Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Warsaw 

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Consumer Prices in Warsaw are 32.5% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Warsaw are 22.2% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Warsaw are 6.8% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Warsaw are 41.5% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Warsaw are 41.9% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Warsaw is 26.3% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(64.79 zł)
9.26 €
(40.00 zł)
     -38.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 €
(388.73 zł)
46.30 €
(200.00 zł)
     -48.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(43.19 zł)
7.64 €
(33.00 zł)
     -23.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 €
(34.55 zł)
3.70 €
(16.00 zł)
     -53.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 €
(34.55 zł)
3.59 €
(15.50 zł)
     -55.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.49 €
(19.38 zł)
3.31 €
(14.28 zł)
     -26.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 €
(11.61 zł)
1.66 €
(7.17 zł)
     -38.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.83 €
(7.90 zł)
1.59 €
(6.87 zł)
     -13.0 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.22 €
(18.25 zł)
3.55 €
(15.31 zł)
     -16.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 €
(11.11 zł)
0.93 €
(4.00 zł)
     -64.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 €
(5.00 zł)
0.71 €
(3.06 zł)
     -38.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.84 €
(12.27 zł)
2.84 €
(12.28 zł)
     +0.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.54 €
(15.28 zł)
3.84 €
(16.57 zł)
     +8.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.11 €
(22.08 zł)
2.49 €
(10.77 zł)
     -51.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.42 €
(40.71 zł)
4.81 €
(20.78 zł)
     -48.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 €
(4.46 zł)
0.39 €
(1.69 zł)
     -62.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 €
(3.40 zł)
0.68 €
(2.92 zł)
     -14.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.01 €
(4.36 zł)
0.77 €
(3.34 zł)
     -23.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.80 €
(7.76 zł)
1.25 €
(5.41 zł)
     -30.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 €
(2.42 zł)
0.36 €
(1.54 zł)
     -36.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.82 €
(3.54 zł)
0.49 €
(2.13 zł)
     -39.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.92 €
(8.28 zł)
1.21 €
(5.25 zł)
     -36.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 €
(7.72 zł)
0.61 €
(2.63 zł)
     -65.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 €
(60.47 zł)
6.95 €
(30.00 zł)
     -50.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.65 €
(11.45 zł)
1.03 €
(4.47 zł)
     -61.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.12 €
(13.47 zł)
1.53 €
(6.61 zł)
     -50.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.30 €
(44.49 zł)
4.40 €
(19.00 zł)
     -57.3 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.10 €
(13.39 zł)
1.02 €
(4.40 zł)
     -67.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.00 €
(289.39 zł)
25.47 €
(110.00 zł)
     -62.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.60 €
(28.51 zł)
1.85 €
(8.00 zł)
     -71.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 €
(8.34 zł)
1.12 €
(4.83 zł)
     -42.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 €
(243.61 zł)
9.26 €
(40.00 zł)
     -83.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.23 €
(31.23 zł)
5.82 €
(25.13 zł)
     -19.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,000.00 €
(138,216.43 zł)
28,268.71 €
(122,100.00 zł)
     -11.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,060.53 €
(147,116.39 zł)
25,687.25 €
(110,950.00 zł)
     -24.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 104.86 €
(452.90 zł)
281.02 €
(1,213.81 zł)
     +168.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.08 €
(104.02 zł)
8.48 €
(36.63 zł)
     -64.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.82 €
(81.30 zł)
14.14 €
(61.07 zł)
     -24.9 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.52 €
(179.35 zł)
36.76 €
(158.80 zł)
     -11.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.47 €
(114.33 zł)
21.28 €
(91.90 zł)
     -19.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 €
(73.43 zł)
6.95 €
(30.00 zł)
     -59.1 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 306.42 €
(1,323.49 zł)
498.30 €
(2,152.29 zł)
     +62.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,742.80 €
(37,762.46 zł)
12,369.28 €
(53,426.19 zł)
     +41.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.63 €
(343.96 zł)
89.88 €
(388.20 zł)
     +12.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.41 €
(127.03 zł)
45.47 €
(196.38 zł)
     +54.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.66 €
(309.51 zł)
92.89 €
(401.20 zł)
     +29.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.75 €
(400.61 zł)
127.96 €
(552.70 zł)
     +38.0 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 988.72 €
(4,270.54 zł)
1,057.75 €
(4,568.70 zł)
     +7.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 796.17 €
(3,438.88 zł)
807.92 €
(3,489.64 zł)
     +1.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,767.50 €
(7,634.30 zł)
1,925.78 €
(8,317.95 zł)
     +9.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,284.80 €
(5,549.39 zł)
1,371.61 €
(5,924.35 zł)
     +6.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 686.10 €
(2,963.44 zł)
516.08 €
(2,229.09 zł)
     -24.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 399.60 €
(1,725.96 zł)
339.05 €
(1,464.45 zł)
     -15.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Warsaw Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,837.76 €
(12,257.02 zł)
1,627.11 €
(7,027.93 zł)
     -42.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.58 7.84      +118.9 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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