Covid travel news for Iceland

Which countries are opening their borders and which are still closed? With travel being affected so much due to COVID-19 always check if there are any restrictions before you book an accommodation. Keep an eye on this page and find out where in the world you can still travel to...

Updates for Iceland


New mask rules for Iceland

In Iceland, masks are mandatory since Friday on public transport, with contact occupations and on board of (cruise) ships. The new requirement apply to everyone born before 2005

Updated on August 02, 2020.

Disclaimer the information is correct to the best of Weather & Climate's knowledge at the time of publication. Given the rapidly evolving nature of the international response to the COVID-19 outbreak Weather and Climate cannot guarantee its accuracy and can accept no liability for any errors or omissions

Iceland reopens the borders for tourists from every country in the world

Iceland reopens the borders for tourists from every country in the world. At the airport, everyone is required (free of charge) to test for the coronavirus. Tourists must leave accommodation details and tourists from outside Europe are not allowed to travel to mainland Europe.

We recommend to always check if there are any latest travel restrictions before you book an accommodation. Travel may only be permitted for certain purposes and recreational travel may not be specifically permitted. Government measures are constantly changing, so we recommend that you regularly check for updates. Click here for travel restrictions and guidelines for Iceland.  

Updated on June 29, 2020.

Disclaimer the information is correct to the best of Weather & Climate's knowledge at the time of publication. Given the rapidly evolving nature of the international response to the COVID-19 outbreak Weather and Climate cannot guarantee its accuracy and can accept no liability for any errors or omissions