Cost of Living Comparison Between Copenhagen and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 8.93% lower than in Copenhagen (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 6.92% higher than in Copenhagen
Rent Prices in London are 38.73% higher than in Copenhagen
Restaurant Prices in London are 18.93% lower than in Copenhagen
Groceries Prices in London are 13.10% lower than in Copenhagen
Local Purchasing Power in London is 5.09% higher than in Copenhagen
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Restaurants
Copenhagen Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.82 €
(132.50 kr)
17.45 €
(15.00 £)
     -2.06 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 94.12 €
(700.00 kr)
69.80 €
(60.00 £)
     -25.85 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.76 €
(80.00 kr)
6.98 €
(6.00 £)
     -35.12 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.72 €
(50.00 kr)
5.82 €
(5.00 £)
     -13.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.41 €
(40.23 kr)
5.82 €
(5.00 £)
     +7.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.26 €
(39.13 kr)
3.40 €
(2.92 £)
     -35.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.29 €
(24.48 kr)
1.75 €
(1.50 £)
     -46.91 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 €
(20.06 kr)
1.31 €
(1.13 £)
     -51.36 %
Markets
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.04 €
(37.51 kr)
4.20 €
(3.61 £)
     -16.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.68 €
(19.96 kr)
1.06 €
(0.91 £)
     -60.42 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.98 €
(7.28 kr)
0.75 €
(0.65 £)
     -23.13 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.63 €
(26.97 kr)
2.58 €
(2.22 £)
     -28.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.78 €
(42.99 kr)
3.54 €
(3.04 £)
     -38.83 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.88 €
(28.87 kr)
3.28 €
(2.82 £)
     -15.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.06 €
(45.06 kr)
5.32 €
(4.58 £)
     -12.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.24 €
(9.18 kr)
1.19 €
(1.02 £)
     -3.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.16 €
(8.66 kr)
0.59 €
(0.50 £)
     -49.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.19 €
(8.83 kr)
1.08 €
(0.93 £)
     -9.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.91 €
(14.20 kr)
1.35 €
(1.16 £)
     -29.19 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.87 €
(6.48 kr)
0.64 €
(0.55 £)
     -26.81 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.65 €
(4.85 kr)
0.64 €
(0.55 £)
     -2.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.55 €
(11.53 kr)
0.93 €
(0.80 £)
     -40.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.18 €
(8.81 kr)
1.03 €
(0.89 £)
     -12.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.07 €
(60.00 kr)
9.31 €
(8.00 £)
     +15.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.62 €
(12.01 kr)
2.11 €
(1.82 £)
     +30.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 €
(15.62 kr)
2.45 €
(2.11 £)
     +16.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.40 €
(55.00 kr)
14.54 €
(12.50 £)
     +96.62 %
Transportation
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.23 €
(24.00 kr)
3.26 €
(2.80 £)
     +0.93 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.68 €
(600.00 kr)
182.43 €
(156.83 £)
     +126.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.05 €
(45.00 kr)
3.49 €
(3.00 £)
     -42.32 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 €
(20.12 kr)
3.18 €
(2.74 £)
     +17.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 53.81 €
(400.20 kr)
33.50 €
(28.80 £)
     -37.74 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.47 €
(40.69 kr)
5.31 €
(4.57 £)
     -2.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,086.60 €
(260,941.00 kr)
26,775.60 €
(23,017.50 £)
     -23.69 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,615.45 €
(250,000.00 kr)
26,768.64 €
(23,011.52 £)
     -20.37 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 179.40 €
(1,334.24 kr)
205.84 €
(176.95 £)
     +14.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 €
(1.15 kr)
0.15 €
(0.13 £)
     -2.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.76 €
(251.04 kr)
36.95 €
(31.77 £)
     +9.47 %
Sports And Leisure
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.66 €
(287.53 kr)
51.65 €
(44.40 £)
     +33.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 32.47 €
(241.46 kr)
12.10 €
(10.40 £)
     -62.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.14 €
(120.00 kr)
16.29 €
(14.00 £)
     +0.93 %
Childcare
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 414.09 €
(3,079.64 kr)
1,651.89 €
(1,420.04 £)
     +298.92 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,563.37 €
(93,434.53 kr)
21,046.26 €
(18,092.31 £)
     +67.52 %
Clothing And Shoes
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.94 €
(773.03 kr)
69.76 €
(59.97 £)
     -32.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.61 €
(324.34 kr)
33.73 €
(29.00 £)
     -22.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 112.50 €
(836.67 kr)
82.94 €
(71.30 £)
     -26.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 161.27 €
(1,199.35 kr)
94.85 €
(81.54 £)
     -41.18 %
Rent Per Month
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,413.91 €
(10,515.34 kr)
1,932.23 €
(1,661.03 £)
     +36.66 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,101.63 €
(8,192.86 kr)
1,459.39 €
(1,254.56 £)
     +32.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,494.57 €
(18,552.28 kr)
3,788.94 €
(3,257.14 £)
     +51.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,905.05 €
(14,168.00 kr)
2,413.09 €
(2,074.40 £)
     +26.67 %
Buy Apartment Price
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 634.75 €
(4,720.66 kr)
1,213.72 €
(1,043.37 £)
     +91.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 445.97 €
(3,316.73 kr)
599.39 €
(515.27 £)
     +34.40 %
Salaries And Financing
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,198.02 €
(23,783.89 kr)
3,593.32 €
(3,088.98 £)
     +12.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.33 2.54      +90.67 %
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