Gas Stations in Iceland
If you want to make the most of your trip to Iceland and see all the beautiful locations on your own speed, the best way is to rent a car and drive around yourself. With renting a car in Iceland you will have the freedom to explore all the locations that are on your bucket list, and even some hidden gems.
If you decide to rent a car and take a road trip in Iceland you will most likely need to refuel at some point. The worst thing that could happen to you on your road trip is that you will be stuck in the middle of nowhere. That could mean spending some precious time trying to get to the nearest gas station. If you are wondering where to fill up your car and if you will make it to the next gas station or not, it is best to have a map with all gas stations in Iceland. This map includes all gas stations in Iceland and we highly recommend that you download it to your phone before arriving to Iceland. The distance between gas stations in Iceland can be around 70 – 100 kilometers. Therefor it’s necessary to know exactly where you will find the next gas station. The map will show you locations of each gas station in Iceland.
- Have a chip and pin card. The self-service stations require you to have a chip and pin card to authorize the payment.
- Get a prepaid gas card. If you don’t have a chip and pin card, stop for gas near Reykjavík and buy a prepaid gas card. Many gas stations around the country are unmanned.
- Drive safe. The weather in Iceland can be very unpredictable. We always recommend that you check the weather forecast and the road conditions before you head out for the day.
- Bring snacks. When you are going for a long drive have some snacks with you.
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