Nassau travel budget

Nassau: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Nassau

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Nassau for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 72 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 17 per person
  • $ 5.7 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1634* (1512 $)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 187 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 44 per person
  • $ 19 per person
  • $ 13 per person

Total budget:

$ 4699* (4340 $)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 294 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 77 per person
  • $ 40 per person
  • $ 25 per person

Total budget:

$ 8050* (7434 $)

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


Cost of living in Nassau compared to Bahamas in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Nassau in 2020 is 43% 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 Nassau in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):


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Local prices in Nassau by expense type

Restaurant budget in Nassau

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Nassau is 16% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 23/person
($ 16 to $ 46)

37% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 40/person
($ 34 to $ 78)

30% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 30
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 8.8/person
($ 6.7 to $ 9.9)

2% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.7
Local beer
Local beer
$ 4.4 for 500ml
($ 3.3 to $ 8.8)

18% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.4
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3.5 for 330ml
($ 2.3 to $ 4.4)

9% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.2
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 5.1/cup
($ 3.8 to $ 6.7)

12% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.9/can
($ 1.9 to $ 4.4)

38% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.9/bottle
($ 1.2 to $ 3.3)

18% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7

Hotel and accommodation budget in Nassau

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Nassau is 49% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 72/night
( $ 72)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 158/night
($ 114 to $ 232)

26% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 216/night
($ 120 to $ 340)

17% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 185
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 372/night
($ 242 to $ 547)

42% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 263
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 1052/night
($ 813 to $ 1367)

106% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 512
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 96/month
($ 84 to $ 103)

27% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 282/month
($ 124 to $ 604)

64% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 173
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 384/month
($ 157 to $ 774)

130% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 168
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 261/month
($ 150 to $ 403)

17% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 224
Family room
Family room
$ 438/month
($ 238 to $ 739)

148% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 177

Supermarket food budget in Nassau

On average, the price of supermarket food in Nassau is 38% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 4.2/litre
($ 2 to $ 5.5)

358% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 3.5/500g
($ 2.3 to $ 5)

16% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Rice
Rice
$ 2.7/kg
($ 1.7 to $ 4.9)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Eggs
Eggs
$ 3.5/12 eggs
($ 1.7 to $ 4.5)

36% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Cheese
Cheese
$ 15/kg
( $ 15)

25% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 9.1/kg
($ 7.6 to $ 23)

1% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 6.1/kg
($ 5.5 to $ 7.3)

22% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Oranges
Oranges
$ 6.6/kg
($ 3.3 to $ 9.8)

45% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 4.4/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 7.3)

5% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 4.3/kg
($ 2.3 to $ 7.3)

45% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Salad
Salad
$ 2.3/salad
($ 1.4 to $ 3.3)

31% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.7
($ 1.1 to $ 2.3)

18% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 9/kg
($ 6.7 to $ 13)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Nassau

On average, the price of transport in Nassau is 30% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.4/ticket
($ 1.4 to $ 1.8)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 57/month
($ 46 to $ 175)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 83
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 2.3/km
($ 2.3 to $ 4.2)

11% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 1.6)

72% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 6.1
($ 3.8 to $ 12)

61% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Car hire
Car hire
$ 87/24hrs
($ 36 to $ 147)

119% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Nassau

On average, the cost of housing in Nassau is 21% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 384/month
($ 223 to $ 832)

122% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 174
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.4/min.
($ 0.2 to $ 0.4)

134% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 76/month
($ 46 to $ 122)

5% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 72
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 1050/month
($ 776 to $ 1663)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1477
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 775/month
($ 643 to $ 1108)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1185
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 3016/month
($ 2216 to $ 3878)

26% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2402
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 1977/month
($ 1663 to $ 3323)

5% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1884
Gym
Gym
$ 93/month
($ 51 to $ 168)

119% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 42
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 320/month
($ 200 to $ 610)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1038
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 6147/yr
($ 4431 to $ 13291)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 18345

Leisure activity budget in Nassau

On average, budget for leisure activities in Nassau is 116% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 13/ticket
($ 9.9 to $ 21)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 59/hr
($ 29 to $ 57)

238% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 18

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Nassau

On average, shopping budget in Nassau is 31% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 10.6/pack
($ 6.1 to $ 14)

22% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.7
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 75
($ 40 to $ 109)

51% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 49
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 47
($ 29 to $ 67)

18% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40
Trainers
Trainers
$ 124
($ 67 to $ 212)

49% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 83
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 120
($ 90 to $ 156)

13% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 107

Plane ticket budget

London → Nassau
London → Nassau
London → Nassau
$ 1074
(fair price: $ 0)
New York City → Nassau
New York City → Nassau
New York City → Nassau
$ 518
(fair price: $ 0)
Toronto (Ontario) → Nassau
Toronto (Ontario) → Nassau
Toronto (Ontario) → Nassau
$ 484
(fair price: $ 0)
Los Angeles → Nassau
Los Angeles  → Nassau
Los Angeles  → Nassau
$ 625
(fair price: $ 0)
Manchester → Nassau
Manchester → Nassau
Manchester → Nassau
$ 1041
(fair price: $ 0)
Montreal → Nassau
Montreal → Nassau
Montreal → Nassau
$ 490
(fair price: $ 0)
Dublin → Nassau
Dublin → Nassau
Dublin → Nassau
$ 858
(fair price: $ 0)
Edinburgh → Nassau
Edinburgh → Nassau
Edinburgh → Nassau
$ 1087
(fair price: $ 0)

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About this information on the cost of living in Nassau

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

The information about the cost of living in Nassau was updated on 28-03-2020.

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