Albania is leuk, prettig,  /  Albania has a population of 2,886,026, and its size (surface area) is 28,748 km². It borders Greece Kosovo Macedonia Montenegro , and the country code (phone) is +355. The Vore provides the cost of living in Albania, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Albania

Minimum wage (Year)$179.77
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$12,484
Average salary (Month)$312.35

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Jericho Cocktail Bar & Radio Bar Tirana or go clubbing at Mumja Club & Tao Club Lounge in Albania? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at Bota e Verës & New Irish? The alcohol price level is rated 31/100. The Vore provides Albania's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age18
Legal smoking age 18
Price pack of cigarettes$2.55
Local beer brandsBrauhaus Dark Brau (Brunja) & Brauhaus Bockbier (Vera Elbit)
Price of coffee$1.14
Price of local beer (0,5L)$1.01
Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$0.86
Price of local wine (supermarket - bottle)$5.10
Price of Cocktail (club)$4.77

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Albania? In the central Saint Prokopi Park or more remote Shukurit? Or right next to Butrint? The real estate price level is prijzig(10/100). The Vore talks Albania's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$240
Rent in cheaper area$134
Costs of internet$17
Costs of electricity, water and heating$59


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$1329
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$582
Mortgage interest rate6.84%

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Traveling with Hekurudha Shqiptare? Or taking a bus or taxi from Butrint to Berat Fortress in Albania? The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, and how much to tip cab drivers in Albania.
Public transport map of Albania

Average taxi priceStart price:$2.24 + $2.24(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.44
Price monthly public transport pass$10.37
Gas price$1.52

Train companies in Albania

    Hekurudha Shqiptare

Bus companies

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat tavë kosi(national dish) at A la Sante & Artigiano in Albania? Or buy food at supermarkets like Carrefour & Conad or at local market places like Rruga Murat Toptani? The price level of food in Albania is degeljk geprijsd(30/100). The Vore provides Albania's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
Price of budget restaurant$6.36
Price of local food restaurant$10.81
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$4.16
Price of bread$0.65
Price of milk$1.11

Cost of living & average salary by city Albania