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Living in Canarias

Tenerife is one of the islands with the greatest cultural, gastronomic and leisure offer in the Canary Islands.

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Accommodation in Tenerife

University residences

Websites for finding accommodation:

  • Idealista

  • Fotocasa

  • Spot A Home

  • Enalquiler

  • Uniplaces

Cost of Living in Tenerife

The approximate cost of living is difficult to calculate, but here are some figures that may help you:

500-900 €/month

Studio rent

The cost of accommodation depends on the neighbourhood.

90 €/month


Supplies such as water, electricity and gas will vary according to the season.

120 €/month

Monthly shop

The monthly shopping basket could cost you around 120 euros per month.

15 €/month

Monthly transport card

For those under 30 years of age, the monthly transport card costs 15 euros.

20-50 €/month

Mobile tarriffs

Mobile tariffs can vary from 20 to 50 euros per month, and home internet tariffs are around 50 euros per month.

Transport in Tenerife

There are two ways to travel around Tenerife by public transport:

Bus: TITSA manages the buses on the island.

Tram: there are 2 tram lines that connect Santa Cruz de Tenerife and

San Cristóbal de La Laguna, managed by Metropolitano de Tenerife:

  • Line 1: Santa Cruz-La Laguna.
  • Line 2: La Cuesta-Tíncer.