Sandgerðisbær is a former Icelandic municipality located in southwestern Iceland on the . In 2018 it merged with to create the new municipality of .

Notable Places in the Area

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Localities in the Area

is a former municipality and town located in southwestern , bordered by the on the . is situated 4½ km northeast of Sandgerði. Photo: Wikimedia, GFDL.

is a town in that is home to the country's international airport. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Reykjanesbær is a municipality on the in , though the name is also used by locals to refer to the suburban region of and which have grown together over the years. is situated 10 km southeast of Sandgerði. Photo: Tupungato, CC BY 3.0.


64.0388° or 64° 2' 19.7" north
-22.7059° or 22° 42' 21.3" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
12 metres (39 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 206196181
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Sandgerði
  • Asturian; Bable: Sandgerði
  • Basque: Sandgerði
  • Cebuano: Sandgerðisbær
  • Chinese: Sandgerðisbær
  • Chinese: 桑德盖尔济
  • Chinese: 桑德蓋爾濟
  • Czech: Sandgerði
  • Danish: Sandgerdi
  • Danish: Sandgerði
  • Dutch: Sandgerdhi
  • Dutch: Sandgerdi
  • Dutch: Sandgerði
  • Dutch: Sandgerðisbær
  • French: Sandgerdi
  • French: Sandgerði
  • French: Sandgerðisbær
  • German: Basendar
  • German: Básendar
  • German: Sandgerdi
  • German: Sandgerði
  • Icelandic: Miðneshreppur
  • Icelandic: Sandgerði
  • Icelandic: Sandgerðis
  • Icelandic: Sandgerðisbær
  • Indonesian: Sandgerdi
  • Indonesian: Sandgerði
  • Italian: Sandgerdi
  • Italian: Sandgerði
  • Japanese: サンドギェルジ
  • Latin: Sandgerðisbær
  • Lithuanian: Sandgerdis
  • Macedonian: Сангерди
  • Macedonian: Сандгерди
  • Malay (generic): Sandgerði
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sandgerðisbær
  • Northern Sami: Sandgerðisbær
  • Norwegian: Sandgerði
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sandgerði
  • Persian: ساندگردی
  • Polish: Sandgerdi
  • Polish: Sandgerði
  • Portuguese: Sandgerði
  • Russian: Сандгерди
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sandgerði
  • Spanish: Sandgerdi
  • Spanish: Sandgerdisbaer
  • Spanish: Sandgerdisbær
  • Spanish: Sandgerði
  • Spanish: Sandgerðisbær
  • Swedish: Sandgerðisbær
  • Ukrainian: Сандґерді
  • Sangerdhi
  • Сандгерді

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Sandgerði. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.