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Keflavik Airport is the primary gateway to Iceland. The airport is located 50 km south-west of Reykjavik on the Reykjanes peninsula and provides a vital transport link for both passengers and freight.


The airport is the primary international airport for Reykjavík Capital Area witch is the country's largest and most populated city and currently home to 217.711 people. The whole population of Iceland was 348.450 on January 1st 2018.

Reykjavik is a vibrant city that is surrounded by incredible landscapes and, where countless adventures beckon and host of natural wonders await. The main tourist attractions in south west Iceland, such as Geyser hot springs, Blue lagoon and Gullfoss waterfall can be reached by within 2 hours by car from the city. Countless other magical tourist attractions await in other parts of Iceland, such as the exciting North and East Iceland, that can be reach from Reykjavik Domestic Airport within 1 hour flight.

The Icelandic economy has been showing strong growth in GDP from 2012 with7.4% growth in 2016 and 3.6% growth in 2017.

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