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Capital Cities of Europe

Buildings of European Capitals: Athens, Greece; London, UK; Paris, France; Berlin, Germany; and Rome in Italy
The iconic buildings of European Capitals. (from l to r) Athens, Greece; London, UK; Paris, France; Berlin, Germany; and Rome in Italy.
Images: Ad Meskens (Athens); Gryffindor (London); Julie Anne Workman (Paris); kk (Berlin); xiquinhosilva (Rome)

European Capitals

List of the capital cities of the European Union and other countries of Europe.

European Union Flag
Flag of the European Union

In Europe, you will find some famous capitals like Amsterdam, Berlin, Madrid, Rome, London, Paris, Prague, Stockholm, and Vienna, to name only some. On this page, you will find a list of all capital cities of the European states with figures of the city proper population*.

Have a look at the cities from space; for each city, there is a searchable map/satellite view; additionally, you will find links to the official city site and more information about a city.

The city pages also offer travel and tourist information for vacations, shopping, dining, and nightlife. Get tips for accommodation, local activities, tourist attractions, cultural events, sightseeing, and round trips for your leisure activities in that city.

The country links lead you to the respective country profile page.

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* City proper is a locality with legally fixed boundaries and an administratively recognized urban status that is usually characterized by some form of local government.

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Population Sources: various national statistical offices (see: Population by Country)

Capital City
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Capital Cities and the States of Europe

The Hague (Den Haag; seat of govt)
Google Earth Amsterdam Map
Google Earth The Hague
Andorra la Vella Google Earth Andorra la Vella Map 23,000 Andorra
Athens (Athína) Google Earth Athens Map 664,000 Greece
Belgrade (Beograd) Google Earth Belgrade Map 1,200,000 Serbia
Berlin Google Earth Berlin Map 3,770,000 Germany
Bern (Berne, Berna) Google Earth Bern Map 134,000 Switzerland
Bratislava Google Earth Bratislava Map 437,700 Slovakia
Brussels (Bruxelles, Brüssel, Brussel) Google Earth Brussels Map 1,200,000 Belgium
Bucharest (Bucuresti) Google Earth Bucharest Map 1,820,000 Romania
Budapest Google Earth Budapest Map 1,750,000 Hungary
Chisinau Google Earth Chisinau Map 686,000 Moldova
Copenhagen (København) Google Earth Copenhagen Map 632,300 Denmark
Dublin (Baile Átha Cliath) Google Earth Dublin Map 554,000 Ireland
Helsinki (Helsingfors) Google Earth Helsinki Map 653,800 Finland
Kiev (Kyïv) Google Earth Kiev Map 2,952,000 Ukraine
Lisbon (Lisboa) Google Earth Lisbon Map 505,500 Portugal
Ljubljana Google Earth Ljubljana Map 284,300 Slovenia
London Google Earth London Map 8,900,000 United Kingdom
Luxembourg (Luxemburg, Letzebuerg) Google Earth Luxembourg City Map 122,200 Luxembourg
Madrid Google Earth Madrid Map 3,266,000 Spain
Minsk Google Earth Minsk Map 2,020,000 Belarus
Monaco Google Earth Monaco Map 38,300 Monaco
Moscow (Moskva) Google Earth Moscow Map 12,500,000 Russia
Nicosia (Lefkosía (gk), Lefkosa) Google Earth Nicosia Map 55,000 Cyprus
Nuuk (Godthåb) Google Earth Nuuk Map 18,000 Greenland
Oslo Google Earth Oslo Map 693,500 Norway
Paris Google Earth Paris Map 2,148,000 France
Podgorica Google Earth Podgorica Map 199,000 Montenegro
Prague (Praha) Google Earth Prague Map 1,324,000 Czech Republic
Reykjavik Google Earth Reykjavik Map 131,000 Iceland
Riga Google Earth Riga Map 632,600 Latvia
Rome (Roma) Google Earth Rome Map 2,860,000 Italy
San Marino Google Earth San Marino Map 4,000 San Marino
Sarajevo Google Earth Sarajevo Map 280,000 Bosnia & Herzegovina
Skopje Google Earth Skopje Map 560,000 North Macedonia
Sofia (Sofija) Google Earth Sofia Map 1,241,000 Bulgaria
Stockholm Google Earth Stockholm Map 975,000 Sweden
Tallinn (Reval) Google Earth Tallinn Map 437,000 Estonia
Tirana (Tiranë) Google Earth Tirana Map 557,000 Albania
Vaduz Google Earth Vaduz Map 5,670 Liechtenstein
Valletta Google Earth Valletta Map 6,000 Malta
Vatican City Google Earth Vatican City Map 453 Holy See
Vienna (Wien) Google Earth Vienna Map 1,897,500 Austria
Vilnius Google Earth Vilnius Map 580,000 Lithuania
Warsaw (Warszawa) Google Earth Warsaw Map
1,783,000 Poland
Zagreb Google Earth Zagreb Map 820,000 Croatia (Hrvatska)

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Political map of Member States of the European Union and EFTA, with major cities and capitals.

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Map of the Baltic States
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Map of the Baltic Sea Area
Map of countries around the Baltic Sea.

Map of European Russia
Map of the western part of Russia.

Map of the Mediterranean Region
Map of countries around the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea.

Map of the Balkan Peninsula
Political map of the Balkan.

Map of Iberian Peninsula
Topographic Map of the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal).

Map of Scandinavia
Map of countries on the Scandinavian Peninsula.

profile Languages of Europe
English, French, German.

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