Prices in Albania

What are the supermarket prices in Albania? Is the cost of living in Albania are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Albania and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Albania: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 17 hours ago)

Currency in Albania to Albanian lek (ALL). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 1.04 thousand Albanian lekë. For 99 US dollars you can get 10.4 thousand Albanian lekë. And the other way: For 99 Albanian lekë you can get 0.945 US dollars.


What are the different prices in the cities in Albania? Look here: Prices in cities in Albania

Prices: Durrës   Fier   Korçë   Lezhë   Sarandë   Shkodër   Tirana   Vlorë   Lushnjë   Elbasan  

Collectively, it can be said that in Albania it is cheaper than in United States. Food is 53% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 57%. And the cost of living in Albania is less than in United States about 39%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 22%.

See also how prices have changed in previous years: Price changes in previous years in Albania


Are hotels expensive in Albania? How much will we pay for a room in Albania?

The average price of accommodation in Albania is $45 (ALL 4.7K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $35 (ALL 3.6K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $22 (ALL 2.3K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Albania in $39 (ALL 4.1K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $43 (ALL 4.5K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $57 (ALL 6K) in Albania If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $83 (ALL 8.7K)


And if you plan a trip to a given region of the world, maybe cheaper than in Albania will be in nearby countries? See prices in: Macedonia, Greece, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Bulgaria.

Comparison of selected prices in Albania with prices in United States:

fees

$79 ($57 - $140)
by half less than in United States

internet

$21 ($14 - $33)
68% less than in United States

jeans pants

$45 ($23 - $81)
3.2% more than in United States

average earnings

$400
89% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$270 ($140 - $430)
79% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$320 ($190 - $570)
81% less than in United States

bread

$0.64 ($0.43 - $0.94)
76% less than in United States

cheese

$5.6 ($3.8 - $8)
by half less than in United States

rice

$1.3 ($0.76 - $1.7)
67% less than in United States

tomatoes

$0.98 ($0.47 - $1.4)
77% less than in United States

bananas

$1.5 ($1 - $2.1)
Very much like in United States

wine

$6.6 ($3.8 - $11)
by half less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$5.7 ($3.3 - $9.4)
62% less than in United States

local beer

$1.4 ($0.94 - $2.6)
71% less than in United States

coffee

$1.3 ($0.93 - $1.5)
69% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.58 ($0.47 - $0.94)
62% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$4.7 ($4.3 - $5.7)
by half less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$1.2 ($0.76 - $1.5)
36% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Albania

Has the price of bread increased in Albania?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2012: $0.66(ALL 69), 2014: $0.53(ALL 55), 2015: $0.64(ALL 67), 2016: $0.62(ALL 65), 2017: $0.56(ALL 59), and 2018: $0.58(ALL 61).

Albania price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2012-2018
Albania price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.6(ALL 170), 2016: $1.6(ALL 170), 2017: $1.6(ALL 170), and 2018: $1.5(ALL 160)

Albania price changes: Bananas (1kg) 2015-2018
Albania price changes Bananas (1kg) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Albania?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2012: $4.4(ALL 460), 2014: $6.2(ALL 640), 2015: $7.6(ALL 790), 2016: $5.7(ALL 590), 2017: $6.4(ALL 670), and 2018: $5.2(ALL 540)

Albania price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2012-2018
Albania price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2012: $330(ALL 35K), 2014: $300(ALL 31K), 2015: $280(ALL 29K), 2016: $270(ALL 29K), 2017: $290(ALL 31K), and 2018: $310(ALL 32K)

Albania price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2012-2018
Albania price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Albania price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2012-2018
Albania price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com