Cost of living and prices in France, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. 🇫🇷 Updated May 2021

France is country located in Western Europe. Bordered by Andorra, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Spain, Switzerland. France covers an area of 547,030 square kilometres. France has a population of 64,768,389 and a population density of 118.4 people per square kilometre. The official language of France is French. France gross domestic product (GDP) is $2,739,000,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 42289. The currency in France is Euro. Top level domains in France: .fr

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

1488.53 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 1488.53 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in France

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
14.38 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
59.93 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
9.58 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
5.99 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
5.39 $
Cappuccino
3.18 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.80 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.81 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.14 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.63 $
White Rice, 1 kg
2.04 $
Eggs, 12 pack
3.17 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
17.17 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
11.68 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
18.76 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.77 $
Banana, 1 kg
2.19 $
Oranges, 1 kg
2.54 $
Tomato, 1 kg
2.75 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.75 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.99 $
Lettuce, 1 head
1.23 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.75 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
7.19 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.98 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
2.17 $
Pack of Cigarettes
8.39 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
1.92 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
67.12 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
5.99 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
2.23 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
35.97 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
1.54 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
23,974.59 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
25,458.17 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
161.50 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.27 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
31.59 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
45.54 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
18.27 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
11.99 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
2,301.43 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
3.81 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
659.41 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
28,133.83 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
101.55 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
42.32 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
99.77 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
131.29 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
780.89 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
641.48 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
1,457.13 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
1,121.19 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
5,480.24 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
3,834.45 $