Iceland is part of Europe with main city at
Reykjavík. Its Developed country with a
population of 334K people. The main currency is Iceland Krona. The languages
spoken are Icelandic. the Republic of Iceland is the formal name of Iceland It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developed 🌤️ ~-2.31 °C 🌧 ~92.87 mm 👨👩👦👦 334K people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise normal safety precautions
We've reviewed our travel advice for Iceland. The level hasn't changed - exercise normal safety precautions.
issued date: July 16, 2019
Iceland uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Icelandic
💱 Currencies Used
Iceland uses the Icelandic króna (symbol: kr), code ISK.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000 and 500 krónur. Króna is subdivided into 100 eyrirs. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 10, 5 and 1 krónur.
Widely accepted Credit cards are widely accepted within Iceland (at hotels, shops, and restaurants, travel agencies, car-rental agencies etc.). Visa, MasterCard and Maestro are the most widely accepted. American Express is less common. Diners Club is pretty rare. Discover, JCB, UnionPay and RuPay are unknown.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Iceland. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Iceland. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts usually include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.