Reykjavik - Post Report Question and Answers

Are credit cards widely accepted and safe to use locally? Are ATMs common and do you recommend using them? Are they safe to use?

Yes, people use CC for even a candy bar. ATMs also safe. - Sep 2021

Credit cards are used everywhere for everything. - Nov 2017

Credit cards for just about everything. You can use cash if you must but you'll get funny looks. - Jun 2015

You can buy a pack of gum here with an ATM card - people use them for everything. - Feb 2013

Icelanders use credit cards for everything. ATMs are widely available in Reykjavik and work just like in the US. - Jul 2011


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