For letters and regular mail

  • Pósturinn is the nationwide postal service in Iceland, operating branches throughout Iceland.

See list of branches

See list of postal codes in Iceland

  • Posturinn delivers mail both domestically and overseas

  • Posturinn's main branch is located at Pósthússtræti 3-5 in Reykjavík.

  • Stamps can be bought in most bookshops, petrol stations and Nóatún (grocery shops). Pósturinn sells stamps in its branches and online

  • When moving house (or relocating) it is necessary to notify Pósturinn. This can be done through Posturinn's website

Parcels and express courier service

Posturinn delivers parcels and larger objects both domestically and overseas. In addition there are other services available in Iceland specialising in delivering registered letters, express courier service, delivery of parcels, and so on, such as DHL, TNT and UPS.

Household effects and large objects

Landflutningar and Flytjandi both offer services for the transportation of household effects and large objects, both domestically and internationally.

Panel trucks can be ordered with Sendibílastöðin and Nýja sendibílastöðin among other services if the relocation takes place within the Greater capital area or between districts in the larger towns in Iceland.