Prices in Accra vs Budapest - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBudapest
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$947
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2234
🏠 One person rent
$414
$508
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$831
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$240
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$98.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$850
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.75M

The cost of living in Accra is 10% less expensive than in Budapest. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5511th ($856 vs $947) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Hungary, respectively. Check Ghana vs Hungary comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.9 months in Budapest. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Budapest ranked 1st in Hungary, while ranked 6318th and 419th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Budapest

AccraBudapest
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$5.31
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$27.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.75
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$509
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$369
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$887
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$614
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$96.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$149
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$14
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
5.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$3206
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$2127
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.12
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$30.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$9.86
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.8
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.34
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$4.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$8.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.29
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.05
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.25
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$5.11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$4.58
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$8.05
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.37
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.38
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.64
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$38
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$6.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$56.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$8.03
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$69.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$80.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$307
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$7744

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$457
20 km or 12 miTema
$875
56 km or 35 miKoforidua
$672
134 km or 83 miHo
$632
167 km or 104 miLome
$650
171 km or 106 miKpalime
$602
178 km or 111 miObuasi
$634
187 km or 116 miHohoe
$656
191 km or 119 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
198 km or 123 miKumasi
$597
258 km or 161 miAtakpame
$601
298 km or 185 miAbomey
$586
300 km or 187 miCotonou
$674
325 km or 202 miPorto-Novo
$619
354 km or 220 miSotouboua
$601
387 km or 240 miAbengourou
$842
395 km or 246 miGrand-Bassam
$657
400 km or 249 miSave
$587
403 km or 250 miSokode
$601
408 km or 253 miLagos
$1036
426 km or 265 miAbidjan
$1043
427 km or 265 miAbeokuta
$648
429 km or 267 miTamale
$496
447 km or 278 miAgboville
$840
464 km or 288 miKara
$571
465 km or 289 miDabou
$839
495 km or 308 miIbadan
$932
518 km or 322 miOyo
$706
565 km or 351 miIfe
$628
573 km or 356 miDivo
$841
577 km or 359 miOsogbo
$544
579 km or 359 miYamoussoukro
$1096
583 km or 362 miBouake
$986
614 km or 381 miIlorin
$739
622 km or 387 miAkure
$648
637 km or 396 miAdo Ekiti
$695
638 km or 397 miGagnoa
$839
646 km or 402 miLeo
$768
646 km or 402 miBenin
$858
657 km or 408 miWarri
$617

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DistanceCityCost of living
8.2 km or 5.1 miBudafok-Teteny
$612
16 km or 9.8 miErd
$616
16 km or 10 miDunakeszi
$763
17 km or 11 miSzigetszentmiklos
$612
27 km or 17 miGodollo
$717
32 km or 20 miVac
$761
49 km or 31 miTatabanya
$523
58 km or 36 miSzekesfehervar
$685
58 km or 36 miDunaujvaros
$581
67 km or 42 miCegled
$471
74 km or 46 miKomarno
$892
82 km or 51 miKecskemet
$621
84 km or 52 miNove Zamky
$778
86 km or 53 miSalgotarjan
$611
86 km or 53 miLevice
$1171
93 km or 58 miSzolnok
$482
96 km or 59 miVeszprem
$508
104 km or 65 miLucenec
$840
107 km or 67 miGyor
$723
109 km or 68 miEger
$631
115 km or 72 miNitra
$918
121 km or 75 miZvolen
$831
123 km or 76 miOzd
$635
130 km or 81 miSzekszard
$654
138 km or 86 miBanska Bystrica
$1017
139 km or 86 miMosonmagyarovar
$611
145 km or 90 miPrievidza
$1050
146 km or 91 miTrnava
$856
146 km or 91 miMiskolc
$528
146 km or 91 miBaja
$585
150 km or 93 miPiestany
$823
153 km or 95 miHodmezovasarhely
$517
158 km or 98 miKaposvar
$580
160 km or 99 miPetrzalka
$895
161 km or 100 miBratislava
$1110
163 km or 101 miSubotica
$500
163 km or 101 miSzeged
$608
170 km or 106 miPecs
$636
172 km or 107 miTrencin
$816
174 km or 108 miMartin
$922