Costs of living

Due to it’s geographical location, situating nearly to the Austrian border, you have to expect to a higher cost of living than in other Hungarian cities of similar size. The higher prices pertain first of all to the prices of the rented rooms (around 100.000 HUF for a private flat and 45.000 HUF for a shares flat). The dormitories for students in Sopron applies more fiendly prices (around 20.000 HUF/month/person).
You can have lunch at prices starting from 800 Ft in several local restaurants with lunch menu. For other details please check the website:
You may buy a monthly ticket for the local buses for 2.200 Ft, but since the dormitories are not situated near the route of frequent bus-lines, sudents prefer to buy a second-hand bicycle at the beginning of their stay in Sopron. You will reach almost everywhere in town in 10-15 minutes by bike.