Cost of Living in Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Living in Uzbekistan – particularly Tashkent – is not expensive compared to many places in the World. Tashkent took the 58th place in the ranking of the best cities in the world to live, published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) of the authoritative British journal The Economist. The cost of living will of course depend on the individual situation (and tastes!) of each individual, but you still need to be prepared financially.
Generally, you should prepare yourself for the following costs while in Tashkent:
While it’s important to be aware of the costs you will be facing as a traveler don’t let it put you off! As long as you plan carefully and think about cost-saving strategies the cost of living in Tashkent or the rest of Uzbekistan need not be prohibitive.
|Budget Hotels per day||$40 (single), $60 (double)|
|Luxury Hotels per day||$90 – $120|
|Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant||5.10 $|
|Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course||22.50 $|
|Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar||3.10 $|
|Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)||0.84 $|
|Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)||1.90 $|
|Cappuccino (regular)||2.25 $|
|Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)||1.00 $|
|Water (0.33 liter bottle)||0.90 $|
|One-way Ticket (Local Transport)||0.24 $|
|Monthly Pass (Regular Price)||20.00 $|
|Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)||0.18 $|
|Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)||0.24 $|
|Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)||3.50 $|
|Gasoline (1 liter)||0.82 $|
|Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat||5.10 $|
|Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult||30.00 $|
|Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)||10.00 $|
* Data from Numbeo.