COVID-19 guidelines from the Government of the Faroe Islands (
(Updated 4 February 2022)

Please note that this website only contains information about travel to the Faroe Islands. For information on travel to other countries, please contact the relevant country’s authorities.

Travelling to the Faroe Islands

When you travel from Denmark to the Faroe Islands, no requirements are to vaccination or quarantine. However, it is recommended to take a rapid COVID-19 test on the second day after arrival – please see below.

When you travel to the Faroe Islands, from outside Denmark, you are entering the Kingdom of Denmark. This means that the quarantine rules when entering Denmark also apply to the Faroe Islands. Different rules apply to travellers from EU/Schengen, risk and high-risk countries.

Read the guidelines for entering Denmark/Faroe Islands here. The guidelines are valid until 1 March 2022.

Testing two days after arrival and stay cautious

Vaccinated or not – it is strongly recommended that you take a rapid COVID-19 test on the second day after arrival. If the rapid test result is positive you need to get tested by the health authorities. Book your test on


If you have been in transit in an area, the infection rate of the original country/region of departure applies when entering the Faroe Islands. In this context, transit means that you have not been in contact with people in the transit country/region. For example, if the transit country/region has a high infection rate, it is crucial that you do not make contact with people there as this will result in the transit country/region being determined as your original country/region of departure when you arrive in the Faroe Islands.