Walvis Bay travel budget

Walvis Bay: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Walvis Bay

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 45 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 9.2 per person
  • $ 2.9 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 957* (15400 $)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 88 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 6.1 per person
  • $ 6.1 per person

Total budget:

$ 2174* (34958 $)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 134 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 33 per person
  • $ 13 per person
  • $ 13 per person

Total budget:

$ 3470* (55804 $)

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


Cost of living in Walvis Bay compared to Namibia in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Walvis Bay in 2020 is 41% 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 Walvis Bay in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Walvis Bay by expense type

Restaurant budget in Walvis Bay

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Walvis Bay is 51% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 13/person
($ 7.3 to $ 20)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 16/person
($ 14 to $ 32)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 6.1/person
($ 4.9 to $ 6.1)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.6 for 500ml
($ 0.6 to $ 3.6)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1 for 330ml
($ 0.7 to $ 1.2)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.8/cup
($ 1.3 to $ 2.2)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.7/can
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6/bottle
($ 0.5 to $ 0.7)

64% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Walvis Bay

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Walvis Bay is 20% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 45/night
($ 45 to $ 45)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 64/night
($ 44 to $ 93)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 112/night
($ 55 to $ 161)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 157/night
($ 107 to $ 242)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 760/night
($ 760 to $ 760)

50% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 52/month
($ 46 to $ 59)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 136
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 175/month
($ 140 to $ 226)

4% 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
$ 144/month
($ 84 to $ 255)

13% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 94/month
($ 39 to $ 132)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 288/month
($ 150 to $ 427)

66% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Walvis Bay

On average, the price of supermarket food in Walvis Bay is 42% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 1.8)

64% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 0.7/500g
($ 0.6 to $ 0.7)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1.1/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.2)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.3/12 eggs
($ 1.1 to $ 3)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 5.7/kg
($ 4.8 to $ 6.7)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 6.1/kg
($ 4.3 to $ 8.8)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 1.6/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 1.8)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.7/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 2.2)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.6/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 1.6)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 1.8)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 1.3/salad
($ 1.2 to $ 1.6)

16% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7
($ 0.6 to $ 0.8)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 4.9/kg
($ 3.5 to $ 6.9)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Walvis Bay

On average, the price of transport in Walvis Bay is 50% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.7/ticket
($ 0.7 to $ 0.7)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 28/month
($ 20 to $ 49)

62% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 72
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.7/km
($ 0.7 to $ 0.7)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0.8/litre
($ 0.7 to $ 1)

13% 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)
$ 0.7
($ 0.6 to $ 1.2)

77% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3

Budget for living and housing in Walvis Bay

On average, the cost of housing in Walvis Bay is 49% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 91/month
($ 32 to $ 152)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.2/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.4)

59% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 57/month
($ 20 to $ 2179)

17% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 304/month
($ 273 to $ 484)

77% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1365
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 248/month
($ 183 to $ 304)

77% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1093
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 568/month
($ 364 to $ 1029)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2192
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 545/month
($ 487 to $ 788)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1735
Gym
Gym
$ 34/month
($ 20 to $ 42)

14% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 71/month
($ 55 to $ 194)

92% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 950
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 2475/yr
($ 1671 to $ 3631)

84% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16412

Leisure activity budget in Walvis Bay

On average, budget for leisure activities in Walvis Bay is 45% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 6.1/ticket
($ 3 to $ 9.1)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 9.4/hr
($ 6.1 to $ 16)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Walvis Bay

On average, shopping budget in Walvis Bay is 27% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 2.5/pack
($ 2.3 to $ 2.7)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 36
($ 26 to $ 49)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 23
($ 11 to $ 32)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 71
($ 46 to $ 110)

9% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 104
($ 44 to $ 122)

6% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 98

Plane ticket budget

London → Windhoek
London → Windhoek
London → Windhoek
$ 1014
(fair price: $ 897)
Manchester → Windhoek
Manchester → Windhoek
Manchester → Windhoek
$ 1137
(fair price: $ 960)
Dublin → Windhoek
Dublin → Windhoek
Dublin → Windhoek
$ 1027
(fair price: $ 880)
New York City → Windhoek
New York City → Windhoek
New York City → Windhoek
$ 1499
(fair price: $ 1316)
Edinburgh → Windhoek
Edinburgh → Windhoek
Edinburgh → Windhoek
$ 1321
(fair price: $ 1084)
Sydney → Windhoek
Sydney → Windhoek
Sydney → Windhoek
$ 1843
(fair price: $ 1665)
Perth → Windhoek
Perth → Windhoek
Perth → Windhoek
$ 1626
(fair price: $ 1475)
Los Angeles → Windhoek
Los Angeles  → Windhoek
Los Angeles  → Windhoek
$ 1770
(fair price: $ 1623)
Toronto (Ontario) → Windhoek
Toronto (Ontario) → Windhoek
Toronto (Ontario) → Windhoek
$ 1620
(fair price: $ 1381)

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About this information on the cost of living in Walvis Bay

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

The information about the cost of living in Walvis Bay was updated on 22-10-2020.

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