Transport and infrastructure on the Faroe Islands

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of the Faroe Islands with the average of all countries in Europe. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 960 km. Theoretically, this is 19.72 meter for each of the 0.049 millions inhabitants of the country. the Faroe Islands hereby ranks 25th in a worldwide comparison.

Airports on the Faroe Islands

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Faroe Islands



  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 1,000 km19,721.43 km687.68 m 6,708,300 km11,141.62 km1,111.61 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 273,500 km454.23 km45.32 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 53,100 km88.25 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 1072,198.120.077 15,03624.970.002
Airports 120.540.716 3,7376.210.001