How to get your Icelandic króna

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How much spending money will I need for Iceland?

As the world’s second-most expensive country to live in, you might need more money than you expect in Iceland.

Here's how much things are likely to cost you: 

  • Three-course meal for 2 in a mid-range restaurant: 14,000 kr (£95)
  • Cappuccino: 561 kr (around £4)
  • Bottle of water: 257.67 kr (£1.70) 
  • Bottle of beer: 1,200 kr (around £7) 
  • Taxi: 276 kr/km (£1.87/km) 

Check out our money-saving guide to Iceland, to find out how to keep costs down on your trip.

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What denominations does the Icelandic króna come in?

The Icelandic króna comes in the following denominations:

Notes

500, 1000, 2000, 5000 and 10000 krónur

Coins

1 króna; 5, 10, 50, and 100 krónur

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Leftover Icelandic króna?

No problem. We'll buy back leftover Icelandic Krónas at excellent exchange rates, leaving you with more cash in your pocket (and a tidier desk drawer).

 

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