Prices in Argentina

What are the supermarket prices in Argentina? Is the cost of living in Argentina are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Argentina and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Argentina: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 22 hours ago)

Currency in Argentina to Argentine peso (ARS). For 10 US dollars you can get 1.03 thousand Argentine pesos. For 100 US dollars you can get 10.3 thousand Argentine pesos. And the other way: For 100 Argentine pesos you can get 1.05 US dollars.


What are the different prices in the cities in Argentina? Look here: Prices in cities in Argentina

Prices: Buenos Aires   Rosario   La Plata   San Isidro de El General   Santa Fe   Mar del Plata   Mendoza   Quilmes   Corrientes   Posadas  

Generally, it is much cheaper in Argentina than in United States. Food is 100% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 100%. And in the case of the cost of living in Argentina, they are lower than the cost in United States about 99%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 99%.

See also how prices have changed in previous years: Price changes in previous years in Argentina


Are hotels expensive in Argentina? How much will we pay for a room in Argentina?

The average price of accommodation in Argentina is $68 (ARS 6.7K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $42 (ARS 4.2K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $25 (ARS 2.5K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Argentina in $72 (ARS 7.2K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $85 (ARS 8.5K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $91 (ARS 9.1K) in Argentina If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $170 (ARS 17K)


When you're thinking about traveling and it doesn't necessarily have to be a specific country, maybe the costs will be less than in Argentina in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Uruguay, Chile, Montenegro, Falkland Islands, and Paraguay.

Comparison of selected prices in Argentina with prices in United States:

fees

$0.51 ($0.31 - $0.8)
100% less than in United States

internet

$0.26 ($0.16 - $0.41)
100% less than in United States

jeans pants

$0.57 ($0.26 - $0.97)
99% less than in United States

average earnings

$4.5
100% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$2.5 ($1.5 - $4.2)
100% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$3.5 ($1.8 - $7.1)
100% less than in United States

bread

$0.011 ($0.0042 - $0.024)
100% less than in United States

cheese

$0.058 ($0.035 - $0.12)
99% less than in United States

rice

$0.0089 ($0.0052 - $0.017)
100% less than in United States

tomatoes

$0.013 ($0.0045 - $0.021)
100% less than in United States

bananas

$0.013 ($0.0085 - $0.024)
99% less than in United States

wine

$0.03 ($0.021 - $0.052)
100% less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$0.078 ($0.042 - $0.12)
99% less than in United States

local beer

$0.016 ($0.0094 - $0.036)
100% less than in United States

coffee

$0.017 ($0.0073 - $0.03)
100% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.0082 ($0.0059 - $0.012)
99% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$0.068 ($0.056 - $0.078)
99% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.012 ($0.0069 - $0.023)
99% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Argentina

Has the price of bread increased in Argentina?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $0.051(ARS 5.1), 2011: $0.049(ARS 4.9), 2012: $0.071(ARS 7), 2013: $0.081(ARS 8.1), 2016: $0.25(ARS 25), 2017: $0.34(ARS 33), and 2018: $0.37(ARS 36).

Argentina price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2010-2018
Argentina price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2016: $0.27(ARS 27), 2017: $0.3(ARS 29), and 2018: $0.4(ARS 40)

Argentina price changes: Bananas (1kg) 2016-2018
Argentina price changes Bananas (1kg) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Argentina?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $0.3(ARS 29), 2011: $0.37(ARS 36), 2012: $0.45(ARS 45), 2013: $0.55(ARS 54), 2016: $1.6(ARS 160), 2017: $1.8(ARS 180), and 2018: $2.6(ARS 260)

Argentina price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2010-2018
Argentina price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $19(ARS 1.8K), 2011: $21(ARS 2.1K), 2012: $23(ARS 2.3K), 2013: $23(ARS 2.2K), 2016: $59(ARS 5.8K), 2017: $73(ARS 7.2K), and 2018: $100(ARS 10K)

Argentina price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2010-2018
Argentina price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Argentina price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2011-2018
Argentina price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com