Cost of Living Comparison Between Munich and Sydney 

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 7.92% higher than in Munich (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 13.25% higher than in Munich
Rent Prices in Sydney are 23.13% higher than in Munich
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 5.05% lower than in Munich
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 20.29% higher than in Munich
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 10.03% higher than in Munich
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Restaurants
Munich Edit Sydney Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.69 €
(23.10 A$)
12.72 €
(20.00 A$)
     -13.44 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(94.37 A$)
63.58 €
(100.00 A$)
     +5.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(14.16 A$)
7.63 €
(12.00 A$)
     -15.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 €
(6.29 A$)
5.09 €
(8.00 A$)
     +27.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(6.29 A$)
5.72 €
(9.00 A$)
     +43.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.24 €
(5.10 A$)
2.68 €
(4.21 A$)
     -17.44 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.85 €
(4.48 A$)
2.09 €
(3.29 A$)
     -26.70 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.67 €
(4.20 A$)
1.82 €
(2.86 A$)
     -31.84 %
Markets
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 €
(6.22 A$)
4.24 €
(6.67 A$)
     +7.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.41 €
(2.22 A$)
1.74 €
(2.74 A$)
     +23.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.49 A$)
0.81 €
(1.28 A$)
     -13.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.96 €
(4.66 A$)
3.16 €
(4.97 A$)
     +6.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.85 €
(9.20 A$)
3.55 €
(5.58 A$)
     -39.37 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.84 €
(6.03 A$)
3.35 €
(5.27 A$)
     -12.58 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.57 €
(11.91 A$)
5.48 €
(8.62 A$)
     -27.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.28 €
(2.02 A$)
1.30 €
(2.04 A$)
     +1.23 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 €
(1.23 A$)
1.09 €
(1.71 A$)
     +39.31 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.13 €
(1.78 A$)
1.04 €
(1.63 A$)
     -8.29 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.98 €
(1.55 A$)
1.73 €
(2.72 A$)
     +75.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.90 €
(1.41 A$)
1.00 €
(1.58 A$)
     +11.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.72 €
(1.13 A$)
0.81 €
(1.28 A$)
     +13.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.21 €
(1.91 A$)
1.65 €
(2.60 A$)
     +36.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.69 €
(1.09 A$)
1.44 €
(2.26 A$)
     +108.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(11.01 A$)
10.17 €
(16.00 A$)
     +45.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(1.31 A$)
3.50 €
(5.50 A$)
     +318.85 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 €
(2.42 A$)
3.91 €
(6.14 A$)
     +154.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 €
(11.01 A$)
23.52 €
(37.00 A$)
     +236.07 %
Transportation
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 €
(5.35 A$)
2.86 €
(4.50 A$)
     -15.85 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 57.60 €
(90.59 A$)
138.22 €
(217.39 A$)
     +139.96 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(6.13 A$)
2.96 €
(4.65 A$)
     -24.19 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(5.06 A$)
2.30 €
(3.62 A$)
     -28.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(47.18 A$)
36.04 €
(56.68 A$)
     +20.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.96 €
(9.38 A$)
3.83 €
(6.02 A$)
     -35.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,165.00 €
(38,006.67 A$)
19,074.29 €
(30,000.00 A$)
     -21.07 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,214.50 €
(34,938.92 A$)
17,774.47 €
(27,955.65 A$)
     -19.99 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 260.63 €
(409.92 A$)
117.13 €
(184.22 A$)
     -55.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 €
(0.18 A$)
0.44 €
(0.70 A$)
     +281.28 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.82 €
(53.19 A$)
45.41 €
(71.42 A$)
     +34.27 %
Sports And Leisure
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.77 €
(57.83 A$)
53.75 €
(84.53 A$)
     +46.16 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.04 €
(34.66 A$)
15.44 €
(24.28 A$)
     -29.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(18.87 A$)
13.03 €
(20.50 A$)
     +8.62 %
Childcare
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 739.76 €
(1,163.50 A$)
1,407.69 €
(2,214.02 A$)
     +90.29 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,141.77 €
(23,814.95 A$)
13,633.57 €
(21,442.86 A$)
     -9.96 %
Clothing And Shoes
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.74 €
(128.57 A$)
71.32 €
(112.17 A$)
     -12.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.95 €
(58.12 A$)
45.96 €
(72.28 A$)
     +24.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.68 €
(136.33 A$)
94.34 €
(148.38 A$)
     +8.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.04 €
(198.23 A$)
103.60 €
(162.94 A$)
     -17.80 %
Rent Per Month
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,292.42 €
(2,032.71 A$)
1,666.91 €
(2,621.72 A$)
     +28.98 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,010.94 €
(1,590.00 A$)
1,209.06 €
(1,901.61 A$)
     +19.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,327.74 €
(3,661.07 A$)
3,080.40 €
(4,844.84 A$)
     +32.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,794.24 €
(2,821.98 A$)
1,955.08 €
(3,074.94 A$)
     +8.96 %
Buy Apartment Price
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,097.30 €
(1,725.83 A$)
948.39 €
(1,491.62 A$)
     -13.57 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 797.58 €
(1,254.44 A$)
562.24 €
(884.29 A$)
     -29.51 %
Salaries And Financing
Munich Edit Sydney Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,139.68 €
(4,938.08 A$)
3,912.25 €
(6,153.18 A$)
     +24.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.43 2.70      +88.86 %
Last update: January 2022January 2022
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