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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 19.52% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 48.63% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in London are 115.66% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in London are 52.49% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in London are 9.62% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in London is 7.92% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(7.15 £)
16.77 €
(15.00 £)
     +109.66 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(35.77 £)
55.91 €
(50.00 £)
     +39.77 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(6.26 £)
6.71 €
(6.00 £)
     -4.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.13 £)
5.59 €
(5.00 £)
     +59.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.68 £)
5.03 €
(4.50 £)
     +67.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.70 €
(2.41 £)
3.04 €
(2.72 £)
     +12.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.09 €
(1.87 £)
1.42 €
(1.27 £)
     -31.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.64 €
(1.47 £)
1.10 €
(0.98 £)
     -33.24 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.20 €
(2.86 £)
3.93 €
(3.51 £)
     +22.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.24 €
(1.11 £)
1.13 €
(1.01 £)
     -9.39 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.82 €
(0.73 £)
0.88 €
(0.79 £)
     +7.34 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.94 €
(1.73 £)
2.41 €
(2.16 £)
     +24.33 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.91 €
(3.50 £)
3.52 €
(3.14 £)
     -10.11 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.63 €
(3.24 £)
3.41 €
(3.05 £)
     -6.08 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.47 €
(4.89 £)
4.51 €
(4.03 £)
     -17.55 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.08 €
(0.97 £)
1.14 €
(1.02 £)
     +5.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.69 €
(0.62 £)
0.52 €
(0.47 £)
     -23.88 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 €
(0.93 £)
1.05 €
(0.94 £)
     +0.80 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 €
(1.01 £)
1.12 €
(1.01 £)
     -0.21 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 €
(0.51 £)
0.59 €
(0.53 £)
     +3.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.58 €
(0.52 £)
0.58 €
(0.52 £)
     +0.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 €
(0.89 £)
0.85 €
(0.76 £)
     -14.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.46 €
(0.41 £)
1.11 €
(0.99 £)
     +141.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.47 £)
8.95 €
(8.00 £)
     +78.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.82 €
(0.73 £)
1.74 €
(1.56 £)
     +113.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 €
(1.05 £)
2.34 €
(2.09 £)
     +100.25 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(5.72 £)
12.30 €
(11.00 £)
     +92.19 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.50 £)
2.80 €
(2.50 £)
     -0.16 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(72.44 £)
156.55 €
(140.00 £)
     +93.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(3.49 £)
5.59 €
(5.00 £)
     +43.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(2.88 £)
5.40 €
(4.83 £)
     +67.73 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(26.83 £)
44.73 €
(40.00 £)
     +49.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.33 €
(4.76 £)
5.43 €
(4.85 £)
     +1.89 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
(16,991.81 £)
22,274.25 €
(19,920.00 £)
     +17.23 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,883.33 €
(16,887.48 £)
23,309.69 €
(20,846.00 £)
     +23.44 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 251.62 €
(225.02 £)
166.92 €
(149.28 £)
     -33.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.08 £)
0.12 €
(0.11 £)
     +32.71 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.62 €
(28.28 £)
36.89 €
(32.99 £)
     +16.67 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.22 €
(22.55 £)
51.20 €
(45.79 £)
     +103.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.53 €
(15.68 £)
12.54 €
(11.22 £)
     -28.47 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(9.84 £)
14.54 €
(13.00 £)
     +32.15 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 184.88 €
(165.33 £)
1,413.13 €
(1,263.77 £)
     +664.37 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,115.50 €
(9,940.66 £)
18,617.69 €
(16,649.91 £)
     +67.49 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.10 €
(67.16 £)
71.26 €
(63.73 £)
     -5.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.85 €
(27.59 £)
34.22 €
(30.60 £)
     +10.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.50 €
(77.36 £)
75.41 €
(67.44 £)
     -12.82 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 103.82 €
(92.85 £)
89.24 €
(79.81 £)
     -14.04 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 868.88 €
(777.04 £)
1,913.40 €
(1,711.16 £)
     +120.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 643.94 €
(575.88 £)
1,366.58 €
(1,222.14 £)
     +112.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,619.05 €
(1,447.92 £)
3,575.36 €
(3,197.46 £)
     +120.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,097.50 €
(981.50 £)
2,265.60 €
(2,026.14 £)
     +106.43 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 489.98 €
(438.20 £)
1,391.78 €
(1,244.67 £)
     +184.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 334.45 €
(299.10 £)
810.42 €
(724.76 £)
     +142.31 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,094.92 €
(1,873.50 £)
2,867.02 €
(2,564.00 £)
     +36.86 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.93 3.24      +68.01 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
Contributors:506706
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR