Flights to Reykjavik
Cheap flights to Reykjavik are easy to find with Expedia. This unique destination offers a wealth of natural beauty as well as all the traditional tourism activities one can expect from this historic island. Recently, flights to Reykjavik were quite impossible due the volcanic ash of the Eyjafjallajokull Volcano in 2010, however, now there is no reason not to fly to Iceland and enjoy the Land of the Midnight Sun!
Iceland's capital is one of the most northern capitals in all of Europe and is within touching distance of the Arctic Circle. However, despite its geography the climate of Reykjavik is surprisingly mild, with winter temperatures only dropping to only a few degrees Celsius below zero.
Despite the fairly remote nature of the city's location, flying to Reykjavik is not as difficult as you might think. Many airlines provide frequent and affordable flights to this gorgeous and unique city. Flights to Reykjavik are even more worthwhile when you consider all there is to enjoy in this magical destination. The world famous Blue Lagoon, with its warming thermal waters is a perfect way to spend a day relaxing and enjoying the breathtaking scenery. Also, Reykjavik is flanked by the Norwegian Sea, making whale-watching a particular popular activity for tourists and locals alike!
Going out in Reykjavik can be quite costly, however, travellers booking with Expedia will not only be able to save on their flights to Iceland but will also be eligible to save on their hotels in Reykjavik and, if necessary, a rental car too.
Hotels in Reykjavik accommodate all budgets, so for those tourists wishing to take home a few authentic Icelandic souvenirs, it may be better to opt for some of the more modest options available on Expedia. There is a great range of hotels to choose from with Expedia, and if you book both your hotel and flight to Reykjavik together you'll be in for some considerable savings!
Flying to Reykjavik couldn't be more convenient and, more importantly, affordable. Book your trip today!
Flying to Reykjavik from UK airports
With Expedia, travellers can choose the cheapest flights to Reykjavik from a range of quality airlines (including Air France, Icelandair and British Airways).
Direct flights to Reykjavik from London will take approximately 3 hours. Both London Heathrow and London Gatwick have frequent and direct flights to Reykjavik but from many other UK airports, direct flights are not available. In these instances, where a connection is required, journey time will be considerably longer.
There are two main airports in the area, though only one is an international airport. Conveniently, visitors to Reykjavik with an EU passport will not need to worry about obtaining a visa.
Flights to Keflavik International Airport
Reykjavik Keflavik Airport is Iceland's largest airport and the main destination for international flights to Reykjavik and the country in general. Many well known airlines have regular scheduled flights to Keflavik resulting in millions of tourists enjoying this beautiful country every year.
Keflavik Airport is located 50 km south-west of the city, and the only means of getting to Reykjavik is by road. This leads to many visitors opting for car hire in Reykjavik, which enables them to not only get to the city easily but also explore the surrounding region as well, which is full of amazing experiences too. Car hire in Reykjavik, when booked with Expedia, is convenient, affordable and will add an extra dimension to any holiday in Iceland.
The drive from the airport is extremely easy as there is only one dual-carriageway that connects the two. It is a highspeed route that will take visitors no more than 30 minutes to reach the heart of Reykjavik, although time may vary depending on traffic. Alternatively, visitors can opt for the bus shuttle between the airport and city. The journey takes approximately 45 minutes and is scheduled in line with flight arrivals.
Find your cheap flight tickets to Reykjavik and you will be eligible to save even more on car rental and hotels in Reykjavik too. With the ease and convenience of Expedia, there's no reason not to enjoy this beautiful city. Book today!