European Travel Commission (ETC)

About European Travel Commission (ETC):

The European Travel Commission represents the national tourism organisations of Europe. Established in 1948, ETC’s mission is to strengthen the sustainable development of Europe as a tourist destination and to promote Europe in third markets. Our 32-member tourism boards work together to build the value of tourism for all the diverse European destinations through co-operation in sharing best practice, market intelligence and promotion.

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Personal Finances are main barrier to travel long-haul this autumn

The European Travel Commission (ETC) and Eurail BV published the latest Long-Haul Travel Barometer (LHTB) on 3/2022, which provides insights on traveller sentiment for September – December 2022. The report reveals...
European travel update

Staff shortages and cost of living looms for European tourism

Sudden surge in consumer demand coupled with staff shortages pose serious challenges for the sector going into the summer months.
Travel sentiment report

Rising travel costs the leading concern across Europe

Overall, travel sentiment remains resilient in the face of ongoing challenges.
Long-Haul Travel Barometer

Russo-Ukranian crisis has little impact on inbound travel sentiment to Europe

Intention for long-haul travel remains weak in key markets amid worsening economic prospects, COVID-19, and geopolitical shocks.