Basel is  /  Basel (Basel, Switzerland) has 176,117 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 23.91 km². It is near Bern Genève . The Vore provides the cost of living in Basel, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Minimum wage (Year) $
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $59,150
Average salary (Month) $4,562.60

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Buecheli & Irrsinn Bar or go clubbing in Basel? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Basel's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $8.17
Local beer brands
Price of coffee $4.51


Price of local beer (0,5L) $6.33

Most popular pubs/bars in Basel

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Basel

Price of a cocktail $

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Basel? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $1.85
Price of local wine (bottle) $15.15

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Basel? In the central Altstadt Grossbasel or more remote Bettingen? Or right next to Schöneck ? The real estate price level is te duur(129/100). The Vore talks Basel's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $1349
Rent in cheaper area $1087
Costs of internet $49 
Costs of electricity, water and heating $229


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $8905
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $7817
Mortgage interest rate 1,46%

Basel's Neighborhoods


Photo of Bettingen in Basel
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City of Basel

Photo of City of Basel in Basel
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Am Ring

Photo of Am Ring in Basel
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Photo of Gundeldingen in Basel
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Real estate agents in Basel

Le Bar de la Crée

Location St. Alban-Vorstadt 35 4052 Basel Switzerland
Phone number +41 61 333 81 20
Contact Website


Location Engelgasse 12 4052 Basel Switzerland
Phone number +41 61 378 77 11
Contact Website


Location Innere Margarethenstr. 15 4051 Basel Switzerland
Phone number NO DATA
Contact Website

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Basel? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Basel. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi price Start price:$7.40 + $3.65(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $3.86
Price monthly public transport pass $79.41
Gas price $1.66

Train companies in Basel

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Basel

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knog & Restaurant Atelier im Teuf in Basel? Or buy food? The price level of food in Basel is (/100). The Vore provides Basel's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant $20.52
Price of local food restaurant $50.05
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $15.27
Price of bread $2.45
Price of milk $6.04

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Basel

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Basel

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List of supermarkets in Basel

No supermarkets listed.