By plane
By plane

Akureyri has an airport with flights to and from Reykjavik Airport on domestic carrier Air Iceland (http://www.airiceland.is) several times a day. Air Iceland also has flights from Akureyri to three smaller villages: Grímsey a small island to the north of Iceland, on the arctic circle, Þórshöfn in the northeast on Langanes peninsula and Vopnafjörður the northernmost fjord in East Iceland.

Seasonal flights between Akureyri and Copenhagen are operated by Iceland Express (http://www.icelandexpress.com/).

By Car Or Bus

The city is linked to the rest of Iceland via the Ring Road, the highway that circles the island along the coastline. Buses between Reykjavík and Akureyri are operated by Strætó, while buses from Egilsstaðir and various other towns to the east of Akureyri are operated by SBA (http://www.english.sba.is/) and Sterna (http://www.sterna.is) along with some routes with Strætó.