Travel budget in Cyprus

Cyprus: calculate your travel budget

Cyprus: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 40 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 11 per person
  • $ 7.2 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1057* (896 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 100 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 30 per person
  • $ 15 per person
  • $ 11 per person

Total budget:

$ 2930* (2464 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 151 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 52 per person
  • $ 25 per person
  • $ 22 per person

Total budget:

$ 4823* (4046 €)

* 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 Cyprus in 2020

Cost of living: Cyprus VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Cyprus in 2020 is essentially the same as in the United States (USA)

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices United States in in the United States (USA) and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in Cyprus by city

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

Cities /Cyprus View Details
Ayia Napa 18% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Ayia Napa
Nicosia 6% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Nicosia
Paralimni 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Paralimni
Limassol 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Limassol
Ypsonas 4% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Ypsonas
Athienou 4% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Athienou
Paphos 8% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Paphos
Larnaca 9% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Larnaca

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Local prices in Cyprus by expense type

Cyprus: Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Cyprus costs 21% less than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 15/person
($ 8.4 to $ 22)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 28/person
($ 18 to $ 36)

2% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 7.2/person
($ 6.6 to $ 8.4)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 3.6 for 500ml
($ 3 to $ 4.8)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.3 for 330ml
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 3.5/cup
($ 2.4 to $ 4.2)

21% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.7/can
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

13% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7/bottle
($ 0.6 to $ 1.2)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Cyprus: Hotel and accommodation budget

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Cyprus costs 26% less than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 63/night
($ 53 to $ 72)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 108
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 76/night
($ 48 to $ 124)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 125/night
($ 75 to $ 218)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 181
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 177/night
($ 107 to $ 309)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 273/night
($ 206 to $ 374)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 508
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 42/month
($ 38 to $ 52)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 144/month
($ 77 to $ 285)

15% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 170
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 185/month
($ 104 to $ 314)

10% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 168
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 176/month
($ 101 to $ 327)

21% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 224
Family room
Family room
$ 211/month
($ 103 to $ 373)

20% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 176

Cyprus: Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in Cyprus costs 29% less than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.7/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 2)

83% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.8/500g
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.8/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 3.1/12 eggs
($ 2.3 to $ 4.2)

28% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Cheese
Cheese
$ 9.4/kg
($ 6 to $ 12)

16% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 7.9/kg
($ 5.6 to $ 12)

14% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 2.2/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 3.6)

55% 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 $ 2.4)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 2.3/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 3)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.1/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 2)

62% 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)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8
($ 0.4 to $ 1.6)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 10.6/kg
($ 8.4 to $ 16)

14% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Cyprus: Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in Cyprus costs 6% less than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.8/ticket
($ 1.8 to $ 1.8)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 48/month
($ 48 to $ 48)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 77
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.2/km
($ 0.7 to $ 1.8)

35% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 1.6)

85% 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)
$ 5.4
($ 4.2 to $ 6)

42% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Car hire
Car hire
$ 15/24hrs
($ 3.6 to $ 81)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Cyprus: Budget for living and housing

On average, the cost of housing in Cyprus costs 32% less than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 146/month
($ 84 to $ 239)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0 to $ 0.2)

18% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 46/month
($ 36 to $ 72)

35% 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)
$ 695/month
($ 478 to $ 956)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1408
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 550/month
($ 359 to $ 837)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1124
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 1156/month
($ 777 to $ 1793)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2272
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 938/month
($ 658 to $ 1434)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1782
Gym
Gym
$ 64/month
($ 48 to $ 78)

58% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 389/month
($ 287 to $ 478)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 981
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 6750/yr
($ 4302 to $ 8365)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17402

Cyprus: Leisure activity budget

On average, budget for leisure activities in Cyprus is 6% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 11/ticket
($ 9.6 to $ 12)

17% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 22/hr
($ 12 to $ 48)

29% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17

Cyprus: Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in Cyprus is 19% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.6/pack
($ 4.8 to $ 6)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 88
($ 48 to $ 120)

87% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 46
($ 30 to $ 60)

19% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 89
($ 60 to $ 120)

10% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 81
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 113
($ 72 to $ 144)

11% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 102

Plane ticket budget

London → Nicosia
London → Nicosia
London → Nicosia
$ 249
(fair price: $ 206)
Manchester → Nicosia
Manchester → Nicosia
Manchester → Nicosia
$ 321
(fair price: $ 243)
Dublin → Nicosia
Dublin → Nicosia
Dublin → Nicosia
$ 312
(fair price: $ 250)
Edinburgh → Nicosia
Edinburgh → Nicosia
Edinburgh → Nicosia
$ 382
(fair price: $ 290)
New York City → Nicosia
New York City → Nicosia
New York City → Nicosia
$ 959
(fair price: $ 738)
Melbourne → Nicosia
Melbourne → Nicosia
Melbourne → Nicosia
$ 1283
(fair price: $ 1158)
Sydney → Nicosia
Sydney → Nicosia
Sydney → Nicosia
$ 1344
(fair price: $ 1212)
Toronto (Ontario) → Nicosia
Toronto (Ontario) → Nicosia
Toronto (Ontario) → Nicosia
$ 1042
(fair price: $ 872)
Los Angeles → Nicosia
Los Angeles  → Nicosia
Los Angeles  → Nicosia
$ 1204
(fair price: $ 846)
Perth → Nicosia
Perth → Nicosia
Perth → Nicosia
$ 1252
(fair price: $ 1140)
Montreal → Nicosia
Montreal → Nicosia
Montreal → Nicosia
$ 1115
(fair price: $ 913)

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About the information on the cost of living in Cyprus

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

Information about cost of living in Cyprus updated on 25-01-2020.

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