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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 23.37% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 53.08% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in London are 121.47% higher than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in London are 53.14% higher than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in London are 12.05% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in London is 28.36% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(6.95 £)
17.27 €
(15.00 £)
     +115.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 42.00 €
(36.48 £)
57.57 €
(50.00 £)
     +37.07 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(6.08 £)
6.90 €
(6.00 £)
     -1.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(3.04 £)
5.76 €
(5.00 £)
     +64.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(3.04 £)
5.18 €
(4.50 £)
     +48.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.76 €
(2.40 £)
3.14 €
(2.73 £)
     +13.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 €
(1.81 £)
1.54 €
(1.33 £)
     -26.11 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.71 €
(1.49 £)
1.16 €
(1.01 £)
     -32.16 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.20 €
(2.78 £)
4.00 €
(3.48 £)
     +25.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.24 €
(1.08 £)
1.14 €
(0.99 £)
     -8.12 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.78 €
(0.68 £)
0.81 €
(0.70 £)
     +4.04 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.96 €
(1.70 £)
2.41 €
(2.10 £)
     +23.07 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.87 €
(3.37 £)
3.65 €
(3.17 £)
     -5.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.47 €
(3.01 £)
3.40 €
(2.95 £)
     -1.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.73 €
(4.97 £)
4.67 €
(4.06 £)
     -18.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.06 €
(0.92 £)
1.20 €
(1.04 £)
     +12.76 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 €
(0.62 £)
0.60 €
(0.52 £)
     -15.75 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 €
(0.91 £)
1.08 €
(0.94 £)
     +2.54 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 €
(0.98 £)
1.22 €
(1.06 £)
     +8.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 €
(0.50 £)
0.61 €
(0.53 £)
     +4.88 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(0.52 £)
0.59 €
(0.51 £)
     -1.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.99 €
(0.86 £)
0.94 €
(0.82 £)
     -4.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.59 €
(0.51 £)
1.09 €
(0.95 £)
     +86.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.34 £)
9.21 €
(8.00 £)
     +84.23 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(0.74 £)
1.79 €
(1.55 £)
     +110.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.21 €
(1.05 £)
2.43 €
(2.11 £)
     +100.80 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(5.56 £)
12.67 €
(11.00 £)
     +97.90 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.43 £)
2.88 €
(2.50 £)
     +2.80 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(70.35 £)
172.71 €
(150.00 £)
     +113.22 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(3.39 £)
5.76 €
(5.00 £)
     +47.62 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(2.80 £)
5.56 €
(4.83 £)
     +72.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(26.06 £)
46.06 €
(40.00 £)
     +53.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.38 €
(4.67 £)
5.64 €
(4.90 £)
     +4.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
(16,501.54 £)
22,135.81 €
(19,225.00 £)
     +16.50 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,883.33 €
(16,400.22 £)
23,943.23 €
(20,794.75 £)
     +26.80 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.10 €
(212.00 £)
182.24 €
(158.27 £)
     -25.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.08 £)
0.15 €
(0.13 £)
     +60.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.60 €
(27.44 £)
37.24 €
(32.34 £)
     +17.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.57 €
(22.20 £)
51.03 €
(44.32 £)
     +99.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.67 €
(15.34 £)
12.67 €
(11.00 £)
     -28.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(9.55 £)
14.39 €
(12.50 £)
     +30.84 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 194.59 €
(169.00 £)
1,432.11 €
(1,243.79 £)
     +635.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,413.78 €
(9,044.39 £)
19,454.27 €
(16,896.08 £)
     +86.81 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.69 €
(66.61 £)
76.19 €
(66.17 £)
     -0.65 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.10 €
(27.01 £)
35.67 €
(30.98 £)
     +14.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.19 €
(74.85 £)
79.11 €
(68.70 £)
     -8.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.70 €
(92.67 £)
93.14 €
(80.89 £)
     -12.71 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 859.67 €
(746.63 £)
2,000.90 €
(1,737.78 £)
     +132.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 659.59 €
(572.86 £)
1,421.04 €
(1,234.18 £)
     +115.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,609.56 €
(1,397.91 £)
3,704.65 €
(3,217.50 £)
     +130.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,125.59 €
(977.58 £)
2,295.64 €
(1,993.77 £)
     +103.95 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 498.38 €
(432.84 £)
1,419.52 €
(1,232.86 £)
     +184.83 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 340.74 €
(295.93 £)
769.94 €
(668.70 £)
     +125.96 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,131.83 €
(1,851.50 £)
2,337.74 €
(2,030.33 £)
     +9.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.93 3.25      +68.82 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:539743
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR