Vágar - FAE


The Faroe Islands are on the bucket lists of many adventurous travellers and are highlighted by the international travel press as one of the top Nordic destinations to visit.

Direct flights from Charles De Gaulle coupled with a interline cooperation between Atlantic Airways and Air France, will greatly increase the accessibility of the Faroe Islands to travellers from all over the world who would like to experience this exotic Nordic destination.

 Jóhanna á Bergi, CEO of Atlantic Airways comments: We are very excited about this new route from Paris as it will connect the Faroe Islands to one of the biggest hubs in Europe and will give travellers from all over the world a new and much bigger gateway to our beautiful islands. With Charles De Gaulle - Faroe Islands amongst our scheduled routes, we are further connecting the Faroe Islands to world - and the world to the Faroe Islands.”

 The Faroe Islands

The Faroe Islands are a great destination for travellers who wants to experience a truly unique Nordic destination. With stunning unspoiled nature, fresh air, world-class gastronomy, and rich cultural history, the Faroe Islands is a hidden gem in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.

Atlantic Airways is the only airline in Europe to operate the advanced RNP AR 0.1 GPS-based technology which greatly improves regularity to Vágar Airport, evident in Atlantic Airways having the highest regularity to and from Vágar Airport.


  • Atlantic Airways is the National Flag Carrier of the Faroe Islands with the main hub being in Vágar Airport with over 3.000 yearly departures and arrivals to and from the Faroe Islands.
  • Atlantic Airways is an IATA member operating one of the youngest fleets in the world, consisting of Airbus 319 and 320 aircraft.

Facts about Vágar - FAE

Population 2.200.000
Time zone GMT +1
Language French
Currency EUR