Cost of living in Tbilisi, Georgia

Summary of cost of living in Tbilisi

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: $2,496 (6,751 Lari)
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: $1,273 (3,444 Lari)
  • WARNING!  These estimates are based on only a few data points. At the moment, you should treat them only as a best guess.

List of prices in Tbilisi
Current as of Dec 2022.

Change the currency:

Exchange rate: 0.36969 USD / GEL
↩ Change back to show only in GEL (Lari)
Food Update prices
GEL USD
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 28 Lari ($10)
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 20 Lari ($7)
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 7 Lari ($2.74)
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 4.83 Lari ($1.79)
12 eggs, large 7 Lari ($2.65)
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 4.57 Lari ($1.69)
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 11 Lari ($3.93)
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 3.12 Lari ($1.15)
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 1.82 Lari ($0.67)
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 3.27 Lari ($1.21)
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 19 Lari ($7)
2 liters of coca-cola 4.63 Lari ($1.71)
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 1.60 Lari ($0.59)
Expatistan is a collaborative effort. The data gets better with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Tbilisi.
Page-elements
Housing Update prices
GEL USD
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 2,713 Lari ($1,003)
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 1,820 Lari ($673)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 256 Lari ($95)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area 2,052 Lari ($759)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 1,006 Lari ($372)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio 270 Lari ($100)
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 30 Lari ($11)
40” flat screen tv 1,045 Lari ($386)
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) 474 Lari ($175)
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 21 Lari ($8)
Hourly rate for cleaning help 15 Lari ($5.54)
Clothes Update prices
GEL USD
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 217 Lari ($80)
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 110 Lari ($41)
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 286 Lari ($106)
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 292 Lari ($108)
Transportation Update prices
GEL USD
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new 37,473 Lari ($13,854)
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 3.44 Lari ($1.27)
Monthly ticket public transport 46 Lari ($17)
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 25 Lari ($9)
Expatistan is a collaborative effort. The data gets better with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Tbilisi.
Page-elements
Personal Care Update prices
GEL USD
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 16 Lari ($5.80)
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 28 Lari ($10)
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 63 Lari ($23)
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) 8 Lari ($3.06)
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 13 Lari ($4.80)
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 22 Lari ($8)
4 rolls of toilet paper 4.48 Lari ($1.66)
Tube of toothpaste 10 Lari ($3.72)
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 16 Lari ($5.81)
Entertainment Update prices
GEL USD
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 59 Lari ($22)
2 tickets to the movies 34 Lari ($13)
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 100 Lari ($37)
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 135 Lari ($50)
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 25 Lari ($9)
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 11 Lari ($4.21)
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 9 Lari ($3.30)
Ipad wi-fi 128gb 1,195 Lari ($442)
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.17 Lari ($0.06)
1 month of gym membership in business district 112 Lari ($41)
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 7 Lari ($2.60)
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 285 prices entered by 40 different people.
Latest price update: December 02, 2022

Moving to Tbilisi with your children?

International Schools in Tbilisi

Do you live in Tbilisi? We need your help!

What is the price of

Furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area

in Tbilisi?

Lari

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Prices recently added

  • Monthly rent - 45 m2 furnished studio in expensive area in Riyadh costs ﷼‎ 1,160 (4 minutes ago)
  • Basic dinner out in neighborhood pub, dinner for two in New York City costs $50 (35 minutes ago)
  • 1 liter of whole fat milk in Kaliningrad costs руб 75 (35 minutes ago)
  • 1 kg of boneless chicken breast in Berlin costs €3.95 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 6 eggs, large in Karachi costs ₨300 (about 2 hours ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Ul'yanovsk costs руб 100 (about 2 hours ago)

Make a different comparison:

Compare cost of living between cities:
vs