- 1 How do I get from Iceland Airport to Reykjavik?
- 2 How much is a taxi from Iceland Airport to Reykjavik?
- 3 How much does it cost to get from Keflavik airport to Reykjavik?
- 4 Are taxis expensive in Iceland?
- 5 Will my phone work in Iceland?
- 6 What is a typical Icelandic breakfast?
- 7 Is there Uber in Iceland?
- 8 Can you use euros in Iceland?
- 9 Can you drink Hotel tap water in Iceland?
- 10 Is the Blue Lagoon worth it?
- 11 Is food expensive in Iceland?
- 12 What is the best currency to take to Iceland?
- 13 What should you avoid in Iceland?
- 14 How much is a taxi from Blue Lagoon to Reykjavik?
- 15 Do I need a visa to travel to Iceland?
How do I get from Iceland Airport to Reykjavik?
The cheapest way to get from Keflavik airport to Reykjavik is by taking a public bus. Public Reykjavik airport bus no. 55 connects Keflavik airport to Reykjavik city. The only advantage of taking a bus is that it’s cheaper than the other options.
How much is a taxi from Iceland Airport to Reykjavik?
Re: taxi cost from airport to Reykjavik? That’s 120 USD for a 45 minutes Taxi ride. If you feel that’s too much then you can take the Flybus which costs approximately 15 USD if you buy a one-way ticket.
How much does it cost to get from Keflavik airport to Reykjavik?
A single fare from Keflavík Airport to BSÍ bus terminal will set you back 1.950 krónur (13 euros/16 US dollars), while a single fare with hotel drop-off costs 2.500 krónur (16 euros/21 US dollars). A list of hotels offering bus pick-up and drop-off is available on Re.is/flybus.
Are taxis expensive in Iceland?
Taxi prices in Iceland are quite high. With flag fall starting at around EUR 5.10, a short drive from the Central Bus Station to downtown Reykjavík will cost around EUR 15.50. Icelandic taxis are identified by the internationally recognized yellow roof sign, and they all use official mileage meters.
Will my phone work in Iceland?
All European phones will work but most North American phones won’t, because Iceland is on the European system. However, if you have an unlocked phone, you maye use an SIM card from Iceland – Vodafone, Simin, and Nova are the largest providers in Iceland.
What is a typical Icelandic breakfast?
Hearty is the name of the game when it comes to breakfast: One of the items most central to an Icelandic breakfast is hafragrautur, or oatmeal, according to Serious Eats. Another popular breakfast is skyr, which is the protein-packed yogurt-cheese that is beloved by the nation (think Greek yogurt, but Icelandic).
Is there Uber in Iceland?
Uber in Iceland is not currently available. Reykjavik is the main hub for tourists and it is not that big. Iceland in general is a small a country and because so much of it is just land, Uber in Iceland will most likely never happen.
Can you use euros in Iceland?
Currency. The currency used in Iceland is the Icelandic Krone (pronounced “krona”), ISK. Euro/Mastercard and Visa credit and debit cards are widely used. In larger towns and airports it is easy to withdraw cash through ATMs (cash machines).
Can you drink Hotel tap water in Iceland?
Yes, it is safe to drink the tap water and 95% of all water in Iceland comes from springs. It is in fact one of the cleanest and most delicious drinking water in the world.
Is the Blue Lagoon worth it?
But if you’ve only got a few days in Iceland or want to visit several of the pools Iceland has to offer, Blue Lagoon can easily be worth the cost and hype. It may not be a hidden gem, but it may be exactly what you need to relax and enjoy your last day in Iceland.
Is food expensive in Iceland?
Cook Your Own Food
I found food to be the most expensive thing in Iceland. Eating out, even on the cheap, costs about $15 USD or more per meal. Something from a sit-down restaurant with service can cost $25 USD or more! Make sure to shop at BONUS food stores as they have the cheapest prices.
What is the best currency to take to Iceland?
Currency: The currency in Iceland is the Icelandic króna (ISK). Many places (restaurants, bars, tourist attractions) will take US dollars, Canadian dollars, Euros, Norwegian, Swedish and Danish currencies. Payment: Icelanders usually pay for everything by credit or debit card.
What should you avoid in Iceland?
Here is a list of a few things which are good to avoid while visiting Iceland, as recommended by a local.
- Don’t Leave Your Coat at Home.
- Don’t Underestimate the Weather.
- Don’t Get Caught in the Dark (or Light)
- Avoid Buying Bottled Water in Stores.
- Avoid Shopping at 10-11.
How much is a taxi from Blue Lagoon to Reykjavik?
The quickest way to get from Blue Lagoon to Reykjavík is to taxi which costs $130 – $170 and takes 41 min.
Do I need a visa to travel to Iceland?
Iceland is a party to the Schengen Agreement. This means that U.S. citizens may enter Iceland for up to 90 days for tourist or business purposes without a visa. Your passport should be valid for at least six months beyond your planned date of departure from the Schengen area.