Miami travel budget

Miami: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Miami

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Miami for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 128 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 23 per person
  • $ 13 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 2746*

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 203 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 56 per person
  • $ 22 per person
  • $ 20 per person

Total budget:

$ 5519*

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 330 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 106 per person
  • $ 38 per person
  • $ 39 per person

Total budget:

$ 9678*

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).



Cost of living in Miami compared to United States in 2022

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in Miami in 2022 is 13% higher than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Miami in 2022 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Miami by expense type

Restaurant budget in Miami

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Miami is 15% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 23/person
($ 15 to $ 39)

13% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 20
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 61/person
($ 41 to $ 94)

49% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 41
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 12/person
($ 9.9 to $ 13)

7% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 10.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 7.4 for 500ml
($ 5 to $ 9.9)

21% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 6.2
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3.5 for 330ml
($ 1.7 to $ 6.2)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 5.9/cup
($ 3.7 to $ 7.4)

4% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.7/can
($ 2.3 to $ 3.7)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 2.5/bottle
($ 1.9 to $ 3.7)

25% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2

Hotel and accommodation budget in Miami

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Miami is 44% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 164/night
($ 127 to $ 213)

36% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 121
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 167/night
($ 110 to $ 259)

20% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 139
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 239/night
($ 151 to $ 404)

21% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 199
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 420/night
($ 249 to $ 708)

45% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 291
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 829/night
($ 447 to $ 1626)

38% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 602
Hostel/Youth Hostel
Hostel/Youth Hostel
$ 157/month
($ 98 to $ 241)

25% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 318/month
($ 193 to $ 582)

67% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 192
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 329/month
($ 162 to $ 666)

86% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 177
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 370/month
($ 204 to $ 630)

53% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 243
Family room
Family room
$ 263/month
($ 153 to $ 505)

45% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 182

Supermarket food budget in Miami

On average, the price of supermarket food in Miami is 23% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.4/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 1.7)

22% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.1
Bread
Bread
$ 4.1/500g
($ 1.3 to $ 6.6)

10% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.6
Rice
Rice
$ 6.9/kg
($ 3.1 to $ 10.6)

37% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Eggs
Eggs
$ 5.6/12 eggs
($ 2 to $ 8.7)

43% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.9
Chicken
Chicken
$ 20/kg
($ 11 to $ 28)

32% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
Apples
Apples
$ 7.6/kg
($ 2.5 to $ 14)

30% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.9
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 6.5/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 9.4)

18% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.5
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 3.9/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 8.2)

20% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 2.3
($ 1 to $ 3.7)

3% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3

Public and private transport budget in Miami

On average, the price of transport in Miami is 10% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 3.1/ticket
($ 2.7 to $ 3.7)

1% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.9/km
($ 1.6 to $ 3.8)

3% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.6/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 1.7)

2% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 4.3
($ 3.1 to $ 7.4)

9% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4
Car hire
Car hire
$ 18/24hrs
($ 2.4 to $ 120)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Leisure activity budget in Miami

On average, budget for leisure activities in Miami is 7% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 20/ticket
($ 15 to $ 26)

22% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 15
Tennis
Tennis
$ 21/hr
($ 21 to $ 32)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 22

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Miami

On average, shopping budget in Miami is essentially the same as in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 9.9/pack
($ 8.1 to $ 12)

8% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 11
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 60
($ 39 to $ 82)

6% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 57
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 46
($ 23 to $ 88)

0% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46

Plane ticket budget

London → New York City
London → New York City
London → New York City
$ 441
(fair price: $ 414)
Manchester → New York City
Manchester → New York City
Manchester → New York City
$ 549
(fair price: $ 488)
New York City → Miami (Florida)
New York City → Miami (Florida)
New York City → Miami (Florida)
$ 217
(fair price: $ 145)
Dublin → New York City
Dublin → New York City
Dublin → New York City
$ 458
(fair price: $ 410)
New York City → Las Vegas
New York City → Las Vegas
New York City → Las Vegas
$ 341
(fair price: $ 241)
London → Las Vegas
London → Las Vegas
London → Las Vegas
$ 748
(fair price: $ 683)


About this information on the cost of living in Miami

The information about the cost of living in Miami shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Miami was updated on 27-09-2022.

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