Samskip Agency

Complete Port Agency Services in Iceland.

Samskip is an international company offering transport by land, sea and air. In addition to container, conventional and project cargo transportation, Samskip provides flexible and reliable port agency services in Iceland and currently represents several major cruise brands.


Our experienced agents have a solid understanding of the needs of our cruise clients and work closely with Icelandic authorities, harbors and private sector vendors. We typically handle cruise calls in the various ports in Iceland from smaller adventure vessels to some of the largest ships visiting Iceland. We aim to tailor our services around our clients needs with cost-effective solutions. For further information feel free to contact our Agents at: [email protected]

Our product and service

Located in Reykjavík and a network of offices and agents around the country, our employees understand the need for accuracy and speed in DA submission (Documents against Acceptance) to our clients and strive to send operation related DA's fast and seamlessly. In addition, Samskip can provide various logistics solutions all over Iceland as well as FCL and LCL shipments to and from Iceland with Samskip's and Jónar Transport services.

Our Port Agency Services (include but not limited to):

  • 24-hour agency services
  • Passenger turnaround expertise as front runners in the service in Iceland
  • Close coordination with port authorities regarding pilot & tug services
  • All customs, immigration and coast guard formalities
  • Coordination of medical services for crew and passengers
  • Competitive quotes for FCL and LCL shipments to Iceland through our international shipping network
  • Clearance of spare parts
  • Crew changes and immigration formalities
  • Garbage and hazmat disposal services
  • Diligent splitting and submission of invoices to our client’s relevant business units through electronic invoicing systems or traditional hard copy

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About Samskip

Samskip is a global logistics company offering transport and related services by land, sea, rail and air with a particular focus on cost-efficient, sustainable and environmentally friendly transport.

We work with the company's production and service processes in accordance with set goals and in a way that considers the effects on nature, the environment and society. We analyze the risks and focus on staff training, preventing accidents and ensuring the right working methods and responses.

Samskip is now one of the larger European transport companies, with offices in 24 countries in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia, employing approximately 1,500 people around the world.

Guðmundur Óskarsson

Logistics Department
Tel: +354 458 8260
Mobile: +354 858 8260

Thorgils Heimisson

Key Account Manager
Tel: +354 458 8262
Mobile: +354 858 8262