Travel The Best European Countries to Live In  

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List of the best European countries to live in, as ranked by Europeans and travelers everywhere. For many people, living in one of Europe’s many beautiful countries is a dream. With numerous countries side by side, it’s only one train ride away from experiencing many different parts of Europe, from Spain to Scotland. Europe is filled with the finest culture, from the ancient stomping grounds of Roman soldiers to the work of the top artists in any of the hundreds of museums throughout the continent. Besides being enjoyable places to live, this list has European countries that have strong economies, world-class medical care, good education, safe housing, and all the other essentials for living a healthy and happy life.

The European countries on this list are ranked by quality of life, affordable housing, fuel costs, and employment statistics. When choosing a European country to live in, you not only want to guarantee that you will be able to find employment in your field, but you also want to have the money to afford the lifestyle of the country, including rent, gas, food, energy bills,and entertainment.

What are the best European countries to live in? This list is filled with the finest places in live and experience the European lifestyle.

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1
579 308
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Amsterdam

2
419 245
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

3
525 291
Germany is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Berlin

4
370 246
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

5
394 259
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Copenhagen

6
382 226
Austria is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Vienna

7
442 283
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Stockholm

8
394 256
Spain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Madrid

9
374 226
Finland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Helsinki

10
238 124
Norway is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Oslo

11
267 191
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Edinburgh

12
283 203
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
City of Brussels

13
247 208
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Reykjavik

14
312 268
England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
London

15
260 232
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Lisbon

16
332 279
Italy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Rome

17
269 250
France is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Paris

18
243 212
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

19
216 245
Greece is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Athens

20
186 200
Wales is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Cardiff

21
94 89
Canada is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ottawa

22
119 135
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ljubljana

23
91 81
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Tallinn

24
107 125
Andorra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Andorra la Vella

25
137 133
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Budapest

26
155 216
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Zagreb

27
195 273
Romania is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Bucharest

28
199 295
Russia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Moscow

29
183 323
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ankara

30
138 252
Poland is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Warsaw