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Cost of Living in Tirana | Albania

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$687
$1632
🛋️ Without rent
$388
$1170
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$299
$462
🍽️ Food
$236
$636
🚐 Transport
$71.5
$207
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$396
🏙️ Population
418k

The average cost of living in Tirana is $687, which is in the top 32% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6302nd out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 10 in Albania.

The median after-tax salary is $396, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 929th (TOP 10%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Albania. With an estimated population of 418k, Tirana is the 1st largest city in Albania.

✈️ Closest airport13 kmTirana International Airport Mother Teresa
😷 Air qualityModerate18.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank5554Epoka University
Cost of living in Tirana infographic

Prices in Tirana

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.33
☕ Cappuccino
$1.36
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.46
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.88
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.57
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.15
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.93
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.72
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.38

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.63

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$355
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$198
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$547
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$318
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$52.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$80.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1883
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$854

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$25.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.47
👖 Brand Jeans
$60
👟 Brand Sneakers
$96.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$142
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3221

Tirana Cost of Living comparison