Experience the magic of Iceland on a tour in a hire car. Keflavik as a starting point offers the best possibilities for exploring the volcanic island on your own. In search of fjords, hot geysers and volcanoes, you can also sight Iceland's famous horses, reindeer and puffins.
Discover Keflavik’s cultural highlights by car. And don’t forget, you can drive directly in your hire car to the Blue Lagoon in the hinterland of the old Viking town.
You can easily reach any destination in and around Keflavik in a hire car from TUI Cars. Your car rental office in Keflavik Airport is easy to find.
A journey between fire and ice
An exciting round trip in your hire car takes you through the rugged terrain of Iceland and is an experience that you will not forget. An absolute must is a visit to Hekla, a stratovolcano and one of the most active volcanos on Iceland. On a day trip with Keflavik as your starting point, you can drive to Hekla in two hours in your hire car.
Once there, you will discover a lava landscape best explored on foot. Before returning to Keflavik take a detour to the Blue Lagoon for a crowning conclusion of your day trip. The absolutely fascinating blue-shimmering salt water lagoon lies only 30 km from Keflavik and is a natural geothermal bath that simply begs you to relax and enjoy.
Discover Keflavik by car: traffic etc.
If you would like to hire a car in Keflavik, here are a few tips. It’s a good idea to check out the weather and the road conditions before you start driving. There are many places where you will encounter gravel roads on your journey in your hire car. Be sure to stick to the speed limit of 80 km/h.
Sometimes the streets of Keflavik are narrow and hilly and often shared with four-legged creatures. Therefore, headlights must be switched on at all times throughout the year in the hire car. As you only need to present a national driving licence, you can drive off immediately. Discover Keflavik and its surroundings in a hire car. Iceland is waiting for you.