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There are 2 ways to get from Stykkishólmur to Hornstrandir by car ferry or bus

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Car ferry, travel  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the car ferry from Stykkishólmur to Brjánslækur
  2. Travel from Brjánslækur to Hornstrandir

1 alternative option

Bus, travel  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Stykkishólmur - Olís to Borgarnes 58
  2. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  3. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Stykkishólmur → Hornstrandir
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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.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stykkishólmur and Hornstrandir is 146 km.

The best way to get from Stykkishólmur to Hornstrandir without a car is to car ferry and travel which takes 5h 14m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Stykkishólmur to Hornstrandir, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Stykkishólmur to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 145.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

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

There is no direct connection from Stykkishólmur to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the car ferry to Brjánslækur then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir.

Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Stykkishólmur - Olís to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Strætó
Ferry operators
SeaTours
Phone
+354 433 2254
Email
seatours@seatours.is
Website
seatours.is
Car ferry from Stykkishólmur to Brjánslækur
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Website
SeaTours

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