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Europe Trip help

Discussion in 'Traveling Abroad' started by negiqboyz, Apr 27, 2012.

  1. negiqboyz

    negiqboyz Active Member

    Feb 19, 2007
    I am planning a trip to Europe ... anyone know the fastest and cheapest way ..

    Here's the plan .. nothing permanent .. need suggs...

    3 weeks

    Amsterdam (3) London (3) Paris (3) Lisbon (2) Barcelona (2) Berlin (2) Rome(3) Athen (2)

    Flight - USA - Amstedam
    Flight - Amsterdam - London
    Train - London - Berlin - Paris
    Train - London - Paris
    Train or Flight? - Paris - Berlin - Lisbon
    Train or Flight? - Paris - Lisbon - Barcelona
    Flight - Barcelona - Rome
    Flight - Rome - Athen

    thx ya'll
  2. fearless_fx

    fearless_fx Eugooglizer

    Jan 18, 2007
    Cheapest way would be with Ryan Air... as for Train I believe a single train pass can get you to all those places.

    I don't know enough about traveling in Europe to be much help, just wanted to say this would be like my dream trip. Hopefully you can get the logistics worked out :)
  3. MissCheekS

    MissCheekS Reconnaîssant ❤

    Apr 29, 2006
    if i were u id just pick out places where ryan air or easyjet fly to... their very cheap... like €50 to get from london to ams or ams to italy for example... depening on when u want to go... u shld go to their website n check that out...

    i never travel by train when i go on citytrips europe cuz flying is so inexpensive... and i usually book accommodation with bookers.com u might wanna check that out as well
  4. negiqboyz

    negiqboyz Active Member

    Feb 19, 2007
    Yeah .. I am looking into Ryan Air ... I was hoping someone here who are local and help with which best way to get around ... like from London to Paris .. it's better by train since you get off in downtown area rather than going to the airport and wait and all that .. airport is usually away from the city so it's like another hour trip each time. Thx ya'lll.
  5. dddancer

    dddancer New Member

    May 3, 2012
    Have a nice trip!
  6. Crystal84

    Crystal84 Member

    Sep 23, 2007
    When is your trip? Here my suggestion:

    Flight: USA -- Amsterdam
    Flight: Amsterdam -- Berlin
    Flight: Berlin -- London
    Train: London -- Paris (Takes you about 2 hours on the Train and will take you into Central Paris)
    Flight: Paris -- Lisbon
    Flight: Lisbon -- Barcelona
    Flight: Barcelona -- Rome
    Flight: Rome -- Athen

    Flying is the fastest way, but the trips to the airports where those "Cheapo" Airlines (they are good, nothing to worry about) are landing can be pricey.
    For example: London -- Berlin

    To get from Central London to Stansted Airport (London's Airport where all those discounter flights are) you will need to pay at least £40 - £50 for a cab, unless you go by bus, but I do not consider bus as a "fast" way. Cab takes about 40min, and bus around 2 hours which would make a big difference in the overall travel time. Well, landing in Berlin you need to get from there to the city as well.
    Just bare in mind that Discounter flight themselves are cheap, but the location of the airports are normally much further away then the normal airlines.

    So please do not just take the cheapest flight from Ryan Air/Easy Jet/AirBerlin and consider also the other airlines. You need to look on the maps where those airports are.
  7. DellDell

    DellDell New Member

    Sep 19, 2015
    i usually use rome2rio website to search for cheapest route. hope this help future readers.

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