Travelling abroad for Taylor Swift's Eras Tour: The essential guide

Euan Robb

As every Swiftie knows All Too Well, Taylor Swift's Eras Tour is a once-in-a-lifetime event. Travelling abroad to catch Taylor in concert and experiencing a new city is the perfect double thrill.

If you’re from the UK and planning this international escapade, you’re in the right place. This guide will give you top tips for your travel, and introduce you to FairFX’s Currency Card, a must-have for every jet-setting music lover...Ready For It?

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The essential guide to travelling abroad for the Taylor Swift Eras Tour:

1. Plan ahead

The Taylor Swift Eras Tour promises to be in high demand. Start by:

  • Booking tickets in advance
  • Making travel arrangements early
  • Making accommodation arrangements early
  • Checking if you need a visa for your chosen destination

2. Budget smartly

An international trip can get pricey. Keep track of:

  • Accommodation costs
  • Daily expenses
  • Merchandise you plan to buy (because who can resist Taylor Swift merchandise?)

To make budgeting easy and avoid unexpected expenses, use the FairFX Currency Card. It's an easy and simple way to manage your money while abroad. You'll get competitive exchange rates for 20 major currencies, instant access to virtual cards, and it's accepted in over 190 countries, wherever Mastercard is accepted.

3. Local know-how

Every country has its own charm. Before you go:

  • Dive into local customs
  • Learn a few basic phrases in the local language
  • Discover local transport options

4. Pack smart

Depending on where you’re headed, pack for the weather and concert requirements. Remember:

  • Event restrictions (size of bags, prohibited items)
  • Climate-appropriate clothing
  • Chargers and adapters for the UK
  • Friendship bracelets for trading

5. Get great exchange rates

One of the quickest ways tourists can overspend is by getting less-than-favourable exchange rates. With the FairFX Currency Card, you can:

  • Top up with great rates for 20 major currencies
  • Manage your funds, check your PIN, and pause or resume your card all with the FairFX app
  • Pay using Apple Pay, Google Pay, or Samsung Pay on your personal devices such as smartphones, smartwatches, and more Available exclusively to ‘Standard’ account customers.

6. Stay safe

Travel insurance is essential, and so is ensuring you know the local emergency numbers and nearest British consulate or embassy.

7. Enjoy the concert!

With everything in place, all you have to do is enjoy the musical genius of Taylor Swift and the magic of a new city.


Travelling abroad for a concert is exhilarating. Making it a smooth experience is easy with some planning and the right tools, like the FairFX Currency Card. Get yours today and make your Taylor Swift Eras Tour trip unforgettable!

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