Jersey: Costs

The Largest Channel Island

Jersey Costs

Jersey when comes to costs is renowned for lower taxes and no UK VAT. Although prices over the last couple of years have risen slightly, it’s still great value for money. The economic downturn could work in the favour of the visitor where costs in Jersey will fluctuate and a keen eye will spot the bargains to be had by shopping around especially in Jersey’s capital St Helier. There’ll be bargains also when it comes to accommodation too. It’s best to travel off peak if you want the best deals.

Some typical costs in Jersey are:
Guest Houses: £20 upwards for 3 star
Hotels: £50 upwards for 3 star
Pint of bitter £2.50
Pint of lager £2.80
25ml of whisky £2.30
Can of Coke 80p
Cup of coffee £1.50
Breakfast £5
Lunch £10
Dinner £20
Cigarettes pack of 20 £4.70
Taxi from airport to St Helier £12 - £16
Buses £1 to £1.50 per journey
Cycle Hire from £8 per day, £35 per week