Prices in Norway

What are the supermarket prices in Norway? Is the cost of living in Norway are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Norway and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Norway: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 12 hours ago)

Currency in Norway to Norwegian krone (NOK). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 83.4 Norwegian kroner. For 99 US dollars you can get 834 Norwegian kroner. And the other way: For 9.9 Norwegian kroner you can get 1.18 US dollars.


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

Prices: Sandnes   Arendal   Bergen   Drammen   Hamar   Haugesund   Kristiansand   Moss   Oslo   Sandefjord  

Summing up different expenses, it can be concluded that it is generally more expensive in Norway than in United States. Food and basic products are more expensive about 50%. In restaurants it will be more expensive by 58%. And the cost of living is higher in Norway around 37%. In the case of sport and entertainment our expenses can be higher by 51%.

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Norway is $130 (NOK 1.1K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $56 (NOK 470) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $81 (NOK 680). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Norway in $68 (NOK 570). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $100 (NOK 840) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $130 (NOK 1.1K) in Norway 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 (NOK 1.7K)


And if the trip plans are simply for a given region of the world, then maybe it will come out cheaper than in Norway in nearby countries? See prices in: Denmark, Sweden, Aland Islands, Faroe Islands, and United Kingdom.

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

fees

$190 ($120 - $400)
20% more than in United States

internet

$59 ($47 - $82)
10% less than in United States

jeans pants

$100 ($59 - $140)
140% more than in United States

average earnings

$3.5K
Very much like in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$1.2K ($940 - $1.6K)
10% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$1.5K ($1.2K - $2.1K)
12% less than in United States

bread

$3.4 ($1.2 - $5.3)
24% more than in United States

cheese

$13 ($9.4 - $24)
16% more than in United States

rice

$3.2 ($1.4 - $4.7)
18% less than in United States

tomatoes

$4 ($2.4 - $5.9)
4.5% less than in United States

bananas

$2.7 ($1.9 - $4.7)
76% more than in United States

wine

$18 ($13 - $29)
by half more than in United States

cheap restaurant

$21 ($14 - $35)
by half more than in United States

local beer

$11 ($8 - $13)
110% more than in United States

coffee

$5 ($3.5 - $7.1)
18% more than in United States

bottle of water

$3.1 ($2.4 - $4.7)
twice as much as in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$14 ($12 - $16)
77% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$3.8 ($2.6 - $5.3)
twice as much as in United States

Price changes in previous years in Norway

Has the price of bread increased in Norway?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $2.3(NOK 19), 2011: $2.6(NOK 22), 2012: $2.6(NOK 22), 2013: $2.8(NOK 24), 2014: $2.8(NOK 24), 2015: $3(NOK 25), 2016: $2.8(NOK 23), 2017: $2.9(NOK 25), and 2018: $3.3(NOK 27).

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

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $2.4(NOK 20), 2016: $2.4(NOK 20), 2017: $2.7(NOK 23), and 2018: $2.7(NOK 23)

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

Have prices increased in restaurants in Norway?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $15(NOK 130), 2011: $16(NOK 140), 2012: $18(NOK 150), 2013: $18(NOK 150), 2014: $18(NOK 150), 2015: $20(NOK 170), 2016: $19(NOK 160), 2017: $20(NOK 170), and 2018: $20(NOK 170)

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

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $880(NOK 7.4K), 2011: $910(NOK 7.7K), 2012: $1.1K(NOK 9K), 2013: $1.1K(NOK 9.5K), 2014: $1.2K(NOK 10K), 2015: $1.2K(NOK 9.9K), 2016: $1.2K(NOK 10K), 2017: $1.2K(NOK 10K), and 2018: $1.3K(NOK 11K)

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