Iceland - IS

Name Iceland (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes IS / ISL
Continent Europe
Continent code EU
Capital Reykjavik
Area 10025
DD coordinates 64.931276 / -19.021170
DMS coordinates 64°55'52.59" N / -19°01'16.21" W
UTM coordinates 27W 593542.78257577 7202258.8679518
Total cities 65
Flag of Iceland

Iceland on map

Iceland is a part of the Europe continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Iceland, is IS.

It's territory covers an area of 10025 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland. On nationwide level, Icelandic is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Icelanders. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather right-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 12898 km of roadways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 354 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use ISK as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Iceland live according to the Atlantic/Reykjavik time zone, which is also the one used in Reykjavik.

More about Iceland

Official languages Icelandic
Nationalities Icelanders
Road traffic Right
Domain zone .is
Phone codes 354
Currencies ISK
Life expectancy males Ø 81,3 years
Life expectancy females Ø 84,5 years
Birthrate 12,0 ‰
Deathrate 6,4 ‰
Males/Females 50,2%/49,8%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 10969,9 M $
Importations 9780,8 M $
Budget deficit 522 M $
Tourism receipts 3,13 bn $
Gross debt 12454 M $
Unemployment rate 5,0%
Inflation rate 3,01%
Corruption index 75 (good)
Energy consumption 17,7 bn kWh

Land use

1% Urban areas 1024 km²
19% Agricultural areas 19230 km²
0% Forest 505 km²
0% Water areas 2750 km²
80% Others 82241 km²


Roadways 12898 km
Commercial harbors 37
Airports 83

Iceland cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 65):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
NZL Flag of New Zealand New Zealand Oceania Wellington 17513 km
NFK Flag of Norfolk Island Norfolk Island Oceania Kingston 15994 km
AUS Flag of Australia Australia Oceania Canberra 15308 km
NCL Flag of New Caledonia New Caledonia Oceania Noumea 15140 km
ATA Flag of Antarctica Antarctica Antarctica - 15036 km
TON Flag of Tonga Tonga Oceania - 14852 km
ATF Flag of French Southern Territories French Southern Territories Antarctica - 14756 km
FJI Flag of Fiji Fiji Oceania Suva 14563 km
VUT Flag of Vanuatu Vanuatu Oceania Port Vila 14490 km
NIU Flag of Niue Niue Oceania - 14477 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
FRO Flag of Faroe Islands Faroe Islands Europe - 687 km
GRL Flag of Greenland Greenland North America Nuuk 1114 km
GBR Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom Europe London 1362 km
IRL Flag of Ireland Ireland Europe - 1412 km
IMN Flag of Isle of Man Isle of Man Europe - 1434 km
NOR Flag of Norway Norway Europe Oslo 1726 km
SWE Flag of Sweden Sweden Europe Stockholm 1810 km
DNK Flag of Denmark Denmark Europe Copenhagen 1833 km
GGY Flag of Guernsey Guernsey Europe - 1971 km
NLD Flag of Netherlands Netherlands Europe Amsterdam 1972 km

There are many ways to find how far is Iceland (IS) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Iceland to Haversine
North pole 2788 km 1732 mil
Equator 7382 km 4587 mil
South pole 17228 km 10705 mil
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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Iceland and New Zealand is 17513 kilometers or 10882 miles.
The most smallest distances between Iceland and Faroe Islands is 687 kilometers or 427 miles.
We found information about 65 cities.
The capital of IS is Reykjavik with population in 2021 over 128793 people.
The area of Iceland (IS) is 10025 square kilometers.
Yes, Iceland is part of the continent of Europe.
Official name of IS is The Republic of Iceland.
Iceland has approximately 83 airports.