How much does an abortion cost

According to the Guttmacher Institute, the average cost for a first trimester abortion is in the US is $508 (anywhere between $75 and $25001). The median cost for a second trimester abortion is $1,195. Later term abortion can cost $3,000 or more.

Transcript: I’m Tammy with Abortion Questions Answered. One of the most common questions asked is, “How much does an abortion cost?” Costs can range from between $350 to over $650 for a medical abortion and $600 to over $2,000 for a surgical abortion, depending on how far along you are in your pregnancy. But from a medical standpoint, every procedure comes with side effects that should be considered. CompassCare can give you objective information about all these costs in a caring, non-judgmental environment, helping you navigate your pregnancy decision with confidence. This is Abortion Questions Answered – because the best decision is an informed decision.

The specific cost of an abortion depends on the type of procedure and the size of the baby, which are based on gestational age. The price rises as pregnancy progresses. Price also varies by provider; clinics and private practice abortionists typically offer lower costs than hospitals.

Typical costs of abortion in Buffalo and Rochester:

  • Medication Abortion / Abortion Pill (within 10 weeks gestation): $350-$650
    • Cost of abortion pill with insurance: $350-$650
    • Cost of abortion pill without insurance: Up to $10002
    • Cost of abortion pill online: Not available legally3 in the US
    • Cost of Abortion Pill at CVS: Not available by prescription
  • Suction Aspiration / Vacuum Abortion (6-12 weeks gestation): $600-$1000
  • Dilation and Curettage (13-16 weeks gestation): $850-$1600
  • Dilation and Evacuation (17-21 weeks gestation): $1500-$2100

Find out what your costs could be.

To find out how far along you are and what the cost of an abortion could be for you, schedule a free pre-termination evaluation with CompassCare today.

1 Jones R., Ingerick M., Jerman J. Womens Health Issues. 2018 May-Jun; 28(3): 212–218. “Differences in Abortion Service Delivery in Hostile, Middle-ground and Supportive States in 2014.” Retrieved from NCBI, U.S. National Library of Medicine on 06/04/19.

2 Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc. “How do I get the abortion pill?” Retrieved from on 06/04/19.

3 CompassCare Pregnancy Servcies. “Can I Buy the Abortion Pill Online?” Retrieved from on 06/04/19.

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