Cost of Living Comparison Between Copenhagen and London 

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Cost of Living in London is 3.8% higher than in Copenhagen (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in London is 25.5% higher than in Copenhagen
Rent Prices in London are 69.9% higher than in Copenhagen
Restaurant Prices in London are 6.0% lower than in Copenhagen
Groceries Prices in London are 2.7% lower than in Copenhagen
Local Purchasing Power in London is 9.9% lower than in Copenhagen
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Restaurants
Copenhagen Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.10 €
(150.00 kr)
23.50 €
(20.00 £)
     +16.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 107.21 €
(800.00 kr)
94.01 €
(80.00 £)
     -12.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.40 €
(100.00 kr)
9.40 €
(8.00 £)
     -29.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.04 €
(60.00 kr)
7.64 €
(6.50 £)
     -5.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.04 €
(60.00 kr)
6.76 €
(5.75 £)
     -16.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.87 €
(43.80 kr)
4.25 €
(3.62 £)
     -27.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.40 €
(25.36 kr)
2.41 €
(2.05 £)
     -29.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.67 €
(19.95 kr)
1.91 €
(1.63 £)
     -28.4 %
Markets
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.92 €
(51.67 kr)
5.83 €
(4.96 £)
     -15.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.94 €
(21.90 kr)
1.65 €
(1.41 £)
     -43.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.14 €
(8.50 kr)
1.08 €
(0.92 £)
     -4.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.36 €
(32.57 kr)
3.75 €
(3.19 £)
     -14.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.17 €
(38.59 kr)
4.00 €
(3.41 £)
     -22.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.72 €
(35.26 kr)
3.98 €
(3.39 £)
     -15.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.07 €
(52.72 kr)
6.48 €
(5.52 £)
     -8.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.29 €
(9.64 kr)
1.37 €
(1.17 £)
     +6.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.22 €
(9.13 kr)
0.70 €
(0.60 £)
     -42.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.36 €
(10.18 kr)
1.39 €
(1.18 £)
     +1.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.83 €
(13.64 kr)
1.72 €
(1.46 £)
     -6.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.91 €
(6.82 kr)
0.68 €
(0.58 £)
     -25.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.80 €
(5.97 kr)
0.62 €
(0.53 £)
     -21.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.81 €
(13.54 kr)
1.14 €
(0.97 £)
     -37.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.45 €
(10.85 kr)
1.50 €
(1.27 £)
     +2.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.38 €
(70.00 kr)
11.16 €
(9.50 £)
     +19.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.67 €
(12.47 kr)
2.46 €
(2.09 £)
     +47.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.25 €
(16.82 kr)
2.86 €
(2.44 £)
     +27.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.31 €
(62.00 kr)
17.63 €
(15.00 £)
     +112.1 %
Transportation
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.22 €
(24.00 kr)
3.29 €
(2.80 £)
     +2.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 89.77 €
(669.87 kr)
235.02 €
(200.00 £)
     +161.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.70 €
(50.00 kr)
5.29 €
(4.50 £)
     -21.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.24 €
(24.14 kr)
3.68 €
(3.13 £)
     +13.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 80.41 €
(600.00 kr)
35.25 €
(30.00 £)
     -56.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.19 €
(53.65 kr)
6.72 €
(5.72 £)
     -6.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 43,558.76 €
(325,037.02 kr)
32,056.07 €
(27,280.00 £)
     -26.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 40,558.35 €
(302,647.85 kr)
30,388.20 €
(25,860.62 £)
     -25.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 198.40 €
(1,480.48 kr)
342.67 €
(291.61 £)
     +72.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.08 €
(112.51 kr)
18.21 €
(15.49 £)
     +20.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.54 €
(257.73 kr)
36.69 €
(31.23 £)
     +6.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.47 €
(294.53 kr)
53.98 €
(45.94 £)
     +36.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.46 €
(212.39 kr)
16.87 €
(14.35 £)
     -40.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.42 €
(130.00 kr)
17.63 €
(15.00 £)
     +1.2 %
Childcare
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 509.48 €
(3,801.79 kr)
2,162.54 €
(1,840.34 £)
     +324.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,627.00 €
(64,375.00 kr)
23,565.87 €
(20,054.76 £)
     +173.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.33 €
(748.68 kr)
96.54 €
(82.16 £)
     -3.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.96 €
(320.56 kr)
46.50 €
(39.57 £)
     +8.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.15 €
(806.99 kr)
104.77 €
(89.16 £)
     -3.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 155.44 €
(1,159.92 kr)
116.67 €
(99.29 £)
     -24.9 %
Rent Per Month
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,612.10 €
(12,029.57 kr)
2,504.83 €
(2,131.63 £)
     +55.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,178.82 €
(8,796.36 kr)
1,886.18 €
(1,605.16 £)
     +60.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,811.57 €
(20,980.00 kr)
5,197.33 €
(4,422.97 £)
     +84.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,017.70 €
(15,056.13 kr)
3,359.51 €
(2,858.97 £)
     +66.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 687.38 €
(5,129.25 kr)
1,518.86 €
(1,292.57 £)
     +121.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 483.59 €
(3,608.59 kr)
868.64 €
(739.22 £)
     +79.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,630.78 €
(27,093.02 kr)
4,104.36 €
(3,492.85 £)
     +13.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.23 5.51      +30.0 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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