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Simply Travel

Our Standard and Flex fares come with flexibility – you can change your flight booking until the day of departure. Note that Economy Light tickets issued on or after April 4 2022 (based on the most recent ticketing date) cannot be changed.

Our Flex fares (Economy Flex and Saga Premium Flex) also come with the option of a refund on your flight if your plans change.


What is Simply Travel?

We know that travel has become more complicated in the last few years. ‘Simply Travel’ is the name we’ve given for all the initiatives we’ve introduced to help you feel good about returning to travel.

Simply book – Flexibility if you need to change your flight booking.

Simply know more – Web tools for up-to-date information on travel rules and requirements.

Simply upload – Upload your COVID-19 documents online and travel with peace of mind.

Simply responsible – The measures we take around health and safety.

Simply reassuring – How we can help if your flight is canceled, or you fall sick.

Simply covered – Add cancellation protection to your booking.

Simply book

Our fares have different levels of flexibility – date changes are permitted for certain fares (with no change fee), and certain fares also give the option of a refund if you need to cancel.

Fare typeDate change
Refund permitted
Economy Light*NoNo
Economy StandardYes (fare difference applies)No
Economy FlexYesYes
Saga PremiumYes (fare difference applies)No
Saga Premium FlexYesYes

*Economy Light tickets issued on or after April 4 2022 (based on the most recent ticketing date), have no date change permitted.

Read more about our fare types on the Classes of Service page.

Simply know more

We'll send you the info you need before your trip.

We know you have questions, and we do our best to point you to the most up-to-date information in Iceland and our destinations. We’ll also include relevant information in your pre-flight email.

See our list of most frequently asked questions about traveling with us, and also ways to reach us if you wish to learn more.

Simply upload

Upload your COVID-19 travel documents in advance and enjoy a smooth start to your trip.

It’s as simple as this:

  1. Check the entry requirements for your destination.
  2. Upload your travel documents via Simply Upload, as part of the online check-in process.
  3. Have your documents approved before your trip and travel with peace of mind.

Please note: this is an optional service. If, for whatever reason, it’s not possible to approve your documents before you fly, you can still present your documents at the airport as you usually would.

We take the protection of your personal information seriously – please read our privacy policy to find out what steps we are taking to protect your privacy.

Simply responsible

From disinfected planes to contactless check-in, safety is always a priority.

We work hard to ensure maximum safety during your travel, with social distancing measures, thorough cleaning of aircraft, the use of face masks, and various other measures.

Simply reassuring

If your flight is cancelled or you test positive for COVID-19 on your trip to Iceland, we can help.

In uncertain times, it's reassuring to know that your flight has built-in flexibility and understanding. If you test positive for COVID-19 on your trip to Iceland, we will get you home when you can travel again.

If your flight is cancelled and you're stranded, we'll find you a way home.

Simply covered

Safeguard your travels with our cancellation protection and medical insurance.

If you'd like extra reassurance for your travels, you can choose to be covered for potential costs, such as cancellations or medical treatment during your trip (including coverage for COVID-19).

You can add this travel protection during the booking process. Read more on our Covid Plus Medical Cover* and on our Cancellation Protection.

*Currently only available in Europe (excluding Russia).