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:

  • $ 90 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 21 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1821* (205464 ISK)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 120 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 52 per person
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 13 per person

Total budget:

$ 3866* (436338 ISK)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 226 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 94 per person
  • $ 36 per person
  • $ 26 per person

Total budget:

$ 7485* (844718 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 NAN% 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 35% more expensive than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 18/person
($ 12 to $ 23)

8% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 53/person
($ 40 to $ 84)

90% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 14/person
($ 11 to $ 15)

61% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 9.1 for 500ml
($ 8.7 to $ 10.4)

88% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3.1 for 330ml
($ 2 to $ 3.5)

1% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 4.3/cup
($ 2.4 to $ 5.6)

2% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.4/can
($ 0.8 to $ 3.5)

22% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.8/bottle
($ 0.7 to $ 2.6)

10% more than in 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
$ 132/night
($ 65 to $ 250)

23% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 108
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 95/night
($ 84 to $ 108)

24% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 145/night
($ 119 to $ 179)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 179
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 308/night
($ 177 to $ 521)

18% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 261
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 145/month
($ 67 to $ 229)

10% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 248/month
($ 139 to $ 394)

48% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 168
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 202/month
($ 171 to $ 243)

22% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 95/month
($ 84 to $ 108)

57% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 151/month
($ 128 to $ 216)

14% 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 22% more expensive than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1.3 to $ 1.4)

55% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 2.6/500g
($ 1.8 to $ 2.6)

8% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 3.3/kg
($ 1.8 to $ 4.8)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 5.4/12 eggs
($ 4.3 to $ 6.2)

119% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 15/kg
($ 11 to $ 20)

27% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 18/kg
($ 18 to $ 20)

89% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 2.6/kg
($ 1.9 to $ 3.1)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.8
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.5/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 3.5)

42% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 4.8/kg
($ 2.6 to $ 5.3)

10% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.2/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 3.5)

24% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Salad
Salad
$ 2.4/salad
($ 2.4 to $ 2.9)

43% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.6
($ 1.1 to $ 1.9)

19% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 26/kg
($ 17 to $ 34)

98% more than in 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 69% more expensive than in United States.
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 2.2/km
($ 1.3 to $ 2.2)

19% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.8/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 2)

129% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 6
($ 6 to $ 6.8)

59% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.8

Budget for living and housing in Akranes

On average, the cost of housing in Akranes is 30% cheaper than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 70/month
($ 58 to $ 168)

58% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 165
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.2/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

37% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 61/month
($ 45 to $ 88)

10% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 69
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 327/month
($ 327 to $ 392)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 977
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 8257/yr
($ 5215 to $ 17381)

52% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17392

Leisure activity budget in Akranes

On average, budget for leisure activities in Akranes is NAN% more expensive than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 13/ticket
($ 8.7 to $ 14)

0% less than in 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 93% more expensive than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 13/pack
($ 13 to $ 14)

51% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 96
($ 71 to $ 167)

106% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 88
($ 32 to $ 106)

128% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 149
($ 106 to $ 192)

85% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 81
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 200
($ 132 to $ 218)

96% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 102

Plane ticket budget

Los Angeles → Reykjavik
Los Angeles  → Reykjavik
Los Angeles  → Reykjavik
$ 886
(fair price: $ 781)
New York City → Reykjavik
New York City → Reykjavik
New York City → Reykjavik
$ 523
(fair price: $ 450)
Toronto (Ontario) → Reykjavik
Toronto (Ontario) → Reykjavik
Toronto (Ontario) → Reykjavik
$ 598
(fair price: $ 513)
Manchester → Reykjavik
Manchester → Reykjavik
Manchester → Reykjavik
$ 269
(fair price: $ 226)
Dublin → Reykjavik
Dublin → Reykjavik
Dublin → Reykjavik
$ 239
(fair price: $ 201)
Edinburgh → Reykjavik
Edinburgh → Reykjavik
Edinburgh → Reykjavik
$ 320
(fair price: $ 266)
Montreal → Reykjavik
Montreal → Reykjavik
Montreal → Reykjavik
$ 793
(fair price: $ 667)
London → Reykjavik
London → Reykjavik
London → Reykjavik
$ 214
(fair price: $ 174)
Sydney → Reykjavik
Sydney → Reykjavik
Sydney → Reykjavik
$ 1927
(fair price: $ 1594)

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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 06-12-2019.

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