Travel balance of payments

The travel balance of payments compares the expenditure of Austrian residents for travel abroad to the respective income from inbound travel (excluding international passenger transport).

For calendar year 2021 the currency net inflow (difference between income and spending) from tourism was approx. €2 billion. Travel credits amounted to €8.8 billion, a plunge of 27.7% compared to 2020 when still €12.1 billion were reached. Spendings by Austrian residents abroad increased by 73.5% to €6.8 billion. In 2020 €3.9 billion were spent abroad.

International Travel: Receipts and expenditure 2008 to 2021 in million €
International Travel: Quarterly data of receipts and expenditure 20087 to 2021 in million €
International Travel: Receipts and expenditure 2021 in million €


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