Paita travel budget

Paita: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Paita

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 75 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 20 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1592* (159866 Fr. CFP)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 152 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 52 per person
  • $ 8.3 per person
  • $ 13 per person

Total budget:

$ 4127* (414442 Fr. CFP)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 185 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 87 per person
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 25 per person

Total budget:

$ 6302* (632842 Fr. CFP)

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


Cost of living in Paita compared to New Caledonia in 2021

On average, the cost of living in Paita in 2021 is 34% higher 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 Paita in 2021 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Paita by expense type

Restaurant budget in Paita

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Paita is 41% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 26/person
($ 23 to $ 32)

66% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 41/person
($ 26 to $ 57)

29% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 32
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 11/person
($ 11 to $ 14)

37% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 8.2 for 500ml
($ 5 to $ 11)

64% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 4.5 for 330ml
($ 4.1 to $ 5)

56% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 4.1/cup
($ 2.5 to $ 7)

5% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 3.1/can
($ 1.9 to $ 5)

59% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.8/bottle
($ 1.2 to $ 4.1)

18% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Paita

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Paita is 11% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 165/night
($ 93 to $ 327)

32% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 176/night
($ 158 to $ 211)

2% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 193/night
($ 170 to $ 212)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 238/night
($ 238 to $ 238)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 75/month
($ 75 to $ 75)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 122
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 155/month
($ 112 to $ 211)

8% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 169
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 163/month
($ 102 to $ 225)

1% 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
$ 106/month
($ 97 to $ 115)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 259/month
($ 140 to $ 390)

48% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Paita

On average, the price of supermarket food in Paita is 32% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 2)

61% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 3/500g
($ 1.2 to $ 4.5)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.7/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 2.5)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4
Eggs
Eggs
$ 4.4/12 eggs
($ 3.2 to $ 5.5)

91% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Chicken
Chicken
$ 22/kg
($ 13 to $ 29)

120% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.3
Apples
Apples
$ 4.5/kg
($ 3.5 to $ 6)

1% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 6.3/kg
($ 5 to $ 10)

48% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 4.1/kg
($ 2.5 to $ 5)

54% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.2
($ 1 to $ 7.8)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8

Public and private transport budget in Paita

On average, the price of transport in Paita is 26% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.3/km
($ 1.2 to $ 3)

22% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.3/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 1.4)

97% 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)
$ 3.5
($ 2 to $ 6)

5% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3

Leisure activity budget in Paita

On average, budget for leisure activities in Paita is essentially the same as in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 13/ticket
($ 13 to $ 17)

2% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Paita

On average, shopping budget in Paita is 111% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 17/pack
($ 14 to $ 20)

99% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 113
($ 82 to $ 151)

147% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 67
($ 51 to $ 82)

87% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 36

Plane ticket budget

Sydney → Noumea
Sydney → Noumea
Sydney → Noumea
$ 592
(fair price: $ 502)
Auckland → Noumea
Auckland → Noumea
Auckland → Noumea
$ 633
(fair price: $ 548)
Melbourne → Noumea
Melbourne → Noumea
Melbourne → Noumea
$ 665
(fair price: $ 582)
London → Noumea
London → Noumea
London → Noumea
$ 1789
(fair price: $ 1555)
Perth → Noumea
Perth → Noumea
Perth → Noumea
$ 993
(fair price: $ 864)
Los Angeles → Noumea
Los Angeles  → Noumea
Los Angeles  → Noumea
$ 1750
(fair price: $ 1500)


About this information on the cost of living in Paita

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

The information about the cost of living in Paita was updated on 12-09-2021.

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