Travel budget and cost of living in Île-de-France (Parisian region) how much does a trip cost?

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Travel budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

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Île-de-France (Parisian region): sample budgets by traveller type

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Île-de-France (Parisian region) for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 61 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 8.6 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1524* (1288 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 101 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 41 per person
  • $ 17 per person
  • $ 12 per person

Total budget:

$ 3333* (2800 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 150 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 68 per person
  • $ 30 per person
  • $ 24 per person

Total budget:

$ 5461* (4578 €)

* 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 Île-de-France (Parisian region) in 2019

Cost of living: Île-de-France (Parisian region) VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Île-de-France (Parisian region) in 2019 is 12% higher than in United States.

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices in Île-de-France (Parisian region) in 2019 and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in Île-de-France (Parisian region) by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in Île-de-France (Parisian region) compared to the national average.

Cities /Île-de-France (Parisian region) View Details
Paris 10% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Paris
Cergy 9% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Cergy

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Local prices in Île-de-France (Parisian region) by expense type

Restaurant budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Île-de-France (Parisian region) is 16% more expensive than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 18/person
($ 18 to $ 24)

21% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 15
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 32/person
($ 28 to $ 42)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 9.8/person
($ 9.6 to $ 12)

31% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 7.2 for 500ml
($ 1.9 to $ 9.6)

69% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.3 for 330ml
($ 0.6 to $ 3.6)

25% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 3.5/cup
($ 3.1 to $ 5.4)

20% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.5/can
($ 1.2 to $ 4.8)

30% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.7/bottle
($ 1 to $ 4.8)

10% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region) costs 4% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 73/night
($ 48 to $ 155)

31% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 85/night
($ 46 to $ 140)

32% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 118/night
($ 88 to $ 208)

33% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 182/night
($ 113 to $ 357)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 259
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 488/night
($ 241 to $ 1052)

3% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 502
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 157/month
($ 70 to $ 360)

31% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 120
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 189/month
($ 70 to $ 1426)

16% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 230/month
($ 94 to $ 805)

38% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 136/month
($ 64 to $ 331)

36% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 213
Family room
Family room
$ 253/month
($ 109 to $ 819)

43% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, the price of supermarket food in Île-de-France (Parisian region) costs 4% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1 to $ 2)

46% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.6/500g
($ 0.6 to $ 3.6)

42% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 2/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 4.2)

51% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 3.5/12 eggs
($ 1.2 to $ 6)

44% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 18/kg
($ 7.2 to $ 30)

57% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 12/kg
($ 6 to $ 22)

32% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9
Apples
Apples
$ 3.2/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 4.8)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.7
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.7/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 4.8)

36% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 3/kg
($ 1.8 to $ 4.8)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.3/kg
($ 0.5 to $ 3.6)

16% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 1.4/salad
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

11% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8
($ 0.1 to $ 1.8)

54% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 18/kg
($ 9.6 to $ 36)

43% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, the price of transport in Île-de-France (Parisian region) is 19% more expensive than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 2.2/ticket
($ 1.6 to $ 2.4)

8% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 89/month
($ 88 to $ 91)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 76
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.6/km
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

14% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.7/litre
($ 1.6 to $ 2)

120% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 4.1
($ 2.7 to $ 8.4)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.5
Car hire
Car hire
$ 33/24hrs
($ 1.2 to $ 201)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, the cost of housing in Île-de-France (Parisian region) is essentially the same as in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 185/month
($ 102 to $ 331)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.2/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.6)

95% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 33/month
($ 12 to $ 48)

52% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 1181/month
($ 837 to $ 1793)

12% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1352
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 952/month
($ 598 to $ 1315)

10% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1066
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 2163/month
($ 1255 to $ 4183)

2% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2210
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 1608/month
($ 1076 to $ 2988)

6% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1725
Gym
Gym
$ 40/month
($ 27 to $ 96)

3% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 936/month
($ 508 to $ 1793)

0% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 944
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 13910/yr
($ 8365 to $ 21508)

23% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 18299

Leisure activity budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, budget for leisure activities in Île-de-France (Parisian region) is 6% more expensive than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 12/ticket
($ 11 to $ 16)

9% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 20/hr
($ 18 to $ 42)

20% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 16

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

On average, shopping budget in Île-de-France (Parisian region) is 47% more expensive than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 8.7/pack
($ 7.8 to $ 10.5)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.5
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 102
($ 36 to $ 144)

116% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 42
($ 24 to $ 60)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 107
($ 48 to $ 144)

35% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 79
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 156
($ 48 to $ 239)

53% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 102

Plane ticket budget

Toronto (Ontario) → Paris
Toronto (Ontario) → Paris
Toronto (Ontario) → Paris
$ 636
(fair price: $ 559)
Montreal → Paris
Montreal → Paris
Montreal → Paris
$ 654
(fair price: $ 557)
Los Angeles → Paris
Los Angeles  → Paris
Los Angeles  → Paris
$ 714
(fair price: $ 622)
Edinburgh → Paris
Edinburgh → Paris
Edinburgh → Paris
$ 247
(fair price: $ 194)
London → Paris
London → Paris
London → Paris
$ 162
(fair price: $ 143)
Manchester → Paris
Manchester → Paris
Manchester → Paris
$ 198
(fair price: $ 169)
Dublin → Paris
Dublin → Paris
Dublin → Paris
$ 126
(fair price: $ 108)
New York City → Paris
New York City → Paris
New York City → Paris
$ 573
(fair price: $ 517)
Sydney → Paris
Sydney → Paris
Sydney → Paris
$ 1167
(fair price: $ 999)
Perth → Paris
Perth → Paris
Perth → Paris
$ 1211
(fair price: $ 1042)
Melbourne → Paris
Melbourne → Paris
Melbourne → Paris
$ 1249
(fair price: $ 1076)
Auckland → Paris
Auckland → Paris
Auckland → Paris
$ 1345
(fair price: $ 1143)

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About the information on the cost of living in Île-de-France (Parisian region)

The information about the cost of living in Île-de-France (Parisian region) shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including : Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

Information about cost of living in Île-de-France (Parisian region) updated on 01-07-2015.

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