Costs & Prices

General Cost
Transport  Cost
Intracity
Bus: 25 Cent (1000 Tomans)
Taxi: 1 to 7 US$ (4200 to 30,000 Tomans)
Metro: 25 cent (1000 Tomans)
Intercity
Tehran Bus to Other Big cities:
6 to 20 US$  (25,000 to 88,000 Tomans)
Tehran Train to Other Big cities:
7 to 30 US$ (71,000 to 126,000 Tomans)
Tehran Airport to Other Big cities:
50 to 120 US$ (210,000 to 504,000 Tomans)
 
Accommodation
Hostels : from 10 US$ (50,000 Tomans)
2-Star Hotels from 30 US$ (126,000 Tomans)
3-Star Hotels from 55 US$ (231,000 Tomans)
4-Star Hotels from 100 US$ (420,000 Tomans)
5-Star Hotels from 100 US$ (630,000Tomans)
Foods
Expensive: More than 15 US$ (63,000 Tomans)
Average: 6 to 15 US$ (25,000 to 63,000 Tomans)
Inexpensive: 3 to 6 US$ (12,000 to 25,000 Tomans)
Museum Ticket
From 2 to 5 US$ (8,000 to 15,000 Tomans)
Personal Tour Guide
For one day:
From 30 to 100 US$ (126,000 to 420,000 Tomans)
Other Costs
- 4G SIM card with credit for 2GB: 500,000 IRR

Daily Budget
Low Budget Less than $50
(210,000 Tomans)
One-way bus Tehran–Isfahan:
9 US$ (38,000 Tomans)
Entrance fees to most sights:
4 US$ (17,000 Tomans)
Dorm bed or basic room with bathroom:
10–20 US$  (42,000 to 90,000 Tomans)
Meal in local restaurant:
5–10 US$ (21,000 to 42,000 Tomans)
Midrange 50 – 150 $
(210,000 to 650,000 Tomans)
One-way flight Shiraz–Tehran:
70 US$ (294,000 Tomans)
Half-day trip from Shiraz to Persepolis by taxi/
driver-cum-guide:
40/50 US$ 170,000 to 210,000 Tomans)
Double room with bathroom:
40–100 US$ (170,000 to 420,000 Tomans)
Meal in midrange restaurant:
8–15 US$ (34,000 to 63,000 Tomans)
Luxury More than 150 $
(650,000 Tomans)
Four-star hotel in Tehran or Isfahan:
100 US$ plus (315,000 Tomans)
Main meal in top Tehran restaurant:
25–50 US$ (105,000 to 210,000 Tomans)
Guide and/or driver for day:
70–100 US$ (294,000 to 420,000 Tomans)
Bring cash in enough US dollars or euro for the duration of your trip – cash is better. You cannot use credit or debit cards, travelers Cheques or ATMs. Repeat, bring all you’ll need in cash.