Getting to Höfn

It takes about 5 and a half hours to drive from Reykjavik to Höfn, and that is with more or less no stops. Flying to Höfn from Reykjavik takes about one hour. Of course, it is different when coming with a public bus, that must stop in many places to pick up more people. All this is weather and road dependent.


Scheduled flight

There is an airport 10 minutes from Höfn and scheduled flight between Höfn and Reykjavik by Eagle Air all year, six days a weed during summer and five days during fall, winter and spring.


Scheduled buses

There are daily bus rides between Reykjavik and Höfn during summer and three times a week during winter.


Car rentals

There are three car rental companies in Vatnajökull region, all based in Höfn.

Hertz – Agency for Hertz in the arear is Vatnajökull Travel in Höfn. Tel: 858-0470 | |

Bílaleiga Akureyrar The agent for Bílaleiga Akureyrar is Neyðarþjónusta Sveins in Höfn. Tel: +354 840 – 6071 |

Avis – Agency for Avis in area is at the local airport. Tel: 860-2440 |