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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Athens 

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Consumer Prices in Athens are 19.34% lower than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 35.25% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Athens are 65.33% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 12.68% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Athens are 32.31% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 57.80% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.65 €
(17.33 A$)
11.00 €
(17.90 A$)
     +3.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 54.63 €
(88.90 A$)
40.00 €
(65.09 A$)
     -26.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.76 €
(11.00 A$)
6.00 €
(9.76 A$)
     -11.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.53 €
(9.00 A$)
4.00 €
(6.51 A$)
     -27.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.53 €
(9.00 A$)
4.30 €
(7.00 A$)
     -22.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.57 €
(4.18 A$)
3.08 €
(5.02 A$)
     +20.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 €
(3.27 A$)
1.64 €
(2.67 A$)
     -18.29 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.72 €
(2.80 A$)
0.50 €
(0.81 A$)
     -70.98 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.45 €
(5.62 A$)
4.74 €
(7.71 A$)
     +37.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.73 €
(2.81 A$)
0.74 €
(1.20 A$)
     -57.27 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 €
(1.19 A$)
0.77 €
(1.25 A$)
     +5.52 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.82 €
(4.59 A$)
3.07 €
(5.00 A$)
     +9.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.74 €
(4.46 A$)
3.80 €
(6.19 A$)
     +38.77 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.96 €
(4.81 A$)
3.11 €
(5.05 A$)
     +5.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.82 €
(6.22 A$)
4.29 €
(6.98 A$)
     +12.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.14 €
(1.85 A$)
0.62 €
(1.01 A$)
     -45.74 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 €
(1.56 A$)
0.66 €
(1.08 A$)
     -30.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 €
(1.58 A$)
0.45 €
(0.73 A$)
     -53.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.43 €
(2.34 A$)
0.73 €
(1.20 A$)
     -48.82 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.98 €
(1.59 A$)
0.44 €
(0.71 A$)
     -55.44 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.72 €
(1.17 A$)
0.38 €
(0.62 A$)
     -47.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.55 €
(2.52 A$)
0.60 €
(0.97 A$)
     -61.51 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.22 €
(1.98 A$)
0.85 €
(1.39 A$)
     -29.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.22 €
(15.00 A$)
7.00 €
(11.39 A$)
     -24.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.84 €
(4.62 A$)
1.43 €
(2.32 A$)
     -49.77 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.54 €
(5.75 A$)
2.14 €
(3.48 A$)
     -39.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.43 €
(30.00 A$)
4.50 €
(7.32 A$)
     -75.59 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.70 €
(4.40 A$)
1.40 €
(2.28 A$)
     -48.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 92.17 €
(150.00 A$)
30.00 €
(48.82 A$)
     -67.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.07 €
(5.00 A$)
3.50 €
(5.70 A$)
     +13.92 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.78 €
(2.90 A$)
1.19 €
(1.94 A$)
     -33.10 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.02 €
(34.20 A$)
11.81 €
(19.22 A$)
     -43.80 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.28 €
(5.34 A$)
6.01 €
(9.78 A$)
     +82.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,362.31 €
(25,000.00 A$)
18,000.00 €
(29,292.47 A$)
     +17.17 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,026.34 €
(24,453.25 A$)
18,951.92 €
(30,841.59 A$)
     +26.12 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 129.36 €
(210.51 A$)
142.42 €
(231.76 A$)
     +10.09 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 €
(0.20 A$)
0.31 €
(0.51 A$)
     +157.15 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 44.27 €
(72.04 A$)
30.59 €
(49.79 A$)
     -30.89 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.34 €
(75.40 A$)
30.65 €
(49.88 A$)
     -33.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.65 €
(22.22 A$)
17.86 €
(29.06 A$)
     +30.80 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.29 €
(20.00 A$)
8.00 €
(13.02 A$)
     -34.91 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,176.48 €
(1,914.56 A$)
370.44 €
(602.85 A$)
     -68.51 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,639.77 €
(20,569.44 A$)
7,114.78 €
(11,578.31 A$)
     -43.71 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.00 €
(102.53 A$)
74.32 €
(120.95 A$)
     +17.96 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.77 €
(63.09 A$)
28.83 €
(46.91 A$)
     -25.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.46 €
(126.05 A$)
78.06 €
(127.03 A$)
     +0.78 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.96 €
(141.52 A$)
94.07 €
(153.09 A$)
     +8.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,162.86 €
(1,892.38 A$)
364.84 €
(593.72 A$)
     -68.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 920.60 €
(1,498.14 A$)
326.90 €
(531.98 A$)
     -64.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,120.74 €
(3,451.21 A$)
662.37 €
(1,077.91 A$)
     -68.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,398.51 €
(2,275.88 A$)
588.57 €
(957.82 A$)
     -57.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 549.21 €
(893.76 A$)
158.56 €
(258.03 A$)
     -71.13 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 445.45 €
(724.91 A$)
155.34 €
(252.79 A$)
     -65.13 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,848.06 €
(4,634.81 A$)
778.23 €
(1,266.46 A$)
     -72.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.20 4.81      +14.45 %
Last update: September 2019September 2019
Contributors:450629
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR