Cost of Living in Lisbon

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1263
$2845
🛋️ Without rent
$486
$1555
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$778
$1290
🍽️ Food
$291
$768
🚐 Transport
$83.8
$227
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1065
😀 Quality of life
81
🏙️ Population
546K

The average cost of living in Lisbon is $1263, which is in the top 35% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3287th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 124 in Portugal.

The median after-tax salary is $1065, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 292nd (TOP 3%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Portugal. With an estimated population of 546K, Lisbon is the 1st largest city in Portugal.

✈️ Closest airport 8 km Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Portela Airport)
😷 Air quality Excellent 8.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 301 University of Lisbon
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Prices in Lisbon

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.55
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.99
 Cappuccino
$2.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$884
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$609
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1538
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1032
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$80.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$123
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5330
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2920
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$40.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.79
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.34
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.57
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.75
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.34
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.17
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.39
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.82
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.31
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$58
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$89.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$414
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9125

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