Living Costs in Weimar

Did you know? According to the results of the "International Student Barometer" 2010 the accomodation costs for students in Weimar are the most inexpensive in Germany.

The cost of living in Weimar ranges between 650 and 750 euros a month, which is relatively inexpensive for German standards. The cost of accommodation accounts for the largest expenditure for students – all additional expenses depend on your lifestyle. Click the following links to find out what type of expenses you can expect and how much money, for example, you should budget for food each month.

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Monthly costs in Weimar

Costs for groceries

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Monthly costs in Weimar

Books + Study utilities

50 Euro


285 Euro


150 Euro

Health Insurance

80 Euro


155 Euro


720 Euro

Costs for groceries

1 bread

ca. 2 Euro

1 kg apples

ca. 1,50 Euro

1 kg bananas

ca. 1,50 Euro

2 kg potatoes

ca. 1,50 Euro

1 kg tomatoes

ca. 2,00 Euro

1 liter milk

ca. 0,90 Euro

1 bottle Water (0,75 liter)

ca. 0,50 Euro

1 cup of coffee (at a Café)

0,50 - 2,80 Euro

1 beer (at a restaurant)

1,50 - 4,50 Euro

1 pizza (at a restaurant)

5,00 - 10,00 Euro