How to find cheap flights to Iceland

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Travel Hacks for Cheap Flights to Iceland research! If your lifestyle is travelling on a budget, or just want to save money for your trip to Iceland, follow this easy to use guide to get cheap flights to travel to Iceland. 


Travelling to Iceland is amazing, but it doesn't have to break the bank! Iceland is a perfect place for your vacations or a stopover due to its strategic location halfway between North America and Europe. Flying to Iceland has never been easier!

Iceland International Airport

Keflavik International Airport (KEF) is the main airport in Iceland. It's located in Reykjanes Peninsula, 45 mins driving to Reykjavík.

Over 29 airlines fly in and out of Iceland now, with 91 destinations from Keflavik Airport. The number of passengers has been growing, around 4.5 million in 2018.

Airlines that fly to Iceland (2019)

Air Baltic, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air Greenland, Air Iceland, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Czech Airlines, Delta, Lufthansa, EasyJet, Edelweiss, Eurowings, Finnair, Germania, Iberia Express, Icelandair, NIKI, Norwegian, Primera Air, SAS, Transavia, Travel Service, Vueling, Wizz Air, S7, Luxair.

Airports With Direct Flights to Iceland:

Direct flights from Europe to Iceland:

Aberdeen, Alicante, Almeria, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Basel Mulhouse, Berlin Schönefeld, Berlin Tegel, Birmingham, Bremen, Bristol, Brussels, Budapest, Chania, Cologne Bonn, Cork, Dresden, Dublin, Dusseldorf, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Friedrichshafen, Gdansk, Geneva, George Best Belfast City, Glasgow, Hamburg, Katowice, Kaunas, Las Palmas, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London Luton, Lyon, Madrid, Manchester, Milan-Malpensa, Munich, Nurnberg, Palma, Paris CDG, Paris Orly, Prague, Riga, Stuttgart, Tenerife, Trieste, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Zurich.

Direct flights from North America to Iceland:

Anchorage, Baltimore-Washington, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Edmonton, Halifax, Los Angeles, Miami Intl, Minneapolis, Montreal, New York JFK, New York Newark, Orlando, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa Intl, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington-Dulles.

Tips for finding cheap flights to Iceland

We all know that flights can be the most expensive part of travelling but not to Iceland. Here are my top tips for finding cheap flights to Iceland!

In case you are flying from Europe there are many offers with the best prices and is flying to more destinations within Europe we highly recommend Norwegian Airlines if you are flying from Spain, they have direct flights from Madrid and Barcelona to Iceland, the best fare, quality and schedule. You can also find flights in Vueling and Iberia Express and Icelandair during the summertime in Iceland.

Flights to Iceland, Photo by Steven Coffey

Flights to Iceland, Photo by Steven Coffey

When is the cheapest time to fly to Iceland?

Fortunately, you can find cheap fare flights to Iceland every month and last minute offers. You are free to choose the best time to visit Iceland depending on your preferences.

Once you have decided your dates is time to book all the tours and activities during your stay in Iceland, your vacations, private tours and best car rental in Iceland.

We wish you a pleasant flight: You can find all that you need to know about Iceland in our Destiny Iceland's blog.