Ticket Sales

Tickets are on sale on our website riff.is , Bío Paradís and RIFF Information & Guest office.

The opening hours at Bíó Paradís during the festival are from 12:00-23:00 on weekdays and from 12:00-23:00 on weekends.

Our information and Guest office will be located TBA . The opening hours of the ticket sales is from 11:00-18:00 between Sept. 22st to Oct. 2nd.

During the festival, ticket sales will open half an hour before the first screening at the venues. 

Each movie will only been screened a few times during the festival. We recommend securing tickets as soon as they are on sale.

Out of respect for our guests, the entrance is barred after the screening begins.

We kindly ask our audience to enjoy the moment and limit excursions out of the auditorium during the screenings.

All movies are either screened with English dialogue or English subtitles, unless otherwise stated.


Advance tickets – Passholders can pick up tickets at Bíó Paradís from 17:00 for screenings for the next day only.

If the passholders want to secure a ticket several days in advance, they would have to buy an individual ticket for that screening.

Passholders may only withdraw tickets for four screenings at a time.

It is not possible to obtain tickets for overlapping screenings.

If you change your mind, you can exchange your ticket at the box office.

The Festival Pass is only valid for screening or any movie.

Please note that for some screenings the number of tickets for passholders may be limited.

The Festival Pass is not valid for special events.

First and foremost, you must show your pass and your ticket of admission for access. The usher will ask for ID.

The pass does not allow you to cut queues. 


SINGLE DAY TICKET (Valid until 5 pm)
1.300 kr. box office
1.200 kr. www.riff.is

1.700 kr. box office
1.600 kr. www.riff.is

CLIP CARD – With the coupon card you get 8 tickets at a discount! You can use it all by yourself or share it with others.
9.900 kr. box office
9.600 kr. digital Clip Card from www.riff.is
9.600 kr. seniors & disabled (box office)

FESTIVAL PASS Valid for all the films at the festival, so if you plan on seeing a lot of films, the Festival Pass is the best option by far!
FESTIVAL PASS ( Valid for all screenings, not special events).
17.900 kr. box office
16.900 kr. digital Festival Pass from www.riff.is
14.500 kr. student pass (box office)
13.500 kr. digital student pass from www.riff.is
13.500 kr. digital pass & box office: seniors, people with disabilities and Reykjavik Culture Pass holders