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 2020 the currency net inflow (difference between income and spending) from tourism was approx. €8 billion. Travel credits amounted to €12.3 billion, a plunge of 40.1% compared to 2019 when €20.5 billion were reached. Spendings by Austrian residents abroad decreased by 58.7% to €4.3 billion. In 2019 more than €10 billion were spent abroad.

International Travel: Receipts and expenditure 2007 to 2020 in million €
International Travel: Quarterly data of receipts and expenditure 2007 to 2020 in million €
International Travel: Receipts and expenditure 2020 in million €


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