Cuenca is historisch, gedenkwaardig,  /  Cuenca (Azuay, Ecuador) has 400,000 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 71 km². It is near Guayaquil. The Vore provides the cost of living in Cuenca, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Cuenca

Minimum wage (Year)$366
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$11,244
Average salary (Month)$452.57

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Mayu Smokehouse & Bakery & Tango Bar & Lounge or go clubbing in Cuenca? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Cuenca's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$5.50
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$2.07


Price of local beer (0,5L)$1.35

Most popular pubs/bars in Cuenca

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Cuenca

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Cuenca? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$1.14
Price of local wine (bottle)$12.20

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Cuenca? Or right next to El Cajas National Park? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Cuenca's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$335
Rent in cheaper area$260
Costs of internet$40
Costs of electricity, water and heating$35


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$1,135
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$1,070
Mortgage interest rate7.00%

Cuenca's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Cuenca

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Cuenca? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Cuenca. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi priceStart price:$1.60 + $1.60(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.35
Price monthly public transport pass$10.10
Gas price$0.49

Train companies in Cuenca

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Cuenca

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at El Mercado & Tiesto's in Cuenca? Or buy food at supermarkets like Supermaxi or at local market places like Plaza Civica? The price level of food in Cuenca is acceptabel(/100). The Vore provides Cuenca's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is historisch, gedenkwaardig, and in terms of food costs it's acceptabel.
Price of budget restaurant$3.70
Price of local food restaurant$10.10
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$6.40
Price of bread$1.97
Price of milk$1.17

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Cuenca

    El Mercado

    Type of restaurantLocal restaurant
    LocationCalle Larga 8-27 y Luis Cordero, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador


    Type of restaurantLocal restaurant
    LocationJuan Jaramillo 4-89 y Mariano Cueva | City Centre, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador

    A pedir de Boca

    Type of restaurantThai restaurant‎
    LocationBenigno Malo 5-54 | Between Juan Jaramillo and Calle Larga, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador

Great local market places in Cuenca

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Cuenca


    LocationAlfonso Cordero Palacios s/n Esq., Alfonso Cordero, Cuenca, Ecuador
    Phone number+593 7-283-7711