Bank Holidays in Iceland

Bank holidays in Iceland apply in the whole country. Shops, offices and museums may have limited opening hours or could be closed on these days.

  • 1st January: New Year's Day
  • Maundy Thursday
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Sunday
  • Easter Monday
  • First day of summer (usually the third Thursday in April)
  • 1st May 1st - Labor Day
  • Ascension Day
  • Whit-Sunday
  • Whit-Monday
  • 17th June - National Day
  • First Monday in August - Commerce Day
  • 24th December - Christmas Eve, from noon
  • 25th December - Christmas Day
  • 26th December - Second day of Christmas
  • 31st December - New Year's Eve, from noon