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:
Check out our money-saving guide to Iceland, to find out how to keep costs down on your trip.
ATMs are widely available in most towns and cities across Iceland, and generally accept all major debit, credit and prepaid cards. However, not all ATMs are accessible 24-hours, and some may charge a fee for withdrawal. To avoid paying a fee:
Paying with card
You should have no problem paying with your credit or debit card in Iceland, where cards are accepted almost everywhere. However, you may be charged a transaction fee, so it's always preferable to bring some cash along with you.
While it’s always appreciated, tipping isn’t necessary in Iceland.
At the current rate, £1 will get you 148 Icelandic Króna. You can review the current rates here.
Notes: 500, 1000, 2000, 5000 and 10000 krónur.
Coins:1 króna; 5, 10, 50, and 100 krónur
No problem. We'll buy back any notes you have leftover at excellent rates, leaving you with more cash in your pocket (and a tidier desk drawer).
We will buy back up to GBP300 worth of currency per order, as per our terms and conditions.
To request a buy back, email [email protected] with your order number.
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