Trip Planning - Iceland Airwaves

Plan your Iceland adventure.

Book a travel package or make the most out of your trip with excellent deals on activities, hotels, rental car and airport transfer.

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Travel Packages

Founding sponsor Icelandair offer extremely handy travel packages that include a flight, festival pass and an optional hotel as well. Icelandair is Iceland’s leading airline and provides safe, reliable flights and exceptional service on flights to metropolitan areas on both sides of the Atlantic. They also run some of Reykjavík’s coolest hotels and provide a booking service for day tours so you can book your whole Iceland Airwaves experience with one click.


  • Round-trip flights in Icelandair Economy Standard Class
  • All taxes, fees and fuel surcharges
  • Checked bag 23kg (50 lbs) and hand luggage 10kg (22 lbs)
  • Iceland Airwaves Festival Pass voucher
  • Fly, Hotel & Pass package only: Two nights (minimum) accommodation at your chosen hotel. Breakfast included at select hotels as noted during the booking process.

Full details and terms and conditions from Icelandair here.

Book the Airwaves special.

This package includes: Arrival Airport Transfer, The Golden Circle Express, Reykjavik Beer and Brewery Tour, Secret Lagoon and Northern Lights hunt and Departure Airport Transfer.



Going out to see Iceland’s breathtaking nature is a must when visiting for Iceland Airwaves.

Use ICT2019 to save your krónas on these favorites.

Game Of Thrones Revisited

The popular TV series Game of Thrones was partly filmed in Iceland. On the Game of Thrones Revisited day tour you will visit the film locations in South Iceland and follow in the footsteps of the Wildlings.

Golden Circle and Blue Lagoon

Discover the some of the greatest sites in Iceland on this Golden Circle Tour followed by a relaxing visit to the famous Blue Lagoon.

Northern Lights Mystery

Iceland is one of the best places in the World to see the Northern Lights. On Northern Lights Mystery tour you have a local expert Aurora hunter as a guide, who knows all the best spots away from the light pollution to help you spot the elusive lights.

Cheers to Reykjavík

Get introduce to at least 6 Icelandic beers and courses while your guide tells you stories about how the locals have managed to survive on this challenging island so far up throughout the ages.

Into and Above the Glacier

In Into and above the Glacier you will experience an Icelandic Glacier in a unique way. You will ride on a snowmobile and enter a man made Ice cave beneath the ice cap.

Eco-Friendly Nature Tour

Attending Iceland Airwaves and environmentally conscious? Visit astonishing waterfalls, geysers and historical sites with additional "green-friendly stops" giving you fabulous insights into Iceland's commitment to sustainability and renowned geothermal energy. You will be traveling in a low-emission mini-bus and be joined by like-minded travelers and guides who really put the focus on minimizing impact.

The Blue Lagoon

Named by National Geographic as one of the 25 wonders of the world, the Blue Lagoon is a wellspring of geothermal enchantment.


Here is a small selection of hotels we recommend. They come with rave reviews and are located close to all Airwaves venues.

Canopy by Hilton ****

At Canopy, we've got you covered. Our rooms and suites are styled in shades of ocean and volcanic rock and have all the comforts you crave. Just-Right Rooms have a 48-inch TV, mini-refrigerator, bedding designed exclusively for Canopy for comfier, better sleep - and the WiFi is on us. Suites offer even more space to stretch out in a living room. Local art fills the walls in our boutique rooms and suites.

Alda Hotel Reykjavik ****

Alda Hotel Reykjavik is located on the mainshopping street, Laugavegur, in the center of Reykjavik, the vibrating capital city of Iceland. Have a good night´s sleep in Alda Hotel's Nordic design spacious rooms and start your day with a rich and healthy breakfast.

Icelandair Hotel Marina ****

Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Marina is a stylish hotel in the heart of Reykjavik with a unique character and never a dull moment. Sleep and wake in fun, colourful surroundings with friendly staff to serve and assist you. Original, colourful and modern designs characterize the hotel, combined with old relics from the harbour and shipyard.

Skuggi Hotel ***

Skuggi Hotel is the perfect choice if you are looking for centrally located hotel in Reykjavik. Timeless, modest and clear-cut design reflects the style of the Hotel. At Skuggi hotel you will discover all the best that the Reykjavik has to offer, in addition to the exquisite service and excellent location. The hotel features a hundred well designed rooms all equipped with standard amenities for a comfortable stay

CenterHotel Arnarhvoll ***

CenterHotel Arnarhvoll and it’s surroundings boasts an extensive choice of services for business, holiday and leisure. With 104 stylish rooms, top floor restaurant & bar, wellness area, good service and spectacular views, Arnarhvoll offers everything you need for a memorable stay in Reykjavik. All rooms at Arnarhvoll are equipped with a mini-bar, telephone, flat screen TV, safety deposit box, shower, hairdryer and free wi-fi.

Bus Hostel

This lively and modern hostel is located in the downtown residential neighbourhood of Hlíðar. The hostel resides on the floors above Reykjavik Terminal, the hub for transportation around Iceland. The iconic Hallgrímkirkja Church, the super hip restaurants of Hlemmur Mathöll, the glitzy Laugavegur shopping street and all the trappings of the city centre are also within a 15 min walk from Bus Hostel.

Book an airport transfer straight to your accommodation.


Use code ICELANDAIRWAVES19 for a 10% discount from Airport Direct.

Airport Direct Economy

Fixed scheduled bus transfers between Keflavik Airport and Reykjavik Terminal within the city centre, they operate 24/7 every day, all year round and align our schedule with every flight. We recommend adding a hotel connection to or from your accommodation or nearest bus stop.

Airport Direct Premium

The Door-To-Door mini bus transfer between Keflavik Airport and Reykjavik. This is the fastest and most affordable way to get directly between the airport and your accommodation in the city. Prebook your seat to guarantee your scheduled, shared ride.

Airport Direct Private

Arrival in Keflavik made simple and easy. All you have to do is land and pick up your luggage and our driver will be waiting for you in the airport arrivals hall, monitoring your flight. Once found, we drive straight to your accommodation. From 19,990 ISK per car.

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