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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Athens 

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Consumer Prices in Athens are 19.84% lower than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 35.46% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Athens are 65.12% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 13.65% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Athens are 33.84% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 56.35% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.83 A$
(10.98 €)
17.87 A$
(11.00 €)
     +0.21 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 88.00 A$
(54.17 €)
64.98 A$
(40.00 €)
     -26.16 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 A$
(6.77 €)
9.75 A$
(6.00 €)
     -11.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(5.54 €)
6.50 A$
(4.00 €)
     -27.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(5.54 €)
6.50 A$
(4.00 €)
     -27.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.21 A$
(2.59 €)
5.04 A$
(3.10 €)
     +19.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.20 A$
(1.97 €)
2.60 A$
(1.60 €)
     -18.74 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 A$
(1.75 €)
0.81 A$
(0.50 €)
     -71.41 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.64 A$
(3.47 €)
7.60 A$
(4.68 €)
     +34.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.81 A$
(1.73 €)
1.20 A$
(0.74 €)
     -57.34 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(0.73 €)
1.23 A$
(0.75 €)
     +3.13 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.61 A$
(2.84 €)
5.00 A$
(3.08 €)
     +8.47 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.56 A$
(2.81 €)
6.21 A$
(3.82 €)
     +36.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.81 A$
(2.96 €)
5.00 A$
(3.07 €)
     +3.85 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.71 A$
(4.13 €)
7.08 A$
(4.36 €)
     +5.54 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.85 A$
(1.14 €)
0.99 A$
(0.61 €)
     -46.60 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.56 A$
(0.96 €)
1.07 A$
(0.66 €)
     -31.53 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.58 A$
(0.97 €)
0.73 A$
(0.45 €)
     -53.63 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.34 A$
(1.44 €)
1.17 A$
(0.72 €)
     -49.73 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.59 A$
(0.98 €)
0.69 A$
(0.43 €)
     -56.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 A$
(0.72 €)
0.62 A$
(0.38 €)
     -47.42 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.52 A$
(1.55 €)
0.96 A$
(0.59 €)
     -61.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.98 A$
(1.22 €)
1.39 A$
(0.85 €)
     -30.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(9.23 €)
11.37 A$
(7.00 €)
     -24.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.69 A$
(2.89 €)
2.26 A$
(1.39 €)
     -51.91 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.71 A$
(3.51 €)
3.38 A$
(2.08 €)
     -40.82 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 31.20 A$
(19.21 €)
7.31 A$
(4.50 €)
     -76.57 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 A$
(2.71 €)
2.27 A$
(1.40 €)
     -48.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 A$
(92.33 €)
48.74 A$
(30.00 €)
     -67.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$
(3.08 €)
5.69 A$
(3.50 €)
     +13.72 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 A$
(1.78 €)
1.93 A$
(1.19 €)
     -33.21 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.20 A$
(21.05 €)
19.19 A$
(11.81 €)
     -43.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.34 A$
(3.29 €)
9.81 A$
(6.04 €)
     +83.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(15,388.85 €)
29,241.96 A$
(18,000.00 €)
     +16.97 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,332.61 A$
(14,978.03 €)
30,373.86 A$
(18,696.75 €)
     +24.83 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 204.12 A$
(125.64 €)
239.72 A$
(147.56 €)
     +17.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 A$
(0.12 €)
0.55 A$
(0.34 €)
     +180.53 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.13 A$
(44.40 €)
49.64 A$
(30.56 €)
     -31.17 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 76.93 A$
(47.35 €)
48.80 A$
(30.04 €)
     -36.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.77 A$
(14.02 €)
28.92 A$
(17.80 €)
     +26.98 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(12.31 €)
13.00 A$
(8.00 €)
     -35.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,947.78 A$
(1,198.97 €)
609.36 A$
(375.10 €)
     -68.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,485.29 A$
(12,609.80 €)
11,381.55 A$
(7,005.96 €)
     -44.44 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 102.23 A$
(62.93 €)
120.63 A$
(74.25 €)
     +18.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.13 A$
(37.63 €)
46.80 A$
(28.81 €)
     -23.44 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 123.87 A$
(76.25 €)
127.48 A$
(78.47 €)
     +2.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 141.70 A$
(87.23 €)
153.22 A$
(94.32 €)
     +8.13 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,874.73 A$
(1,154.00 €)
596.85 A$
(367.40 €)
     -68.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,467.15 A$
(903.11 €)
544.68 A$
(335.28 €)
     -62.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,504.37 A$
(2,157.13 €)
1,072.61 A$
(660.25 €)
     -69.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,311.31 A$
(1,422.74 €)
979.95 A$
(603.21 €)
     -57.60 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 898.96 A$
(553.36 €)
265.80 A$
(163.61 €)
     -70.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 724.91 A$
(446.22 €)
254.78 A$
(156.83 €)
     -64.85 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,522.30 A$
(2,783.72 €)
1,273.96 A$
(784.19 €)
     -71.83 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.16 4.73      +13.62 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:440614
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Currency: AUD