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There are 3 ways to get from Toronto to Hornstrandir by plane, bus or shuttle

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Fly from Toronto, bus, travel  •  16h 52m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) YYZ - 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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Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City, bus, travel  •  18h 49m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) YTZ - 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

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly, bus, travel  •  22h 36m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) BUF - KEF
  3. Take the bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
  4. Take the bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
  5. Travel from Hólmavík - Kaupfélag to Hornstrandir

Canada → Iceland
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International entry into Iceland from Canada

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Iceland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Iceland with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Iceland from Canada

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival, followed by a 5-day quarantine and a second COVID-19 test
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
This applies to arrivals from Canada
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • COVID-19 test upon arrival, followed by a 5-day quarantine and a second COVID-19 test
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Greenland
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Iceland

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Considerations leaving from Canada

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Iceland from Canada is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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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.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1700 (national) or 00354 544 4113.

Yes, entry into Canada from Iceland is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Directorate of Health and The Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Toronto and Hornstrandir is 4196 km.

It takes approximately 16h 52m to get from Toronto to Hornstrandir, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 35m.

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Icelandair, Air Canada, British Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $5 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Hornstrandir.
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  • Distance: 4196.1 km
  • Duration: 16h 52m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Hornstrandir, Iceland?

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Hornstrandir. However, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, take the walk to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport, take the shuttle to Reykjavík, take the walk to Bsí, take the line 6 bus to Ártún, take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Billy Bishop Airport Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Billy Bishop Toronto City airport, fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, take the walk to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport, take the shuttle to Reykjavík, take the walk to Bsí, take the line 6 bus to Ártún, take the bus to Borgarnes, take the bus to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag, then take the travel to Hornstrandir.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Toronto to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $490
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Montreal, Newark
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via Detroit, Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toronto to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Ártún to Borgarnes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Strætó
Bus from Borgarnes to Hólmavík - Kaupfélag
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Strætó
Niagara Airbus

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