Keflavík International Airport

Airport code: KEF

The Leifur Eiríksson International Air Terminal is located within the U.S. naval-base area at Keflavík Airport. It is situated about 50 km (31 miles) from Reykjavik. Due to Iceland's geographical location, the airport is open 24 hours per day. The largest part of civil aviation via Keflavík Airport uses the Terminal as its go-through-point.

All retail sale and services operated in the departure hall are located within the duty-free zone and are, therefore, duty- and tax-free.

Lost something on board?

When personal property is lost on board an aircraft flying from Iceland, or at the arrival/departure hall at a foreign airport, please contact the airport directly.
When personal property is lost on board flying to Iceland, please contact

When personal property is lost in the arrival/departure hall at Keflavík airport, please contact
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Airport information

Terminal: 1

Recommended check in time: 2,5 hours before departure. 

Please note: Check in closes 45 minutes before departure. 

Priority Check-in is located at the Icelandair check-in counters 40-42.

Self-service check-in kiosks are located at the departure hall at Keflavik airport. Passengers can check-in by themselves and if travelling with baggage there is special Baggage Drop Off Desk in the Departure Hall.


Keflavík International Airport


From May 18 to October 2 the Icelandair Saga Lounge is open 24/7, from October 3 to May 17 it is open from 5:30 to 17:30.