Getting to Ísafjörður and Núpur

For the August Crash Course students:

We have arranged for transportation from Ísafjörður to Núpur on Sunday evening, August 14, which is included in the course fee. The transportation will be in connection with the evening flight which lands in Ísafjörður at 19:55. The bus will leave the University Centre at 19:30 to pick up those of you that have arrived in Ísafjörður earlier. The bus will then head for Ísafjörður airport and then depart to Núpur directly. Please note that this is the only organized transport on offer from Ísafjörður to Núpur. If you plan on arriving in Ísafjörður after this scheduled transportation you will need to arrange for transport to Núpur yourself.

 

Getting from Reykjavík to Ísafjörður

1. Air travel: There are normally two scheduled flights daily from Reykjavík to Ísafjörður. They can be booked online at www.airiceland.is. Flights leave from Reykjavík domestic airport, not from Keflavík airport. You will save considerably by booking in advance. Once you arrive in Ísafjörður, you can take the FlyBus from the airport directly to your final destination in Ísafjörður town for ISK 1.000 in cash. The bus to Ísafjörður is at the airport for every flight.

2. Public bus in the summer: You can find the information about the bus timetable on the Visit Westfjords Official Travell Guide website. Please confirm timings before making plans.

3. Rent a car: There are number of car rentals in Reykjavík and then you can drive from Reykjavík to Ísafjörður. There are two road ways and the distance is about 460 km.


Please notify us of your means of travel on the application form.


Getting back to Reykjavík after the course

1. By plane (see directions above). You can take the FlyBus to the airport directly from the town of Ísafjörður for ISK 1000 in cash. The bus to the airport is scheduled for every flight.

2. Public bus (see directions above).

3. Rent a car: There are number of car rentals in Ísafjörður and then you can drive from Ísafjörður to Reykjavík. There are two road ways and the distance is about 460 km.

Please notify us of your means of travel on the application form.