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:

Travel to and within Iceland

For detailed information available in multiple languages see

New border measures April 22  and April 27 2021


Accommodations willing to receive guests who need to quarantine

Those staying in quarantine pay for their accommodation according to the price list of the property but travelers who need to stay in a 5-day quarantine upon arrival in the country also have the possibility of a free stay at a hotel provided by the government

More info:

Guidelines for frontline service staff:

Guidelines for companies:

Further information