Santorini travel budget

Santorini: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Santorini

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 120 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 15 per person
  • $ 11 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 2371* (2240 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 227 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 50 per person
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 6.4 per person

Total budget:

$ 5168* (4872 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 310 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 90 per person
  • $ 24 per person
  • $ 13 per person

Total budget:

$ 7853* (7406 €)

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



Cost of living in Santorini compared to United States in 2024

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Santorini in 2024 is essentially identical to the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Santorini in 2024 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Santorini by expense type

Restaurant budget in Santorini

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Santorini is essentially the same as in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 27/person
($ 11 to $ 27)

31% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 48/person
($ 36 to $ 54)

25% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 10/person
( $ 10)

10% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Local beer
Local beer
$ 5.3 for 500ml
($ 5.3 to $ 5.3)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 6
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.1 for 330ml
( $ 2.1)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 4.8/cup
($ 3.2 to $ 5.8)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 3/can
($ 2.1 to $ 4.2)

21% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.6/bottle
($ 1.1 to $ 2.1)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Hotel and accommodation budget in Santorini

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Santorini is 46% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 173/night
($ 66 to $ 462)

23% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 142
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 204/night
($ 47 to $ 819)

45% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 142
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 250/night
($ 49 to $ 934)

24% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 203
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 371/night
($ 84 to $ 1086)

29% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 289
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 397/night
($ 126 to $ 1049)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 498
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 218/month
($ 62 to $ 633)

56% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 141
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 353/month
($ 62 to $ 1207)

74% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 203
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 297/month
($ 59 to $ 947)

60% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 186
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 328/month
($ 138 to $ 718)

49% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 221
Family room
Family room
$ 421/month
($ 91 to $ 1204)

122% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 190

Supermarket food budget in Santorini

On average, the price of supermarket food in Santorini is 23% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2.7/litre
($ 2.1 to $ 3.2)

153% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
( $ 1.1)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Rice
Rice
$ 1.7/kg
( $ 1.7)

62% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Eggs
Eggs
$ 3.5/12 eggs
($ 3.2 to $ 3.8)

5% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.7
Chicken
Chicken
$ 5.3/kg
( $ 5.3)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Apples
Apples
$ 2.1/kg
( $ 2.1)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 2.1/kg
( $ 2.1)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.1/kg
( $ 2.1)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.6
( $ 1.6)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2

Public and private transport budget in Santorini

On average, the price of transport in Santorini is 17% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 2.5/ticket
($ 1.7 to $ 3.4)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.1/km
( $ 1.1)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 2/litre
($ 1.9 to $ 2)

104% 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)
$ 4.2
( $ 4.2)

14% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.7
Car hire
Car hire
$ 32/24hrs
($ 11 to $ 75)

4% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 31

Leisure activity budget in Santorini

On average, budget for leisure activities in Santorini is 31% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 6.4/ticket
( $ 6.4)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 22/hr
( $ 22)

9% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 24

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Santorini

On average, shopping budget in Santorini is 5% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.6/pack
($ 4.9 to $ 6.4)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 64
( $ 64)

20% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 54
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 48
( $ 48)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 45

Plane ticket budget

London → Santorini
London → Santorini
London → Santorini
$ 198
(fair price: $ 163)
Dublin → Santorini
Dublin → Santorini
Dublin → Santorini
$ 246
(fair price: $ 201)
New York City → Santorini
New York City → Santorini
New York City → Santorini
$ 829
(fair price: $ 666)
Manchester → Santorini
Manchester → Santorini
Manchester → Santorini
$ 258
(fair price: $ 214)
Edinburgh → Santorini
Edinburgh → Santorini
Edinburgh → Santorini
$ 276
(fair price: $ 226)
Los Angeles → Santorini
Los Angeles  → Santorini
Los Angeles  → Santorini
$ 859
(fair price: $ 710)

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About this information on the cost of living in Santorini

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

The information about the cost of living in Santorini was updated on 13-04-2024.

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