Herat is uitzonderlijk, traditioneel,  /  Herat (Herat, Afghanistan) has 1,890,202 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 54,778 km². It is near Kandahar Mashhad Mazar-i-Sharif . The Vore provides the cost of living in Herat, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Herat

Minimum wage (Year) $240.00
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $1,994
Average salary (Month) $240

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer or go clubbing in Herat? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Herat's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age Illegal
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $2.78
Local beer brands
Price of coffee $1.59


Price of local beer (0,5L) $5.39

Most popular pubs/bars in Herat

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Herat

Price of a cocktail $

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Herat? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $6.27
Price of local wine (bottle) $26.63

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Herat? In the central Herat or more remote Adraskan? Or right next to Herat Citadel? The real estate price level is goedkoop(/100). The Vore talks Herat's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $250
Rent in cheaper area $50
Costs of internet $400
Costs of electricity, water and heating $82


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $666
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $333
Mortgage interest rate %

Herat's Neighborhoods


On Google Maps

Chishti Sharif

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Real estate agents in Herat

Bashir Omar Real Estate

Phone number +93 (0) 790855050
Contact Website

Useful websites for finding a place in Herat:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus from Herat Citadel to Friday Mosque in Herat? A taxi from Herat International Airport(nearest airport) to (central station)? Or taking a bus from Herat Citadel to Friday Mosque in Herat? The public transport price level is goedkoop(/100) in Herat. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is uitzonderlijk, traditioneel, and in terms of traveling costs it's goedkoop.
Public transport map of Herat

Average taxi price Start price:$0.98 + $0.78(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $0.77
Price monthly public transport pass $9.55
Gas price $1.07

From the airport to city centre of Herat

From Herat International Airport to the centre it takes 15 minutes (16.9 km) and costs $17.00 - 22.00 by taxi.

Train companies in Herat

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Herat

    Afghanlogistics & Tours

    Phone number +93798 44 33 11
    Contact Website

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Isteqlal Restaurant in Herat? Or buy food at supermarkets like Real Supermarket & Green Super Store? The price level of food in Herat is goedkoop(/100). The Vore provides Herat's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is traditioneeland in terms of food costs it's goedkoop.
Price of budget restaurant $4.03
Price of local food restaurant $8.10
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $4.64
Price of bread $0.35
Price of milk $0.91

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Herat

    Isteqlal Restaurant

    Type of restaurant Local restaurant
    Location Bagh-e-Mellat, Roodaki Hwy,, Herat, Afghanistan

Great local market places in Herat

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Herat

    Green Super Store

    Location Herat, Afghanistan
    Phone number 0700447030

    Real Supermarket

    Location Arbabzadaha Herat, Afghanistan 234322