Travel budget in the Balearic Islands

Balearic Islands: calculate your travel budget

Balearic Islands: sample budgets by traveller type

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in the Balearic Islands for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 93 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 15 per person
  • $ 9.6 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1960* (1652 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 149 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 35 per person
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 9.3 per person

Total budget:

$ 3723* (3122 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 233 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 55 per person
  • $ 25 per person
  • $ 19 per person

Total budget:

$ 5986* (5012 €)

* Estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks. This represents an average across the country (budget may vary depending on the city or region visited).


Cost of living in the Balearic Islands in 2021

Cost of living: Balearic Islands VS United States

On average, the cost of living in the Balearic Islands in 2021 is 5% higher than in the United States (USA).

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices United States in in the United States (USA) and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in the Balearic Islands by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in the Balearic Islands compared to the national average.

Cities /Balearic Islands View Details
Ibiza 12% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Ibiza
Majorca 1% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Majorca


Local prices in the Balearic Islands by expense type

Balearic Islands: Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in the Balearic Islands costs 12% less than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 17/person
($ 12 to $ 24)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 28/person
($ 22 to $ 40)

13% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 32
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 9.6/person
($ 8.4 to $ 10.2)

17% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.2
Local beer
Local beer
$ 3 for 500ml
($ 1.8 to $ 4.8)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.6 for 330ml
($ 1 to $ 1.8)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.5/cup
($ 1.6 to $ 5)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.3/can
($ 1.8 to $ 3)

16% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.7/bottle
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Balearic Islands: Hotel and accommodation budget

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in the Balearic Islands is 23% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 106/night
($ 81 to $ 145)

3% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 127/night
($ 90 to $ 189)

1% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 170/night
($ 107 to $ 257)

5% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 296/night
($ 188 to $ 474)

13% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 340/night
($ 251 to $ 475)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 108/month
($ 81 to $ 157)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 122
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 195/month
($ 125 to $ 298)

16% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 169
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 339/month
($ 244 to $ 475)

106% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 195/month
($ 106 to $ 314)

12% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 445/month
($ 247 to $ 727)

155% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Balearic Islands: Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in the Balearic Islands costs 38% less than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.1/litre
($ 0.8 to $ 1.2)

17% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
($ 0.6 to $ 2.3)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 2.4)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.3/12 eggs
($ 1 to $ 3.3)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Chicken
Chicken
$ 6.9/kg
($ 4.2 to $ 9.6)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.5
Apples
Apples
$ 2.5/kg
($ 1.6 to $ 2.9)

45% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 2.2/kg
($ 1.7 to $ 3.6)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 1.8)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8
($ 0.4 to $ 1.2)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8

Balearic Islands: Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in the Balearic Islands is 15% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 2.4/ticket
($ 1.8 to $ 2.4)

7% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.2/km
($ 0.6 to $ 2.4)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.7/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 1.8)

131% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.7
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 4.2
($ 3.6 to $ 4.8)

26% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Car hire
Car hire
$ 17/24hrs
($ 1.2 to $ 149)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Balearic Islands: Leisure activity budget

On average, budget for leisure activities in the Balearic Islands is 26% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 9.3/ticket
($ 8.4 to $ 11)

24% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 29/hr
($ 18 to $ 30)

77% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17

Balearic Islands: Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in the Balearic Islands is 17% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 6.2/pack
($ 5 to $ 6.8)

24% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.2
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 84
($ 60 to $ 108)

83% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 35
($ 24 to $ 42)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38

Plane ticket budget

London → Majorca
London → Majorca
London → Majorca
$ 90
(fair price: $ 72)
Manchester → Majorca
Manchester → Majorca
Manchester → Majorca
$ 121
(fair price: $ 98)
London → Ibiza
London → Ibiza
London → Ibiza
$ 121
(fair price: $ 102)
Manchester → Ibiza
Manchester → Ibiza
Manchester → Ibiza
$ 159
(fair price: $ 127)
Edinburgh → Majorca
Edinburgh → Majorca
Edinburgh → Majorca
$ 176
(fair price: $ 139)
Dublin → Majorca
Dublin → Majorca
Dublin → Majorca
$ 162
(fair price: $ 130)
Manchester → Malaga
Manchester → Malaga
Manchester → Malaga
$ 110
(fair price: $ 93)
Manchester → Barcelona
Manchester → Barcelona
Manchester → Barcelona
$ 103
(fair price: $ 83)
Manchester → Alicante
Manchester → Alicante
Manchester → Alicante
$ 112
(fair price: $ 97)
London → Malaga
London → Malaga
London → Malaga
$ 71
(fair price: $ 61)
London → Barcelona
London → Barcelona
London → Barcelona
$ 87
(fair price: $ 72)
London → Madrid
London → Madrid
London → Madrid
$ 71
(fair price: $ 64)


About the information on the cost of living in the Balearic Islands

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

Information about cost of living in the Balearic Islands updated on 23-09-2021.

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