Sihanoukville travel budget

Sihanoukville: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Sihanoukville

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 21 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 5.8 per person
  • $ 8.6 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 689* (2797088 KHR)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 52 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 5.5 per person

Total budget:

$ 1580* (6420036 KHR)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 106 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 18 per person
  • $ 18 per person
  • $ 11 per person

Total budget:

$ 2777* (11283496 KHR)

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


Cost of living in Sihanoukville compared to Cambodia in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Sihanoukville in 2020 is 43% 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 Sihanoukville in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Sihanoukville by expense type

Restaurant budget in Sihanoukville

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Sihanoukville is 60% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 3.3/person
($ 2.7 to $ 7.8)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 12/person
($ 8.2 to $ 29)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 6.6/person
($ 4.4 to $ 9.9)

18% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 0.8 for 500ml
($ 0.6 to $ 3.3)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.1 for 330ml
($ 1.1 to $ 1.9)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.4/cup
($ 1.1 to $ 5.5)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.8/can
($ 0.6 to $ 2.2)

59% 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
($ 0.2 to $ 2.2)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Sihanoukville

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Sihanoukville is 32% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 38/night
($ 14 to $ 70)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 40/night
($ 20 to $ 66)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 65/night
($ 38 to $ 96)

64% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 147/night
($ 88 to $ 268)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 623/night
($ 284 to $ 1175)

23% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 27/month
($ 15 to $ 44)

80% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 136
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 153/month
($ 145 to $ 163)

9% 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
$ 147/month
($ 45 to $ 380)

10% 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
$ 29/month
($ 18 to $ 44)

87% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 328/month
($ 173 to $ 517)

88% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Sihanoukville

On average, the price of supermarket food in Sihanoukville is 38% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.6/litre
($ 1.6 to $ 3.3)

87% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.4/500g
($ 1.1 to $ 2.2)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 0.6/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.1)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.7/12 eggs
($ 1.4 to $ 2)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 15/kg
($ 6.6 to $ 18)

26% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 3.6/kg
($ 2.6 to $ 5.4)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 2.7/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 5.5)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.2/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 3.3)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 0.8/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 2.2)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.1/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 3.3)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 0.8/salad
($ 0.2 to $ 1.8)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6
($ 0.5 to $ 1.1)

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
$ 8.8/kg
($ 3.6 to $ 17)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Sihanoukville

On average, the price of transport in Sihanoukville is 22% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 2.2/ticket
($ 2.2 to $ 3.3)

3% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 29/month
( $ 29)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 72
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.8/km
($ 0.6 to $ 2.2)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1/litre
($ 0.8 to $ 1.2)

40% 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
($ 0.8 to $ 2.2)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Car hire
Car hire
$ 42/24hrs
($ 11 to $ 169)

7% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Sihanoukville

On average, the cost of housing in Sihanoukville is 48% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 91/month
($ 57 to $ 331)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0 to $ 0.1)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 30/month
($ 14 to $ 57)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 478/month
($ 331 to $ 662)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1367
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 267/month
($ 167 to $ 331)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1095
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 983/month
($ 717 to $ 1653)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2195
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 666/month
($ 386 to $ 1102)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1739
Gym
Gym
$ 51/month
($ 34 to $ 78)

30% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 266/month
($ 112 to $ 441)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 953
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 12256/yr
($ 3702 to $ 22033)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16399

Leisure activity budget in Sihanoukville

On average, budget for leisure activities in Sihanoukville is 60% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 5.5/ticket
($ 4.4 to $ 8.8)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 5.5/hr
( $ 5.5)

65% 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 Sihanoukville

On average, shopping budget in Sihanoukville is 45% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.7/pack
($ 1.4 to $ 1.7)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 30
($ 11 to $ 45)

35% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 29
($ 17 to $ 45)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 48
($ 40 to $ 112)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 49
($ 29 to $ 112)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 98

Plane ticket budget

London → Phnom Penh
London → Phnom Penh
London → Phnom Penh
$ 790
(fair price: $ 654)
Manchester → Phnom Penh
Manchester → Phnom Penh
Manchester → Phnom Penh
$ 936
(fair price: $ 829)
New York City → Phnom Penh
New York City → Phnom Penh
New York City → Phnom Penh
$ 1069
(fair price: $ 800)
Los Angeles → Phnom Penh
Los Angeles  → Phnom Penh
Los Angeles  → Phnom Penh
$ 947
(fair price: $ 703)
Dublin → Phnom Penh
Dublin → Phnom Penh
Dublin → Phnom Penh
$ 968
(fair price: $ 869)
Edinburgh → Phnom Penh
Edinburgh → Phnom Penh
Edinburgh → Phnom Penh
$ 1034
(fair price: $ 905)
Sydney → Phnom Penh
Sydney → Phnom Penh
Sydney → Phnom Penh
$ 658
(fair price: $ 575)
Melbourne → Phnom Penh
Melbourne → Phnom Penh
Melbourne → Phnom Penh
$ 646
(fair price: $ 570)
Auckland → Phnom Penh
Auckland → Phnom Penh
Auckland → Phnom Penh
$ 873
(fair price: $ 746)
Montreal → Phnom Penh
Montreal → Phnom Penh
Montreal → Phnom Penh
$ 1301
(fair price: $ 1105)
Toronto (Ontario) → Phnom Penh
Toronto (Ontario) → Phnom Penh
Toronto (Ontario) → Phnom Penh
$ 1865
(fair price: $ 1107)
Perth → Phnom Penh
Perth → Phnom Penh
Perth → Phnom Penh
$ 543
(fair price: $ 478)

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About this information on the cost of living in Sihanoukville

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

The information about the cost of living in Sihanoukville was updated on 16-10-2020.

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