Reykjavik Tourist Bus

Reykjavik Tourist Bus

Discover the prices, timetables and route of the Reykjavik Tourist Bus, the most convenient way to see the sights of the Icelandic capital.

Discover the most important places of interest in Reykjavik in a comfortable and convenient way. Enjoy panoramic views from the double decker tourist bus, hop on and off at any of the stops to explore at your own pace, and learn about the monuments and landmarks thanks to an English-language audio guide.

Routes & stops

The City Sightseeing bus route has a single route which makes 15 stops at the main tourist attractions in Reykjavik. The full circuit takes 60 minutes, but you can hop on and hop off at any of the stops along the way to tailor your tour.

Discover the main landmarks in the historic centre like the National Museum of IcelandTjörnin Lake and the Old Harbour, as well as attractions located further away like the Perlan Museum

See the different bus routes and stops and plan your trip via the following link:


The 24-hour bus ticket costs 34 (US$ 37) for adults and 17 (US$ 18.50) for young people aged 12 - 15. The 48-hour ticket, on the other hand, costs 41 (US$ 44.60) for adults and 20 (US$ 21.70) for young people. Children under 12 can travel on the Reykjavik tourist bus free of charge.

Timetable & frequency

As is the case across the country, the timetable and frequency of the Reykjavik tourist bus depends on the weather and the season.

During the winter months from October to April, the bus operates between 9:30 am and 4:15 pm, with departures every 45 minutes. From May to September, departures are every 30 minutes between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm.

The buses run daily, except for the 17th June (Icelandic National Day, a major holiday), 6th and 20th August, when the service does not operate.

Buy your ticket online

Make the most of your time in the Icelandic capital and book your ticket for the Reykjavik Tourist Bus online in advance.