How to get to Reykjavik from our houses?

HOW TO GET TO DOWNTOWN REYKJAVIK FROM OUR HOUSES?

  • By car: 

We are only a 5-minute drive from downtown Reykjavik. Here is an itinerary: map.

  • By bus:

The bus stop Hæðarbraut for the bus route number 11 is only a 5-minute walk from the Blue House/GNL. It will take you to the city center within 15 minutes. To buy tickets you would need to download the application Klappið: klappid.is. A one-way bus ticket costs 490 ISK (cca. 3.35 euros) per person. You can also buy it directly on board with Icelandic cash, but remember that the bus driver doesn’t have and give any change back. Check the bus connections on the website: straeto.is.  

Alternatively, you can also buy the Reyjavik City Card, which provides free unlimited travel by bus within the Reykjavík capital area for 24, 48, or 72 hours. The card also offers free entry to a great selection of museums and galleries as well as the thermal pools in Reykjavík. You can purchase it online on this website: reykjavik-city-card.