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Cost of Living Comparison Between Melbourne and Athens 

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Consumer Prices in Athens are 21.07% lower than in Melbourne
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 35.29% lower than in Melbourne
Rent Prices in Athens are 63.23% lower than in Melbourne
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 12.98% lower than in Melbourne
Groceries Prices in Athens are 35.14% lower than in Melbourne
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 55.81% lower than in Melbourne
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.52 €
(17.00 A$)
10.00 €
(16.17 A$)
     -4.90 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 49.48 €
(80.00 A$)
40.00 €
(64.67 A$)
     -19.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.08 €
(11.45 A$)
6.00 €
(9.70 A$)
     -15.28 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.26 €
(8.50 A$)
4.00 €
(6.47 A$)
     -23.92 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.57 €
(9.00 A$)
4.00 €
(6.47 A$)
     -28.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.61 €
(4.23 A$)
3.05 €
(4.93 A$)
     +16.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 €
(3.09 A$)
1.59 €
(2.57 A$)
     -17.00 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 €
(2.79 A$)
0.50 €
(0.81 A$)
     -71.04 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 €
(5.60 A$)
4.64 €
(7.50 A$)
     +33.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.74 €
(2.81 A$)
0.71 €
(1.15 A$)
     -59.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.75 €
(1.22 A$)
0.76 €
(1.24 A$)
     +1.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.83 €
(4.58 A$)
2.92 €
(4.72 A$)
     +3.12 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.69 €
(4.35 A$)
3.75 €
(6.07 A$)
     +39.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.99 €
(4.84 A$)
3.04 €
(4.91 A$)
     +1.50 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.18 €
(6.75 A$)
4.18 €
(6.75 A$)
     -0.01 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.15 €
(1.85 A$)
0.60 €
(0.98 A$)
     -47.27 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.98 €
(1.59 A$)
0.64 €
(1.03 A$)
     -34.99 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.53 A$)
0.44 €
(0.71 A$)
     -53.63 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.42 €
(2.29 A$)
0.71 €
(1.15 A$)
     -49.66 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.02 €
(1.65 A$)
0.42 €
(0.67 A$)
     -59.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.78 €
(1.27 A$)
0.39 €
(0.63 A$)
     -50.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.56 €
(2.52 A$)
0.61 €
(0.99 A$)
     -60.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.26 €
(2.04 A$)
0.83 €
(1.34 A$)
     -34.28 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.28 €
(15.00 A$)
7.50 €
(12.13 A$)
     -19.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.07 €
(4.97 A$)
1.40 €
(2.27 A$)
     -54.40 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.48 €
(5.62 A$)
1.96 €
(3.18 A$)
     -43.54 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.93 €
(30.60 A$)
4.50 €
(7.28 A$)
     -76.23 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.72 €
(4.40 A$)
1.40 €
(2.26 A$)
     -48.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 95.57 €
(154.50 A$)
30.00 €
(48.50 A$)
     -68.61 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.09 €
(5.00 A$)
3.50 €
(5.66 A$)
     +13.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.79 €
(2.90 A$)
1.19 €
(1.93 A$)
     -33.54 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.15 €
(34.20 A$)
11.81 €
(19.09 A$)
     -44.17 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.40 €
(5.49 A$)
6.00 €
(9.70 A$)
     +76.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,463.65 €
(25,000.00 A$)
18,000.00 €
(29,100.51 A$)
     +16.40 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,050.84 €
(24,332.61 A$)
18,846.66 €
(30,469.30 A$)
     +25.22 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 125.98 €
(203.66 A$)
139.06 €
(224.81 A$)
     +10.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 €
(0.22 A$)
0.35 €
(0.56 A$)
     +157.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.63 €
(70.54 A$)
30.28 €
(48.96 A$)
     -30.60 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.24 €
(74.75 A$)
29.55 €
(47.77 A$)
     -36.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.85 €
(24.00 A$)
17.84 €
(28.84 A$)
     +20.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.37 €
(20.00 A$)
8.00 €
(12.93 A$)
     -35.33 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,198.44 €
(1,937.51 A$)
362.73 €
(586.42 A$)
     -69.73 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,671.10 €
(20,485.29 A$)
7,161.78 €
(11,578.41 A$)
     -43.48 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.01 €
(98.64 A$)
69.86 €
(112.95 A$)
     +14.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.44 €
(60.53 A$)
28.55 €
(46.15 A$)
     -23.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.54 €
(122.12 A$)
77.88 €
(125.91 A$)
     +3.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.04 €
(139.10 A$)
93.30 €
(150.84 A$)
     +8.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,147.60 €
(1,855.33 A$)
377.20 €
(609.82 A$)
     -67.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 875.24 €
(1,415.00 A$)
339.57 €
(548.98 A$)
     -61.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,064.64 €
(3,337.88 A$)
672.59 €
(1,087.37 A$)
     -67.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,340.12 €
(2,166.56 A$)
606.31 €
(980.22 A$)
     -54.76 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 556.05 €
(898.96 A$)
167.90 €
(271.44 A$)
     -69.80 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 444.34 €
(718.36 A$)
161.41 €
(260.95 A$)
     -63.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,793.29 €
(4,515.90 A$)
798.77 €
(1,291.36 A$)
     -71.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.19 4.74      +13.20 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
Contributors:445580
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR