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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 23.50% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 51.77% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in London are 114.99% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in London are 54.84% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in London are 12.17% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in London is 20.86% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(7.01 £)
17.12 €
(15.00 £)
     +114.05 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(35.04 £)
57.08 €
(50.00 £)
     +42.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(6.13 £)
6.85 €
(6.00 £)
     -2.15 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.07 £)
5.71 €
(5.00 £)
     +63.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(3.07 £)
5.14 €
(4.50 £)
     +46.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.67 €
(2.34 £)
3.13 €
(2.74 £)
     +17.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 €
(1.88 £)
1.56 €
(1.37 £)
     -27.16 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 €
(1.54 £)
1.17 €
(1.02 £)
     -33.52 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.04 €
(2.66 £)
4.16 €
(3.64 £)
     +36.91 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.23 €
(1.08 £)
1.11 €
(0.97 £)
     -9.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(0.71 £)
0.71 €
(0.62 £)
     -13.26 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.90 €
(1.67 £)
2.38 €
(2.09 £)
     +25.10 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.70 €
(3.24 £)
3.54 €
(3.10 £)
     -4.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.44 €
(3.02 £)
3.26 €
(2.86 £)
     -5.22 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.34 €
(4.68 £)
4.46 €
(3.91 £)
     -16.35 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.02 €
(0.89 £)
1.01 €
(0.89 £)
     -0.57 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 €
(0.57 £)
0.57 €
(0.50 £)
     -13.37 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 €
(0.84 £)
1.08 €
(0.95 £)
     +13.28 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.05 €
(0.92 £)
1.23 €
(1.08 £)
     +16.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 €
(0.51 £)
0.55 €
(0.48 £)
     -4.54 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(0.53 £)
0.51 €
(0.44 £)
     -16.24 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.03 €
(0.90 £)
0.92 €
(0.81 £)
     -10.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.51 €
(0.44 £)
1.03 €
(0.91 £)
     +104.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.38 £)
9.13 €
(8.00 £)
     +82.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(0.74 £)
1.98 €
(1.73 £)
     +135.72 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 €
(1.10 £)
2.17 €
(1.91 £)
     +73.31 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(5.61 £)
12.56 €
(11.00 £)
     +96.21 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.45 £)
2.85 €
(2.50 £)
     +1.93 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(70.95 £)
171.24 €
(150.00 £)
     +111.40 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(3.42 £)
5.71 €
(5.00 £)
     +46.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(2.82 £)
5.51 €
(4.83 £)
     +71.24 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(26.28 £)
45.66 €
(40.00 £)
     +52.21 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.41 €
(4.74 £)
5.61 €
(4.91 £)
     +3.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,520.00 €
(17,099.00 £)
22,831.74 €
(20,000.00 £)
     +16.97 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,673.00 €
(17,233.03 £)
23,891.89 €
(20,928.67 £)
     +21.45 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.16 €
(213.88 £)
184.43 €
(161.55 £)
     -24.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
(0.08 £)
0.13 €
(0.12 £)
     +38.40 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.01 €
(27.16 £)
36.30 €
(31.79 £)
     +17.05 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.83 €
(22.63 £)
48.25 €
(42.27 £)
     +86.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.70 €
(16.38 £)
12.92 €
(11.32 £)
     -30.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(8.76 £)
14.84 €
(13.00 £)
     +48.41 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 194.11 €
(170.03 £)
1,478.88 €
(1,295.46 £)
     +661.90 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,169.70 €
(7,156.44 £)
19,793.27 €
(17,338.38 £)
     +142.28 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.96 €
(67.42 £)
76.58 €
(67.09 £)
     -0.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.78 €
(26.96 £)
35.54 €
(31.13 £)
     +15.48 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.40 €
(73.06 £)
78.13 €
(68.44 £)
     -6.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.55 €
(88.08 £)
89.81 €
(78.67 £)
     -10.67 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 881.24 €
(771.95 £)
1,952.87 €
(1,710.66 £)
     +121.60 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 652.77 €
(571.81 £)
1,397.23 €
(1,223.94 £)
     +114.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,614.11 €
(1,413.92 £)
3,636.60 €
(3,185.56 £)
     +125.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,147.42 €
(1,005.11 £)
2,248.40 €
(1,969.54 £)
     +95.95 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 539.15 €
(472.28 £)
1,375.31 €
(1,204.74 £)
     +155.09 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 366.24 €
(320.81 £)
780.32 €
(683.54 £)
     +113.06 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,185.34 €
(1,914.30 £)
2,624.88 €
(2,299.32 £)
     +20.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.87 3.17      +69.33 %
Last update: May 2019May 2019
Contributors:560722
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR