As the travel & tourism industry continues on its recovery path, outbound trips from Iceland are increasing, with people eager to resume and reboot their travel plans. According to GlobalData, this pent-up demand, coupled with increased confidence around COVID-19 protocols, is helping to drive the recovery of Iceland’s outbound travel sector. GlobalData provides a complete picture of the outbound destinations from Iceland in its Travel & Tourism in Iceland report. Buy the report here.
In 2022, international departures from Iceland grew by 184%.
Outbound travel from Iceland is not dominated by any single destination, but intraregional travel is a noticeable trend. In the case of Iceland, eight of the ten most popular destinations are located in Europe.
However, even when focusing only on the top ten, flows to different destinations vary. Understanding the relative size of these and identifying high-potential destinations outside of this list is key to identifying promising growth markets for Iceland as a source market and for destinations to understand current preferences among Icelandic travelers so they can better target them.
According to GlobalData’s report, Travel & Tourism in Iceland, the most popular destinations for the country’s travelers include the UK, Denmark, the US, Germany and Latvia among others.
For more detailed analysis of the outbound destinations from Iceland, buy GlobalData’s Travel & Tourism in Iceland.