Cost of Living Comparison Between Brussels and Prague 

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Consumer Prices in Prague are 33.31% lower than in Brussels (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Prague are 30.81% lower than in Brussels
Rent Prices in Prague are 24.33% lower than in Brussels
Restaurant Prices in Prague are 50.83% lower than in Brussels
Groceries Prices in Prague are 32.74% lower than in Brussels
Local Purchasing Power in Prague is 22.66% lower than in Brussels
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Restaurants
Brussels Edit Prague Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(384.91 Kč)
5.85 €
(150.00 Kč)
     -61.03 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(1,539.64 Kč)
31.18 €
(800.00 Kč)
     -48.04 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(230.95 Kč)
5.85 €
(150.00 Kč)
     -35.05 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(102.64 Kč)
1.56 €
(40.00 Kč)
     -61.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(102.64 Kč)
1.95 €
(50.00 Kč)
     -51.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.05 €
(78.22 Kč)
2.22 €
(57.02 Kč)
     -27.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 €
(60.73 Kč)
1.34 €
(34.32 Kč)
     -43.50 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 €
(54.12 Kč)
1.10 €
(28.19 Kč)
     -47.92 %
Markets
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.86 €
(99.11 Kč)
2.93 €
(75.23 Kč)
     -24.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.57 €
(40.19 Kč)
0.93 €
(23.86 Kč)
     -40.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.84 €
(21.55 Kč)
0.66 €
(16.82 Kč)
     -21.93 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.89 €
(74.17 Kč)
1.72 €
(44.17 Kč)
     -40.45 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.81 €
(149.17 Kč)
3.84 €
(98.59 Kč)
     -33.91 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.23 €
(108.53 Kč)
2.61 €
(66.86 Kč)
     -38.39 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.80 €
(148.86 Kč)
4.43 €
(113.58 Kč)
     -23.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 €
(26.51 Kč)
0.69 €
(17.62 Kč)
     -33.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 €
(20.82 Kč)
0.57 €
(14.68 Kč)
     -29.49 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.11 €
(28.48 Kč)
0.73 €
(18.83 Kč)
     -33.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.12 €
(28.64 Kč)
0.93 €
(23.94 Kč)
     -16.41 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.66 €
(17.00 Kč)
0.35 €
(9.04 Kč)
     -46.80 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 €
(16.22 Kč)
0.36 €
(9.13 Kč)
     -43.68 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.26 €
(32.44 Kč)
1.05 €
(26.92 Kč)
     -17.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.08 €
(27.62 Kč)
0.54 €
(13.93 Kč)
     -49.55 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(179.63 Kč)
4.68 €
(120.00 Kč)
     -33.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.72 €
(44.16 Kč)
0.65 €
(16.62 Kč)
     -62.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 €
(54.48 Kč)
1.39 €
(35.76 Kč)
     -34.36 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 €
(179.63 Kč)
4.64 €
(119.00 Kč)
     -33.75 %
Transportation
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 €
(61.59 Kč)
0.94 €
(24.00 Kč)
     -61.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 €
(1,283.04 Kč)
21.43 €
(550.00 Kč)
     -57.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.98 €
(127.79 Kč)
1.56 €
(40.00 Kč)
     -68.70 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.12 €
(80.12 Kč)
1.76 €
(45.06 Kč)
     -43.75 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(769.82 Kč)
14.03 €
(360.00 Kč)
     -53.24 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.25 €
(134.80 Kč)
4.44 €
(113.81 Kč)
     -15.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(641,517.93 Kč)
19,485.04 €
(500,000.00 Kč)
     -22.06 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,980.00 €
(589,683.28 Kč)
20,612.05 €
(528,920.00 Kč)
     -10.30 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.75 €
(3,483.46 Kč)
196.65 €
(5,046.20 Kč)
     +44.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 €
(6.81 Kč)
0.13 €
(3.36 Kč)
     -50.74 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 44.18 €
(1,133.73 Kč)
19.82 €
(508.57 Kč)
     -55.14 %
Sports And Leisure
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.90 €
(895.65 Kč)
34.57 €
(887.07 Kč)
     -0.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.11 €
(567.38 Kč)
11.97 €
(307.20 Kč)
     -45.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(307.93 Kč)
7.79 €
(200.00 Kč)
     -35.05 %
Childcare
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 799.15 €
(20,506.86 Kč)
592.70 €
(15,209.14 Kč)
     -25.83 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,497.78 €
(577,309.11 Kč)
9,829.05 €
(252,220.38 Kč)
     -56.31 %
Clothing And Shoes
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.67 €
(2,095.63 Kč)
69.28 €
(1,777.82 Kč)
     -15.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.26 €
(904.88 Kč)
33.34 €
(855.44 Kč)
     -5.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.23 €
(2,110.01 Kč)
74.53 €
(1,912.53 Kč)
     -9.36 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.88 €
(3,153.06 Kč)
91.22 €
(2,340.67 Kč)
     -25.77 %
Rent Per Month
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 848.29 €
(21,767.62 Kč)
694.40 €
(17,818.75 Kč)
     -18.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 715.00 €
(18,347.41 Kč)
531.80 €
(13,646.36 Kč)
     -25.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,511.15 €
(38,777.29 Kč)
1,203.47 €
(30,881.91 Kč)
     -20.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,278.52 €
(32,807.70 Kč)
864.49 €
(22,183.47 Kč)
     -32.38 %
Buy Apartment Price
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 343.06 €
(8,803.20 Kč)
508.82 €
(13,056.73 Kč)
     +48.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 281.11 €
(7,213.40 Kč)
350.82 €
(9,002.19 Kč)
     +24.80 %
Salaries And Financing
Brussels Edit Prague Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,406.31 €
(61,747.53 Kč)
1,287.71 €
(33,043.66 Kč)
     -46.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.55 2.32      +49.33 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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