Prices in Malawi

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

Currency in Malawi to Malawian kwacha (MWK). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 8.09 thousand Malawian kwachas. For 99 US dollars you can get 80.9 thousand Malawian kwachas. And the other way: For 99 Malawian kwachas you can get 0.121 US dollars.


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

Prices: Lilongwe   Blantyre   Balaka Township   Dedza   Kasungu   Liwonde   Mangochi   Mulanje   Mwanza   Mzimba  

Summing up costs, it can be concluded that in Malawi it is cheaper than in United States. Food is 32% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 48%. And the cost of living is higher in Malawi around 9.9%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 18%.

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

The average price of accommodation in Malawi is $86 (MWK 70K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $61 (MWK 50K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $11 (MWK 8.8K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Malawi in $88 (MWK 72K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $94 (MWK 77K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $120 (MWK 94K) in Malawi 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 $120 (MWK 100K)


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 Malawi in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Zambia, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, and Comoros.

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

fees

$58 ($36 - $85)
64% less than in United States

internet

$180 ($97 - $300)
180% more than in United States

jeans pants

$45 ($19 - $95)
4.7% more than in United States

average earnings

$490
86% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$340 ($180 - $850)
75% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$570 ($180 - $970)
67% less than in United States

bread

$0.55 ($0.38 - $0.85)
80% less than in United States

cheese

$22 ($11 - $30)
twice as much as in United States

rice

$0.92 ($0.61 - $1.2)
77% less than in United States

tomatoes

$1.8 ($1.2 - $1.8)
by half less than in United States

bananas

$1.5 ($1.2 - $1.8)
1.9% less than in United States

wine

$7.6 ($5.4 - $7.9)
36% less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$3.9 ($2.4 - $9.5)
73% less than in United States

local beer

$0.97 ($0.91 - $1.2)
80% less than in United States

coffee

$2.1 ($0.85 - $5.4)
by half less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.36 ($0.3 - $0.61)
76% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$6.1 ($3.6 - $7.6)
24% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.72 ($0.42 - $1.5)
62% less than in United States