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Cost of Living

Students will find that the cost of living in Buenos Aires is reasonable. With good budgeting habits and the more affordable cost of housing, many NYU Buenos Aires students will save more money than they would during a semester in the United States.


ItemCost in Buenos AiresConverted to US


Monthly passes are no longer available.

Subway one-way ticket

Bus one-way ticket


AR $5.00

AR $6.00




Dining Out

Nice dinner at a mid to high range restaurant  AR $280.00 $30.86
Casual dinner (similar to US chain restaurant) AR $140.00 $15.43
McDonalds -- Coffee (varying size) AR $15.00 $1.65
Starbucks -- venti caffe latte AR $40.00 $4.40
Starbucks -- muffin AR $30.00 $3.30
Starbucks -- bagel AR $26.00 $2.86
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