A Bicycle Tour around Iceland: The West Fjords and clockwise around the Ring Road

Some facts and figures about our trip


We started and finished the trip at KeflavÝk Airport, which is in the south west near ReykjavÝk

The total distance that we cycled was 2200 km.

The trip took 23 days, which includes two rest days, at an average distance of 105 km per cycling day.

The longest distance in one day was 168 km, from Mřvatn to Egilssta­ir. This took about 12 hours.

There was one ferry crossing, from Stykkishˇlmur to BrjßnslŠkur in the West Fjords.

We rode through a 6 km tunnel, south of ═safj÷r­ur, and a 1300 m tunnel north of H÷fn. Both were well lit.


Route 1 north of H÷fn

Route 1 north of H÷fn