The Northern Lights are a magical sight, and you'll have the best chance to see them when Icelandic sky goes dark in the winter months.

Take advantage of Icelandair's latest fare sale to its hometown hub of Reykjavik (KEF) departing from a number U.S and Canadian airports and grab a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis in person. Discounted fares start at just $323 roundtrip for these fall and winter flight deals.

Travel Availability

  • Travel Period: October 14, 2019 - March 28, 2020.
  • Travel Days of the Week: Daily (dependent on departure city)
  • Blackout Dates: December 13, 2019 - January 5, 2020.

In most cases, departures are valid on Monday and Tuesday, with returns open on Wednesday through Fridays.

There is no minimum stay requirement listed, but you may need to stay at least 7-days for a return flight at the sale price.

Sale Period

Tickets at the listed sale prices must be purchased by 9:59 pm ET, on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.

Nonstop Sale Fares

Chicago-ORD to Reykjavik $323 roundtrip

Washington DC-IAD to Reykjavik $323 roundtrip

Toronto to Reykjavik $356/473CAD roundtrip

Newark to Reykjavik $363 roundtrip

New York-JFK to Reykjavik $363 roundtrip

Boston to Reykjavik $363 roundtrip

Minneapolis to Reykjavik $388 roundtrip

Denver to Reykjavik $423 roundtrip

Seattle to Reykjavik $423 roundtrip

Vancouver to Reykjavik $423/562CAD roundtrip

San Francisco to Reykjavik $466 roundtrip

Orlando to Reykjavik $553 roundtrip


Icelandair's Economy Light fares only include a standard-sized carry-on bag plus one personal item. Checked bag fees apply. If you need to check bags, consider paying for the standard Economy fare, which includes one free checked bag.

Seat Assignments

You may choose your own assignments from standard economy class seats that are still available at no extra charge.

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One-Way Fares

This sale also includes the ability to purchase reduced one-way fares to Reykjavik (KEF) ranging from $149 to $289 OW.

Example Booking

Searching Icelandair's site, I found flights departing Chicago ORD on Tuesday, January 14, and returning from Reykjavik KEF on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, for $323 roundtrip.

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