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The City Card

The Reykjavík City Card is the easiest and most inexpensive way to experience our favorite 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 you a free ferry trip to Viðey island and discounts on various tours, in shops, and on services.

Reykjavik City Card 24 hours
ISK 4.000

Reykjavik City Card 48 hours
ISK 5.600

Reykjavik City Card 72 hours
ISK 6.900

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; however, there are fees for children (from the age of 6) on city bus services and on the ferry to Viðey Island (from 7). Note that there are also entrance fees for children (6 and over) at the thermal pools, and from 5 years and over at the Animal Zoo and Family Park


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.

Get to know our favorite city the easy way and save money!


  The City Card offers free entry to:


Ferry to Viðey Island
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).

Reykjavík City Museum – Museum of Photography


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
Harpa – 25% discount on a guided tour of Harpa
Saga Museum - 10% discount off the admission
The Activity Park in Grafarvogur - Minigolf offer 2 for 1 from June - 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 off 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

Thermal pools

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


Company Information

Visit Reykjavik

Kennitala: 530269-7609

City Hall

Tjarnargata 11

101 Reykjavík


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.

Payment methods

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) 

Returns & exchanges

Customers have 24 hours to return or exchange their purchase once a sale has been processed.


Privacy terms

All personal information will be strictly confidential and will not be given or sold to a third party.


Legal notice

These Terms and Conditions are in accordance with Icelandic law.