Cost of Living Comparison Between Prague and Athens 

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Cost of Living in Athens is 5.4% higher than in Prague (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Athens is 7.8% lower than in Prague
Rent Prices in Athens are 36.0% lower than in Prague
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 30.6% higher than in Prague
Groceries Prices in Athens are 7.1% higher than in Prague
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 38.5% lower than in Prague
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Restaurants
Prague Edit Athens Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.91 €
(220.00 Kč)
15.00 €
(370.54 Kč)
     +68.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 48.58 €
(1,200.00 Kč)
50.00 €
(1,235.13 Kč)
     +2.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.10 €
(200.00 Kč)
9.00 €
(222.32 Kč)
     +11.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.39 €
(59.00 Kč)
5.00 €
(123.51 Kč)
     +109.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.43 €
(60.00 Kč)
5.00 €
(123.51 Kč)
     +105.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.91 €
(71.83 Kč)
3.36 €
(82.93 Kč)
     +15.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 €
(38.28 Kč)
1.92 €
(47.53 Kč)
     +24.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.37 €
(33.94 Kč)
0.50 €
(12.35 Kč)
     -63.6 %
Markets
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 €
(90.50 Kč)
5.88 €
(145.23 Kč)
     +60.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.30 €
(32.17 Kč)
1.10 €
(27.19 Kč)
     -15.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.98 €
(24.22 Kč)
1.10 €
(27.13 Kč)
     +12.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.41 €
(59.60 Kč)
4.33 €
(106.94 Kč)
     +79.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.26 €
(129.86 Kč)
5.77 €
(142.46 Kč)
     +9.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.81 €
(94.20 Kč)
4.64 €
(114.70 Kč)
     +21.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.31 €
(131.18 Kč)
5.83 €
(144.07 Kč)
     +9.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.71 €
(17.44 Kč)
0.81 €
(19.94 Kč)
     +14.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.69 €
(17.04 Kč)
0.82 €
(20.30 Kč)
     +19.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.88 €
(21.78 Kč)
0.56 €
(13.83 Kč)
     -36.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.33 €
(32.74 Kč)
0.91 €
(22.39 Kč)
     -31.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 €
(13.18 Kč)
0.53 €
(13.17 Kč)
     -0.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 €
(13.63 Kč)
0.55 €
(13.60 Kč)
     -0.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.29 €
(31.85 Kč)
0.98 €
(24.26 Kč)
     -23.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 €
(16.42 Kč)
0.86 €
(21.30 Kč)
     +29.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.07 €
(150.00 Kč)
8.00 €
(197.62 Kč)
     +31.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.93 €
(23.03 Kč)
1.58 €
(39.01 Kč)
     +69.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.65 €
(40.85 Kč)
2.24 €
(55.23 Kč)
     +35.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.07 €
(150.00 Kč)
4.60 €
(113.63 Kč)
     -24.2 %
Transportation
Prague Edit Athens Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.21 €
(30.00 Kč)
1.20 €
(29.64 Kč)
     -1.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 22.26 €
(550.00 Kč)
30.00 €
(741.08 Kč)
     +34.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.02 €
(50.00 Kč)
4.00 €
(98.81 Kč)
     +97.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.92 €
(47.48 Kč)
1.45 €
(35.78 Kč)
     -24.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 14.57 €
(360.00 Kč)
15.00 €
(370.54 Kč)
     +2.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.97 €
(147.49 Kč)
7.08 €
(175.00 Kč)
     +18.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,896.13 €
(615,000.00 Kč)
25,300.00 €
(624,976.62 Kč)
     +1.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,967.40 €
(641,463.16 Kč)
24,594.79 €
(607,555.97 Kč)
     -5.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 283.52 €
(7,003.79 Kč)
199.27 €
(4,922.59 Kč)
     -29.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 26.22 €
(647.67 Kč)
25.02 €
(618.16 Kč)
     -4.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.89 €
(491.45 Kč)
30.08 €
(742.99 Kč)
     +51.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.46 €
(1,394.69 Kč)
42.96 €
(1,061.20 Kč)
     -23.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.52 €
(383.46 Kč)
22.37 €
(552.52 Kč)
     +44.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.12 €
(250.00 Kč)
9.00 €
(222.32 Kč)
     -11.1 %
Childcare
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 665.13 €
(16,430.56 Kč)
445.98 €
(11,016.81 Kč)
     -32.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,668.07 €
(263,529.41 Kč)
9,593.33 €
(236,980.60 Kč)
     -10.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Prague Edit Athens Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.01 €
(1,902.35 Kč)
83.10 €
(2,052.67 Kč)
     +7.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.40 €
(899.20 Kč)
32.16 €
(794.40 Kč)
     -11.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.93 €
(2,246.11 Kč)
88.06 €
(2,175.26 Kč)
     -3.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 107.07 €
(2,644.84 Kč)
107.77 €
(2,662.14 Kč)
     +0.7 %
Rent Per Month
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 992.43 €
(24,515.54 Kč)
581.97 €
(14,376.12 Kč)
     -41.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 730.78 €
(18,052.08 Kč)
492.03 €
(12,154.53 Kč)
     -32.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,805.87 €
(44,609.76 Kč)
1,090.18 €
(26,930.36 Kč)
     -39.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,290.08 €
(31,868.42 Kč)
927.26 €
(22,905.87 Kč)
     -28.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 642.35 €
(15,867.86 Kč)
279.32 €
(6,899.95 Kč)
     -56.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 449.27 €
(11,098.05 Kč)
262.76 €
(6,490.92 Kč)
     -41.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,714.11 €
(42,343.09 Kč)
972.02 €
(24,011.41 Kč)
     -43.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.82 4.56      -21.7 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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