Akureyri to Reykjavik flights from £69

Flights starting at £69. Choose between Icelandair, Niceair, or Ryanair to find the best price.

Make your travel wishlist, we'll do the rest
Hidden deals

Kiwi-Code uncovers prices airlines don't want you to see.

Effortless booking

Use our flexible filters to tailor your search.

Travel hacking

Look out for the travel hack star icon for even cheaper fares.

Book your trip to arrive at Keflavík International, Reykjavík, or Reykjavik BSI Bus Terminal. The distance between Akureyri and Reykjavik is 249 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Icelandair, Niceair, Ryanair, SAS, and Wizz Air. Akureyri and Reykjavik have 43 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Reykjavik, consider visiting Great Geysir, Iceland, Snaefellsnes, Blue Lagoon, and Gullfoss Waterfall, Iceland.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Direct flights4444534
Fly direct with

Icelandair on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Akureyri to Reykjavik

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
IcelandairICEFIYesNo
Niceair NICEAIRNoNo
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
SASSASSKYesNo
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Reykjavik travel tips

1) The local currency is a must for shopping in Reykjavik

The most beneficial way to pay in shops, restaurants and other places in Reykjavik is a national currency – an Islandic krona. You can change it in banks serving all clients on the weekdays from 9:00 to 16:00.

2) Catch a high building of Hallgrímskirkja church and head there to observe a panoramic view

Being visible from almost every angle of the city, Hallgrímskirkja church is easy to find. At the top of this 74.5-meter building, you will observe probably the best Reykjavik view. It is open daily, except for Sundays.

3) Dive into the world of humour with Gaukurinn cafe in Reykjavik

Gaukurinn cafe is one more nice event venue that suggests you listen to stand up shows in English on Mondays. This place also offers other entertainment such as karaoke and even drag queen shows. Whatever you choose, you will also be served and fed with the best vegan snacks here.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Iceland in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Akureyri to Reykjavik?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Akureyri and Reykjavik takes around 0.75 hours.
What is the flight distance between Akureyri and Reykjavik?
The flight distance between Akureyri and Reykjavik is 249 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Akureyri and Reykjavik?
Several carriers operate flights between Akureyri and Reykjavik. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Icelandair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Akureyri?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Akureyri and London, Santiago de Compostela, Pisa, Mykonos.
What are the most popular routes to and from Reykjavik?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Reykjavik and London, Alicante, Athens, Budapest, Dublin, Vienna, Tenerife, Warsaw, Milan, Manchester, Rome, Barcelona, Thessaloniki, Copenhagen, Gdańsk, Berlin, Vilnius, Edinburgh, Riga, Lisbon.
What airports are near Akureyri?
The main airport in Akureyri is Akureyri. It is also served by Akureyri, Egilsstaðir.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Akureyri and Reykjavik?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Akureyri and Reykjavik thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Akureyri and Reykjavik can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Akureyri and Reykjavik?
Currently, you can fly between Akureyri and Reykjavik with Icelandair, Niceair, Ryanair, SAS, Wizz Air.
When's the best time to travel between Akureyri and Reykjavik?
What flights operate between Akureyri and Reykjavik?
How many airports are there near Akureyri?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Akureyri and Reykjavik depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Akureyri and Reykjavik arrive?
What time do flights between Akureyri and Reykjavik depart?
What time do flights between Akureyri and Reykjavik arrive?

Planning a trip? Thanks to our Virtual Interlining algorithm, we offer billions of route combinations between any A and any B in the world by plane, train, and bus. Find the cheapest routes and best deals for you, as well as the best dates on which to travel.

Find the best connection from Akureyri to Reykjavik

Search, compare, and book flights, trains, or buses to get there.

Search flights, trains & buses

We hack the system, you fly for less.