Prices in Sweden

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

Currency in Sweden to Swedish krona (SEK). For 10 US dollars you can get 89.4 Swedish kronor. For 100 US dollars you can get 894 Swedish kronor. And the other way: For 10 Swedish kronor you can get 1.21 US dollars.


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

Prices: Eskilstuna   Karlstad   Lund   Örebro   Uppsala   Stockholm   Gothenburg   Linköping   Jönköping   Malmö  

In general, given the different costs, there are no significant differences in Sweden from costs in United States. Food prices are similar to ours In restaurants it will be more expensive by 21%. And the cost of living in Sweden is less than in United States about 9.6%. If we want to use our free time for entertainment or sport, we have to focus on spending more money by 23%.

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Sweden is $110 (SEK 970). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $37 (SEK 320) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $68 (SEK 580). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Sweden in $59 (SEK 500). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $88 (SEK 760) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $120 (SEK 1.1K) in Sweden 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 (SEK 1.7K)


And if you plan a trip to a given region of the world, maybe cheaper than in Sweden will be in nearby countries? See prices in: Aland Islands, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, and Norway.

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

fees

$91 ($48 - $180)
by half less than in United States

internet

$36 ($24 - $48)
by half less than in United States

jeans pants

$100 ($48 - $150)
130% more than in United States

average earnings

$3.1K
17% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$910 ($600 - $1.6K)
35% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$1.1K ($850 - $1.8K)
38% less than in United States

bread

$2.7 ($1.5 - $4.2)
5.3% less than in United States

cheese

$10 ($7.3 - $17)
11% less than in United States

rice

$3.1 ($1.8 - $4.5)
25% less than in United States

tomatoes

$3.7 ($2.1 - $4.8)
17% less than in United States

bananas

$2.7 ($1.8 - $3.6)
66% more than in United States

wine

$11 ($8.5 - $15)
13% less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$12 ($9.7 - $18)
22% less than in United States

local beer

$8.2 ($6 - $9.7)
by half more than in United States

coffee

$4.5 ($2.4 - $6.5)
1.5% more than in United States

bottle of water

$2 ($1.3 - $3)
28% more than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$9.7 ($9.1 - $11)
16% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$2.4 ($1.5 - $3.6)
19% more than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Sweden

Has the price of bread increased in Sweden?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $2.4(SEK 21), 2011: $2.3(SEK 20), 2012: $2.5(SEK 21), 2013: $2.3(SEK 19), 2014: $2.5(SEK 21), 2015: $2.4(SEK 21), 2016: $2.6(SEK 22), 2017: $2.6(SEK 22), and 2018: $2.7(SEK 24).

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

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $2.6(SEK 22), 2016: $2.5(SEK 22), 2017: $2.6(SEK 22), and 2018: $2.5(SEK 22)

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

Have prices increased in restaurants in Sweden?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $11(SEK 94), 2011: $9.8(SEK 84), 2012: $11(SEK 94), 2013: $10(SEK 88), 2014: $9.7(SEK 83), 2015: $11(SEK 94), 2016: $12(SEK 100), 2017: $12(SEK 100), and 2018: $13(SEK 110)

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

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $710(SEK 6.1K), 2011: $650(SEK 5.6K), 2012: $700(SEK 6K), 2013: $790(SEK 6.8K), 2014: $780(SEK 6.7K), 2015: $880(SEK 7.5K), 2016: $990(SEK 8.5K), 2017: $1K(SEK 8.9K), and 2018: $1.1K(SEK 9.4K)

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