Iceland Visa Information

Updated: 27th September 2023

Visa Requirements

UK, AUS, NZ, USA and CAN passport holders do not require a visa at present to enter Iceland for touristic purposes for a stay of up to 90 days.

For passport holders of other nationalities not included here, please check the Project Visa website for more information.

Iceland Visa Information for

South African Residents

South African passport holders can obtain a visa prior to arrival for touristic purposes, for a stay of up to 90 days. Please note that there is no Iceland Embassy in South Africa, you will need to apply at the Royal Danish Embassy in Pretoria.

Embassy of Denmark
iParioli Office Park
Block B2 1166 Park Street
Hatfield 0083
South Africa
Phone +27 (0) 12 430 9340

Visa Procurement

Please be advised that visa requirements are subject to change and that visa procurement is the responsibility of the traveler and not On The Go Tours, therefore it is essential that you check current visa requirements with the embassy before travel. Please also ensure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months from your planned date of departure from Iceland.

See Also

Check out the following handy information to help plan your visit to Iceland:

Best Time to Visit - climate and seasons in Iceland
Best Places to Visit - know where to go in Iceland
Top Travel Tips - what to expect of the food and info on money and time
Blue Lagoon Vs Sky Lagoon - compare the two
Iceland Packing List - what to take with you on tour
Traveler Reviews - see why our passengers love our Iceland tours
Spotting the Northern Lights - everything you need to know about the Aurora Borealis and how best to see them when in Iceland
The Golden Circle - our guide to Iceland's most famous tour route
Whale Watching - discover when and where it's best to go whale watching in Iceland
Iceland Video Lounge - the Land of Fire and Ice captured from behind the lens

Iceland Trip Styles