A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Belgrade vs. Los Angeles for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Belgrade or Los Angeles?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Trying to figure out where to travel next? This travel comparison between Belgrade and Los Angeles can help. It includes a travel cost comparison in addition to other factors. For many travelers, the cost of a destination is a primary consideration when choosing where to go.

Where Should I go: Belgrade or Los Angeles?

Belgrade

Belgrade is the capital city of the Republic of Serbia. Dating back to the 4th Century BC, is has seen many changes from Celtic tribes at its earliest beginnings to Roman rule, the Ottoman Empire, and Serbian independence. Relics of its past can be seen today in Belgrade's architecture and museums, while there are also a host of contemporary activities like nightlife, clubs, cafes, and concerts.

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California is probably one of the most well known cities in the United States. It is the second most populated metro area in the country with more than 17 million people. The city's diversity is wide reaching, giving it a character that is unique from any other place in the country. LA has many world famous sights and neighborhoods including Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Rodeo Drive, and Santa Monica, but there is really so much more to this city.

For some great organized tour ideas, see The Best Budget Tours to Serbia, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Belgrade, The Best Tours Under $1000 in United States of America, and The Best Luxury Tours to United States of America.


Which place is cheaper, Los Angeles or Belgrade?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Belgrade is $45, while the average daily cost in Los Angeles is $258. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Belgrade and Los Angeles in more detail.



Accommodation
  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Belgrade $30
    Los Angeles $140
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Belgrade $60
    Los Angeles $280
Compare Hotels in Belgrade and Los Angeles

Looking for a hotel in Belgrade or Los Angeles? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Belgrade


Hotels in Los Angeles


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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: Belgrade Hotel Prices and Los Angeles Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Belgrade $5.58
    Los Angeles $42

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Belgrade

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Belgrade:

  • VAN Private transfer from Belgrade Airport: $76
  • Serbia: Belgrade Airport One-way Transfers: $45
  • Sarajevo: One-Way Private Transfer to Belgrade: $246
  • Sarajevo: Belgrade transfer: $321
  • Private transfer tour from Belgrade to Sarajevo via Mokra Gora with sightseeing: $144
  • Private Transfer from Sremski Karlovci to Belgrade Airport (BEG): $127
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Airport (BEG) to Tuzla: $272
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Airport (BEG) to Subotica: $242
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Airport (BEG) to Smederevo: $117
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Airport (BEG) to Novi Sad: $127
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Airport (BEG) to Loznica: $175
  • Private Transfer from Belgrade Airport (BEG) to Kragujevac: $204

Typical Local Transportation Prices in Los Angeles

Here are some examples of typical transportation prices from actual travelers in Los Angeles:


  • Hotel Parking for a Day
    $22
  • Taxi to Airport
    $55

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Los Angeles

Also for Los Angeles, here are a few examples of actual transportation services:

  • Hollywood Private Transfer to/from Universal Studios or Burbank: $39
  • Private Departure Transfer to Los Angeles Airport LAX: $39
  • Private Departure Transfer to Burbank Airport (BUR): $40
  • Private Arrival Transfer from Burbank Airport (BUR): $40
  • Los Angeles and Long Beach Cruise Transfers.: $49
  • Private Transfer Los Angeles Downtown to Los Angeles Airport: $51
  • World Cruise Center to Long Beach Airport (LGB) - Departure Private Transfer: $60
  • Los Angeles to Los Angeles World Cruise Center-Departure Transfer: $63
  • Los Angeles World Cruise Center to Los Angeles- Arrival Transfer: $63
  • Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cruise Terminal/Arrival Transfer : $63
  • Los Angeles World Cruise Center to Los Angeles - Arrival Private Transfer: $63
  • Private Transfer from Los Angeles City Center to LA Airport (LAX): $65

Is it cheaper to fly into Belgrade or Los Angeles?

Prices for flights to both Los Angeles and Belgrade change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.





Food
  • Food Meals for one day
    Belgrade $9.26
    Los Angeles $60

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Belgrade

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Belgrade.

  • E-Scooter Serbian Food Tour: $65
  • Private Walking and Food Tour in Belgrade: $71
  • E-Scooter Serbian Food Tour: $75
  • Traditional Serbian Cooking Class in Belgrade with Locals: $76
  • The 10 Tastings of Belgrade Private Food Tour : $135

Typical Food Prices in Los Angeles

For Los Angeles, here are some examples of average food and meal prices for travelers:


  • Mexican Dinner (family of 4)
    $32
  • Burritos for Two
    $15
  • Coffee and Danish
    $7.70

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Los Angeles

For Los Angeles, here are some samples of tours and activities related to meals and dining experiences:

  • Silver Lake Food Tour with Comedian Foodie Guide!: $75
  • Venice Beach Food Tour with Tastings: $75
  • Silverlake Food Tour with Comedian Guide : $79
  • 3-Hour Secret Food Tour: $89
  • Downtown Los Angeles Food Tour: $89
  • Downtown Food Tour: $89
  • Venice Beach Food Tour: $89
  • LA Venice Beach Walking Food Tour With Secret Food Tours: $99
  • Original Downtown Los Angeles Walking Food Tour with Six Taste: $110
  • Marina Del Rey: Sunset Cruise with Dinner: $124
  • Marina Del Rey: Thanksgiving Buffet Brunch or Dinner Cruise: $136
  • Marina Del Rey: Christmas Eve Buffet Brunch or Dinner Cruise: $136

Entertainment
  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Belgrade $4.50
    Los Angeles $82

Tours and Activities in Belgrade

Some specific costs of activities, tours, and entrance tickets for Belgrade are as follows:

  • Ada Lake E Scooter tour: $43
  • Ada Lake Tour: $33
  • Avala & Kosmaj Tour: $134
  • Belgrade 20th century tour: $43
  • Belgrade : Must-See Attractions Private Walking Tour: $75
  • Belgrade : Old Town Walking Tour With A Guide: $50
  • Belgrade : Private Waking Tour with A Guide ( Private Tour ): $51
  • Belgrade Big Tour: Top Attractions and Belgrade Neighborhoods: $60
  • Belgrade Bike tour: $48
  • Belgrade City Exploration Game and Tour: $6.42
  • Belgrade Craft Beer Tasting Tour: $97
  • Belgrade E-Bike Tour: Power Glide!: $32

Typical Entertainment Prices in Los Angeles

Below are a few sample prices from actual travelers for Los Angeles's activities, tours, and tickets:


  • Santa Monica Pier Rides (family of 4)
    $37
  • Bowling
    $13
  • Hollywood Tour for Two
    $30
  • Six Flags for 2
    $96

Tours and Activities in Los Angeles

For Los Angeles, here are a few prices for actual activities, tours, and tickets provided by various companies:

  • Los Ángeles self-guided tour App - multilingual AudioGuide: $4.29
  • App self-guided tour Celebrity homes in Beverly Hills: $4.29
  • Gambling Built the Sunset Strip: A Self-Guided Audio Tour: $4.99
  • Hollywood Secrets: In App Audio Tour at the Famous District: $5.00
  • Chinatown Self-Guided Audio Tour (ENG): $5.40
  • The Heart of Los Angeles’ Dreamland: A Self-Guide Tour in Culver City: $5.99
  • Los Angeles Chargers Football Game Ticket at SoFi Stadium: $6.79
  • LA: Broad Museum & Downtown Walk In-App Audio Tour: $7.00
  • Venice Boardwalk Quest Experience in Los Angeles: $7.10
  • Ghost Hunt Quest Experience in Hollywood: $7.10
  • Lost Souls of Hollywood Smartphone Ghost Tour: $7.26
  • Pacific Coast Hwy (LA Santa Maria): Smartphone Audio Tour: $7.26

Alcohol
  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Belgrade $21
    Los Angeles $15

Sample the Local Flavors in Belgrade

Here are a few nightlife and alcohol tours and activities from local tour providers in Belgrade:

  • RE:PLAY Pub Crawl Belgrade: $43
  • Columbo Pub Crawl Belgrade: $44
  • RePlay Pub Crawl in Belgrade: $52
  • E-Scooter CRAFT BEER and BREWERY Tour: $53
  • Belgrade Pub Crawl Bingo: $53
  • Natural wine tasting with great views: $55
  • Tour of the MONASTERIES at Fruška Gora NP and Sremski Karlovci with wine tasting: $55
  • Private Wine Tasting by Party in Belgrade: $71
  • Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci private tour with wine tasting: $75
  • 3-Hour Walking Local Wine Tasting Tour: $80
  • Play Pub Crawl Belgrade: $93
  • Belgrade Reserved Pub Crawl: $93

Sample the Local Flavors in Los Angeles

Here are a few nightlife and alcohol tours and activities from local tour providers in Los Angeles:

  • LA Ghosts Boos and Booze Haunted Pub Crawl: $33
  • LA Ghosts Boos and Booze Haunted Pub Crawl: $34
  • Street Walking Taco & Wine Tour: $125
  • Salsa Lesson and Burlesque Show: $139
  • Malibu: Vintage VW Sightseeing Tour and Wine Tasting: $195
  • Wine Tour at Fess Parker Winery by Helicopter: $4,299


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Belgrade and Los Angeles, we can see that Los Angeles is more expensive. And not only is Belgrade much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. Since Belgrade is in Europe and Los Angeles is in North America, this is one of the main reasons why the costs are so different, as different regions of the world tend to have overall different travel costs. So, traveling to Belgrade would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Belgrade and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Los Angeles would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Los Angeles than you might in Belgrade.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Belgrade Expensive? and Is Los Angeles Expensive?.


Which is Bigger, Belgrade or Los Angeles?

Los Angeles has a larger population, and is about 3 times larger than the population of Belgrade. When comparing the sizes of Belgrade and Los Angeles, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.


When is the best time to visit Belgrade or Los Angeles?

Both places have a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. As both cities are in the northern hemisphere, summer is in July and winter is in January.

Should I visit Belgrade or Los Angeles in the Summer?

Both Los Angeles and Belgrade during the summer are popular places to visit. Also, many travelers come to Los Angeles for the beaches, snorkeling, the hiking, the city activities, the music scene, and the family-friendly experiences.

Belgrade is around the same temperature as Los Angeles in the summer. The daily temperature in Belgrade averages around 23°C (73°F) in July, and Los Angeles fluctuates around 72°F (22°C).

Belgrade usually gets more rain in July than Los Angeles. Belgrade gets 66 mm (2.6 in) of rain, while Los Angeles receives 0 inches (0 mm) of rain this time of the year.


  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Belgrade 23°C (73°F) 
    Los Angeles 72°F (22°C)

Should I visit Belgrade or Los Angeles in the Autumn?

The autumn attracts plenty of travelers to both Belgrade and Los Angeles. Also, many visitors come to Los Angeles in the autumn for the hiking trails, the city's sights and attractions, the shopping scene, and the music scene.

In the autumn, Belgrade is cooler than Los Angeles. Typically, the autumn temperatures in Belgrade in October average around 14°C (57°F), and Los Angeles averages at about 64°F (18°C).

In October, Belgrade usually receives more rain than Los Angeles. Belgrade gets 40 mm (1.6 in) of rain, while Los Angeles receives 0.6 inches (15 mm) of rain each month for the autumn.


  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Belgrade 14°C (57°F) 
    Los Angeles 64°F (18°C)

Should I visit Belgrade or Los Angeles in the Winter?

The winter brings many poeple to Belgrade as well as Los Angeles. Also, most visitors come to Los Angeles for the museums, the shopping scene, the theater shows, and the cuisine during these months.

Belgrade can get quite cold in the winter. In January, Belgrade is generally much colder than Los Angeles. Daily temperatures in Belgrade average around 2°C (35°F), and Los Angeles fluctuates around 55°F (13°C).

Belgrade usually gets less rain in January than Los Angeles. Belgrade gets 49 mm (1.9 in) of rain, while Los Angeles receives 3.1 inches (79 mm) of rain this time of the year.


  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Belgrade 2°C (35°F) 
    Los Angeles 55°F (13°C)

Should I visit Belgrade or Los Angeles in the Spring?

Both Los Angeles and Belgrade are popular destinations to visit in the spring with plenty of activities. Also, the spring months attract visitors to Los Angeles because of the beaches and the activities around the city.

Belgrade is cooler than Los Angeles in the spring. The daily temperature in Belgrade averages around 14°C (56°F) in April, and Los Angeles fluctuates around 61°F (16°C).

In April, Belgrade usually receives more rain than Los Angeles. Belgrade gets 59 mm (2.3 in) of rain, while Los Angeles receives 1 inches (25 mm) of rain each month for the spring.


  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Belgrade 14°C (56°F) 
    Los Angeles 61°F (16°C)

Typical Weather for Los Angeles and Belgrade

Belgrade Los Angeles
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 2°C (35°F) 49 mm (1.9 in) 55°F (13°C) 3.1 inches (79 mm)
Feb 4°C (39°F) 44 mm (1.7 in) 55°F (13°C) 3 inches (76 mm)
Mar 9°C (47°F) 50 mm (2 in) 57°F (14°C) 2.8 inches (71 mm)
Apr 14°C (56°F) 59 mm (2.3 in) 61°F (16°C) 1 inches (25 mm)
May 18°C (65°F) 71 mm (2.8 in) 63°F (17°C) 0.4 inches (10 mm)
Jun 21°C (70°F) 90 mm (3.5 in) 66°F (19°C) 0.1 inches (3 mm)
Jul 23°C (73°F) 66 mm (2.6 in) 72°F (22°C) 0 inches (0 mm)
Aug 23°C (73°F) 52 mm (2 in) 72°F (22°C) 0 inches (0 mm)
Sep 19°C (67°F) 51 mm (2 in) 70°F (21°C) 0.2 inches (5 mm)
Oct 14°C (57°F) 40 mm (1.6 in) 64°F (18°C) 0.6 inches (15 mm)
Nov 8°C (47°F) 54 mm (2.1 in) 63°F (17°C) 1.2 inches (31 mm)
Dec 3°C (38°F) 58 mm (2.3 in) 57°F (14°C) 2.6 inches (66 mm)