Cost of Living in Barcelona in 2019

Cost of Living in Barcelona

Country: Spain

Last updated: November 2018

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Estimated budget for 1 person$
FOOD
A loaf of bread (400 g)*27 pieces, Potato (1 kg)*8.4 kg, White rice (1 kg)*5 kg, Onion (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Salad (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Tomatoes (1 kg)*5 kg, Apples (kg)*3 kg, Bananas (kg)*3 kg, Orange (1 kg)*2 kg, Beef (1 kg)*4, Pork (1 kg)*2.5, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*6 kg, Milk (1 l)*20 l, Local cheese (1 kg)*2 kg, Eggs (12) *4 pieces, Mineral water (1.5 l)*30 l
301.10$ 268.66
RENT
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre*1, Internet (60 Mbps)*1
893.00$ 796.79
Restaurants
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*4, Cappuccino (regular)*12, Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle)*10, Big Mac meal*4, Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l)*5, Wine (700 ml)*1
142.79$ 127.41
Transport
Public transport (Monthly pass)*1, Taxi Start*5, Taxi (1 km)*20
104.75$ 93.46
Personal care
Tube of toothpaste*1, Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.)*1, Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)*1, Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands)*0.3, Visit to private doctor*0.4
36.23$ 32.33
Entertaiment
1 ticket to the movie*3, 1 ticket to the theatre*1, Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult*1, 1 cocktail drink in downtown club*3
164.00$ 146.33
For 1 day, cheap varriant, per day$
Hostel (for 1 person)*1 37.00$ 33.01
A loaf of bread (400 g)*1, Local cheese (1 kg)*0.1, Milk (1 l)*1, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*0.3, Apples (kg)*0.3, Bananas (kg)*0.3, Orange (1 kg)*0.3, Potato (1 kg)*0.5, Eggs (12) *0.4 9.40$ 8.39
Public transport (1 way ticket)*4 10.00$ 8.92
For 1 day, mid-range varriant, per day$
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night)*1 94.00$ 83.87
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*3 36.00$ 32.12
Public transport (1 way ticket)*6 15.00$ 13.38
Food prices$
A loaf of bread (400 g) 1.38$ 1.23
Milk (1 l) 1.00$ 0.89
Eggs (12) 2.20$ 1.96
Local cheese (1 kg) 10.91$ 9.73
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 8.43$ 7.52
White rice (1 kg) 1.16$ 1.04
Onion (1 kg) 1.50$ 1.34
Salad (1 kg) 1.19$ 1.06
Potato (1 kg) 1.30$ 1.16
Tomatoes (1 kg) 1.90$ 1.70
Bananas (kg) 2.00$ 1.78
Apples (kg) 2.15$ 1.92
Orange (1 kg) 2.09$ 1.86
Beef (1 kg) 14.39$ 12.84
Pork (1 kg) 13.80$ 12.31
Mineral water (1.5 l) 0.70$ 0.62
Restaurants$
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 12.00$ 10.71
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 23.00$ 20.52
Cappuccino (regular) 2.25$ 2.01
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 2.10$ 1.87
Water (330 ml bottle) 1.47$ 1.31
Big Mac meal 8.90$ 7.94
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 48.00$ 42.83
Alcohol$
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 0.96$ 0.86
Imported beer (0,33 l) 1.62$ 1.45
Wine (700 ml) 6.39$ 5.70
Vodka, rum, brandy 8.67$ 7.74
Pack of cigarettes 6.00$ 5.35
Hotels and hostels$
Hostel (for 1 person) 37.00$ 33.01
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 94.00$ 83.87
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 118.00$ 105.29
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 258.00$ 230.20
Apartments for rent$
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 1080.00$ 963.64
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 840.00$ 749.50
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 1730.00$ 1543.61
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1250.00$ 1115.32
Internet (60 Mbps) 53.00$ 47.29
Transportation$
Public transport (1 way ticket) 2.50$ 2.23
Public transport (Monthly pass) 62.00$ 55.32
Taxi Start 2.95$ 2.63
Taxi (1 km) 1.40$ 1.25
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 26.00$ 23.20
Petrol (gas) 1.50$ 1.34
Personal care$
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 8.00$ 7.14
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 7.00$ 6.25
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 5.66$ 5.05
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 3.55$ 3.17
Tube of toothpaste 2.28$ 2.03
Visit to private doctor 60.00$ 53.54
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 18.00$ 16.06
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 4.00$ 3.57
Entertainment$
1 ticket to the movie 11.00$ 9.81
1 ticket to the theatre 42.00$ 37.47
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.00$ 22.31
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.00$ 47.29
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 12.00$ 10.71
Other prices$
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.00$ 79.41
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00$ 32.12
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 102.00$ 91.01
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.00$ 108.86
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