Hafnarfjordur Tourism, Iceland

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Hafnarfjörður is a port town and municipality located on the southwest coast of Iceland, about 10 km (6 mi) south of Reykjavík. It is the third-most populous city in Iceland, after Reykjavík and Kópavogur. As the third largest city, Hafnarfjörður has established local industry and a variety of urban activities, with annual festival events.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Hafnarfjordur, Iceland. Explore Hafnarfjordur travel guide before you plan your trip here. When planning a trip to Hafnarfjordur, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Reykjavik. Attractions in Reykjavik include Geysir, Kerid, Paradisarhellir Cave. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Keflavik International Airport. A holiday in Hafnarfjordur can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Hafnarfjordur*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hafnarfjordur

    Know the pollution level of Hafnarfjordur before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 11.22 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 4.55 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 21.59 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.41 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 2.84 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 19.32 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 6.38 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.84 (Low)
  • Hafnarfjordur: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hafnarfjordur for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hafnarfjordur.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.99 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.95 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19.55 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.03 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 14.55 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 23.39 (Low)
    • Attacks 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 35.09 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.6 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76.15 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.45 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.92 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.42 (Low)
  • Living in Hafnarfjordur - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hafnarfjordur is 185.66 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 77.58 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.26 (High)
    • Pollution Index 14.02 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.61 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 124.25 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 65.63 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.74 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 95.45 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hafnarfjordur

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hafnarfjordur

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.01 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 77.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 168.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 143.46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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