Cost of Living in Banff | Alberta

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1840
$4641
🛋️ Without rent
$722
$2228
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1117
$2413
🍽️ Food
$534
$1396
🚐 Transport
$63.8
$176
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2576
🏙️ Population
7.58k

The average cost of living in Banff is $1840, which is in the top 6% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 483rd out of 9294 in our global list, 10th out of 153 in Canada, and 2nd out of 10 in the Alberta.

The median after-tax salary is $2576, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.4 months. Ranked 5362nd (TOP 58%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 134th best city to live in Canada, and 8th most liveable city in Alberta. With an estimated population of 7.58k, Banff is the 153rd largest city in Canada.

✈️ Closest airport84 kmCalgary / Springbank Airport
😷 Air qualityExcellent7.6 µg/m³
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Prices in Banff

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$20.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$73.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.44
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.37
☕ Cappuccino
$3.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.74

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$960
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$976
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2307
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2206
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$80.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$123
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5700
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3308

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$50
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26.3
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.78

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.02
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.27
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.21
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.22
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.34
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.71
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.54
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.77

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$46.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.16
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$64.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$54.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$117
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$660
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8766