Cost of Living Comparison Between Dresden and Prague 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Cost of Living in Prague is 17.7% lower than in Dresden (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Prague is 6.1% lower than in Dresden
Rent Prices in Prague are 35.0% higher than in Dresden
Restaurant Prices in Prague are 23.9% lower than in Dresden
Groceries Prices in Prague are 21.2% lower than in Dresden
Local Purchasing Power in Prague is 32.0% lower than in Dresden
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Restaurants
Dresden Edit Prague Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(296.23 Kč)
8.91 €
(220.00 Kč)
     -25.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(1,481.13 Kč)
48.61 €
(1,200.00 Kč)
     -19.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(246.85 Kč)
8.10 €
(200.00 Kč)
     -19.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 €
(111.08 Kč)
2.41 €
(59.50 Kč)
     -46.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(98.74 Kč)
2.43 €
(60.00 Kč)
     -39.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.40 €
(83.93 Kč)
2.92 €
(72.06 Kč)
     -14.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.75 €
(67.89 Kč)
1.56 €
(38.47 Kč)
     -43.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 €
(61.71 Kč)
1.38 €
(33.96 Kč)
     -45.0 %
Markets
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.02 €
(99.19 Kč)
3.68 €
(90.84 Kč)
     -8.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.60 €
(39.43 Kč)
1.30 €
(32.01 Kč)
     -18.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.23 €
(30.34 Kč)
0.99 €
(24.42 Kč)
     -19.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.28 €
(80.91 Kč)
2.41 €
(59.50 Kč)
     -26.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.29 €
(130.66 Kč)
5.23 €
(129.17 Kč)
     -1.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.69 €
(165.03 Kč)
3.82 €
(94.31 Kč)
     -42.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.90 €
(170.34 Kč)
5.32 €
(131.31 Kč)
     -22.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.17 €
(28.92 Kč)
0.71 €
(17.42 Kč)
     -39.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.61 €
(15.06 Kč)
0.69 €
(17.06 Kč)
     +13.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 €
(22.78 Kč)
0.88 €
(21.77 Kč)
     -4.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 €
(33.91 Kč)
1.34 €
(33.03 Kč)
     -2.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.66 €
(16.40 Kč)
0.53 €
(13.14 Kč)
     -19.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.70 €
(17.24 Kč)
0.55 €
(13.63 Kč)
     -21.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.88 €
(46.38 Kč)
1.29 €
(31.93 Kč)
     -31.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.78 €
(19.13 Kč)
0.67 €
(16.42 Kč)
     -14.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.99 €
(147.87 Kč)
6.08 €
(150.00 Kč)
     +1.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.81 €
(19.89 Kč)
0.93 €
(22.89 Kč)
     +15.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 €
(37.48 Kč)
1.65 €
(40.71 Kč)
     +8.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 €
(202.42 Kč)
6.08 €
(150.00 Kč)
     -25.9 %
Transportation
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 €
(74.06 Kč)
1.22 €
(30.00 Kč)
     -59.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 58.50 €
(1,444.10 Kč)
22.28 €
(550.00 Kč)
     -61.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 €
(98.74 Kč)
2.03 €
(50.00 Kč)
     -49.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 €
(95.35 Kč)
1.92 €
(47.48 Kč)
     -50.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(740.56 Kč)
14.58 €
(360.00 Kč)
     -51.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.79 €
(167.50 Kč)
5.98 €
(147.64 Kč)
     -11.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,180.00 €
(670,951.23 Kč)
24,913.44 €
(615,000.00 Kč)
     -8.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,216.67 €
(671,856.36 Kč)
25,985.45 €
(641,463.16 Kč)
     -4.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 280.55 €
(6,925.58 Kč)
283.72 €
(7,003.79 Kč)
     +1.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 31.64 €
(781.02 Kč)
26.24 €
(647.67 Kč)
     -17.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.40 €
(1,145.48 Kč)
19.91 €
(491.45 Kč)
     -57.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.82 €
(736.08 Kč)
56.92 €
(1,405.01 Kč)
     +90.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 €
(370.28 Kč)
15.33 €
(378.52 Kč)
     +2.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(246.85 Kč)
10.13 €
(250.00 Kč)
     +1.3 %
Childcare
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 260.00 €
(6,418.22 Kč)
665.60 €
(16,430.56 Kč)
     +156.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,875.00 €
(243,769.07 Kč)
10,675.48 €
(263,529.41 Kč)
     +8.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.44 €
(1,961.10 Kč)
77.67 €
(1,917.29 Kč)
     -2.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.33 €
(946.28 Kč)
36.33 €
(896.78 Kč)
     -5.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.88 €
(2,144.55 Kč)
90.77 €
(2,240.76 Kč)
     +4.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.25 €
(2,993.11 Kč)
106.83 €
(2,637.19 Kč)
     -11.9 %
Rent Per Month
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 783.08 €
(19,330.63 Kč)
997.47 €
(24,623.08 Kč)
     +27.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 528.09 €
(13,036.18 Kč)
732.89 €
(18,091.84 Kč)
     +38.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,327.78 €
(32,776.83 Kč)
1,807.50 €
(44,619.05 Kč)
     +36.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 937.50 €
(23,142.63 Kč)
1,289.04 €
(31,820.51 Kč)
     +37.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 395.69 €
(9,767.70 Kč)
639.49 €
(15,786.10 Kč)
     +61.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 353.03 €
(8,714.68 Kč)
449.63 €
(11,099.38 Kč)
     +27.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Dresden Edit Prague Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,675.91 €
(66,056.13 Kč)
1,710.18 €
(42,216.57 Kč)
     -36.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 5.82      +46.1 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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