Landscape view of Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands 🇫🇴


Northern Europe, Europe

Faroe Islands is part of Europe with capital at Tórshavn. Official languages are Danish and Faroese. Faroe Islands uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is UTC+00:00 with daylight saving time. Find travel information like languages spoken, calling, sim cards, ATM, cards used, currencies used etc.

💱 Currencies Used

Faroe Islands uses the Danish krone (symbol: kr), code DKK.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100 and 50 kroner. Krone is subdivided into 100 øres. Coins come in denominations of 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 kroner and 50 øres.

📡 Internet

Internet speed in Faroe Islands is on average 8.2 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Faroe Islands is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.

📞 Calling

To call Faroe Islands, dial +, then 298 (the country code for Faroe Islands), then the area code and the local number.

🛣️ Road rules

In Faroe Islands you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 50 km/h (31 mph) in all built-up areas and 80 km/h (49 mph) on undivided highways.

🆘 Emergency





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Last updated: April 5, 2019