The City Card
The Reykjavík City Card is the easiest and most inexpensive way to experience our favourite city!
The Reykjavík City Card offers free entry to a great selection of museums and galleries, all swimming pools in Reykjavík, and free unlimited travel by bus within the Reykjavik Capital Area (it does not include the bus nr. 55 to the airport as that leaves the Capital). In addition, the card also gives discounts on various tours, in shops, and on services.
Reykjavik City Card 24 hours
Reykjavik City Card 48 hours
Reykjavik City Card 72 hours
Admission to the museums is free for those under 18 years of age. A small fee may apply for city bus services, the thermal pools, and the Reykjavík Family Park and Zoo, depending on the age of the child.
It is worth mentioning, that senior visitors (67+) do not pay admission to the Reykjavík Thermal Pools. In addition, The National Museum, The Culture House, and the National Gallery of Iceland offer seniors (67+) a 50% discount on admission.
* The cards must be used consecutively, for example, if a 48-hour card starts at 12 PM it is valid until 12 PM 48 hours later.
Get to know our favourite city the easy way and save money!
The City Card offers free entry to:
National Gallery of Iceland
National Museum of Iceland
Reykjavik City Buses
Reykjavík City Museum – Árbær Open Air museum
Reykjavík City Museum – Maritime Museum (City card is not valid for entry to Óðinn Coast Guard Vessel).
Ferry to Viðey Island
Reykjavík City Museum – The Settlement Exhibition
The Reykjavík Art Museum – Ásmundarsafn
The Reykjavík Art Museum – Hafnarhús
The Reykjavík Art Museum – Kjarvalsstaðir
Reykjavík City thermal pools
Reykjavík Zoo and Family Park
The Culture House
Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum
Ásgrímur Jónsson Collection
The City Card offers discounts at:
Aurora Reykjavík – 50% discount at the Northern Lights Centre
Saga Museum - 10% discount on the admission
The Activity Park in Grafarvogur - Minigolf offer 2 for 1 from June to August
The Cinema, at the Old Harbour - 20% off admission
The Iceland Expo Pavillion, 360°cinematic experience - 20% discount
The Icelandic Phallological Museum – 20% discount on the admission
The Iceland Symphony Orchestra - 10 % off the ticket price to weekly concerts and open rehearsals
Whales of Iceland, A Giant Experience - 30% off admission
Restaurants & Cafés
Fish Company - 10% off the menu
Geysir Bistro - 10% off the menu
Hannesarholt restaurant- 10% off the menu
Kopar – 10% off the menu
Lebowski Bar - 10% off the menu, Happy Hour
from 4 - 7 every day
MAR - 15% off the menu
Ning‘s - 10% off the menu
Pho Vietnamese restaurant - 10% off the menu
Restaurant Reykjavík - 10% off the menu
Rossopomodoro - 10% off the menu
Seafood Grill - 10% off the menu
Shops & Tours
Handknitting Association – buy a knitted sweater & get Varma socks free
Systur & Makar - 10% off all items
Elding Whale Watching – 10% discount off all tours
Gray Line Iceland – 25% off Greater Area Reykjavík Sightseeing tour (AH10)
Reykjavík Bike & Segway Tours - 10% off Classic
Reykjavik Bike Tour; Reykjavik Segway Tour & Bike rentals
Season Tours - 10% discount off Golden Circle Tour
Special Tours Wildlife Adventures – 10% discount off tours
Kópavogur Thermal Pools - Kópavogslaug & Salalaug - 50% off admission
Hafnarfjörður Thermal Pools - Sundhöll Hafnarfjarðar, Ásvallalaug & Suðurbæjarlaug - 2 for 1 off admission
Seltjarnarnes Thermal Pool - 50% off admission
Terms & Conditions
Visit Reykjavík reserves the right to cancel orders, e.g. due to incorrect price information or discontinuation of product types without notice. The right to confirm orders by telephone is reserved.
Visit Reykjavík uses Borgun payment gateway to receive payment. We accept the following credit and debit cards:
Terms of service and delivery
Buyers receive a voucher via email and can then pick up the City Card at the following locations:
- Reykjavík Art Museum Ásmundarsafn
- Reykjavík Art Museum Hafnarhús,
- Reykjavík Art Museum Kjarvalsstaðir
- Reykjavík City Museum Árbær Open Air Museum
- Reykjavík City Museum Maritime Museum
- Reykjavík City Museum Museum of Photography
- Reykjavík City Museum The Settlement Exhibition
- Whats’on Tourist Information
- Reykjavík City Hall (closed during weekends)
- Reykjavík's Service Center Borgartún (closed during weekends)
Bookings are fully refundable up to the time of the event
All personal information will be strictly confidential and will not be given or sold to a third party.
These Terms and Conditions are in accordance with Icelandic law.