Public transport should be used where it is available. Riding on a bus can be a much more comfortable journey than driving yourself and it is certainly more environmentally friendly. 

There is a continuing discussion going on now about how to encourage people to step out of the private car and use public transport. After students were given free bus fares in several municipalities the buses were again fill of people which was seen as a very positive development.

See information on the public transportation system of Reykjavík at

May 19, 2014
Guðrún Arndís Tryggvadóttir, Samband Íslendskra Sveitarfélaga, Strætó bs „Almenningssamgöngur“, Náttú May 19, 2014 URL: [Skoðað:May 5, 2021]
Efni má nota eða vitna í samkvæmt almennum venjum sé heimilda getið með slóð eða fullri tilvitnun hér að ofan.
skrifað: June 26, 2007
breytt: May 19, 2014