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List of European islands by area

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

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Islands over 200 km²Edit

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.
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 km²Edit

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
136 Tinos 195 75   Greece
137 Paros 194 74   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
144 Värmdön 181 70   Sweden
145 Bear Island (Bjørnøya) 178 69 Svalbard,   Norway
146 Samothrace 178 69   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
160 Bremangerlandet 153 59   Norway
161 Alsten 153 59   Norway
162 Milos 151 58   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
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
186 Unst 121 47   United Kingdom
187 Wilhelm Island 120 47 Svalbard,   Norway
188 Jersey 119 45   Jersey, British   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
197 Flakstadøya 110 42   Norway
198 Morzhovets Island 110 42   Russia
199 Grytøya 108 41   Norway
200 Ios 108 41   Greece
201 Sant'Antioco 108 41   Italy
202 Rolla (Troms) 107 41   Norway
203 Otava 105 40   Finland
204 Rùm 105 40   United Kingdom
205 Lågøya 104 40 Svalbard,   Norway
206 Brändö 103 40   Åland an autonomous region of   Finland
207 Radøy 103 40   Norway
208 Sandhornøya 103 40   Norway
209 Hadseløya 102 39   Norway
210 Vårdö 102 39   Åland an autonomous region of   Finland

Islands 50 km²–100 km²Edit

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

Islands 20 km²–50 km²Edit

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
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
Helgøya 43 16   Norway
Porto Santo Island 42.27 16.32   Portugal
Hämön 42 16   Sweden
Nisyros 41.4 16   Greece
Belene Island 41 16   Bulgaria
Colonsay 41 16   United Kingdom
Fetlar 41 16   United Kingdom
Schiermonnikoog 41 16   Netherlands
Sikinos 41 16   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
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
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
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
Stormolla 35 13   Norway
Emäsalo (Swedish: Emsalö) 34 13   Finland
Handnesøya 34 13   Norway
Lemlahdensaari (Swedish: Lemlaxön) 34 13   Finland
Patmos 34 13   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
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
Huvudlandet (in Houtskär/Houtskär) 31 12   Finland
Vartsala (in Gustavs/Kustavi) 31 12   Finland
Inishmore 30.9 12   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
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
Foulness Island 26 10   United Kingdom
Livonsaari 26 10   Finland
Norderney 26 10   Germany
Olib 26 10   Croatia
Paxi 25.3 10   Greece
Finnøy (in Rogaland) 25 9.5   Norway
Kalamos 25 9.5   Greece
Scalpay 25 9.5   United Kingdom
Kyra Panagia 25 9.5   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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