27. July
Crew of foreign vessels again permitted to disembark
The crew of foreign shipping and fishing vessels are once again permitted to disembark during their vessel’s stay in a Faroese port. This permission i…
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27. July
Testing of travellers extended for two more weeks
The guidelines for travellers to the Faroe Islands remain the same up to and including 14 August. All people arriving in the Faroe Islands should cont…
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26. July
Covid-spread from Russian ship “unlikely”
KVF.FO: The Faroese people who were in contact with the Covid-19-infected crew of Russian ship Karelia have tested negative, but further tests are nee…
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25. July
23 positive Covid-19 tests on Russian trawler
KVF.FO: Twenty-three crew members on a Russian trawler, which has been docking in Klaksvík, have tested positive for Covid-19
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24. July
One new positive Covid-19 test
KVF.FO: A crew member on a Russian trawler docking in Klaksvík has tested Covid-19 positive, and another has been hospitalised with corona-like sympto…
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20. July
Contact tracing may be complicated
KVF.FO: Many foreign passengers were on the same flight as the family who tested positive on Saturday
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19. July
COVID-19: Three new cases – Family of travellers placed in quarantine
LOCAL.FO: On Sunday, the official number of confirmed cases in the Faroe Islands went from 188 to 191, after three travellers tested positive this wee…
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19. July
Three new corona cases
KVF.FO: A family arriving at Vágar Airport yesterday tested positive for Covid-19
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09. July
Testing of travellers continues free of charge
All people arriving in the Faroe Islands should continue to be tested up to and including 31 July. Testing is free of charge for the rest of July. Th…
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08. July
Infected traveller has now recovered
KVF.FO: The traveller who tested Covid-19 positive after arriving at Vágar Airport on Saturday has now recovered
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06. July
First positive Covid-19 test since 22 April
KVF.FO: A traveller arriving at the airport on saturday tested positive for Covid-19
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24. June
Guidelines for travellers to the Faroe Islands from 27 June
The guidelines for travellers to the Faroe Islands will change 27 June. From 27 June all travellers are required to test for COVID-19. This requiremen…
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