Summary

Cost of living in Porto is 17% more expensive than Algarve according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,478
$1,233
Cost of Living
$924
$956
Average Salary
$1,038
$807
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Porto
Algarve
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$799.37
$620.39
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$570.57
$446.42
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,517.59
$1,093.07
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$960.38
$768.1

Salaries And Financing

Name
Porto
Algarve
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$924.87
$956.14
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.42
%2.64

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Porto
Algarve
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$126.59
$102.15
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.19
$0.22
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$37.2
$35.45

Markets

Name
Porto
Algarve
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.79
$0.77
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.61
$1.34
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.06
$2.03
Local Cheese (1kg)
$8.69
$6.09
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.69
$0.76
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.12
$4.53
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.1
$1.02
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.39
$2.03
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$5.88
$5.71
Apples (1kg)
$1.97
$1.65
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$6.25
$6.1
Oranges (1kg)
$1.72
$1.06
Potato (1kg)
$1.05
$0.93
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.29
$0.92
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.08
$1.28
Tomato (1kg)
$1.67
$1.28
Banana (1kg)
$1.66
$1.58
Onion (1kg)
$1.45
$0.95
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$12.72
$9.47

Transportation

Name
Porto
Algarve
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.8
$4.73
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$40.18
$59.08
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.81
$1.76
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$29,424.21
$27,533.5
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.05
$3.84
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.69
$0.5
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$19.54
$14.97
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$28,879.84
$28,360.68

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Porto
Algarve
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$93.32
$80.75
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$34.42
$42.67
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$83.47
$73.53
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$94.92
$64.99

Restaurants

Name
Porto
Algarve
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$9.35
$9.05
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$37.42
$32.3
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.14
$5.88
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$2.06
$2.16
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.31
$2.75
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.58
$1.62
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.15
$1.12
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.99
$1.51

Sports And Leisure

Name
Porto
Algarve
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$41.51
$49.89
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$13.15
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$7.75
$7.39

Childcare

Name
Porto
Algarve
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$356.89
$452.98
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$6,936.19
$7,090.17

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Porto
Algarve
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$3,343.16
$2,823.77
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,740.87
$1,577.23