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Air Travel

  • Helping you plan your next travel adventure
  • EasyJet
  • Germanwings
  • Google Flight Search
  • Iberia
  • IcelandAir
  • RyanAir
  • Skyscanner: Compares millions of flights to find you the cheapest deal, fast
  • STA Travel: Offers a special Ticketing Program for study abroad students.  Lock in your ticket price as early as you need with a non-refundable deposit of $300, then at any point up to 7 days before departure you pay the remaining balance. For more info on the Airfare Deposit Program call (800) 535-7172 or email
  • Student discounts on travel
  • Transavia
  • Travel Cuts: International Airfares
  • Travel Startups: These 12 startups help you book flights, find the right hotel room, assemble an itinerary and save money — they'll help you land amazing vacations at better prices than ever.
  • Virgin Airline

Rail Travel

Bus Travel

Ferry/Boat Travel

Sustainable Travel

Foreign Consulates & Embassies in U.S.

Passports & Visas


  • Youth Vote Overseas: Online access to voter registration needs for overseas American citizens who wish to participate in federal elections.

Calling & Communications



For Western students, faculty and staff traveling abroad and engaged in educational activities, a number of health plans are available. For student programs, see: Student Travel Abroad Health Insurance Information.  Western requires evidence of health insurance (photocopy of insurance confirmation letter or I.D. card) and a completed Health Insurance Verification Form.pdf.  The University policy Traveling Outside the U.S. (POL U5950.17) applies to travel abroad for students, faculty and staff.

Country Specific Information

Student Blogs and Articles

Diversity Resources

Disability & Access Abroad