Cost of Living in Galway

Summary about cost of living in Galway, Ireland:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 10.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 77.50 € 60.00-160.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 € 8.50-10.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 € 4.50-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 € 4.00-7.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.61 € 2.50-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.49 € 1.10-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.36 € 1.00-3.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.03 € 2.84-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.39 € 0.91-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 € 0.45-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.03 € 2.40-3.78
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.87 € 1.81-11.34
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.73 € 1.81-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.08 € 3.63-7.25
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 € 0.59-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 € 0.57-2.27
Oranges (1 lb) 1.08 € 0.54-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 1.40 € 0.54-3.18
Potato (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.45-1.81
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 € 0.27-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 1.17 € 0.89-1.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.21 € 1.00-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 € 9.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.66 € 2.00-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.09 € 2.00-3.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 € 14.00-19.54
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 € 1.68-2.70
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 € 30.00-80.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.15 € 3.80-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.83 € 1.61-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 € 24.00-25.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.01 € 6.43-7.57
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,425.00 € 24,850.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,056.25 € 27,305.00-30,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.61 € 100.00-220.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.56 € 0.25-0.60
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.00 € 30.00-71.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.43 € 35.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.00 € 10.00-10.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 8.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 850.00 € 750.00-1,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,900.00 € 7,000.00-14,800.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.57 € 50.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.86 € 20.00-35.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.00 € 50.00-120.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.29 € 40.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,331.25 € 1,000.00-1,700.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,059.09 € 850.00-1,300.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,150.00 € 1,800.00-3,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,648.30 € 1,177.93-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 354.00 € 290.32-418.06
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 297.29 € 222.97-343.74
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,270.50 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.52 2.50-5.00

Prices in Galway

This city had 326 entries in the past 12 months by 46 different contributors.
Last update: January 2023
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3 Comments so far
Maciej on Aug 03, 2021:
800 euro per month without rent? What kind of luxury life is that. Unrealistic for most people tbh.
KONSTANTINOS on Aug 15, 2020:
Does a salary of 70000 € / Year (before tax) sufficient for a family of 4 persons in Galway, Ireland?
Raul on Apr 16, 2019:
Hello,

Does a salary of 53000 € / Year (before tax) sufficient for a family of 2 or 3 persons in Galway, Ireland?