Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 - General info


The response of Icelandic authorities will be aimed at preventing the spread of the virus within the country. The public and tourists in Iceland who think they have been infected with the virus are encouraged to call tlf. 1700 from an Icelandic phone number or +354 544 4113 from a foreign phone for more information and how to approach the healthcare system. See:

Rules and guidelines for passengers arriving in Iceland from August 19th:

For information available in multiple languages see

More info:

Announcement for print out (Icelandic, English and Chinese)

General information in English

Information for travel and tourism related agencies

Guidelines for frontline service staff

Zakażenie nowym koronawirusem 2019-nCoV. Wytyczne dla personelu pracującego bezpośrednio z klientami

Documento guía para personal de servicios de primera línea. Novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV

Guidelines for coaches/busses

Guidelines for restaurants and accommodation

Guidelines for accommodation with shared private facilities i.e. guesthouses, hostels and more

Guidelines for camping grounds, caravan parks, mountain huts, small guesthouses, organized tours outdoor recreation

Further information