10 Useful Phrases in Icelandic

Impress your travel companions by learning these super-easy phrases in Icelandic. The locals will appreciate your effort too!

Nína Þorkelsdóttir
27. June 2017

You may be aware of the fact that most Icelandic people speak quite good English. I hardly doubt that you will encounter any difficulties communicating with the locals, as long as you speak English. 

Hopefully, this fact won’t discourage you from trying to express yourself in Icelandic! Here are some useful phrases that you can use in restaurants, asking directions or simply to bid good day.

If you are confused about the pronounciation, you can read my article about the “special letters” in Icelandic first.