Runaway Bay travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Runaway Bay

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 58 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 8.9 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1052* (154252 $)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 140 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 19 per person
  • $ 4.1 per person
  • $ 9.2 per person

Total budget:

$ 2863* (419930 $)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 320 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 34 per person
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 19 per person

Total budget:

$ 6238* (915180 $)

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


Cost of living in Runaway Bay compared to Jamaica in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Runaway Bay in 2020 is 26% less than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Runaway Bay in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Runaway Bay by expense type

Restaurant budget in Runaway Bay

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Runaway Bay is 40% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 4.8/person
($ 3.5 to $ 6.8)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 22/person
($ 14 to $ 41)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 5.9/person
($ 4.7 to $ 6.8)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2 for 500ml
($ 1.3 to $ 2.4)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.3 for 330ml
($ 1.3 to $ 3.5)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.5/cup
($ 0.8 to $ 3.9)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.2/can
($ 0.6 to $ 1.3)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.1/bottle
($ 0.5 to $ 1.3)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Runaway Bay

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Runaway Bay is 14% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 58/night
($ 58 to $ 58)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 121/night
($ 89 to $ 162)

3% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 159/night
($ 104 to $ 268)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 480/night
($ 355 to $ 639)

84% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 567/night
($ 544 to $ 587)

12% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 66/month
($ 66 to $ 66)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 136
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 226/month
($ 96 to $ 489)

35% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 169
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 235/month
($ 96 to $ 443)

43% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 116/month
($ 107 to $ 127)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 396/month
($ 171 to $ 740)

127% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Runaway Bay

On average, the price of supermarket food in Runaway Bay is 28% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2.3/litre
($ 1.7 to $ 3.5)

159% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.9/500g
($ 1.1 to $ 3.8)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 0.8/kg
($ 0.4 to $ 1.3)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.3/12 eggs
($ 1.6 to $ 2.7)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 10.4/kg
($ 2 to $ 24)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 4.5/kg
($ 1.8 to $ 6.8)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 2/kg
($ 2 to $ 13)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.7/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 5.5)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 0.4/kg
($ 0.4 to $ 5.1)

90% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.9/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 3.7)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 1.1/salad
($ 0.7 to $ 2.4)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.1
($ 0.7 to $ 1.7)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 4.1/kg
($ 2 to $ 8.8)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Runaway Bay

On average, the price of transport in Runaway Bay is 16% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.7/km
($ 0.7 to $ 4.1)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.1/litre
($ 0.8 to $ 1.3)

51% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.7
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1.1
($ 1.1 to $ 3.5)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Car hire
Car hire
$ 45/24hrs
($ 45 to $ 45)

13% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Runaway Bay

On average, the cost of housing in Runaway Bay is 67% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 70/month
($ 42 to $ 138)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0/min.
($ 0 to $ 0.1)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 36/month
($ 33 to $ 66)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 67
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 267/month
($ 138 to $ 513)

71% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 950
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 803/yr
($ 410 to $ 2389)

95% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16351

Leisure activity budget in Runaway Bay

On average, budget for leisure activities in Runaway Bay is 23% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 9.2/ticket
($ 6.8 to $ 14)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Runaway Bay

On average, shopping budget in Runaway Bay is 24% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 8.2/pack
($ 7.3 to $ 10.3)

2% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 33
($ 14 to $ 70)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 22
($ 10.3 to $ 48)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 36
Trainers
Trainers
$ 53
($ 28 to $ 90)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 78
($ 22 to $ 138)

21% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 98

Plane ticket budget

London → Kingston
London → Kingston
London → Kingston
$ 1083
(fair price: $ 864)
New York City → Kingston
New York City → Kingston
New York City → Kingston
$ 517
(fair price: $ 455)
Toronto (Ontario) → Kingston
Toronto (Ontario) → Kingston
Toronto (Ontario) → Kingston
$ 630
(fair price: $ 525)
Manchester → Kingston
Manchester → Kingston
Manchester → Kingston
$ 1130
(fair price: $ 974)
Los Angeles → Kingston
Los Angeles  → Kingston
Los Angeles  → Kingston
$ 667
(fair price: $ 580)
Dublin → Kingston
Dublin → Kingston
Dublin → Kingston
$ 1051
(fair price: $ 898)
Edinburgh → Kingston
Edinburgh → Kingston
Edinburgh → Kingston
$ 1179
(fair price: $ 1026)
Montreal → Kingston
Montreal → Kingston
Montreal → Kingston
$ 725
(fair price: $ 600)

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About this information on the cost of living in Runaway Bay

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

The information about the cost of living in Runaway Bay was updated on 22-11-2020.

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