How to get to Westman Islands / Vestmannaeyjar
Since Westman Islands are surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean you can visit us by taking the ferry, flying from Reykjavík or flying from south of Iceland.
1. VISIT WESTMAN ISLANDS BY TAKING HERJÓLFUR (THE FERRY):
Herjólfur sails from Vestmannaeyjar to Landeyjahöfn which is located on the south of Iceland. You can both drive to Landeyjahöfn by a regular car (no 4×4 car is needed) or you can take the bus, if you are travelling from Reykjavik, you could go from the Bsí bus terminal to Landeyjahöfn more details about the bus here.
If you have a car you can take it with you over to Westman Islands. Click here to read FAQ about Landeyjahöfn and the ferry to Westman Islands
Here is the 2019 ferry (Herjólfur) schedule to Westman Islands / Vestmannaeyjar (times from Landeyjahöfn to Vestmannaeyjar on the right side)
– Passengers are asked to check-in 30minutes before departure.
2. VISIT WESTMAN ISLANDS BY FLYING FROM REYKJAVÍK THE CAPITAL OF ICELAND
You can fly to Vestmannaeyjar with Eagle Air, the flight takes around 20-23 minutes.
Fligh schedule from Reykjavík to WESTMAN ISLANDS SUMMER 2018
3. VISIT VESTMANNAEYJAR (WESTMAN ISLANDS) BY FLYING FROM THE SOUTH OF ICELAND
Since 2016 they have started scheduled flights from Bakki, which is located around 5 minutes from Landeyjahöfn. The flight itself takes within 10 minutes.
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