Cost of Living Comparison Between Athens and Munich 

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Consumer Prices in Munich are 25.76% higher than in Athens (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Munich are 53.93% higher than in Athens
Rent Prices in Munich are 163.27% higher than in Athens
Restaurant Prices in Munich are 23.53% higher than in Athens
Groceries Prices in Munich are 37.76% higher than in Athens
Local Purchasing Power in Munich is 133.39% higher than in Athens
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Restaurants
Athens Edit Munich Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 15.50 €      +29.17 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 € 60.00 €      +20.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 € 9.00 €      +28.57 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.25 € 4.00 €      -5.88 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 € 4.00 €      -20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.11 € 3.36 €      +8.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.88 € 3.10 €      +65.28 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.50 € 2.76 €      +452.26 %
Markets
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.40 € 4.23 €      -21.69 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.95 € 1.65 €      +73.54 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.06 € 1.04 €      -1.89 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.28 € 3.09 €      -5.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.48 € 5.80 €      +29.50 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.87 € 4.39 €      +13.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.81 € 8.63 €      +79.53 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 € 1.30 €      +49.58 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 € 0.80 €      +4.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.47 € 1.10 €      +133.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.87 € 1.23 €      +41.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.47 € 0.95 €      +101.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.42 € 0.54 €      +30.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.89 € 1.49 €      +66.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.82 € 0.76 €      -7.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 7.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.41 € 0.97 €      -31.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 € 1.83 €      -15.39 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.70 € 7.50 €      +59.57 %
Transportation
Athens Edit Munich Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.20 € 3.50 €      +191.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 € 59.10 €      +97.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 € 4.70 €      +34.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.20 € 3.35 €      +179.19 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 12.00 € 30.00 €      +150.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.26 € 8.07 €      -2.30 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 € 24,900.00 €      +18.57 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,513.16 € 22,283.12 €      -1.02 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.13 € 284.87 €      +16.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.41 € 0.09 €      -77.70 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.34 € 35.55 €      +13.43 %
Sports And Leisure
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.29 € 40.46 €      +21.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.56 € 23.92 €      +22.30 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 € 12.00 €      +50.00 %
Childcare
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 472.38 € 636.57 €      +34.76 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,916.67 € 16,155.56 €      +81.18 %
Clothing And Shoes
Athens Edit Munich Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.17 € 87.80 €      +16.81 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.91 € 34.65 €      +5.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.04 € 93.56 €      +15.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 91.07 € 117.00 €      +28.47 %
Rent Per Month
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 494.24 € 1,379.66 €      +179.15 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 432.31 € 1,040.95 €      +140.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 873.53 € 2,523.72 €      +188.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 798.12 € 1,895.81 €      +137.54 %
Buy Apartment Price
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 227.62 € 1,194.17 €      +424.62 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 222.50 € 857.51 €      +285.39 %
Salaries And Financing
Athens Edit Munich Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 880.45 € 3,162.99 €      +259.25 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.03 1.84      -54.45 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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