Ostend is stijlvol, beeldschoon,  /  Ostend (West Flanders, Belgium) has 70,600 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 37.72 km². It is near Bruges. The Vore provides the cost of living in Ostend, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Ostend

Minimum wage (Year) $1673
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $43,629
Average salary (Month) $1,556.59

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at La Fayette & The Green Man or go clubbing at Krush Club in Ostend? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at Delhaize & SPAR? The alcohol price level is rated 78/100. The Vore provides Ostend's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age 16
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $6.44
Local beer brands Westvleteren 12 (XII) & Struise Pannepot Reserva
Price of coffee $2.95


Price of local beer (0,5L) $3.80

Most popular pubs/bars in Ostend

  • La Fayette

    Photo of La Fayette in Ostend
    Location Langestraat 12, Ostend, Belgium
    Phone number +32 475 658931
    Contact Website

  • The Green Man

    Photo of The Green Man in Ostend
    Location Koningsstraat 64, Ostend, Belgium
    Phone number +32 476 305501
    Contact Website

Most popular clubs in Ostend

Price of a cocktail $5.15

  • Krush Club

    Photo of Krush Club in Ostend
    Location Monacoplein, Ostend, Belgium
    Contact Website

Where to buy alcohol in Ostend? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $1.34
Price of local wine (bottle) $7.07

  • Delhaize

    Location Leopold III-laan 7, Ostend, Belgium
    Contact Website

  • SPAR

    Location Langestraat 28, Ostend, Belgium
    Contact Website

General real estate information & average prices

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

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $860
Rent in cheaper area $665
Costs of internet $43
Costs of electricity, water and heating $135


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $1,490
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $800
Mortgage interest rate 2.58%

Ostend's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Ostend

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Ostend? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Ostend. 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:$3.60 + $2.55(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $2.72
Price monthly public transport pass $64.26
Gas price $1.62

Train companies in Ostend

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Ostend

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at St Tropez & Bajatzu in Ostend? Or buy food at supermarkets like SPAR Oostende & Supermarkt Delhaize Oostende Hazegras or at local market places like Ostende City Center? The price level of food in Ostend is duur(99/100). The Vore provides Ostend's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is stijlvol, beeldschoon, and in terms of food costs it's duur.
Price of budget restaurant $17.29
Price of local food restaurant $39.30
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $8.69
Price of bread $2.23
Price of milk $0.93

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Ostend

    St Tropez

    Type of restaurant French restaurant
    Location Van Iseghemlaan 56, Ostend 8400, Belgium


    Type of restaurant Italian restaurant‎
    Location Kadzandstraat 12, Ostend 8400, Belgium

    Gelato Maxzim

    Type of restaurant Local restaurant
    Location Hertstraat 3, Ostend, Belgium

Great local market places in Ostend

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Ostend

    Supermarkt Delhaize Oostende Hazegras

    Location Leopold III-laan 7, 8400 Oostende, Belgium
    Phone number +32 59 80 39 11

    SPAR Oostende

    Location Langestraat 28, 8400 Oostende, Belgium
    Phone number +32 59 80 44 89