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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 23.61% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 52.66% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in London are 121.03% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in London are 53.26% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in London are 14.83% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in London is 13.05% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(7.10 £)
16.89 €
(15.00 £)
     +111.17 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(35.52 £)
56.31 €
(50.00 £)
     +40.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(6.22 £)
6.76 €
(6.00 £)
     -3.46 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.11 £)
5.63 €
(5.00 £)
     +60.89 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.66 £)
4.79 €
(4.25 £)
     +59.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.69 €
(2.39 £)
3.07 €
(2.73 £)
     +14.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.97 €
(1.75 £)
1.38 €
(1.22 £)
     -30.26 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.56 €
(1.39 £)
1.07 €
(0.95 £)
     -31.21 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.06 €
(2.72 £)
3.87 €
(3.44 £)
     +26.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.11 €
(0.99 £)
1.13 €
(1.00 £)
     +1.52 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.70 £)
0.91 €
(0.81 £)
     +15.74 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.75 €
(1.55 £)
2.47 €
(2.20 £)
     +41.42 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.91 €
(3.47 £)
3.52 €
(3.13 £)
     -9.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.16 €
(2.81 £)
3.61 €
(3.20 £)
     +14.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.35 €
(4.75 £)
4.47 €
(3.97 £)
     -16.36 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 €
(0.91 £)
1.09 €
(0.97 £)
     +6.56 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 €
(0.62 £)
0.51 €
(0.46 £)
     -26.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.02 €
(0.91 £)
1.07 €
(0.95 £)
     +4.79 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 €
(1.01 £)
1.12 €
(0.99 £)
     -1.62 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 €
(0.50 £)
0.59 €
(0.53 £)
     +6.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 €
(0.48 £)
0.59 €
(0.53 £)
     +9.85 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 €
(0.86 £)
0.88 €
(0.78 £)
     -8.85 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.39 €
(0.35 £)
1.07 €
(0.95 £)
     +171.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.44 £)
9.01 €
(8.00 £)
     +80.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.77 €
(0.68 £)
1.90 €
(1.69 £)
     +146.39 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.13 €
(1.00 £)
2.42 €
(2.15 £)
     +114.88 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.30 €
(5.59 £)
12.39 €
(11.00 £)
     +96.65 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.49 £)
2.82 €
(2.50 £)
     +0.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(71.92 £)
150.92 €
(134.00 £)
     +86.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(3.46 £)
4.51 €
(4.00 £)
     +15.51 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(2.86 £)
9.01 €
(8.00 £)
     +179.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(26.64 £)
45.05 €
(40.00 £)
     +50.17 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.16 €
(4.58 £)
5.34 €
(4.74 £)
     +3.55 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
(16,870.06 £)
22,525.12 €
(20,000.00 £)
     +18.55 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,790.62 €
(16,684.15 £)
23,717.32 €
(21,058.56 £)
     +26.22 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 240.81 €
(213.82 £)
164.56 €
(146.11 £)
     -31.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.08 £)
0.12 €
(0.10 £)
     +28.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.08 €
(27.60 £)
35.25 €
(31.30 £)
     +13.41 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 24.72 €
(21.95 £)
53.24 €
(47.27 £)
     +115.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.87 €
(14.98 £)
12.10 €
(10.74 £)
     -28.26 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.50 €
(10.21 £)
14.08 €
(12.50 £)
     +22.42 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 198.21 €
(175.99 £)
1,413.78 €
(1,255.29 £)
     +613.26 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,917.14 €
(9,693.31 £)
18,368.70 €
(16,309.52 £)
     +68.26 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.82 €
(67.32 £)
70.52 €
(62.61 £)
     -6.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.95 €
(28.37 £)
35.16 €
(31.22 £)
     +10.04 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.03 €
(76.39 £)
76.65 €
(68.06 £)
     -10.90 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.10 €
(92.43 £)
92.54 €
(82.16 £)
     -11.11 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 818.47 €
(726.72 £)
1,862.23 €
(1,653.47 £)
     +127.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 590.07 €
(523.92 £)
1,345.07 €
(1,194.29 £)
     +127.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,554.55 €
(1,380.28 £)
3,472.41 €
(3,083.14 £)
     +123.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,081.25 €
(960.04 £)
2,281.42 €
(2,025.67 £)
     +111.00 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 485.70 €
(431.26 £)
1,402.89 €
(1,245.62 £)
     +188.84 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 329.09 €
(292.20 £)
827.22 €
(734.49 £)
     +151.37 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,110.43 €
(1,873.85 £)
2,801.58 €
(2,487.52 £)
     +32.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.93 3.22      +66.81 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:513812
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR