Travel budget in Slovakia

Slovakia: calculate your travel budget

Slovakia: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 47 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1077* (910 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 75 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 11 per person
  • $ 8.4 per person

Total budget:

$ 2180* (1834 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 107 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 33 per person
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 17 per person

Total budget:

$ 3495* (2926 €)

* 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 Slovakia in 2022

Cost of living: Slovakia VS United States

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Slovakia in 2022 is 39% 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 Slovakia by city

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

Cities /Slovakia View Details
Bratislava 12% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Bratislava
Kosice 4% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Kosice
Zilina 1% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Zilina
Bardejov 3% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Bardejov
Poprad 5% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Poprad
Levice 6% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Levice

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Local prices in Slovakia by expense type

Slovakia: Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Slovakia costs 48% less than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 7.2/person
($ 5 to $ 12)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 18/person
($ 12 to $ 36)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 41
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 7.4/person
($ 6.9 to $ 8.4)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2 for 500ml
($ 1.2 to $ 3)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 6.2
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.6 for 330ml
($ 0.8 to $ 2.4)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.5/cup
($ 1.4 to $ 3.6)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.9/can
($ 1.2 to $ 3)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.4/bottle
($ 1.1 to $ 2.4)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Slovakia: Hotel and accommodation budget

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Slovakia costs 47% less than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 60/night
($ 60 to $ 60)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 121
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 63/night
($ 53 to $ 73)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 139
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 87/night
($ 66 to $ 119)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 199
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 128/night
($ 100 to $ 185)

55% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 291
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 231/night
($ 202 to $ 269)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 602
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 49/month
($ 44 to $ 58)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 103/month
($ 83 to $ 127)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 192
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 136/month
($ 97 to $ 195)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 177
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 72/month
($ 59 to $ 88)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 243
Family room
Family room
$ 189/month
($ 121 to $ 303)

4% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 182

Slovakia: Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in Slovakia costs 53% less than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1/litre
($ 0.7 to $ 1.3)

18% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
($ 0.7 to $ 2.3)

69% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Rice
Rice
$ 1.6/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 2.3)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.6/12 eggs
($ 1.6 to $ 3.5)

31% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.9
Chicken
Chicken
$ 6.7/kg
($ 4.2 to $ 8.4)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
Apples
Apples
$ 1.8/kg
($ 1 to $ 2.4)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.8
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 3.8/kg
($ 1.6 to $ 5.4)

30% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.1/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.3)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7
($ 0.4 to $ 1.2)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3

Slovakia: Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in Slovakia costs 30% less than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.1/ticket
($ 0.7 to $ 1.2)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.2/km
($ 0.6 to $ 1.8)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.9/litre
($ 1.6 to $ 2.3)

22% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 3.6
($ 2 to $ 6)

10% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4
Car hire
Car hire
$ 16/24hrs
($ 8.4 to $ 63)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Slovakia: Leisure activity budget

On average, budget for leisure activities in Slovakia costs 38% less than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 8.4/ticket
($ 7.2 to $ 11)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
Tennis
Tennis
$ 14/hr
($ 9.6 to $ 18)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 22

Slovakia: Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in Slovakia costs 18% less than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.1/pack
($ 4.7 to $ 6)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 66
($ 30 to $ 114)

16% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 57
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 38
($ 24 to $ 60)

17% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 45

Plane ticket budget

London → Bratislava
London → Bratislava
London → Bratislava
$ 91
(fair price: $ 77)
Dublin → Bratislava
Dublin → Bratislava
Dublin → Bratislava
$ 114
(fair price: $ 95)
Manchester → Bratislava
Manchester → Bratislava
Manchester → Bratislava
$ 127
(fair price: $ 85)
Edinburgh → Bratislava
Edinburgh → Bratislava
Edinburgh → Bratislava
$ 150
(fair price: $ 118)
New York City → Bratislava
New York City → Bratislava
New York City → Bratislava
$ 762
(fair price: $ 623)
Toronto (Ontario) → Bratislava
Toronto (Ontario) → Bratislava
Toronto (Ontario) → Bratislava
$ 918
(fair price: $ 758)


About the information on the cost of living in Slovakia

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

Information about cost of living in Slovakia updated on 25-09-2022.

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