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There are 4 ways to get from Iceland to Faroe Islands by plane, car, car ferry or bus

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Fly

  1. Fly from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Sorvagur (FAE)

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Reykjavík to Seyðisfjörður
  2. Take the car ferry from Seyðisfjörður to Tórshavn

Bus, car ferry via Ártún B

  1. Take the bus from Ártún B to Akureyri - Hof
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
  3. Take the car ferry from Seyðisfjörður to Tórshavn

Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Bsí to Akureyri - Hof
  2. Take the bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
  3. Take the car ferry from Seyðisfjörður to Tórshavn

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Faroe Islands

There is widespread community transmission globally.
We have received no reports of travel restrictions in Faroe Islands. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Faroe Islands.

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Faroe Islands.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Limited international flights leaving Iceland began to resume from May 11.

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Faroe Islands relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Faroe Islands, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Faroe Islands

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Faroe Islands. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Faroe Islands, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Faroe Islands

Last updated: May 18 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iceland to Faroe Islands is to fly which costs $140 - $440 and takes 4h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Iceland to Faroe Islands is to fly which takes 4h 36m and costs $140 - $440.

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The distance between Iceland and Faroe Islands is 638 km.

The best way to get from Iceland to Faroe Islands without a car is to bus and car ferry via Ártún B which takes 31h 17m and costs $310 - $390.

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It takes approximately 4h 36m to get from Iceland to Faroe Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport to Sorvagur Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Faroe Islands is 1h ahead of Iceland. It is currently 11:07 AM in Iceland and 12:07 PM in Faroe Islands.

Atlantic Airways offers flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport to Sorvagur Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Faroe Islands. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Iceland to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is to line 55 bus which takes 8 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Iceland to Faroe Islands.
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  • Distance: 637.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 36m

What companies run services between Iceland and Faroe Islands?

Atlantic Airways flies from Keflavík to Sørvágur 3 times a week.

Airlines
Atlantic Airways
Website
atlanticairways.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sorvagur
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Bus operators
Strætó
Phone
+354 540 2700
Website
straeto.is
Bus from Ártún B to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Strætó
Bus from Akureyri - Hof to Egilsstaðir - Tjaldsvæðið
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Strætó
Bus from Bsí to Akureyri - Hof
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Strætó
Ferry operators
Smyril Line
Phone
+298 34 59 00
Email
booking@smyrilline.com
Website
smyrilline.com
Car ferry from Seyðisfjörður to Tórshavn
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $150
Website
Smyril Line

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