Lusaka (Lusaka Province, Zambia) has 1,742,979 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 360 km². The Vore provides the cost of living in Lusaka, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Center map
Minimum wage (Year)$726
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$3,898
Average salary (Month)$3065.8

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Latitude 15 Degrees & Marlin Restaurant or go clubbing in Lusaka? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Lusaka's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$2.74
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$1.11


Price of local beer (0,5L)$0.84

Most popular pubs/bars in Lusaka

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Lusaka

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Lusaka? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$0.79
Price of local wine (bottle)$4.95

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

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

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$780
Rent in cheaper area$395
Costs of internet$110
Costs of electricity, water and heating$140


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$
Mortgage interest rate21.38%

Lusaka's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Lusaka

No agents listed.

Useful websites for finding a place in Lusaka:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Lusaka? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Lusaka. 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:$3.45 + $1.78(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.88
Price monthly public transport pass$33.65
Gas price$1.29

Train companies in Lusaka

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Lusaka

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Marlin Restaurant & Mint Lounge in Lusaka? Or buy food? The price level of food in Lusaka is (/100). The Vore provides Lusaka'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$6.99
Price of local food restaurant$15.50
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$4.13
Price of bread$0.77
Price of milk$4.67

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Lusaka

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Lusaka

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Lusaka

No supermarkets listed.