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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 46.77% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 57.03% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Berlin are 86.36% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 48.20% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 47.38% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 85.71% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,800.00 Ft
(5.68 €)
2,533.98 Ft
(8.00 €)
     +40.78 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(31.57 €)
12,669.90 Ft
(40.00 €)
     +26.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.74 €)
2,217.23 Ft
(7.00 €)
     +47.82 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 487.13 Ft
(1.54 €)
1,108.62 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +127.58 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 Ft
(1.58 €)
1,108.62 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +121.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 440.18 Ft
(1.39 €)
863.14 Ft
(2.73 €)
     +96.09 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 306.40 Ft
(0.97 €)
678.13 Ft
(2.14 €)
     +121.32 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 218.55 Ft
(0.69 €)
544.78 Ft
(1.72 €)
     +149.27 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 891.44 Ft
(2.81 €)
979.28 Ft
(3.09 €)
     +9.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 206.58 Ft
(0.65 €)
401.08 Ft
(1.27 €)
     +94.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 156.69 Ft
(0.49 €)
261.63 Ft
(0.83 €)
     +66.97 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 528.75 Ft
(1.67 €)
619.47 Ft
(1.96 €)
     +17.16 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 804.91 Ft
(2.54 €)
1,141.46 Ft
(3.60 €)
     +41.81 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 666.86 Ft
(2.11 €)
1,099.30 Ft
(3.47 €)
     +64.85 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,227.14 Ft
(3.87 €)
1,671.69 Ft
(5.28 €)
     +36.23 %
Apples (1 lb) 151.73 Ft
(0.48 €)
327.58 Ft
(1.03 €)
     +115.90 %
Banana (1 lb) 192.47 Ft
(0.61 €)
214.51 Ft
(0.68 €)
     +11.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 174.54 Ft
(0.55 €)
298.41 Ft
(0.94 €)
     +70.97 %
Tomato (1 lb) 253.53 Ft
(0.80 €)
339.62 Ft
(1.07 €)
     +33.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 109.18 Ft
(0.34 €)
169.39 Ft
(0.53 €)
     +55.14 %
Onion (1 lb) 108.72 Ft
(0.34 €)
183.63 Ft
(0.58 €)
     +68.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 268.75 Ft
(0.85 €)
320.68 Ft
(1.01 €)
     +19.32 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 116.44 Ft
(0.37 €)
165.80 Ft
(0.52 €)
     +42.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.74 €)
1,583.74 Ft
(5.00 €)
     +5.58 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 242.59 Ft
(0.77 €)
264.68 Ft
(0.84 €)
     +9.10 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 342.36 Ft
(1.08 €)
385.38 Ft
(1.22 €)
     +12.57 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,250.00 Ft
(3.95 €)
2,027.18 Ft
(6.40 €)
     +62.17 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.10 €)
886.89 Ft
(2.80 €)
     +153.40 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(29.99 €)
25,656.54 Ft
(81.00 €)
     +170.07 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(2.21 €)
1,235.31 Ft
(3.90 €)
     +76.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(1.52 €)
1,019.51 Ft
(3.22 €)
     +111.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(14.21 €)
9,502.42 Ft
(30.00 €)
     +111.16 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,473.68 Ft
(4.65 €)
1,705.79 Ft
(5.39 €)
     +15.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,540,000.00 Ft
(17,490.28 €)
6,113,225.35 Ft
(19,300.00 €)
     +10.35 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,712,288.14 Ft
(18,034.21 €)
6,185,021.44 Ft
(19,526.67 €)
     +8.28 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 48,054.72 Ft
(151.71 €)
77,926.39 Ft
(246.02 €)
     +62.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 26.28 Ft
(0.08 €)
29.46 Ft
(0.09 €)
     +12.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,058.45 Ft
(12.81 €)
9,869.76 Ft
(31.16 €)
     +143.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,788.02 Ft
(37.22 €)
8,086.38 Ft
(25.53 €)
     -31.40 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,618.33 Ft
(11.42 €)
5,642.06 Ft
(17.81 €)
     +55.93 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(5.68 €)
3,484.22 Ft
(11.00 €)
     +93.57 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 87,605.82 Ft
(276.58 €)
63,490.26 Ft
(200.44 €)
     -27.53 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,906,285.71 Ft
(6,018.31 €)
2,416,122.85 Ft
(7,627.92 €)
     +26.75 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,742.41 Ft
(62.33 €)
24,811.63 Ft
(78.33 €)
     +25.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 9,153.41 Ft
(28.90 €)
9,720.63 Ft
(30.69 €)
     +6.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 23,693.95 Ft
(74.80 €)
27,415.71 Ft
(86.55 €)
     +15.71 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 27,030.30 Ft
(85.34 €)
33,224.78 Ft
(104.89 €)
     +22.92 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 152,043.76 Ft
(480.02 €)
274,325.37 Ft
(866.07 €)
     +80.43 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 111,478.24 Ft
(351.95 €)
206,356.49 Ft
(651.49 €)
     +85.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 275,852.77 Ft
(870.89 €)
512,075.01 Ft
(1,616.67 €)
     +85.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 188,185.82 Ft
(594.12 €)
362,147.89 Ft
(1,143.33 €)
     +92.44 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 82,693.46 Ft
(261.07 €)
161,221.85 Ft
(508.99 €)
     +94.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 49,768.29 Ft
(157.12 €)
109,702.19 Ft
(346.34 €)
     +120.43 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 236,825.95 Ft
(747.68 €)
690,619.26 Ft
(2,180.35 €)
     +191.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.29 1.90      -64.10 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:736558
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF