Travel budget in Honduras

Honduras: calculate your travel budget

Honduras: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 28 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 9.3 per person
  • $ 2.4 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 712* (16226 HNL)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 80 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 18 per person
  • $ 17 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person

Total budget:

$ 2202* (50162 HNL)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 134 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 26 per person
  • $ 44 per person
  • $ 8.6 per person

Total budget:

$ 4035* (91938 HNL)

* 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 Honduras in 2019

Cost of living: Honduras VS United States

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

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

Cost of living in Honduras by city

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

Cities /Honduras View Details
El Paraiso 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in El Paraiso
Danli 2% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Danli
Choloma 3% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Choloma
Nacaome 4% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Nacaome
Tegucigalpa 6% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Tegucigalpa
La Ceiba 7% lessTravel budget and cost of living in La Ceiba

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Local prices in Honduras by expense type

Restaurant budget in Honduras

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Honduras costs 48% less than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 5.4/person
($ 3.3 to $ 6.7)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 14/person
($ 11 to $ 20)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 6.6/person
($ 4.4 to $ 8.5)

14% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.6
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.7 for 500ml
($ 1.2 to $ 2.2)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2 for 330ml
($ 1.6 to $ 2.4)

35% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.8/cup
($ 1.1 to $ 2.2)

59% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1/can
($ 0.7 to $ 1.7)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8/bottle
($ 0.6 to $ 1.7)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Honduras

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Honduras costs 48% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 36/night
($ 29 to $ 45)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 53/night
($ 34 to $ 83)

57% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 107/night
($ 66 to $ 173)

39% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 189/night
($ 180 to $ 201)

26% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 239/night
($ 239 to $ 239)

52% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 499
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 30/month
($ 26 to $ 35)

77% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 81/month
($ 66 to $ 96)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 164
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 112/month
($ 63 to $ 194)

33% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 72/month
($ 59 to $ 84)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 217
Family room
Family room
$ 155/month
($ 95 to $ 241)

12% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Honduras

On average, the price of supermarket food in Honduras costs 43% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.3/litre
($ 0.8 to $ 1.7)

41% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.9/500g
($ 1.1 to $ 3)

33% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.1/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 1.3)

75% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.2/12 eggs
($ 1.7 to $ 3)

14% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.5
Cheese
Cheese
$ 3.9/kg
($ 2.4 to $ 4.8)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 5.3/kg
($ 3.5 to $ 7.6)

43% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9.3
Apples
Apples
$ 2.5/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 3.6)

47% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.9
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.4/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 2.2)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.5 to $ 1.9)

70% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.3/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 1.9)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Salad
Salad
$ 0.8/salad
($ 0.6 to $ 1.1)

47% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.2
($ 1.1 to $ 1.4)

40% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 7.3/kg
($ 4.3 to $ 11)

41% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Honduras

On average, the price of transport in Honduras costs 12% less than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.6/ticket
($ 0.5 to $ 1.1)

76% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 30/month
($ 27 to $ 58)

61% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 77
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 2.7/km
($ 1.4 to $ 3.3)

50% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 1.3)

46% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 2.7
($ 1.7 to $ 4.9)

24% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.7
Car hire
Car hire
$ 36/24hrs
($ 29 to $ 49)

9% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Honduras

On average, the cost of housing in Honduras costs 39% less than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 114/month
($ 55 to $ 218)

32% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.2/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.5)

78% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 60/month
($ 28 to $ 116)

13% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 69
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 333/month
($ 186 to $ 434)

76% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1395
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 278/month
($ 131 to $ 543)

74% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1106
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 566/month
($ 311 to $ 868)

75% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2268
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 500/month
($ 282 to $ 868)

71% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1775
Gym
Gym
$ 48/month
($ 24 to $ 66)

21% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 225/month
($ 109 to $ 434)

76% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 962
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 5179/yr
($ 3252 to $ 7803)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 18513

Leisure activity budget in Honduras

On average, budget for leisure activities in Honduras costs 44% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 4.3/ticket
($ 4.2 to $ 6.5)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 13/hr
($ 8.8 to $ 28)

22% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Honduras

On average, shopping budget in Honduras is essentially the same as in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 2.5/pack
($ 2.2 to $ 3)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 53
($ 39 to $ 87)

10% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 48
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 48
($ 23 to $ 77)

23% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 97
($ 67 to $ 114)

21% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 81
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 112
($ 66 to $ 179)

8% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 103

Plane ticket budget

New York City → Tegucigalpa
New York City → Tegucigalpa
New York City → Tegucigalpa
$ 738
(fair price: $ 624)
Los Angeles → Tegucigalpa
Los Angeles  → Tegucigalpa
Los Angeles  → Tegucigalpa
$ 750
(fair price: $ 691)
London → Tegucigalpa
London → Tegucigalpa
London → Tegucigalpa
$ 992
(fair price: $ 904)

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About the information on the cost of living in Honduras

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

Information about cost of living in Honduras updated on 10-09-2019.

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