Buenos Aires vs Guarulhos - Cost of Living Comparison

Buenos Aires Guarulhos
🚶 Cost of living one person
$792
$548
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2011
$1348
🏠 One person rent
$344
$230
🏘️ Family rent
$645
$344
🍽️ Food expenses
$269
$177
🚐 Transport expenses
$80.2
$84
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$403
$310
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
79
94
😀 Quality of life
73
48
🏙️ Population
3.06M
1.32M

The cost of living in Buenos Aires is 45% more expensive than in Guarulhos. Cities ranked 6097th and 7932nd ($792 vs $548) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 298th in Argentina and Brazil, respectively. Check Argentina vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Buenos Aires compared to 0.6 months in Guarulhos. Buenos Aires ranked 1st best city to live in Argentina vs Guarulhos ranked 19th in Brazil, while ranked 1283rd and 6344th among best cities to live in the world.

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Buenos Aires Guarulhos
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.39
$3.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.7
$18.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.01
$4.84
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.23
$1.95
 Cappuccino
$2.78
$1.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.04
$0.93
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$384
$234
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$269
$169
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$747
$392
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$537
$252
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.3
$30.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.8
$46.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$23.3
$17.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
43.84%
7.82%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2597
$1436
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2138
$972
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.15
$0.98
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$12.1
$42
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.41
$7.05
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.97
$0.72
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.06
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.08
$1.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.97
$6.42
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$3.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.86
$6.73
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$0.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.8
$0.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
$1.03
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.83
$0.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.5
$0.28
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.18
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$6.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
$0.78
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.31
$1.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.43
$3.05
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.26
$2.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.1
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.94
$0.59
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$15.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.23
$5.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16.9
$23.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.19
$5.57
👖 Brand Jeans
$84.5
$27
👟 Brand Sneakers
$139
$64.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$237
$257
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5040
$7074

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi Villa Dominico
$520
11 km or 7 mi Lanus
$506
13 km or 7.9 mi Wilde
$520
13 km or 8.1 mi Remedios de Escalada
$522
14 km or 8.7 mi Caseros
$522
14 km or 8.8 mi Florida Este
$519
14 km or 8.9 mi Ciudad Madero
$522
14 km or 8.9 mi Bernal
$521
15 km or 9.4 mi Monte Chingolo
$520
15 km or 9.6 mi Lomas del Mirador
$520
17 km or 10 mi La Tablada
$521
17 km or 10 mi Quilmes
$488
18 km or 11 mi Ramos Mejia
$519
18 km or 11 mi San Justo
$522
19 km or 12 mi El Palomar
$522
19 km or 12 mi Temperley
$522
19 km or 12 mi Lomas de Zamora
$541
19 km or 12 mi San Isidro
$640
19 km or 12 mi Ciudad Evita
$522
19 km or 12 mi San Francisco Solano
$522
20 km or 12 mi Villa Luzuriaga
$521
20 km or 13 mi Rafael Calzada
$520
22 km or 13 mi Isidro Casanova
$528
22 km or 13 mi Ezpeleta
$521
22 km or 14 mi Moron
$531
24 km or 15 mi San Fernando de la Buena Vista
$487
24 km or 15 mi Florencio Varela
$524
24 km or 15 mi Burzaco
$523
24 km or 15 mi Berazategui
$519
25 km or 15 mi Gregorio de Laferrere
$531
25 km or 16 mi Rafael Castillo
$523
25 km or 16 mi Monte Grande
$520
29 km or 18 mi Ezeiza
$525
29 km or 18 mi Longchamps
$520
29 km or 18 mi Libertad
$522
31 km or 19 mi Gonzalez Catan
$532
32 km or 20 mi Glew
$522
32 km or 20 mi Merlo
$532
36 km or 23 mi Jose C. Paz
$531
37 km or 23 mi Virrey del Pino
$524

Cities near Guarulhos

Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 8.6 mi Sao Paulo
$948
17 km or 11 mi Mairipora
$554
17 km or 11 mi Sao Caetano do Sul
$672
19 km or 12 mi Ferraz de Vasconcelos
$560
19 km or 12 mi Itaquaquecetuba
$581
20 km or 13 mi Poa
$555
21 km or 13 mi Santo Andre
$702
23 km or 14 mi Aruja
$555
24 km or 15 mi Maua
$587
24 km or 15 mi Caieiras
$555
25 km or 15 mi Franco da Rocha
$617
25 km or 16 mi Sao Bernardo do Campo
$679
26 km or 16 mi Diadema
$542
27 km or 17 mi Taboao da Serra
$572
27 km or 17 mi Osasco
$646
30 km or 18 mi Francisco Morato
$597
30 km or 19 mi Ribeirao Pires
$554
31 km or 20 mi Carapicuiba
$580
35 km or 22 mi Mogi das Cruzes
$603
35 km or 22 mi Barueri
$740
37 km or 23 mi Cajamar
$537
38 km or 24 mi Embu das Artes
$531
38 km or 24 mi Jandira
$554
39 km or 24 mi Campo Limpo Paulista
$555
39 km or 24 mi Atibaia
$516
39 km or 24 mi Santana de Parnaiba
$555
41 km or 26 mi Varzea Paulista
$555
42 km or 26 mi Itapevi
$559
42 km or 26 mi Cotia
$610
43 km or 26 mi Itapecerica da Serra
$547
43 km or 27 mi Itanhaem
$554
47 km or 30 mi Jundiai
$776
49 km or 30 mi Cubatao
$545
50 km or 31 mi Embu-Guacu
$554
57 km or 35 mi Sao Vicente
$612
59 km or 36 mi Santos
$780
59 km or 37 mi Bertioga
$554
60 km or 37 mi Itatiba
$556
61 km or 38 mi Jacarei
$568
61 km or 38 mi Braganca Paulista
$560