List of European islands by area

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This is a list of islands in Europe ordered by area.

Islands over 200 km²[edit]

Rank Island Area
(km²)
Area
(sq mi)
Countries/regions Notes
1 Great Britain 229,848 88,745  England,  Scotland and  Wales,  United Kingdom
Largest island of Europe.
2 Iceland 101,826 39,315  Iceland Largest island of Iceland.
3 Ireland 84,421 32,595  Ireland,  Northern Ireland ( United Kingdom)
Largest island of Ireland.
4 Severny Island 47,079 18,177  Russia Northern Island of Novaya Zemlya.
Largest island of Russia within Europe.
5 Spitsbergen 37,673 14,546 Svalbard,  Norway Largest island of Norway.
6 Yuzhny Island 33,246 12,836  Russia Southern Island of Novaya Zemlya.
7 Sicily 25,662 9,908  Italy Largest island of Italy,largest island of Mediterranean sea.
8 Sardinia 23,949 9,247  Italy
9 Nordaustlandet 14,443 5,576 Svalbard,  Norway
10 Cyprus 9,251 3,572  Cyprus
 Northern Cyprus (de facto)
 Akrotiri and Dhekelia
Subject to ongoing territorial dispute between the Republic of Cyprus and Northern Cyprus.
11 Corsica 8,741 3,351  France Largest island of France within Europe.
12 Crete 8,312 3,209  Greece Largest island of Greece
13 Zealand 7,180 2,715  Denmark Largest island of Denmark within Europe.
14 Edgeøya 5,074 1,959 Svalbard,  Norway
15 Vendsyssel-Thy 4,685 1,809  Denmark
16 Euboea 3,655 1,411  Greece
17 Mallorca 3,640 1,406  Spain Largest island of Spain within Europe.
18 Kolguyev 3,497 1,350  Russia
19 Vaygach Island 3,329 1,306  Russia
20 Gotland 2,994 1,156  Sweden Largest island of Sweden.
21 Fyn 2,984 1,152  Denmark
22 Zemlya Georga 2,821 1,089  Russia
23 Saaremaa 2,672 1,032  Estonia Largest island of 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 island of 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 Södertörn 1,207 466  Sweden
37 Zemlya Aleksandry 1,095 423  Russia
38 Gallya 1,049 405  Russia
39 Hiiumaa 989 382  Estonia
40 Mainland 969 374  United Kingdom Mainland of the Shetland Islands.
41 Salisbury Island 960 371  Russia
42 Rügen 926 358  Germany Largest island of Germany.
43 Isle of Mull 875 338  United Kingdom
44 Langøya 850 328  Norway
45 Chios 842 324  Greece
46 Sørøya 811 313  Norway
47 Kefalonia 781 301  Greece
48 São Miguel Island 759 293  Portugal Largest island of Portugal.
49 Mezhdusharskiy Island 748 288  Russia
50 Madeira Island 741 286  Portugal Politically part of Europe; geographically nearer to Africa.
51 Kvaløya (in Troms) 737 284  Norway
52 Anglesey 714 276  United Kingdom Includes Holy Island, Anglesey- 15.22 sq mi (39.4 km2) - separated by a very narrow channel.
53 Menorca 694 268  Spain
54 Fasta Åland 685 265  Åland,  Finland Mainland of the Åland Islands.
55 Kvitøya 682 264 Svalbard,  Norway
56 Ringvassøy 656 253  Norway
57 Islay 620 239  United Kingdom
58 Prins Karls Forland 615 237 Svalbard,  Norway
59 MacKlintok Island 612 236  Russia
60 Corfu 592 229  Greece
61 Bornholm 588 227  Denmark
62 Hitra 572 221  Norway
63 Isle of Man 572 221  Isle of Man Crown dependency
64 Ibiza 571 220  Spain
65 Seiland 559 216  Norway
66 Austvågøy 527 203  Norway
67 Kimitoön 524 202  Finland
68 Mainland 523 202  United Kingdom Mainland of the Orkney islands.
69 Jackson Island 521 201  Russia
70 Falster 514 199  Denmark
71 Andøya 489 189  Norway
72 La Ronciere Island 478 185  Russia
73 Samos 476 184  Greece
74 Lemnos 476 184  Greece
75 Hooker Island 460 177  Russia
76 Ziegler Island 448 173  Russia
77 Pico Island 446 172  Portugal
78 Usedom 445 172  Germany
 Poland
79 Magerøya 437 169  Norway
80 Isle of Arran 432 167  United Kingdom
81 Naxos 428 165  Greece
82 Vestvågøy 411 159  Norway
83 Zakynthos 406 158  Greece
84 Cres 406 158  Croatia Largest island of Croatia.
85 Krk 406 158  Croatia
86 Terceira Island 403 156  Portugal
87 Brač 395 153  Croatia
88 Isle of Wight 381 147  United Kingdom
89 Jan Mayen 380 147 Jan Mayen,  Norway
90 Andros 380 147  Greece
91 Thasos 379 146  Greece
92 Champ Island 374 144  Russia
93 Streymoy 374 144  Faroe Islands  Kingdom of Denmark
94 Luigi Island 371 143  Russia
95 Mors 368 142  Denmark
96 Jura 367 142  United Kingdom
97 Orust 346 133  Sweden
98 Salm Island 344 133  Russia
99 Kvaløya, Finnmark 336 129  Norway
100 Karl-Alexander Island 329 127  Russia
101 Osterøy 329 127  Norway
102 Als 321 125  Denmark
103 South Uist 320 124  United Kingdom
104 Leucas 303 117  Greece
105 North Uist 303 117  United Kingdom
106 Karpathos 301 300  Greece
107 Hvar 300 116  Croatia
108 Rudolf Island 296 114  Russia
109 Kos 290 112  Greece
110 Northbrook Island 289 111  Russia
111 Yeva-Liv Island 288 110  Russia
112 Eysturoy 286 110  Faroe Islands  Kingdom of Denmark
113 Pag 285 109  Croatia
114 Langeland 284 109  Denmark
115 Imbros 279 108  Turkey Largest island of Turkey within Europe.
116 Cythera 278 107  Greece
117 Korčula 276 107  Croatia
118 Arnøya 276 107  Norway
119 Wolin 265 103  Poland
120 Icaria 255 98  Greece
121 Bolshoy Solovetsky Island 246 95  Russia Mainland of Solovetsky Islands.
122 Malta 246 95  Malta
123 São Jorge Island 246 95  Portugal
124 Stord 241 93  Norway
125 Wiener Neustadt Island 237 91  Russia
126 Vanna (Troms) 232 90  Norway
127 Stjernøya 231 90  Norway
128 Møn 226 88  Denmark
129 Elba 224 86  Italy
130 Smøla 218 84  Norway
131 Yell 212 82  United Kingdom
132 Skyros 209 81  Greece
133 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, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of 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, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of 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  Republic of Ireland
164 Tjörn-Mjörn 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 Väddö 128 49  Sweden
182 Greely Island 127 49  Russia
183 Sandoy 125 48  Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of Denmark
184 Bute 122 47  United Kingdom
185 Amorgos 121 47 Greece Greece
186 Unst 121 47  United Kingdom
187 Wilhelm Island 120 47 Svalbard,  Norway
188 Jersey 119 45 Jersey Jersey, British United Kingdom Crown dependency
189 Læsø 116 45  Denmark
190 Sula, Sogn og Fjordane 116 45  Norway
191 Dugi Otok 114 44  Croatia
192 Samsø 114 44  Denmark
193 Fårö 113 44  Sweden
194 Marmara Island 113 44  Turkey
195 Arthur Island 111 43  Russia
196 Kalymnos 111 43 Greece Greece
197 Flakstadøya 110 42  Norway
198 Morzhovets Island 110 42  Russia
199 Grytøya 108 41  Norway
200 Ios 108 41 Greece Greece
201 Sant'Antioco 108 41  Italy
202 Rolla (Troms) 107 41  Norway
203 Dolgy Island 106 41  Russia
204 Otava 105 40  Finland
205 Rùm 105 40  United Kingdom
206 Lågøya 104 40 Svalbard,  Norway
207 Brändö 103 40  Åland an autonomous region of  Finland
208 Radøy 103 40  Norway
209 Sandhornøya 103 40  Norway
210 Hadseløya 102 39  Norway
211 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
212 Mljet 100 39  Croatia
213 Kythnos 99 38 Greece Greece
214 Sylt 99 38  Germany
215 Askøy 99 38  Norway
216 Inner-Vikna (inner island of Vikna archipelago) 99 38  Norway
217 Santa Maria Island 97 37  Portugal
218 Astypalaia 97 38 Greece Greece
219 Amager 96 37  Denmark
220 Ithaki 96 37 Greece Greece
221 Borðoy 95 37  Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of Denmark
222 Salamis 95 37 Greece Greece
223 Skopelos 95 37 Greece Greece
224 Selaön 95 37  Sweden
225 Sheppey 94 36  United Kingdom
226 Gräsö 93 36  Sweden
227 Lemland 92 36  Finland
228 Vormsi 92 36  Estonia
229 Rab 91 36  Croatia
230 Eckerö 91 36  Finland
231 Öja 90 35  Finland
232 Vis 90 35  Croatia
233 Rolvsøy, Finnmark 89 34  Norway
234 Tustna 89 34  Norway
235 Austra 88 34  Norway
236 Holsnøy 88 34  Norway
237 Terschelling 88 34  Netherlands
238 Ærø 88 34  Denmark
239 Belle Île 87 34  France
240 Mykonos 86 34 Greece Greece
241 Kågen 86 33  Norway
242 Île de Ré 85 33  France
243 Nordkvaløya 84 33  Norway
244 Syros 84 33 Greece Greece
245 Aegina 83 32 Greece Greece
246 Formentera 83 32  Spain
247 Pantelleria 83 32  Italy
248 Ytre Vikna (outer island of Vikna archipelago) 83 32  Norway
249 Benbecula 82 32  United Kingdom
250 Rebbenesøya 82 32  Norway
251 Föhr 82 32  Germany
252 Färingsö 82 32  Sweden
253 Tiree 78 30  United Kingdom
254 Uløya 78 30  Norway
255 Coll 77 30  United Kingdom
256 Otrøy (in Møre og Romsdal) 76 29  Norway
257 Santorini 76 29 Greece Greece
258 Lošinj 75 29  Croatia
259 Hertsön 73 28  Sweden
260 Serifos 73 29 Greece Greece
261 Sifnos 73 29 Greece Greece
262 Storlandet (Finnish: Iso-Nauvo) (Nagu/Nauvo main island) 72 29  Finland
263 Tåsinge 70 27  Denmark
264 Ålön (in Pargas/Parainen) 70 27  Finland
265 Engeløya 68 26  Norway
266 Finnøya (in Nordland) 68 26  Norway
267 Alnön 68 26  Sweden
268 Gozo 67 26  Malta
269 Ekerön 26  Sweden
270 Kasos 66 26 Greece Greece
271 Tosterön 66 26  Sweden
272 Kyrklandet (in Korpo/Korppoo) 64 25  Finland
273 Alonissos 64 25 Greece Greece
274 Vågsøy 64 25  Norway
275 Frei 63 24  Norway
276 Guernsey 63 24 Guernsey Guernsey, British United Kingdom Crown dependency
277 Ingarö 63 24  Sweden
278 Pašman 63 24  Croatia
279 Tilos 63 24 Greece Greece
280 Raasay 62 24  United Kingdom
281 Graciosa Island 62 24  Portugal
282 Ljusterö 62 24  Sweden
283 Torsö 62 24  Sweden
284 Bolshoy Berezovy (in Beryozovye Islands, Gulf of Finland) 60 23  Russia
285 Leka 60 23  Norway
286 Ammerön 60 23  Sweden
287 Sula (in Møre og Romsdal) 59 23  Norway
288 Barra 59 23  United Kingdom
289 Šolta 59 23  Croatia
290 Ombo 58 22  Norway
291 Ameland 58 22  Netherlands
292 Symi 58 22 Greece Greece
293 Kivimaa (in Gustavs/Kustavi) 57 22  Finland
294 Fanø 56 21.5  Denmark
295 Dzharylgach 56 21.5  Ukraine
296 Jøa 55 21  Norway
297 Hemsön 54 21  Sweden
298 Dyrøya 53 20  Norway
299 Leros 53 20 Greece Greece
300 Pyhämaa (in Nystad/Uusikaupunki) 53 20  Finland
301 Vessölandet (in Borgå/Porvoo) 52 20  Finland
302 Mörkön 52 20  Sweden
303 San Pietro Island 51 20  Italy
304 Asinara 51 20  Italy
305 Hydra 50 19 Greece Greece
306 Sanday, Orkney 50 19  United Kingdom
307 Ugljan 50 19  Croatia
308 Huftarøy 50 19  Norway
309 Storøya 50 19 Svalbard,  Norway
310 Wahlbergøya 50 19 Svalbard,  Norway
311 South Ronaldsay 50 19  United Kingdom
312 Pitholmen 50  Sweden

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 Island 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
Danes Island 40.6 15.7 Svalbard,  Norway
Viðoy 40.4 15.6  Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of 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
Elvalandet 38 15  Norway
Halsnøy 38 15  Norway
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
Stabblandet 36 14  Norway
Kunoy 35.1 13.5  Faroe Islands, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of Denmark
Antiparos 35 13 Greece Greece
Stormolla 35 13  Norway
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
Vätö 34 13  Sweden
Ytre Sula 34 13  Norway
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
Sandøyna 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, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of 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
Tromøya 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, an autonomous region of  the Kingdom of Denmark
Eday 27 10  United Kingdom
Hayling Island 27 10  United Kingdom
Salina 27 10  Italy
Fjellværsøya 26.5 10  Norway
Fosnøyna 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
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
Utö 23.6 9  Sweden
Lismore 23.5 9  United Kingdom
Åmnøya (in Nordland) 23.4 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-Fugløya 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
Kråkerøy 20 9  Norway

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