They are smaller than the buses currently used.

Self-Driving Buses in Iceland by 2023?

News Tagged with “Public Transport”

Best to Buy Bus Cards and Tickets Online

20 Mar 2020 The bus company Strætó has announced its intention to close its reception at Hestháls 14, Reykjavík, starting March 23.

Strætó Cancels Many Buses, Due to Weather

24 Oct 2019 The blizzard in North and East Iceland today and the gale in Southeast Iceland affect bus schedules in these parts of the country.

Participants rode their bikes along Miklabraut.

Car Free Day in Pictures

23 Sep 2019 The World Car Free Day was celebrated worldwide yesterday.

Eyþór Máni Stefánsson, Kormákur Atli Unnþórsson and Pétur Magnús Pétursson.

Bike Share Service Opens in Reykjavík

13 Sep 2019 A bike share service, called Framúrskarandi, opened in Reykjavík on Tuesday.

Air Iceland Connect aircraft.

Change Ahead in Domestic Flight

29 Aug 2019 Measures must be taken to improve the business environment for domestic flight - one of the most important means of transport in Iceland.

This is what Hlemmur square may look like in the future.

Pedestrian Zone Planned at Hlemmur

5 May 2019 There are plans to create a large pedestrian zone around Hlemmur square in Reykjavík.

Bus rides are free today in Reykjavík.

Free Bus Today for Air Quality

8 Apr 2019 Strætó bus service offers free rides in Reykjavík today.

Strætó bus routes now on Google Maps

24 Sep 2018 You can now find the Strætó, Icelandic bus routes on Google Maps. Google Maps public transport systems feature data from 18 thousand cities worldwide.

The train will be powered by electricity

Next step taken towards a train system in Reykjavik

7 Jun 2017 The new trains will be powered by electricity. During rush hour the planned frequency of rides will be 5-7 minutes. The municipalities of the capital area have already sent a letter to the government, asking for their support in funding the project.

Car Free Day: Bus travel in Reykjavik free today

22 Sep 2016 Today, 22 September, is Car Free Day and bus company Strætó is providing free bus transport throughout the Greater Reykjavik area.

Bieber enjoying a cold dip in Iceland last year.

Free bus travel to Bieber Iceland concerts

7 Sep 2016 Anybody with a ticket to one of Justin Bieber’s upcoming concerts in Iceland will enjoy free bus travel within Greater Reykjavik after 2pm tomorrow and Friday.

Photo: Sigurður Bogi Sævarsson

Bus fares to rise from 1 March

8 Feb 2016 A single ticket for travel on Iceland’s Strætó bus lines will cost ISK 420 (approx. €3) from 1 March, a 5% increase on the current price.

Photo: Golli

More ways to pay for bus travel on your phone

24 Nov 2015 Users of the Strætó app can from today, as well as buying single tickets, also pay for monthly passes and season tickets.

Most buses are already Wi-Fi enabled.

4G Wi-Fi on Strætó buses

24 Sep 2015 Most buses are already Wi-Fi enabled and the remaining ones are expected to be completed over the next few weeks.


Clear sky


-2 °C


Later today

-2 °C

Light snow


-2 °C

Warning: Yellow Orange More