Prices in Malawi

What are the supermarket prices in Malawi? Is the cost of living in Malawi are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Malawi and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Malawi: food prices, Restaurant prices, cost of living, and entertainment costs (The last update: today 12 hours ago)

Currency in Malawi to Malawian kwacha (MWK). For 10 US dollars you can get 17 thousand Malawian kwachas. For 100 US dollars you can get 170 thousand Malawian kwachas. And the other way: For 100 Malawian kwachas you can get 0.06 US dollars.



What are the different prices in the cities in Malawi? Look here: Prices in cities in Malawi

Prices: Lilongwe   Blantyre   Balaka Township   Dedza   Kasungu   Liwonde   Mangochi   Mulanje   Mwanza   Mzimba  

Summing up costs, it can be concluded that in Malawi it is cheaper than in United States. Food is 55% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 65%. And in the case of the cost of living in Malawi, they are lower than the cost in United States about 12%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 45%.

Are hotels expensive in Malawi? How much will we pay for a room in Malawi?

The average price of accommodation in Malawi is $87 (MWK 150K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $62 (MWK 100K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $11 (MWK 19K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Malawi in $89 (MWK 150K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $96 (MWK 160K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $120 (MWK 200K) in Malawi If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $130 (MWK 210K)


When you're thinking about traveling and it doesn't necessarily have to be a specific country, maybe the costs will be less than in Malawi in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Zambia, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, and Comoros.

Comparison of selected prices in Malawi with prices in United States:

fees

$32 ($18 - $51)
83% less than in United States

internet

$85 ($42 - $150)
22% more than in United States

jeans pants

$23 ($15 - $30)
by half less than in United States

average earnings

$190
95% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$150 ($90 - $420)
92% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$260 ($90 - $480)
88% less than in United States

bread

$0.5 ($0.21 - $0.9)
85% less than in United States

cheese

$11 ($5.4 - $15)
8.4% less than in United States

rice

$0.64 ($0.36 - $1)
85% less than in United States

tomatoes

$0.8 ($0.48 - $1.2)
82% less than in United States

bananas

$0.8 ($0.6 - $1.5)
by half less than in United States

wine

$3.9 ($2.9 - $6)
70% less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$2.4 ($1.5 - $3)
86% less than in United States

local beer

$0.48 ($0.42 - $0.6)
90% less than in United States

coffee

$1.5 ($0.9 - $2.1)
68% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.24 ($0.18 - $0.36)
87% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$3.1 ($3 - $4.8)
69% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.47 ($0.3 - $1.2)
80% less than in United States

Prices in cities and towns in Malawi

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