Travel to the Faroe Islands

(Updated on 27 July 2021)

Please note, that this website only provides information for travel to the Faroe Islands (Denmark). For information on travel to other countries, please consult the authorities there.

When travelling to the Faroe Islands, you are entering the Kingdom of Denmark. This means that the rules for entering Denmark also apply to the Faroe Islands. Read the guidelines for entering Denmark/Faroe Islands here.

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Testing in connection with travel

General guidelines for all travellers

Additional travel restrictions for the Faroe Islands compared to Denmark

Country categories

Restrictions for travellers depend on the current situation in their country/region of departure. The situation can change, and we strongly recommend travellers to seek out the most up to date information. An updated list of country categories and requirements can be found here.

However, please note that in the "Test required upon arrival" the answer is always "yes" for travel to the Faroe Islands, regardless of vaccination status, recent test result, country of departure or any other circumstance. This will be in effect until 31 August until further notice.


If you have been in transit in an area, the colour category of your original country/region of departure applies when entering the Faroe Islands. Transit means that you have not been in contact with people in the country/region you are travelling through.

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