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How much does is cost to live in Dublin? Price of accommodation, price of food, price of petrol, price of going out.

[Updated 30 December 2016]

Transportation

Adult Bus tickets

Leap Price Cash Price
Stages 1-3 €1.50 €2.00
Stages 4-13 €2.05 €2.70
Over 13 Stages €2.60 €3.30
Xpresso €2.85 €3.60
Route 90 €1.50 €2.00
City Center fare €0.60 €0.75

More info on Dublin Bus Website

Adult Luas tickets

Leap fare
Single ticket* Single off-peak* Single peak*
1 Zone €2.00 €1.39 €1.54
2 Zones €2.40 €1.70 €1.85
3 Zones €2.90 €2.13 €2.24
4 Zones €2.90 €2.13 €2.24
5-8 Zones €3.30 €2.35 €2.50

*There are other ticket types available and you may be entitled to a discount. Please visit Luas Website for more information.

Fuel price per litre

Petrol Diesel
Pump Price €1.31 €1.22

More detailed information available on AA Website.

Entertainment

Beer in a pub €5.95
Cocktail in a club €10.00
Cappucino in city center €3.13
Two cinema tickets €20.00
1 month gym membership €54.00
A packet of cigarettes €11.00

Prices based on Expatistan price comparison website.

Accommodation

House / Apartment rental (average price per month)

1 Bed 2 Bed 3 Bed 4 Bed
Dublin 1 €1,304 €1,580 €1,944 €2,415
Dublin 2 €1,532 €1,826 €2,185 €2,587
Dublin 3 €1,295 €1,516 €1,745 €2,023
Dublin 4 €1,657 €1,906 €2,200 €2,432
Dublin 5 €1,122 €1,309 €1,579 €1,718
Dublin 6 €1,414 €1,648 €1,989 €2,164
Dublin 6w €1,300 €1,516 €1,829 €1,990
Dublin 7 €1,206 €1,406 €1,696 €1,846
Dublin 8 €1,274 €1,485 €1,792 €1,950
Dublin 9 €1,151 €1,342 €1,619 €1,762
Dublin 10 €989 €1,153 €1,391 €1,514
Dublin 11 €1,077 €1,256 €1,515 €1,649
Dublin 12 €1,136 €1,324 €1,597 €1,739
Dublin 13 €1,147 €1,338 €1,614 €1,756
Dublin 14 €1,292 €1,506 €1,817 €1,987
Dublin 15 €1,040 €1,213 €1,463 €1,593
Dublin 16 €1,177 €1,373 €1,656 €1,802
Dublin 17 €975 €1,136 €1,371 €1,492
Dublin 18 €1,291 €1,505 €1,816 €1,977
Dublin 20 €1,108 €1,292 €1,558 €1,696
Dublin 22 €1,010 €1,177 €1,420 €1,546
Dublin 24 €1,043 €1,216 €1,467 €1,597
North Co Dublin €983 €1,146 €1,383 €1,505
South Co Dublin €1,359 €1,584 €1,911 €2,080
West Dublin €1,010 €1,177 €1,420 €1,545

House / Apartment share (average price per month)

Single Bed Double Bed
Dublin City Centre €580 €709
North Dublin City €485 €576
South Dublin City €520 €652
North Co Dublin €424 €527
South Co Dublin €535 €623
West Co Dublin €436 €540

Source: Daft Rental Report

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