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If you want to keep your bags extra secure during your flight you can find baggage wrap areas at the Departures terminal of the airport. They charge a small fee per bag or item but it is well worth the assurance of safe bags.

Can I take my service animal to Amsterdam on KLM flights?

Your service animal will be very welcome to fly with you in the cabin on a KLM flight on a few conditions. It must have a training certificate, up-to-date inoculations and be harnessed.

Where can I relax in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)?

If you have some time to kill, enjoy the Airport Park. The greenest spot in the airport, the park has loungers, bean bags, and birdsong to relax you. It also has exercise bikes that charge your phone while you ride.

Does Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) have medical facilities?

You can receive medical assistance any time at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) by visiting the Airport Medical Services. There are doctors and nurses on call that can do everything from minor procedures to general check-ups and even help with emergencies, should you need it. The medical centre is based in Lounge 2.

Can I take a direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Amsterdam Airport?

Yes, there are many flights you can take throughout the week that travel directly between these two cities. You can fly non-stop with the budget airline easyJet, which is great if you are looking to save money. Alternatively, you could opt for a flight with KLM, which tends to be a bit more expensive, but still offers great value for money.

Is there a fast track service at Edinburgh Airport?

Yes, you can speed up your journey through security at Edinburgh Airport by pre-booking a fast track service. This must be done at least 24 hours in advance and costs about £3 per person. It’s a great way to avoid the queues on the day you travel, especially if you are travelling during peak times.

Can I stay at a hotel the night before my flight?

Yes, if you are flying early in the morning, or travelling to the airport from further afield, you may want to stay at an airport hotel the night before your trip. There are several hotels, such as The Holiday Inn Express, close to the terminal building, so you won’t be in a rush on the day of your flight.

How do I get from Amsterdam airport to the city centre?

At Amsterdam Airport, it is easy to continue your onwards journey to the city centre. One option that is very convenient is to take a train to the city centre, which costs about €10.80 (£9.30) and takes about 20min There is also the option of a bus, which is a similar cost at about €10 (£8.60), but takes slightly longer at around 35min.

What is the cheapest flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam was £33 for a one-way ticket and £115 for a return.

Which airports will I be using when flying from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Edinburgh and Amsterdam are both served by 1 main airport. You will leave Edinburgh from Edinburgh Turnhouse and will be arriving at Amsterdam Schiphol.

Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

The Boeing 737-800 Passenger/BBJ2 (winglets) is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Edinburgh to Amsterdam flight route.

Which airline alliances offer flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

SkyTeam is the only airline alliance operating flights between Edinburgh and Amsterdam.

On which days can I fly direct from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

There are direct flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam on a daily basis.

Which is the best airline for flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam, KLM or easyJet?

The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam are KLM and easyJet. With an average price for the route of £156 and an overall rating of 7.8, KLM is the most popular choice. easyJet is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of £124 and an overall rating of 6.9.

How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam.

How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Amsterdam from Edinburgh is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Amsterdam with an airline and back to Edinburgh with another airline.

What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Amsterdam from Edinburgh up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

KAYAK’s top tips for finding a cheap flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam

  • Looking for a cheap flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam? 25% of our users found flights on this route for £84 or less one-way and £173 or less round-trip.
  • When leaving from Edinburgh to Amsterdam, you may wish to enjoy a quiet moment of reflection in the Edinburgh Airport (EDI) prayer room. You can find this multi-denominational faith area on the ground floor of Arrivals 1, situated near the Ryanair check-in.
  • If you want to avoid the rush on the day of your flight, make use of the Edinburgh Airport (EDI) Twilight Bag Drop service. It applies only for passengers flying with easyJet, British Airways or Ryanair on this particular journey, but allows you to drop your bags off the night before flying, so you can relax on the morning of your flight and head straight to security.
  • You can get to Edinburgh Airport easily from the city centre, making it a good airport to fly from at any time of day. The Airlink (service 100) takes about 30min to reach the terminal, whilst you can also access it by car via the A720.
  • From Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, not only are you very close to the centre of Amsterdam, but you can also reach other parts of the country with ease too. Get to The Hague or Rotterdam in about 40min by car to explore this magnificent country further.
  • At Edinburgh Airport, you can rest up ahead of your flight in one of the airport lounges. With lounges such as Aspire Lounge offering Wi-Fi, food and snacks for around £25 per person, it’s a great way to start off your trip.
  • You don’t need to worry about exchanging your money before you travel, as there are many places you can do so at Edinburgh Airport. For example, International Currency Exchange stores and ATMs are easily found throughout in the airport, so you can get your Euros ahead of your trip to Amsterdam.
  • You can also make use of currency exchange offices at Amsterdam Airport, should you not have been able to before your flight. With several Travelex stores across the terminal building, you will find it easy to exchange your Pounds for Euros.

Prefer to fly direct from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Find which airlines fly direct from Turnhouse to Schiphol, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

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Quick and efficient as always. Air France managed to loose and damage my luggage that never made it onto my KLM flight.

The food from Lagos to Amsterdam was was very poor compared to AMS-YYZ

The flight was again delayed for more then 2 hours with some lousy explanation regarding the reason of the delay. Although the flight was delayed for more than 2 hours, no refreshments were offered (according to EU regulations). Last 4 flights on KLM - always at least 2 hrs late. So be prepared that you cannot plan anything with KLM.

Booked connecting flights with KlM. My serving flight was the furthest part of the airport. On arrival in Zurich. My two cases arrived but only one carry on belong to my son. His three suitcase didn't arrive. After enquiring we discovered they were still in Amsterdam. We landed at 11.12. We eventually left the airport just after one.

Seats are fair enough for medium tall people. Good food all the trip. Fight attendances are warm

I thought KLM was the best airline but the Lima - Amsterdam was 1 hours late, the Brussels - Amsterdam was 2.30 hours late and the Amsterdam - Lima was 30 minutes late

no issues at all... Kudos to the food. This time was really really good

Overall a good experience. We were disappointed when we had to check our carry on due to the plane being full. KLM hadn’t notified us and we had valuable items in the carry on but they still made us check it. Some of the food was great and some was mediocre. Crew is really kind and funny.

One of the vstewardeses wanted to bump me of the plane for absolutely nothing. There is CCTV in the plane ans everything can be verified. Very disappointing , you all will see, o other 5 years and the passangers who does not smile to flight attendent will be bumped off...

I travel frequently. The flight was late again... KLM should really try and be on time

My experience is very bad. The flight was canceled 2 hours before departure. I lost my hotel reservation and can't get it back.

Boarding was slow and cabin crew was even slowing down the process.

There’s no point in paying for priority if we all just end up in the same queue at the same place

The flight was delayed one hour. Soon after, I got an email saying that the flight was moved for the next day at midnight, changing my entire plans at the destination. I went to the gate to see what was going on and they were actually boarding and in their last call! It was very confusing and stressful because I nearly miss the flight for the miscommunication.

Schiphol airport needs to get their stuff together. I had to wait one hour at the passport control for EU national ID members, not the international one that they were waiting for 4 hours, and the baggage claim had an other hour on top of delays. That is insane, trying to exit the airport, at this point just let me get my own bag from the luggage compartment.

No water or light snacks, unless you pay a lot of money for it. Zero leg space

Yeah, allow us to bring our carry-on luggage without charging more. I've never seen another airline do this, and decreases your chances of my using you again.

Booked priority boarding but all passengers boarded at the same.

Not Transavia item, but baggie claim took more than 30 min

Flight delayed. Information was sent via SMS which was helpfull, but also misleading: First message indicated only a change of type of airplane. The second about a delay. No update on revised delay time later. No good follow-up on boarding time etc afterwards,

Boarding process non existent. No WiFi. No entertainment. Cramped old plane. Worst Kosher meal ever presented on a flight.

Boarding was a zoo. London ground crew was useless. Poor communication regarding where to line up. We were group 2, and everyone was jammed in together. Ground crew didn’t seem to care.

Horrible flight attendant in back of economy that screamed at me, have already reported to United. Horrible food - for Gluten free, why would you assume the person is vegetarian? I was served some kind of horrible curry bean paste and multiple cold rolls and soggy vegetables with no seasoning... um no!

I wish the flight attendant was a little bit kinder

I was at the airport on time , I checked in my luggage . The plane was delayed and the gate was change. The flight board did not give information . I did not get chance to fly. I am going to make a claim for it

Never flown with LH before so all in all wasba good experience. Also good to know that approx 24hrs prior the flight opens up for being able to organise the seating free.

It was a short flight, no real service (which is okay). Very bumpy because of weather.

I'm Canaadian. I hate Air Canada. I used to give them a pass on their international service. No longer, They suck across the board now! Old planes, exhausted staff bad food and shitty entertainment. Your seats need reupholstered! Start with that...

Good experience. Food was great and passengers helped rearrange seats so our family could be seated together

Great flight. Left on time, not very crowded. Quiet and the right temperature.

Be sure to check bags for 23 kg,.(50 lbs) Coming from US I chose the wrong size luggage weight when I checked in on my phone, and had to pay more when I dropped it off

The on board air steward really made the journey. He was very entertaining

I was disappointed there was a 40 minute delay to flight

The trip itself was good. I have given only good as rating, because my first flight has been cancelled by a different airline and that caused disruption in my trip. I spent over ten hours in Luton airport and that caused me high tiredness, sickness, because of the very early initial trip. easyJet staff has been professional and friendly.

Very pleasant crew, working hard on a full plane. Delay by a broken seat. However crew made back 60% of the delay.

Delayed and then further delayed with no announcement made so that all the passengers (who were standing in the jetty) could hear. We stood there for well over 20 minutes. We were further delayed through weather but no one explained that to us until the pilot made an announcement when finally on board

easyJet need to ensure that whether pre-booking seats or not children aren’t split from their parents the crew spent the majority of boarding asking passengers to move to accommodate two families. Surely the system identifies minors on a booking !!!!! It was all very frustrating to watch and caused delays which I’m sure cost easyJet more in the long run rather that automatically allocating families with minors seats together automatically.

Not great! Rude staff in London and the worse baggage reclaim I’ve ever seen. Great staff in flight but doubt I’ll fly with them again

Staff had been really impolite at the boarding area and for both ways charged high extra fees without a reason. For the check-in luggage which was measured 3.5 kg and was confirmed by the stuff to cost 40 € , 60 Euros had been purchased from our credit card. When confronted staff did call us both liars and claimed to never have announced anything. Flight back , when not wanting to press a backpack in a measuring metal instead of hand measuring , staff got angry that one did not follow her order, which was than escalated by the team. Although carrying a baby anyways staff did not offer any help in the unreasonable process and than charged again extra money. Cabine crew has been friendly but this experience LL lead to not booking easy jet at all in the future. Check in process in Edinburgh anyways chaotic,to the family check-in and disabled check-in everybody else was guided for check in process, so people just getting in between each other, not possible to monitor your own stuff.

As you would expect from a budget airline Left and arrived on time, no frills, not even a glass of water offered But you get what you pay for

Very good, everything went straight forward, boarding, during the flight, landing and all on time Well done

flight delayed, no information given until late on, Ryanair app said "on time" until 5 minutes before expected departure time, crew rushed us to board, when it was already 3 hours late

I got denied boarding bevause they said they "ran out of seats on a plane"

Speakers were blaring. It's like being in a Moroccan market and you keep getting shouted at with what's for sale

We missed the flight due to very slow security control and lack of last call announcement. We only found out at the gate that the gate is closed. Altogether 14 or 15 people missed the flight FR4500 from Cologne to Dublin.

What can you say Ryanair get you there,no frills Not so cheap anymore ..... but what is now days! Would use again as always. Good flight times for us.

bring iPad for entertainment. The flight was punctual as most of the time.

Very unpleasant staff, disgusting service, ignoring requests, refusal to help

Flights were on time. The crew was efficient and friendly.

Late again rude staff at gate bullying passengers made us stand in the cold 3degrees for 40 mins before they let us board

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Yes, there are many flights you can take throughout the week that travel directly between these two cities. You can fly non-stop with the budget airline easyJet, which is great if you are looking to save money. Alternatively, you could opt for a flight with KLM, which tends to be a bit more expensive, but still offers great value for money.

Is there a fast track service at Edinburgh Airport?

Yes, you can speed up your journey through security at Edinburgh Airport by pre-booking a fast track service. This must be done at least 24 hours in advance and costs about £3 per person. It’s a great way to avoid the queues on the day you travel, especially if you are travelling during peak times.

Can I stay at a hotel the night before my flight?

Yes, if you are flying early in the morning, or travelling to the airport from further afield, you may want to stay at an airport hotel the night before your trip. There are several hotels, such as The Holiday Inn Express, close to the terminal building, so you won’t be in a rush on the day of your flight.

How do I get from Amsterdam airport to the city centre?

At Amsterdam Airport, it is easy to continue your onwards journey to the city centre. One option that is very convenient is to take a train to the city centre, which costs about €10.80 (£9.30) and takes about 20min There is also the option of a bus, which is a similar cost at about €10 (£8.60), but takes slightly longer at around 35min.

Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

The Boeing 737-800 Passenger/BBJ2 (winglets) is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Edinburgh to Amsterdam flight route.

Which airline alliances offer flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

SkyTeam is the only airline alliance operating flights between Edinburgh and Amsterdam.

On which days can I fly direct from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

There are direct flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam on a daily basis.

How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam.

How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Amsterdam from Edinburgh is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Amsterdam with an airline and back to Edinburgh with another airline.

What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Amsterdam from Edinburgh up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

KAYAK’s top tips for finding a cheap flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for C$ 116 or less one-way and C$ 205 or less round-trip.
  • You can get to Edinburgh Airport easily from the city centre, making it a good airport to fly from at any time of day. The Airlink (service 100) takes about 30min to reach the terminal, whilst you can also access it by car via the A720.
  • From Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, not only are you very close to the centre of Amsterdam, but you can also reach other parts of the country with ease too. Get to The Hague or Rotterdam in about 40min by car to explore this magnificent country further.
  • At Edinburgh Airport, you can rest up ahead of your flight in one of the airport lounges. With lounges such as Aspire Lounge offering Wi-Fi, food and snacks for around £25 per person, it’s a great way to start off your trip.
  • You don’t need to worry about exchanging your money before you travel, as there are many places you can do so at Edinburgh Airport. For example, International Currency Exchange stores and ATMs are easily found throughout in the airport, so you can get your Euros ahead of your trip to Amsterdam.
  • You can also make use of currency exchange offices at Amsterdam Airport, should you not have been able to before your flight. With several Travelex stores across the terminal building, you will find it easy to exchange your Pounds for Euros.

Prefer to fly non-stop from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Find which airlines fly direct from Turnhouse to Schiphol, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Nonstop departures

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Amsterdam Schiphol

China Eastern,China Southern,Delta, +8 more

China Eastern,China Southern, +9 more

Nonstop returns

Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh Turnhouse

Top airline flying from edinburgh to amsterdam.

Be sure to check bags for 23 kg,.(50 lbs) Coming from US I chose the wrong size luggage weight when I checked in on my phone, and had to pay more when I dropped it off

The on board air steward really made the journey. He was very entertaining

I was disappointed there was a 40 minute delay to flight

The trip itself was good. I have given only good as rating, because my first flight has been cancelled by a different airline and that caused disruption in my trip. I spent over ten hours in Luton airport and that caused me high tiredness, sickness, because of the very early initial trip. easyJet staff has been professional and friendly.

Very pleasant crew, working hard on a full plane. Delay by a broken seat. However crew made back 60% of the delay.

Delayed and then further delayed with no announcement made so that all the passengers (who were standing in the jetty) could hear. We stood there for well over 20 minutes. We were further delayed through weather but no one explained that to us until the pilot made an announcement when finally on board

easyJet need to ensure that whether pre-booking seats or not children aren’t split from their parents the crew spent the majority of boarding asking passengers to move to accommodate two families. Surely the system identifies minors on a booking !!!!! It was all very frustrating to watch and caused delays which I’m sure cost easyJet more in the long run rather that automatically allocating families with minors seats together automatically.

Not great! Rude staff in London and the worse baggage reclaim I’ve ever seen. Great staff in flight but doubt I’ll fly with them again

Staff had been really impolite at the boarding area and for both ways charged high extra fees without a reason. For the check-in luggage which was measured 3.5 kg and was confirmed by the stuff to cost 40 € , 60 Euros had been purchased from our credit card. When confronted staff did call us both liars and claimed to never have announced anything. Flight back , when not wanting to press a backpack in a measuring metal instead of hand measuring , staff got angry that one did not follow her order, which was than escalated by the team. Although carrying a baby anyways staff did not offer any help in the unreasonable process and than charged again extra money. Cabine crew has been friendly but this experience LL lead to not booking easy jet at all in the future. Check in process in Edinburgh anyways chaotic,to the family check-in and disabled check-in everybody else was guided for check in process, so people just getting in between each other, not possible to monitor your own stuff.

As you would expect from a budget airline Left and arrived on time, no frills, not even a glass of water offered But you get what you pay for

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  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) Edinburgh 29 min 11 km
  • Glasgow International Airport (GLA) Glasgow 1 hr 17 min 78 km
  • Newcastle International Airport (NCL) Newcastle upon Tyne 2 hr 25 min 138 km
  • Aberdeen International Airport (ABZ) Aberdeen 2 hr 36 min 151 km

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  • Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) Amsterdam 22 min 11 km
  • Eindhoven Airport (EIN) Eindhoven 1 hr 28 min 106 km
  • Brussels Airport (BRU) Brussels 2 hr 16 min 165 km
  • Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM) Rotterdam 54 min 55 km

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Yes, there are many flights you can take throughout the week that travel directly between these two cities. You can fly non-stop with the budget airline easyJet, which is great if you are looking to save money. Alternatively, you could opt for a flight with KLM, which tends to be a bit more expensive, but still offers great value for money.

Is there a fast track service at Edinburgh Airport?

Yes, you can speed up your journey through security at Edinburgh Airport by pre-booking a fast track service. This must be done at least 24 hours in advance and costs about £3 per person. It’s a great way to avoid the queues on the day you travel, especially if you are travelling during peak times.

Can I stay at a hotel the night before my flight?

Yes, if you are flying early in the morning, or travelling to the airport from further afield, you may want to stay at an airport hotel the night before your trip. There are several hotels, such as The Holiday Inn Express, close to the terminal building, so you won’t be in a rush on the day of your flight.

How do I get from Amsterdam airport to the city centre?

At Amsterdam Airport, it is easy to continue your onwards journey to the city centre. One option that is very convenient is to take a train to the city centre, which costs about €10.80 (£9.30) and takes about 20min There is also the option of a bus, which is a similar cost at about €10 (£8.60), but takes slightly longer at around 35min.

What is the cheapest flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam was $37 for a one-way ticket and $109 for a round-trip.

Do I need a passport to fly between Edinburgh and Amsterdam?

Yes, you’ll need a passport to travel to Amsterdam from Edinburgh.

Which airports will I be using when flying from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

When flying out of Edinburgh you will be using Edinburgh Turnhouse. You will be landing at Amsterdam, also known as Amsterdam Schiphol.

Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

The Boeing 737-800 Passenger/BBJ2 (winglets) is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Edinburgh to Amsterdam flight route.

Which airline alliances offer flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

SkyTeam is the only airline alliance operating flights between Edinburgh and Amsterdam.

On which days can I fly direct from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

There are nonstop flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam on a daily basis.

Which is the best airline for flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam, KLM or easyJet?

The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam are KLM and easyJet. With an average price for the route of $211 and an overall rating of 7.8, KLM is the most popular choice. easyJet is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of $179 and an overall rating of 6.9.

How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam.

How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Amsterdam from Edinburgh is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Amsterdam with an airline and back to Edinburgh with another airline. Booking your flights between Edinburgh and AMS can sometimes prove cheaper using this method.

What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam?

Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Amsterdam from Edinburgh up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

KAYAK’s top tips for finding a cheap flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $94 or less one-way and $289 or less round-trip.
  • You can get to Edinburgh Airport easily from the city centre, making it a good airport to fly from at any time of day. The Airlink (service 100) takes about 30min to reach the terminal, whilst you can also access it by car via the A720.
  • From Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, not only are you very close to the centre of Amsterdam, but you can also reach other parts of the country with ease too. Get to The Hague or Rotterdam in about 40min by car to explore this magnificent country further.
  • At Edinburgh Airport, you can rest up ahead of your flight in one of the airport lounges. With lounges such as Aspire Lounge offering Wi-Fi, food and snacks for around £25 per person, it’s a great way to start off your trip.
  • You don’t need to worry about exchanging your money before you travel, as there are many places you can do so at Edinburgh Airport. For example, International Currency Exchange stores and ATMs are easily found throughout in the airport, so you can get your Euros ahead of your trip to Amsterdam.
  • You can also make use of currency exchange offices at Amsterdam Airport, should you not have been able to before your flight. With several Travelex stores across the terminal building, you will find it easy to exchange your Pounds for Euros.

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Amsterdam Schiphol to Edinburgh Turnhouse

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Quick and efficient as always. Air France managed to loose and damage my luggage that never made it onto my KLM flight.

The food from Lagos to Amsterdam was was very poor compared to AMS-YYZ

The flight was again delayed for more then 2 hours with some lousy explanation regarding the reason of the delay. Although the flight was delayed for more than 2 hours, no refreshments were offered (according to EU regulations). Last 4 flights on KLM - always at least 2 hrs late. So be prepared that you cannot plan anything with KLM.

Booked connecting flights with KlM. My serving flight was the furthest part of the airport. On arrival in Zurich. My two cases arrived but only one carry on belong to my son. His three suitcase didn't arrive. After enquiring we discovered they were still in Amsterdam. We landed at 11.12. We eventually left the airport just after one.

Seats are fair enough for medium tall people. Good food all the trip. Fight attendances are warm

I thought KLM was the best airline but the Lima - Amsterdam was 1 hours late, the Brussels - Amsterdam was 2.30 hours late and the Amsterdam - Lima was 30 minutes late

no issues at all... Kudos to the food. This time was really really good

Overall a good experience. We were disappointed when we had to check our carry on due to the plane being full. KLM hadn’t notified us and we had valuable items in the carry on but they still made us check it. Some of the food was great and some was mediocre. Crew is really kind and funny.

One of the vstewardeses wanted to bump me of the plane for absolutely nothing. There is CCTV in the plane ans everything can be verified. Very disappointing , you all will see, o other 5 years and the passangers who does not smile to flight attendent will be bumped off...

I travel frequently. The flight was late again... KLM should really try and be on time

Be sure to check bags for 23 kg,.(50 lbs) Coming from US I chose the wrong size luggage weight when I checked in on my phone, and had to pay more when I dropped it off

The on board air steward really made the journey. He was very entertaining

I was disappointed there was a 40 minute delay to flight

The trip itself was good. I have given only good as rating, because my first flight has been cancelled by a different airline and that caused disruption in my trip. I spent over ten hours in Luton airport and that caused me high tiredness, sickness, because of the very early initial trip. easyJet staff has been professional and friendly.

Very pleasant crew, working hard on a full plane. Delay by a broken seat. However crew made back 60% of the delay.

Delayed and then further delayed with no announcement made so that all the passengers (who were standing in the jetty) could hear. We stood there for well over 20 minutes. We were further delayed through weather but no one explained that to us until the pilot made an announcement when finally on board

easyJet need to ensure that whether pre-booking seats or not children aren’t split from their parents the crew spent the majority of boarding asking passengers to move to accommodate two families. Surely the system identifies minors on a booking !!!!! It was all very frustrating to watch and caused delays which I’m sure cost easyJet more in the long run rather that automatically allocating families with minors seats together automatically.

Not great! Rude staff in London and the worse baggage reclaim I’ve ever seen. Great staff in flight but doubt I’ll fly with them again

Staff had been really impolite at the boarding area and for both ways charged high extra fees without a reason. For the check-in luggage which was measured 3.5 kg and was confirmed by the stuff to cost 40 € , 60 Euros had been purchased from our credit card. When confronted staff did call us both liars and claimed to never have announced anything. Flight back , when not wanting to press a backpack in a measuring metal instead of hand measuring , staff got angry that one did not follow her order, which was than escalated by the team. Although carrying a baby anyways staff did not offer any help in the unreasonable process and than charged again extra money. Cabine crew has been friendly but this experience LL lead to not booking easy jet at all in the future. Check in process in Edinburgh anyways chaotic,to the family check-in and disabled check-in everybody else was guided for check in process, so people just getting in between each other, not possible to monitor your own stuff.

As you would expect from a budget airline Left and arrived on time, no frills, not even a glass of water offered But you get what you pay for

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Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland (UK) and a major financial and tourist hub. From Amsterdam it is some 660km away over the North Sea.

Let’s look at the options for travel between these 2 cities by air, train, bus and ferry.

1. Amsterdam-Edinburgh by Air

Flying is the easiest and most convenient travel option between the 2 cities. Scheduled flight time between Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is around 1 hour 30 minutes.

Dutch airline KLM (Skyteam) flies up to 3x daily using Boeing 737 aircraft. The cheapest return flights start at around €110 from Amsterdam or £80 from Edinburgh – these are base fares and do not include optional extras such as checked luggage.

klm flight over edinburgh

No frills airline Easyjet flies 1-3x daily between Amsterdam and Edinburgh using Airbus A319/320 aircraft. Prices can be a little bit cheaper than KLM if booking in advance.

2. Amsterdam-Edinburgh by Train

It is possible to travel from Amsterdam to Edinburgh by train in about 10 hours.

From Amsterdam the journey has 2 components – travelling Amsterdam to London St Pancras by direct Eurostar and then taking a UK domestic train from nearby London Kings Cross to Edinburgh.

See here for more detailed info about travel from Amsterdam to London .

eurostar e320 train at rotterdam

The direct Amsterdam-London Eurostar service runs 4x daily with a journey time of just over 4 hours. The train makes stops only at Brussels Zuid/Midi and Rotterdam.

We highly recommend the direct Amsterdam-London service although it is also possible to take a Thalys train from Amsterdam to Brussels and then a Eurostar from Brussels to London.

amsterdam-edinburgh rail map

Amsterdam-London Eurostar tickets are available from €40 (Standard) or €99.50 (Standard Premier) and can be booked at the NS International site .

London North East Railway (LNER) and Lumo operate regular direct rail services from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh and this journey takes around 4 hours 30 minutes, stopping in Newcastle and a few other towns.

There are a huge variety of rail fares in the UK so you could pay as little as £15 (Lumo) or £30 (LNER) one-way in advance right up to £197 for an anytime single.

First class singles on LNER start from £73 one way – a hot meal and drinks are served at your seat.

London-Edinburgh train tickets (with LNER or Lumo) are bookable at the Omio site

Now whether you would do the entire Amsterdam-Edinburgh rail journey in one go is up to you – it would probably be prudent to add a stopover in London to minimise the risk of missing a connection.

3. Amsterdam-Edinburgh by Coach

It is also possible to do the journey by coach via London although it will be a very long-haul.

Flixbu s and BlaBlaCar Bus normally operate a 1-2x daily coach service between Amsterdam Sloterdijk and London Victoria with fares from €30 one-way. The journey takes about 12 hours. Book at the Omio site

flixbus stop at amsterdam sloterdijk

National Express and Megabus both operate regular coach services between London Victoria and Edinburgh with a journey time of 9-11 hours for direct services.

Obviously you could also consider a rail-coach combination – such as coach from Amsterdam to London then a train up to Edinburgh.

London-Edinburgh bus tickets (with National Express or Megabus) are bookable at the Omio site

4. Amsterdam-Edinburgh by Ferry/Train

Every night DFDS Seaways runs ferries both ways between Amsterdam Ijmuiden and Newcastle North Shields. Book your DFDS Amsterdam-Newcastle ferry here

From Amsterdam the ferry departs at 1730, arriving in Newcastle the next day at 0915. From Newcastle, the ferry departs at 1700 before arriving at 0945 in Amsterdam the following morning.

The ferry trip takes about 16-17 hours and is made by the 163m long ships King Seaways or Princess Seaways .

For a standard ferry crossing, prices for a 2 bed inside cabin start from around €80/£68 each way. Add about €100/£85 for a car each way.

dfds seaways ferry amsterdam

The ferry terminals are accessible by special transfer buses which go to Amsterdam Central and Newcastle station respectively.

From Newcastle station you can travel on a London North East Railway, Lumo or Crosscountry train up to Edinburgh – this takes about 90 minutes and singles start at £11. Newcastle-Edinburgh tickets can be booked at the Trainline site

The 200km drive between North Shields and Edinburgh takes about 2 hours 30 minutes up the A1 motorway.

Amsterdam Resources

Looking for a convenient hotel near Amsterdam Central station? Check out the stylish Kimpton-De Witt which is a short walk from the station. For those on a budget the Ibis Amsterdam Centre is literally on top of the western edge of the station platforms.

The Iamsterdam City Card (1-5 days) offers free entry and discounts to numerous Amsterdam museums and attractions. It also includes a free public transport pass, a canal cruise and bike rental as well. You can order your Iamsterdam City Card online here

London Resources

Looking for a hotel close to London St Pancras/Kings Cross station? The well-rated Pullman London St Pancras is a few minutes walk down the Euston Road. Or consider the Great Northern Hotel between Kings Cross and St Pancras. For those on a budget there is the nearby YHA London St Pancras .

The Go City: London Explorer Pass offers the choice of visiting 2/3/4/5/6/7 attractions which can save money over buying entrance separately.

Edinburgh Resources

In Edinburgh you can book your hotel with Booking.com here . For a selection of tours and attractions in Edinburgh book with GetYourGuide here

This article was originally published in 2013 and has continuously been updated. Last update 15 March 2023.

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When you book a Flex or Standard ticket, you can access KLM Crown Lounges at Amsterdam Airport (AMS) free of charge. If you are a Gold or Platinum member, you are allowed to bring one guest to either of the two lounges- one on Termina D (Schengen Crown Lounge) and the other one between Terminals E and F (Non-Schengen Crown Lounge). Enjoy self-serve alcohol, a hot and cold buffet, and shower amenities.

Can I choose a lie-flat seat for my flight from Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Turnhouse Airport (EDI)?

Enjoy Club World Seats on a business flight with British Airways from AMS-EDI. After booking a flight, you can see the seating layout and manage your options. There is a free middle seat; you can convert yours into a flatbed. You may request bedding and amenity kits from The White Company.

Can I get Fast Track security at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)?

Say goodbye to queues at AMS airport by booking a flight with an EasyJet Plus membership. The Fast Track system is also available on business flights. Added benefits include allocated seats, speedy boarding, dedicated baggage drop, and an extra cabin bag.

Is there an airline with a no-change fee policy?

You may want to change your departure time and travel date to Edinburgh. Consider booking a flight with KLM since they have no change fees. The only price you will pay is the difference in your flight price in case of fare fluctuations. This applies to KLM’s Flex and Standard tickets.

What is the cheapest flight from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from Amsterdam to Edinburgh was $50 for a one-way ticket and $96 for a round-trip.

Do I need a passport to fly between Amsterdam and Edinburgh?

Which airlines offer wi-fi service onboard planes from amsterdam to edinburgh.

KLM, Virgin Atlantic, Air France, and Delta offer inflight Wi-Fi service on the Amsterdam to Edinburgh flight route.

Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

The Boeing 737-800 Passenger/BBJ2 (winglets) is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Amsterdam to Edinburgh flight route.

Which airline alliances offer flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

SkyTeam is the only airline alliance operating flights between Amsterdam and Edinburgh.

On which days can I fly direct from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

There are nonstop flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh on a daily basis.

Which is the best airline for flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh, KLM or easyJet?

The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh are KLM and easyJet. With an average price for the route of $262 and an overall rating of 7.8, KLM is the most popular choice. easyJet is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of $165 and an overall rating of 6.9.

How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh.

How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Edinburgh from Amsterdam is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Edinburgh with an airline and back to Amsterdam with another airline. Booking your flights between Amsterdam and EDI can sometimes prove cheaper using this method.

What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Amsterdam to Edinburgh?

Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Edinburgh from Amsterdam up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

KAYAK’s top tips for finding a cheap flight from Amsterdam to Edinburgh

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $102 or less one-way and $156 or less round-trip.
  • Airlines with stopovers between Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport (EDI) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) include easyJet, British Airways, Ryanair, Lufthansa, and Norwegian. EasyJet stops at London Luton Airport (LTN) or Bristol Airport (BRS); British Airways at London City Airport (LCY) or Heathrow (LHR); Ryanair at Dublin Airport (DUB); Lufthansa at Frankfurt Airport (FRA); and Norwegian Air at Copenhagen Airport (CPH).
  • Travel with Ryanair from Schiphol Airport (AMS) to Turnhouse Airport (EDI) if you want to reserve seats for your family free of charge. All kids below 12 have the right to sit next to accompanying adults. There will be a free reserved seat for up to four children for every adult booking. Check in 60 days before the flight and make any necessary seat reservation changes. Any other adult or teenager who wants to sit next to their family may reserve a seat.
  • Choose to fly on the upper deck to make the most of your business-class flight with Lufthansa as it has the most comfortable seats. Also, take advantage of their elegantly decorated business lounges to get a decent selection of food and beverage. You can use lavatories in the middle and front areas of the business cabin.
  • You can upgrade from economy to business class ticket on your AMS-EDI flight provided the seats are available (see availability on the KLM app). KLM will not surcharge you for a ticket upgrade; you only pay the fare difference. The airline allows last-minute class upgrades during check-in – once again, subject to availability.
  • Some airlines like Ryanair EasyJet Europe do not allow pets in-cabin or cargo hold. So, if you have a cat or dog, choose an airline with a favorable pet policy. These include British Airways (service dogs and other pets up to 13 lbs), KLM (pets in kennel, max size 18 x 11 x 9 in), and Lufthansa (inside a hard-sided or soft-sided carrier). If your cats and dogs are well acquainted and of similar size (max 30 lbs each), Norwegian Air allows them to travel in the same crate.

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Nonstop departures

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Edinburgh Turnhouse to Amsterdam Schiphol

Top airlines flying from amsterdam to edinburgh.

The food from Lagos to Amsterdam was was very poor compared to AMS-YYZ

The flight was delayed for 2 hrs. Because they didn’t have a crew to fly. And it is not a first time for klm to do that. Last time they cancelled my filght and rebooked me 3 days later. Not reliable airline

We left one hour late because of technical difficulties. The economy comfort seats are great for the price. The crew was mediocre, they do not provide a pleasant experience, they just deliver food and drinks and give orders, not very amicable, no service and hospitality focus.

I thought KLM was the best airline but the Lima - Amsterdam was 1 hours late, the Brussels - Amsterdam was 2.30 hours late and the Amsterdam - Lima was 30 minutes late

no issues at all... Kudos to the food. This time was really really good

The food was ok. The crew seemed like they were cranky. I had one guy get mad at me for passing in between the storage area to get to the other toilet. I can understand if it's not allowed but reprimanding me like I'm a student saying "This is the last time!" was not appropriate. During my meal time, there was a French family around me. No problems there but when we usually have meals, they are supposed to put their chair in the upright position. These people did not do it and the steward did not tell them to raise their seat in the upright position. However, I was told to do so! So, me and another person next to me had to eat with the monitor almost touching our faces. Furthermore, a lady in front of me was putting her feet up and preventing another elder passenger from putting her seat back. To make it worse, she was continuously hitting her back into her seat, shaking my monitor while I was watching a movie. A crew member did speak to her about it but then she accused me of pushing her seat forward! The crew member gave me a death stare and told me to stop pushing the seat forward. I did not even touch her seat at all, if I did, she would know it. Her boyfriend also stood up and tried to push her seat even further past the maximum decline to no avail. None of these people were reprimanded but the steward, some bald guy, was extremely friendly with them and did not even try to instruct them to do anything until it was time to land. I resisted the urge to really argue with them because I would have obviously been seen as the aggressor (I have no idea why). I hardly said anything on this flight except "more wine please" and "sorry" if I bumped into someone accidentally. Overall, it was an annoying flight and I had to resist the urge to yell at the steward and the people he was overly friendly with. The happiest moment of this flight was leaving it.

Overall a good experience. We were disappointed when we had to check our carry on due to the plane being full. KLM hadn’t notified us and we had valuable items in the carry on but they still made us check it. Some of the food was great and some was mediocre. Crew is really kind and funny.

The worst airline. Cancelled flight 30 min before boarding and rebooked on flight after 3 days.

It was nice to be on a legacy airline, people try at least.

Mostly fine. Minor delays departing and arriving. Quite a cramped plane, not so much as regards legroom but very narrow seats. Quiet nice food. Non-working USB charger. Flight attendants were helpful but not particularly proactive — one had to work to get their attention (but all was fine once they notice you), very Dutch style:)

Be sure to check bags for 23 kg,.(50 lbs) Coming from US I chose the wrong size luggage weight when I checked in on my phone, and had to pay more when I dropped it off

The flight was delayed for over 1 hour. The boarding process is appalling making you wait for 30 minutes in the passage leading to the outside door without any seats.

The on board air steward really made the journey. He was very entertaining

I was disappointed there was a 40 minute delay to flight

Well Is extra charge for everything and other companies include that and the price.

The trip itself was good. I have given only good as rating, because my first flight has been cancelled by a different airline and that caused disruption in my trip. I spent over ten hours in Luton airport and that caused me high tiredness, sickness, because of the very early initial trip. easyJet staff has been professional and friendly.

Not great! Rude staff in London and the worse baggage reclaim I’ve ever seen. Great staff in flight but doubt I’ll fly with them again

You booked my 7 year old son to sit on his own without his mum and dad in s separate row between two unfriendly adult strangers. The plane was disgusting and dirty, aisles and everywhere sticky. The lounge waiting area was filthy carpet and had insufficient seats so we had to sit on it to wait for 35 minutes and my 7 year old sone played on this filthy lounge carpet. The outside of the plane appeared clean. The pilot was helpful with the route and what to expect weather etc.

The communication about the delay could have been better before and during the flight. Also, this online form could have less bugs. It is almost impossible to type in this window.

Cancelled last minute, I had to travel 13 hours by train at night

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Europe Travel Guide

Last Updated: April 18, 2024

The historic city of Prague with its classic stunning architecture

From beautiful Paris to smoke-filled coffeeshops in Amsterdam, Oktoberfest to La Tomatina, Europe is a massive, diverse continent with an unlimited assortment of things to see and do. You won’t have any problem filling your time, whether you’re backpacking Europe for a few months on a budget or just spending a few weeks there on a well-earned vacation.

The continent boasts wonderful beaches, historical architecture, amazing wine, and tons of world-class festivals. Every country is incredibly different from the next too, providing limitless variety in what you do during your trip.

I first backpacked Europe in 2006 and was hooked immediately. I’ve been visiting every year since, have run tours around the continent, and even wrote a book on traveling in Europe . It’s a destination I love and never get tired of exploring.

This guide will give you an overview of Europe and the tips and tricks you need to start planning your trip. I’ve also written extensive travel guides to each country on the continent (linked below in this post) so you can get more in-depth information for your specific itinerary too!

Table of Contents

  • Things to See and Do
  • Typical Costs
  • Suggested Budget
  • Money-Saving Tips
  • Where to Stay
  • How to Get Around
  • How to Stay Safe
  • Best Places to Book Your Trip
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Top 5 things to see and do in europe.

Aerial view of Greek town along the Mediterranean ocean, with mountains in the background

1. Tour the Greek Islands

These islands are the mecca of summer beach fun and each is unique in its own great way. There’s Ios (beach party central with archeological ruins and awesome boat tours); Kos (ancient ruins and nature); Crete (Bronze Age ruins of Knossos, hiking, beaches, and wine), Santorini (iconic blue water, white buildings, and local wineries); Mykonos , (the upscale party island with beautiful beaches, villages, and sunsets), Naxos (best island in the Cyclades). Plus, Milos, Corfu, Lemnos, Zakynthos, and so many more! With hundreds of islands in the country, you can always find what you are looking for!

2. Ride the rails

Europe is famous for its international rail system. Rail passes like the Eurail Pass have been around forever and still make it very easy to get from country to country on a relatively small budget (and with lots of flexibility). Europe has some of the fastest trains in the world that travel up to an incredible 217 mph (350 kph). The whole continent is connected by trains and there’s a growing push for even more connections and long-distance, high-speed trains in order to reduce flying and help combat climate change. There’s nothing more quintessential than riding the trains in Europe and I encourage you to take as many trains as possible. It’s one of the best ways to see the continent.

3. Get lost in Paris

The “City of Lights” is everything people say it is. I fell in love with it the first time I stepped foot in Paris . The city is just magical. You have a ton of museums, cafes, jazz clubs, famous art, and beautiful architecture. I love just strolling around the streets of the Quartier Latin (Latin Quarter) or Montmartre neighborhood as it makes for a breathtaking day. Another one of my favorite things to do here is just sit in the Jardin des Champs-Élysées park and picnic like the Parisians. For something a bit different, check out the famous Catacombs and Paris Sewer Museum. With so much to offer in the way of culture, history, and gastronomy, it would take years to see everything here but you can still get a good feel of the city in a few days.

4. Go city hopping

There are so many amazing cities in Europe that we’d need a top 100 to list them all. Here are some of my personal favorites and must-see cities: London is rich in history, culture, and the famous Big Ben clock; Edinburgh is a vibrant medieval city with cozy pubs and a famous castle with a huge New Year’s Eve Party; Amsterdam has cozy coffee shops and canopied tree-covered canals; Berlin has a wild party scene, street art, and the Berlin Wall; Barcelona has tapas, beach, and unique Gaudi architecture; coastal Lisbon has colorful tiles, old tramcars, cobblestone streets and plenty of fresh seafood; Prague has a beautiful intact Old Town, incredible architecture and eclectic bars; Tallinn Estonia has beautiful medieval buildings with colorful roofs. Florence  is a mecca for Italian Renaissance architecture, art history, and gelato; Stockholm mixes medieval architecture and modern art and design. Crisscross the continent, take in the culture, and enjoy all the historic cities!

5. Hit the Alps

Whether you go skiing in the winter or hiking in the summer, the Alps hold some of the most breathtaking views in all the world. You don’t even need to be an expert hiker because there are mountain trails for all levels and crystal-clear Alpine lakes. Check out the spectacular Eibsee trail loop in Bavaria at the foot of Die Zugspitze, Germany’s tallest mountain, for the clearest, multi-colored, sparkling lake you’ve ever seen. Or the Männlichen Kleine Scheidegg Panorama trail in Switzerland’s stunning green and snow-capped Alps. Or visit Italy’s Dolomites in South Tyrol for the scenic Seceda trail. The Alps have trails for every fitness level and in every season.

Other Things to See and Do in Europe

1. tour amsterdam.

I love Amsterdam so much that I lived here for a short period of time in 2006. Here cobblestone and brick streets weave around lovely canals as people ride their bikes to and fro. My favorite things to enjoy here are Amsterdam’s vibrant art and music scene and there are also a ton of interesting museums here like the Anne Frank House, FOAM, the history museum, and the hemp museum. Be sure you get out of the center into Jordaan and Oost with their wonderful outdoor cafes and fewer tourists. Also, a visit to Amsterdam wouldn’t be complete without a canal cruise to visit the many islands and there are many to choose from that include snacks and drinks, sunset cruises, live guided tours, and more.

2. Hang out in Barcelona

Barcelona is a city that goes 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It truly could give NYC a run for the “city that never sleeps” title. Be prepared for late-night dinners and parties until dawn. Besides a great food and nightlife scene, there is a wonderful beach, tons of Gaudi architecture (including the fairytale-like Parc Güell, as well as the iconic Sagrada Familia , which has been under construction for over 100 years!), incredible food tours, one of the best history museums in the country, and lots of outdoor spaces. What I love about Barcelona is that when you’re ready to chill, you can wander around Parc de la Ciutadella and marvel at the majestic fountains, plant life, and buildings created from an ornate military fortress.

3. Visit Berlin

Hip and trendy Berlin is an energetic destination. It is one of Europe’s most affordable capital cities, with a vibrant music and art scene and a growing foodie movement. Be sure to spend some time learning about the city’s darker history via the many excellent museums, memorials, and landmarks. The East Side Gallery, a section of the Berlin Wall that’s now painted with murals, and the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe are two especially powerful reminders of Germany’s past. For all periods of German history, don’t miss the Deutsches Historisches Museum (German Historical Museum) – it’s one of the best history museums in the world. Once you’ve had your fill of history, relax in Berlin’s many green spaces, from Tempelhof Field, the site of a former airfield and popular local hangout spot, to Tiergarten, a tree-covered former hunting ground for 17th-century aristocrats.

4. Drink beer at Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is a must for anyone going to Germany at the end of September. While not a budget option since beers now cost 15 € a maß, I love the energy and friendly camaraderie this event inspires. For two weeks, millions of people from all over the world gather for lots of beer, excitement, music, and wild fun. Watching thousands of people sing together, raising quart-sized beer mugs for endless toasts, and enjoying the general party atmosphere makes you feel good about the world. (Or maybe that’s just the beer?) Just be sure to book your accommodation well in advance and be prepared to pay top prices for them. If you don’t have an outfit, don’t worry, there are plenty of shops even at the main train station where you can buy a Bavarian dirndl dress and men’s lederhosen.

5. Experience London

Get a taste of English culture in diverse London . The museums here are some of the best in the world (most are free) and include the Tate, the British Museum, the City Museum, the National Gallery, the Historical Museum. There’s no shortage of iconic sights here as well, with Big Ben, the House of Parliament, the London Eye, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, and of course, Buckingham Palace. I love London’s diversity because of the countless international eateries with great food and wonderful pub culture, perfect for after a long day seeing the sights. Head to Brick Lane on the weekends for some amazing food and craft markets. I prefer Paris to London, but there is something sophisticated and fun about London. Just watch those pints — London is not a cheap destination!

6. Get outdoors in Scandinavia

My favorite region in Europe is Scandinavia. The quality of life here is high, the people are beautiful and friendly, and the cities are clean and historic. Cycling the cities, taking canal tours, hiking the vast forested areas, archipelago hopping, enjoying fika (a Swedish coffee break), and warming up in saunas are just a few of the popular activities that await you here. True, this area of Europe is not cheap, but there are plenty of ways to reduce your expenses. Don’t let the high prices scare you away. Highlights for me include Copenhagen , Stockholm , Gotland, Norway’s fjords, and Lapland in Finland .

7. Get enchanted in Prague

Prague has an amazing history and is one of the most beautiful and picturesque cities I’ve ever seen. Highlights include the 9th-century Prague Castle, the magnificent Charles Bridge (built in the 14th century and one of the oldest standing bridges in the world), the 10th-century old square with its iconic astronomical clock, and the winding Jewish Quarter. Even if you only have a few days there don’t miss the free walking tour which is one of my favorites in Europe and the best way to learn about the Old Town and the tragic history of the city that went from thriving Bohemian capital of art, music, and literature to part of the Iron Curtain after WWII. Some of my favorite gems here include the fantastic black light theater shows in 4D and the one-of-a-kind medieval dinner show in an old tavern complete with musicians and jugglers not to mention hearty food and drinks. During the weekends it heaves with people enjoying the bars, cheap beer, and delicious food so try to visit during the week (and in the spring or fall) to beat the crowds.

8. Relax on the French Riviera

Here, you can pretend to live the high life for a little bit. Have fun in the sun, relax on the beach, swim in azure blue water, hobnob with the rich and famous, and sail on (or gaze at) gigantic yachts. As for cities, Nice is nice with its palm-tree-lined promenade, old town, and many art museums. If you want to go see how the rich and famous live, spend an afternoon checking out Cannes to soak up some glamorous vibes on La Croisette where they hold the famous Cannes Film Festival. The kingdom of Monaco with its tiny streets, beautiful buildings, and world-famous casino is just a skip away too.

9. Enjoy the great outdoors in Interlaken

Located in the beautiful mountains of Switzerland, Interlaken is a gorgeous place to unwind with fantastic hiking, delicious hot chocolate, and plenty of outdoor sports. The area is full of natural attractions to explore, including the St. Beatus Caves (complete with a legendary dragon), the cascading 500-meter-high (1,640 feet) Giessbach Waterfalls, the Jungfraujoch mountain railway (which leads to the highest train station on the continent), and a plethora of lakes (hence the town’s name). It’s a good alternative to all the cities and museums. Interlaken is also a popular party destination for backpackers and other young travelers. By far, my favorite scenic and visually stunning trail was the Oberberghorn panoramic hike, where you can wander the green mountain ridge ogling the amazing views and the turquoise-blue Brienzersee.

10. Experience history in Rome

In this thriving historical city, you can’t walk two feet without stumbling over a ruin, making Rome a history buff’s dream. Its tiny streets are perfect for wandering as you explore the Colosseum, see the Forum and Palatine Hill, visit the Pantheon, spend time in Vatican City, admire the Spanish Steps, and toss coins into the famous Trevi Fountain. The skip-the-line tickets can definitely be worth it so you don’t waste time waiting outside attractions. Rome also has amazing food (it’s Italy, after all) and nightlife. Visit the Trastevere area for a taste of “local” Rome and chill bars. It’s my favorite area in the city because you feel like you’re in a small village in the middle of a big city.

11. Hike around the Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre is my favorite part of Italy. These five beautiful cliffside towns are perched near warm waters and beautiful olive and grape groves. There are wondrous and strenuous hikes in these hills; for a real challenge, take trail #8. Or just walk the coastline for something less difficult. Many activities here revolve around the coastline: kayaking, swimming, having a beach picnic or visiting the Technical Naval Museum. If you happen to be here in December or January, don’t miss the Nativity Manarola, the world’s biggest lighted nativity scene.

12. Tour Krakow

Krakow looks like it stepped out of a medieval postcard. It’s a hip, trendy, and youthful city that’s the center of education in Poland, meaning there are a lot of university students here. Most travelers come to party here (the vodka is cheap) but try to enjoy the city’s history and food besides just the bars. Walk the Royal Road through the Old Town to the 13th-century Wawel Castle, tour Schindler’s Factory (where Schindler saved over 1,200 Jews during World War II), and visit the sobering Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. You can also take a fascinating day trip to the UNESCO World Heritage Wieliczka Salt Mine, a 13th-century mine with cavernous chambers, statues, chapels, chandeliers, and cathedrals all carved out of salt.

13. Visit the ruin bars in Budapest

The coolest nightlife in all of Europe is found in Budapest . Built in abandoned buildings, ruin bars feature funky art installations, repurposed furniture, and quirky decor. They are amazing, fun, and great places to meet locals, as people of all ages flock here. Open since 2001, Szimpla Kert is the original ruin bar and one of my favorites, along with Instant-Fogas Complex, which takes up an entire building and is actually many different bars in one. Don’t skip the ruin bars — they’re one of the most unique things about the city!

14. Explore Cornwall

The best part of England is outside London, yet unfortunately, not a lot of travelers leave London. Head west to the area of Cornwall for cheaper prices, welcoming locals, natural beauty, great hiking, rolling hills, plenty of medieval castles, and picturesque small towns. If you like biking, the Camel Trail from Bodmin to Padstow is worth the trip and you even pass by a local vineyard. It’s an easy way to spend a day (and it’s pretty flat so it’s not too hard to do.) Plus, I had the best fish and chips in Cornwall! Overall, it’s what you think of as “traditional England.”

15. Walk the Camino

El Camino de Santiago (The Way of Saint James) is an ancient pilgrimage route that stretches from France all the way across northern Spain. It is a 500 mile (800 km) trail that winds through incredible terrain, ending in Santiago de Compostela at the cathedral where St. James is supposedly buried. As a pilgrim, you get a “pilgrim’s passport” which allows you to stay in affordable pilgrim-only hostels, making this a surprisingly budget-friendly adventure. While it usually takes over a month to complete, you can just walk a section if you don’t have the time. To receive a “Compostela” (certificate of completion), you just need to walk the last 62 miles (100 km), which generally takes 4-5 days.

16. Throw tomatoes during La Tomatina

By far my favorite festival, the largest food fight in the world happens during the last Wednesday of August in Bunol, Spain. What started in 1945 as a local brawl has turned into a massive event drawing tens of thousands of people from all over the world. For about an hour, everyone throws tomatoes at each other, leaving streets ankle-deep in tomato juice. Afterward, everyone walks down to the river, cleans off, and then heads to the town square for sangria and music.

17. Find Dracula in Romania

Not a lot of people visit Romania but this underrated country in Eastern Europe has undiscovered yet picturesque medieval towns like Brasov (home to “Dracula’s castle”), Sighisoara, and Sibiu; gorgeous beaches on the Black Sea; and incredible hiking in the Fagaras Mountains — all at dirt-cheap prices. Other major sights include frescoed Byzantine monasteries, the steepled wooden churches of Transylvania, the hip university town Cluj-Napoca, the post-communist capital of Bucharest, and the Danube Delta, a huge nature reserve.

18. Drink whisky in Islay

Whisky has a long history on Islay , an island off Scotland’s west coast. It’s been made there since the 16th-century — first in backyards and then, starting in the 19th-century, in large distilleries. Over the years, whisky from the island came to be considered a specialty and was used to flavor a lot of other blends on the mainland. There are currently nine working distilleries on the island, all located along the island’s shores, with Laphroaig, Ardbeg, and Lagavulin being the most famous. Most distilleries here make single-malt Scotch, meaning that only one type of grain (barley) is used. My visit here was amazing and, even if you don’t like whisky, there are tons of good hikes and walks throughout this magnificent island.

19. Explore Iceland

Iceland is a magical country with majestic waterfalls, hidden hot springs around every corner, and sweeping vistas unlike anywhere else in the world. After my first visit, the country quickly became one of my favorite countries. With whale watching in the summer, the northern lights in the winter, and geothermal baths for soaking in year-round, there really is no bad time to visit! While Iceland’s main draw is the epic natural landscapes, it’s worth spending a couple of days in Reykjavik with its café culture, artsy feel, and brightly colored wooden row houses.

20. Sail the Croatian coast

With calm winds, short distances, a coastline littered with over 1,000 islands, and countless historical sites, Croatia is one of the world’s best sailing destinations. If you can, go during the shoulder season when you can find some great deals. Plan to stay at least a couple of days on one of the islands, with the most popular being Brac, Hvar, Krk, Cres, and Lošinj. However, don’t be afraid to get off the beaten path and explore some of the lesser-known islands such as Silba, Vis, and Lastovo. If you want to splash out and spend a week partying on a yacht, check out The Yacht Week, which hosts week-long parties, complete with DJs, from May-September. You can book a full boat to share with friends or just a cabin if you’re traveling solo. Prices start at 5,250 HRK per person and go up to 9,300 HRK.

21. Explore the Balkans

While the Balkans have become more popular with backpackers in recent years, it’s still largely overlooked by most budget travelers, despite being an extremely budget-friendly region. The Balkan peninsula is home to great (and again, overlooked) wine, beautiful medieval towns like Kotor and Mostar, stunning mountainous landscapes, beautiful pebble beaches, coffee culture, fresh, hearty yet inexpensive food, and museums covering the area’s history, including the most recent turbulent events of the early 1990s. I especially loved my time in Albania . Don’t miss the beautiful beaches in Ksamil, nicknamed the “Maldives of Europe’ as well as the mountain village of Gjirokastër, which was occupied by Romans, Byzantines, and Ottomans. The Balkans have so much to offer for every budget and every country has its unique cultural flavor.

22. Take a wine tour in the Loire Valley

Located in central France, the picturesque Loire Valley is a UNESCO World Heritage site and stretches 280 kilometers (174 miles) along the Loire River. One of the major wine-producing regions of France, the area is home to some of the best wines in the world, with over 1,000 vineyards open to the public. Even those who don’t drink wine will enjoy the beautiful small towns, great food, and the region’s over 300 impressive chateaux. I loved the medieval Chenonceau Castle and Chateau Villandry and the small villages like Saint-Florent-le-Vieil. Spring and Autumn are my favorite times to visit because you can go biking and do outdoor activities when it’s not too hot and there are fewer people. It’s an area not to be missed.

23. See Fado in Portugal

Fado is an important musical tradition in Portugal , originating in Lisbon and stretching back some 200 years. The word “fado” likely stems from the Latin word for fate, and it’s very haunting, poetic, and emotional music. Most of the songs follow themes of loss and mourning, and the music was popular with the working class (especially sailors). Performances normally take place in restaurants during dinner. In Lisbon, head to Clube de Fado, Tasca do Chico, Parreirinha de Alfama, or Senhor Vinho.

24. Tour green Slovenia

Slovenia is one of Europe’s least-visited destinations, which is mind-blowing to me because it’s an amazing place to visit. Slovenia offers all the beauty of Western Europe but at a fraction of the cost and with a fraction of the crowds. Perfect for outdoor adventure lovers, Slovenia offers rugged mountains, untouched landscapes, fantastic ski resorts, plentiful wine, sprawling cave systems, incredible food, and postcard-perfect lakes, such as the famous Lake Bled with its castle on an island. I loved Piran, Slovenia’s often overlooked coastal Venetian-style harbor town that was actually founded 3000 years ago. Stroll around its beautiful windy cobble-stoned streets, beautiful plazas, and take advantage of the many affordable restaurants right on the water. Make sure to also spend a few days in the country’s capital, Ljubljana, known as one of the continent’s greenest and most livable cities. Take a river cruise to see the city and enjoy the friendliness of the locals.

  For more information on specific countries in Europe, check out the guides below:

  • Albania Travel Guide
  • Austria Travel Guide
  • Belgium Travel Guide
  • Belarus Travel Guide
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina Travel Guide
  • Bulgaria Travel Guide
  • Czechia Travel Guide
  • Croatia Travel Guide
  • Denmark Travel Guide
  • England Travel Guide
  • Estonia Travel Guide
  • Finland Travel Guide
  • France Travel Guide
  • Germany Travel Guide
  • Greece Travel Guide
  • Hungary Travel Guide
  • Iceland Travel Guide
  • Ireland Travel Guide
  • Italy Travel Guide
  • Latvia Travel Guide
  • Lithuania Travel Guide
  • Malta Travel Guide
  • Moldova Travel Guide
  • Montenegro Travel Guide
  • Netherlands Travel Guide
  • Norway Travel Guide
  • Portugal Travel Guide
  • Poland Travel Guide
  • Romania Travel Guide
  • Scotland Travel Guide
  • Slovakia Travel Guide
  • Slovenia Travel Guide
  • Spain Travel Guide
  • Sweden Travel Guide
  • Switzerland Travel Guide
  • Ukraine Travel Guide

Europe Travel Costs

a traditional Austrian home overlooking the snow capped mountains and rolling hills in the Austria countryside

Accommodation – Accommodation prices vary greatly by region. In Western Europe, hostel dorm rooms cost between 25-45 EUR per night, depending on the room’s size and the popularity of the hostel. I stayed in a 6-bed dorm in Berlin for 20 EUR, while the same one would have cost me around 45 EUR in Paris. A room in Paris costs on the higher end and a room in cheaper Athens costs on the lower end.

In Eastern Europe, hostel dorm rooms cost between 10-15 EUR per night depending on the size of the dorm room and the popularity of the hostel. The further east you go, the cheaper it gets. Expect to pay around 30-60 EUR per night for a private room that sleeps two.

In Scandinavia, hostel dorm beds cost around 25-45 EUR, while private rooms are 65-80 EUR. Budget hotels start around 85 EUR.

Most accommodations offer free linens, free Wi-Fi, and a lot offer free breakfast, but it’s important to check specific websites for exact amenities.

Campsites cost between 10-15 EUR per night for a basic plot for two without electricity.

Food – Food traditions in Europe run deep, stretching back centuries to become integral parts of each country’s culture. From baguettes in France to tapas in Spain, from hearty Eastern European stews and goulash to the fresh vegetables and olive oils of the Mediterranean, European cuisine varies as much as the countries themselves. Food prices differ greatly across the continent, so check individual country guides for specifics.

But no matter where you are, even in the more expensive countries, finding places to eat within your budget is easier than you might think. Throughout Western Europe, you can find small shops, street food stalls, or food trucks where you can get sandwiches, gyros, kebabs, slices of pizza, or sausages for between 3-7 EUR. These shops are most often found in train stations, bus stations, and main pedestrian areas, and offer cheap food alternatives that can have you eating on 12-17 EUR per day. Fast food (think McDonald’s) costs around 7-10 EUR for a combo meal.

Turkish, Middle Eastern, and Vietnamese eateries abound in Germany, while Indian food is incredible and everywhere in the United Kingdom. Meals at these restaurants usually cost between 8-12 EUR.

Restaurant meals in casual, traditional eateries generally cost around 13-25 EUR for a main dish and drink. Food is much cheaper in the east than in the west, and in the west, northern regions like Scandinavia and the UK are more expensive than southern countries like Spain, Portugal, and Italy.

In Eastern Europe, even if you are eating out for all your meals, you can still get by on a food budget of as little as 15 EUR per day.

For drinks, a pint of beer is 2-5 EUR, a glass of wine is 2-7 EUR, a cappuccino is 2-5 EUR, and cocktails range from 6-14 EUR.

If you eat out, do so at lunch and get the prix-fixe menu (two-course or three-course set menu). Restaurants offer this set menu during lunch, and with prices between 10-20 EUR, it’s a way better deal than the regular dinner menu. You can also get affordable lunches at outdoor markets. So many European cities have huge fresh food markets throughout town.

You can cook your own food for around 45-65 EUR per week. This gets you basic staples like rice, pasta, seasonal produce, bread, and some meat. You can save money by shopping at discount supermarkets like Profi, Lidl, Aldi, and Penny Market.

If you want to save big money on meals, head to one of the markets, pick up some cheese, wine, bread, meats, or anything else, and go to the park for a picnic. (Or grab a sandwich for later!) You’ll find the locals doing the same thing, and it’s one of the cheaper ways to get a true taste of local food.

Backpacking Europe Suggested Budgets

Prices for travel in Europe vary greatly depending on how far north, east, south, or west you travel. If you stick to the budget accommodations, food, and tours listed here and use all my tips on saving money, you need about 65-110 EUR per day in Western Europe, 40-50 EUR in Eastern Europe, and about 85-130 EUR in Scandinavia.

Those numbers reflect a traveler who stays in hostels, cooks some meals and eats out cheaply, enjoys a few drinks, and sticks to free and cheap activities like hiking, walking tours, and enjoying nature. This is your typical backpacker budget. You aren’t going to have a fancy time, but you aren’t going to want for anything either.

However, by getting tourist cards and rail passes, avoiding flights, occasionally Couchsurfing or camping, cooking all your meals, and not drinking, you can travel a lot cheaper. On this budget, you could do Western Europe on 35-45 EUR per day, Eastern Europe on 20-25 EUR, and Scandinavia on 50-65 EUR. That would require you to take a train or a bus or hitchhike everywhere, skip most museums, and limit how often you go out.

Generally, the suggested daily budget for Europe is 80-120 EUR. You can use the chart below to get an idea of how much you need to budget daily. Keep in mind these are daily averages – some days you’ll spend more, some days you’ll spend less (you might spend less every day). We just want to give you a general idea of how to make your budget. Prices are in EUR.

Europe Travel Guide: Money-Saving Tips

Individual country guides have more specific information on how to save money in them but here are some general tips on cutting your costs while you explore Europe:

  • Picnic – This continent has a lot of little shops where you can buy pre-made sandwiches or ingredients to make your own. Many supermarkets have delis as well where you can get food to go. Buy some food, eat outside, and watch the city and its people go by. It’s a much more enjoyable and cheaper way to eat.
  • Eat local and cheap – Not into picnicking? Eat at local sandwich shops, pizza parlors, Maoz, Wok to Walks, and outdoor street vendors. Avoiding restaurants and eating at a lot of the local “grab n’ go” places gives you a taste of the local cuisine at a much cheaper price. If you’re really on a budget, use your creative cooking skills to prepare meals at the hostel as well.
  • Stay with a local – Hostels can add up really quickly. If you don’t have any friends with whom you can stay, consider using Couchsurfing , which connects you with locals who let you stay with them for free. Plus, they tend to also have meetups to meet other locals and travelers. It’s a great way to save on accommodation and meet a local who can share their insider tips and advice.
  • Camp in a garden – A very good camping service specific to Europe is Campspace , which allows you to pitch a tent in someone’s backyard for free or for a small fee (around 10-20 EUR). All of the garden owners have profiles that tell you what services and facilities they offer. Also, many countries allow wild camping (like Sweden), which can save you a fortune if you have a tent.
  • Take the bus – Budget bus companies like Flixbus can take you across the continent for cheap. I personally feel it’s best for day travel as sitting up for an overnight bus isn’t really ideal for sleeping. It isn’t glamorous, but with tickets starting at 5 EUR, you really can’t complain!
  • Get a Rail Pass – Eurail Passes have saved me hundreds of dollars. If you are traveling far distances and through many countries, they are a great deal.
  • Take the free city tours – One of the great things about Europe is that you can find free walking tours in all the major cities. They can be a great way to see the city attractions, take in some history, and learn your bearings without spending any money. Just make sure to tip your guide at the end!
  • Plan accordingly – Plan your trip around Europe so you avoid doubling back. Transportation is a big expense so proper planning can save you a lot of money (and time). Go in a straight line or a loop. Booking your accommodation ahead helps you save as well since cheap, good places unsurprisingly get reserved first. One thing I’ve learned is that waiting until the last minute means you get stuck with expensive places or cheap places no one wants.
  • Fly cheap – If you know where you are going and a train won’t do, try to book flights early. You can often get round trip fares for as little as 5 EUR from many of the European discount airlines like Ryanair or Wizz. Many capital cities have smaller airports farther from the city with ‘inconvenient’ times but cheaper fares. Keep in mind you might need to factor in an early morning Uber or taxi if the busses aren’t running and you have an early flight!
  • Drink less – Those 5 EUR beers add up. Hit happy hours or pick and choose when you party. Hostel bars are a good place to get cheap drinks or buy your alcohol at the supermarket. Plus, in Europe, it’s legal to drink outside in parks, plazas, by the lakes or rivers. You’ll find you can save a lot of money by not going to bars and clubs. Partying your way across the continent will destroy your bank balance in no time.
  • Get a city tourist card – Many local tourism offices sell a tourism card for all their attractions, tours, and restaurants. This card gives you free entry and substantial discounts on all the attractions and tours in a city, free local public transportation (a huge plus), and discounts at a few restaurants and shopping malls. They save a ton of money. If you plan on doing a lot of sightseeing, get one of these cards.
  • Rideshare – If you’re flexible in your schedule, use the ridesharing service BlaBlaCar to catch rides with locals between cities (or countries) by paying a small fee. It’s like Airbnb but for rides. I used this service in Switzerland and, not only did I save a lot of money, but I got to meet interesting people and learn about local culture and life. Drivers are verified and it’s perfectly safe, though sometimes rides cancel at the last minute (which is why you need to be flexible). Check their ratings first and try to use rides where the person has done many trips.
  • Bring a water bottle – The tap water is safe to drink in most of Europe, so bring a reusable water bottle to save money and reduce your plastic use. LifeStraw is my go-to brand as their bottles have built-in filters to ensure your water is always clean and safe.
  • Get a HostelPass – HostelPass is a discount membership for hostels in Europe. Members get 10-20% off select hostels around Europe, as well as perks like free breakfast or free drinks. There are discounts on tours and activities too. It’s a great way to save money if you’re bouncing around Europe as they have hostels in 18 countries around the continent.

Where to Stay in Europe

Europe has a ton of budget accommodation options. The individual country and city guides have tons of recommendations but here’s a short list of some of my favorite budget hostels and hotels around Europe:

  • The Flying Pig (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
  • Hotel 54 (Barcelona, Spain)
  • Generator Hostel (Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • Harcourt Hotel (Dublin, Ireland)
  • Castle Rock (Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Ios Palm Pansion (Ios, Greece)
  • Greg and Tom’s Party Hostel (Krakow, Poland)
  • Largo da Sé Guest House (Lisbon, Portugal)
  • Sophie’s Hostel (Prague, Czech Republic)
  • The Yellow (Rome, Italy)
  • City Backpackers (Stockholm, Sweden)

How to Get Around Europe

The famous steam train from Harry Potter crossing an old bridge in Scotland

Public transportation – Transportation around most European cities is by tram, subway, or bus. Prices are typically around 2 EUR for a one-way ticket in Western Europe and closer to 1 EUR in Eastern Europe. Most large cities also have day passes available that offer unlimited public transportation. These passes are usually 5-12 EUR per day.

In large cities with international airports, there is usually a bus or train available that ferries travelers from the downtown core to the airport. Expect to pay around 5-15 EUR to get to/from the airport.

Bus – Buses are not quite as comfortable as Europe’s trains, although certain lines do have great amenities (like roomy seats and Wi-Fi). While buses are not the most efficient way to travel around the continent, they’re certainly dependable, reliable, and cheap. You can find last-minute rides for as little as 5 EUR. A route from Berlin to Munich is about 25 EUR, while Paris to Bordeaux can be as low as 10 EUR. Longer routes, like Amsterdam to Copenhagen, start at around 47 EUR.

Each country has its own national bus service, but some lines also take you long distances internationally. Megabus and Flixbus (which now owns Eurolines) are the most popular companies.

Train – Train travel is a great way to see Europe. Intercity train prices vary wildly from country to country, depending on whether you take the slow train or a high-speed train and how far in advance you book. For example, a high-speed train from Berlin to Munich costs around 38-60 EUR, Bordeaux to Paris is about 50-85 EUR, and Madrid to Barcelona ranges from 45-85 EUR. Non-high-speed trains and other intercity lines are a lot cheaper, generally costing about 40-50% of the price of high-speed trains. Eastern Europe inter-country trains usually cost between 45-100 EUR when the ticket is booked last minute. Short train rides of 2-3 hours within countries cost about 27 EUR.

To find routes and prices for trains around Europe, use Trainline .

You may also want to consider getting a Eurail Pass , which allows travelers to explore Europe by providing a set number of stops in a specific time period. These passes are continent-wide, country-specific, or regional. It can potentially save you hundreds of dollars.

Ridesharing/Car sharing – If your schedule is flexible, use a ridesharing service and catch rides with locals between cities (or countries). Drivers are verified and it’s perfectly safe. BlaBlaCar is the most popular.

If you’d rather rent a car yourself and find passengers to share a ride with, use Discover Cars to find the best car rental prices.

Flying – Budget airlines are so prolific that competition helps keep fares low. You can often find tickets where the fare is just 5 EUR round-trip! Companies like EasyJet, Ryanair, Wizz, and Vueling offer mind-blowingly cheap flights throughout Europe. Book at least a month early to scoop up great deals.

Make sure that the airport they fly into isn’t too far out of your way (transportation from the secondary airport sometimes negates the savings from using the budget airline itself).

Keep in mind that you’ll have to pay to check your baggage on these cheap flights. It costs about 25-39 EUR for one checked bag. If you wait to pay for your luggage at the gate, you end up paying almost double. Travel carry-on only to avoid this added cost.

Hitchhiking – Hitchhiking in Europe is very safe, but it’s not for everyone. Hitching is quite common around the continent and I’ve met a number of travelers who have done it (I, myself, traveled this way in Bulgaria and Iceland). Some countries are very supportive (Romania, Iceland, Germany) while others may be a bit more time-consuming (Italy, Spain). HitchWiki is the best website for hitchhiking info.

Here are my suggested articles for how to get around Europe:

  • 7 Cheap Ways to Travel Across Europe
  • Are Eurail Passes a Giant Scam or Do They Save You Money?
  • The Ultimate Guide to Finding Cheap Flights

When to Go to Europe

There’s no wrong time to visit Europe. Peak season is summer, when Europe gets crowded and August is the time most European families are at the beach so everything becomes more crowded and expensive. But the overall atmosphere and weather are great during this time, so it’s still worth visiting during peak season (just book your accommodation in advance — especially in August). Keep in mind it’s much hotter in summer so if you like AC, be sure to check that your hostel or hotel has it before you book. You can expect the most crowds in Western Europe. For this reason, I feel summer is a great time to visit the Balkans and the Baltics because many people head to the beaches in Spain, France, Italy, Croatia, and Greece.

Shoulder season is spring and fall (April-May and September-October). It’s still warm during this time but there aren’t as many crowds and prices are cheaper. This is my favorite time to visit hotspot places like Spain, Croatia and Greece, where it’s still hot enough to swim in the sea but you have way more room on the beach. It’s also a good time to go hiking in the Alps in Germany, northern Italy, Slovenia and Switzerland because it’s cooler during the day so you’re much less sweaty on the mountain without shade. The weather is good, the crowds are smaller, and the prices lower.

Winter is from November to February but in much of Central Europe, it’s wet and cold until March or April. It gets cold, even as far south as it gets (like Greece). On the other hand, the Christmas season has Christmas markets and festivals galore! Even if it’s cold, this is a cultural tradition you can’t miss and why I love Europe in December. There is hot mulled wine, sweets, and plenty of hot snacks, which vary by country. One of my favorites is Prague because the Old Town Square is lit up with a gigantic tree with aromas of crispy cinnamon pastries and mulled wine. Berlin takes their Christmas markets very seriously, so there are around 80 different markets with special themes.

Winter is fantastic in Europe for skiing and snowboarding but it doesn’t have to break the bank if you plan carefully. While Switzerland and France are probably the most famous, they are also expensive, but there are plenty of budget winter options.

How to Stay Safe in Europe

Europe is very safe for backpacking and solo traveling, even if you’re traveling solo, and even as a solo female traveler. Violent crimes against tourists are very rare. In fact, some of the safest countries in the world are in Europe. (I wrote a whole article about how Europe is safe to visit right now .)

That said, there are scams and petty crimes you should watch out for, especially around popular tourist landmarks. The most important thing to be aware of is pickpockets in crowds and on public transportation. Zip your bags and don’t put your mobile phone in a jacket pocket where someone could quickly take it. This should be obvious but don’t flash your money to let everyone know you have a huge wad of cash.

When choosing a hostel, look for ones with lockers. It’s always a good idea to carry around a padlock or combination lock. Most hostels are safe and travelers respect each other and I’ve rarely seen things happen to people’s valuables. Nevertheless, I always think that prevention is better.

As anywhere, the standard precautions apply (never leave your drink unattended at the bar, never walk home alone intoxicated, etc.). When at the bar, always keep an eye on your drink. Avoid walking home alone at night if you’re intoxicated.

For female travelers in particular, it’s always a good idea to have a bit of extra money on you just in case you need to take an Uber or taxi back by yourself so you don’t take unnecessary risks to save money. If you’re using apps to date people while traveling, please use common sense and meet in public places. Since I’m not a female traveler, please check out the numerous female bloggers who have first hand knowledge of this.

If you’re worried about scams, you can read about common travel scams to avoid here.

If you rent a vehicle, don’t leave any valuables in it overnight. Break-ins are rare, but it’s always better to be safe than sorry. Be aware that the UK drives on the left and that most rental cars in Europe will have manual transmissions unless you request otherwise.

When hiking, always bring water, sunscreen, and bandaids or foot plasters. There is nothing worse than being halfway up the mountain with a blister and nothing you can do about it!

Likewise, when at the coast, don’t forget not only to wear sunscreen! I can’t tell you how many times I’ve seen people get burnt to a crisp the first day. Be sure to check the weather before you depart and dress accordingly.

If you do experience an emergency, dial 112 for assistance.

Always trust your gut instinct. Make copies of your personal documents, including your passport and ID. Forward your itinerary to loved ones so they know where you are.

The most important piece of advice I can offer is to purchase good travel insurance. Travel insurance will protect you against illness, injury, theft, and cancellations. It’s comprehensive protection in case anything goes wrong. I never go on a trip without it as I’ve had to use it many times in the past. You can use the widget below to find the policy right for you:

Europe Travel Guide: The Best Booking Resources

These are my favorite companies to use when I travel. They consistently have the best deals, offer world-class customer service and great value, and overall, are better than their competitors. They are the companies I use the most and are always the starting point in my search for travel deals.

  • Skyscanner – Skyscanner is my favorite flight search engine. They search small websites and budget airlines that larger search sites tend to miss. They are hands down the number one place to start.
  • Hostelworld – This is the best hostel accommodation site out there with the largest inventory, best search interface, and widest availability.
  • Booking.com – The best all around booking site that constantly provides the cheapest and lowest rates. They have the widest selection of budget accommodation. In all my tests, they’ve always had the cheapest rates out of all the booking websites.
  • HostelPass – This new card gives you up to 20% off hostels throughout Europe. It’s a great way to save money. They’re constantly adding new hostels too. I’ve always wanted something like this and glad it finallt exists.
  • Get Your Guide – Get Your Guide is a huge online marketplace for tours and excursions. They have tons of tour options available in cities all around the world, including everything from cooking classes, walking tours, street art lessons, and more!
  • The Man in Seat 61 – This website is the ultimate guide to train travel anywhere in the world. They have the most comprehensive information on routes, times, prices, and train conditions. If you are planning a long train journey or some epic train trip, consult this site.
  • Rome2Rio – This website allows you to see how to get from point A to point B the best and cheapest way possible. It will give you all the bus, train, plane, or boat routes that can get you there as well as how much they cost.
  • FlixBus – Flixbus has routes between 20 European countries with prices starting as low 5 EUR! Their buses include WiFi, electrical outlets, a free checked bag.
  • SafetyWing – Safety Wing offers convenient and affordable plans tailored to digital nomads and long-term travelers. They have cheap monthly plans, great customer service, and an easy-to-use claims process that makes it perfect for those on the road.
  • LifeStraw – My go-to company for reusable water bottles with built-in filters so you can ensure your drinking water is always clean and safe.
  • Unbound Merino – They make lightweight, durable, easy-to-clean travel clothing.
  • Top Travel Credit Cards – Points are the best way to cut down travel expenses. Here’s my favorite point earning credit cards so you can get free travel!

GO DEEPER: Nomadic Matt’s In-Depth Budget Guide to Europe!

Nomadic Matt's Guide to Europe

While I have a lot of free tips on Europe, I also wrote an entire book that goes into great detail on everything you need to plan a trip here on a budget! You’ll get suggested itineraries, budgets, even more ways to save money, my favorite restaurants, prices, practical information (i.e. phone numbers, websites, prices, safety advice, etc etc), and cultural tips.

I’ll give the insider view of Europe that I got from years of traveling and living here! The downloadable guide can be used on your Kindle, iPad, phone, or computer so you can have it with you when you go. Click here to learn more about my book on Europe!

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Taylor Swift is set to perform at Murrayfield Stadium on 7, 8 and 9 June, with tens of thousands of fans expected to flock to Edinburgh - many with prior hotel reservations.

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A number of homeless people face being sent outside of Edinburgh to make way for tourists ahead of Taylor Swift performing in the city.

The City of Edinburgh Council said it is working with those affected to find "alternative accommodation".

The local authority said as a result of its housing emergency, it must at times use tourist accommodation to house homeless people.

However, as it won't be available year-round - particularly over the summer holidays - it is "reluctantly" used as a last resort as a short-term fix and is only booked one week at a time.

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Swift is set to perform at Murrayfield Stadium next week on 7, 8 and 9 June, with tens of thousands of fans expected to flock to the Scottish capital to see the US singer - many with prior hotel reservations.

If the council fails to source accommodation in the city, then the homeless households will be moved elsewhere in the country.

There is no evidence of homeless people being removed from accommodation where they are currently staying.

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Councillor Jane Meagher, housing, homelessness and fair work convener, said: "It is a symptom of the housing emergency we face in Edinburgh that at times we must use tourist accommodation to house homeless households.

"We know it won't be available year-round, particularly over the busy summer months, so we use it reluctantly as a last resort.

"We're aware of the situation and are working with the affected households to find appropriate, alternative accommodation."

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Shelter Scotland described the situation as "a blatant injustice".

Alison Watson, director of the charity, said: "This situation is yet further evidence of the urgency of Scotland's housing emergency.

"In Edinburgh that emergency now places people experiencing homelessness in direct competition with tourists; a blatant injustice.

"Our frontline services have seen people in need of a bed tonight being told their only option is to leave the city.

"A family going through the trauma of homelessness in Edinburgh should not have to move miles from their job, school, and community to find emergency accommodation."

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There is a legal obligation for people declared homeless in Scotland to be offered emergency temporary accommodation, and this can come in the form of hotels.

The council declared a housing emergency last November in the face of increasing homelessness figures and a lack of supply.

The Scottish government followed suit earlier this month after sustained pressure from campaigners and opposition parties.

Ms Watson is calling for Holyrood to deliver its promise of a national housing emergency action plan.

She said that without change, the council will be facing the same issue during Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August.

Ms Watson stated: "At a time when the City of Edinburgh Council has declared a housing emergency and the Scottish Housing Regulator says the city's homelessness services are experiencing systemic failure, we need a different response from the Scottish government.

"Scottish ministers must deliver their promise of a national housing emergency action plan that delivers more homes and more money for Edinburgh.

"Without that change we can expect more of the same when the festival kicks off in a few weeks' time."

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Seven holidays where you can avoid the 100ml liquid restriction on hand luggage

The 100ml rule no longer applies for travel from some uk airports – we've paired those with destinations in europe and the channel islands that are also waiving the specification.

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The way we pack liquids in our hand luggage is slowly changing in the UK . Holidaymakers will be able to ditch the 100ml containers and single zip lock bags when flying from a few airports this summer thanks to the rollout of a new generation of security scanners.

While many airports have missed this target date, London City, Teesside, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness and Stornoway are now allowing passengers through security with bottles and containers of up to two litres in their bags, while Bristol will up its liquid limit to 330ml from 14 June. However, Inverness and Stornoway still require liquids in containers of 100ml or less to be placed in a transparent bag for security (while also allowing larger containers).

In December 2022, the Department for Transport gave UK airports a deadline of June 2024 for installing these new 3D scanners.

All the UK airports with new hand luggage liquid rules

All the UK airports with new hand luggage liquid rules

It has also been reported that Edinburgh, Exeter, Leeds Bradford and Liverpool may change their rules soon.

Of course, the liquids you take on a flight to your destination usually have to come back again, and while European airports such as Madrid Barajas, Palma de Mallorca, and Barcelona El Prat are currently testing or installing new scanners, they’ve not scrapped the 100ml rule yet.

But we’ve found routes between UK and elsewhere in Europe where you can stick to hand luggage only on the way there, and the way back – without having to adhere to the 100ml rule . Before booking, take note of the hand luggage allowances of the airline with which you are planning to fly.

Milan, Italy

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Both Milan Linate and Terminal 1 at Milan Malpensa allow passengers to pack liquids of more than 100ml into their hand luggage. Italy’s second city comes into its own in summer. The Gothic gargoyle-clad cathedral puts on rooftop concerts, green spaces, including Biblioteca degli Alberi or “Library of Trees”, purr with picnickers, and the outdoor aperitivo spots in canal side Navigli thrum in the sun. Milan Malpensa also makes a great springboard to Lake Maggiore, Italy’s second-largest lake.

ITA Airways offers direct return flights from London City to Milan Linate for around £280 this summer while easyJet has flights from Bristol to Milan Malpensa for £160 return. A night at the nhow Milano , which has rooftop pools and a sun deck, costs from £128 per night in July.

Helsinki, Finland

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Summer in Helsinki means long days and short “white” nights when the sky never gets completely dark. The Finnish capital’s extended daylight hours are made for picnics in green spaces such as Sinebrychoff Park, dips in the outdoor pools at the Allas Sea Pool and Sauna World, strolls through the stalls at Market Square, and countless al fresco drinks and meals, anywhere from the balcony of the wave-shaped Oodi Library to the city’s lippskioski spots (wooden kiosks that serve drinks to dinky outdoor seating areas in summer).

Finnair offers direct flights from Edinburgh to Helsinki. A night at the NH Collection Helsinki Grand Hansa , which opened in May, starts at £170 a night in July.

Eindhoven, the Netherlands

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The leafy quarter of Amsterdam with a new museum, art and space for reflection

Eindhoven, 111-kilometres south of Amsterdam , has a summer to-do list that includes strolling the banks of the River Dommel, which slices through its centre, exploring the city’s 14 green spaces – especially the sculpture-dotted Stadswandelpark and walking trail laced Genneper Park – and making the most of Stratumseind, aka Pub Street, where the tables of more than 50 bars and restaurants spill out into the open air. For art lovers, Van Abbemuseum is another must-see. Featuring more than 2,700 works of art, it’s regarded as one of the leading contemporary art museums in Europe.

The average hotel room rate is €117 (£99) in Eindhoven in July with the tourist board recommending places such as Hotel Mariënhage , Hotel Kazerne and Hotel The Match . Lastminute.com offers three nights at the Crown Hotel Eindhoven Centre from £571pp, including flights from London City.

Jersey, Channel Islands

Idling on the island’s 20-plus beaches, following the 48.5-mile Coastal Path across headland and along fawny-coloured bays, touring the vineyards at La Mare Wine Estate ahead of a tasting, surfing at five-mile-long St Ouen’s beach, and RIB riding out to the archipelago of Écréhous – these are just a few of the highlights of a summer trip to Jersey.

Jet2 runs flights between Newcastle and Jersey airport and tickets from just over £200 return. A night at the Beausite Hotel , Westhill Country Hotel , and Marina Metro Hotel starts at £157, £166 and £170 a night respectively.

Shannon, Ireland

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Trips to Shannon usually start with visits to local attractions like the 15th century Bunratty Castle and the 26-acre Folk Park with its replica 19th century village and continue with road trips into wider County Clare and neighbouring County Limerick, where castles, abbeys and waterfalls await. Visitors who are prepared to travel further can take on all or some of the Wild Atlantic Way , a 2,600-kilometre coastal road that skims the coast from Cork in the south to Derry in the north.

Ryanair flights from Liverpool to Shannon are available for less than £50 this summer. Rates for a double room at hotels like Treacys Oakwood start at £163 in summer on booking.com.

Kerry, Ireland

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This pocket of south-west Ireland is loaded with outdoorsy sights that are best explored in summer. Visitors can hike and kayak in the 100 sq km Unesco Biosphere Killarney National Park, cycle (or drive) the 179-kilometre Ring of Kerry loop with its waterfall, wild beaches and star gazing spots, and take boat trips over to see Unesco World Heritage Skellig Michael, a 6th century monastic settlement that’s sequestered on a shark fin-shaped rock, 11 kilometres off the county’s coast.

Visitors can expect to pay between £150 and £200 for a double room in Kerry in summer. Options include The Moorings Hotel and Seafood Restaurant in Portmagee and An Capall Dubh in Dingle.

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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It’s not compulsory to pack hand luggage liquids in 100ml volumes at Amsterdam Schiphol. However, the airport states that “larger containers are only permitted if they are cleared by the scan and by a member of security staff” and advises passengers to stick to the 100ml rule “to be sure you won’t have to hand anything over”. So, passengers should exercise caution when packing hand luggage liquids for a trip to the city.

The Dutch capital doesn’t need any introductions. Sights Anne Frank House, the flower markets, and the city’s cheese shops are well-known around the world. Visitors looking for something a little bit different could head to the A’Dam Lookout with its panoramic observation deck and Europe’s highest swing or to a neighbourhood beyond its centre, such as Amsterdam-Noord .

British Airways has flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol from £140 return. A stay at Tribe Amsterdam City starts at £127 a night while rooms at the Victoria Amsterdam can be booked from £205.67 a night.

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Yes, JetBlue Has Transatlantic Flights — and They're Often a Good Deal

I just had one flight left to book on a multi-city trip to Europe when I got stumped: I couldn't figure out how to get home. All I needed was to get from Paris to New York, but the one-way ticket prices at places like United and Delta were over $1,000 and I didn't have airline or credit card points to play with. 

There were some European budget airline options, but I hadn't flown on any of the available airlines and so didn't feel like I could trust the seat comfort, food options or how much it'd cost to check the large suitcase I knew I was bringing. But then I saw something interesting: a nonstop from CDG to JFK by JetBlue, for half the price of the other American airline flights. 

Most people I talked to have been surprised to hear I was flying home on JetBlue, so I figure it's my duty to spread the news. Yes, indeed, JetBlue has transatlantic flights, at generally good prices, especially through the summer. 

Where do JetBlue's Europe flights go?

JetBlue's transatlantic flight era started in 2021, when they began offering service from New York City's JFK to London's Heathrow. That expanded to include flights between New York and London-Gatwick as well as between Boston and London. 

The expansion of itineraries has just continued over the last few years. Now, JetBlue has flights between the U.S. and Amsterdam, Dublin, Edinburgh and Paris, in addition to London. In late May, JetBlue announced even more transatlantic flights, with a daily flight between JFK in New York and Edinburgh Airport in Scotland through Sept. 30, 2024. 

These are nonstop flights, but only if you can fly direct from Boston and New York. Otherwise, you'll have to connect within the U.S. 

At their earnings call in April, JetBlue said unit revenues were up more than 25% year-over-year in transatlantic performance. "We are currently serving what we believe are sort of the top underserved markets for JetBlue out of Boston and New York. So we'll look to continue doing this," CEO Joanna Geraghty said, emphasizing that some transatlantic markets are seasonal. 

How are the JetBlue transatlantic fares and costs?

Generally speaking, they're alright.

When JetBlue first announced the New York-Paris route last year, tickets started at $479 round-trip, per Business Insider , while American Airlines and Delta Air Lines' round-trip costs were over $600. But that was a low fare to kick-off the route, and fares are typically higher than that. 

Taking a look at the travel website Google Flights, prices on JetBlue are comparable to Delta or United round-trip this summer between New York and Paris. On that route, though, there is a major different if you're in my position looking for a one-way flight from Paris to New York. Taking a look at a Saturday in August, a one-way flight from American Airlines is $1,135; from United is $1,397; from Delta $1,594. But the JetBlue flight is $888. 

In my experience, I bought two seats from Paris to New York on JetBlue and upgraded us to "Blue Extra" with additional legroom for less than what I would've paid for one seat at basic fare on United. 

JetBlue also has a card , akin to a travel rewards credit card , that gets you points for travel. Kiplinger readers are fans, ranking it among their favorites in this year's Readers' Choice Awards for airline credit card rewards programs . 

How are JetBlue's transatlantic flights?

The JetBlue transatlantic routes are flown on Airbus A321LR and A321neo aircraft. The A321LR has 114 seats and 24 suites, which, JetBlue says , "means more personalized attention, more personal space (instead of more persons in your space), and less hassle boarding and deplaning." 

If you've flown JetBlue before, you have an idea of what to expect. The airline usually has relatively spacious seats and promising food options. JetBlue took first, second and third place for customer satisfaction in the categories of first/business class, premium economy, and base economy, respectively, in the  J.D. Power 2023 North American Airline Satisfaction Study .

Again, speaking anecdotally, my Blue Extra seats were so spacious the stranger sitting next to me exclaimed excitedly when she sat down. My husband is tall and thus usually cramped on airplanes, but he was more than comfortable on the JetBlue flight. 

In terms of food, there are regular meal services as well as a "pantry" of snacks available at any time. There are headrest televisions with plenty of entertainment options, as well as power outlets at seats. You can pick your meal option using the headrest console. 

I'm not the only person impressed by these JetBlue transatlantic flights: Business Insider's travel reporter Joey Hadden called it "the best long-haul flight I've taken," while Kyle Potter at Thrifty Traveler said JetBlue Mint is "my new favorite way to fly to Europe."

So if you're heading to Europe this summer, keep an eye out for those JetBlue options.

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Plus: Edinburgh bans ads for airlines and SUVs; the outlook for investing in clean energy

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Ali Zaidi, White House national climate advisor

F or years companies have trumpeted efforts to be carbon-neutral, often relying on so-called offsets purchased from large-scale renewable power projects or organizations planting trees rather than fundamentally changing how they operate. But a lack of official oversight has led to accusations such efforts are typically little more than corporate greenwashing and ineffective . To address this, the Treasury Department rolled out guidelines for a voluntary carbon market aimed at ensuring credits purchased are tied to actual climate-enhancing actions. They’ll “help us counter glossy greenwash and other real risks in a nascent and voluntary market,” said Ali Zaidi, President Biden’s national climate advisor.

As envisioned, each credit bought and sold by companies, governments and other entities will equal a ton of carbon dioxide reduced or eliminated. The market could be a major new source of income for farmers, ranchers and small businesses, as well as providers of clean power, forest projects and startups perfecting techniques to directly pull carbon from the air, oceans and soil. (The Energy Department this week awarded grants to dozens of startups with promising technologies to do exactly that.)

The Biden Administration argues that to create a carbon-neutral U.S. economy by 2050, a voluntary carbon market can help “mobilize enormous amounts of private capital,” according to John Podesta, the White House senior advisor for international climate policy.

Treasury’s guidance is a series of common-sense proposals (“carbon credits and the activities that generate them should meet credible atmospheric integrity standards and represent real decarbonization”; “credit-generating activities should avoid environmental and social harm,” etc.). But since this is a voluntary market, there are no firm regulations or enforcement steps to keep buyers and sellers honest. A large-scale carbon market could certainly generate billions of dollars to accelerate clean energy, carbon capture projects and sustainable farming techniques but whether it actually slows the rapid increase in planet-warming emissions won’t be clear for years.

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Edinburgh Bans Ads For Airlines, SUVs And Other High Carbon Emitters

Scotland’s capital city has banned ads for airlines, SUVs, cruise lines and gas companies in what campaigners call a historic step in tackling climate change. Edinburgh’s city council announced last week that it had moved to exclude all advertisements and sponsorships for high-carbon products and services that “undermine the council’s commitment to tackling the climate emergency.”

Edinburgh’s ban follows a similar one by Amsterdam, which in 2020 became the first major city to ban ads for fossil fuels and air travel. The U.K. cities of Cambridge, Liverpool and Norwich have also passed climate-related advertising bans.

“Where national action has been slow or non-existent, cities are once again showing climate leadership from below by aligning policies on advertising with their health and climate commitments,” said Andrew Simms, cofounder of the U.K.’s Badvertising group, which campaigns against ads that promote polluting companies.

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Hans Kobler, founder of Energy Impact Partners, a $4 billion venture fund, on the outlook for clean power investing

Is there a pullback in money flowing into clean energy after several failures for electric vehicle and battery startups that went public via SPAC listings?

Our sector tends to get very, very enthusiastic when things are good; people get too excited. When things are bad, people get too depressed. Our research team tracks the climate performance sector in the public markets. At the peak, it was outperforming a bullish Nasdaq by a factor of two and a half. That was fueled by these SPAC stories to a high degree. Today, it's below the Nasdaq, which makes no sense because the amount of capital flowing into our sector is so vast that it's a bigger growth rate than for the average Nasdaq company. I think the pendulum swung too far, and it may still go down a little bit before it corrects.

From an investment perspective, we're pretty excited right now. It feels like 2002 or 2003 in the tech world after the Nasdaq bubble burst. We had $1.8 trillion flowing into energy transition last year. It’s almost twice as much as traditional energy. So the money is pouring in. Our sector had flat electricity demand for almost 20 years. Right now we are supply-constrained. We could probably grow 3X, so all the lights are green. The public and the investor reaction is just a little bit too extreme so that means you have a buying opportunity.

Are you adjusting your investment strategy given the uncertain outcome of the upcoming U.S. election?

The conventional wisdom is that politics in either direction won't change so much what is happening. The reason for that is most investment actually goes into the red states, and not only the red but the swing states. So that's one big push. Secondly, the Inflation Reduction Act, if you take it away, that's the equivalent of a tax increase, which has historically not been very favored by the Republican side. Thirdly, both sides agree on job creation. So those are three very positive themes. Both sides also, I think, in principle agree on gaining more independence from China.

Are those views you share?

That's the conventional wisdom, but Trump is not necessarily a conventional candidate and may take unconventional measures. The overall narrative may change a little bit to maybe more negative. We’ve had a very positive narrative around clean electrons, net zero, yadda, yadda, yadda. Maybe it changes to things like “the windmills kill birds.”That generally has a negative impact on the investment environment. But putting that all aside, we go back to the fundamentals of what is happening. And that is the $1.8 trillion that I mentioned – and the commitment of companies.

When we launched the company, before the Paris Accord, there were only a handful of companies that had some sort of a net-zero goal. When we launched our second flagship fund in 2019, there were 80 companies. When we launched the third one last year, there were 3,000 companies that had a net-zero goal. So the momentum of companies that are committing in some way or another to a climate focus is radically accelerating. And they're doing that because it's good business. It’s their shareholders, their customers, their employees and their children that demand they do something. It's the regulators that will make it harder and harder in Europe and the U.S. to not do something.

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Taylor Swift Announces Even More International Eras Tour Dates: 'I Can't Wait'

The "Lavender Haze" singer will perform in Europe, Asia and Australia in 2024

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Taylor Swift is taking her Eras Tour across the pond and around the world!

On Tuesday, the "Anti Hero" singer unveiled a slew of international shows in 2024 in Europe, Asia and Australia.

After a break in December and January, the tour will kick back up again in Tokyo, Japan — and will follow with stops in major cities like Melbourne, Australia; Sydney, Australia; Singapore; Paris; Stockholm, Sweden; Lisbon, Portugal; Madrid, Spain; Lyon, France; Edinburgh, Scotland; Liverpool, United Kingdom; Cardiff, U.K.; London; Dublin; Amsterdam; Zürich; Milan; Gelsenkirchen, Germany; Hamburg, Germany; Munich; Warsaw and Vienna. She'll wrap the tour with two final shows in London in August 2024.

Sabrina Carpenter , who released her latest album,  Emails I Can't Send , last year, will join Swift on the road as her  opening act across all dates, including the previously announced Latin American shows .

"EXCUSE ME HI I HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY 🙋‍♀️ I can’t wait to see so many of you on The Eras Tour next year at these new international dates!" Swift, 33, wrote on Instagram.

The new dates come after Swift announced her first international leg in Latin America earlier this month. At the time, she teased that there were "LOTS more international dates to come soon, promise!"

For more information on ticket sales visit TaylorSwift.com/tour .

Swift is currently midway through the U.S. dates of her Eras Tour, and will continue this weekend with two shows in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She kicked things off in March and is set to wrap this leg in Los Angeles on Aug. 9.

Her shows have been  star-studded affairs , with everyone from  Miles Teller ,  Drew Barrymore ,  Reese Witherspoon  and  Paul Rudd  stepping out to catch her three-hour-long sets.

Swift is gearing up for the July 7 release of  Speak Now (Taylor’s Version) , which will include six brand-new songs from the vault.

Earlier this month, a report from Fortune predicted that the Eras tour could potentially  generate $4.6 billion for local economies  throughout the U.S. based on how much ticket holders are spending to attend each show.

Meanwhile, stars like Flavor Flav revealed that they planned to catch the Eras Tour twice .

"Before I met Taylor Swift, I’ve always been a big fan of her music anyway, though," Flav told TMZ of their first encounter at the  iHeartRadio Awards in March .

"Just like I'm a big fan of  Christina Aguilera , or  Gwen Stefani , or I love me some  Miley Cyrus . You know what I'm sayin'? You’ll find me at their concerts, too. And a lot of people thought it was kind of weird seeing me at a Taylor Swift concert, I guess because of my age... But, you know, when it comes down to music, it has no age. Music don't have no age."

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