Vágar Airport is the only international airport on the Faroe Islands, home to flag carrier Atlantic Airways. It offers scenic takeoffs and landings.
Where is Vágar Airport situated?
The airport is situated west of the capital Tórshavn. It is located on the island of Vágar, close to the village of Sørvágur.
How many terminals does Vágar Airport have?
The airport has one compact and modern terminal, it was officially opened in 2014.
The distance from Vágar Airport to the centre of Tórshavn is 46 kilometres. By car, it takes 45 minutes to get to the centre of Tórshavn.
From FAE Airport to Tórshavn City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Vágar Airport by public transport. Visit the Vágar Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Vágar Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Tórshavn is about DKK 650.-. Book your taxi at Vágar Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From FAE Airport to Tórshavn City centre by Taxi
At Vágar Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Vágar Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Vágar Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Scandinavian Airlines
- Atlantic Airways
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Tórshavn
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Things to do
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