LIFE COSTS IN POLAND

Currency & Earnings

Currency: Polish zloty (PLN) about 1 Euro=4.4 PLN
Average gross income: about 5500 PLN
The lowest gross income: 2600 PLN (4000 PLN in 2023 – Goverment  program)

Prices

Prices of basic food products:
• Bread 2-3 PLN
• Butter 6-8 PLN / per cube
• Milk 2-3 PLN/ per litter
• Sausages 10-30 PLN/ per kilogram
• Cheese 20 PLN/ per kilogram
• Beer 2-3 PLN
• Wine 20-40 PLN

Prices of selected cosmetics products:
• Soap 1-3 PLN
• Shampoo 10-30 PLN
• Washing powder 20-40 PLN

Accommodation & Transport

The costs of renting a flat 45m2:
• Bydgoszcz 1500-2000 PLN
The costs of renting a room (room-mate) 10 m2:
• Bydgoszcz 500-700 PLN

Public transport
Bus or tram ticket:
• Regular ticket 3-4 PLN
• Discount/student ticket 1.5-2 PLN

Fuel prices:
• Petrol 4.5-5.5 PLN
• Oil 4-5 PLN