Port Services

SRafael-Juli 2013The Port of Vágur is a modern ISPS approved commercial port, with a wide range of vessel control services provided to users on a 24 hour per day basis.

 

Port Control
A vessel traffic advisory service is provided on a 24 hour per day basis. The service can be contacted on phone +298 37 30 33. The service can be contacted on VHF Channel 16 (working channel 12 and 14).

 

Pilotage
The Port of Vágur has a 24 hour per day pilotage service. The Pilot Service is arrange by the Port Control.

 

Towage
Harbour towage can be arrange by the Port Control.  The harbour tug ‘Merkur’ is available on request.

 

Weather Forecasts
Weather forecasts for the Faroe Islands:
–  weather forecast by the the icelandic Belgingur: http://www.belgingur.is/opna/fo/1/gfs/fo/3/vindur/
– weather forecast by the norwegian Yr: http://www.yr.no/place/Faroe_Islands/Su%C3%B0uroy/V%C3%A1gur/

 

Tides
Tidal range of max 1 metre.