Cost of living

The cost of life in Chile will depend on your lifestyle and the area of the country where you want to live. To obtain your student visa, you must show evidence that you can cover your expenses during your stay or have a scholarship to finance your studies.

Some estimated costs:

Room with basic services:
200,000 - 450,000 CLP
300 - 533 USD
Transport (2 buses / underground Mon-Sun):
43,200 CLP
67 USD
Breakfast, per day:
2,000 – 4,000 CLP
3-7 USD
Lunch, per day:
3,500 – 6,500 CLP
USD 5- 10 USD
One trip on bus or subway:
720 CLP
1 USD
1 liter of gasoline:
850 CLP
1,5 USD
Movie ticket:
3,900 CLP
6 USD
1 liter of milk:
660 CLP
1 USD
1 kilo of apples:
600 CLP
1 USD
1 kilo of bread:
1,200 CLP
2 USD
1 kilo of beef:
from 4000 CLP
6.1 USD