İstanbul (İstanbul, Marmara, Turkey) has 14,804,116 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 5,343 km². It is near Bursa. The Vore provides the cost of living in İstanbul, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Center map
Minimum wage (Year)$7,266
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$22,021
Average salary (Month)$666.4

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Hazzo Pulo Sarap Evi & Old English Pub or go clubbing in İstanbul? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides İstanbul's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$3.33
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$2.13


Price of local beer (0,5L)$2.74

Most popular pubs/bars in İstanbul

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in İstanbul

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in İstanbul? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$1.82
Price of local wine (bottle)$8.28

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in İstanbul? Or right next to Hagia Sophia Museum/Church? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks İstanbul's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$465
Rent in cheaper area$255
Costs of internet$15
Costs of electricity, water and heating$85


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$2,210
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$1,015
Mortgage interest rate12.13%

İstanbul's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in İstanbul

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Useful websites for finding a place in İstanbul:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in İstanbul? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in İstanbul. 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 priceStart price:$1.08 + $0.59(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.80
Price monthly public transport pass$50.71
Gas price$1.50

Train companies in İstanbul

Bus companies

Taxi companies in İstanbul

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Deraliye Ottoman Palace C & Sans Restaurant in İstanbul? Or buy food? The price level of food in İstanbul is (/100). The Vore provides İstanbul'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$6.06
Price of local food restaurant$11.23
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$3.08
Price of bread$0.51
Price of milk$2.92

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in İstanbul

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in İstanbul

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List of supermarkets in İstanbul

No supermarkets listed.