Travelex Reveals the Best Value Cities to Bring in 2017


31 Dec 2016


For the second year in a row, Edinburgh offers the cheapest New Year night out 

Travelex has today revealed where New Year’s Eve revellers can get the best value night out. Based on the cost of drinks, dinner and entry to a club, Edinburgh was found to be the cheapest city for the second year in a row.

The full listing (cheapest to most expensive) is as follows:

  1. Edinburgh (£154)
  2. Amsterdam (£211)
  3. Sydney (£210)
  4. Paris (£249)
  5. Prague (£268)
  6. London (299)
  7. New York (481)
  8. Dubai (£515)

For those with expensive tastes, Amsterdam is the cheapest place to buy a bottle of Champagne at £47. Beer is cheapest in Prague, at just £1 for half a litre.

Vincent Arcuri, Head of Retail for Travelex UK, comments: “For people looking to ring in this New Year somewhere special, there are some great deals to be had no matter what your budget. Whether you want to be first to see in 2017 in Sydney, or are looking for a cost effective, last-minute break, Travelex can help you celebrate in style.”

The data comes as ABTA research showed that almost a third of people are planning a winter holiday.

Download the infographic to see the full results.