Cost of Living Comparison Between Copenhagen and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 1.03% lower than in Copenhagen (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 12.87% higher than in Copenhagen
Rent Prices in London are 40.27% higher than in Copenhagen
Restaurant Prices in London are 6.42% lower than in Copenhagen
Groceries Prices in London are 10.29% lower than in Copenhagen
Local Purchasing Power in London is 15.71% lower than in Copenhagen
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Restaurants
Copenhagen Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.82 €
(140.00 kr)
23.19 €
(20.00 £)
     +23.26 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 94.09 €
(700.00 kr)
75.38 €
(65.00 £)
     -19.88 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.75 €
(80.00 kr)
7.54 €
(6.50 £)
     -29.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.72 €
(50.00 kr)
6.96 €
(6.00 £)
     +3.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.05 €
(45.00 kr)
5.80 €
(5.00 £)
     -4.13 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.62 €
(41.78 kr)
3.75 €
(3.23 £)
     -33.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 €
(23.21 kr)
1.85 €
(1.60 £)
     -40.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.52 €
(18.71 kr)
1.54 €
(1.32 £)
     -38.91 %
Markets
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.85 €
(43.54 kr)
4.59 €
(3.96 £)
     -21.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 €
(19.10 kr)
1.23 €
(1.06 £)
     -52.00 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 €
(7.48 kr)
0.97 €
(0.84 £)
     -3.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.76 €
(27.95 kr)
2.75 €
(2.37 £)
     -26.78 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.96 €
(36.92 kr)
3.22 €
(2.77 £)
     -35.17 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.23 €
(31.50 kr)
3.19 €
(2.75 £)
     -24.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.48 €
(48.24 kr)
5.58 €
(4.81 £)
     -13.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.23 €
(9.12 kr)
1.10 €
(0.94 £)
     -10.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.11 €
(8.24 kr)
0.72 €
(0.62 £)
     -34.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.13 €
(8.41 kr)
0.98 €
(0.85 £)
     -13.10 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.71 €
(12.71 kr)
1.31 €
(1.13 £)
     -23.42 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.74 €
(5.53 kr)
0.67 €
(0.58 £)
     -9.30 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 €
(4.67 kr)
0.60 €
(0.52 £)
     -3.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.71 €
(12.73 kr)
1.04 €
(0.90 £)
     -39.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.14 €
(8.44 kr)
1.46 €
(1.26 £)
     +28.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.74 €
(72.50 kr)
9.28 €
(8.00 £)
     -4.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.62 €
(12.03 kr)
2.54 €
(2.19 £)
     +57.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 €
(16.07 kr)
2.97 €
(2.56 £)
     +37.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.93 €
(59.00 kr)
15.08 €
(13.00 £)
     +90.11 %
Transportation
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.23 €
(24.00 kr)
3.02 €
(2.60 £)
     -6.53 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.21 €
(500.00 kr)
185.55 €
(160.00 £)
     +176.10 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.72 €
(50.00 kr)
5.57 €
(4.80 £)
     -17.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.24 €
(24.14 kr)
3.17 €
(2.74 £)
     -2.22 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 80.65 €
(600.00 kr)
33.40 €
(28.80 £)
     -58.59 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.65 €
(56.91 kr)
7.52 €
(6.49 £)
     -1.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,500.73 €
(279,000.00 kr)
27,369.18 €
(23,600.00 £)
     -27.02 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,346.92 €
(270,415.83 kr)
29,186.13 €
(25,166.73 £)
     -19.70 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.84 €
(1,360.31 kr)
277.68 €
(239.44 £)
     +51.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 €
(0.94 kr)
0.15 €
(0.13 £)
     +19.89 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.32 €
(255.32 kr)
34.95 €
(30.14 £)
     +1.84 %
Sports And Leisure
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.38 €
(278.13 kr)
53.20 €
(45.87 £)
     +42.30 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.54 €
(152.78 kr)
13.42 €
(11.58 £)
     -34.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.13 €
(120.00 kr)
15.08 €
(13.00 £)
     -6.53 %
Childcare
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 468.52 €
(3,485.71 kr)
1,835.75 €
(1,582.94 £)
     +291.82 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,348.93 €
(54,675.00 kr)
23,426.16 €
(20,200.00 £)
     +218.77 %
Clothing And Shoes
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.58 €
(725.96 kr)
88.82 €
(76.59 £)
     -8.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.33 €
(337.22 kr)
40.27 €
(34.72 £)
     -11.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.30 €
(805.77 kr)
89.46 €
(77.14 £)
     -17.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 143.50 €
(1,067.65 kr)
113.22 €
(97.62 £)
     -21.11 %
Rent Per Month
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,589.12 €
(11,822.86 kr)
2,056.91 €
(1,773.64 £)
     +29.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,178.15 €
(8,765.28 kr)
1,515.74 €
(1,307.00 £)
     +28.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,423.03 €
(18,027.03 kr)
3,848.83 €
(3,318.78 £)
     +58.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,907.77 €
(14,193.55 kr)
2,535.04 €
(2,185.92 £)
     +32.88 %
Buy Apartment Price
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 680.03 €
(5,059.35 kr)
1,434.29 €
(1,236.76 £)
     +110.91 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 464.87 €
(3,458.54 kr)
691.04 €
(595.87 £)
     +48.65 %
Salaries And Financing
Copenhagen Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,490.57 €
(25,969.35 kr)
3,320.98 €
(2,863.63 £)
     -4.86 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.54 2.63      +71.09 %
Last update: July 2022July 2022
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