Prices in Malta

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

Currency in Malta to euro (EUR €). For 10 US dollars you can get 8.95 euros. For 100 US dollars you can get 89.5 euros. And the other way: For 10 euros you can get 12.1 US dollars.


What are the different prices in the cities in Malta? What are the prices and costs in the islands belonging to Malta? See here: Prices on islands and cities in Malta

Prices: Gozo   Comino   Birkirkara   Mosta   Qormi   Żabbar   Gozo   Valletta   Mdina   Rabat   Safi   St. Julians (San Ġiljan)  

Given the different categories of costs and prices, when the expenditure is summed up, it comes out that more needs to be spent in Malta than in United States. Food is 12% cheaper. In restaurants it will be more expensive by 7%. The cost of living in Malta is comparable to the cost of living in United States. When it comes to spending free time, entertainment and sport, it's more expensive by 56%.

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Malta is $89 (€76). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $50 (€43) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $23 (€20). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Malta in $63 (€54). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $70 (€60) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $120 (€110) in Malta 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 $170 (€150)


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 Malta in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Tunisia, Italy, Greece, Albania, and San Marino.

Food

Current overview: food prices Malta

Living

Current overview: cost of living Malta

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

fees

$100 ($62 - $170)
by half less than in United States

internet

$41 ($36 - $54)
40% less than in United States

jeans pants

$85 ($30 - $130)
87% more than in United States

average earnings

$1.3K
64% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$1K ($730 - $1.3K)
27% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$1.4K ($970 - $2K)
25% less than in United States

bread

$1.4 ($0.97 - $2.4)
by half less than in United States

cheese

$11 ($6 - $18)
6.7% less than in United States

rice

$2.6 ($1.2 - $4.2)
38% less than in United States

tomatoes

$3.1 ($1.3 - $4.8)
31% less than in United States

bananas

$2.3 ($1.8 - $3.6)
by half more than in United States

wine

$7.3 ($4.8 - $12)
by half less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$18 ($11 - $30)
16% more than in United States

local beer

$3.6 ($1.8 - $4.8)
30% less than in United States

coffee

$2.7 ($1.2 - $4.2)
by half less than in United States

bottle of water

$1.4 ($1.2 - $2.4)
10% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$9.7 ($8.5 - $12)
16% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$2.2 ($1.7 - $3)
10% more than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Malta

Has the price of bread increased in Malta?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $0.81(€0.7), 2011: $1.1(€0.9), 2012: $0.89(€0.77), 2013: $1.2(€1), 2014: $1.1(€0.94), 2015: $1.1(€0.96), 2016: $1.1(€0.96), 2017: $1.2(€1), and 2018: $1.2(€1).

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

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.8(€1.6), 2016: $1.9(€1.7), 2017: $2(€1.7), and 2018: $2.1(€1.8)

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

Have prices increased in restaurants in Malta?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $9.7(€8.3), 2011: $12(€10), 2012: $14(€12), 2013: $12(€10), 2014: $12(€10), 2015: $18(€15), 2016: $15(€12), 2017: $15(€12), and 2018: $15(€12)

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

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $420(€360), 2011: $400(€340), 2012: $440(€370), 2013: $410(€350), 2014: $580(€500), 2015: $730(€630), 2016: $790(€680), 2017: $960(€830), and 2018: $980(€840)

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