Banja Luka travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Banja Luka

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 15 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 7 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 516* (854 BAM)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 75 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 8.6 per person
  • $ 3.1 per person

Total budget:

$ 1746* (2870 BAM)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 67 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 23 per person
  • $ 18 per person
  • $ 6.2 per person

Total budget:

$ 2225* (3654 BAM)

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


Cost of living in Banja Luka compared to Bosnia And Herzegovina in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Banja Luka in 2020 is 47% 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 Banja Luka in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):


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Local prices in Banja Luka by expense type

Restaurant budget in Banja Luka

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Banja Luka is 58% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 4.3/person
($ 3.1 to $ 6.1)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 14/person
($ 9.2 to $ 16)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 4.3/person
($ 3.1 to $ 4.3)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.2
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.2 for 500ml
($ 1 to $ 1.6)

77% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.1 for 330ml
($ 0.8 to $ 1.2)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1/cup
($ 0.7 to $ 1.2)

77% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.4/can
($ 1 to $ 1.6)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8/bottle
($ 0.5 to $ 1.2)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Banja Luka

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Banja Luka is 61% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 15/night
($ 15 to $ 15)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 76/night
($ 76 to $ 76)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 75/night
($ 51 to $ 107)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 185
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 75/night
($ 65 to $ 84)

71% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 263
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 282/night
( $ 266)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 512
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 42/month
($ 41 to $ 42)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 42/month
($ 36 to $ 51)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 173
Family room
Family room
$ 100/month
($ 70 to $ 146)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 177

Supermarket food budget in Banja Luka

On average, the price of supermarket food in Banja Luka is 57% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 0.8/litre
($ 0.6 to $ 1.1)

8% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 0.7/500g
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Rice
Rice
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.8)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.8/12 eggs
($ 1.6 to $ 2.2)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Cheese
Cheese
$ 5.6/kg
($ 3.1 to $ 13)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 4.8/kg
($ 4.3 to $ 5.5)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 1/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.6)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.8)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.2/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.6)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 0.7/kg
($ 0.4 to $ 1)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.8
Salad
Salad
$ 0.6/salad
($ 0.4 to $ 1.2)

62% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6
($ 0.5 to $ 0.7)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 8.7/kg
($ 5.9 to $ 11)

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

Public and private transport budget in Banja Luka

On average, the price of transport in Banja Luka is 32% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.1/ticket
($ 1 to $ 1.1)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 28/month
($ 26 to $ 36)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1/km
($ 0.6 to $ 1.2)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 1.4)

77% 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)
$ 1.2
($ 1.1 to $ 1.2)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8

Budget for living and housing in Banja Luka

On average, the cost of housing in Banja Luka is 60% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 175/month
($ 124 to $ 234)

5% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 168
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.1)

9% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 27/month
($ 20 to $ 35)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 70
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 263/month
($ 216 to $ 360)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1426
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 190/month
($ 153 to $ 245)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1139
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 476/month
($ 360 to $ 612)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2297
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 311/month
($ 185 to $ 429)

82% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1808
Gym
Gym
$ 26/month
($ 20 to $ 32)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 153/month
($ 112 to $ 216)

84% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 995
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 1671/yr
($ 1223 to $ 1957)

90% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17403

Leisure activity budget in Banja Luka

On average, budget for leisure activities in Banja Luka is 55% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 3.1/ticket
($ 3.1 to $ 4.3)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 10.5/hr
($ 6.1 to $ 16)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Banja Luka

On average, shopping budget in Banja Luka is 3% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 3.3/pack
($ 3.2 to $ 3.7)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.2
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 77
($ 38 to $ 120)

59% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 48
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 35
($ 20 to $ 57)

12% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 87
($ 63 to $ 124)

6% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 82
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 94
($ 75 to $ 124)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 104

Plane ticket budget

London → Sarajevo
London → Sarajevo
London → Sarajevo
$ 287
(fair price: $ 256)
Manchester → Sarajevo
Manchester → Sarajevo
Manchester → Sarajevo
$ 316
(fair price: $ 277)
Dublin → Sarajevo
Dublin → Sarajevo
Dublin → Sarajevo
$ 321
(fair price: $ 287)
New York City → Sarajevo
New York City → Sarajevo
New York City → Sarajevo
$ 880
(fair price: $ 756)
Toronto (Ontario) → Sarajevo
Toronto (Ontario) → Sarajevo
Toronto (Ontario) → Sarajevo
$ 1111
(fair price: $ 997)
Edinburgh → Sarajevo
Edinburgh → Sarajevo
Edinburgh → Sarajevo
$ 367
(fair price: $ 317)
Los Angeles → Sarajevo
Los Angeles  → Sarajevo
Los Angeles  → Sarajevo
$ 1058
(fair price: $ 916)
Melbourne → Sarajevo
Melbourne → Sarajevo
Melbourne → Sarajevo
$ 1502
(fair price: $ 1266)
Sydney → Sarajevo
Sydney → Sarajevo
Sydney → Sarajevo
$ 1493
(fair price: $ 1272)
Montreal → Sarajevo
Montreal → Sarajevo
Montreal → Sarajevo
$ 1113
(fair price: $ 981)

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About this information on the cost of living in Banja Luka

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

The information about the cost of living in Banja Luka was updated on 14-02-2020.

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