Cost of Living Comparison Between Prague and Athens 

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Consumer Prices in Athens are 9.1% higher than in Prague (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 7.0% lower than in Prague
Rent Prices in Athens are 42.1% lower than in Prague
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 27.9% higher than in Prague
Groceries Prices in Athens are 0.7% lower than in Prague
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 42.5% lower than in Prague
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Restaurants
Prague Edit Athens Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.42 €
(200.00 Kč)
12.00 €
(285.18 Kč)
     +42.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 42.08 €
(1,000.00 Kč)
50.00 €
(1,188.27 Kč)
     +18.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.57 €
(180.00 Kč)
7.25 €
(172.30 Kč)
     -4.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.10 €
(50.00 Kč)
4.50 €
(106.94 Kč)
     +113.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.52 €
(60.00 Kč)
5.00 €
(118.83 Kč)
     +98.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.80 €
(66.64 Kč)
3.39 €
(80.51 Kč)
     +20.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.56 €
(37.04 Kč)
1.84 €
(43.80 Kč)
     +18.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.22 €
(28.88 Kč)
0.50 €
(11.88 Kč)
     -58.9 %
Markets
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.04 €
(96.05 Kč)
6.38 €
(151.53 Kč)
     +57.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.26 €
(30.04 Kč)
1.06 €
(25.17 Kč)
     -16.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 €
(23.92 Kč)
1.06 €
(25.22 Kč)
     +5.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.80 €
(66.46 Kč)
3.86 €
(91.80 Kč)
     +38.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.05 €
(119.90 Kč)
5.07 €
(120.55 Kč)
     +0.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.78 €
(89.92 Kč)
4.00 €
(95.05 Kč)
     +5.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.57 €
(132.36 Kč)
5.25 €
(124.78 Kč)
     -5.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.76 €
(17.98 Kč)
0.83 €
(19.75 Kč)
     +9.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.69 €
(16.40 Kč)
0.82 €
(19.51 Kč)
     +18.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 €
(20.28 Kč)
0.53 €
(12.50 Kč)
     -38.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.41 €
(33.51 Kč)
0.87 €
(20.59 Kč)
     -38.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.42 €
(10.02 Kč)
0.50 €
(11.99 Kč)
     +19.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.40 €
(9.54 Kč)
0.43 €
(10.33 Kč)
     +8.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.31 €
(31.23 Kč)
0.89 €
(21.18 Kč)
     -32.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.65 €
(15.55 Kč)
0.82 €
(19.44 Kč)
     +25.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.31 €
(150.00 Kč)
7.95 €
(188.93 Kč)
     +26.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.93 €
(22.09 Kč)
1.45 €
(34.38 Kč)
     +55.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 €
(39.86 Kč)
2.29 €
(54.38 Kč)
     +36.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.89 €
(140.00 Kč)
4.80 €
(114.07 Kč)
     -18.5 %
Transportation
Prague Edit Athens Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.47 €
(35.00 Kč)
1.20 €
(28.52 Kč)
     -18.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 23.14 €
(550.00 Kč)
30.00 €
(712.96 Kč)
     +29.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.85 €
(44.00 Kč)
3.50 €
(83.18 Kč)
     +89.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.90 €
(45.06 Kč)
1.29 €
(30.60 Kč)
     -32.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.15 €
(360.00 Kč)
15.00 €
(356.48 Kč)
     -1.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.57 €
(156.07 Kč)
7.44 €
(176.91 Kč)
     +13.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,246.78 €
(600,000.00 Kč)
22,960.00 €
(545,653.71 Kč)
     -9.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,035.68 €
(571,217.65 Kč)
23,018.00 €
(547,032.11 Kč)
     -4.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 268.64 €
(6,384.23 Kč)
240.48 €
(5,715.10 Kč)
     -10.5 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 €
(3.65 Kč)
0.55 €
(12.96 Kč)
     +255.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 21.54 €
(511.90 Kč)
31.92 €
(758.70 Kč)
     +48.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.12 €
(1,167.37 Kč)
41.18 €
(978.70 Kč)
     -16.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.45 €
(343.42 Kč)
24.87 €
(590.97 Kč)
     +72.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.13 €
(217.00 Kč)
8.00 €
(190.12 Kč)
     -12.4 %
Childcare
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 674.87 €
(16,038.46 Kč)
448.94 €
(10,669.13 Kč)
     -33.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,299.69 €
(268,541.67 Kč)
8,994.87 €
(213,766.78 Kč)
     -20.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Prague Edit Athens Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.95 €
(1,876.35 Kč)
75.62 €
(1,797.20 Kč)
     -4.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.53 €
(868.09 Kč)
35.82 €
(851.36 Kč)
     -1.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.29 €
(1,979.46 Kč)
81.97 €
(1,947.98 Kč)
     -1.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.00 €
(2,376.47 Kč)
96.45 €
(2,292.12 Kč)
     -3.5 %
Rent Per Month
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 912.43 €
(21,684.35 Kč)
490.99 €
(11,668.48 Kč)
     -46.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 678.45 €
(16,123.68 Kč)
439.57 €
(10,446.45 Kč)
     -35.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,687.49 €
(40,103.99 Kč)
860.00 €
(20,438.25 Kč)
     -49.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,235.76 €
(29,368.45 Kč)
820.92 €
(19,509.57 Kč)
     -33.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 685.53 €
(16,291.89 Kč)
235.33 €
(5,592.82 Kč)
     -65.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 478.22 €
(11,365.04 Kč)
224.63 €
(5,338.36 Kč)
     -53.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Prague Edit Athens Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,696.38 €
(40,315.14 Kč)
907.31 €
(21,562.57 Kč)
     -46.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.86 4.23      -27.8 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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