Ubud travel budget

Ubud: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Ubud

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 14 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 4 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 296* (4263000 IDR)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 36 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 2.9 per person
  • $ 3.9 per person

Total budget:

$ 1007* (14527996 IDR)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 106 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 17 per person
  • $ 7.6 per person
  • $ 7.9 per person

Total budget:

$ 2384* (34417950 IDR)

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


Cost of living in Ubud compared to Bali in 2021

On average, the cost of living in Ubud in 2021 is 39% less 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 Ubud in 2021 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Ubud by expense type

Restaurant budget in Ubud

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Ubud is 57% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 2/person
($ 1.1 to $ 5.1)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 8.6/person
($ 3.5 to $ 10.4)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 4.2/person
($ 2.7 to $ 5.5)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 7.9
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2.4 for 500ml
($ 2.4 to $ 3.1)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.7 for 330ml
( $ 2.7)

2% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.8
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2/cup
($ 1.7 to $ 2.4)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.2
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.5/can
($ 0.5 to $ 0.6)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.4/bottle
($ 0.4 to $ 0.4)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Ubud

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Ubud is 53% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 23/night
($ 9.6 to $ 54)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 23/night
($ 14 to $ 38)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 49/night
($ 26 to $ 84)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 163/night
($ 85 to $ 274)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 303/night
($ 193 to $ 445)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 18/month
($ 8.4 to $ 34)

85% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 122
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 121/month
($ 44 to $ 253)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 169
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 85/month
($ 28 to $ 205)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 36/month
($ 18 to $ 66)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 216/month
($ 124 to $ 345)

24% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Ubud

On average, the price of supermarket food in Ubud is 19% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.3/litre
( $ 1.3)

58% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.8
Rice
Rice
$ 0.8/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 0.8)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.9
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.2/12 eggs
( $ 1.2)

45% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Apples
Apples
$ 2.7/kg
( $ 2.7)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Oranges
Oranges
$ 0.7/kg
( $ 0.7)

82% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.9
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 0.7/kg
( $ 0.7)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.2
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.4/kg
( $ 1.4)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6
( $ 0.6)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 40/kg
( $ 40)

211% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Ubud

On average, the price of transport in Ubud is 43% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.5/km
( $ 0.5)

71% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0.7/litre
($ 0.5 to $ 1.1)

13% 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)
$ 1
( $ 1)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.2

Budget for living and housing in Ubud

On average, the cost of housing in Ubud is 59% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 35/month
( $ 35)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 162
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 27/month
( $ 27)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 66
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 418/month
($ 243 to $ 665)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1326
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 225/month
($ 208 to $ 243)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1069
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 1244/month
( $ 1244)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2127
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 1036/month
( $ 1036)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1701
Gym
Gym
$ 26/month
( $ 26)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 4143/yr
( $ 4143)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15587

Leisure activity budget in Ubud

On average, budget for leisure activities in Ubud is 46% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 3.9/ticket
($ 3.5 to $ 4.5)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Tennis
Tennis
$ 12/hr
( $ 12)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Ubud

On average, shopping budget in Ubud is essentially the same as in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.7/pack
( $ 1.7)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 7.9
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 78
( $ 78)

74% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 45
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 40
( $ 40)

7% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 36
Trainers
Trainers
$ 78
( $ 78)

2% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 76

Plane ticket budget

London → Bali
London → Bali
London → Bali
$ 854
(fair price: $ 772)
Manchester → Bali
Manchester → Bali
Manchester → Bali
$ 907
(fair price: $ 821)
New York City → Bali
New York City → Bali
New York City → Bali
$ 1001
(fair price: $ 864)
Los Angeles → Bali
Los Angeles  → Bali
Los Angeles  → Bali
$ 929
(fair price: $ 813)
Sydney → Bali
Sydney → Bali
Sydney → Bali
$ 748
(fair price: $ 591)
London → Java (Jakarta)
London → Java (Jakarta)
London → Java (Jakarta)
$ 825
(fair price: $ 695)
Dublin → Bali
Dublin → Bali
Dublin → Bali
$ 934
(fair price: $ 852)
Melbourne → Bali
Melbourne → Bali
Melbourne → Bali
$ 728
(fair price: $ 604)
Perth → Bali
Perth → Bali
Perth → Bali
$ 900
(fair price: $ 746)
Edinburgh → Bali
Edinburgh → Bali
Edinburgh → Bali
$ 977
(fair price: $ 878)
Toronto (Ontario) → Bali
Toronto (Ontario) → Bali
Toronto (Ontario) → Bali
$ 1262
(fair price: $ 1041)
Auckland → Bali
Auckland → Bali
Auckland → Bali
$ 835
(fair price: $ 666)
Los Angeles → Java (Jakarta)
Los Angeles  → Java (Jakarta)
Los Angeles  → Java (Jakarta)
$ 937
(fair price: $ 694)
Manchester → Java (Jakarta)
Manchester → Java (Jakarta)
Manchester → Java (Jakarta)
$ 930
(fair price: $ 751)
New York City → Java (Jakarta)
New York City → Java (Jakarta)
New York City → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1085
(fair price: $ 795)
Montreal → Bali
Montreal → Bali
Montreal → Bali
$ 1513
(fair price: $ 1298)
Toronto (Ontario) → Java (Jakarta)
Toronto (Ontario) → Java (Jakarta)
Toronto (Ontario) → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1562
(fair price: $ 1062)
Edinburgh → Java (Jakarta)
Edinburgh → Java (Jakarta)
Edinburgh → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1019
(fair price: $ 821)
Dublin → Java (Jakarta)
Dublin → Java (Jakarta)
Dublin → Java (Jakarta)
$ 973
(fair price: $ 831)
Sydney → Java (Jakarta)
Sydney → Java (Jakarta)
Sydney → Java (Jakarta)
$ 733
(fair price: $ 551)
London → Sumatra (Medan)
London → Sumatra (Medan)
London → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 918
(fair price: $ 811)
Sydney → Sumatra (Medan)
Sydney → Sumatra (Medan)
Sydney → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 623
(fair price: $ 529)
Auckland → Java (Jakarta)
Auckland → Java (Jakarta)
Auckland → Java (Jakarta)
$ 885
(fair price: $ 705)
Melbourne → Java (Jakarta)
Melbourne → Java (Jakarta)
Melbourne → Java (Jakarta)
$ 664
(fair price: $ 524)
Montreal → Java (Jakarta)
Montreal → Java (Jakarta)
Montreal → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1457
(fair price: $ 1203)
Melbourne → Sumatra (Medan)
Melbourne → Sumatra (Medan)
Melbourne → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 542
(fair price: $ 458)
Perth → Java (Jakarta)
Perth → Java (Jakarta)
Perth → Java (Jakarta)
$ 584
(fair price: $ 441)
Perth → Sumatra (Medan)
Perth → Sumatra (Medan)
Perth → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 453
(fair price: $ 394)
Sydney → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Sydney → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Sydney → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 720
(fair price: $ 628)
Melbourne → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Melbourne → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Melbourne → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 667
(fair price: $ 582)
New York City → Sulawesi (Makassar)
New York City → Sulawesi (Makassar)
New York City → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 1401
(fair price: $ 1289)
Los Angeles → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Los Angeles  → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Los Angeles  → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 1403
(fair price: $ 1310)
London → Sulawesi (Makassar)
London → Sulawesi (Makassar)
London → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 1119
(fair price: $ 1001)
Auckland → Sumatra (Medan)
Auckland → Sumatra (Medan)
Auckland → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 948
(fair price: $ 858)
Manchester → Sumatra (Medan)
Manchester → Sumatra (Medan)
Manchester → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 991
(fair price: $ 886)
Perth → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Perth → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Perth → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 598
(fair price: $ 530)


About this information on the cost of living in Ubud

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

The information about the cost of living in Ubud was updated on 17-12-2017.

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