Campervan hire Iceland
Campervan hire Iceland

Campervan Hire in Iceland

Explore thousands of campervans and motorhomes worldwide

Secure early booking discounts now!

Discount Badge
Global Sale! Major Discounts!

For a limited time only!

MCRent motorhomesJustGo MotorhomesApollo camperCruise AmericaEl Monte RVBritzBlacksheepRent Easy camperTouringcars camper
Lowest Price Icon
Lowest price guaranteed

Best prices without any hidden costs

Icon / Payment / Payment / 32px - PrimaryCreated with Sketch.
First installment of only 20%

Conveniently pay in 2 installments

Trustpilot TrustScore
star
star
star
star
star
4.7/5
Facebook Score
star
star
star
star
star
4.7/5
Google Score
star
star
star
star
star
4.7/5

Why should you hire your campervan with campstar?

We are the global one-stop-shop for everything camping related - helping campers all over the world to book their perfect camping experience.

Price Transparency
No booking fees, no hidden costs
International Partners
Trusted brands worldwide
Customer Service
Qualified camping experts

Explore popular pick-up locations for your campervan

Great and hand-picked campstar locations where you can hire your perfect campervan.

tourist

Would you like to hire a campervan near you?

Campstar helps you book your perfect campervan.

Learn more about campstar.

Your advantages when booking a campervan!

Advantages for Campervan Renters

  • tick
    tick
    Hire a campervan near you at no extra cost
  • tick
    tick
    At campstar you'll always find the largest selection of motorhomes
  • tick
    tick
    Add the most beautiful campsites at the best price.
  • tick
    tick
    Be part of our global camping community
  • tick
    tick
    Transparency through numerous camper testimonials

#EXPLOREwithcampstar

Join the Campstar community on social media

100 Customers

have rated Campstar in Iceland

star
star
star
star
star
star
star
star
half star
half star
4,5
Exceptional

73 Customers

have rated Iceland

star
star
star
star
star
star
star
star
half star
half star
4,5
Exceptional

The nearest campervan hire in Iceland

Choose from the best rated campervan hire companies in Iceland

Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
Campsite
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station
RV Station

Campsites in Iceland

RVs in Iceland

Interesting places in Iceland

Are you looking for sightseeing? Discover interesting places in Iceland:

HallgrimskirkjaSolfar (Sun Voyager) SculpturePerlanHarpa - Reykavik Concert Hall and Conference CentreLoft
Reykjavik City HallNational Museum of IcelandAusturvöllurLake TjorninÖskjuhlíð

Recommended campervans in Iceland

Book campervans in Iceland: from 236.15$ per day

Vehicle photo
Suzuki Jimny (Manual) 2015 + Roof Tent

Bogatröð 2, Reykjanesbær , 235

Features
4 Seats
2 Sleeps
7 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:2681 USD
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
1,653USD
Price for 14 days
Promotion iconSave 68.88 USD today
8.3
Very good
Vehicle photo
Go BIG Camper 5-pax

Helluhraun 4, Hafnarfjörður, 220

Features
5 Seats
5 Sleeps
0-4 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:-
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
3,931USD
Price for 14 days
9.8
Exceptional
Vehicle photo
Nomad

18 Fuglavík , Reykjanesbær, 230

Features
4 Seats
4 Sleeps
0-3 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:2131.8 USD
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
4,624USD
Price for 14 days
4.0
Pleasent
Vehicle photo
Motorhome for 6 Luxury

Bogatröð 11, Ásbrú , 262

Features
6 Seats
6 Sleeps
0-4 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:-
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
4,360USD
Price for 14 days
Promotion iconSave 181.66 USD today
9.7
Exceptional
Vehicle photo
Suzuki Jimny (Manual) 2015 + Roof Tent

Bogatröð 2, Reykjanesbær , 235

Features
4 Seats
2 Sleeps
7 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:2681 USD
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
1,653USD
Price for 14 days
Promotion iconSave 68.88 USD today
8.3
Very good
Vehicle photo
Go BIG Camper 5-pax

Helluhraun 4, Hafnarfjörður, 220

Features
5 Seats
5 Sleeps
0-4 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:-
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
3,931USD
Price for 14 days
9.8
Exceptional
Vehicle photo
Nomad

18 Fuglavík , Reykjanesbær, 230

Features
4 Seats
4 Sleeps
0-3 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:2131.8 USD
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
4,624USD
Price for 14 days
4.0
Pleasent
Vehicle photo
Motorhome for 6 Luxury

Bogatröð 11, Ásbrú , 262

Features
6 Seats
6 Sleeps
0-4 Years
Toilet
Shower
Automatic
Service
Deposit:-
Service:Basique
Insurance:Basique
4,360USD
Price for 14 days
Promotion iconSave 181.66 USD today
9.7
Exceptional

Weather and climate in Iceland

Check the weather chart in Iceland to prepare yourself for your trip

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2°C
-3°C
4°C
1°C
5°C
0°C
6°C
1°C
9°C
2°C
11°C
6°C
14°C
10°C
15°C
11°C
11°C
7°C
8°C
3°C
5°C
0°C
3°C
-1°C
January
-3°C
2°C
February
1°C
4°C
March
0°C
5°C
April
1°C
6°C
May
2°C
9°C
June
6°C
11°C
July
10°C
14°C
August
11°C
15°C
September
7°C
11°C
October
3°C
8°C
November
0°C
5°C
December
-1°C
3°C

August is the warmest month of the year in Iceland, with average temperatures reaching 15°C. Meanwhile, the coldest month is January, with average temperatures reaching -3°C.

The rainiest month of the year is September. On the other hand, the smallest rainfall can be expected in January.

7-day weather forecast in Iceland

Check the weather forecast for the next few days in Iceland

FRIDAY19 AUG

Weather type

10°C

9°C

Possiblity or precipitation97%Wind speed23km/h

SATURDAY20 AUG

Weather type

10°C

10°C

Possiblity or precipitation39%Wind speed16km/h

SUNDAY21 AUG

Weather type

11°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation100%Wind speed25km/h

MONDAY22 AUG

Weather type

11°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation90%Wind speed27km/h

TUESDAY23 AUG

Weather type

12°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation79%Wind speed46km/h

WEDNESDAY24 AUG

Weather type

12°C

9°C

Possiblity or precipitation90%Wind speed36km/h

THURSDAY25 AUG

Weather type

11°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation82%Wind speed29km/h

FRIDAY19 AUG

Weather type

10°C

9°C

Possiblity or precipitation97%Wind speed23km/h

SATURDAY20 AUG

Weather type

10°C

10°C

Possiblity or precipitation39%Wind speed16km/h

SUNDAY21 AUG

Weather type

11°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation100%Wind speed25km/h

MONDAY22 AUG

Weather type

11°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation90%Wind speed27km/h

TUESDAY23 AUG

Weather type

12°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation79%Wind speed46km/h

WEDNESDAY24 AUG

Weather type

12°C

9°C

Possiblity or precipitation90%Wind speed36km/h

THURSDAY25 AUG

Weather type

11°C

11°C

Possiblity or precipitation82%Wind speed29km/h

Frequently asked questions

Read the answers to frequently asked questions about Iceland

Campervans in Iceland usually cost 429.50$ per day
A credit card is required for the deposit in most cases. The deposit amount will be blocked on the credit card on site and unblocked when the campervan is properly returned.
Please use our filters on the search results page. With the filter you can filter out providers that allow you to bring pets.
Wild camping is generally prohibited in Iceland. There are a lot of possibilities to park your camper overnight in Iceland - either on a campsite or on a parking lot for campervans.
This depends on the rental company. Most rental companies allow use from the age of 18. Please check the rental conditions of the rental company on the details page.
This is allowed in principle, as long as the instructions for the safe fastening of the child are followed.
You can use your standard driving licence as long as it covers Class B. We advise you to take an international driving licence to complement this.
90 km/h (56 mph) on paved roads in rural areas, 80 km/h (50 mph) on unpaved roads in rural areas, and 30-50 km/h (18-31 mph) in urban areas. We always advise slowing down, especially since you are likely to encounter snowy, icy roads during most of the year.
The best vehicle for an Iceland Northern Lights hunt! Hiring a campervan will allow you to get as far away from the cities as possible. Darkness is key to spotting the Northern Lights on your campervan excursion.
The Northern Lights season in Iceland typically runs from late September to late March.

We collect offers from thousands of partners, including

CampEasy Campervan rental
Geysir Campervan rental
Go campers Campervan rental
Icerental 4x4 Campervan rental

Important information and facts about Iceland

The country

Iceland - a volcanic island in the northwest of Europe. This island seems so far away and yet so close. Not only the impressive horses feel at home in Iceland. No, the camper in his campervan has also discovered nature and tranquillity for himself.
This beautiful island also has a lot of water. There are large waterfalls and lakes here. The waterfalls in Iceland are even among the most energetic in Europe!
The island in the North Atlantic was once not very overgrown. Flora and fauna were adapted to the circumstances. But the population did something about it. So today you can hardly take your eyes off the surroundings and the animals.
One of the greatest natural wonders can also be observed from Iceland. If you want to hire a campervan in Iceland, look for a secluded spot at dusk. Park the campervan and marvel at the fabulous dancing northern lights.
It is also worth mentioning that Iceland has beautiful and impressive glaciers. Due to global warming, these are also dwindling, but they are still majestic to behold. The largest glacier in Europe is in Iceland!
You might think that you don't need a swimsuit in Iceland. This is far from the case! The towel should be ready in the caravan. Because — Iceland is also called the land of hot springs. Some are man-made, but the water in them is of natural origin.
The land of opposites - the fire and the ice!

The season

Iceland has a cool oceanic climate all year round. When hiring a campervan in Iceland, make sure that heating is available. The north of the region is the driest. Consider renting a gazebo to sit outside in front of your campervan at any time.

The months differ as follows:

From mid-June to the end of August is high summer. These months are particularly suitable for renting a campervan. The temperatures are between 7° degrees and 15° degrees. Tourism comes alive during this time. So you have many excursion possibilities during your trip with the campervan.
Autumn starts in September and goes until November. During these months, the temperatures are somewhat lower than in summer. It gets dark sooner in the evening. The advantage of renting a campervan at this time is that most of the tourism has already left the island. This gives you even more peace and quiet in nature.
Winter is from November to April. But even in winter, temperatures rarely drop below -3° Celsius. Hiring a campervan in Iceland at this time of year means that you can do numerous winter sports. The chance of seeing the northern lights is also very high here.
From April to mid-June is spring in Iceland. These months are ideal for renting a campervan if you want to watch nature awaken. However, you should be aware that the highland roads are not yet accessible by camper, just as they are in winter.

Routes and special destinations in Iceland

Hiring a campervan, especially in Iceland, means that you can travel very flexibly. The places you can rent are always available in sufficient numbers. So you can travel with your camper without having booked in advance. Renting a caravan also has the advantage, especially in the autumn and winter months, that you always have your home with you. Because as soon as the summer is over and the tourists leave the island, many hotels and restaurants close. The main advantage of Hiring a campervan in Iceland is that you can enjoy togetherness during the romantic and cosy hours, especially when the northern lights are visible. Once you are ready to rent a campervan, you can start planning your trip.

Here is a suggestion for exploring the entire island by campervan:

This route takes you once around the island. Iceland is not so big that you need different routes. The important thing is that you can explore the whole island with all its sights.
The highland roads, which are difficult to drive on in a campervan, are not included here. Not every campervan, not every driver and not every season is suitable for driving a camper. If you would like to take such a route on your trip, you should check the weather forecast on site.

1. Reykjavik

This is the capital of Iceland. The best thing to do is to park your campervan outside the city. There is a well-signposted park and ride area. From there you can easily get to the city centre by bus.
The town captivates with its charm. There is a large shopping mile where you can browse in a wide variety of boutiques.
Only a few minutes away from the capital, the first absolute sight awaits you. The volcano crater amazes campers as soon as they arrive in Iceland. Because here you go up in a gondola. If you want to experience an incomparable adventure, you can then descend into the volcanic cave from a good 120 metres!

2. Hellnar

This small, tranquil place is part of the Westfjords, a peninsula in Iceland. Here you have a wonderful view of nature and a wide view over the lands.
It is not unusual to be greeted by a "flying penguin" on arrival. For this is where these birds, that are part of the parrot family, come ashore to breed. Renting a campervan and exploring this area of Iceland is a real dream. So, you can watch the birds, which are dressed like a penguin and have a bright beak, from your campervan with binoculars.
This is also a beautiful spot to see the northern lights in the dark. Iceland has a very low level of light pollution. So, you can watch this spectacle of nature from your campervan when the sky is clear.

3. Brekkulækur

It is not even a town. More like a small settlement. But here you can see what it means to hire a campervan in Iceland. For here you will find a sensational horse farm with the typical horses of the island, the Icelanders. If you dare, you can take a guided tour with these gentle and playful animals and thus get in touch with horse and nature. The camper van can be parked at the farm.

4. Akureyri

This is the second largest town in Iceland. There is a wide range of great campsites where the campervan can be parked.
It is worth hiring one of the guided boat tours here. Because there you get the unique chance to experience whales almost within reach. The large sea creatures love the cold water off the coast.
In addition, you can visit many sights from the place. It is worth renting an off-road car and driving to the sulphur lake of Askja. This is not an easy route to take, but it is worth the journey. Once there, you will be overwhelmed by a lake with partly turquoise shimmering water. You can also see smaller waterfalls.
The advantage of hiring a campervan in Iceland is that you can manage your own time. So, you certainly need a little more in this beautiful place. For another hit is the excursion from the campervan to the natural bath of Mývatn. Here you can relax optimally in a warm spring and let the fresh air and the surroundings take effect on you.

5. Fáskrúðsfjörður

This small settlement is situated right by the water. It serves as a starting point for great sightseeing. You will find beautiful campsites for your camper van in the middle of untouched nature. As the village has a partnership with a French town, it is worth visiting the French Museum.
Looking inland, you can already see the mighty glacier. It wants to be explored. A guided bike tour is ideal for this. You can rent a bike at the campsite. But you should not be without a guide. It is easy to get lost in the terrain.
Vatnajökull National Park is also not far away. Here you can take a long walk through the beautiful nature of Iceland. To fortify yourself after the round, there is a small restaurant in the village. This way you can get an insight into Icelandic cuisine.

Good to know about Iceland

Renting a campervan in Iceland involves travelling. The usual way is by plane. There is an airport near the starting point in Reykjavik that brings tourists to Iceland from all over the world.
Renting a campsite has become indispensable in Iceland. In the past, you were still allowed to camp in the wild. But now so many people travel around the country in caravans that the government has banned it and also imposes heavy fines for non-compliance.
Alcohol is expensive in this country. So if you want to have a drink in the evening, it is advisable to buy something directly at the airport. This is rarely available in supermarkets in the towns, or it is very overpriced.
The currency in Iceland is the króna. It is therefore advisable to exchange some of your money before entering the country. But technology is also advanced in Iceland. You can pay almost everywhere with your credit card.
Caution is advised when choosing roads in Iceland. Although there is only one main road around the beautiful island, Ring Road No.1, there are small ones branching off from it. The so-called F-roads are the highland tracks. These should only be driven on with four-wheel drive vehicles. In winter, these roads are closed.
Icelanders believe in trolls and magic. It is not uncommon to see stones stacked on top of each other. Adding to these towers brings good luck. People are asked to add a stone.
If you stop at a deserted rest area, you will often find a tightly closed plastic box. This is how Icelanders try to express their hospitality. The boxes often contain non-perishable food and homemade jam. For a few króna you can take this with you. On the other hand, binoculars are often available to borrow!
Renting a campervan in Iceland is a journey through nature that becomes an unforgettable holiday!

You can find further tips for your trip to Iceland in our blog article: Tips for a Campervan trip to Iceland

Get inspired to experience a great adventure in Iceland