Brazzaville travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Brazzaville

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 65 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 13 per person
  • $ 0.9 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1289* (3568712 CDF)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 88 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 31 per person
  • $ 9.6 per person
  • $ 8.2 per person

Total budget:

$ 2584* (7155512 CDF)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 159 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 51 per person
  • $ 26 per person
  • $ 17 per person

Total budget:

$ 4819* (13347404 CDF)

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



Cost of living in Brazzaville compared to United States in 2024

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Brazzaville in 2024 is 24% 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 Brazzaville in 2024 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Brazzaville by expense type

Restaurant budget in Brazzaville

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Brazzaville is 29% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 14/person
($ 9 to $ 27)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 27/person
($ 20 to $ 33)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 8/person
($ 7.5 to $ 8.7)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Local beer
Local beer
$ 3.7 for 500ml
($ 1.2 to $ 9)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 6
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2 for 330ml
($ 2 to $ 2.1)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 4/cup
($ 1.6 to $ 5.1)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.2/can
($ 1 to $ 3.3)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.4/bottle
($ 1 to $ 2.3)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Hotel and accommodation budget in Brazzaville

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Brazzaville is 11% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 70/night
($ 70 to $ 277)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 137
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 73/night
($ 57 to $ 126)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 143
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 104/night
($ 69 to $ 155)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 206
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 215/night
($ 182 to $ 258)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 293
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 265/night
($ 207 to $ 338)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 521
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 70/month
($ 70 to $ 277)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 142
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 382/month
($ 339 to $ 428)

87% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 206
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 213/month
($ 180 to $ 255)

14% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 188
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 70/month
($ 42 to $ 156)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 226
Family room
Family room
$ 433/month
($ 321 to $ 551)

127% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 191

Supermarket food budget in Brazzaville

On average, the price of supermarket food in Brazzaville is 25% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2.5/litre
( $ 2.5)

134% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 1.6/500g
( $ 1.6)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Rice
Rice
$ 1.6/kg
( $ 1.6)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.9/12 eggs
( $ 2.9)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.7
Chicken
Chicken
$ 5.8/kg
( $ 5.8)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Apples
Apples
$ 5/kg
( $ 5)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 0.9/kg
( $ 0.9)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.5/kg
( $ 2.5)

17% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7
($ 0.5 to $ 0.9)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2

Public and private transport budget in Brazzaville

On average, the price of transport in Brazzaville is 6% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.2/ticket
( $ 0.2)

90% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.6/km
( $ 1.6)

5% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
($ 1 to $ 1.3)

20% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1.6
( $ 1.6)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Car hire
Car hire
$ 82/24hrs
($ 48 to $ 121)

159% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 32

Leisure activity budget in Brazzaville

On average, budget for leisure activities in Brazzaville is 55% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 8.2/ticket
( $ 8.2)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 6.6/hr
( $ 6.6)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 23

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Brazzaville

On average, shopping budget in Brazzaville is 27% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.3/pack
( $ 1.3)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 54
($ 36 to $ 82)

1% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 54
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 48
($ 34 to $ 61)

6% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 45

Plane ticket budget

London → Brazzaville
London → Brazzaville
London → Brazzaville
$ 1147
(fair price: $ 936)

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About this information on the cost of living in Brazzaville

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

The information about the cost of living in Brazzaville was updated on 05-06-2023.

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