Viðey Ferry | Schedule & Prices

Valid from 15 May 2022 - 31 March 2023

During the summer months, between 15th May - 31st August, the Viðey ferry departs daily from Skarfabakki pier and additionally from 1st June - 31st August also from the Old Harbour. In winter, from 1st September - 14th May, the ferry only operates from Skarfabakki pier on Saturdays and Sundays. See schedule below.

Skarfabakki pier (15 May - 31 August)

May* June July August
10:15 10:15 10:15 10:15
11:15 11:15 11:15 11:15
12:15 12:15 12:15 12:15
13:15 13:15 13:15 13:15
14:15 14:15 14:15 14:15
15:15 15:15 15:15 15:15
16:15 16:15 16:15 16:15
17:15 17:15 17:15 17:15

*from 15th May

Harbour: Skarfabakki pier

Available: Daily
Departure: 10:15, 11:15, 12:15, 13:15, 14:15, 15:15, 16:15 & 17:15
​Return: 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30, 17:30 & 18:30

Adult 18+: 1,950 ISK
Children 7-17: 975 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE (note that you can only book 3 children per adult)
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,755 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

Old Harbour (1 June - 31 August)

June July August
11:50 11:50 11:50
14:50 14:50 14:50

Harbour: Old Harbour

Available: Daily
Departure: 11:50 & 14:50
​Return: 11:30, 14:30 & 17:30

Adult 18+: 1,950 ISK
Children 7-17: 975 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE (note that you can only book 3 children per adult)
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,755 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

Skarfabakki pier (1 September - 14 May)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
13:15 13:15
14:15 14:15
15:15 15:15

From 1st September until 14th May, the ferry only runs from Skarfabakki pier twice a week, on Saturdays and Sundays.

Harbour: Skarfabakki pier

Available: Weekends - Sat/Sun
Departure: 13:15, 14:15 & 15:15
Return: 14:30, 15:30 & 16:30

Adult 18+: 1,950 ISK
Children 7-17: 975 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE (note that you can only book 3 children per adult)
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,755 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

The Imagine Peace Tower on Viðey island

Harbour: Ægisgarður pier
Duration: 1,5-2 hrs.

9 Oct - 08 Dec (on Fri+Sun) at 20:00 (John’s birthday to day of demise)
21 Dec - 22 Dec at 18:00 (Winter equinox)
27 Dec - 28 Dec & 30 Dec at 18:00 (Winter equinox)
31 Dec at 16:00 (New Year’s Eve)
18 Feb at 20:00 (Yoko’s birthday)
20 Mar – 27 Mar at 21:00 (Spring equinox / J&Y’s Honeymoon)

Adult 16+: 12,490 ISK
Children 7-15: 6,450 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE

Our most popular tours to Viðey island:

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Only a few minutes away from the busy city life is Viðey island, a special place that combines history, art and nature in a unique way. Daily ferry departures from 15 May - 31 Aug and on weekends from 1 Sept - 14 May.

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Viðey Island is a unique place that combines history, art and nature. It is only a few minutes away from the city by boat and is well known for its tranquillity and the spirit of bygone centuries.

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A group of people hold hands around the Imagine Peace tower on Videy island.
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Enjoy a relaxing evening dedicated to Yoko Ono and John Lennon’s continuing campaign for world peace. The tour unites history, art and nature and is set on the beautiful island of Viðey, mere minutes from Reykjavík by boat.

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