Cost of Living

Budget

Below is an average monthly budget in Turkish Lira to give you an idea of the cost of living. The budget does not include expenses for books, for travel within Turkey or expenses for household furnishings.

Housing 400 – 600 Liras  (200-300 Euros) Coffee 11  Liras  / 200 gr Banana 3  Liras  / 1 kg
Transportation 100 Liras   (50 Euros) Coke 1,5  Liras  / 1 lt Chocolate 1,8  Liras  / 100 gr
Please note that personal expenses like clothing, medicines, dental care, leisure activities, etc. are not included in this budget.

 

Bread 0.6  Liras Juice 1,8  Liras  / 1 lt
Milk 1,7  Liras  / 1 lt Beer 2,5 Liras  / 50 cl
Yoghurt 1,5  Liras  / 0,5kg Water 2  Liras  / 5 lt
Pasta 0,7  Liras  / 0.5kg Cinema 10  Liras
Tomatoes 1  Lira / 1kg Theater 5  Liras