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.
The Plane Wreck Shuttle parking by route nr1
~10 min each way
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The iconic DC3 plane wreck
Only a short walk
- Transfer to / from the plane wreck
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