Reykjavík station.

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The quickest flight from Reykjavik Airport to Akureyri Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Reykjavík to Varmahlíð is 291 km. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Reykjavík to Varmahlíð.

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Air Iceland offers flights from Reykjavik Airport to Akureyri Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Varmahlíð. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 122.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

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

You can take a bus from Reykjavík to Varmahlíð via Blönduós in around 5 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air Iceland
Website
airicelandconnect.com
Flights from Reykjavik to Akureyri
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Bus operators
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík to Blönduós
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Reykjavík - BSÍ to Varmahlíð
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Akureyri to Varmahlíð
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Umferðarmiðstöðin to Blönduós
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Blönduós to Varmahlíð
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
straeto.is
Bus from Umferðarmiðstöðin to Varmahlíð
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
straeto.is
SBA-Norðurleið
Phone
+354 550 0700
Email
sba@sba.is
Website
sba.is
Bus from Reykjavik to Varmahlíð
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Schedules at
sba.is

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