Travel budget in the Turks and Caicos Islands

Turks and Caicos Islands: calculate your travel budget

Turks and Caicos Islands: sample budgets by traveller type

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in the Turks and Caicos Islands for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 161 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 24 per person
  • $ 22 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 3490*

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 194 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 55 per person
  • $ 16 per person
  • $ 0 per person

Total budget:

$ 4683*

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • $ 293 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 87 per person
  • $ 10.5 per person
  • $ 0 per person

Total budget:

$ 6812*

* 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands in 2021

Cost of living: Turks and Caicos Islands VS United States

Compare with the average cost of living in:

On average, the cost of living in the Turks and Caicos Islands in 2021 is 63% higher than in the United States (USA).

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices United States in in the United States (USA) and United States by types of expenses:

Cost of living in the Turks and Caicos Islands by city

See the table below for the variation in the cost of living in different cities in the Turks and Caicos Islands compared to the national average.

Cities /Turks and Caicos Islands View Details
Providenciales 1% moreTravel budget and cost of living in Providenciales


Local prices in the Turks and Caicos Islands by expense type

Turks and Caicos Islands: Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in the Turks and Caicos Islands is 31% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 28/person
($ 16 to $ 59)

66% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 41/person
($ 30 to $ 81)

23% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 33
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 14/person
($ 10.5 to $ 16)

55% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 5.9 for 500ml
($ 3.2 to $ 7.4)

10% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 3.2 for 330ml
( $ 3.2)

4% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.1
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 7.2/cup
($ 5.3 to $ 10.5)

56% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 2.6/can
($ 2.2 to $ 4.2)

29% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.1
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.7/bottle
($ 1.1 to $ 2.6)

4% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7

Turks and Caicos Islands: Hotel and accommodation budget

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in the Turks and Caicos Islands is 36% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 161/night
( $ 161)

28% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 228/night
( $ 228)

27% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
4-star hotel
4-star hotel
$ 359/night
( $ 359)

37% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 262
5-star hotel
5-star hotel
$ 777/night
( $ 777)

53% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 510

Turks and Caicos Islands: Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in the Turks and Caicos Islands is 62% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 2.5/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 3.2)

177% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 5.9/500g
($ 4.2 to $ 7.9)

98% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Rice
Rice
$ 7.2/kg
($ 3.5 to $ 13)

70% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.2
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.6/12 eggs
($ 2.2 to $ 3.2)

8% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Chicken
Chicken
$ 15/kg
( $ 15)

50% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.9
Apples
Apples
$ 4.4/kg
($ 3.5 to $ 5.3)

9% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.8
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 5/kg
($ 4.2 to $ 5.9)

10% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 5/kg
($ 4.2 to $ 5.9)

84% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 3.2
($ 2.2 to $ 4.2)

66% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9

Turks and Caicos Islands: Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in the Turks and Caicos Islands is 130% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 5.3/ticket
($ 2.2 to $ 5.3)

126% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.8/litre
($ 1.4 to $ 2.2)

134% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.7

Turks and Caicos Islands: Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in the Turks and Caicos Islands is 54% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 5.3/pack
( $ 5.3)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.5
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 85
( $ 85)

77% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 48
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 85
( $ 85)

121% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39


About the information on the cost of living in the Turks and Caicos Islands

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

Information about cost of living in the Turks and Caicos Islands updated on 29-11-2021.

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