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There are 3 ways to get from Tórshavn to Hornstrandir by car ferry, bus or plane

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Car ferry, travel  •  27h 7m

  1. Take the car ferry from Tórshavn to Seyðisfjörður
  2. Travel from Seyðisfjörður to Hornstrandir

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus, travel  •  34h 54m

  1. Take the car ferry from Tórshavn to Seyðisfjörður
  2. Take the bus from Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið to Akureyri - Hof 56
  3. Take the bus from Akureyri - Hof to Borgarnes 57
  4. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag 59
  5. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Fly, bus, travel  •  13h 19m

  1. Fly from Sorvagur (FAE) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) FAE - KEF
  2. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  3. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  4. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

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Last updated: July 29 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tórshavn and Hornstrandir is 900 km.

The best way to get from Tórshavn to Hornstrandir without a car is to car ferry and travel which takes 27h 7m and costs .

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It takes approximately 27h 7m to get from Tórshavn to Hornstrandir, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sorvagur Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Atlantic Airways offers flights from Sorvagur Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport.

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The best way to get from Tórshavn to Sorvagur Airport is to bus which takes 57 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tórshavn to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 899.6 km
  • Duration: 27h 7m

What companies run services between Tórshavn, Faroe Islands and Hornstrandir, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from Tórshavn to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the car ferry to Seyðisfjörður then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Seyðisfjörður, take the taxi to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið, take the bus to Akureyri - Hof, take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir.

Airlines
Atlantic Airways
Website
atlanticairways.com
Flights from Sorvagur to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
Strætó
Bus from Akureyri - Hof to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Strætó
Bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Strætó
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Phone
+298 34 59 00
Email
booking@smyrilline.com
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Tórshavn to Seyðisfjörður
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$165 - $175
Website
Smyril Line

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