3. How much is SpringerOpen charging?


SpringerOpen’s article-processing charges (APC) lie between £418/$665/€500 and £1256/$1996/€1500. They vary from journal to journal. The exact APCs of the individual journals are shown in the table below. For a full list of SpringerOpen journals, visit our journal overview page.

Please note, there is a surcharge of £50 for any payments for individual articles that are not made by credit card.

Journal name APC GBP APC EUR APC USD
3 Biotech * - - -
3D-Printed Materials and Systems £825 €1050 US$1290
Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences £195 €250 US$305
Advanced Structural and Chemical Imaging £785 €1000 US$1230
Advances in Difference Equations £590 €750 US$920
Agricultural and Food Economics £80 €100 US$125
AMB Express £1235 €1575 US$1935
Annals of Intensive Care £1145 €1460 US$1795
Applied Adhesion Science £390 €500 US$615
Applied Informatics £785 €1000 US$1230
Applied Nanoscience * - - -
Applied Petrochemical Research * - - -
Applied Water Science * - - -
Arabian Journal of Mathematics * - - -
Asia Pacific Journal on Computational Engineering £825 €1050 US$1290
Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health £630 €800 US$980
Asian Journal of German and European Studies * - - -
Autoimmunity Highlights £1045 €1330 US$1635
Bandung Journal of the Global South £630 €800 US$980
Bioresources and Bioprocessing * - - -
Botanical Studies £550 €700 US$860
Boundary Value Problems £590 €750 US$920
Brain Informatics £1170 €1490 US$1830
Brazilian Journal of Science and Technology £390 €500 US$615
Bulletin of Mathematical Sciences * - - -
Business Research £1170 €1490 US$1830
Cancer Nanotechnology £785 €1000 US$1230
Carbon Balance and Management £695 €885 US$1085
Chemical and Biological Technologies in Agriculture £785 €1000 US$1230
China Finance and Economic Review * - - -
China Journal of Economic Research * - - -
City, Territory and Architecture * - - -
Clinical and Translational Medicine £1145 €1460 US$1795
Clinical Phytoscience * - - -
Comparative Migration Studies † - - -
Complex & Intelligent Systems * - - -
Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling £660 €840 US$1030
Complex Analysis and its Synergies £695 €885 US$1085
Computational Astrophysics and Cosmology £785 €1000 US$1230
Computational Cognitive Science * - - -
Computational Social Networks £695 €885 US$1085
Crime Science £695 €885 US$1085
Critical Ultrasound Journal £1090 €1390 US$1705
Decision Analytics £660 €840 US$1030
Earth Perspectives £825 €1050 US$1290
Earth, Planets and Space £470 €600 US$735
Earthquake Science £1170 €1490 US$1830
Ecological Processes £695 €885 US$1085
EJNMMI Physics £965 €1230 US$1510
EJNMMI Research £1120 €1425 US$1750
Empirical Research in Vocational Education and Training * - - -
Energy, Sustainability and Society £695 €885 US$1085
Environmental Sciences Europe £695 €885 US$1085
Environmental Systems Research £695 €885 US$1085
EPJ Data Science £785 €1000 US$1230
EPJ Nonlinear Biomedical Physics £785 €1000 US$1230
EPJ Quantum Technology £785 €1000 US$1230
EPJ Techniques and Instrumentation £785 €1000 US$1230
EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing £865 €1100 US$1350
EURASIP Journal on Audio, Speech, and Music Processing £705 €900 US$1105
EURASIP Journal on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology £510 €650 US$800
EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems £630 €800 US$980
EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing £765 €975 US$1195
EURASIP Journal on Information Security £470 €600 US$735
EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking £865 €1100 US$1350
European Journal of Futures Research * - - -
European Transport Research Review £825 €1050 US$1290
Evolution: Education and Outreach £1045 €1330 US$1635
Fashion and Textiles * - - -
Fields Mathematics Education Journal * - - -
Financial Innovation * - - -
Fire Science Reviews £905 €1155 US$1420
Fixed Point Theory and Applications £695 €885 US$1085
Forest Ecosystems * - - -
Friction * - - -
Functional Linguistics * - - -
Geoenvironmental Disasters £630 €800 US$980
Geoscience Letters £630 €800 US$980
Geothermal Energy * - - -
Gold Bulletin * - - -
Health & Justice £695 €885 US$1085
Health Economics Review £660 €840 US$1030
Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences * - - -
In Silico Cell and Tissue Science £660 €840 US$1030
In Silico Pharmacology £825 €1050 US$1290
Infrastructure Complexity £785 €1000 US$1230
Injury Epidemiology £695 €885 US$1085
Insights into Imaging £705 €900 US$1105
Integrating Materials and Manufacturing Innovation £960 €1220 US$1500
Intensive Care Medicine Experimental £980 €1250 US$1535
International Aquatic Research * - - -
International Journal for Educational Integrity £660 €840 US$1030
International Journal of Advanced Structural Engineering * - - -
International Journal of Bipolar Disorders £1045 €1330 US$1635
International Journal of Child Care and Education Policy * - - -
International Journal of Coal Science & Technology † - - -
International Journal of Concrete Structures and Materials * - - -
International Journal of Dharma Studies * - - -
International Journal of Disaster Risk Science * - - -
International Journal of Emergency Medicine £890 €1135 US$1395
International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering * - - -
International Journal of Food Contamination £1020 €1300 US$1595
International Journal of Geo-Engineering £1170 €1490 US$1830
International Journal of Implant Dentistry * - - -
International Journal of Industrial Chemistry * - - -
International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering £1170 €1490 US$1830
International Journal Of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture * - - -
International Journal of STEM Education £670 €855 US$1050
International Nano Letters * - - -
International Transactions on Systems Science and Applications £825 €1050 US$1290
IZA Journal of European Labor Studies * - - -
IZA Journal of Labor & Development * - - -
IZA Journal of Labor Economics * - - -
IZA Journal of Labor Policy * - - -
IZA Journal of Migration * - - -
Journal of Advanced Ceramics * - - -
Journal of Analytical Science and Technology * - - -
Journal of Applied Volcanology £785 €1000 US$1230
Journal Of Big Data £740 €940 US$1155
Journal of Childrens Orthopaedics £1170 €1490 US$1830
Journal of Chinese Management * - - -
Journal of Chinese Studies £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of Cloud Computing: Advances, Systems and Applications £550 €700 US$860
Journal of Computational Surgery £890 €1135 US$1395
Journal of Economic Structures * - - -
Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics £1120 €1425 US$1750
Journal of Frugal Innovation £630 €800 US$980
Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research † - - -
Journal of Industrial Engineering International * - - -
Journal of Inequalities and Applications £695 €885 US$1085
Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of Interaction Science £520 €660 US$810
Journal of Internet Services and Applications £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of Mathematics in Industry £865 €1100 US$1350
Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy * - - -
Journal of Modern Transportation £785 €1000 US$1230
Journal of Nanostructure in Chemistry * - - -
Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity £510 €650 US$800
Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection £1120 €1425 US$1750
Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology * - - -
Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technologies * - - -
Journal of Remanufacturing £695 €885 US$1085
Journal of Software Engineering Research and Development £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of Solid State Lighting £785 €1000 US$1230
Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of the Brazilian Computer Society £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of Theoretical and Applied Physics * - - -
Journal of Trust Management £660 €840 US$1030
Journal of Uncertainty Analysis and Applications £470 €600 US$735
Language Testing in Asia £630 €800 US$980
Large-scale Assessments in Education * - - -
Latin American Economic Review † - - -
Life Sciences Society and Policy * - - -
Lingua Sinica * - - -
Logistics Research * - - -
Maritime Studies £695 €885 US$1085
Materials for Renewable and Sustainable Energy * - - -
Mathematical Sciences * - - -
Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery £1140 €1450 US$1780
Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Modern Processes £825 €1050 US$1290
Micro and Nano Systems Letters * - - -
Molecular and Cellular Pediatrics * - - -
Multilingual Education £660 €840 US$1030
mUX: The Journal of Mobile User Experience £550 €700 US$860
Nano Convergence * - - -
Nano-Micro Letters £1170 €1490 US$1830
Nanoscale Research Letters £865 €1100 US$1350
Natural Products and Bioprospecting * - - -
New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science * - - -
Open Geospatial Data, Software and Standards £510 €650 US$800
Optical Nanoscopy £785 €1000 US$1230
Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters £785 €1000 US$1230
Pacific Journal of Mathematics for Industry † - - -
Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice £825 €1050 US$1290
Petroleum Science £1170 €1490 US$1830
Photonic Sensors * - - -
Planetary Science £785 €1000 US$1230
Progress in Biomaterials * - - -
Progress in Earth and Planetary Science * - - -
Progress in Orthodontics † - - -
Protein & Cell £1170 €1490 US$1830
Psychology of Well-Being: Theory, Research and Practice £630 €800 US$980
Renewables Wind, Water, and Solar * - - -
Research in Number Theory £695 €885 US$1085
Research in the Mathematical Sciences * - - -
Revista Chilena de Historia Natural £1050 €1340 US$1645
Rice £1145 €1460 US$1795
ROBOMECH Journal £745 €950 US$1165
Robotics and Biomimetics £785 €1000 US$1230
Science China Life Sciences * - - -
Security Informatics £660 €840 US$1030
SERIEs * - - -
Smart Learning Environments £630 €800 US$980
Sports Medicine - Open £1020 €1300 US$1595
SpringerPlus £695 €885 US$1085
Strategies in Trauma and Limb Reconstruction * - - -
Surgical Case Reports † - - -
Technology, Innovation and Education £695 €885 US$1085
Textiles and Clothing Sustainability £630 €800 US$980
The Journal of Chinese Sociology * - - -
The Journal of Headache and Pain £1120 €1425 US$1750
The Journal of Mathematical Neuroscience £825 €1050 US$1290
Translational Respiratory Medicine £1145 €1460 US$1795
Triple Helix * - - -
Urban Rail Transit † - - -
Vietnam Journal of Computer Science * - - -
Visualization in Engineering £825 €1050 US$1290
Zoological Studies † - - -
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* No article processing charge is payable for this journal. For further information please view the APC information on the journal website.
** Publication charges for articles in supplements (including BMC Proceedings) are set by special arrangement with the organizers of the supplement.

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