Travel budget and cost of living in Bosnia And Herzegovina how much does a trip cost?

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Travel budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina

Bosnia And Herzegovina: calculate your travel budget

Bosnia And Herzegovina: sample budgets by traveller type

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Bosnia And Herzegovina for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 47 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 6.7 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 962* (1582 BAM)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 76 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 13 per person
  • $ 6.8 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person

Total budget:

$ 1721* (2828 BAM)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 95 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 19 per person
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 8.6 per person

Total budget:

$ 2413* (3962 BAM)

* 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 Bosnia And Herzegovina in 2019

Cost of living: Bosnia And Herzegovina VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Bosnia And Herzegovina in 2019 is 44% less than United States.

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices in Bosnia And Herzegovina in 2019 and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in Bosnia And Herzegovina by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in Bosnia And Herzegovina compared to the national average.

Cities /Bosnia And Herzegovina View Details
Livno 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Livno
Sarajevo 9% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Sarajevo
Doboj 8% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Doboj
Gradacac 18% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Gradacac
Neum 16% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Neum
Trebinje 13% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Trebinje
Mostar 8% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Mostar
Banja Luka 12% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Banja Luka

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Local prices in Bosnia And Herzegovina by expense type

Restaurant budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 57% less than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 4.3/person
($ 3.1 to $ 6.1)

70% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 15
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 9.2/person
($ 7.6 to $ 16)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 27
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 4.3/person
($ 3.1 to $ 5.1)

41% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.3
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.6 for 500ml
($ 1.2 to $ 1.8)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.1 for 330ml
($ 0.7 to $ 1.8)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.1/cup
($ 1 to $ 1.6)

73% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.4/can
($ 0.8 to $ 1.8)

26% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Bouteille d'eau
Bouteille d'eau
$ 0.7/bottle
($ 0.5 to $ 1.2)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 49% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 47/night
($ 47 to $ 47)

56% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 66/night
($ 51 to $ 96)

45% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 120
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 85/night
($ 66 to $ 119)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 175
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 104/night
($ 89 to $ 128)

59% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 176/night
($ 158 to $ 205)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 496
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 49/month
($ 46 to $ 55)

59% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 122
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 141/month
($ 102 to $ 235)

13% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 134/month
($ 109 to $ 179)

19% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Gîte ou maison d'hôte
Gîte ou maison d'hôte
$ 59/month
($ 39 to $ 101)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 211

Supermarket food budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, the price of supermarket food in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 55% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 0.8/litre
($ 0.7 to $ 1)

4% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 0.6/500g
($ 0.6 to $ 0.8)

76% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.8)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.8/12 eggs
($ 1.4 to $ 2.2)

26% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 6.2/kg
($ 3.1 to $ 9.2)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 4.4/kg
($ 3.7 to $ 4.9)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.9
Apples
Apples
$ 1.1/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.2)

77% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.3/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.8)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.2/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.6)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 0.6/kg
($ 0.4 to $ 1)

77% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.6
Salad
Salad
$ 0.6/salad
($ 0.4 to $ 1)

61% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Bouteille d'eau
Bouteille d'eau
$ 0.6
($ 0.5 to $ 1)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 8.5/kg
($ 6.1 to $ 10.4)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, the price of transport in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 30% less than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.1/ticket
($ 1 to $ 1.2)

53% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 32/month
($ 22 to $ 35)

58% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 75
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.6/km
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 1.4)

80% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1.2
($ 1 to $ 1.2)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.4
Car hire
Car hire
$ 32/24hrs
($ 8.4 to $ 128)

21% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, the cost of housing in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 57% less than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 146/month
($ 88 to $ 214)

9% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 161
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

23% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 27/month
($ 18 to $ 38)

60% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 66
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 224/month
($ 153 to $ 306)

83% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1329
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 156/month
($ 93 to $ 214)

85% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1042
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 397/month
($ 214 to $ 734)

81% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2163
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 266/month
($ 153 to $ 398)

84% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1686
Gym
Gym
$ 28/month
($ 20 to $ 38)

30% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 150/month
($ 98 to $ 214)

83% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 921
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 3675/yr
($ 1528 to $ 6106)

79% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 18099

Leisure activity budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, budget for leisure activities in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 54% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 4.3/ticket
($ 3.1 to $ 4.9)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 9.2/hr
($ 6.1 to $ 16)

42% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 16

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Bosnia And Herzegovina

On average, shopping budget in Bosnia And Herzegovina costs 6% less than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 3.2/pack
($ 3.1 to $ 3.5)

56% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.3
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 66
($ 32 to $ 110)

44% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 46
Robe d'été
Robe d'été
$ 35
($ 22 to $ 49)

8% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 81
($ 63 to $ 102)

3% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 90
($ 63 to $ 124)

11% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 101

Plane ticket budget

London → Sarajevo
London → Sarajevo
London → Sarajevo
$ 309
(fair price: $ 277)

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About the information on the cost of living in Bosnia And Herzegovina

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

Information about cost of living in Bosnia And Herzegovina updated on 24-03-2019.

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