How to travel from London to Reykjavík

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from London to Reykjavík

You can get from London to Reykjavík by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Reykjavík on Aug 12 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:25PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h15 11:40PMReykjavik Keflavik International Airport
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09:25PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h15 11:40PMReykjavik Keflavik International Airport
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01:05PMLondon Gatwick Airport3h10 03:15PMReykjavik Keflavik International Airport
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01:05PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h10 03:15PMReykjavik Keflavik International Airport
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05:40PMLondon City Airport6h55 11:35PMReykjavik Keflavik International Airport
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7141One-way

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Travel Information between London and Reykjavík

distanceDistance1170 miles (1887 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $399
fastestFastest modeFlight • $390 (€362) • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesIcelandair

Travel 1170 miles (1887 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Reykjavík from London. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Icelandair among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Reykjavík.

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FAQs

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Reykjavík, Iceland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Iceland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Reykjavík from London?

Conditions of entry into Iceland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Reykjavík, Iceland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Iceland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 8/3/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from London to Reykjavík.

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

Is my journey back to London from Reykjavík restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, 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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 8/8/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Reykjavík closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel from London to Reykjavík including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Reykjavík from London is by taking a train, which costs on average $6 (€6).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Reykjavík:

Taking a train is usually $393 (€365) less than taking a bus to Reykjavík, which costs on average $399 (€371) for the same trip.

A train is $384 (€356) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from London to Reykjavík costing on average $390 (€362).

The quickest way to travel to Reykjavík from London is by flight, which takes on average 3 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The London to Reykjavík distance is around 1170 miles (1887 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Reykjavík:

  • Most travelers catch their flight from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Reykjavik Keflavik International Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Reykjavík:

  • You can go to Reykjavík from London by plane with Icelandair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $390 (€362) with Icelandair from London to Reykjavík on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Reykjavík with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Icelandair or wizz air uk.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Reykjavík as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from London to Reykjavík.

Omio customers who travel from London to Reykjavík often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Berlin. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Reykjavík and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from London to Reykjavík, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $399 (€371) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $390 (€362) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $6 (€6) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Reykjavík online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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