I’ve been sitting on this blog post for about 4 hours now and this is the first line I’m writing. What took me so long? Those podcasts! Seriously, I only wanted to do a quick research and check out new ones that I haven’t discovered yet. And now I’m finding myself listening to countless digital nomad podcasts and being amazed by how many good ones are actually out there.
As you might have guessed, this list is a bit longer than I had originally planned. But at least this gives you plenty of options to choose from. So if you are on the hunt for some informational, fun and interesting podcasts for entrepreneurs, remote professionals, long-term travelers, or digital nomads in general, read on! I’m sure your new favorite podcast will be on this list, too ;)
In case you are more of a reading type of person, check out this post with 17 of the most popular books for digital nomads.
Best Digital Nomad Podcasts
1. #AskGaryVee Show
Ok, this is not exactly a podcast exclusively for digital nomads. BUT if you have anything to do with social media or entrepreneurship, you should have a look at this guy. Gary knows how to hustle and his podcast #AskGaryVee Show will definitely inspire and motivate you to make more of your current career. Not to forget all the helpful industry insights you will get.
2. As Told By Nomads
The title says it all: In As Told By Nomads,mads, host Tayo talks with digital nomads and business leaders about their experiences, ups and downs and much more. Learn what it takes to embrace a global identity and how you can become a global leader. With more than 330 episodes this is a very comprehensive information resource.
3. Become Nomad
Eli runs one of my favorite digital nomad blogs and has now a very informative podcast, too. In Become Nomand you get practical information on how you can be a successful digital nomad. Moreover, he addresses psychological topics, like mindset, and analyzes the nomadic lifestyle.
4. Chris The Freelancer
Chris the Freelancer is another popular face in the digital nomad community and you might know him from his blog or YouTube channel. In his podcast, Chris interviews other successful digital nomads who went from normal jobs to location-independent rockstars. Listen to their experiences and learn from useful business insights.
5. Ditching 9 to 5
Ditching 9 to 5 is a podcast dedicated to people who want to break free from their traditional job. Dan and Ben interview people with all kinds of different backgrounds who managed to create their own freedom lifestyle. You will learn how to create income by doing what you love and how to work from anywhere in the world.
6. Entrepreneur on Fire
Entrepreneur on Fire is definitely one of the most comprehensive podcasts for digital nomads out there. John interviews entrepreneur superstars such as Tim Ferriss, Gary Vaynerchuk, Tony Robbins or Seth Godin. In more than 1,400 interviews you will find out about their stories, worst moments, lessons learned and so much more.
7. Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast
The Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast offers a great combination of very specific travel tips, like how to use frequent flyer miles, and general interviews. Listen to the stories of some of the most popular people in the unconventional life community, such as Chris Guillebeau, Chris Christensen, or AJ Jacobs. This podcast will surely give you a great portion of wanderlust.
8. Freedom Lovin’
Another great digital nomad podcast for everyone who wants to break free from the 9-5 and start the life they have always dreamed of. Host Kevin wants to help his audience build a freedom lifestyle and talks in Freedom Lovin’ about things that revolve around location-independent businesses and a free life.
9. Going Remote
Maybe you have heard of Nomad Charles before? Turns out Charles runs a podcast, too. In Going Remote, he interviews other successful digital nomads and finds out what exactly they do today and how they got there. Great podcast if you want to have an insight into their success recipe.
10. Keep Your Daydream
In Keep Your Daydream Tricia interviews seasoned nomads to share useful information and experiences about traveling, giving up the conventional life and living your dreams. This podcast is surely fun to listen to and super inspirational.
11. Location Indie
In their Location Indie podcast, Jason and Trav talk about things link remote work, online business, lifestyle design and travel. You will get to hear the good, the bad and the ugly about location-independence. Learn how to successfully build financial freedom, time freedom and location freedom.
12. Nomad Capitalist
Nomad Capitalist is a website for everybody who wants to make more out of their financial situation and personal freedom by becoming a global citizen. In his podcast, Andrew talks about things like taxes, residencies, investments or optimizing your personal wealth situation. Although, the podcast is not running anymore, there are still 110 interesting episodes you can listen to.
13. Nomad Together
Unfortunately, there is not too much information out there about nomadic families. That’s why this Nomad Together is absolutely essential for everyone who wants to travel around the world with their loved ones. Becky and Paul have plenty of useful tips and insightful experiences about traveling with kids to share with you.
14. Nomadtopia Radio
Nomadtopia is not only a digital nomad blog but has its own podcast, as well. Amy talks in her weekly show about her experiences as a seasoned nomad and successful entrepreneur. In her interviews with nomadic people, you will learn the many different ways how you can explore the world and live and work on your own terms.
Entrepreneur and adventurer Danny talks in his OpenWorld podcast with many other successful business owners and nomads and finds out how they have managed to create their personal dream lifestyle. Listen to behind the scenes stories and learn what it takes to become a successful nomad and lifestyle designer.
16. Screw the 9 to 5
I’m pretty sure you have heard about the Screw the 9 to 5 blog before. In their podcast, Jill and Josh continue to talk about building a location-independent life. They want to help aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs growing their business with actionable How-Tos and real-life business examples.
17. StartUp Podcast
I know, I know. Not every digital nomad has a startup. But many do. And in case you are one of them, you should definitely check out the StartUp Podcast. It is an award-winning documentary about the entrepreneurial life. You will get the chance to follow startups on their way to success, including wins and fails.
18. The $100 MBA Show
Another award-winning podcast that is super interesting for many digital nomads. The $100 MBA Show delivers short, straight to the point and actionable lessons that will surely help you build your dream business. You will also get to hear industry experts as guest speakers that teach you how to improve your business.
19. The Abroaders
The Abroaders is a very popular digital nomad podcast, although topics are usually more in the travel niche. Erik and AJ talk about things like interesting destinations, finding cheap flights or frequent flyer points. So definitely stuff that is of interest for digital nomads, too.
20. The Art of Adventure
The Art of Adventure deals with more than just digital nomad topics. Host Derek shows things that have never been done before, anything from entrepreneurship, human performance or global exploration. Listen to his famous guests and their unique success stories.
21. The Creative Hustler
Want to grow your business, travel the world and actually enjoy every part of this journey? Steven, Melissa and Alan talk in The Creative Hustler podcast about the entrepreneur lifestyle and show newbies important strategies, tactics and hacks.
22. The Foundation
Want to become a digital nomad and start your own business? But you don’t have any money or experience? Then The Foundation is the right place for you. Here you can learn how to build a successful business from the scratch. Every week other professional entrepreneurs teach you their strategies and actionable steps.
23. The Remote Podcast
And another blog gone podcast. In case you are at the beginning of the digital nomad lifestyle and need some more help and info to become location-independent, The Remote Podcast is a good choice for you. You get to listen to interviews with other digital nomads and can find out what this lifestyle is really about.
24. The Suitcase Entrepreneur
The Suitcase Entrepreneur is very popular digital nomad blog. But Natalie also runs a podcast where she talks about how you can start your own business that gives you not only financial freedom but also location-independence. Topics revolve around business in general, social media, outsourcing, marketing and much more.
25. The Tim Ferriss Show
We all know The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferris. Many of you might also know that he has a popular blog, too. And guess what, you can also listen to his podcast! The Tim Ferriss Show is full with great and super informative content and Tim’s style is surely unique and captivating.
26. Travel Freedom Podcast
In the Travel Freedom Podcast it’s all about growing an online business and becoming location-independent. Tommo and Megsy talk you through tons of helpful travel tips, their experience and inspiring destinations. In addition to that, they interview experts and chat about things like online income and blogging.
27. Travel Like a Boss
Johnny from Travel Like a Boss interviews successful location-independent entrepreneurs from around the world on a weekly basis. Learn about stuff like living a digital nomad life in general or how you can start a successful online business, e.g. with dropshipping or e-commerce.
28. Tropical MBA
The Tropical MBA is not only a blog for everyone interested in small business ownership, it also has its own podcast. Dan and Ian give out fantastic tips on generating income online so you can be truly location-independent. A great lifestyle design podcast that’s well worth listening to.
29. Zero To Travel
Zero To Travel is a podcast that is interesting for digital nomads and passionate travelers alike. Host Jason provides plenty of information for aspiring and new globetrotters and talks with fellow nomads about their experiences and tips.
The Right Podcast For Everyone
As you can see, there are plenty of great digital nomad podcasts out there. If you are more interested in the traveling part, listen to a show that provides more travel tips and insights. If you want to learn more about the business part, go for any of the helpful business podcasts. I’m sure you will find the right one for your needs and questions.
In case you are looking for more interesting content on the location-independent life, check out these digital nomad blogs run by awesome women.
With this wide range of shows, you definitely won’t get bored any time soon. Make the most of your daily commute, lunch break or quiet evenings with these podcasts!