Prices in Benin

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

Currency in Benin to West African CFA franc (XOF CFA). For 10 US dollars you can get 5.88 thousand West African CFA francs. For 100 US dollars you can get 58.8 thousand West African CFA francs. And the other way: For 100 West African CFA francs you can get 0.184 US dollars.


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

Prices: Abomey   Abomey-Calavi   Bohicon   Comè   Cové   Lokossa   Ouidah   Pobè   Porto-Novo   Sakété  

Summing up costs, it can be concluded that in Benin it is cheaper than in United States. Food is 56% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 54%. And in the case of the cost of living in Benin, they are lower than the cost in United States about 69%. When it comes to spending free time, entertainment and sport, it's more expensive by 14%.

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

The average price of accommodation in Benin is $56 (CFA 32K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $41 (CFA 23K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $20 (CFA 11K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Benin in $43 (CFA 25K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $54 (CFA 30K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $100 (CFA 59K) in Benin 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 $18K (CFA 10M)


When you're thinking about traveling and it doesn't necessarily have to be a specific country, maybe the costs will be less than in Benin in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Togo, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, and Niger.

Food

Current overview: food prices Benin

Living

Current overview: cost of living Benin

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

fees

$31 ($20 - $37)
82% less than in United States

internet

$47 ($46 - $50)
31% less than in United States

average earnings

$370
90% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$58 ($46 - $74)
96% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$130 ($83 - $180)
93% less than in United States

bread

$1.5 ($1.3 - $1.8)
by half less than in United States

cheese

$3.1 ($1.8 - $3.7)
73% less than in United States

rice

$1.1 ($0.92 - $1.5)
73% less than in United States

tomatoes

$1.8 ($1.3 - $2.8)
by half less than in United States

bananas

$1.3 ($0.74 - $1.7)
21% less than in United States

wine

$3.7 ($2.8 - $11)
71% less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$3 ($1.5 - $6.4)
81% less than in United States

local beer

$1.1 ($0.64 - $1.8)
78% less than in United States

coffee

$2.6 ($2.2 - $2.8)
by half less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.78 ($0.55 - $1.3)
by half less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$15 ($11 - $18)
76% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.9 ($0.64 - $1.3)
by half less than in United States