Cost of Living Comparison Between Brussels and Bonn 

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Consumer Prices in Bonn are 4.50% lower than in Brussels (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bonn are 5.14% lower than in Brussels
Rent Prices in Bonn are 6.79% lower than in Brussels
Restaurant Prices in Bonn are 3.57% lower than in Brussels
Groceries Prices in Bonn are 16.47% lower than in Brussels
Local Purchasing Power in Bonn is 10.26% higher than in Brussels
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Restaurants
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 15.00 €      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 60.00 €      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 € 8.00 €      -11.11 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.14 € 4.00 €      -3.46 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 3.50 €      -12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.00 € 2.62 €      -12.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 € 1.88 €      -20.67 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 € 1.66 €      -21.30 %
Markets
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.89 € 3.41 €      -12.32 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.50 € 0.87 €      -42.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.80 € 0.92 €      +15.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.86 € 2.64 €      -7.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.65 € 4.72 €      -16.51 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.33 € 3.49 €      -19.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.14 € 5.67 €      -7.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.02 € 1.12 €      +9.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 € 0.74 €      -4.72 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.09 € 0.82 €      -24.25 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.14 € 0.76 €      -33.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.48 €      -19.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.48 €      -20.74 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.33 € 1.08 €      -19.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.09 € 0.36 €      -67.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 5.00 €      -28.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.82 € 0.62 €      -65.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 € 1.42 €      -44.69 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.25 € 6.85 €      -5.52 %
Transportation
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.45 € 2.90 €      +18.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 € 102.50 €      +105.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.98 € 3.50 €      -29.72 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.12 € 3.06 €      -2.06 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 37.20 €      +24.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.75 € 5.76 €      +0.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 24,505.00 €      -1.98 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,261.43 € 24,322.50 €      -3.72 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 148.11 € 243.55 €      +64.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 € 0.09 €      -66.96 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.16 € 34.33 €      -25.62 %
Sports And Leisure
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.39 € 36.73 €      +3.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.39 € 20.25 €      -5.32 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 10.00 €      -16.67 %
Childcare
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 766.67 € 485.00 €      -36.74 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,925.71 € 15,666.67 €      -28.55 %
Clothing And Shoes
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.08 € 74.99 €      -9.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.23 € 37.50 €      +3.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.65 € 86.29 €      +8.34 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.62 € 102.00 €      -12.53 %
Rent Per Month
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 899.88 € 753.85 €      -16.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 724.70 € 585.83 €      -19.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,563.08 € 1,614.29 €      +3.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,298.85 € 1,237.78 €      -4.70 %
Buy Apartment Price
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 348.48 € 558.57 €      +60.29 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 294.81 € 433.54 €      +47.06 %
Salaries And Financing
Brussels Edit Bonn Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,490.49 € 2,604.67 €      +4.58 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.49 2.31      +55.49 %
Last update: January 2022January 2022
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