Akranes travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Akranes

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 91 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 21 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1843* (212394 ISK)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 114 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 54 per person
  • $ 9.6 per person
  • $ 14 per person

Total budget:

$ 3719* (428582 ISK)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 222 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 101 per person
  • $ 23 per person
  • $ 27 per person

Total budget:

$ 7272* (838082 ISK)

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


Cost of living in Akranes compared to Iceland in 2019

On average, the cost of living in Akranes in 2019 is 30% higher than the average cost of living in United States.

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Akranes in 2019 compared to average prices in United States:


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Local prices in Akranes by expense type

Restaurant budget in Akranes

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Akranes is 43% more expensive than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 17/person
($ 12 to $ 26)

5% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 60/person
($ 36 to $ 71)

116% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 14/person
($ 11 to $ 15)

77% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 9.2 for 500ml
($ 8.8 to $ 9.7)

103% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3.1 for 330ml
($ 2.2 to $ 3.5)

2% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 4.4/cup
($ 2.4 to $ 5.7)

1% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.4/can
($ 0.8 to $ 3.1)

26% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.8/bottle
($ 0.8 to $ 1.8)

14% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Akranes

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Akranes is essentially the same as in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 139/night
($ 66 to $ 268)

31% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 96/night
($ 85 to $ 113)

23% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 132/night
($ 121 to $ 145)

25% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 311/night
($ 179 to $ 532)

21% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 149/month
($ 67 to $ 236)

12% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 241/month
($ 138 to $ 380)

47% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 164
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 211/month
($ 181 to $ 248)

27% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 96/month
($ 87 to $ 112)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 216
Family room
Family room
$ 161/month
($ 128 to $ 260)

8% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Akranes

On average, the price of supermarket food in Akranes is 23% more expensive than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 1.6)

49% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 2.6/500g
($ 1.8 to $ 3.5)

6% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 3.5/kg
($ 1.8 to $ 4.4)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 5.3/12 eggs
($ 4.4 to $ 6.1)

116% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 15/kg
($ 11 to $ 20)

34% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 18/kg
($ 14 to $ 21)

90% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 2.5/kg
($ 1.8 to $ 3.1)

48% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.8
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.5/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 3.5)

40% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 4.8/kg
($ 2.4 to $ 5.3)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.2/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 3.5)

19% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 2.5/salad
($ 2.5 to $ 2.9)

49% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.7
($ 1.1 to $ 1.9)

10% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 23/kg
($ 15 to $ 32)

84% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Akranes

On average, the price of transport in Akranes is 67% more expensive than in United States.
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.3/km
($ 1.3 to $ 3.8)

28% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.9/litre
($ 1.6 to $ 2)

153% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 6.1
($ 6.1 to $ 7)

75% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.5

Budget for living and housing in Akranes

On average, the cost of housing in Akranes is 22% cheaper than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 75/month
($ 59 to $ 169)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.2/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

67% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 67/month
($ 45 to $ 89)

3% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 69
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 305/month
($ 229 to $ 396)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 952
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 8342/yr
($ 5269 to $ 17559)

54% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 18267

Leisure activity budget in Akranes

On average, budget for leisure activities in Akranes is essentially the same as in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 14/ticket
($ 13 to $ 14)

3% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Akranes

On average, shopping budget in Akranes is 94% more expensive than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 13/pack
($ 9.7 to $ 14)

55% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.9
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 120
($ 63 to $ 176)

157% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 53
($ 36 to $ 133)

40% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 167
($ 167 to $ 220)

111% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 79
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 208
($ 140 to $ 220)

104% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 102

Plane ticket budget

New York City → Reykjavik
New York City → Reykjavik
New York City → Reykjavik
$ 507
(fair price: $ 438)
Los Angeles → Reykjavik
Los Angeles  → Reykjavik
Los Angeles  → Reykjavik
$ 910
(fair price: $ 809)
Toronto (Ontario) → Reykjavik
Toronto (Ontario) → Reykjavik
Toronto (Ontario) → Reykjavik
$ 586
(fair price: $ 504)
Manchester → Reykjavik
Manchester → Reykjavik
Manchester → Reykjavik
$ 285
(fair price: $ 241)
London → Reykjavik
London → Reykjavik
London → Reykjavik
$ 216
(fair price: $ 179)
Dublin → Reykjavik
Dublin → Reykjavik
Dublin → Reykjavik
$ 249
(fair price: $ 207)
Edinburgh → Reykjavik
Edinburgh → Reykjavik
Edinburgh → Reykjavik
$ 339
(fair price: $ 280)
Montreal → Reykjavik
Montreal → Reykjavik
Montreal → Reykjavik
$ 757
(fair price: $ 619)
Sydney → Reykjavik
Sydney → Reykjavik
Sydney → Reykjavik
$ 1978
(fair price: $ 1696)

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About this information on the cost of living in Akranes

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

The information about the cost of living in Akranes was updated on 11-08-2019.

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