Prices in Lebanon

What are the supermarket prices in Lebanon? Is the cost of living in Lebanon are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Lebanon and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Lebanon: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 15 hours ago)

Currency in Lebanon to Lebanese pound (LBP). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 15.1 thousand Lebanese pounds. For 99 US dollars you can get 151 thousand Lebanese pounds. And the other way: For 99 Lebanese pounds you can get 0.065 US dollars.


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

Prices: Beirut   Sidon   Tripoli   Salima   Baalbek   Byblos (Jbail, Jbeil, Jubayl)   Juniyah   Zahlah   Metn   Broumana  

Food and basic products are more expensive about 200,000%. In restaurants it will be more expensive by 150,000%. And the cost of living is higher in Lebanon around 120,000%. In the case of sport and entertainment our expenses can be higher by 260,000%.

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Lebanon is $110. If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $40 and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $34. The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Lebanon in $59. 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $74 Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $94 in Lebanon 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 $200


And if the trip plans are simply for a given region of the world, then maybe it will come out cheaper than in Lebanon in nearby countries? See prices in: Palestine, Syria, Cyprus, Israel, and Jordan.

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

fees

$240K ($150K - $450K)
150,000% more than in United States

internet

$74K ($50K - $150K)
110,000% more than in United States

jeans pants

$120K ($50K - $300K)
280,000% more than in United States

average earnings

$1.4M
39,000% more than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$1.3M ($750K - $2.5M)
99,000% more than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$1.4M ($900K - $2.2M)
80,000% more than in United States

bread

$1.7K ($990 - $4K)
61,000% more than in United States

cheese

$20K ($7.5K - $50K)
180,000% more than in United States

rice

$5.9K ($2K - $12K)
150,000% more than in United States

tomatoes

$3.8K ($1.2K - $6.4K)
90,000% more than in United States

bananas

$4.4K ($1.5K - $7.9K)
290,000% more than in United States

wine

$25K ($12K - $50K)
210,000% more than in United States

cheap restaurant

$20K ($10K - $40K)
130,000% more than in United States

local beer

$6K ($3K - $15K)
120,000% more than in United States

coffee

$6.7K ($1.5K - $15K)
160,000% more than in United States

bottle of water

$1.2K ($740 - $2.5K)
77,000% more than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$17K ($12K - $25K)
210,000% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$2.9K ($1.5K - $5K)
150,000% more than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Lebanon

Has the price of bread increased in Lebanon?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2011: $0.75(LBP 1.1K), 2012: $0.83(LBP 1.3K), 2013: $0.88(LBP 1.3K), 2014: $0.8(LBP 1.2K), 2015: $0.81(LBP 1.2K), 2016: $0.78(LBP 1.2K), 2017: $0.79(LBP 1.2K), and 2018: $0.89(LBP 1.4K).

Lebanon price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2011-2018
Lebanon price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.6(LBP 2.4K), 2016: $1.1(LBP 1.8K), 2017: $1.1(LBP 1.7K), and 2018: $1.3(LBP 1.9K)

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

Have prices increased in restaurants in Lebanon?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2011: $13(LBP 20K), 2012: $9.9(LBP 15K), 2013: $9.9(LBP 15K), 2014: $9.9(LBP 15K), 2015: $9.9(LBP 15K), 2016: $9.9(LBP 15K), 2017: $9.9(LBP 15K), and 2018: $9.9(LBP 15K)

Lebanon price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2011-2018
Lebanon price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2011: $670(LBP 1M), 2012: $780(LBP 1.2M), 2013: $650(LBP 990K), 2014: $880(LBP 1.3M), 2015: $1K(LBP 1.5M), 2016: $950(LBP 1.4M), 2017: $900(LBP 1.4M), and 2018: $900(LBP 1.4M)

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