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.

list ordered by

1
561 296
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Amsterdam

2
402 235
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

3
509 283
Germany is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Berlin

4
356 233
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

5
380 254
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Copenhagen

6
429 276
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Stockholm

7
369 221
Austria is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Vienna

8
362 220
Finland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Helsinki

9
381 251
Spain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Madrid

10
226 120
Norway is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Oslo

11
261 182
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Edinburgh

12
277 195
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
City of Brussels

13
240 201
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Reykjavik

14
308 259
England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
London

15
256 224
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Lisbon

16
321 272
Italy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Rome

17
262 243
France is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Paris

18
236 207
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

19
213 237
Greece is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Athens

20
182 192
Wales is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Cardiff

21
113 129
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ljubljana

22
83 84
Canada is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ottawa

23
87 75
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Tallinn

24
105 119
Andorra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Andorra la Vella

25
133 129
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Budapest

26
149 213
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Zagreb

27
191 264
Romania is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Bucharest

28
194 286
Russia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Moscow

29
182 315
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ankara

30
128 246
Poland is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Warsaw