Travel budget in Borneo (Kalimantan)

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Borneo (Kalimantan): sample budgets by traveller type

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Borneo (Kalimantan) for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 16 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 5.2 per person
  • $ 2.4 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 431* (5615232 IDR)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 26 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 3.9 per person
  • $ 2.6 per person

Total budget:

$ 900* (11732000 IDR)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 51 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 6.9 per person
  • $ 5.3 per person

Total budget:

$ 1657* (21588616 IDR)

* 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 Borneo (Kalimantan) in 2019

Cost of living: Borneo (Kalimantan) VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Borneo (Kalimantan) in 2019 is essentially the same as in United States

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices United States in in United States and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in Borneo (Kalimantan) by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in Borneo (Kalimantan) compared to the national average.

Cities /Borneo (Kalimantan) View Details
Bontang 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Bontang
Balikpapan 1% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Balikpapan
Samarinda 5% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Samarinda
Banjarmasin 7% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Banjarmasin
Pontianak (Borneo) 16% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Pontianak (Borneo)

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Local prices in Borneo (Kalimantan) by expense type

Borneo (Kalimantan): Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 53% less than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 2.9/person
($ 2.6 to $ 3.8)

82% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 13/person
($ 12 to $ 14)

54% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 4.2/person
($ 3.8 to $ 4.7)

47% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2.6 for 500ml
( $ 2.6)

45% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.9 for 330ml
($ 2.6 to $ 3.1)

6% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.5/cup
($ 2.3 to $ 2.6)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.5
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.6/can
($ 0.6 to $ 0.6)

70% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.4/bottle
($ 0.2 to $ 0.4)

79% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6

Borneo (Kalimantan): Hotel and accommodation budget

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 66% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 48/night
($ 48 to $ 48)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 108
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 18/night
($ 14 to $ 26)

85% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 33/night
($ 21 to $ 54)

81% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 179
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 69/night
($ 39 to $ 112)

73% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 261
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 36/month
($ 30 to $ 42)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 51/month
($ 51 to $ 51)

70% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 168
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 58/month
($ 32 to $ 107)

65% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 16/month
($ 15 to $ 18)

93% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 182/month
($ 140 to $ 236)

4% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 176

Borneo (Kalimantan): Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 47% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 1.6/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 1.7)

71% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1/500g
( $ 1)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.1/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 1.2)

73% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.7/12 eggs
($ 1.4 to $ 1.8)

34% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.5
Cheese
Cheese
$ 6.9/kg
($ 6.9 to $ 7)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 2.7/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 3.5)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 2.2/kg
($ 1.9 to $ 2.3)

56% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.8
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.7/kg
($ 1.6 to $ 1.9)

60% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.2/kg
( $ 1.2)

73% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.4/kg
( $ 1.4)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Salad
Salad
$ 1/salad
( $ 1)

45% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6
( $ 0.6)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 6.6/kg
($ 3.9 to $ 9.2)

47% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Borneo (Kalimantan): Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 50% less than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.6/ticket
($ 0.4 to $ 0.6)

77% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 35/month
( $ 35)

54% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 77
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.4/km
($ 0.4 to $ 0.4)

81% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0.6/litre
($ 0.6 to $ 0.7)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 0.7
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

80% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.8
Car hire
Car hire
$ 44/24hrs
($ 29 to $ 137)

10% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Borneo (Kalimantan): Budget for living and housing

On average, the cost of housing in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 67% less than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 46/month
($ 38 to $ 54)

72% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 165
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0/min.
($ 0 to $ 0.1)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 75/month
($ 32 to $ 116)

7% more than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 70
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 231/month
($ 193 to $ 254)

83% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1401
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 76/month
($ 73 to $ 78)

93% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1111
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 493/month
($ 384 to $ 537)

78% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2273
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 231/month
($ 231 to $ 231)

87% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1778
Gym
Gym
$ 26/month
($ 21 to $ 28)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 40/month
($ 24 to $ 54)

96% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 977
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 6160/yr
( $ 6160)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17480

Borneo (Kalimantan): Leisure activity budget

On average, budget for leisure activities in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 69% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 2.6/ticket
($ 1.9 to $ 4.7)

79% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 6.6/hr
($ 1.6 to $ 12)

60% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17

Borneo (Kalimantan): Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in Borneo (Kalimantan) costs 29% less than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.9/pack
($ 1.6 to $ 2.2)

76% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 48
($ 35 to $ 70)

1% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 48
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 26
($ 21 to $ 32)

36% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 66
($ 35 to $ 116)

19% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 82
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 90
($ 47 to $ 177)

13% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 103

Plane ticket budget

New York City → Bali
New York City → Bali
New York City → Bali
$ 987
(fair price: $ 868)
Los Angeles → Bali
Los Angeles  → Bali
Los Angeles  → Bali
$ 895
(fair price: $ 793)
Manchester → Bali
Manchester → Bali
Manchester → Bali
$ 921
(fair price: $ 839)
Dublin → Bali
Dublin → Bali
Dublin → Bali
$ 942
(fair price: $ 868)
London → Java (Jakarta)
London → Java (Jakarta)
London → Java (Jakarta)
$ 782
(fair price: $ 673)
Toronto (Ontario) → Bali
Toronto (Ontario) → Bali
Toronto (Ontario) → Bali
$ 1269
(fair price: $ 1044)
Edinburgh → Bali
Edinburgh → Bali
Edinburgh → Bali
$ 973
(fair price: $ 888)
London → Bali
London → Bali
London → Bali
$ 827
(fair price: $ 743)
Auckland → Bali
Auckland → Bali
Auckland → Bali
$ 740
(fair price: $ 637)
Los Angeles → Java (Jakarta)
Los Angeles  → Java (Jakarta)
Los Angeles  → Java (Jakarta)
$ 924
(fair price: $ 721)
Manchester → Java (Jakarta)
Manchester → Java (Jakarta)
Manchester → Java (Jakarta)
$ 899
(fair price: $ 776)
New York City → Java (Jakarta)
New York City → Java (Jakarta)
New York City → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1016
(fair price: $ 846)
Montreal → Bali
Montreal → Bali
Montreal → Bali
$ 1549
(fair price: $ 1334)
Edinburgh → Java (Jakarta)
Edinburgh → Java (Jakarta)
Edinburgh → Java (Jakarta)
$ 987
(fair price: $ 843)
Dublin → Java (Jakarta)
Dublin → Java (Jakarta)
Dublin → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1007
(fair price: $ 860)
Toronto (Ontario) → Java (Jakarta)
Toronto (Ontario) → Java (Jakarta)
Toronto (Ontario) → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1746
(fair price: $ 1130)
Sydney → Java (Jakarta)
Sydney → Java (Jakarta)
Sydney → Java (Jakarta)
$ 641
(fair price: $ 542)
Sydney → Sumatra (Medan)
Sydney → Sumatra (Medan)
Sydney → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 627
(fair price: $ 536)
London → Sumatra (Medan)
London → Sumatra (Medan)
London → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 927
(fair price: $ 807)
Montreal → Java (Jakarta)
Montreal → Java (Jakarta)
Montreal → Java (Jakarta)
$ 1436
(fair price: $ 1237)
Auckland → Java (Jakarta)
Auckland → Java (Jakarta)
Auckland → Java (Jakarta)
$ 803
(fair price: $ 695)
Melbourne → Java (Jakarta)
Melbourne → Java (Jakarta)
Melbourne → Java (Jakarta)
$ 587
(fair price: $ 504)
Sydney → Bali
Sydney → Bali
Sydney → Bali
$ 570
(fair price: $ 521)
Melbourne → Sumatra (Medan)
Melbourne → Sumatra (Medan)
Melbourne → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 560
(fair price: $ 476)
Perth → Sumatra (Medan)
Perth → Sumatra (Medan)
Perth → Sumatra (Medan)
$ 476
(fair price: $ 408)
Perth → Java (Jakarta)
Perth → Java (Jakarta)
Perth → Java (Jakarta)
$ 514
(fair price: $ 440)
Melbourne → Bali
Melbourne → Bali
Melbourne → Bali
$ 606
(fair price: $ 513)
Perth → Bali
Perth → Bali
Perth → Bali
$ 447
(fair price: $ 395)
Sydney → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Sydney → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 707
(fair price: $ 635)
Melbourne → Sulawesi (Makassar)
Melbourne → Sulawesi (Makassar)
$ 645
(fair price: $ 587)

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About the information on the cost of living in Borneo (Kalimantan)

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

Information about cost of living in Borneo (Kalimantan) updated on 19-12-2017.

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