Prices in Uruguay

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

Currency in Uruguay to Uruguayan peso (UYU). For 10 US dollars you can get 437 Uruguayan pesos. For 100 US dollars you can get 4.37 thousand Uruguayan pesos. And the other way: For 100 Uruguayan pesos you can get 2.33 US dollars.


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

Prices: Montevideo   Maldonado   Salto   Tacuarembó   Rivera   San Carlos   Artigas   Las Piedras   Melo   Durazno  

The total costs in Uruguay are lower than in United States. Food is 39% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 31%. The cost of living in Uruguay is comparable to the cost of living in United States. In your free time you can have a break or relax while actively practicing sport - the costs are similar to those in United States

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


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

The average price of accommodation in Uruguay is $79 (UYU 3.4K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $36 (UYU 1.6K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $27 (UYU 1.2K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Uruguay in $49 (UYU 2.1K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $60 (UYU 2.6K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $97 (UYU 4.2K) in Uruguay 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 $180 (UYU 7.8K)


And if the trip plans are simply for a given region of the world, then maybe it will come out cheaper than in Uruguay in nearby countries? See prices in: Montenegro, Argentina, Paraguay, Chile, and Bolivia.

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

fees

$120 ($71 - $260)
31% less than in United States

internet

$32 ($28 - $47)
by half less than in United States

jeans pants

$74 ($28 - $100)
68% more than in United States

average earnings

$620
83% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$430 ($300 - $680)
68% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$610 ($370 - $1K)
65% less than in United States

bread

$1.9 ($0.86 - $3)
32% less than in United States

cheese

$8.3 ($5.8 - $14)
25% less than in United States

rice

$1.1 ($0.7 - $1.5)
73% less than in United States

tomatoes

$1.9 ($0.93 - $2.8)
by half less than in United States

bananas

$2.1 ($1 - $3.6)
33% more than in United States

wine

$5.8 ($3.3 - $8.2)
by half less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$10 ($6.5 - $20)
31% less than in United States

local beer

$3.1 ($1.6 - $5.1)
38% less than in United States

coffee

$2.7 ($1.6 - $4.1)
38% less than in United States

bottle of water

$1.2 ($0.93 - $2.1)
25% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$8.2 ($7 - $9.3)
1% more than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$1.6 ($0.93 - $2.6)
19% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Uruguay

Has the price of bread increased in Uruguay?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2011: $0.59(UYU 25), 2012: $0.67(UYU 29), 2013: $1.4(UYU 59), 2014: $1(UYU 45), 2015: $1.6(UYU 69), 2016: $1.4(UYU 60), 2017: $1.4(UYU 60), and 2018: $1.3(UYU 57).

Uruguay price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2011-2018
Uruguay price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $1.6(UYU 71), 2016: $1.7(UYU 74), 2017: $1.4(UYU 60), and 2018: $1.6(UYU 71)

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

Have prices increased in restaurants in Uruguay?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2011: $5.1(UYU 220), 2012: $6.5(UYU 280), 2013: $5.8(UYU 250), 2014: $6.9(UYU 300), 2015: $7(UYU 300), 2016: $9.3(UYU 400), 2017: $9.3(UYU 400), and 2018: $8.2(UYU 350)

Uruguay price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2011-2018
Uruguay price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2011: $260(UYU 11K), 2012: $270(UYU 12K), 2013: $310(UYU 13K), 2014: $310(UYU 13K), 2015: $320(UYU 14K), 2016: $350(UYU 15K), 2017: $370(UYU 16K), and 2018: $380(UYU 17K)

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