Keflavík airport (KEF)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Keflavík International Airport, opened on March 23, 1943, is the most important in Iceland and concentrates all international flights in the country. It not only operates flights to major cities in Europe, but also to destinations in North America.

Official Website:

Number of Terminals - 1 - Leif Erikson Terminal, open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 6.1 million passengers went through it during 2022.

Tel: +354 425 6000 - FACEBOOK

There are information desks on both levels of the terminal.


The airport is situated near the city of Keflavík, 50 km (31 miles) southwest of Reykjavík.

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Car rental agencies

There are car rental desks in the Arrivals Hall.

  1. Avis (Tel +354 591 4000 - 4:00 am to 1:00 am)
  2. Budget (Tel +354 562 6060 - 4:00 am to 1:00 am)
  3. Europcar/Bílaleiga Akureyar (Tel +354 461 6000 - 5:30 am to 1:00 am)
  4. Hertz (Tel +354 522 4400 - 5:30 am to 2:00 am)

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Parking services at Keflavík airport (KEF)

Short and long-term car parks and valet parking are available within the airport grounds. E-mail: [email protected]. Prices

P1 & P2 - Short-stay parking on both sides of the terminal. No charge for the first 15 minutes. Electric vehicle charging stations at P2.
P3 - Long-term sector in front of the main building.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance should request it from their airline or travel agent at least 48 hours in advance. Once at the airport, you must notify your arrival at the check-in desk or by calling Tel +354 425 6500. In addition, lifts and adapted toilets are available.

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Latest updates: August 18, 2023