The town is located in the 17 km deep and calm fjord, Seyðisfjörður. It is surrounded by majestic mountains with numerous streams and beautiful waterfalls. The main path to Seyðisfjörður is the 27 km long road to Egilsstadir, the service center of East Iceland, from where there are several connections to the outside world.
First to mention is Egilsstadir airport which mostly is an domestic airport with several daily flights to Reykjavík and Keflavík. In the recent summers there have also been internaional connection to Dusseldorf by LTU.
In Seyðisfjörður it is possible to take a bus to Egilsstadir in connection with the airport or busses driving around Iceland.
Another important path is the car-ferry Smyril Line, whic has a weekly stop in Seyðisfjörður all year round. More details..