Reykjavik - Post Report Question and Answers

How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

Pouch. - Sep 2021


Pouch takes 2-3 weeks or you can use the local mail, which is reliable. - Nov 2017


Diplomatic pouch, which usually takes two weeks in one direction. - Jun 2015


We have dip pouch for incoming mail, but we need to use click-and-ship USPS for outgoing packages. Outgoing letters can be sent through the Icelandic post and will probably make it back to the US way faster than the pouch. - Feb 2013


This is a pouch only post, and standard pouch restrictions apply. It takes about 2 weeks for incoming mail. For outgoing mail to the US most people use the regular Icelandic postal service, which is completely reliable and MUCH faster than the pouch. - Jul 2011


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