Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Prague 

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Consumer Prices in Prague are 32.74% lower than in Melbourne (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Prague are 31.29% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Prague are 27.89% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Prague are 45.03% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Prague are 40.70% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Prague is 41.38% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(323.56 Kč)
11.13 A$
(180.00 Kč)
     -44.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 110.00 A$
(1,779.60 Kč)
55.63 A$
(900.00 Kč)
     -49.43 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 14.00 A$
(226.49 Kč)
10.35 A$
(167.50 Kč)
     -26.05 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(161.78 Kč)
3.09 A$
(50.00 Kč)
     -69.09 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 A$
(161.78 Kč)
3.09 A$
(50.00 Kč)
     -69.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.68 A$
(75.76 Kč)
3.92 A$
(63.44 Kč)
     -16.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.85 A$
(62.21 Kč)
2.44 A$
(39.40 Kč)
     -36.67 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.99 A$
(48.39 Kč)
1.77 A$
(28.67 Kč)
     -40.76 %
Markets
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.30 A$
(118.09 Kč)
5.31 A$
(85.88 Kč)
     -27.28 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.82 A$
(45.60 Kč)
1.76 A$
(28.51 Kč)
     -37.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.36 A$
(22.07 Kč)
1.34 A$
(21.72 Kč)
     -1.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.30 A$
(85.67 Kč)
3.13 A$
(50.70 Kč)
     -40.81 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.58 A$
(90.22 Kč)
6.66 A$
(107.68 Kč)
     +19.35 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.22 A$
(84.46 Kč)
5.21 A$
(84.36 Kč)
     -0.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.93 A$
(144.52 Kč)
7.63 A$
(123.38 Kč)
     -14.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.90 A$
(30.71 Kč)
1.10 A$
(17.74 Kč)
     -42.23 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(26.13 Kč)
0.97 A$
(15.75 Kč)
     -39.70 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.61 A$
(26.02 Kč)
1.11 A$
(17.90 Kč)
     -31.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.01 A$
(48.74 Kč)
2.26 A$
(36.56 Kč)
     -25.00 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.53 A$
(24.68 Kč)
0.59 A$
(9.52 Kč)
     -61.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.35 A$
(21.79 Kč)
0.56 A$
(9.03 Kč)
     -58.57 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.73 A$
(60.26 Kč)
1.99 A$
(32.14 Kč)
     -46.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.15 A$
(34.84 Kč)
0.94 A$
(15.19 Kč)
     -56.40 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 A$
(291.21 Kč)
9.27 A$
(150.00 Kč)
     -48.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.22 A$
(100.57 Kč)
1.32 A$
(21.32 Kč)
     -78.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.25 A$
(101.11 Kč)
2.46 A$
(39.82 Kč)
     -60.62 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 40.00 A$
(647.13 Kč)
8.38 A$
(135.50 Kč)
     -79.06 %
Transportation
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.60 A$
(74.42 Kč)
1.92 A$
(31.00 Kč)
     -58.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 159.50 A$
(2,580.42 Kč)
34.00 A$
(550.00 Kč)
     -78.69 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$
(80.89 Kč)
2.72 A$
(44.00 Kč)
     -45.61 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.86 A$
(46.21 Kč)
2.79 A$
(45.06 Kč)
     -2.49 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.08 A$
(551.35 Kč)
22.25 A$
(360.00 Kč)
     -34.71 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.65 A$
(123.76 Kč)
10.70 A$
(173.11 Kč)
     +39.87 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,490.00 A$
(493,273.49 Kč)
34,614.47 A$
(560,000.00 Kč)
     +13.53 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,096.21 A$
(454,546.27 Kč)
34,836.99 A$
(563,600.00 Kč)
     +23.99 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 203.22 A$
(3,287.80 Kč)
327.82 A$
(5,303.58 Kč)
     +61.31 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 A$
(4.11 Kč)
0.22 A$
(3.53 Kč)
     -13.91 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 78.12 A$
(1,263.92 Kč)
29.95 A$
(484.61 Kč)
     -61.66 %
Sports And Leisure
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 74.14 A$
(1,199.39 Kč)
65.05 A$
(1,052.37 Kč)
     -12.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.48 A$
(331.27 Kč)
19.03 A$
(307.93 Kč)
     -7.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 22.00 A$
(355.92 Kč)
12.36 A$
(200.00 Kč)
     -43.81 %
Childcare
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,343.47 A$
(37,913.21 Kč)
965.29 A$
(15,616.67 Kč)
     -58.81 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 25,112.50 A$
(406,275.19 Kč)
14,184.12 A$
(229,473.68 Kč)
     -43.52 %
Clothing And Shoes
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 107.19 A$
(1,734.15 Kč)
117.53 A$
(1,901.41 Kč)
     +9.65 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.33 A$
(1,073.10 Kč)
54.40 A$
(880.04 Kč)
     -17.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 145.12 A$
(2,347.86 Kč)
122.61 A$
(1,983.67 Kč)
     -15.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 164.80 A$
(2,666.17 Kč)
139.80 A$
(2,261.78 Kč)
     -15.17 %
Rent Per Month
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,719.22 A$
(27,813.89 Kč)
1,243.62 A$
(20,119.60 Kč)
     -27.66 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,425.11 A$
(23,055.65 Kč)
953.63 A$
(15,427.98 Kč)
     -33.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,175.90 A$
(51,380.36 Kč)
2,359.30 A$
(38,169.28 Kč)
     -25.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,214.47 A$
(35,826.21 Kč)
1,598.11 A$
(25,854.55 Kč)
     -27.83 %
Buy Apartment Price
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 840.30 A$
(13,594.60 Kč)
970.03 A$
(15,693.43 Kč)
     +15.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 644.51 A$
(10,427.01 Kč)
667.26 A$
(10,795.09 Kč)
     +3.53 %
Salaries And Financing
Melbourne Edit Prague Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,765.55 A$
(93,276.30 Kč)
2,322.19 A$
(37,568.83 Kč)
     -59.72 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.14 4.87      +55.27 %
Last update: June 2022July 2022
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