Reykjavik Holidays

With a dramatic climate characterized by 22 hour summer days and dark, snowy winters, Reykjavik can’t help but have a culture to match. Famous for a wild nightlife, you can dance until 7 am on the weekends, and then relax the next day in any of the hot, geothermal pools …

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How to get to Reykjavik

Here's what you need to know about getting to Reykjavik. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Reykjavik takes 3 hours.

When to go to Reykjavik

Typical Holiday Price

£1249 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Reykjavik varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Reykjavik.

Where to stay in Reykjavik

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Reykjavik, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Reykjavik

@NotThatHarley_ | Trip by SkyscannerBlue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon
Ben Husmann | FlickrThingvellir (Þingvellir) National Park
Thingvellir (Þingvellir) National Park
apalca | FlickrHallgrímskirkja
Eric Brink | Trip by SkyscannerSun Voyager
Sun Voyager
_davidphan | FlickrHarpa Concert Hall
Harpa Concert Hall
Dan Morey | Trip by SkyscannerReykjavik Harbour
Reykjavik Harbour
Heraldo Salzberg | Trip by SkyscannerGolden Circle
Golden Circle
Einar E | Trip by SkyscannerLaugardalslaug
S | Trip by SkyscannerPerlan
Audrey Lo @TravelingAudrey | Trip by SkyscannerIcelandic Phallological Museum
Icelandic Phallological Museum

Reviews of Reykjavik

Emma D
Emma D

Not as expensive in Reykjavik as you would expect, can easily go on a budget

Ellen  Masterson
Ellen Masterson

Amazing, stayed on the outskirts of Reykjavik, did golden circle tour, northen lights and blue lagoon. Can't wait to come back and see more.

C Smith
C Smith

Absolutely beautiful city. Friendly helpful people and if you can visit outside the city an amazing country

John Hallam
John Hallam

November travel was awesome. F roads were all closed but we had an amazing adventure nonetheless.

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