List of European islands by area

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This is a list of islands in Europe ordered by area. As a main rule, freshwater islands are not listed.

Islands over 200 km²[edit]

Rank Island Area
(km²)
Area
(sq mi)
Country/Countries/Region
1 Great Britain 219,595 84,400  United Kingdom
2 Iceland (main island) 101,826 39,315  Iceland
3 Ireland 84,421 32,595  Republic of Ireland,  United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)
4 Northern Island (Ostrov Severny) of Novaya Zemlya 47,079 18,177  Russia
5 Spitsbergen 37,673 14,546 Svalbard,  Norway
6 Southern Island (Ostrov Yuzhny) of Novaya Zemlya 33,246 12,836  Russia
7 Sicily 25,662 9,908  Italy
8 Sardinia 23,949 9,247  Italy
9 Nordaustlandet 14,443 5,576 Svalbard,  Norway
10 Cyprus 9,251 3,572  Republic of Cyprus
11 Corsica 8,741 3,351  France
12 Crete 8,312 3,209  Greece
13 Zealand 7,180 2,715  Denmark
14 Edgeøya 5,074 1,959 Svalbard,  Norway
15 Vendsyssel-Thy 4,685 1,809  Denmark
16 Euboea 3,655 1,411  Greece
17 Majorca 3,640 1,406  Spain
18 Kolguyev 3,497 1,350  Russia
19 Vaygach Island 3,329 1,306  Russia
20 Gotland 2,994 1,156  Sweden
21 Fyn 2,984 1,152  Denmark
22 Zemlya Georga 2,821 1,089  Russia
23 Saaremaa 2,672 1,032  Estonia
24 Wilczek Land 2,203 851  Russia
25 Hinnøya 2,198 849  Norway
26 Lewis and Harris 2,179 841  United Kingdom
27 Skye 1,656 639  United Kingdom
28 Soisalo 1,638 631  Finland (Largest freshwater island of Europe)
29 Lesbos 1,630 629  Greece
30 Senja 1,586 612  Norway
31 Graham Bell Island 1,557 601  Russia
32 Rhodes 1,398 540  Greece
33 Öland 1,347 520  Sweden
34 Barents Island 1,288 497 Svalbard,  Norway
35 Lolland 1,243 480  Denmark
36 Zemlya Aleksandry 1,095 423  Russia
37 Gallya 1,049 405  Russia
38 Hiiumaa 989 382  Estonia
39 Mainland, Shetland 969 374  United Kingdom
40 Salisbury Island (Russia) 960 371  Russia
41 Rügen 926 358  Germany
42 Isle of Mull 875 338  United Kingdom
43 Langøya 850 328  Norway
44 Chios 842 324  Greece
45 Sørøya 811 313  Norway
46 Kefalonia 781 301  Greece
47 São Miguel Island 759 293  Portugal
48 Mezhdusharskiy Island 748 288  Russia
49 Madeira Island 741 286  Portugal
50 Kvaløya (in Troms) 737 284  Norway
51 Anglesey 714 276  United Kingdom
52 Minorca 694 268  Spain
53 Fasta Åland (Åland mainland) 685 265  Åland, an autonomous region of  Finland
54 Kvitøya 682 264 Svalbard,  Norway
55 Ringvassøy 656 253  Norway
56 Islay 620 239  United Kingdom
57 Prins Karls Forland 615 237 Svalbard,  Norway
58 MacKlintok Island 612 236  Russia
59 Corfu 592 229  Greece
60 Bornholm 588 227  Denmark
61 Hitra 572 221  Norway
62 Isle of Man 572 221  Isle of Man, British United Kingdom Crown dependency
63 Ibiza 571 220  Spain
64 Seiland 559 216  Norway
65 Austvågøy 527 203  Norway
66 Kimitoön (island) (Kemiönsaari) 524 202  Finland
67 Mainland, Orkney 523 202  United Kingdom
68 Jackson Island 521 201  Russia
69 Falster 514 199  Denmark
70 Andøya 489 189  Norway
71 La Ronciere Island 478 185  Russia
72 Samos 476 184  Greece
73 Lemnos 476 184  Greece
74 Hooker Island 460 177  Russia
75 Ziegler Island 448 173  Russia
76 Pico Island 446 172  Portugal
77 Usedom 445 172  Germany and  Poland
78 Magerøya 437 169  Norway
79 Isle of Arran 432 167  United Kingdom
80 Naxos 428 165  Greece
81 Vestvågøy 411 159  Norway
82 Zakynthos 406 158  Greece
83 Cres 406 158  Croatia
84 Krk 406 158  Croatia
85 Terceira Island 403 156  Portugal
86 Brač 395 153  Croatia
87 Isle of Wight 381 147  United Kingdom
88 Jan Mayen 380 147 Jan Mayen,  Norway
89 Andros 380 147  Greece
90 Thasos 379 146  Greece
91 Champ Island 374 144  Russia
92 Streymoy 374 144  Faroe Islands an autonomous region of  Denmark
93 Luigi Island 371 143  Russia
94 Mors 368 142  Denmark
95 Jura 367 142  United Kingdom
96 Orust 346 133  Sweden
97 Salm Island 344 133  Russia
98 Kvaløya, Finnmark 336 129  Norway
99 Karl-Alexander Island 329 127  Russia
100 Osterøy 329 127  Norway
101 Als 321 125  Denmark
102 South Uist 320 124  United Kingdom
103 Leucas 303 117  Greece
104 North Uist 303 117  United Kingdom
105 Karpathos 301 300  Greece
106 Hvar 300 116  Croatia
107 Rudolf Island 296 114  Russia
108 Kos 290 112  Greece
109 Northbrook Island 289 111  Russia
110 Yeva-Liv Island 288 110  Russia
111 Eysturoy 286 110  Faroe Islands an autonomous region of  Denmark
112 Pag 285 109  Croatia
113 Langeland 284 109  Denmark
114 Imbros 279 108  Turkey
115 Cythera 278 107  Greece
116 Korčula 276 107  Croatia
117 Arnøya 276 107  Norway
118 Wolin 265 103  Poland
119 Icaria 255 98  Greece
120 Bolshoy Solovetsky Island (main island of Solovetsky Islands) 246 95  Russia
121 Malta 246 95  Malta
122 São Jorge Island 246 95  Portugal
123 Stord 241 93  Norway
124 Wiener Neustadt Island 237 91  Russia
125 Vanna (Troms) 232 90  Norway
126 Stjernøya 231 90  Norway
127 Møn 226 88  Denmark
128 Elba 224 86  Italy
129 Smøla 218 84  Norway
130 Yell 212 82  United Kingdom
131 Skyros 209 81  Greece
132 Muhu 206 80  Estonia

Islands 100 km²–200 km²[edit]

This section of the list is not complete.

Rank Island Area
(km²)
Area
(sq mi)
Country/Countries/Region
133 Hisingen 199 77  Sweden
134 Tysnesøy 198 77  Norway
135 Hailuoto 195 75 Finland Finland
136 Tinos 195 75 Greece Greece
137 Paros 194 74 Greece Greece
138 Bruce Island 191 73  Russia
139 Kongsøya 191 73 Svalbard,  Norway
140 Oléron 190 73  France
141 Tjeldøya 187 72  Norway
142 Moskenesøya 186 72  Norway
143 Fehmarn 185 71 Germany Germany
144 Värmdön 181 70  Sweden
145 Bear Island (Bjørnøya) 178 69 Svalbard,  Norway
146 Samothrace 178 69 Greece Greece
147 Karmøy 177 68  Norway
148 Sotra 176 68  Norway
149 Vágar 176 68 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
150 Faial Island 173 67  Portugal
151 Bømlo 171 66  Norway
152 Texel 170 66  Netherlands
153 Hareidlandet 166 64  Norway
154 Averøy 165 64  Norway
155 Nansen Island 164 63  Russia
156 Suðuroy 163 63 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
157 Vega, Norway 163 63  Norway
158 Payer Island 160 62  Russia
159 Replot (Raippaluoto) 160 62 Finland Finland
160 Bremangerlandet 153 59  Norway
161 Alsten 153 59  Norway
162 Milos 151 58 Greece Greece
163 Achill 148 57 Ireland Ireland
164 Tjörn 148 57  Sweden
165 Frøya 147 57  Norway
166 Reinøya 147 57  Norway
167 Flores Island 143 55  Portugal
168 Hoy 143 55  United Kingdom
169 Otterøy 143 55  Norway
170 Ertvågsøy 140 54  Norway
171 Rainer Island 140 54  Russia
172 Gurskøy 139 53  Norway
173 Svenskøya 137 53 Svalbard,  Norway
174 Andørja 135 52  Norway
175 Dønna 135 52  Norway
176 Föglö 132 52  Åland an autonomous region of  Finland
177 Heiss Island 132 52  Russia
178 Kea 131 51 Greece Greece
179 Skogerøya 129 50  Norway
180 Rømø 129 50  Denmark
181 Greely Island 127 49  Russia
182 Sandoy 125 48 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
183 Bute 122 47  United Kingdom
184 Amorgos 121 47 Greece Greece
185 Unst 121 47  United Kingdom
186 Wilhelmøya 120 47 Svalbard,  Norway
187 Jersey 119 45 Jersey Jersey, British United Kingdom Crown dependency
188 Læsø 116 45  Denmark
189 Sula, Sogn og Fjordane 116 45  Norway
190 Dugi Otok 114 44  Croatia
191 Samsø 114 44  Denmark
192 Fårö 113 44  Sweden
193 Marmara Island 113 44  Turkey
194 Arthur Island 111 43  Russia
195 Kalymnos 111 43 Greece Greece
196 Flakstadøya 110 42  Norway
197 Morzhovets Island 110 42  Russia
198 Grytøya 108 41  Norway
199 Ios 108 41 Greece Greece
200 Sant'Antioco 108 41  Italy
201 Rolla (Troms) 107 41  Norway
202 Otava 105 40  Finland
203 Rùm 105 40  United Kingdom
204 Lågøya 104 40 Svalbard,  Norway
205 Brändö 103 40  Åland an autonomous region of  Finland
206 Radøy 103 40  Norway
207 Sandhornøya 103 40  Norway
208 Hadseløya 102 39  Norway
209 Vårdö 102 39  Åland an autonomous region of  Finland

Islands 50 km²–100 km²[edit]

This section of the list is not complete. Data for some islands is missing, particularly for some Arctic islands in Russia and Svalbard.

Rank Island Area
(km²)
Area
(sq mi)
Country/Countries/Region
210 Mljet 100 39  Croatia
211 Kythnos 99 38 Greece Greece
212 Sylt 99 38  Germany
213 Askøy 99 38  Norway
214 Santa Maria Island 97 37  Portugal
215 Astypalaia 97 38 Greece Greece
216 Amager 96 37  Denmark
217 Ithaki 96 37 Greece Greece
218 Borðoy 95 37 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
219 Salamis 95 37 Greece Greece
220 Skopelos 95 37 Greece Greece
221 Sheppey 94 36  United Kingdom
222 Gräsö 93 36  Sweden
223 Lemland 92 36  Finland
224 Vormsi 92 36  Estonia
225 Rab 91 36  Croatia
226 Eckerö 91 36  Finland
227 Öja (island) 90 35  Finland
228 Vis 90 35  Croatia
229 Rolvsøy, Finnmark 89 34  Norway
230 Tustna 89 34  Norway
231 Austra 88 34  Norway
232 Holsnøy 88 34  Norway
233 Terschelling 88 34  Netherlands
234 Ærø 88 34  Denmark
235 Belle Île 87 34  France
236 Mykonos 86 34 Greece Greece
237 Kågen 86 33  Norway
238 Île de Ré 85 33  France
239 Nordkvaløya 84 33  Norway
240 Syros 84 33 Greece Greece
241 Aegina 83 32 Greece Greece
242 Formentera 83 32  Spain
243 Pantelleria 83 32  Italy
244 Ytre Vikna (outer island of Vikna archipelago) 83 32  Norway
245 Benbecula 82 32  United Kingdom
246 Rebbenesøya 82 32  Norway
247 Föhr 82 32  Germany
248 Tiree 78 30  United Kingdom
249 Uløya 78 30  Norway
250 Coll 77 30  United Kingdom
251 Otrøy (in Møre og Romsdal) 76 29  Norway
252 Santorini 76 29 Greece Greece
253 Lošinj 75 29  Croatia
254 Hertsön 73 28  Sweden
255 Serifos 73 29 Greece Greece
256 Sifnos 73 29 Greece Greece
257 Storlandet (Finnish: Iso-Nauvo) (Nagu/Nauvo main island) 72 29  Finland
258 Tåsinge 70 27  Denmark
259 Ålön (in Pargas/Parainen) 70 27  Finland
260 Engeløya 68 26  Norway
261 Finnøya (in Nordland) 68 26  Norway
262 Alnön 68 26  Sweden
263 Gozo 67 26  Malta
264 Kasos 66 26 Greece Greece
265 Kyrklandet (in Korpo/Korppoo) 64 25  Finland
266 Alonissos 64 25 Greece Greece
267 Vågsøy 64 25  Norway
268 Frei 63 24  Norway
269 Guernsey 63 24 Guernsey Guernsey, British United Kingdom Crown dependency
270 Ingarö 63 24  Sweden
271 Pašman 63 24  Croatia
272 Tilos 63 24 Greece Greece
273 Raasay 62 24  United Kingdom
274 Graciosa Island 62 24  Portugal
275 Ljusterö 62 24  Sweden
276 Bolshoy Berezovy (in Beryozovye Islands, Gulf of Finland) 60 23  Russia
277 Leka 60 23  Norway
278 Sula (in Møre og Romsdal) 59 23  Norway
279 Barra 59 23  United Kingdom
280 Šolta 59 23  Croatia
281 Ombo 58 22  Norway
282 Ameland 58 22  Netherlands
283 Symi 58 22 Greece Greece
284 Kivimaa (in Gustavs/Kustavi) 57 22  Finland
285 Fanø 56 21.5  Denmark
286 Dzharylgach 56 21.5  Ukraine
287 Jøa 55 21  Norway
288 Inner-Vikna (inner island of Vikna archipelago) 55 21  Norway
289 Hemsön 54 21  Sweden
290 Dyrøya 53 20  Norway
291 Leros 53 20 Greece Greece
292 Pyhämaa (in Nystad/Uusikaupunki) 53 20  Finland
293 Vessölandet (in Borgå/Porvoo) 52 20  Finland
294 Mörkön 52 20  Sweden
295 San Pietro Island 51 20  Italy
296 Asinara 51 20  Italy
297 Hydra 50 19 Greece Greece
298 Sanday, Orkney 50 19  United Kingdom
299 Ugljan 50 19  Croatia
300 Huftarøy 50 19  Norway
301 Storøya 50 19 Svalbard,  Norway
302 Wahlbergøya 50 19 Svalbard,  Norway
303 South Ronaldsay 50 19  United Kingdom

Islands 20 km²–50 km²[edit]

This section of the list is not complete.

Island Area
(km²)
Area
(sq mi)
Country
Île de Noirmoutier 49 19  France
Kirjalansaari (Swedish: Kirjalaön) (in Pargas/Parainen) 49 19  Finland
Rousay 49 19  United Kingdom
Silda 48 19  Norway
Skiathos 48 19 Greece Greece
Anzersky Island 47 18  Russia
Hopen 47 18 Svalbard,  Norway
Lastovo 47 18  Croatia
Tomma 47 18  Norway
Westray 47 18  United Kingdom
Gossa 46.5 17.5  Norway
Gimsøya 46 17  Norway
Ischia 46 17  Italy
Oxkungar/Tengmo 46 17  Finland
Varaldsøy 45.5 17  Norway
Nøtterøy 43.5 17  Norway
Agios Efstratios 43.2 16 Greece Greece
Helgøya 43 16  Norway
Porto Santo Island 42.27 16.32 Portugal Portugal
Hämön 42 16  Sweden
Nisyros 41.4 16 Greece Greece
Belene 41 16  Bulgaria
Colonsay 41 16  United Kingdom
Fetlar 41 16  United Kingdom
Schiermonnikoog 41 16  Netherlands
Sikinos 41 16 Greece Greece
Rennesøy 41 16  Norway
Danskøya 40.6 15.7 Svalbard,  Norway
Viðoy 40.4 15.6 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
Psara 40 15.5 Greece Greece
Vlieland 40 15.5  Netherlands
Holy Island, Anglesey 39.4 15  United Kingdom
Hjelmsøya 39 15  Norway
Härnön 39 15  Sweden
Anafi 38 15 Greece Greece
Lillandet (in Nagu/Nauvo) 38 15  Finland
Atløy 37.5 15  Norway
Lipari 37.5 15  Italy
Larsmo 37 14.5  Finland
Pellworm 37 14.5  Germany
Reksteren 37 14.5  Norway
Stortervolandet (Finnish: Iso-Tervo) (in Pargas/Parainen) 37 14.5  Finland
Tenedos 36 14  Turkey
Gotska Sandön 36 14  Sweden
Kaurissalo (in Gustavs/Kustavi) 36 14  Finland
Kimolos 36 14 Greece Greece
Laukøya 36 14  Norway
Poel 36 14  Germany
Vestre Bokn (Western Bokn Island) 36 14  Norway
Kunoy 35.1 13.5 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
Antiparos 35 13 Greece Greece
Emäsalo (Swedish: Emsalö) 34 13  Finland
Handnesøya 34 13  Norway
Lemlahdensaari (Swedish: Lemlaxön) 34 13  Finland
Patmos 34 13 Greece Greece
Sobieszewo Island 34 13  Poland
Store Molla 34 13  Norway
Vätö 34 13  Sweden
Lumparland 33 12.5  Åland an autonomous region of  Finland
Stronsay 33 12.5  United Kingdom
Skogsøya 32.5 12  Norway
Kornati 32 19  Croatia
Björkö (Korsholm) 32 12  Finland
Folegandros 32 12 Greece Greece
Husøy (in Solund) 32 12  Norway
Mellom-Vikna (central island of Vikna archipelago) 32 12  Norway
Sandøy (in Gulen) 32 12  Norway
Borkum 31 12  Germany
Fournoi 31 12 Greece Greece
Huvudlandet (in Houtskär/Houtskär) 31 12  Finland
Vartsala (in Gustavs/Kustavi) 31 12  Finland
Inishmore 30.9 12 Ireland Ireland
Landegode 30.5 12  Norway
Kalsoy 30.4 11.7 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
Eigg 30 11.5  United Kingdom
Lidingö 30 11.5  Sweden
Gavdos 29.6 11  Greece
Straumøya 29.5 11  Norway
Kirkeøy (in Østfold) 29.5 11  Norway
Shapinsay 29 11  United Kingdom
Vårdö 29 11  Åland an autonomous region of  Finland
Čiovo 28.8 11  Croatia
Tromøy 28.5 11  Norway
Halki 28.1 11 Greece Greece
Bressay 28 11  United Kingdom
Ellingsøya 28 11  Norway
Luonnonmaa 28 11  Finland
Sarvisalo 28 11  Finland
Ytterøya (in Nord-Trøndelag) 28 11  Norway
Svínoy 27.1 10.5 Faroe Islands Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of Denmark Denmark
Eday 27 10  United Kingdom
Hayling Island 27 10  United Kingdom
Salina 27 10  Italy
Fjellværsøya 26.5 10  Norway
Fosnøy 26.5 10  Norway
Lundøya 26.5 10  Norway
Valentia Island 26.3 10 Ireland Ireland
Foulness Island 26 10  United Kingdom
Livonsaari 26 10  Finland
Norderney 26 10  Germany
Olib 26 10  Croatia
Paxi 25.3 10 Greece Greece
Finnøy (in Rogaland) 25 9.5  Norway
Kalamos 25 9.5 Greece Greece
Scalpay 25 9.5  United Kingdom
Stabblandet 25 9.5  Norway
Kyra Panagia 25 9.5 Greece Greece
Sandön 24.9 9.5  Sweden
Singö 24.8 9  Sweden
Torö 24.6 9  Sweden
Tjøme 24.5 9  Norway
Portsea Island 24.3 9  United Kingdom
Ängesön 24.2 9  Sweden
Aldra 24 9  Norway
Fågelbrolandet 24 9  Sweden
Holmöarna 24 9  Sweden
Österö-Västerö (in Vörå-Maxmo) 24 9  Finland
Rånö 23.9 9  Sweden
Giglio Island 23.8 9  Italy
Gorumna Island 23.8 9  Ireland
Selbjørn 23.8 9  Norway
Kråkerøy 23.6 9  Norway
Utö 23.6 9  Sweden
Lismore 23.5 9  United Kingdom
Åmøya (in Nordland) 23.4 9  Norway
Elvalandet 23 9  Norway
Anholt 23 9  Denmark
Île d'Yeu 23 9  France
Kumlinge (in Kumlinge, Åland) 23 9  Åland, an autonomous part of  Finland
Östersocknen (in Föglö, Åland) 23 9  Åland, an autonomous part of  Finland
Poros 22.9 9  Greece
Molat 22.8 8.5  Croatia
Södra Muskö 22.5 8.5  Sweden
Vir 22.4 8.5  Croatia
Tromsøya 22.4 8.5  Norway
Meganisi 22.4 8.5  Greece
Spetses 22.2 8.5  Greece
Hulløya 22.1 8.5  Norway
Fur 22 8.5  Denmark
Halsön (in Korsnäs) 22 8.5  Finland
Hirvensalo (in Turku) 22 8.5  Finland
Isoluoto (in Särkisalo) 22 8.5  Finland
Lurøya 22 8.5  Norway
Munapirtti (in Pyhtää) 22 8.5  Finland
Nord-Fugløy 22 8.5  Norway
Blidö 21.9 8.5  Sweden
Meløya 21.8 8.5  Norway
Spildra 21.4 8.5  Norway
Paşalimanı 21.4 8.5  Turkey
Storön 21.3 8  Sweden
Great Bernera 21.2 8  United Kingdom
Saria 21.1 8  Greece
Bergö (in Maalahti) 21 8  Finland
Kakskerta (in Turku) 21 8  Finland
Vahterpää (in Ruotsinpyhtää/Strömfors) 21 8  Finland
Vulcano 20.9 8  Italy
Avşa 20.6 8  Turkey
Amrum 20.5 8  Germany
Hidra 20.4 8  Norway
Antikythera 20.4 8  Greece
Lampedusa 20.2 8  Italy
La Maddalena 20.1 8  Italy
Attu (Finland) (in Pargas/Parainen) 20 8  Finland
Eigerøya 20 8  Norway
Langeoog 20 8  Germany
Ulva 20 8  United Kingdom
Vengsøya 20 8  Norway
Vigra 20 8  Norway
Whalsay 20 8  United Kingdom
Favignana 20 8  Italy
Elafonisos 20 8  Greece

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