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 * - - -
Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences £200 €250 US$335
Advanced Structural and Chemical Imaging £790 €1000 US$1345
Advances in Difference Equations £465 €590 US$795
Agricultural and Food Economics £80 €100 US$135
AMB Express £1185 €1500 US$2020
Annals of Intensive Care £1100 €1390 US$1870
Applied Adhesion Science £395 €500 US$675
Applied Informatics £790 €1000 US$1345
Applied Nanoscience * - - -
Applied Petrochemical Research * - - -
Applied Water Science * - - -
Arabian Journal of Mathematics * - - -
Asia Pacific Journal on Computational Engineering £830 €1050 US$1415
Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health £635 €800 US$1075
Bandung Journal of the Global South £635 €800 US$1075
Bioresources and Bioprocessing * - - -
Botanical Studies † - - -
Boundary Value Problems £465 €590 US$795
Brain Informatics £1170 €1480 US$1990
Brazilian Journal of Science and Technology £420 €530 US$715
Bulletin of Mathematical Sciences * - - -
Business Research £1170 €1480 US$1990
Cancer Nanotechnology £790 €1000 US$1345
Carbon Balance and Management £665 €840 US$1130
Chemical and Biological Technologies in Agriculture £790 €1000 US$1345
China Finance and Economic Review * - - -
City, Territory and Architecture * - - -
Clinical and Translational Medicine £1100 €1390 US$1870
Complex & Intelligent Systems £1170 €1480 US$1990
Complex Adaptive Systems Modeling £665 €840 US$1130
Complex Analysis and its Synergies £635 €800 US$1075
Computational Astrophysics and Cosmology £790 €1000 US$1345
Computational Cognitive Science * - - -
Computational Social Networks £635 €800 US$1075
Crime Science £665 €840 US$1130
Critical Ultrasound Journal £1100 €1390 US$1870
Decision Analytics £665 €840 US$1130
Earth Perspectives £830 €1050 US$1415
Earth, Planets and Space £475 €600 US$810
Ecological Processes £695 €880 US$1185
EJNMMI Physics £975 €1230 US$1655
EJNMMI Research £975 €1230 US$1655
Empirical Research in Vocational Education and Training * - - -
Energy, Sustainability and Society £695 €880 US$1185
Environmental Sciences Europe £695 €880 US$1185
Environmental Systems Research £695 €880 US$1185
EPJ Data Science £790 €1000 US$1345
EPJ Nonlinear Biomedical Physics £790 €1000 US$1345
EPJ Quantum Technology £790 €1000 US$1345
EPJ Techniques and Instrumentation £790 €1000 US$1345
EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing £830 €1050 US$1415
EURASIP Journal on Audio, Speech, and Music Processing £595 €750 US$1010
EURASIP Journal on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology £415 €525 US$705
EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems £555 €700 US$945
EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing £650 €825 US$1110
EURASIP Journal on Information Security £395 €500 US$675
EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking £870 €1100 US$1480
European Journal of Futures Research * - - -
European Transport Research Review * - - -
Evolution: Education and Outreach £1050 €1330 US$1790
Fashion and Textiles £1170 €1480 US$1990
Fire Science Reviews £870 €1100 US$1480
Fixed Point Theory and Applications £560 €710 US$955
Forest Ecosystems * - - -
Friction * - - -
Functional Linguistics * - - -
Geoenvironmental Disasters £635 €800 US$1075
Geoscience Letters £665 €840 US$1130
Geothermal Energy * - - -
Gold Bulletin * - - -
Health & Justice £665 €840 US$1130
Health Economics Review £665 €840 US$1130
Human-centric Computing and Information Sciences * - - -
In Silico Cell and Tissue Science £665 €840 US$1130
In Silico Pharmacology £830 €1050 US$1415
Infrastructure Complexity £790 €1000 US$1345
Injury Epidemiology £635 €800 US$1075
Insights into Imaging * - - -
Integrating Materials and Manufacturing Innovation £900 €1138 US$1530
Intensive Care Medicine Experimental £990 €1250 US$1685
International Aquatic Research £555 €700 US$945
International Journal of Advanced Structural Engineering * - - -
International Journal of Bipolar Disorders £1050 €1330 US$1790
International Journal of Child Care and Education Policy * - - -
International Journal of Concrete Structures and Materials * - - -
International Journal of Dharma Studies * - - -
International Journal of Disaster Risk Science * - - -
International Journal of Emergency Medicine £835 €1055 US$1420
International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering * - - -
International Journal of Food Contamination £1030 €1300 US$1750
International Journal of Geo-Engineering £1170 €1480 US$1990
International Journal of Implant Dentistry * - - -
International Journal of Industrial Chemistry £555 €700 US$945
International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering £1170 €1480 US$1990
International Journal Of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture £1170 €1480 US$1990
International Journal of STEM Education £615 €780 US$1050
International Nano Letters * - - -
International Transactions on Systems Science and Applications £830 €1050 US$1415
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 £1170 €1480 US$1990
Journal of Analytical Science and Technology * - - -
Journal of Applied Volcanology £790 €1000 US$1345
Journal Of Big Data £645 €815 US$1100
Journal of Childrens Orthopaedics £1170 €1480 US$1990
Journal of Chinese Management * - - -
Journal of Cloud Computing: Advances, Systems and Applications £520 €660 US$890
Journal of Computational Surgery £820 €1035 US$1395
Journal of Economic Structures * - - -
Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics £990 €1250 US$1685
Journal of Frugal Innovation £635 €800 US$1075
Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research † - - -
Journal of Industrial Engineering International * - - -
Journal of Inequalities and Applications £560 €710 US$955
Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship £665 €840 US$1130
Journal of Interaction Science £520 €660 US$890
Journal of Internet Services and Applications £665 €840 US$1130
Journal of Mathematics in Industry £825 €1045 US$1405
Journal of Modern Power Systems and Clean Energy * - - -
Journal of Modern Transportation † - - -
Journal of Nanostructure in Chemistry * - - -
Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection £1050 €1330 US$1790
Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology * - - -
Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technologies * - - -
Journal of Remanufacturing £695 €880 US$1185
Journal of Software Engineering Research and Development £665 €840 US$1130
Journal of Solid State Lighting £790 €1000 US$1345
Journal of Statistical Distributions and Applications £665 €840 US$1130
Journal of the Brazilian Computer Society £635 €800 US$1075
Journal of Theoretical and Applied Physics * - - -
Journal of Trust Management £665 €840 US$1130
Journal of Uncertainty Analysis and Applications † - - -
Language Testing in Asia £635 €800 US$1075
Large-scale Assessments in Education * - - -
Latin American Economic Review † - - -
Life Sciences Society and Policy * - - -
Logistics Research £1170 €1480 US$1990
Maritime Studies £665 €840 US$1130
Materials for Renewable and Sustainable Energy * - - -
Mathematical Sciences * - - -
Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Modern Processes £830 €1050 US$1415
Micro and Nano Systems Letters * - - -
Molecular and Cellular Pediatrics * - - -
Multilingual Education £665 €840 US$1130
mUX: The Journal of Mobile User Experience £550 €695 US$935
Nano Convergence * - - -
Nano-Micro Letters £1170 €1480 US$1990
Nanoscale Research Letters £790 €1000 US$1345
Natural Products and Bioprospecting * - - -
New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science * - - -
NRL Advances £790 €1000 US$1345
Optical Nanoscopy £695 €880 US$1185
Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters £790 €1000 US$1345
Pacific Journal of Mathematics for Industry † - - -
Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice £830 €1050 US$1415
Photonic Sensors * - - -
Planetary Science £790 €1000 US$1345
Progress in Biomaterials * - - -
Progress in Earth and Planetary Science * - - -
Progress in Orthodontics † - - -
Protein & Cell £1170 €1480 US$1990
Psychology of Well-Being: Theory, Research and Practice £635 €800 US$1075
Renewables Wind, Water, and Solar * - - -
Research in the Mathematical Sciences * - - -
Revista Chilena de Historia Natural £1060 €1340 US$1805
Rice £1100 €1390 US$1870
ROBOMECH Journal £750 €950 US$1280
Robotics and Biomimetics £790 €1000 US$1345
Scalable Computing £665 €840 US$1130
Science China Life Sciences * - - -
Security Informatics £665 €840 US$1130
SERIEs * - - -
Smart Learning Environments £635 €800 US$1075
SpringerPlus £690 €870 US$1170
Strategies in Trauma and Limb Reconstruction * - - -
Surgical Case Reports † - - -
Technology, Innovation and Education £635 €800 US$1075
Textiles and Clothing Sustainability £635 €800 US$1075
The HUGO Journal £1100 €1390 US$1870
The Journal of Chinese Sociology * - - -
The Journal of Headache and Pain £1050 €1330 US$1790
The Journal of Mathematical Neuroscience £830 €1050 US$1415
Translational Respiratory Medicine £1100 €1390 US$1870
Triple Helix £1170 €1480 US$1990
Urban Rail Transit † - - -
Vietnam Journal of Computer Science * - - -
Visualization in Engineering £830 €1050 US$1415
Zoological Studies † - - -
Exchange rates last updated on 30 Oct 2014

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