Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Vienna 

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Consumer Prices in Vienna are 4.0% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vienna are 2.5% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Vienna are 2.0% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Vienna are 14.9% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Vienna are 0.7% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Vienna is 4.0% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 15.00 €      0.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 € 70.00 €      -22.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 9.90 €      -1.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 € 4.50 €      -43.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 € 4.00 €      -50.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.49 € 3.68 €      -18.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 € 2.64 €      -1.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.83 € 2.24 €      +22.3 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.22 € 5.57 €      +31.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 € 2.20 €      -14.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 € 1.10 €      -5.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.84 € 4.27 €      +50.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.54 € 6.87 €      +94.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.11 € 5.66 €      +10.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.42 € 8.20 €      -13.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 € 1.11 €      +7.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 € 0.93 €      +18.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.01 € 1.19 €      +18.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.80 € 1.92 €      +7.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.83 €      +48.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.77 €      -5.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.92 € 1.58 €      -17.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 € 0.74 €      -58.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 € 8.00 €      -42.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.65 € 1.26 €      -52.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 € 1.62 €      -48.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.30 € 6.00 €      -41.7 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.10 € 2.40 €      -22.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.00 € 50.00 €      -25.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.60 € 4.00 €      -39.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 € 2.61 €      +35.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 € 26.40 €      -53.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.23 € 6.16 €      -14.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,000.00 € 26,395.00 €      -17.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,060.53 € 25,189.00 €      -26.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 104.86 € 288.34 €      +175.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.08 € 14.80 €      -38.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.82 € 32.28 €      +71.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.52 € 39.64 €      -4.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.47 € 18.42 €      -30.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 € 12.00 €      -29.4 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 306.42 € 243.86 €      -20.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,742.80 € 13,786.76 €      +57.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.63 € 93.50 €      +17.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.41 € 40.13 €      +36.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.66 € 88.69 €      +23.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.75 € 109.79 €      +18.4 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 988.72 € 1,016.41 €      +2.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 796.17 € 740.23 €      -7.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,767.50 € 1,855.36 €      +5.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,284.80 € 1,320.59 €      +2.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 686.10 € 779.90 €      +13.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 399.60 € 486.16 €      +21.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Vienna Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,837.76 € 2,656.69 €      -6.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.58 3.36      -6.3 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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