Glerárlaug is a fantastic 16,7m indoor pool with two hot tubs, children‘s pool and cold bath in its outdoor area.

Guests are required to shower without swimsuits before entering the pool.
Indoor and outdoor changing rooms are available. Indoor changing rooms include showers and lockers.

An accessible private changing room is available at the sports hall, and a pool lift can be used to access the pool.

Opening hours

Winter opening, from 01. September 2022

  • Monday – Thursdays:  06:45 – 08:00 and 18:00 – 21:00
  • Fridays:  06:45 – 08:00 and 18:00 – 19:00
  • Saturdays and Sundays:  Closed


  • Palm Sunday  09:00 – 12:00
  • Sheer Thursday  09:00 – 14:30
  • Good Friday  Closed
  • Easter Saturday  09:00 – 14:30
  • Easter Sunday  Closed
  • Easter Monday  Closed

Prices - More information

Free admission for disabled people is conditional to showing a valid ID.
Free admission for children is valid until June 1st in the year in which they turn 6.
10 ticket passes are valid for 24 months.
30 ticket passes are valid for 36 months.
Passes are issued onto an E-card for an issue fee of 1.000 kr. The issue fee is partially refunded when the card is returned.
All passes purchased at Glerárlaug are also valid at Akureyri, Hrísey and Grímsey swimming pools.

2023Admission10 tickets30 tickets3. mon card6. mon cardYear card
Children, 0 - 5 years0 kr
Children, 6 - 17 years290 kr2.000 kr2.950 kr
Adults 1.200 kr6.050 kr15.400 kr16.100 kr27.900 kr39.900 kr
Seniors300 kr6.600 kr
SwimsuitTowelSwimsuit & towel
Rent900 kr1.000 kr1.600 kr
Swimsuit, towel and admission2.250 kr