Maracaibo travel budget

Maracaibo: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Maracaibo

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • /
  • $ 8.2 per person
  • $ 0.5 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 243* (51022406540000 VEF)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • /
  • $ 24 per person
  • $ 6.3 per person
  • $ 2.2 per person

Total budget:

$ 884* (1.8617712960001E+14 VEF)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • NC
  • $ 55 per person
  • $ 17 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person

Total budget:

$ 2133* (4.4957545500001E+14 VEF)

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


Cost of living in Maracaibo compared to Venezuela in 2021

On average, the cost of living in Maracaibo in 2021 is 34% 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 Maracaibo in 2021 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):




Local prices in Maracaibo by expense type

Restaurant budget in Maracaibo

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Maracaibo is 40% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 3.8/person
($ 2.2 to $ 3.8)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 45/person
( $ 45)

42% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 32
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 5/person
($ 3.3 to $ 6.6)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 2 for 500ml
($ 0.8 to $ 3.3)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.9 for 330ml
($ 1 to $ 2.7)

35% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.7/cup
($ 0.8 to $ 2.2)

62% 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
($ 0.6 to $ 1.7)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7/bottle
($ 0.4 to $ 1.1)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Maracaibo

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Maracaibo is 73% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 46/night
($ 42 to $ 49)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 46/month
($ 46 to $ 46)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165

Supermarket food budget in Maracaibo

On average, the price of supermarket food in Maracaibo is 27% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.6/litre
($ 1.6 to $ 1.7)

81% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.1/500g
($ 0.4 to $ 2.2)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.8
Rice
Rice
$ 1.4/kg
($ 1.3 to $ 1.6)

64% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.3/12 eggs
($ 1 to $ 1.6)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.3
Chicken
Chicken
$ 3.2/kg
($ 1.9 to $ 4.1)

64% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.3
Apples
Apples
$ 3.3/kg
( $ 3.3)

27% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 2.4/kg
( $ 2.4)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.7/kg
( $ 2.7)

6% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.4
($ 0.6 to $ 2.2)

24% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8

Public and private transport budget in Maracaibo

On average, the price of transport in Maracaibo is 53% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 0.1/ticket
( $ 0.1)

95% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.2
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.1/km
( $ 1.1)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0/litre

98% less 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)
$ 1.1
( $ 1.1)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3
Car hire
Car hire
$ 51/24hrs
($ 3.6 to $ 109)

28% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40

Leisure activity budget in Maracaibo

On average, budget for leisure activities in Maracaibo is 59% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 2.2/ticket
( $ 2.2)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13
Tennis
Tennis
$ 9.9/hr
($ 8.8 to $ 11)

37% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Maracaibo

On average, shopping budget in Maracaibo is 51% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 0.6/pack
( $ 0.6)

93% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 84
( $ 84)

83% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 95
( $ 95)

162% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 36

Plane ticket budget

London → Caracas
London → Caracas
London → Caracas
$ 1034
(fair price: $ 802)
New York City → Caracas
New York City → Caracas
New York City → Caracas
$ 1242
(fair price: $ 959)
Dublin → Caracas
Dublin → Caracas
Dublin → Caracas
$ 1100
(fair price: $ 884)
Manchester → Caracas
Manchester → Caracas
Manchester → Caracas
$ 1131
(fair price: $ 900)
Toronto (Ontario) → Caracas
Toronto (Ontario) → Caracas
Toronto (Ontario) → Caracas
$ 1401
(fair price: $ 1117)
Montreal → Caracas
Montreal → Caracas
Montreal → Caracas
$ 1468
(fair price: $ 1102)


About this information on the cost of living in Maracaibo

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

The information about the cost of living in Maracaibo was updated on 10-09-2021.

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