Travel budget in Fiji

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Fiji: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 20 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 8.3 per person
  • $ 1.9 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 563* (1148 $)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 87 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 19 per person
  • $ 4.2 per person
  • $ 4.4 per person

Total budget:

$ 1974* (3990 $)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 183 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 28 per person
  • $ 8.5 per person
  • $ 8.8 per person

Total budget:

$ 3816* (7714 $)

* 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 Fiji in 2019

Cost of living: Fiji VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Fiji in 2019 is essentially the same as in United States

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

Cost of living in Fiji by city

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

Cities /Fiji View Details
Nadi 7% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Nadi
Lautoka 0% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Lautoka
Suva 3% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Suva

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Local prices in Fiji by expense type

Restaurant budget in Fiji

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Fiji costs 33% less than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 4.9/person
($ 3.9 to $ 7.4)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 15/person
($ 9.8 to $ 23)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 7/person
($ 6.5 to $ 7.4)

8% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.7
Local beer
Local beer
$ 3 for 500ml
($ 2.5 to $ 4.9)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.8
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3.5 for 330ml
($ 2.5 to $ 3.9)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.9/cup
($ 2.3 to $ 3.9)

35% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.3/can
($ 0.8 to $ 2.5)

30% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7/bottle
($ 0.5 to $ 1.4)

53% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Fiji

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Fiji costs 12% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 24/night
( $ 16)

77% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 58/night
($ 41 to $ 78)

53% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 115/night
($ 84 to $ 156)

35% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 179
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 250/night
($ 155 to $ 372)

3% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 260
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 556/night
($ 435 to $ 789)

12% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 500
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 45/month
($ 33 to $ 70)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 132
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 186/month
($ 131 to $ 272)

12% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 223/month
($ 81 to $ 463)

34% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 151/month
($ 130 to $ 173)

31% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 219
Family room
Family room
$ 326/month
($ 218 to $ 490)

86% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Fiji

On average, the price of supermarket food in Fiji costs 21% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1 to $ 1.4)

47% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 0.5/500g
($ 0.4 to $ 1)

81% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.1/kg
($ 1 to $ 2)

73% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.6/12 eggs
($ 2.5 to $ 3)

10% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 14/kg
($ 7.2 to $ 26)

19% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 7.2/kg
($ 4.9 to $ 8.8)

21% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 3.1/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 7.2)

34% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.8
Oranges
Oranges
$ 4.3/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 9.8)

3% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 5.5/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 9.3)

28% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 1.3)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Salad
Salad
$ 1.3/salad
($ 1 to $ 2.5)

24% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7
($ 0.5 to $ 1.4)

61% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 9.9/kg
($ 7.4 to $ 15)

19% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Fiji

On average, the price of transport in Fiji costs 36% less than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.5/ticket
($ 0.4 to $ 0.6)

79% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 26/month
($ 10.4 to $ 35)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 76
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.5/km
($ 0.5 to $ 1)

71% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.1/litre
($ 1 to $ 1.3)

35% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 0.7
($ 0.7 to $ 0.7)

80% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.7
Car hire
Car hire
$ 57/24hrs
($ 46 to $ 67)

43% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Fiji

On average, the cost of housing in Fiji costs 47% less than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 81/month
($ 51 to $ 149)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

28% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 38/month
($ 26 to $ 75)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 69
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 582/month
($ 444 to $ 739)

57% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1382
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 285/month
($ 149 to $ 493)

74% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1096
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 1292/month
($ 887 to $ 2215)

42% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2243
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 790/month
($ 493 to $ 1231)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1756
Gym
Gym
$ 23/month
($ 10.3 to $ 30)

45% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 257/month
($ 149 to $ 395)

73% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 961
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 7165/yr
($ 3936 to $ 11807)

58% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17191

Leisure activity budget in Fiji

On average, budget for leisure activities in Fiji costs 63% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 4.4/ticket
($ 3.7 to $ 4.9)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 6.2/hr
($ 2.5 to $ 9.8)

61% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Fiji

On average, shopping budget in Fiji costs 22% less than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 7.9/pack
($ 5.9 to $ 11)

1% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 30
($ 21 to $ 51)

37% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 27
($ 13 to $ 55)

31% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 70
($ 51 to $ 100)

14% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 81
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 73
($ 49 to $ 124)

28% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 102

Plane ticket budget

London → Nadi
London → Nadi
London → Nadi
$ 1498
(fair price: $ 1359)
Los Angeles → Nadi
Los Angeles  → Nadi
Los Angeles  → Nadi
$ 1296
(fair price: $ 1046)
Melbourne → Nadi
Melbourne → Nadi
Melbourne → Nadi
$ 673
(fair price: $ 586)
Auckland → Nadi
Auckland → Nadi
Auckland → Nadi
$ 538
(fair price: $ 487)
Sydney → Nadi
Sydney → Nadi
Sydney → Nadi
$ 514
(fair price: $ 474)
Perth → Nadi
Perth → Nadi
Perth → Nadi
$ 897
(fair price: $ 802)
New York City → Nadi
New York City → Nadi
New York City → Nadi
$ 1812
(fair price: $ 1575)
Manchester → Nadi
Manchester → Nadi
Manchester → Nadi
$ 1571
(fair price: $ 1426)
Dublin → Nadi
Dublin → Nadi
Dublin → Nadi
$ 1812
(fair price: $ 1642)
Toronto (Ontario) → Nadi
Toronto (Ontario) → Nadi
Toronto (Ontario) → Nadi
$ 1927
(fair price: $ 1647)

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About the information on the cost of living in Fiji

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

Information about cost of living in Fiji updated on 30-10-2019.

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