Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

Summary of cost of living in Prague

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: 67,509 Kč
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: 34,602 Kč
  • Cost of living in Prague is more expensive than in 78% of cities in Eastern Europe (3 out of 9)
  • Cost of living in Prague is cheaper than in 64% of cities in the World (103 out of 161)
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List of prices in Prague
Current as of Jan 2022.

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Food Update prices
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 198 Kč
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 154 Kč
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 95 Kč
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 23 Kč
12 eggs, large 57 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 58 Kč
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 91 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 39 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 22 Kč
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 19 Kč
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 154 Kč
2 liters of coca-cola 33 Kč
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 15 Kč
Housing Update prices
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 27,420 Kč
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 19,383 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,501 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area 19,187 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 13,852 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio 1,716 Kč
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 305 Kč
40” flat screen tv 10,124 Kč
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,660 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 266 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 213 Kč
Clothes Update prices
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 1,722 Kč
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 838 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 1,975 Kč
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,397 Kč
Transportation Update prices
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new 538,695 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 32 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 550 Kč
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 258 Kč
Personal Care Update prices
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 163 Kč
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 183 Kč
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 994 Kč
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) 91 Kč
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 89 Kč
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 83 Kč
4 rolls of toilet paper 40 Kč
Tube of toothpaste 53 Kč
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 504 Kč
Entertainment Update prices
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 529 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 371 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,683 Kč
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 1,113 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 166 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 69 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 40 Kč
Ipad wi-fi 128gb 12,289 Kč
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 3.93 Kč
1 month of gym membership in business district 879 Kč
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 122 Kč
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 327 prices entered by 71 different people.
Latest price update: January 16, 2022

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Prague position in our World Ranking

the world
103rd
out of 161
eastern europe
3rd
out of 9

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