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IBAN in the Faroe Islands

To make an IBAN, banks combine local account details into one string of characters. This means you can calculate an IBAN using these account details.

What is the IBAN format in the Faroe Islands ?

An IBAN (International Bank Account Number) is an internationally-agreed code made up of up to 34 letters and numbers that helps banks make sure that international transfers are processed correctly.

Each set of characters represents a different detail for your bank account. You can see the breakdown of this IBAN below.

What is the IBAN code in the Faroe Islands?

IBAN in the Faroe Islands consists of 18 characters:

  • 2 letter country code
  • 2 digit check number
  • 4 characters from the bank's bank code
  • 9 digit code for the bank account number
  • 1 digit code for national code

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IBAN example in the Faroe Islands FO6264600001631634
IBAN in print format FO62 6460 0001 6316 34
Country code FO
Check digits 62
Bank code 6460
Bank account number 000163163
National check digit 4

Do you need an IBAN in the Faroe Islands?

Yes. If you’re making – or expecting to receive – an international money transfer to a bank account in the Faroe Islands, then just a standard bank account number isn’t enough. If you want your money to arrive quickly and safely, you’ll usually need to give the bank a few extra details, such as an IBAN or SWIFT code.

Banks assign IBANs to each of their accounts to make sure that international transfers are processed correctly.

IBANs contain all of the country, bank, and account details you need to send or receive money internationally. This system is used throughout Europe, and also recognised in some areas of the Middle East, North Africa and the Caribbean.

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