Travel budget in Sardinia

Sardinia: calculate your travel budget

Sardinia: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 90 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 6.2 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1818* (1526 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 158 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 37 per person
  • $ 20 per person
  • $ 9.6 per person

Total budget:

$ 4055* (3402 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 204 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 60 per person
  • $ 42 per person
  • $ 20 per person

Total budget:

$ 6242* (5236 €)

* 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 Sardinia in 2022

Cost of living: Sardinia VS United States

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Sardinia in 2022 is 2% less than in the United States (USA).

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

Cost of living in Sardinia by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in Sardinia compared to the national average.

Cities /Sardinia View Details
Cagliari 4% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Cagliari
Alghero 6% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Alghero
Villacidro 6% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Villacidro
Sassari 7% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Sassari
Olbia 10% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Olbia
Pula 16% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Pula



Local prices in Sardinia by expense type

Sardinia: Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Sardinia costs 21% less than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 18/person
($ 12 to $ 21)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 18
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 30/person
($ 24 to $ 48)

21% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 9.6/person
($ 9.6 to $ 11)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.4
Local beer
Local beer
$ 4.8 for 500ml
($ 3.6 to $ 6)

18% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.4 for 330ml
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.5
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.7/cup
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.6/can
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

9% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.1/bottle
($ 1 to $ 1.8)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9

Sardinia: Hotel and accommodation budget

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Sardinia is 9% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 124/night
($ 124 to $ 124)

5% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 119
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 131/night
($ 116 to $ 144)

1% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 133
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 186/night
($ 133 to $ 263)

1% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 189
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 223/night
($ 130 to $ 380)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 280
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 561/night
($ 384 to $ 820)

0% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 562
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 90/month
($ 90 to $ 90)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 122
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 273/month
($ 183 to $ 421)

48% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 186
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 263/month
($ 125 to $ 462)

54% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 171
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 138/month
($ 102 to $ 232)

41% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 237
Family room
Family room
$ 298/month
($ 158 to $ 535)

69% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 177

Sardinia: Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in Sardinia costs 33% less than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.4/litre
($ 0.8 to $ 1.9)

33% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 2.5/500g
($ 1.7 to $ 4.7)

27% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.4
Rice
Rice
$ 2.4/kg
($ 1.4 to $ 3.3)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.7
Eggs
Eggs
$ 3.3/12 eggs
($ 1.7 to $ 4.8)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Chicken
Chicken
$ 10.3/kg
($ 7.2 to $ 15)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14
Apples
Apples
$ 2.7/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.5
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 3.1/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 3.6)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.4/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 2.3)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.5
($ 0.2 to $ 0.8)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2

Sardinia: Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in Sardinia is 23% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.6/ticket
($ 1.6 to $ 1.8)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 2.4/km
($ 1.3 to $ 2.4)

27% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 2.5/litre
($ 2.2 to $ 2.6)

68% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.5
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 6
($ 6 to $ 18)

58% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Car hire
Car hire
$ 44/24hrs
($ 21 to $ 136)

10% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Sardinia: Leisure activity budget

On average, budget for leisure activities in Sardinia costs 12% less than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 9.6/ticket
($ 8.4 to $ 12)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
Tennis
Tennis
$ 22/hr
($ 12 to $ 36)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 21

Sardinia: Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in Sardinia is 19% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 6.6/pack
($ 6 to $ 7.2)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 104
($ 60 to $ 144)

94% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 54
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 41
($ 24 to $ 60)

3% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 42

Plane ticket budget

London → Cagliari
London → Cagliari
London → Cagliari
$ 102
(fair price: $ 88)
London → Olbia
London → Olbia
London → Olbia
$ 149
(fair price: $ 116)
Dublin → Cagliari
Dublin → Cagliari
Dublin → Cagliari
$ 145
(fair price: $ 125)
Dublin → Alghero
Dublin → Alghero
Dublin → Alghero
$ 140
(fair price: $ 120)
New York City → Cagliari
New York City → Cagliari
New York City → Cagliari
$ 820
(fair price: $ 714)
Manchester → Olbia
Manchester → Olbia
Manchester → Olbia
$ 214
(fair price: $ 171)
London → Rome
London → Rome
London → Rome
$ 91
(fair price: $ 71)
Manchester → Rome
Manchester → Rome
Manchester → Rome
$ 122
(fair price: $ 107)
Manchester → Milan
Manchester → Milan
Manchester → Milan
$ 76
(fair price: $ 64)
London → Milan
London → Milan
London → Milan
$ 61
(fair price: $ 41)
London → Venice
London → Venice
London → Venice
$ 100
(fair price: $ 77)
London → Naples
London → Naples
London → Naples
$ 97
(fair price: $ 75)


About the information on the cost of living in Sardinia

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

Information about cost of living in Sardinia updated on 09-08-2022.

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