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Cost of Living Comparison Between Hamburg and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 8.24% lower than in Hamburg
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 8.28% lower than in Hamburg
Rent Prices in Berlin are 8.36% lower than in Hamburg
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.08% lower than in Hamburg
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 6.96% lower than in Hamburg
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 1.14% lower than in Hamburg
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 € 8.00 €      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 € 40.00 €      -20.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.85 € 7.00 €      -10.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 3.50 €      -12.50 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.50 € 3.00 €      -14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.70 € 2.69 €      -0.33 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.54 € 1.97 €      -22.15 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 1.56 €      -15.94 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.78 € 3.05 €      +9.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.17 € 1.11 €      -5.21 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 € 0.79 €      -21.95 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.92 € 1.75 €      -8.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.23 € 3.91 €      -7.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.70 € 3.16 €      -14.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.97 € 5.35 €      -10.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.10 € 1.02 €      -7.86 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 € 0.70 €      -8.86 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.06 € 1.02 €      -3.80 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.20 € 1.13 €      -5.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 € 0.56 €      +6.11 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 € 0.54 €      +6.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.82 € 0.97 €      +17.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.42 € 0.39 €      -6.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 5.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.69 € 0.77 €      +11.82 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.05 € 1.13 €      +6.88 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.30 € 6.30 €      0.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.20 € 2.80 €      -12.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 € 81.00 €      -4.71 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.45 € 3.90 €      +13.04 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 € 3.22 €      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 30.00 €      0.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.29 € 5.16 €      -2.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 € 19,000.00 €      -5.00 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,565.00 € 18,790.62 €      +1.22 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 240.28 € 242.30 €      +0.84 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 € 0.09 €      -4.03 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.06 € 31.02 €      -3.26 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.69 € 24.83 €      -26.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.20 € 16.87 €      -12.15 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 11.25 €      -6.25 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 225.00 € 193.20 €      -14.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,000.00 € 10,917.14 €      -31.77 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.33 € 75.82 €      -7.91 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.26 € 31.91 €      -9.50 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 87.81 € 85.78 €      -2.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.19 € 104.10 €      -6.37 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 843.64 € 819.55 €      -2.86 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 635.61 € 590.56 €      -7.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,756.52 € 1,556.96 €      -11.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,172.39 € 1,080.00 €      -7.88 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 528.87 € 483.65 €      -8.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 309.36 € 327.22 €      +5.77 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,327.08 € 2,110.21 €      -9.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.87 1.93      +3.03 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:191519
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR