Iceland is about 1.5 times bigger than Ireland.

Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Iceland is approximately 103,000 sq km, making Iceland 47% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.2 million people (4.8 million fewer people live in Iceland).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Ireland compared to Iceland. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Iceland vs. Ireland using our country comparison tool.

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