Prices in Canada

What are the supermarket prices in Canada? Is the cost of living in Canada are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Canada and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Canada: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 22 hours ago)

Currency in Canada to Canadian dollar (CAD CA$). For 10 US dollars you can get 12.9 Canadian dollars. For 100 US dollars you can get 129 Canadian dollars. And the other way: For 10 Canadian dollars you can get 8.41 US dollars.


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

Prices: Brampton   Burlington   Burnaby   Calgary   Edmonton   Gatineau   Hamilton   Kitchener   Laval   London  

Given the different prices and costs and averaging you can say that in Canada is similar to the costs in United States. We will spend very similar amounts on food as in United States And if you go to the restaurant, the cost of dinner should not be particularly different from what we have become accustomed to in United States. In turn, the cost of living in Canada is lower than the cost in United States by 11%. In your free time you can have a break or relax while actively practicing sport - the costs are similar to those in United States

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Canada is $96 (CA$120). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $74 (CA$91) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $56 (CA$69). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Canada in $76 (CA$94). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $120 (CA$140) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $150 (CA$190) in Canada 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 $220 (CA$270)


And if the trip plans are simply for a given region of the world, then maybe it will come out cheaper than in Canada in nearby countries? See prices in: United States, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, The Bahamas, Iceland, and Cuba.

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

fees

$140 ($75 - $250)
19% less than in United States

internet

$66 ($50 - $100)
3.3% less than in United States

jeans pants

$53 ($25 - $84)
17% more than in United States

average earnings

$2.8K
24% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$1.1K ($720 - $1.7K)
20% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$1.5K ($890 - $2.4K)
16% less than in United States

bread

$2.5 ($1.6 - $3.9)
13% less than in United States

cheese

$11 ($5 - $28)
6.3% less than in United States

rice

$3.1 ($1.7 - $6.7)
24% less than in United States

tomatoes

$3.6 ($1.7 - $5.6)
18% less than in United States

bananas

$1.4 ($0.83 - $3.4)
11% less than in United States

wine

$13 ($10 - $21)
1.1% more than in United States

cheap restaurant

$15 ($9.3 - $25)
2.9% less than in United States

local beer

$5 ($3.4 - $7.2)
2.9% less than in United States

coffee

$3.6 ($2 - $5)
19% less than in United States

bottle of water

$1.6 ($1.1 - $2.5)
3% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$9.3 ($8.4 - $10)
11% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$1.9 ($1.3 - $2.5)
3.5% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Canada

Has the price of bread increased in Canada?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $2(CA$2.4), 2011: $2.1(CA$2.6), 2012: $2.2(CA$2.7), 2013: $2.3(CA$2.9), 2014: $2.3(CA$2.9), 2015: $2.4(CA$2.9), 2016: $2.3(CA$2.9), 2017: $2.3(CA$2.8), and 2018: $2.5(CA$3).

Canada price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2010-2018
Canada price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.5(CA$1.8), 2016: $1.5(CA$1.9), 2017: $1.4(CA$1.8), and 2018: $1.5(CA$1.8)

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

Have prices increased in restaurants in Canada?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $10(CA$12), 2011: $10(CA$12), 2012: $10(CA$13), 2013: $11(CA$14), 2014: $12(CA$15), 2015: $13(CA$16), 2016: $13(CA$16), 2017: $13(CA$16), and 2018: $13(CA$16)

Canada price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2010-2018
Canada price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $790(CA$970), 2011: $790(CA$980), 2012: $830(CA$1K), 2013: $940(CA$1.2K), 2014: $910(CA$1.1K), 2015: $980(CA$1.2K), 2016: $990(CA$1.2K), 2017: $1.1K(CA$1.3K), and 2018: $1.1K(CA$1.4K)

Canada price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2010-2018
Canada price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Canada price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2011-2018
Canada price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com