Cost of living in Valparaiso, Chile

Summary of cost of living in Valparaiso

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: CH$1,571,350
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: CH$703,586
  • WARNING!  These estimates are based on data that may have some inconsistencies at the moment. They already provide a decent estimate but they are not currently bullet-proof.
Expatistan is a collaborative effort. The data gets better with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Valparaiso.

List of prices in Valparaiso, Chile. Current as of Jan 2020.

Change the currency:
Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district CH$6,545
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) CH$4,082
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast CH$1,597
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk CH$746
12 eggs, large CH$2,278
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes CH$840
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese CH$3,150
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples CH$835
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes CH$564
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket CH$817
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality CH$4,339
2 liters of coca-cola CH$1,324
Bread for 2 people for 1 day CH$431
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area CH$496,133
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area CH$325,056
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat CH$47,646
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area CH$334,913
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area CH$244,059
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio CH$46,043
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) CH$16,603
40” flat screen tv CH$229,259
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) CH$67,840
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) CH$7,632
Hourly rate for cleaning help CH$2,145
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) CH$34,314
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) CH$24,023
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) CH$46,347
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes CH$53,046
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new CH$10,583,300
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas CH$795
Monthly ticket public transport CH$27,442
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) CH$8,745
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) CH$2,560
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) CH$9,699
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) CH$22,581
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) CH$4,222
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) CH$2,367
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) CH$2,502
4 rolls of toilet paper CH$1,317
Tube of toothpaste CH$1,396
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city CH$6,233
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub CH$18,633
2 tickets to the movies CH$7,597
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) CH$38,436
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert CH$27,495
1 cocktail drink in downtown club CH$3,556
Cappuccino in expat area of the city CH$2,416
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) CH$2,225
Ipad wi-fi 128gb CH$367,343
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) CH$70
1 month of gym membership in business district CH$31,205
1 package of marlboro cigarettes CH$3,260
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 289 prices entered by 23 different people.
Latest price update: January 28, 2020

Do you live in Valparaiso? We need your help!

What is the price of

Cold medicine (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands)

in Valparaiso?


International Cost of Living Index


Prices recently added

  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Cocoa Beach, Florida costs $12 (31 minutes ago)
  • 2 liters of coca-cola in Melbourne costs AU$2.00 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 1 liter of whole fat milk in Kathmandu costs ₨ 100 (about 1 hour ago)
  • 1 pack of marlboro cigarettes in Jeddah costs ﷼‎ 25 (about 3 hours ago)
  • Basic dinner out in neighborhood pub, dinner for two in Rome costs €75 (about 3 hours ago)
  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in London, Ontario costs C$1,400 (about 4 hours ago)