There are 9 ways to get from Sweden to Iceland by plane, car, car ferry, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) GOT - KEF

$125 - $313

Cheapest option

Fly Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) ARN - KEF

$71 - $314

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Fly Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) CPH - KEF

$84 - $257

Fly Copenhagen to Akureyri  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Akureyri (AEY) CPH - AEY

$214 - $634

Drive, car ferry, carferry  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Gothenburg
  2. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  3. Drive from Frederkishavn to Hirtshals
  4. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  5. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Reykjavík

Bus, drive, car ferry, carferry  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Gothenburg 601
  2. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Marstrand färjeläge
  3. Drive from Marstrand färjeläge to Gothenburg
  4. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  5. Drive from Frederkishavn to Hirtshals
  6. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  7. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

Train, carferry, drive  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Sindal St. Ic
  3. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  4. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$447 - $621

Bus, train, carferry, drive  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Copenhagen Airport, CPH Airport 602
  2. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Sindal St. Ic
  3. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  4. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Mýrargata

$429 - $556

Drive, car ferry, carferry, bus  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Drive from Stockholm Liljevalc Gröna Lund to Gothenburg
  2. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  3. Drive from Frederkishavn to Hirtshals
  4. Take the carferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
  5. Drive from Seyðisfjörður to Djúpivogur
  6. Take the bus from Djúpivogur to Höfn 62
  7. Take the bus from Höfn to Reykjavík 12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sweden to Iceland is to fly which costs 650 kr - 2900 kr and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sweden to Iceland is to fly which costs 1100 kr - 2900 kr and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The distance between Sweden and Iceland is 1762 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Sweden to Iceland, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Sweden to Iceland.
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  • Distance: 1101 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

What companies run services between Sweden and Iceland?

Icelandair, Scandinavian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Gothenburg to Keflavík every 4 hours.

Airlines
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Akureyri via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,100
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Riga
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Atlantic Airways
Website
atlantic.fo
Flights from Copenhagen to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Sorvagur
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Air Iceland
Website
airicelandconnect.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Akureyri via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Sindal St.
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Train from CPH Lufthavn to Sindal St.
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm to Copenhagen Airport, CPH Airport
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
Swebus
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Marstrand färjeläge
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Sterna
Phone
+354 551 11 66
Email
info@sternatravel.com
Website
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Djúpivogur to Höfn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
Bus from Höfn to Reykjavík
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
icelandbybus.is
SBA-Norðurleið
Phone
+354 550 0700
Email
sba@sba.is
Website
sba.is
Bus from Djúpivogur to Höfn
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
sba.is
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
45 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $230
Schedules at
smyrilline.com

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