Standard budget

Sample costs for restaurants, Cafés etc.:

  • Mineral water, Coca Cola 0,33 liter: 2,14 EUR / 2,40 USD
  • Coffee with milk: 3,07 EUR / 3,44 USD
  • Beer 0,5 liter ("Schop"): 4,01 EUR / 4,49 USD
  • Pisco Sour: from 4,67 EUR / 5,24 USD
  • Empanada: from 2,14 EUR / 2,40 USD
  • Sandwich: from 3,34 EUR / 3,74 USD
  • Lunch menu: from 6,01 EUR / 6,74 USD
  • Lunch menu (vegetarian): from 6,54 EUR / 7,34 USD
  • Dinner (3 courses and wine): from 26,70 EUR / 29,94 USD

Sample costs for shopping in supermarkets:

  • 1 liter milk: 0,96 EUR/ 1,08 USD
  • 250 gr butter: 23,36 EUR / 2,34 EUR
  • 400 gr noodles: 0,87 EUR / 0,97 USD
  • 1 kg apples: 2,40 EUR / 2,69 USD
  • 1 kg avocados (Paltas): 3,34 EUR / 3,74 USD
  • 1 kg tomatoes: 1,87 EUR / 2,10 USD
  • 1 lettuce: 1,60 EUR / 1,80 USD
  • 500 gr white bread: 1,34 EUR / 1,50 USD
  • 250 gr cheese: 2,94 EUR / 3,29 USD
  • 700 gr chicken: 4,81 EUR / 5,39 USD
  • 1,5 liter Mineral water: 1,07 EUR / 1,20 USD
  • 1,5 liter Coca Cola: 1,74 EUR / 1,95 USD
  • 1 bottle of wine (0,7 liter): 2,94 EUR / 2,94 EUR

Other sample costs:

  • Metro/bus ride: 0,96 EUR / 1,08 USD
  • Taxi (per km): 0,87 EUR / 0,97 USD
  • 1 liter gas: 1,05 EUR / 1,18 USD
  • Long distance bus tour (e.g. Santiago-La Serena 600 km): from 10,68 EUR / 11,98 USD
  • Accommodation in Hostel (dorm), p.p.: from 13,35 EUR / 14,97 USD
  • Accommodation in three star hotel (double room): from 60,08 EUR / 67,37 USD
  • Ticket at cinema: 9,35 EUR / 10,48 USD
  • Newspaper: 0,93 EUR / 1,05 USD
  • 20 cigarettes: 6,01 EUR / 6,74 USD

Prices were updated on April 25, 2019 and are subject to the weekly updated exchange rate.