Saint John’s travel budget

Saint John’s: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Saint John’s

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Saint John’s for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 116 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 2182* (4858 $)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 164 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 42 per person
  • $ 35 per person
  • $ 7.2 per person

Total budget:

$ 4625* (10290 $)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 407 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 83 per person
  • $ 96 per person
  • $ 15 per person

Total budget:

$ 11081* (24654 $)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).



Cost of living in Saint John’s compared to United States in 2022

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Saint John’s in 2022 is 6% higher than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Saint John’s in 2022 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Saint John’s by expense type

Restaurant budget in Saint John’s

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Saint John’s is 5% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 15/person
($ 11 to $ 18)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 55/person
($ 45 to $ 66)

35% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 41
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 9.8/person
($ 8.7 to $ 11)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 4.5 for 500ml
($ 2.6 to $ 6.6)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 6.2
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.6 for 330ml
($ 2.2 to $ 3.1)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 6.3/cup
($ 5.3 to $ 7.4)

13% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 3.2/can
($ 3.1 to $ 3.5)

28% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.6/bottle
($ 0.8 to $ 2.2)

24% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Hotel and accommodation budget in Saint John’s

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Saint John’s is 67% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 143/night
($ 116 to $ 174)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 139
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 186/night
($ 90 to $ 305)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 199
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 628/night
($ 349 to $ 885)

117% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 291
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 1575/night
($ 1446 to $ 1757)

163% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 602
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 116/month
($ 115 to $ 115)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 122/month
($ 79 to $ 179)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 192
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 413/month
($ 177 to $ 915)

134% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 177
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 322/month
($ 128 to $ 544)

33% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 243
Family room
Family room
$ 556/month
($ 157 to $ 1167)

206% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 182

Supermarket food budget in Saint John’s

On average, the price of supermarket food in Saint John’s is 5% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2.2/litre
($ 2.2 to $ 2.2)

90% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 2.3/500g
($ 1.8 to $ 3.1)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Rice
Rice
$ 1.6/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 1.8)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Eggs
Eggs
$ 4.7/12 eggs
($ 4.3 to $ 5.3)

19% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.9
Chicken
Chicken
$ 7.4/kg
($ 5.3 to $ 9.6)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 5.5/kg
($ 4.3 to $ 6.6)

0% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.5
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 4.3/kg
($ 4.3 to $ 4.3)

32% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.6
($ 0.8 to $ 2.2)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3

Public and private transport budget in Saint John’s

On average, the price of transport in Saint John’s is 38% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.1/ticket
( $ 1.1)

64% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 6.2/km
( $ 6.2)

209% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 1.4)

13% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Car hire
Car hire
$ 47/24hrs
($ 28 to $ 116)

19% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Leisure activity budget in Saint John’s

On average, budget for leisure activities in Saint John’s is 51% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 7.2/ticket
( $ 7.2)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Saint John’s

On average, shopping budget in Saint John’s is 10% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.3/pack
($ 5.3 to $ 5.3)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 49
( $ 49)

13% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 57
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 61
( $ 61)

34% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46

Plane ticket budget

London → Saint John’s
London → Saint John’s
London → Saint John’s
$ 842
(fair price: $ 689)
New York City → Saint John’s
New York City → Saint John’s
New York City → Saint John’s
$ 605
(fair price: $ 455)
Manchester → Saint John’s
Manchester → Saint John’s
Manchester → Saint John’s
$ 1213
(fair price: $ 965)
Toronto (Ontario) → Saint John’s
Toronto (Ontario) → Saint John’s
Toronto (Ontario) → Saint John’s
$ 885
(fair price: $ 683)
Edinburgh → Saint John’s
Edinburgh → Saint John’s
Edinburgh → Saint John’s
$ 1143
(fair price: $ 940)
Dublin → Saint John’s
Dublin → Saint John’s
Dublin → Saint John’s
$ 1075
(fair price: $ 841)


About this information on the cost of living in Saint John’s

The information about the cost of living in Saint John’s shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Saint John’s was updated on 29-09-2022.

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