Prices Charged by Human Smugglers

Human smuggling prices and fees are based upon publicly available information collected worldwide. The figures are taken from arrest records, criminal court cases, lawyer statements, police reports and other law enforcement publications.

Related information on Human Trafficking Statistics and Prices of Trafficking Victims.

Smuggling fees are quoted in US Dollars, with the original post available by clicking on the dollar value.

  1. Afghanistan$25,000 to London / $700 to Iran
  2. Africa$1,500 to Israel
  3. Asia$10,000 to Australia
  4. Bangladesh$10,000 to Brazil
  5. Brazil$16,000 to USA
  6. China$50,000 to USA / $41,800 to UK
  7. Cuba$10,000 to USA
  8. Guatemala$7,000 to USA
  9. Haiti$1,500 to Puerto Rico
  10. India$277,000 to UK / $60,000 to USA
  11. Iran$23,315 to EU
  12. Iraq$10,500 to UK
  13. Laos$190 to Thailand
  14. Mexico$4,000 to USA / $9,000 to USA by boat
  15. Morocco$24,000 to Europe
  16. North Korea$6,000 to South Korea
  17. Pakistan$22,000 to USA
  18. Romania$10,000 to $30,000 to Canada
  19. Saudi Arabia$156.60 to Mecca
  20. Somalia$10,000 to USA
  21. Thailand$21,000 to Japan
  22. United Kingdom$2,373 to France
  23. Vietnam$28,500 to Europe