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Information in English

Information on road condition and the weather is updated frequently on the webpage during the day, especially during winter.

Further information on road conditions is available via tel. 1777 (if problems use tel. +354 522 1100), which is open 8-16 in summer and 6:30-22 in winter.

The number in Iceland to call for in case of an emergency is 112.


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Ný tenging Bláalónsvegar

28.2.2024 : Road to Blue Lagoon open

Grindavíkurvegur (43) is now open from Reykjanesbraut (41) all the way to Bláalónsvegur (426) or the Blue Lagoon Road. Part of Grindavíkurvegur is now built over the new lava and that part is a gravel road. It is not allowed to stop there or elsewhere on the way. It is very dangerous to walk on new lava and it is illegal to do so.
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Nesvegur viðgerð

14.11.2023 : All roads to Grindavík are closed

All roads to the town of Grindavík are closed and traffic is prohibited. Due to earthquakes and the risk of volcanic eruption the town has been evacuated and the roads towards town are closed. Follow infotraffic.is or umferdin.is for all relevant information. Or call 1777.
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The weather on Reykjanesbraut.

30.12.2022 : Possible closure of Reykjanesbraut tonight

Those who have booked flights on the morning of New Year's Day are encouraged to pay close attention to umferdin.is and to airline flight schedules. The weather is expected to be bad in most places in the South and Southwest, including the capital area. Traffic will be slow and roads may be closed.

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