Difference between revisions of "Fuglafjørður"
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Fuglafjørður is a town in Eysturoy in the Faroe Islands.
The road network in the Faroes is relatively straight forward. From Tórshavn, the distance to Fuglafjørður is 69 km. Follow the main road north across to Eysturoy and through the tunnel. At the roundabout at Skipanes take a left hand turn. At the roundabout in Gøta, continue straight ahead to get to Fuglafjørður (where a right hand turn will take you to Leirvík and through the sub-sea tunnel to the Northern Islands).
Since the opening of the sub-sea tunnel in 2006 between Eysturoy and the Northern Islands the main bus connection (Route 400) has been between Tórshavn and Klaksvík. To get to Fuglafjørður from Tórshavn, take Route 400 north and change bus in Gøta to Route 410. Make sure before you start your journey that there is a connecting bus to Fuglafjørður.
Fuglafjørður is a compact town of 1500 people and all of it is easily accessible by foot. If arriving by car there is ample parking space in the centre of town.