Planning to relocate to Portugal from the USA? In this detailed cost of living in Portugal vs USA guide, we walk you through all the expenses to factor in ahead of your big move.
Cost of living in Portugal vs USA: What to expect
Relocating abroad is a rewarding yet equally nerve-wracking decision. And one of the biggest factors to take into account is the cost of living in the country you choose to move to. It so happens to be that Portugal is one of the most affordable countries to live in Western Europe and one of the few countries in the world where the quality of life consistently scores highly among the expat community.
Generally speaking, the cost of living in the US is around 42% more expensive than in Portugal. You’ll find that real estate prices, groceries, and dining out are cheaper in Portugal than in the US.
Bonus tip: Wondering about what to expect in Portugal? Check out our expats in Portugal guide.