Viðey Ferry | Schedule & Prices

Valid from 1 April - 31 December 2021

During the summer months, the Viðey ferry departs from Skarfabakki pier, Old Harbour and Harpa Concert Hall daily from 15th May - 30th September. From 1st October - 14th May the ferry only operates from Skarfabakki pier on Saturdays and Sundays. See schedule below.

Skarfabakki pier (15 May - 30 September)

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

*from 15th May - 30th September

Harbour: Skarfabakki pier

  • Available: Everyday
  • 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 & 18:3
Adult 18+: 1,700 ISK
Children 7-17: 850 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,530 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

Old Harbour (15 May - 30 September)

May June July August September
11:50* 11:50 11:50 11:50 11:50
14:50* 14:50 14:50 14:50 14:50

*from 15 May - 30 September

Harbour: Old Harbour (suspended until further notice)

  • Available: Everyday
  • Departure: 11:50 & 14:50
  • ​Return: 11:30, 14:30 & 17:30
Adult 18+: 1,700 ISK
Children 7-17: 850 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,530 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

Harpa (15 May - 30 September)

May June July August September
12:00* 12:00 12:00 12:00 12:00
15:00* 15:00 15:00 15:00 15:00

*from 15th May - 30th September

Harbour: Harpa Concert Hall (suspended until further notice)

  • Available: Everyday
  • Departure: 12:00 & 15:00
  • ​Return: 11:30, 14:30 & 17:30 
Adult 18+: 1,700 ISK
Children 7-17: 850 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,530 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

Skarfabakki pier (1 October - 14 May)

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

From 1st October 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+: 1,700 ISK
Children 7-17: 850 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE
Students / seniors / disabled: 1,530 ISK

(price is for return tickets per person)

The Imagine Peace Tower on Viðey island

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

09 Oct - 08 Dec 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+: 8,500 ISK
Children 7-17: 4,250 ISK
Children 0-6: FREE

Our most popular tours to Viðey island:

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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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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 an 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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