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Singapore prices 2021

What are the prices in Singapore now? Wondering how much dinner costs? What are the costs for the accommodation? How much money do I need for shopping in a supermarket in Singapore?

Alyssa Hunter recently visited Singapore and prepared this article about prices in Singapore. Find out about average prices in Singapore, including food prices, restaurants, beer, accommodation, transportation and more.

What currency is used in Singapore?
Here you can find information about the currency:
The currency of Singapore is Singapore Dollar (SGD). 1 $ (dollar) is divided into 100 S ¢ (cents). There are 6 different coins: S ¢ 5, S ¢ 10, S ¢ 20, S ¢ 50, $ 1, S ¢ 1. There are 11 different banknotes with the following values: $ 2, $ 5, $ 10, $ 50, $ 1, $ 20, $ 25, $ 100, $ 500, $ 1000, $ 10000. To avoid unexpected risks of receiving counterfeit money, we recommend checking the currency when trading. Be extra careful with these banknotes: $ 10,000, $ 1,000. The current exchange rate of Singapore Dollars (SGD) is: $ 1 USD = 1.30 SGD, 1 EUR = 1.60 SGD. (Data updated: today) Less popular banknotes are: $ 1, $ 20, $ 25, $ 100, $ 500, $ 1000, $ 10000.

  1. For $ 1 US Dollar (USD) you can get: 1.33SGD Singapore Dollars (SGD)
  2. For € 1 you get: 1.63SGD Singapore Dollars (SGD)
  3. For £ 1 British Pound (GBP) you can get: 1.89SGD Singapore Dollars (SGD)
  4. For 1₽ Russian ruble (RUB) you can get: 0.02SGD Singapore dollar (SGD)

Is Singapore an expensive country?
The average prices in Singapore are higher than in Germany. If you go shopping in Singapore, you have to pay 1.18 times more than in Germany. Average accommodation costs in Singapore range from: 85 EUR (138 SGD) in a hostel to 96 EUR (156 SGD) in a 3-star hotel. Price per night in a luxury hotel in Singapore is around 167 EUR (272 SGD).
Use of public transport in Singapore income at a cost of: 1.20 EUR (2.00 SGD) for a one-way ticket. The price to rent a car in Singapore (e.g. Volkswagen Golf or Toyota Corolla) is 65,000 EUR (107,000 SGD). If you prefer taxi, keep in mind that the price of a taxi in Singapore depends on several factors. Taxi starting price is around: 2.20 EUR (3.60 SGD). For 1 km in Singapore you have to pay approximately: 0.48 EUR (0.79 SGD).

Also read how prices have changed in recent years: Price changes in previous years in Singapore


Cost of living in Singapore is:
  1. 1.16 times higher than in Berlin
  2. 1.11 times higher than in Hamburg
  3. 1.02 times higher than in Munich
  4. 1.21 times higher than in Dresden
  5. 1.24 times higher than in Bremen

Is grocery expensive in Singapore?

Food prices in supermarkets are higher than in Germany. For example in Singapore you have to pay for:
  1. Bottle or carton of milk (1 liter): 1.90 EUR (3.20 SGD)
  2. Popular yellow cheese (1 kg): 15 EUR (25 SGD)
  3. A bottle of beer from a known brand: 3.70 USD (6.10 SGD)
  4. Sausage or sausage (1 kg): 21 EUR (34 SGD)
  5. A mid-range wine (one bottle): 18 USD (30 SGD)

How much money do I need for a week's stay in Singapore?

If you want to spend a week in Singapore the cost of your stay will be:

  1. 861 EUR (1,400 SGD) - a cheap stay for 7 days in Singapore
  2. 613 EUR (997 SGD) - an affordable trip for 7 days in Singapore
  3. 1,100 EUR (1,800 SGD) for a comfortable week's stay in Singapore
  4. 2,100 EUR (3,400 SGD) for a week of luxury vacation in Singapore

How much does it cost to eat (breakfast / lunch / dinner) in Singapore? What is the average cost of lunch in Singapore?

In Singapore A typical fast food meal costs: 4.90 EUR (8.00 SGD) for a McMeal at McDonalds or BurgerKing (or a similar combination meal) and 1.50 EUR (2.40 SGD) for a cheeseburger. For coffee lovers: cappuccino coffee 3.40 EUR (5.60 SGD) and espresso 2.40 EUR (3.90 SGD).
For more information on the food budget, see our: Travel Guide.

How much do cigarettes cost in Singapore?
Cigarettes are more expensive in Singapore than in Germany. The average cost of a pack of local cigarettes is 6.90 EUR (11 SGD). For more famous brands like: Kent, Lucky Strike, L&M you have to pay around 8.60 EUR (14 SGD).

How much does vodka cost in Singapore? Is alcohol cheap in Singapore? The average alcohol price in Singapore is higher than in Germany. For example, whiskey is more expensive in Singapore and costs around: 34 EUR (55 SGD). Prices of Different Types of Alcoholic Drinks in Singapore:
  1. Captain Morgan White Rum 34 EUR (55 SGD)
  2. Seagram's Extra Dry Gin 34 EUR (55 SGD)
  3. Johnnie Walker Red Label 34 EUR (55 SGD)

Bellow you can find information about food and beverage prices in supermarkets and groceries. You can also read about prices in hotels, cafes and restaurants in Singapore.



Prices in Singapore 2021

Average prices in restaurants and pubs, transportation, taxi, groceries, salaries, food, hotels and rentals in Singapore.

Currency: Singapore dollar

How much does a hotel cost in Singapore?

Average hotel price in Singapore is 1.05 times higher than average price in Germany

Average hotel price in Singapore is:79 EUR129 SGD97 USDRUB 7.120
Hostel prices in Singapore are around:85 EUR138 SGD104 USDRUB 7.629
Price for the 1-star hotel in Singapore is approximately:35 EUR57 SGD43 USD3.178 RUB
Price for the 2-star hotel in Singapore is approximately:93 EUR151 SGD113 USDRUB 8,355
Price for the 3-star hotel in Singapore is approximately:96 EUR156 SGD117 USDRUB 8,655
Price for the 4-star hotel in Singapore is approximately:97 EUR158 SGD119 USDRUB 8.737
Price for the 5-star hotel in Singapore is approximately:167 EUR272 SGD204 USDRUB 15.038

How much does it cost to rent a car in Singapore?

Car rental average prices in Singapore

automobileprice
average price120 EUR (194 SGD)
Compact car61 EUR (99 SGD)
Economy car65 EUR (105 SGD)
SUV122 EUR (198 SGD)
Passenger van144 EUR (234 SGD)
Luxury car204 EUR (332 SGD)

Is grocery expensive in Singapore? How much does an inexpensive meal cost in Singapore?

Prices in restaurants in Singapore.

Meal in a cheap restaurant 8.90 EUR (3.70-18) 15 SGD (6.00-30) 11 USD (4.50-23)
Meal for 2 people, medium-sized restaurant, three-course 43 EUR (31-74) 70 SGD (50-120) 53 USD (38-90)
McMeal at McDonalds (or equivalent combo meal) 4.90 EUR (4.60-6.10) 8.00 SGD (7.50-10.00) 6.00 USD (5.60-7.50)
Local beer (0.5 liter draft) 6.10 EUR (3.10-9.20) 10.00 SGD (5.00-15) 7.50 USD (3.80-11)
Imported beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.80 EUR (4.90-9.20) 11 SGD (8.00-15) 8.30 USD (6.00-11)
Coca Cola / Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.10 EUR (0.74-2.50) 1.90 SGD (1.20-4.00) 1.40 USD (0.90-3.00)
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.90 EUR (0.61-1.80) 1.50 SGD (1.00-3.00) 1.10 USD (0.75-2.30)
Cappuccino (regular) 3.40 EUR (1.80-4.90) 5.60 SGD (3.00-8.00) 4.20 USD (2.30-6.00)
Espresso coffee 2.40 EUR (1.30-3.40) 3.90 SGD (2.10-5.60) 2.90 USD (1.60-4.20)
Cheeseburger (fast food) 1.50 EUR (1.40-1.80) 2.40 SGD (2.30-3.00) 1.80 USD (1.70-2.30)

Can you eat cheaply in Singapore?

How much should you pay for cheese, eggs, milk or oranges in Singapore?

Prices in supermarkets in Singapore.

(Regular), milk (1 liter) 1.90 EUR (1.20-3.40) 3.20 SGD (2.00-5.60) 2.40 USD (1.50-4.20)
Loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 1.40 EUR (0.92-3.10) 2.30 SGD (1.50-5.00) 1.70 USD (1.10-3.80)
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.00 EUR (1.20-2.60) 3.20 SGD (2.00-4.20) 2.40 USD (1.50-3.20)
Local cheese (1kg) 15 EUR (6.10-31) 25 SGD (10.00-50) 19 USD (7.50-38)
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 EUR (0.55-1.80) 1.70 SGD (0.90-3.00) 1.20 USD (0.68-2.30)
A bottle of wine (middle class) 18 EUR (12-31) 30 SGD (20-50) 23 USD (15-38)
Local beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.30 EUR (1.80-4.90) 5.30 SGD (3.00-8.00) 4.00 USD (2.30-6.00)
Imported beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.70 EUR (2.00-6.80) 6.10 SGD (3.30-11) 4.60 USD (2.50-8.30)
Pack of cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.60 EUR (8.30-11) 14 SGD (14-18) 11 USD (10-14)
Chicken breast (skinless and boneless) - (1kg) 6.00 EUR (3.10-11) 9.80 SGD (5.00-18) 7.40 USD (3.80-14)
Apples (1kg) 2.90 EUR (1.20-4.00) 4.70 SGD (2.00-6.50) 3.60 USD (1.50-4.90)
Oranges (1kg) 2.70 EUR (1.50-5.50) 4.30 SGD (2.50-9.00) 3.20 USD (1.90-6.80)
Potato (1kg) 1.60 EUR (0.61-2.50) 2.50 SGD (1.00-4.00) 1.90 USD (0.75-3.00)
Lettuce (1 head) 1.30 EUR (0.92-2.50) 2.20 SGD (1.50-4.00) 1.60 USD (1.10-3.00)
Rice (white) (1kg) 1.70 EUR (0.92-3.10) 2.70 SGD (1.50-5.00) 2.00 USD (1.10-3.80)
Tomatoes (1kg) 1.80 EUR (0.92-3.10) 2.90 SGD (1.50-5.00) 2.10 USD (1.10-3.80)
Banana (1kg) 1.80 EUR (1.20-3.10) 3.00 SGD (2.00-5.00) 2.20 USD (1.50-3.80)
Onions (1kg) 1.60 EUR (0.80-2.80) 2.60 SGD (1.30-4.60) 1.90 USD (0.98-3.50)
Beef (1kg) (or equivalent - red meat) 14 EUR (6.80-25) 22 SGD (11-40) 17 USD (8.30-30)
Pears (1kg) 3.50 EUR (1.50-4.80) 5.70 SGD (2.40-7.80) 4.30 USD (1.80-5.90)
Cucumber (1kg) 0.97 EUR (0.51-1.70) 1.60 SGD (0.83-2.80) 1.20 USD (0.62-2.10)
Perrier water (small bottle 0.33l) 0.56 EUR (0.30-1.00) 0.91 SGD (0.50-1.70) 0.68 USD (0.37-1.20)
Sausages (1kg) 21 EUR (11-39)