Blantyre (Blantyre, Malawi) has 1,895,973 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 228 km². It is near Lilongwe. The Vore provides the cost of living in Blantyre, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Blantyre

Minimum wage (Year) $136.8
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $1,172
Average salary (Month) $1,362.43

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Village Bar & Priory Inn or go clubbing in Blantyre? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Blantyre's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $3.29
Local beer brands
Price of coffee $1.56


Price of local beer (0,5L) $1.09

Most popular pubs/bars in Blantyre

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Blantyre

Price of a cocktail $

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Blantyre? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $1.56
Price of local wine (bottle) $10.99

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Blantyre? In the central Mandala or more remote Bangwe West? Or right next to St Michael and All Angels Church, Mandala House - Blantyre's oldest building, National Museum, and Carlsberg Brewery.? The real estate price level is duur(/100). The Vore talks Blantyre's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $NO DATA
Rent in cheaper area $48
Costs of internet $65
Costs of electricity, water and heating $29


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $NO DATA
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $NO DATA
Mortgage interest rate 39.00%

Blantyre's Neighborhoods


Photo of Mandala in Blantyre
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Photo of Nyambadwe in Blantyre
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Bangwe West

Photo of Bangwe West in Blantyre
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Real estate agents in Blantyre

T&G Real Estate

Location Blantyre, Malawi
Phone number +265 999 41 68 68
Contact Website

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Blantyre? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Blantyre. 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:$1.40 + $1.40(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $0.44
Price monthly public transport pass $
Gas price $1.47

Train companies in Blantyre

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Blantyre

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at 21 Grill on Hannover & Bombay Palace in Blantyre? Or buy food? The price level of food in Blantyre is (/100). The Vore provides Blantyre'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 $3.58
Price of local food restaurant $13.13
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $5.13
Price of bread $0.52
Price of milk $3.63

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Blantyre

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Blantyre

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List of supermarkets in Blantyre

No supermarkets listed.