Prices in Syria

What are the supermarket prices in Syria? Is the cost of living in Syria are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Syria and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Syria: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 16 hours ago)

Currency in Syria to Syrian pound (SYP). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 12.4 thousand Syrian pounds. For 99 US dollars you can get 124 thousand Syrian pounds. And the other way: For 99 Syrian pounds you can get 0.0787 US dollars.


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

Prices: Aleppo   Damascus   Homs   Latakia   Dar'a   Al-Bab   Raqqa   Darayya   Douma   Idlib  

Generally, it is much cheaper in Syria than in United States. Food is 59% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 66%. In turn, the cost of living in Syria is lower than the cost in United States by 30%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 64%.

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


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

Food

Current overview: food prices Syria

Living

Current overview: cost of living Syria

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

fees

$22 ($11 - $69)
87% less than in United States

internet

$38 ($20 - $150)
by half less than in United States

jeans pants

$18 ($5.9 - $40)
by half less than in United States

average earnings

$85
98% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$180 ($77 - $400)
86% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$210 ($99 - $390)
88% less than in United States

bread

$0.54 ($0.099 - $0.99)
80% less than in United States

cheese

$4.1 ($2 - $9.7)
62% less than in United States

rice

$1.3 ($0.45 - $2.9)
68% less than in United States

tomatoes

$0.58 ($0.19 - $1.2)
86% less than in United States

bananas

$1.4 ($0.81 - $3.9)
6.5% less than in United States

wine

$3 ($1.9 - $7.9)
75% less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$4.5 ($2 - $9.9)
70% less than in United States

local beer

$1.5 ($0.96 - $3.8)
70% less than in United States

coffee

$0.98 ($0.38 - $2.3)
77% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.31 ($0.2 - $0.58)
80% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$5 ($3 - $5.9)
38% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.59 ($0.4 - $0.99)
69% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Syria

Has the price of bread increased in Syria?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $0.5(SYP 620), 2011: $0.45(SYP 560), and 2013: $0.63(SYP 800).

Syria price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2010-2013
Syria price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Syria?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $5.2(SYP 6.5K), 2011: $3(SYP 3.7K), and 2013: $4.2(SYP 5.3K)

Syria price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2010-2013
Syria price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $170(SYP 220K), 2011: $430(SYP 540K), and 2013: $330(SYP 420K)

Syria price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2010-2013
Syria price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Syria price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2011-2013
Syria price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com