Cost of living in Bergen, Norway

Summary of cost of living in Bergen

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: kr 46,060
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: kr 24,499
  • WARNING!  These estimates are based on data that may have some inconsistencies at the moment. They already provide a decent estimate but they are not currently bullet-proof.
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List of prices in Bergen, Norway. Current as of Jan 2020.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district kr 186
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) kr 105
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 65
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 18
12 eggs, large kr 45
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 36
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 58
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 28
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes kr 21
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 32
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 160
2 liters of coca-cola kr 38
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 16
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area kr 20,505
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area kr 13,769
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,713
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area kr 11,992
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area kr 8,481
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio kr 951
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) kr 356
40” flat screen tv kr 4,791
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) kr 962
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 80
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 211
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) kr 891
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) kr 312
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) kr 1,062
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes kr 1,510
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 302,639
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 16
Monthly ticket public transport kr 705
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) kr 190
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) kr 75
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) kr 129
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) kr 405
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) kr 39
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 44
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 42
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 29
Tube of toothpaste kr 26
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 341
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 503
2 tickets to the movies kr 238
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 600
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert kr 861
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 127
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr 49
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr 83
Ipad wi-fi 128gb kr 4,677
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr 1.13
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 492
1 package of marlboro cigarettes kr 119
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 202 prices entered by 18 different people.
Latest price update: January 28, 2020

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