Cost of Living Comparison Between Copenhagen and Berlin 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Berlin are 25.84% lower than in Copenhagen (without rent)
Rent Prices in Berlin are 32.35% lower than in Copenhagen
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 42.74% lower than in Copenhagen
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 22.94% lower than in Copenhagen
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 3.12% higher than in Copenhagen
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Restaurants
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 125.00 kr
(16.79 €)
67.00 kr
(9.00 €)
     -46.40 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 650.00 kr
(87.32 €)
372.21 kr
(50.00 €)
     -42.74 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 80.00 kr
(10.75 €)
59.55 kr
(8.00 €)
     -25.56 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 47.00 kr
(6.31 €)
26.05 kr
(3.50 €)
     -44.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 45.00 kr
(6.04 €)
26.05 kr
(3.50 €)
     -42.10 %
Cappuccino (regular) 39.97 kr
(5.37 €)
21.38 kr
(2.87 €)
     -46.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 24.48 kr
(3.29 €)
14.66 kr
(1.97 €)
     -40.10 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 18.71 kr
(2.51 €)
12.78 kr
(1.72 €)
     -31.70 %
Markets
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 36.80 kr
(4.94 €)
26.06 kr
(3.50 €)
     -29.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 18.75 kr
(2.52 €)
9.01 kr
(1.21 €)
     -51.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.04 kr
(0.95 €)
6.58 kr
(0.88 €)
     -6.47 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 26.40 kr
(3.55 €)
16.35 kr
(2.20 €)
     -38.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 41.23 kr
(5.54 €)
31.81 kr
(4.27 €)
     -22.86 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 29.68 kr
(3.99 €)
23.05 kr
(3.10 €)
     -22.34 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 43.74 kr
(5.88 €)
39.24 kr
(5.27 €)
     -10.29 %
Apples (1 lb) 8.55 kr
(1.15 €)
8.19 kr
(1.10 €)
     -4.20 %
Banana (1 lb) 8.86 kr
(1.19 €)
5.13 kr
(0.69 €)
     -42.09 %
Oranges (1 lb) 9.24 kr
(1.24 €)
8.31 kr
(1.12 €)
     -10.04 %
Tomato (1 lb) 13.21 kr
(1.77 €)
8.76 kr
(1.18 €)
     -33.71 %
Potato (1 lb) 6.42 kr
(0.86 €)
5.00 kr
(0.67 €)
     -22.08 %
Onion (1 lb) 4.92 kr
(0.66 €)
5.03 kr
(0.68 €)
     +2.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 12.99 kr
(1.75 €)
8.00 kr
(1.08 €)
     -38.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 8.60 kr
(1.15 €)
3.99 kr
(0.54 €)
     -53.63 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 kr
(8.06 €)
44.67 kr
(6.00 €)
     -25.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 11.65 kr
(1.56 €)
7.05 kr
(0.95 €)
     -39.43 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 17.96 kr
(2.41 €)
11.55 kr
(1.55 €)
     -35.69 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 55.00 kr
(7.39 €)
52.11 kr
(7.00 €)
     -5.26 %
Transportation
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 24.00 kr
(3.22 €)
21.59 kr
(2.90 €)
     -10.05 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 600.00 kr
(80.60 €)
617.87 kr
(83.00 €)
     +2.98 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 kr
(6.72 €)
29.03 kr
(3.90 €)
     -41.94 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 kr
(3.24 €)
27.55 kr
(3.70 €)
     +14.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 400.20 kr
(53.76 €)
245.66 kr
(33.00 €)
     -38.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 41.05 kr
(5.51 €)
38.95 kr
(5.23 €)
     -5.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 250,000.00 kr
(33,583.32 €)
148,883.45 kr
(20,000.00 €)
     -40.45 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 249,318.18 kr
(33,491.73 €)
170,448.47 kr
(22,896.90 €)
     -31.63 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,399.23 kr
(187.96 €)
1,587.30 kr
(213.23 €)
     +13.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.06 kr
(0.14 €)
0.76 kr
(0.10 €)
     -28.41 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 263.69 kr
(35.42 €)
236.10 kr
(31.72 €)
     -10.46 %
Sports And Leisure
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 274.22 kr
(36.84 €)
218.89 kr
(29.40 €)
     -20.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 236.53 kr
(31.77 €)
146.69 kr
(19.70 €)
     -37.98 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 120.00 kr
(16.12 €)
83.00 kr
(11.15 €)
     -30.83 %
Childcare
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,147.75 kr
(422.85 €)
974.04 kr
(130.85 €)
     -69.06 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 75,018.12 kr
(10,077.43 €)
53,415.04 kr
(7,175.42 €)
     -28.80 %
Clothing And Shoes
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 782.98 kr
(105.18 €)
626.16 kr
(84.11 €)
     -20.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 341.50 kr
(45.87 €)
246.74 kr
(33.15 €)
     -27.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 849.14 kr
(114.07 €)
638.10 kr
(85.72 €)
     -24.85 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,199.23 kr
(161.10 €)
767.99 kr
(103.17 €)
     -35.96 %
Rent Per Month
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,109.52 kr
(1,358.04 €)
6,687.84 kr
(898.40 €)
     -33.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,908.48 kr
(1,062.37 €)
4,915.44 kr
(660.31 €)
     -37.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,747.83 kr
(2,384.12 €)
12,785.37 kr
(1,717.50 €)
     -27.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,524.27 kr
(1,816.76 €)
8,957.41 kr
(1,203.28 €)
     -33.77 %
Buy Apartment Price
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,418.01 kr
(593.49 €)
3,994.61 kr
(536.61 €)
     -9.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,085.20 kr
(414.44 €)
2,502.14 kr
(336.12 €)
     -18.90 %
Salaries And Financing
Copenhagen[ Edit ] Berlin[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 23,932.40 kr
(3,214.92 €)
17,776.93 kr
(2,388.03 €)
     -25.72 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.42 1.81      +27.51 %
Last update: December 2020November 2020
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