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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Reykjavík, Iceland?

International travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Reykjavík, Iceland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Iceland if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Iceland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Reykjavík if traveling from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Reykjavík, Iceland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Iceland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Reykjavík from Edinburgh.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Reykjavík, Iceland?

The restriction level for your return to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Iceland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Edinburgh from Reykjavík restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Iceland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Edinburgh from Reykjavík?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 1/26/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Edinburgh from Reykjavík closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance between Edinburgh and Reykjavík?

Reykjavík is approximately 850 miles (1371 km) away from Edinburgh.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Edinburgh to Reykjavík?

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