Travel budget and cost of living in Guinea how much does a trip cost?

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Travel budget in Guinea

Guinea: calculate your travel budget

Guinea: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 126 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 4.5 per person
  • $ 1 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1910* (16263058 GNF)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 125 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • $ 2.2 per person

Total budget:

$ 2533* (21568204 GNF)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 168 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 28 per person
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person

Total budget:

$ 3562* (30329404 GNF)

* 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 Guinea in 2019

Cost of living: Guinea VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Guinea in 2019 is 5% higher than in United States.

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


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Local prices in Guinea by expense type

Restaurant budget in Guinea

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Guinea costs 12% less than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 0.7/person
( $ 0.7)

95% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 15
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 14/person
( $ 14)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 10.5/person
( $ 10.5)

42% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 5.4 for 500ml
( $ 5.4)

26% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3 for 330ml
( $ 3)

4% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 5.4/cup
( $ 5.4)

25% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.7/can
( $ 1.7)

13% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.1/bottle
( $ 1.1)

27% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Guinea

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Guinea costs 4% less than in United States.
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 156/night
($ 96 to $ 214)

25% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 121/night
($ 89 to $ 155)

31% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 225/night
($ 205 to $ 248)

12% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 304/night
($ 256 to $ 366)

39% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 502
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 122/month
($ 122 to $ 122)

25% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 204/month
($ 109 to $ 298)

23% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 71/month
($ 63 to $ 81)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 213
Family room
Family room
$ 346/month
($ 239 to $ 519)

97% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Guinea

On average, the price of supermarket food in Guinea costs 5% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 2.9/litre
( $ 2.9)

233% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.9/500g
( $ 1.9)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 2.6/kg
( $ 2.6)

36% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.7/12 eggs
( $ 2.7)

14% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 22/kg
( $ 22)

89% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 5.1/kg
( $ 5.1)

43% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9
Apples
Apples
$ 3.5/kg
( $ 3.5)

25% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.7
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.4/kg
( $ 1.4)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 2.2/kg
( $ 2.2)

48% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.3/kg
( $ 1.3)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 1.2/salad
( $ 1.2)

30% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7
( $ 0.7)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9

Public and private transport budget in Guinea

On average, the price of transport in Guinea is 97% more expensive than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.2/ticket
( $ 0.2)

91% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.7/km
( $ 0.7)

60% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 4.2/litre
( $ 4.2)

443% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8

Budget for living and housing in Guinea

On average, the cost of housing in Guinea is 17% more expensive than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 274/month
( $ 274)

69% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
( $ 0.1)

11% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 69/month
($ 66 to $ 71)

1% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 1069/month
( $ 1069)

20% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1352
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 535/month
( $ 535)

49% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1066
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 3231/month
( $ 3231)

47% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2210
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 574/month
( $ 574)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1725
Gym
Gym
$ 103/month
( $ 103)

167% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39

Leisure activity budget in Guinea

On average, budget for leisure activities in Guinea costs 58% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 2.2/ticket
( $ 2.2)

83% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 10.5/hr
( $ 10.5)

34% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 16

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Guinea

On average, shopping budget in Guinea costs 3% less than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.2/pack
( $ 1.2)

83% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.5
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 107
( $ 107)

127% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 22
( $ 22)

43% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 107
( $ 107)

34% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 79
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 54
( $ 54)

48% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 102

Plane ticket budget

London → Conakry
London → Conakry
London → Conakry
$ 778
(fair price: $ 631)

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About the information on the cost of living in Guinea

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

Information about cost of living in Guinea updated on 19-05-2019.

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