How expensive is Scandinavia?

Having visited four countries of Scandinavia, Europe’s most expensive part besides Switzerland, I will provide you with a few prices to give you an idea of how much things cost, so you can plan accordingly. Note that these are only approximate prices and that they may vary depending on city or countryside and/or grocery stores/restaurants.
(Rates according to June 2016)

 

Iceland ($1 = 123 ISK)
cheapest grocery stores: Bónus, Krónan, Nettó
2L water bottle: 139 ISK = $1
Plates at restaurants: +/- 2300 ISK = $19
Coffee at restaurants +/- 550 ISK = $4
500g box of Kellog’s Cornflakes: 560 ISK = $5
500g grapes: 499 ISK = $4
Loaf of bread: +/- 350 ISK = $3

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Norway ($1 = 8.38 NOK)
cheapest grocery stores: Rema 1000, Kiwi, Bunnpris (shops and stores are closed on Sundays)
Glas of Prosecco: 79 NOK = $9
Sandwich at an organic spot: 74 NOK = $9
One-way inner city bus ride: 36 NOK = $4
Fjord cruise: 550 NOK = $66
One-way airport bus: 115 NOK = $14
Roll: 11 NOK = $1
375g Cheerio’s box: $3

How expensive is Scandinavia

Sweden ($1 = 8.52 SEK)
cheapest grocery stores: ICA Maxi, Lidl
Avg. wine bottle at a store: 150 SEK = $18
Glass of wine at restaurant: 100 SEK = $12
One-way bus inner city ride: 22 SEK = $3
Longer bus ride: 50 SEK = $6
Loaf of bread: 25 SEK = $3
Plates at restaurants: 220 SEK = $26
1L milk: 10 SEK = $1
Street food such as a kebab: $50 = $6

How expensive is Scandinavia

Two important tips:
1. You can obviously save money by preparing your meals yourself.
2. Alcohol and meat are the most expensive groceries.

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