Keg Prices

How much does a keg of beer cost?

The cost of a keg varies by the brand of beer, geographic location and reseller type. You may also have to factor in rental fees for the tap and keg tub to get the true price. Additionally, there are always refundable deposits required which will increase the upfront cost by $30-100. We've broken everything down for you below!

Keg Deposits and Tap Deposits

The cost for a keg deposit ranges from $30-100. The average cost for a tap deposit is $50-70. Deposits are fully refundable when keg and tap are returned.

Keg Tap Rentals and Keg Tub Rentals

Most locations that sell kegs will also rent taps and keg tubs. The average rental fee for a tap is $10, and the average rental fee for a tub is $6. Some resellers include the tap and tub rental as part of the keg price.

Average Keg Prices

Below are the average costs for a 1/2 barrel keg of popular brands in the USA from our most recent study:

How much does a keg of Bud Light cost?

The average price of a Bud Light keg in the USA is $87

How much does a keg of Budweiser Light cost?

The average price of a Budweiser keg in the USA is $87

How much does a keg of Blue Moon cost?

The average price of a Blue Moon keg in the USA is $175

How much does a keg of Busch Light cost?

The average price of a Budweiser keg in the USA is $80

How much does a keg of Coors Light cost?

The average price of a Coors Light keg in the USA is $90

How much does a keg of Corona Light cost?

The average price of a Corona Light keg in the USA is $165

How much does a keg of Heineken cost?

The average price of a Heineken keg (13.2 gal) in the USA is $130

How much does a keg of Guinness cost?

The average price of a keg of Guinness (13.2 gal) in the USA is $200

How much does a keg of Keystone Light cost?

The average price of a Keystone Light keg in the USA is $70

How much does a keg of Miller Lite cost?

The average price of a Miller Lite keg in the USA is $88

How much does a keg of Michelob Ultra cost?

The average price of a Michelob Ultra keg in the USA is $135

How much does a keg of Natural Light cost?

The average price of a Natural Light keg in the USA is $80

How much does a keg of Pabst cost?

The average price of a Pabst keg in the USA is $100