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Budgeting

Typical Prices

Below are some typical prices of everyday items - please note that these can change.

Everyday items

Can of Cola

£1.00

Meal Deals

£3.50

Pint of Beer

£3.50

Burger & Chips

£5.00

Cigarettes (20)

£9.00

Swimming Pool

£4.00

Cinema Ticket

£6.10

Sim card

£5.00

Travel Adaptor

£5.00

Transport

Bus
A Weekly bus ticket for Cambridge City Centre is normally around £12.50

Taxi
A Taxi fare to Cambridge City Centre will cost you around £8.00

Train
One Day return ticket to London inc. Travel Card is normally between £22.00 and £33.50

Bicycles
Most students hire a bicycle because it is the cheapest, quickest and easiest way to travel around the city. There are many cycle routes around the city. Long-stay students usually buy a bicycle - typically this costs about £70. 

Approximate hire charges are: 
2 weeks: £32.00  4 weeks: £41.00  12 weeks: £57.50