Standard budget

Sample costs for restaurants, Cafés etc.:

  • Mineral water, Coca Cola 0,33 liter: 1,77 EUR / 1,93 USD
  • Coffee with milk: 2,63 EUR / 2,77 USD
  • Beer 0,5 liter ("Schop"): 3,42 EUR / 3,61 USD
  • Pisco Sour: from 4,00 EUR / 4,21 USD
  • Empanada: from 2,11 EUR / 2,23 USD
  • Sandwich: from 3,42 EUR / 3,01 USD
  • Lunch menu: from 5,71 EUR / 6,02 USD
  • Lunch menu (vegetarian): from 5,71 EUR / 6,02 USD
  • Dinner (3 courses and wine): from 22,83 EUR / 24,07 USD

    

Sample costs for shopping in supermarkets:

  • 1 liter milk: 0,91 EUR/ 1,02 USD
  • 250 gr butter: 2,57 EUR / 2,28 EUR
  • 400 gr noodles: 0,79 EUR / 0,88 USD
  • 1 kg apples: 1,36 EUR / 2,39 USD
  • 1 kg avocados (Paltas): 5,71 EUR / 5,42 USD
  • 1 kg tomatoes: 1,54 EUR / 1,55 USD
  • 1 lettuce: 0,97 EUR / 0,96 USD
  • 500 gr white bread: 1,71 EUR / 1,20 USD
  • 250 gr cheese: 2,80 EUR / 2,77 USD
  • 700 gr chicken: 3,42 EUR / 4,21 USD
  • 1,5 liter Mineral water: 0,74 EUR / 0,78 USD
  • 1,5 liter Coca Cola: 1,77 EUR / 1,87 USD
  • 1 bottle of wine (0,7 liter): 3,42 EUR / 3,61 USD

    

Other sample costs:

  • Metro/bus ride: 0,91 EUR / 0,96 USD
  • Taxi (per km): 1,26 EUR / 1,32 USD
  • 1 liter gas: 0,91 EUR / 0,96 USD
  • Long distance bus tour (e.g. Santiago-La Serena 600 km): from 13,13 EUR / 13,84 USD
  • Accommodation in Hostel (dorm), p.p.: from 17,12 EUR / 12,03 USD
  • Accommodation in three star hotel (double room): from 51,37 EUR / 54,15 USD
  • Ticket at cinema: 6,62 EUR / 6,62 USD
  • Newspaper: 0,57 EUR / 0,60 USD
  • 20 cigarettes: 4,00 EUR / 4,81 USD

    

Prices were updated on July 30, 2021 and are subject to the weekly updated exchange rate.

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