Cost of living in Trondheim, Norway

Summary of cost of living in Trondheim

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: kr 46,102
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: kr 23,252
  • Cost of living in Trondheim is more expensive than in 81% of cities in Western Europe (11 out of 54)
  • Cost of living in Trondheim is more expensive than in 86% of cities in the World (29 out of 207)
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List of prices in Trondheim
Current as of Jul 2021.

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Food Update prices
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district kr 219
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) kr 112
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 64
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 21
12 eggs, large kr 53
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 35
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 56
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 30
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes kr 24
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 35
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 155
2 liters of coca-cola kr 40
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 26
Housing Update prices
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area kr 17,076
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area kr 13,833
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,335
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area kr 11,243
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area kr 9,009
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio kr 885
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) kr 354
40” flat screen tv kr 3,354
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) kr 969
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 84
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 252
Clothes Update prices
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) kr 904
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) kr 410
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) kr 968
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes kr 1,370
Transportation Update prices
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 335,794
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 16
Monthly ticket public transport kr 814
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) kr 223
Personal Care Update prices
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) kr 88
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) kr 222
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) kr 337
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) kr 41
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 47
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 42
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 31
Tube of toothpaste kr 29
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 406
Entertainment Update prices
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 543
2 tickets to the movies kr 258
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 626
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert kr 723
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 113
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr 43
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr 95
Ipad wi-fi 128gb kr 4,446
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr 0.79
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 417
1 package of marlboro cigarettes kr 105
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 140 prices entered by 14 different people.
Latest price update: July 24, 2021

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