Cost of Living in Olomouc, Czech Republic

Updated On May 10, 2022

How Much Does It Cost to Live In Olomouc?

Olomouc is a very cozy Czech city with loads of churches and monasteries, colleges and university, museums and parks.

Music, poetry, documentaries, theatre, and beer festivals complete the general picture of the Olomouc cultural life.

This place breathes with history and sacred atmosphere.

Locals and tourists name this place one of the most splendid destinations to be in the Czech Republic.

Let’s see the prices and make sure that this city has some really great offers and is as comfortable to be a permanent citizen here as it is to be a tourist.

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If you want to eat some inexpensive food in the restaurant, prepare your wallet with the amount of $4.89 per meal.

Some mid-range establishments serving food will charge you $22.24 for two people who eat three courses there.

An average price of a cup of a regular cappuccino in Olomouc is $1.77 which is a little bit more expensive than Coke/Pepsi ($1.40).



Markets remain a decent alternative to the malls and shopping centers.

In Olomouc, you can be sure that you buy fresh food for less money.

A pound of apples, bananas, oranges, onion, tomatoes or potatoes costs less than $0.72.

The most expensive are beef round and wine – $4.51 and $4.89 respectively.



Learning prices before you visit or move to Olomouc is good since you can calculate the budget.

A one-way ticket in public transport costs $0.62, or you can get a monthly pass at a regular price of $15.57.

Taxi prices are twice as big: you’ll pay $1.20 for a start, $1.68 for 1 mile and $13.34 for waiting.



$155.66 is the monthly price for the home comforts or some basic utilities that we all use like water, electricity, garbage, etc.

Using the Internet and the mobile phone is worth as much as $20.73 per unlimited data at the speed of 60 Mbps or more, and $0.16 per minute of speaking.

Sports and leisure


To work out in a fitness club, you better acquire a monthly fee which is less expensive than paying for separate hours in the gym.

One adult usually pays $33.55 per month to get fit.

Renting a tennis court for one weekend hour is $14.08.

Clothing and shoes


Below is the information for the locals and tourists who love shopping.

Olomouc has some really good and big shopping centers with chain stores and fair prices.

For instance, you can get a pair of jeans, a summer dress and mid-range running shoes for $167 (taking average prices into account).

Rent per month


One-bedroom apartment in the city center of Olomouc lets out on lease for $400.28.

A similar place to live outside the downtown costs $333.57.

The prices for three-bedroom apartments go as high as $515.18 outside the center and $633.78 in the middle of the city.

Cost of Living Averages Table for Olomouc

*Note: All prices are indicated in USD.
Average Restaurant Prices
Meal (Inexpensive Restaurant)$4.89
Domestic Beer (0.5 Liter)$1.33
Water (0.33 Liter)$1.17
Average Market Prices
Milk (1 Liter)$2.94
Loaf Bread (500g)$0.93
Eggs (12)$1.70
Average Transport Prices
One Way Ticket$0.62
Monthly Pass$15.57
Average Utilities Prices
Basic (Water, Electricity, Garbage, Heating, Cooling)$155.66
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local$0.16
Internet (Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)$20.73
Average Leisure Prices
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult$33.55
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour)$14.08
Cinema, 1 Seat, International Release$6.67
Average Clothing Prices
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Comparable)$65.44
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, etc...)$28.90
1 Pair of Adidas Walking Shoes (Mid-Range)$72.64
Average Rent Prices
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Center$400.28
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Center$333.57
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Center$633.78

How Does the Average Person Spend Their Money in Olomouc?

An average Olomouc citizen spends most of their income on markets.

They also pay much for the restaurants and utilities, yet the figures are almost equal or 10.9% against 10.1%.

Sports and leisure demand as much as 7.1% of the average persons’ income.

The less goes to clothing and shoes.

Olomouc locals are ready to give only 4.1% of their money for this object of expenditure.

12.4% of salary is put out monthly to cover the expenses for taxis, public transport, gasoline etc.

Average Costs Breakdown


Olomouc: Average Salary, Minimum Wage & Mortgages

A four-person family in Olomouc spends around $1,865.92 monthly and this is the figure without rent.

A single person in Olomouc outlays a little more than $540 for 30 days.

Looking at these sums, you would probably want to know how much an average citizen in Olomouc makes.

An average salary is $985.14 per month, while the minimum wage is set on $573.0.

Mortgage interest rate which has to be paid yearly for 20 years is 2.40%.

No doubt, the amounts of money are average and many people in Olomouc make much more than these due to specific professions and categories of the job.

Average Salary$985.14
Minimum Wage$573.0
Mortgage Interest Rate2.40%

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