Living in Europe, Working in Europe | Entry conditions/visas | Faroe Islands

There are several practical issues and formalities that have to be considered and dealt with when planning to move to the Faroe Islands.


Removal goods can be sent to the Faroe Islands as freight by sea or by air. For a large quantity of removal goods, transport by sea is normally considerably cheaper than transport by air. Transport by air may be cheaper when moving to the Faroe Islands from a remote country.

Several Faroese freight companies offer a door to door transport of personal belongings to the Faroe Islands.

The company will pick up your removal goods at your home address and transport them in steel containers or removal boxes by road and sea to your new address in the Faroe Islands. Some companies also offer to pack and unpack your goods.