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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 18.92% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 49.20% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in London are 120.61% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in London are 53.23% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in London are 9.63% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in London is 5.82% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(7.12 £)
16.86 €
(15.00 £)
     +110.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(35.58 £)
56.21 €
(50.00 £)
     +40.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(6.23 £)
6.75 €
(6.00 £)
     -3.63 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.11 £)
5.62 €
(5.00 £)
     +60.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.67 £)
4.83 €
(4.30 £)
     +61.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.71 €
(2.41 £)
3.07 €
(2.73 £)
     +13.52 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 €
(1.83 £)
1.42 €
(1.26 £)
     -30.90 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 €
(1.41 £)
1.09 €
(0.97 £)
     -31.13 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.19 €
(2.83 £)
3.87 €
(3.44 £)
     +21.47 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.21 €
(1.07 £)
1.12 €
(0.99 £)
     -7.43 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(0.72 £)
0.87 €
(0.78 £)
     +7.07 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.91 €
(1.70 £)
2.44 €
(2.17 £)
     +27.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.04 €
(3.59 £)
3.45 €
(3.07 £)
     -14.55 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.58 €
(3.19 £)
3.48 €
(3.09 £)
     -2.94 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.47 €
(4.86 £)
4.55 €
(4.05 £)
     -16.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.09 €
(0.97 £)
1.10 €
(0.97 £)
     +0.33 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 €
(0.63 £)
0.53 €
(0.48 £)
     -24.10 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 €
(0.94 £)
1.03 €
(0.92 £)
     -1.66 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.11 €
(0.99 £)
1.11 €
(0.99 £)
     +0.55 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 €
(0.50 £)
0.59 €
(0.53 £)
     +5.30 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 €
(0.50 £)
0.58 €
(0.52 £)
     +3.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 €
(0.89 £)
0.86 €
(0.76 £)
     -14.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.47 €
(0.42 £)
1.13 €
(1.00 £)
     +139.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.45 £)
8.99 €
(8.00 £)
     +79.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.81 €
(0.72 £)
1.74 €
(1.55 £)
     +114.20 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 €
(1.02 £)
2.37 €
(2.11 £)
     +107.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.30 €
(5.60 £)
12.37 €
(11.00 £)
     +96.30 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.49 £)
2.70 €
(2.40 £)
     -3.63 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(72.05 £)
155.15 €
(138.00 £)
     +91.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(3.47 £)
4.78 €
(4.25 £)
     +22.52 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(2.86 £)
4.78 €
(4.25 £)
     +48.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(26.68 £)
44.97 €
(40.00 £)
     +49.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.29 €
(4.70 £)
5.45 €
(4.85 £)
     +3.11 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,500.00 €
(17,344.37 £)
22,395.74 €
(19,920.00 £)
     +14.85 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,948.89 €
(16,854.18 £)
23,436.83 €
(20,846.00 £)
     +23.68 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 251.88 €
(224.04 £)
165.28 €
(147.01 £)
     -34.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.08 £)
0.12 €
(0.11 £)
     +32.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.85 €
(28.33 £)
36.26 €
(32.25 £)
     +13.83 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.23 €
(22.44 £)
51.42 €
(45.74 £)
     +103.84 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.06 €
(15.18 £)
12.52 €
(11.14 £)
     -26.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(9.78 £)
14.62 €
(13.00 £)
     +32.87 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 184.88 €
(164.44 £)
1,445.23 €
(1,285.46 £)
     +681.73 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,115.50 €
(9,886.74 £)
18,459.57 €
(16,418.95 £)
     +66.07 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.68 €
(67.32 £)
71.40 €
(63.51 £)
     -5.65 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.29 €
(27.83 £)
35.04 €
(31.17 £)
     +11.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.57 €
(77.00 £)
76.71 €
(68.23 £)
     -11.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 103.94 €
(92.45 £)
88.97 €
(79.13 £)
     -14.40 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 845.01 €
(751.59 £)
1,916.17 €
(1,704.35 £)
     +126.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 629.57 €
(559.97 £)
1,359.01 €
(1,208.78 £)
     +115.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,576.19 €
(1,401.95 £)
3,543.01 €
(3,151.35 £)
     +124.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,081.09 €
(961.58 £)
2,297.20 €
(2,043.25 £)
     +112.49 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 490.06 €
(435.89 £)
1,399.37 €
(1,244.67 £)
     +185.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 332.66 €
(295.89 £)
814.84 €
(724.76 £)
     +144.94 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,071.50 €
(1,842.51 £)
2,910.92 €
(2,589.14 £)
     +40.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.89 3.20      +69.01 %
Last update: November 2018November 2018
Contributors:509707
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR