Travel budget in Gran Canaria

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Gran Canaria: sample budgets by traveller type

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 52 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 6.7 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 1243* (1050 €)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 129 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 25 per person
  • $ 10.2 per person
  • $ 8.4 per person

Total budget:

$ 3004* (2520 €)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 152 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 38 per person
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 17 per person

Total budget:

$ 4069* (3416 €)

* Estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks. This represents an average across the country (budget may vary depending on the city or region visited).


Cost of living in Gran Canaria in 2019

Cost of living: Gran Canaria VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Gran Canaria in 2019 is essentially the same as in United States

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices in Gran Canaria in 2019 and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in Gran Canaria by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in Gran Canaria compared to the national average.

Cities /Gran Canaria View Details
Maspalomas 7% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Maspalomas
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Mogán 5% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Mogán
Santa Lucia 2% lessTravel budget and cost of living in Santa Lucia

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Local prices in Gran Canaria by expense type

Restaurant budget in Gran Canaria

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Gran Canaria costs 38% less than in United States.
Lunch
Lunch
$ 10.2/person
($ 7.2 to $ 15)

37% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 22/person
($ 7.2 to $ 30)

23% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 28
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 8.4/person
($ 6 to $ 9.6)

10% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 7.6
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.6 for 500ml
($ 1 to $ 3.6)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.9
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.2 for 330ml
($ 0.7 to $ 2.4)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.6/cup
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

66% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.5
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.7/can
($ 0.7 to $ 2.4)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1/bottle
($ 0.4 to $ 1.8)

38% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Gran Canaria

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Gran Canaria costs 17% less than in United States.
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 88/night
($ 67 to $ 113)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 107
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 124/night
($ 72 to $ 198)

0% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 125
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 134/night
($ 79 to $ 229)

24% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 179
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 169/night
($ 124 to $ 232)

35% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 260
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 247/night
($ 188 to $ 324)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 499
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 59/month
($ 46 to $ 76)

55% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 133
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 144/month
($ 84 to $ 243)

13% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 165
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 151/month
($ 91 to $ 230)

9% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 238/month
($ 133 to $ 451)

9% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 219
Family room
Family room
$ 217/month
($ 136 to $ 322)

23% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 177

Supermarket food budget in Gran Canaria

On average, the price of supermarket food in Gran Canaria costs 44% less than in United States.
Milk
Milk
$ 0.8/litre
($ 0.7 to $ 1.3)

13% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
($ 0.5 to $ 2.4)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.2/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

71% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.9/12 eggs
($ 1.8 to $ 3.6)

22% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.5
Cheese
Cheese
$ 8.4/kg
($ 3.6 to $ 12)

26% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 6.1/kg
($ 4.8 to $ 7.2)

34% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 9.3
Apples
Apples
$ 1.8/kg
($ 1.8 to $ 2.4)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.9
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 2.4)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.3
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1 to $ 2.4)

67% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 4.4
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.2/kg
($ 1.2 to $ 2.4)

57% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.8
Salad
Salad
$ 1.4/salad
($ 1.2 to $ 2)

17% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6
($ 0.6 to $ 1.4)

69% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 12/kg
($ 12 to $ 15)

5% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Gran Canaria

On average, the price of transport in Gran Canaria costs 26% less than in United States.
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.7/ticket
($ 1.7 to $ 1.7)

31% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2.4
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 48/month
($ 42 to $ 51)

37% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 77
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.7/km
($ 0.6 to $ 0.8)

58% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1.9
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 1.3)

45% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 3.2
($ 2 to $ 3.9)

12% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 3.7
Car hire
Car hire
$ 15/24hrs
($ 3.6 to $ 100)

63% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Gran Canaria

On average, the cost of housing in Gran Canaria costs 45% less than in United States.
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 93/month
($ 54 to $ 122)

44% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 167
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

0% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 45/month
($ 22 to $ 78)

37% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 70
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 758/month
($ 694 to $ 837)

46% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1406
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 519/month
($ 419 to $ 658)

53% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1112
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 1171/month
($ 956 to $ 1434)

48% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 2283
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 878/month
($ 717 to $ 956)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 1784
Gym
Gym
$ 42/month
($ 34 to $ 54)

6% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 40
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 343/month
($ 239 to $ 478)

64% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 971
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 5593/yr
($ 2868 to $ 7170)

68% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17521

Leisure activity budget in Gran Canaria

On average, budget for leisure activities in Gran Canaria costs 13% less than in United States.
Cinema
Cinema
$ 8.4/ticket
($ 6 to $ 9.6)

35% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 14
Tennis
Tennis
$ 18/hr
($ 15 to $ 26)

10% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Gran Canaria

On average, shopping budget in Gran Canaria costs 12% less than in United States.
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 4.1/pack
($ 3.3 to $ 4.8)

50% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 57
($ 22 to $ 84)

18% more than United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 48
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 32
($ 12 to $ 42)

18% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 78
($ 48 to $ 96)

4% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 82
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 96
($ 54 to $ 120)

6% less than in United StatesUnited States Average price in United States: $ 103

Plane ticket budget

Edinburgh → Lanzarote
Edinburgh → Lanzarote
Edinburgh → Lanzarote
$ 293
(fair price: $ 234)
Edinburgh → Fuerteventura
Edinburgh → Fuerteventura
Edinburgh → Fuerteventura
$ 293
(fair price: $ 218)
Manchester → Fuerteventura
Manchester → Fuerteventura
Manchester → Fuerteventura
$ 292
(fair price: $ 211)
Edinburgh → Tenerife
Edinburgh → Tenerife
Edinburgh → Tenerife
$ 339
(fair price: $ 266)
Edinburgh → Gran Canaria
Edinburgh → Gran Canaria
Edinburgh → Gran Canaria
$ 305
(fair price: $ 245)
Dublin → Fuerteventura
Dublin → Fuerteventura
Dublin → Fuerteventura
$ 297
(fair price: $ 220)
Manchester → Lanzarote
Manchester → Lanzarote
Manchester → Lanzarote
$ 299
(fair price: $ 225)
New York City → Tenerife
New York City → Tenerife
New York City → Tenerife
$ 743
(fair price: $ 615)
Manchester → Gran Canaria
Manchester → Gran Canaria
Manchester → Gran Canaria
$ 282
(fair price: $ 225)
London → Fuerteventura
London → Fuerteventura
London → Fuerteventura
$ 315
(fair price: $ 208)
New York City → Gran Canaria
New York City → Gran Canaria
New York City → Gran Canaria
$ 703
(fair price: $ 597)
Toronto (Ontario) → Tenerife
Toronto (Ontario) → Tenerife
Toronto (Ontario) → Tenerife
$ 952
(fair price: $ 792)
Dublin → Gran Canaria
Dublin → Gran Canaria
Dublin → Gran Canaria
$ 272
(fair price: $ 218)
London → Lanzarote
London → Lanzarote
London → Lanzarote
$ 271
(fair price: $ 194)
Dublin → Lanzarote
Dublin → Lanzarote
Dublin → Lanzarote
$ 305
(fair price: $ 248)
New York City → Lanzarote
New York City → Lanzarote
New York City → Lanzarote
$ 765
(fair price: $ 651)
Dublin → Tenerife
Dublin → Tenerife
Dublin → Tenerife
$ 275
(fair price: $ 239)
London → Gran Canaria
London → Gran Canaria
London → Gran Canaria
$ 266
(fair price: $ 210)
Toronto (Ontario) → Gran Canaria
Toronto (Ontario) → Gran Canaria
Toronto (Ontario) → Gran Canaria
$ 910
(fair price: $ 776)
Manchester → Tenerife
Manchester → Tenerife
Manchester → Tenerife
$ 286
(fair price: $ 217)
London → Tenerife
London → Tenerife
London → Tenerife
$ 249
(fair price: $ 199)
Montreal → Tenerife
Montreal → Tenerife
Montreal → Tenerife
$ 1109
(fair price: $ 917)
Los Angeles → Tenerife
Los Angeles  → Tenerife
Los Angeles  → Tenerife
$ 991
(fair price: $ 827)
Toronto (Ontario) → Lanzarote
Toronto (Ontario) → Lanzarote
Toronto (Ontario) → Lanzarote
$ 1064
(fair price: $ 916)
New York City → Fuerteventura
New York City → Fuerteventura
New York City → Fuerteventura
$ 931
(fair price: $ 704)
Los Angeles → Gran Canaria
Los Angeles  → Gran Canaria
Los Angeles  → Gran Canaria
$ 971
(fair price: $ 813)

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About the information on the cost of living in Gran Canaria

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

Information about cost of living in Gran Canaria updated on 17-12-2017.

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