How Much is Bread in Zimbabwe

Bread is a staple food prepared from a dough of flour and water, usually by baking. Throughout recorded history and around the world, it has been an important part of many cultures’ diets. 

Milk (regular), (1 litre)1.58 $1.00-2.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)1.00 $0.62-2.00
Rice (white), (1kg)1.49 $1.00-2.00
Eggs (regular) (12)1.90 $1.40-4.20
Local Cheese (1kg)9.19 $3.00-25.00
Chicken Fillets (1kg)4.52 $2.00-7.00
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)4.63 $3.00-7.00
Apples (1kg)3.12 $1.00-5.00
Banana (1kg)1.57 $1.00-2.50
Oranges (1kg)1.87 $0.60-5.00
Tomato (1kg)1.43 $0.50-2.50
Potato (1kg)1.62 $0.50-4.00
Onion (1kg)1.56 $0.90-3.00
Lettuce (1 head)0.88 $0.50-2.00
Water (1.5-litre bottle)1.03 $0.40-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)7.50 $4.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5-litre bottle)1.19 $0.90-1.54
Imported Beer (0.33-litre bottle)2.00 $1.00-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)2.00 $1.50-2.00
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)0.50 $0.50-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)30.00 $25.00-60.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)5.00 $3.00-10.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)2.00 $1.00-3.11
Taxi 1 hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)10.00 $2.50-10.00
Gasoline (1 litre)1.46 $1.09-1.76
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)25,000.00 $24,000.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)27,666.67 $25,000.00-30,000.00

How much is it for a loaf of bread in Zimbabwe?

Cost of Living in Zimbabwe

Water (12 oz small bottle)0.47$
Milk (regular), (1 gallon)5.97$
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb)0.91$

How much is the Zimbabwe dollar in USD?

1 ZWL = 0.003106 USD Feb 27, 2023 13:05 UTC

Check the currency rates against all the world currencies here.

How much is a burger in Zimbabwe?

In Zimbabwe, a typical fast food meal costs: 6.00 USD for a McMeal at Mcdonald’s or Burger King (or a similar combo meal), and 1.80 USD for a cheeseburger. For coffee lovers: cappuccino coffee is 2.20 USD and espresso is 1.50 USD. More information about the meals budget you can find in our: Travel cost guide.

How much was bread in Zimbabwe during hyperinflation?


At one point, a loaf of bread was Z$550,000,000 in the regular market, when bread was even available; apart from a trip to another country, the black market was the only option for almost all goods at up to Z$10,000,000,000 for a loaf of bread.