The Plane Wreck Shuttle
Hop aboard the Plane Wreck shuttle for the 4 km (2.5 mi) to the airplane wreckage. The shuttle is available 7 days a week between 10 and 17.
Tour code: AG801
DC-3 airplane and the black beach of Sólheimasandur
Why walk for almost two hours round trip when you can take a fast and convenient shuttle to the Sólheimasandur plane wreck? This time saving option takes 10 -15 minutes one way and guarantees you a ride back at your allotted time. After you have explored the famous DC plane wreck and the nearby black sand beach (about 500 m one way), you can relax in the shuttle as we transport you back to your vehicle.
The shuttle runs frequently from the Sólheimasandur parking lot from 10:00 from the Sólheimasandur parking area, and the shuttle is available 7 days a week. The last departure is at 17:00 (dependent on daylight hours)
The parking area is located 6 km east of Skógar (3km east of Sólheimajökull) and 27 km west of Vík, by Ring Road nr one. Please see map for details.
~ 10 min each way
The Plane Wreck Shuttle parking by route nr 1
No minimum age
The iconic DC3 plane wreck
Only a short walk
- Transfer to / from the plane wreck