Port Of Spain travel budget

Port Of Spain: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Port Of Spain

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Port Of Spain for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 28 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 12 per person
  • $ 4.8 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 838* (5614 $)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 106 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 28 per person
  • $ 8.8 per person
  • $ 8.1 per person

Total budget:

$ 2719* (18200 $)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 168 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 62 per person
  • $ 18 per person
  • $ 17 per person

Total budget:

$ 5011* (33544 $)

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


Cost of living in Port Of Spain compared to Trinidad and Tobago in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Port Of Spain in 2020 is 19% less 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 Port Of Spain in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Port Of Spain by expense type

Restaurant budget in Port Of Spain

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Port Of Spain is 21% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 6.5/person
($ 5.7 to $ 21)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 48/person
($ 22 to $ 58)

64% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 6.5/person
($ 6.5 to $ 7.3)

19% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2.2 for 500ml
($ 1.7 to $ 4.1)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 2.6 for 330ml
($ 2.4 to $ 3)

12% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 4.2/cup
($ 1.3 to $ 4.9)

1% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.1/can
($ 1 to $ 1.4)

45% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8/bottle
($ 0.8 to $ 1)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Port Of Spain

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Port Of Spain is 35% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
1-star hotel
1-star hotel
$ 28/night
( $ 28)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 109
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 81/night
($ 53 to $ 112)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 131/night
($ 94 to $ 185)

27% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 208/night
($ 179 to $ 243)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 194/night
( $ 194)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510
Room with kitchen
Room with kitchen
$ 84/month
($ 58 to $ 109)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 169
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 170/month
($ 104 to $ 226)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 87/month
($ 57 to $ 114)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223
Family room
Family room
$ 194/month
($ 109 to $ 269)

11% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 175

Supermarket food budget in Port Of Spain

On average, the price of supermarket food in Port Of Spain is essentially the same as in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 2.3)

131% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 2/500g
($ 1.4 to $ 2.7)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1.9/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 2.4)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 4.2/12 eggs
($ 3.2 to $ 4.9)

74% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 9.6/kg
($ 3.7 to $ 20)

14% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 7.3/kg
($ 5.3 to $ 8)

20% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 7/kg
($ 3.6 to $ 13)

51% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 3.2)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 5.5/kg
($ 3.6 to $ 7.2)

27% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.1/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 1.3)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 1.6/salad
($ 1 to $ 1.9)

7% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.3
($ 0.6 to $ 1.7)

29% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 7.2/kg
($ 4.5 to $ 13)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Port Of Spain

On average, the price of transport in Port Of Spain is 29% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.2/ticket
($ 0.8 to $ 2.4)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 38/month
($ 38 to $ 66)

48% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 72
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1/km
($ 0.8 to $ 1.2)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0.8/litre
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

13% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.7
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1
($ 0.8 to $ 1.7)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Car hire
Car hire
$ 48/24hrs
($ 29 to $ 95)

22% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Budget for living and housing in Port Of Spain

On average, the cost of housing in Port Of Spain is 33% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 67/month
($ 42 to $ 98)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.2/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.4)

42% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 53/month
($ 35 to $ 87)

22% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 67
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 659/month
($ 489 to $ 1220)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1367
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 420/month
($ 293 to $ 733)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1095
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 1404/month
($ 1058 to $ 1953)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2195
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 911/month
($ 652 to $ 1302)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1739
Gym
Gym
$ 54/month
($ 44 to $ 75)

40% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 222/month
($ 147 to $ 327)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 953
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 6079/yr
($ 2440 to $ 11384)

62% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16399

Leisure activity budget in Port Of Spain

On average, budget for leisure activities in Port Of Spain is 35% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 8.1/ticket
($ 8.1 to $ 10.6)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 9.9/hr
($ 4.9 to $ 17)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Port Of Spain

On average, shopping budget in Port Of Spain is 20% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.1/pack
($ 4.5 to $ 5.7)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 67
($ 36 to $ 90)

46% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 54
($ 34 to $ 66)

44% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 110
($ 83 to $ 164)

42% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 102
($ 66 to $ 147)

3% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 98

Plane ticket budget

London → Port Of Spain
London → Port Of Spain
London → Port Of Spain
$ 1173
(fair price: $ 807)
New York City → Port Of Spain
New York City → Port Of Spain
New York City → Port Of Spain
$ 549
(fair price: $ 452)
Toronto (Ontario) → Port Of Spain
Toronto (Ontario) → Port Of Spain
Toronto (Ontario) → Port Of Spain
$ 489
(fair price: $ 409)
Manchester → Port Of Spain
Manchester → Port Of Spain
Manchester → Port Of Spain
$ 1188
(fair price: $ 996)
Montreal → Port Of Spain
Montreal → Port Of Spain
Montreal → Port Of Spain
$ 564
(fair price: $ 461)
Los Angeles → Port Of Spain
Los Angeles  → Port Of Spain
Los Angeles  → Port Of Spain
$ 716
(fair price: $ 543)
Dublin → Port Of Spain
Dublin → Port Of Spain
Dublin → Port Of Spain
$ 1065
(fair price: $ 843)
Edinburgh → Port Of Spain
Edinburgh → Port Of Spain
Edinburgh → Port Of Spain
$ 1191
(fair price: $ 961)

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About this information on the cost of living in Port Of Spain

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

The information about the cost of living in Port Of Spain was updated on 13-10-2020.

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