Prices in Brazil

What are the supermarket prices in Brazil? Is the cost of living in Brazil are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Brazil and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Brazil: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 23 hours ago)

Currency in Brazil to Brazilian real (BRL R$). For 10 US dollars you can get 58.9 Brazilian reals. For 100 US dollars you can get 589 Brazilian reals. And the other way: For 10 Brazilian reals you can get 1.84 US dollars.


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

Prices: Belo Horizonte   Campinas   Campo Grande   Curitiba   Duque de Caxias   Fortaleza   Guarulhos   Manaus   Natal   Porto Alegre  

Generally, it is much cheaper in Brazil than in United States. Food is 61% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 67%. And in the case of the cost of living in Brazil, they are lower than the cost in United States about 43%. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 33%.

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Brazil is $39 (R$220). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $22 (R$120) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $21 (R$120). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Brazil in $27 (R$150). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $34 (R$190) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $56 (R$320) in Brazil 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 $140 (R$800)


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 Brazil in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Paraguay, Bolivia, Montenegro, Suriname, and Uruguay.

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

fees

$59 ($37 - $110)
65% less than in United States

internet

$21 ($17 - $31)
70% less than in United States

jeans pants

$37 ($17 - $55)
20% less than in United States

average earnings

$340
91% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$230 ($150 - $430)
83% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$330 ($200 - $590)
82% less than in United States

bread

$1.1 ($0.73 - $2)
60% less than in United States

cheese

$5.8 ($3.5 - $9.6)
by half less than in United States

rice

$0.9 ($0.55 - $1.5)
78% less than in United States

tomatoes

$1.1 ($0.55 - $1.7)
76% less than in United States

bananas

$0.84 ($0.46 - $1.6)
by half less than in United States

wine

$5.5 ($3.5 - $9.2)
by half less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$3.7 ($2.4 - $6.4)
76% less than in United States

local beer

$1.3 ($0.74 - $2.2)
75% less than in United States

coffee

$1.2 ($0.55 - $2.2)
73% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.51 ($0.37 - $0.92)
68% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$5 ($4.6 - $5.5)
by half less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.87 ($0.64 - $1.3)
by half less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Brazil

Has the price of bread increased in Brazil?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2010: $0.51(R$2.9), 2011: $0.6(R$3.4), 2012: $0.67(R$3.8), 2013: $0.74(R$4.2), 2014: $0.82(R$4.6), 2015: $0.87(R$4.9), 2016: $0.94(R$5.3), 2017: $1(R$5.7), and 2018: $1(R$5.9).

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

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $0.65(R$3.7), 2016: $0.75(R$4.2), 2017: $0.76(R$4.3), and 2018: $0.7(R$4)

Brazil price changes: Bananas (1kg) 2015-2018
Brazil price changes Bananas (1kg) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Brazil?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2010: $2.2(R$12), 2011: $2.4(R$14), 2012: $2.8(R$16), 2013: $2.8(R$16), 2014: $3.3(R$19), 2015: $3.7(R$21), 2016: $3.7(R$21), 2017: $3.7(R$21), and 2018: $3.7(R$21)

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

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2010: $140(R$810), 2011: $170(R$960), 2012: $200(R$1.1K), 2013: $240(R$1.3K), 2014: $240(R$1.3K), 2015: $260(R$1.5K), 2016: $250(R$1.4K), 2017: $240(R$1.3K), and 2018: $250(R$1.4K)

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