Travel budget and cost of living in Brittany how much does a trip cost?

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Travel budget in Brittany

Brittany: calculate your travel budget

Brittany: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 50 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 6.7 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1303* (1092 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 91 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 35 per person
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 11 per person

Total budget:

$ 2961* (2478 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 124 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 54 per person
  • $ 31 per person
  • $ 22 per person

Total budget:

$ 4686* (3934 €)

* 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 Brittany in 2019

Cost of living: Brittany VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Brittany in 2019 is 7% less than United States.

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

Cost of living in Brittany by city

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

Cities /Brittany View Details
Dinan 11% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Dinan
Lorient 3% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Lorient
Rennes 1% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Rennes
Vannes 6% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Vannes
Brest 7% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Brest

Local prices in Brittany by expense type

Restaurant budget in Brittany

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Brittany is essentially the same as in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 15/person
($ 12 to $ 30)

0% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 15
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 26/person
($ 22 to $ 42)

11% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 9.8/person
($ 9 to $ 12)

32% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.4
Local beer
Local beer
$ 4.9 for 500ml
($ 3.6 to $ 7.8)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.9 for 330ml
($ 0.6 to $ 3.6)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.5/cup
($ 1.8 to $ 4.8)

41% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.4/can
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

29% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Bouteille d'eau
Bouteille d'eau
$ 1.7/bottle
($ 1.4 to $ 3)

7% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Brittany

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Brittany costs 23% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 60/night
($ 40 to $ 79)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 79/night
($ 51 to $ 107)

34% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 120
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 102/night
($ 58 to $ 173)

42% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 175
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 145/night
($ 71 to $ 279)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 285/night
($ 189 to $ 490)

42% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 496
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 66/month
($ 41 to $ 94)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 122
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 273/month
($ 55 to $ 1778)

68% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 158/month
($ 70 to $ 743)

5% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Gîte ou maison d'hôte
Gîte ou maison d'hôte
$ 174/month
($ 57 to $ 886)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 211

Supermarket food budget in Brittany

On average, the price of supermarket food in Brittany costs 18% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.1/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 1.2)

24% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.6/500g
($ 1.2 to $ 2.2)

45% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1.3/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.3/12 eggs
($ 1.1 to $ 4.8)

4% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 15/kg
($ 11 to $ 36)

25% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 10/kg
($ 8.4 to $ 22)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9
Apples
Apples
$ 2.7/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 5.4)

39% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.5/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 4.8)

40% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 3.2/kg
($ 2.4 to $ 6)

24% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.3/kg
($ 0.5 to $ 3.6)

15% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.6
Salad
Salad
$ 1.3/salad
($ 1 to $ 2.4)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Bouteille d'eau
Bouteille d'eau
$ 0.6
($ 0.4 to $ 1.2)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 15/kg
($ 12 to $ 30)

24% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Brittany

On average, the price of transport in Brittany is 9% more expensive than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.7/ticket
($ 1.3 to $ 1.9)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 47/month
($ 42 to $ 61)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 76
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.7/km
($ 1.1 to $ 2.4)

2% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.6/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 1.9)

106% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 4.2
($ 2.4 to $ 9.1)

23% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.4
Car hire
Car hire
$ 39/24hrs
($ 6 to $ 202)

4% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Brittany

On average, the cost of housing in Brittany costs 24% less than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 180/month
($ 66 to $ 255)

12% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 162
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

34% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 34/month
($ 32 to $ 48)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 483/month
($ 359 to $ 717)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1342
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 382/month
($ 239 to $ 598)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1050
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 941/month
($ 702 to $ 1195)

56% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2180
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 789/month
($ 598 to $ 1195)

53% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1697
Gym
Gym
$ 36/month
($ 24 to $ 60)

8% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 561/month
($ 156 to $ 837)

39% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 929
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 27244/yr
($ 21508 to $ 28678)

50% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 18274

Leisure activity budget in Brittany

On average, budget for leisure activities in Brittany costs 22% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 11/ticket
($ 7.8 to $ 16)

14% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 12/hr
($ 6 to $ 21)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Brittany

On average, shopping budget in Brittany is 29% more expensive than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 9/pack
($ 7.8 to $ 9.6)

21% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.4
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 93
($ 28 to $ 120)

96% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Robe d'été
Robe d'été
$ 34
($ 18 to $ 60)

12% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 95
($ 48 to $ 132)

19% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 79
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 122
($ 96 to $ 180)

22% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 101

Plane ticket budget

London → Brest
London → Brest
London → Brest
$ 198
(fair price: $ 153)
London → Rennes
London → Rennes
London → Rennes
$ 267
(fair price: $ 226)

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About the information on the cost of living in Brittany

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

Information about cost of living in Brittany updated on 01-07-2015.

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