Akita travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Akita

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 85 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1524* (154280 ¥)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 92 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 26 per person
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 16 per person

Total budget:

$ 2824* (285936 ¥)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • NC
  • $ 44 per person
  • $ 36 per person
  • $ 32 per person

Total budget:

$ 3102* (314048 ¥)

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


Cost of living in Akita compared to Japan in 2019

On average, the cost of living in Akita in 2019 is 8% higher than the average cost of living in United States.

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


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Local prices in Akita by expense type

Restaurant budget in Akita

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Akita is 20% cheaper than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 8.6/person
($ 2.9 to $ 10.5)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 23/person
($ 20 to $ 24)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 6.3/person
($ 4.8 to $ 7.6)

14% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 4.3 for 500ml
($ 2.9 to $ 5.7)

1% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.9 for 330ml
($ 2.9 to $ 2.9)

5% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 3.3/cup
($ 1.9 to $ 4.8)

23% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.2/can
($ 0.7 to $ 1.4)

37% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.2/bottle
($ 1.2 to $ 1.2)

25% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.5

Hotel and accommodation budget in Akita

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Akita is 35% cheaper than in United States.
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 88/night
($ 83 to $ 91)

29% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 96/night
($ 69 to $ 133)

45% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 76/month
($ 76 to $ 76)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 214
Family room
Family room
$ 173/month
($ 139 to $ 208)

2% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Supermarket food budget in Akita

On average, the price of supermarket food in Akita is 19% more expensive than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.8/litre
($ 1.7 to $ 1.9)

109% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.2/500g
($ 1 to $ 1.6)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 3.3/kg
($ 3.3 to $ 3.3)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2/12 eggs
($ 1.7 to $ 2.4)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 39/kg
($ 39 to $ 39)

245% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 7.2/kg
($ 7.2 to $ 7.2)

20% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9
Apples
Apples
$ 3.8/kg
($ 3.8 to $ 5.7)

19% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.7
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.9/kg
($ 1.9 to $ 3.8)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 4.8/kg
($ 4.8 to $ 4.8)

13% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.9/kg
($ 2.9 to $ 2.9)

7% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 1.9/salad
($ 1.9 to $ 1.9)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.6
($ 0.7 to $ 1.9)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 20/kg
($ 20 to $ 24)

57% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Akita

On average, the price of transport in Akita is 51% more expensive than in United States.
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 2.2/km
($ 1.9 to $ 2.4)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 1.3)

64% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 6.2
($ 6.2 to $ 6.5)

79% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.5
Car hire
Car hire
$ 57/24hrs
($ 32 to $ 200)

43% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Akita

On average, the cost of housing in Akita is essentially the same as in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 168/month
($ 67 to $ 239)

3% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 163
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.4/min.
($ 0.4 to $ 1)

256% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 44/month
($ 34 to $ 44)

35% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 625/month
( $ 625)

54% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1375
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 578/month
( $ 578)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1082
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 770/month
( $ 770)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2231
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 573/month
($ 573 to $ 573)

39% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 944

Leisure activity budget in Akita

On average, budget for leisure activities in Akita is 23% more expensive than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 16/ticket
($ 15 to $ 18)

23% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Akita

On average, shopping budget in Akita is 16% more expensive than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 2.2/pack
($ 2.2 to $ 6.2)

71% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.7
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 63
($ 39 to $ 77)

33% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 47
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 67
($ 34 to $ 67)

81% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 96
($ 96 to $ 96)

21% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 79
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 120
($ 87 to $ 144)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 102

Plane ticket budget

Manchester → Tokyo
Manchester → Tokyo
Manchester → Tokyo
$ 940
(fair price: $ 841)
Los Angeles → Tokyo
Los Angeles  → Tokyo
Los Angeles  → Tokyo
$ 869
(fair price: $ 769)
New York City → Tokyo
New York City → Tokyo
New York City → Tokyo
$ 1125
(fair price: $ 927)
Dublin → Tokyo
Dublin → Tokyo
Dublin → Tokyo
$ 886
(fair price: $ 784)
Toronto (Ontario) → Tokyo
Toronto (Ontario) → Tokyo
Toronto (Ontario) → Tokyo
$ 1167
(fair price: $ 935)
Edinburgh → Tokyo
Edinburgh → Tokyo
Edinburgh → Tokyo
$ 987
(fair price: $ 873)
Montreal → Tokyo
Montreal → Tokyo
Montreal → Tokyo
$ 1161
(fair price: $ 958)
London → Tokyo
London → Tokyo
London → Tokyo
$ 928
(fair price: $ 774)
Auckland → Tokyo
Auckland → Tokyo
Auckland → Tokyo
$ 876
(fair price: $ 701)
Perth → Tokyo
Perth → Tokyo
Perth → Tokyo
$ 789
(fair price: $ 642)
Sydney → Tokyo
Sydney → Tokyo
Sydney → Tokyo
$ 733
(fair price: $ 623)
Melbourne → Tokyo
Melbourne → Tokyo
Melbourne → Tokyo
$ 783
(fair price: $ 653)

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About this information on the cost of living in Akita

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

The information about the cost of living in Akita was updated on 15-07-2019.

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