Alternative travel topics and techniques include but are not limited to:
- Hitchhiking - the original alternative travel since the invention of horse carriages and waterway accessing vessels covered in Hitchhiking boats. - Hitchhiking around the world - Tips for hitchhiking
- Traveler routers are an extremely handy way of letting the computer find way for you. Exists for multimodal public transport, biking and walking and for cars in the form of navigators.
- (Peer-to-peer) ridesharing or ride sharing is economical, ecological and excellent way to get local color and meet interesting people
- (Peer-to-peer) carsharing or car-sharing is also economical and ecological as less capital (fleet vehicles) are needed to provide services, i.e. self-driven journeys.
- Freighter travel is often an excellent choice for the traveling consumer with no tight time demands.
- Hitchhiking boats