Average Distance From Keflavik Airport to Reykjavik

How far away is Reykjavik from Keflavik?
Distance in Km / Mi to Reykjavik.

The distance between Keflavik Airport and Reykjavik city is approximately 51 Km/32 Mi if travelling by Car, Shuttle or Bus. There are no trains avaialble on this route. The trip will take around 51 minutes by bus and 45 minutes by car/private transfer. Shared/Bus shuttle transfer also has the option to drop you off or pick you up at your doorstep, making it very convenient.

Average Duration of the trip to Reykjavik

How long will you be travelling to Reykjavik?
Trip Duration to Reykjavik, Iceland

A Shuttle or Bus Transfer from Keflavik Airport to Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland will take you around 51 min and around 45 min by Private Transfer. We recommend Shuttle or Bus Transfer as there are no stop-overs and it is cheaper than a Private Transfer, however if you prefer the comfort and completely customized service, a private transfer is also available.

Average Shuttle, Bus and Train Frequency

How well is Reykjavik Connected?
Daily trips to Reykjavik, Iceland

Flybus Iceland and Airport Direct combined will take you to Reykjavik and back approximately 40 times a day/per 24h, with the earliest trip at 1am and the latest at 23.59 - meaning you have airport transfers available throughout the entire day and night. Private Transfers are of course completely customized, and will pick you up at your exact desired time and place.

Flights to Reykjavik, Keflavik Airport

How to fly to Keflavik Airport?
Iceland Airports and Airlines.

The International Airport serving Iceland is Keflavik Airport, 45 minutes drive from Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. There are around 24 airlines connecting in Keflavik such as Wizz Air, easyJet, British Airways, Lufthansa and Icelandair among others. There are on average 50 international flights per day. Other nearby Airport is Reykjavik Airport primarily for national flights.

Average Shuttle, Bus and Flight Price

What is the travel Cost?
Travel to Reykjavik and Keflavik Price.

The flight cost will be the bulk of the travel price - if available from your airport we recommend low-cost airlines such as WizzAir or easyJet for as low as €50 / $55 to keflavik Airport from the UK and other nearby countries. Shuttle/Bus transfer with Flybus Iceland and Airport Direct will cost you around €25 / $30, Private Transfer can cost approx. $100 to $180 / €90 to €200.

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Bus and Shuttle Providers:
Book Flybus Iceland and Airport Direct to Reykjavik, Iceland

For as little as $27 (€25) you can travel directly from Keflavik Airport to Reykjavik, Iceland by Shuttle or Bus Transfer with Flybus Iceland and Airport Direct. Shuttle Planet will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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Looking for convenient Keflavik Airport transfer services in Iceland? Look no further than FlyBus Iceland! With a fleet of modern buses, we specialize in reliable and comfortable airport transfers to popular destinations like Reykjavik, the Blue Lagoon, and the Golden Circle. Our experienced drivers ensure a safe and seamless journey, while our flexible schedules cater to your travel needs. Choose FlyBus Iceland for hassle-free Keflavik Airport transfers and explore Iceland's stunning landscapes with ease. Book your transfer now!

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Looking for budget-friendly Keflavik Airport transfers in Iceland? Look no further than Airport Direct Iceland! We offer cost-effective airport transportation services, ensuring you reach your destination without breaking the bank. With our competitive prices and reliable service, you can enjoy a comfortable and affordable journey from Keflavik Airport to popular locations like Reykjavik, the Blue Lagoon, and the Golden Circle. Start your Icelandic adventure with Airport Direct Iceland's low-price airport transfers. Book now for unbeatable value!

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Walking Around in Reykjavik

Discover the charm of Reykjavik by taking a leisurely walk around this vibrant city. Walking around Reykjavik allows you to immerse yourself in its unique culture and breathtaking beauty. With its compact size, Reykjavik is a perfect city for exploring on foot.

Begin your journey at the iconic Hallgrímskirkja, a towering church that offers panoramic views of the city. From there, stroll down Laugavegur, the city's main shopping street, lined with trendy boutiques, cafes, and galleries.
Don't miss the picturesque harbor area, where you can admire the colorful boats and enjoy fresh seafood at the local restaurants. As you walk along the waterfront, you'll also come across the Harpa Concert Hall, a stunning architectural masterpiece.

Walking through the city will lead you to numerous art installations and murals. Keep an eye out for the Sun Voyager sculpture, symbolizing adventure and discovery.
Nature enthusiasts can enjoy a peaceful walk in the Reykjavik City Pond area, surrounded by lush greenery and charming birdlife. It's a serene oasis in the heart of the city.
End your walk at Tjörnin, a beautiful lake that freezes in winter, offering picturesque views and opportunities for ice-skating. Nearby, you'll find the City Hall, where you can learn more about Reykjavik's history and culture.

Walking around Reykjavik allows you to fully appreciate its architectural gems, vibrant street art, and friendly atmosphere. So put on your comfortable shoes, grab a map, and get ready to explore Reykjavik at your own pace. It's a delightful way to experience the city's charm and create lasting memories of your visit.

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Coffee Places & Pubs in Reykjavik

Reykjavik is a haven for coffee lovers and pub enthusiasts alike, with a plethora of cozy cafes and lively pubs waiting to be discovered. Whether you're in search of a perfect cup of coffee or a place to unwind with a pint, Reykjavik has something to satisfy every taste.

Start your day by indulging in the city's vibrant coffee culture. With numerous specialty coffee shops scattered throughout Reykjavik, you're sure to find your caffeine fix. From artisanal roasters to trendy cafes, each offering its unique ambiance, you can explore a variety of flavors and brewing methods that cater to even the most discerning coffee connoisseur.

When the sun sets, Reykjavik comes alive with its bustling pub scene. The city offers a diverse range of pubs, from traditional Icelandic establishments to trendy craft beer bars. Enjoy a pint of local craft beer or sample traditional Icelandic spirits like Brennivín. With friendly locals and a welcoming atmosphere, Reykjavik's pubs are the perfect places to relax, socialize, and immerse yourself in the local culture.

Some popular areas to explore for coffee, bar and pub hopping include Laugavegur, the city's main shopping street, and the downtown area. These neighborhoods are home to a wide selection of coffee shops and pubs, making them ideal for an afternoon or evening stroll.
So whether you're seeking a cozy corner to sip a latte or a lively pub to mingle with locals, Reykjavik's coffee places and pubs have you covered. Embrace the city's vibrant coffee and pub culture, and discover the flavors and atmosphere that make Reykjavik a haven for coffee enthusiasts and pub-goers alike.

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Whale watching in Iceland

Embark on an unforgettable adventure by going whale watching in Iceland, particularly in Reykjavik. With its strategic location on the Atlantic Ocean, Reykjavik offers an incredible opportunity to witness these majestic creatures up close.
Whale watching tours in Reykjavik take you out into the ocean, where you can spot various whale species such as humpback whales, minke whales, and orcas. The tours are led by experienced guides who provide fascinating insights into the behavior and biology of these magnificent marine mammals.

Reykjavik's whale watching season typically runs from April to October, providing ample opportunities to witness these gentle giants. The tours depart from the Reykjavik harbor, conveniently located near the city center.

To enhance your whale watching experience, opt for a tour operator that prioritizes responsible and sustainable practices. Many companies in Reykjavik adhere to strict guidelines to ensure the well-being and conservation of the whales and their habitat.

Whale watching in Reykjavik is an awe-inspiring adventure that connects you with the wonders of nature. It's an opportunity to create lasting memories and gain a deeper appreciation for the incredible marine life that inhabits Icelandic waters.

Book your whale watching tour in Reykjavik today and get ready for an exhilarating journey into the realm of these magnificent creatures. Don't miss the chance to witness firsthand the beauty and majesty of whales in their natural unvarnished habitat.

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