The Port of Vágur is the nearest port to the areas, where there are conducted exploratory drilling for oil in the Faroese seabed, as well as to the oilfields at the Faroese / British (Shetland) border, for example regarding the oilfields Rose Bank and Cambo.
The Port of Vágur is also the nearest port to the oilfields at the Faroese – British / Shetland border. The distance from the Rose Bank oil and gas field to the Port of Vágur is 96.2 nautical miles (from Rose Bank to Lerwich 126.0 nautical miles); while the distance from the Cambo oil field to the Port of Vágur is 84.4 nautical miles (from Cambo to Lerwich 125.0 nautical miles).
The Port of Vágur – Vágar Airport – Aberdeen: 3 hours
The travel time from the Port of Vágur via Vágar Airport, the national airport, to Aberdeen is app 3 hours. The travel time includes 20 minutes helicopter flight from the Port of Vágur to the Vágar Airport, 1 hour flight from the Vágar Airport to Aberdeen, and waiting time at the airport. .