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How to get to Iceland?

Are you trying to plan your trip to Iceland? With the ever-shifting flight schedules and airlines struggling with the Covid aftermath, it’s no wonder you can get lost looking for the best flight for your vacation or Iceland fishing trip. Luckily, more and more airlines are adding Iceland back to their schedule after a drastic decrease in flight during the pandemic.
The latest airline to announce USA-Iceland flight was the low budget airline Play Air

Below we have assembled all the airlines and destinations confirmed to fly to Iceland in the summer of 2022. This list is ever-expanding, and will be updated, but is accurate as of 17th of December, 2021.

USA & Canada

Airlines carriers confirmed to fly to Iceland from the USA: IcelandAir, Play, Delta, American Airlines, United Airlines, Air Canada


Cities with direct flights to Iceland: Seattle, Portland, Denver, Minneapolis, Dallas, Orlando, Washington DC, Baltimore, New York, Boston, Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto

Europe

Airlines carriers confirmed to fly to Iceland from Europe: IcelandAir, Play, British Airways, Wizz Air, Jet2, Easy Jet, Iberia, Vueling, Transavia, Austrian, Czech Airlines, SAS, Norwegian, Air Atlantic, Edelweiss, Lufthansa, TUI Airlines, Neos.


Cities with direct flights to Iceland: London, Munich, Paris, Copenhagen, Edinburgh, Bristol, Manchester, Luton, Stockholm, Zurich, Riga, Vagar, Birmingham, East Midlands, Glasgow, Leeds, Frankfurt, Berlin, Oslo, Alicante, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Las Palmas, Salzburg, Tenerife, Budapest, Dortmund, Gdansk, Katowice, Krakow, Milan, Napoli, Rome, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Malaga, Geneva, Verona, Bologna, Venice, Stuttgart, Dusseldorf, Brussels, Nottingham, Dublin, Belfast, Newcastle, Bergen, Trondheim, Stavanger, Gothenburg, Billund, Helsinki, Prague,

Popular Fishing

A Hidden Gem in the Highlands – The river Kaldakvísl is truly a hidden gem. Fished only by a select few, Kaldakvísl has now been made exclusively available only to the customers of Fish Partner. Words are unequal to the task of describing the landscape’s beauty. Diversity and contrasts are the river’s main characteristics.
One of the best brown trout beats in the world – Villingavatnsárós (means the mouth of river Villingavatnsá) is one of the greatest brown trout beats in the world. The beat offers the opportunity to catch the giant ice age brown trout on small nymphs and dry flies. Streamers can also be strong. The beat is only fished with two rods and all brown trout shall be released. It is fly-fishing only.
A Hidden Gem in the Highlands – The river Kaldakvísl is truly a hidden gem. Fished only by a select few, Kaldakvísl has now been made exclusively available only to the customers of Fish Partner. Words are unequal to the task of describing the landscape’s beauty. Diversity and contrasts are the river’s main characteristics.
One of the best brown trout beats in the world – Villingavatnsárós (means the mouth of river Villingavatnsá) is one of the greatest brown trout beats in the world. The beat offers the opportunity to catch the giant ice age brown trout on small nymphs and dry flies. Streamers can also be strong. The beat is only fished with two rods and all brown trout shall be released. It is fly-fishing only.
Tungufljót river in Skaftafell is one of the best known Sea trout rivers in Iceland and is most famous for the high average weight of fish caught, every year multiple Sea-Run Brown trout in the 20lbs range are caught with the average weight of the fish being between 5-10 pounds.

Accessability

  • Easy – Very little hiking required, easy for every one.
  • Modrate – Some hiking required.
  • Hard – Strenuous hiking require, good physical conditions required.
  • Mixed – Some easy access areas and others that require hiking.