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Cost of Living Comparison Between Munich and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 6.98% lower than in Munich
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 13.57% lower than in Munich
Rent Prices in Berlin are 25.43% lower than in Munich
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 27.17% lower than in Munich
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 4.05% lower than in Munich
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 2.28% higher than in Munich
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 8.00 €      -33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 40.00 €      -33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00 €      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.75 € 3.50 €      -6.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 € 3.50 €      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.10 € 2.74 €      -11.65 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 € 2.13 €      -21.06 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 € 1.72 €      -23.80 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.16 € 3.09 €      -2.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.26 € 1.27 €      +0.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.83 € 0.83 €      -0.16 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.07 € 1.96 €      -5.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.53 € 3.60 €      -20.51 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.60 € 3.47 €      -3.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.44 € 5.28 €      -3.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 € 1.03 €      +2.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 € 0.68 €      -8.79 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.03 € 0.94 €      -8.30 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 € 1.07 €      -11.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.43 € 0.53 €      +23.18 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 € 0.58 €      +23.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.92 € 1.01 €      +10.04 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.48 € 0.52 €      +9.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 5.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.89 € 0.84 €      -5.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.13 € 1.22 €      +7.94 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 € 6.40 €      0.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 € 2.80 €      -3.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 66.55 € 81.00 €      +21.71 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.70 € 3.90 €      +5.41 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.06 € 3.22 €      +5.26 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 € 30.00 €      +7.14 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.37 € 5.39 €      +0.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,262.50 € 19,300.00 €      -9.23 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,411.11 € 19,526.67 €      +6.06 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 225.56 € 247.06 €      +9.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 € 0.09 €      -3.32 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.64 € 31.22 €      -1.36 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.90 € 25.37 €      -15.15 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.47 € 17.81 €      -12.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.25 € 11.00 €      -2.22 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 636.82 € 200.44 €      -68.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,650.00 € 7,627.92 €      -51.26 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.84 € 77.92 €      +6.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.67 € 30.69 €      -6.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.64 € 86.21 €      +5.60 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.26 € 104.69 €      -9.95 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,108.77 € 867.56 €      -21.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 832.52 € 652.89 €      -21.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,178.12 € 1,621.71 €      -25.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,643.86 € 1,150.56 €      -30.01 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 935.36 € 508.99 €      -45.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 649.87 € 346.34 €      -46.71 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,466.45 € 2,180.35 €      -11.60 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.86 1.90      +2.10 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
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Currency: EUR