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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 22.74% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 52.35% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in London are 120.08% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in London are 54.56% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in London are 12.24% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in London is 24.08% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(7.00 £)
17.14 €
(15.00 £)
     +114.26 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(35.00 £)
57.14 €
(50.00 £)
     +42.84 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(6.13 £)
6.85 €
(6.00 £)
     -2.13 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.06 £)
5.71 €
(5.00 £)
     +63.25 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(3.06 £)
5.14 €
(4.50 £)
     +46.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.76 €
(2.41 £)
3.12 €
(2.73 £)
     +13.14 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 €
(1.82 £)
1.53 €
(1.33 £)
     -26.73 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 €
(1.51 £)
1.15 €
(1.00 £)
     -33.64 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.20 €
(2.80 £)
3.96 €
(3.46 £)
     +23.70 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.22 €
(1.07 £)
1.13 €
(0.99 £)
     -7.65 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.69 £)
0.82 €
(0.71 £)
     +2.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.96 €
(1.72 £)
2.40 €
(2.10 £)
     +22.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.76 €
(3.29 £)
3.67 €
(3.21 £)
     -2.35 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.52 €
(3.08 £)
3.41 €
(2.99 £)
     -3.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.68 €
(4.97 £)
4.72 €
(4.13 £)
     -16.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.07 €
(0.94 £)
1.19 €
(1.04 £)
     +11.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 €
(0.61 £)
0.58 €
(0.51 £)
     -17.51 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.04 €
(0.91 £)
1.07 €
(0.94 £)
     +2.73 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.14 €
(1.00 £)
1.20 €
(1.05 £)
     +4.71 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 €
(0.50 £)
0.62 €
(0.55 £)
     +9.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.58 €
(0.51 £)
0.61 €
(0.53 £)
     +4.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 €
(0.87 £)
0.92 €
(0.81 £)
     -7.25 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.59 €
(0.52 £)
1.10 €
(0.96 £)
     +86.06 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.38 £)
9.14 €
(8.00 £)
     +82.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(0.74 £)
1.81 €
(1.58 £)
     +113.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.22 €
(1.07 £)
2.46 €
(2.15 £)
     +100.89 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(5.60 £)
12.57 €
(11.00 £)
     +96.41 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.45 £)
2.86 €
(2.50 £)
     +2.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(70.88 £)
163.79 €
(143.33 £)
     +102.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(3.41 £)
5.71 €
(5.00 £)
     +46.51 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(2.82 £)
5.52 €
(4.83 £)
     +71.41 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(26.25 £)
45.71 €
(40.00 £)
     +52.37 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.37 €
(4.70 £)
5.61 €
(4.90 £)
     +4.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
(16,626.64 £)
21,969.27 €
(19,225.00 £)
     +15.63 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,883.33 €
(16,524.54 £)
23,901.95 €
(20,916.26 £)
     +26.58 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.10 €
(213.61 £)
180.36 €
(157.83 £)
     -26.11 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.08 £)
0.15 €
(0.13 £)
     +62.57 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.57 €
(27.63 £)
36.96 €
(32.34 £)
     +17.05 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.57 €
(22.37 £)
50.52 €
(44.21 £)
     +97.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.67 €
(15.46 £)
12.45 €
(10.90 £)
     -29.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(9.63 £)
14.28 €
(12.50 £)
     +29.86 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 194.59 €
(170.28 £)
1,435.13 €
(1,255.86 £)
     +637.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,413.78 €
(9,112.95 £)
19,166.02 €
(16,771.92 £)
     +84.04 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.69 €
(67.11 £)
75.72 €
(66.26 £)
     -1.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.10 €
(27.21 £)
35.28 €
(30.87 £)
     +13.43 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.19 €
(75.42 £)
78.13 €
(68.37 £)
     -9.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.70 €
(93.37 £)
92.46 €
(80.91 £)
     -13.34 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 864.07 €
(756.14 £)
1,988.97 €
(1,740.52 £)
     +130.19 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 661.91 €
(579.22 £)
1,410.85 €
(1,234.62 £)
     +113.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,611.19 €
(1,409.93 £)
3,699.22 €
(3,237.13 £)
     +129.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,125.59 €
(984.99 £)
2,282.48 €
(1,997.36 £)
     +102.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 498.38 €
(436.12 £)
1,441.90 €
(1,261.79 £)
     +189.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 340.74 €
(298.18 £)
749.28 €
(655.68 £)
     +119.90 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,138.55 €
(1,871.41 £)
2,473.51 €
(2,164.54 £)
     +15.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.95 3.25      +67.02 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:541768
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR