Find the Best Car Rental in the Faroe Islands
Check out the best car hire guide for the Faroe Islands here. You’ll discover lots of international car rental companies such as Avis and Hertz or you can choose a local car rental.
The Faroe Islands consists of a group of small islands but thanks to an extensive network of bridges, driving a car is the best means of transport across several islands.
When you choose to drive from Tórshavn across Streymoy and for example Eysturoy or Vágar, you’ll also discover some of the most scenic routes the world has to offer.
Check out Faroe Islands’ best car hire options below and quickly compare prices between various car rental companies to book online now. Prices vary quite a bit not just based on the type of vehicle but also high season versus low season.
JUSTDRIVE is a 100% Faroese car rental agency operating out of Vágar Airport. Their fleet consists of five different types of Volkswagens suited to for example urban driving, families, highways and smaller roads.
You can book your car online with JUSTDRIVE and pick it up at Vágar Airport upon arrival through the information office.
62°N is the oldest travel agency in the Faroe Islands with over 50 years of experience. Their service includes a car rental with 10 different types of cars from Sixt, Hertz and Europcar.
Pickup and drop-off happen at the airport.
Bilrøkt operate out of Tórshavn which is also where vehicles can be picked up and dropped off.
Bilrøkt offers one of the most varied car rental fleets in the Faroe Islands with 9 different types from bargain to vans to luxury vehicles from a variety of different car manufacturers.
For a full overview of Vest Car Rental prices, click here.
6. Rentalcars.fo – Budget Car Rental
7. Reyni Service – Toyota Car Rental
Reyni Service offers some of the best car rental deals in the Faroe Islands for 7+ day rentals with prices starting at 2450 DKK/week.
Pickup and drop-off is available in the capital of Tórshavn and in the second largest town in the Faroe Islands, Klaksvík, on the island Borðoy.
Rent Your Car’s fleet consists of five different Volkswagen: the up!, the T-Roc SUV, the Touran, the Polo and the Golf. A minimum of two days’ rental is required.
Make Travel is a Faroese travel agency with over 20 years of experience. They arrange hotel bookings, fishing trips, bicycle trips, tours and much more including help to find your rental car in the Faroe Islands.
Make Car Rental charges an airport fee of 400 DKK but has the newest fleet of cars from Citroën, Opel, Ford and Volvo.
FaroeGuide is a small family business in Tórshavn that arranges tours, accommodation, information and much more.
FaroeGuide’s car rental offers a unique service with a VW California Ocean Autocamper as well as a Ford Transit Van in the fleet for the adventurous types!
All vehicles can be picked up and dropped off both at Vágar Airport and in Hoyvík just north of Tórshavn.
11. unicar.fo – Airport Car Rental
12. avis.fo – Vagar Airport & Torshavn Car Rental
Transport in the Faroe Islands
The Faroe Islands consist of 18 major islands and a total of 779 islands, islets and skerries. 17 of the islands are populated so car, ferry and even helicopter are frequently used for transportation in the archipelago.
All commercial airlines fly into Vágar Airport named after the island of the same name. From Vágar, the network of roads and bridges allows you to reach Streymoy (where Tórshavn is located), Eusturoy, Borðoy, Kunoy and Viðoy by car.
In Tórshavn, you can book buses to all the accessible islands as well as ferries and helicopter travel to the Faroese islands not accessible by land. If you want to go to Mykines, famous for its beauty and many puffins, it is recommended to book your ferry in advance.
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