Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Sydney 

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 21.32% higher than in Berlin (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 35.99% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Sydney are 68.27% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 17.40% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 34.83% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 13.83% higher than in Berlin
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Restaurants
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.62 A$
(10.00 €)
18.00 A$
(11.52 €)
     +15.21 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 78.12 A$
(50.00 €)
100.00 A$
(64.01 €)
     +28.01 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.50 A$
(8.00 €)
12.00 A$
(7.68 €)
     -3.99 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.47 A$
(3.50 €)
8.00 A$
(5.12 €)
     +46.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.47 A$
(3.50 €)
8.50 A$
(5.44 €)
     +55.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.49 A$
(2.88 €)
4.08 A$
(2.61 €)
     -9.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.06 A$
(1.96 €)
3.09 A$
(1.98 €)
     +0.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.79 A$
(1.79 €)
2.65 A$
(1.70 €)
     -4.84 %
Markets
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.59 A$
(3.58 €)
6.27 A$
(4.01 €)
     +12.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.81 A$
(1.16 €)
2.41 A$
(1.54 €)
     +33.08 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.28 A$
(0.82 €)
1.12 A$
(0.72 €)
     -12.35 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.55 A$
(2.28 €)
4.83 A$
(3.09 €)
     +35.95 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.30 A$
(4.67 €)
5.00 A$
(3.20 €)
     -31.53 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.87 A$
(3.12 €)
4.99 A$
(3.19 €)
     +2.37 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.62 A$
(5.52 €)
8.44 A$
(5.40 €)
     -2.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.71 A$
(1.09 €)
2.21 A$
(1.42 €)
     +29.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.08 A$
(0.69 €)
1.49 A$
(0.95 €)
     +37.23 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.67 A$
(1.07 €)
1.55 A$
(0.99 €)
     -7.19 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.85 A$
(1.18 €)
2.40 A$
(1.53 €)
     +29.79 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.03 A$
(0.66 €)
1.49 A$
(0.95 €)
     +45.10 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.06 A$
(0.68 €)
1.25 A$
(0.80 €)
     +17.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.77 A$
(1.13 €)
2.58 A$
(1.65 €)
     +45.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 A$
(0.57 €)
1.92 A$
(1.23 €)
     +115.63 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.37 A$
(6.00 €)
15.00 A$
(9.60 €)
     +60.02 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.30 A$
(0.83 €)
4.87 A$
(3.12 €)
     +274.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.65 A$
(1.70 €)
5.77 A$
(3.69 €)
     +117.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.94 A$
(7.00 €)
35.00 A$
(22.40 €)
     +220.04 %
Transportation
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.53 A$
(2.90 €)
4.00 A$
(2.56 €)
     -11.71 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 126.55 A$
(81.00 €)
217.39 A$
(139.15 €)
     +71.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.09 A$
(3.90 €)
4.10 A$
(2.62 €)
     -32.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.03 A$
(3.22 €)
3.99 A$
(2.55 €)
     -20.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 51.56 A$
(33.00 €)
56.68 A$
(36.28 €)
     +9.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.88 A$
(5.04 €)
5.08 A$
(3.25 €)
     -35.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,808.91 A$
(21,000.00 €)
30,000.00 A$
(19,202.10 €)
     -8.56 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,756.00 A$
(24,806.56 €)
26,957.04 A$
(17,254.39 €)
     -30.44 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 337.82 A$
(216.23 €)
176.17 A$
(112.76 €)
     -47.85 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 A$
(0.10 €)
0.78 A$
(0.50 €)
     +398.34 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.07 A$
(32.69 €)
69.97 A$
(44.79 €)
     +37.01 %
Sports And Leisure
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.81 A$
(32.52 €)
75.88 A$
(48.57 €)
     +49.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.15 A$
(18.66 €)
25.89 A$
(16.57 €)
     -11.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.62 A$
(10.00 €)
20.00 A$
(12.80 €)
     +28.01 %
Childcare
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 158.62 A$
(101.53 €)
2,302.91 A$
(1,474.03 €)
     +1,351.82 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,318.85 A$
(8,525.00 €)
20,465.00 A$
(13,099.03 €)
     +53.65 %
Clothing And Shoes
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 128.49 A$
(82.24 €)
105.56 A$
(67.57 €)
     -17.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 50.27 A$
(32.18 €)
66.40 A$
(42.50 €)
     +32.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 123.99 A$
(79.36 €)
141.71 A$
(90.71 €)
     +14.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 171.57 A$
(109.82 €)
149.42 A$
(95.64 €)
     -12.91 %
Rent Per Month
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,442.12 A$
(923.06 €)
2,568.16 A$
(1,643.80 €)
     +78.08 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,041.45 A$
(666.60 €)
1,898.04 A$
(1,214.88 €)
     +82.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,838.93 A$
(1,817.12 €)
4,786.48 A$
(3,063.68 €)
     +68.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,935.93 A$
(1,239.13 €)
2,977.23 A$
(1,905.64 €)
     +53.79 %
Buy Apartment Price
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 903.82 A$
(578.51 €)
1,308.78 A$
(837.71 €)
     +44.81 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 581.12 A$
(371.96 €)
827.22 A$
(529.48 €)
     +42.35 %
Salaries And Financing
Berlin Edit Sydney Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,892.45 A$
(2,491.44 €)
6,025.23 A$
(3,856.57 €)
     +54.79 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.75 3.05      +74.72 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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