List of European countries by area

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This is a list of European countries, by geographical area:

Notes: Some of these countries are also considered part of Asia. Their names are given in italics and only their European area is given.

Not all states within the geographical region are part of the European Union, although member states are in the majority. Non-member states are marked with an asterisk (*). This currently includes all of the Asian border states.

Some of the smaller countries, marked (†), are represented indirectly in the EU by larger EU members.

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European states by area (top 12). Total area of Europe is 10,180,000 km².

  Russia (39.0%)
  Ukraine (5.9%)
  France (5.4%)
  Spain (4.9%)
  Sweden (4.4%)
  Norway (3.8%)
  Germany (3.5%)
  Finland (3.3%)
  Poland (3.1%)
  Italy (3.0%)
  Other (26.7%)
Rank State Area (km²) Notes
1 Russia* 3,972,400 3,999,364 km² including Crimea. 17,098,242 km² including North Asia while excluding Crimea.
2 Ukraine 603,628 This includes Crimea
3 France 551,695 643,801 km² when the overseas departments are included.
4 Spain 498,468 505,992 km² when the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla are included.
5 Sweden 450,295
6 Norway 385,178 This includes Svalbard and Jan Mayen[1]
7 Germany 357,386
8 Finland 338,145
9 Poland 312,685
10 Italy 301,338
11 United Kingdom* 242,495 260,665 km² when the British Overseas Territories (except British Antarctic Territory) are included.
12 Romania 238,397
13 Belarus 207,600
14 Greece 131,940
15 Bulgaria 110,994
16 Iceland 102,775
17 Hungary 93,030
18 Portugal 91,568
19 Austria 83,858
20 Czech Republic 78,866
21 Serbia 77,453 88,361 km² including Kosovo
22 Ireland 70,273
23 Lithuania 65,300
24 Latvia 64,589
25 Croatia 56,594
26 Bosnia and Herzegovina 51,129
27 Slovakia 49,036
28 Estonia 45,339
29 Denmark 44,493 This includes Faroe Islands; 2,210,579 km² including Greenland
30 Switzerland 41,290
31 Netherlands 41,198 Excluding Caribbean Netherlands, Aruba, Curacao and Sint Maarten.
32 Moldova 33,846
33 Belgium 30,510
34 Albania 28,748
35  North Macedonia 25,713
36 Turkey* 23,507 783,562 km² including Asian part
37 Slovenia 20,273
38 Montenegro 13,812
39 Kosovo 10,908 Partially recognised state
40 Azerbaijan* 6,960 86,600 km² including Asian part
41 Luxembourg 2,586
42 Georgia* 2,428 69,700 km² including Asian part
43 Andorra 468
44 Malta 316
45 Liechtenstein 160
46 San Marino 61
47 Monaco 2.02
48 Vatican City 0.44
Total 10,180,000
±5,000

Notes[change | change source]

  1. "Updated land cover figures". ssb.no. Retrieved 2015-11-21.