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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 52.25% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 61.33% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Berlin are 85.91% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 47.89% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 53.31% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 77.42% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,000.00 Ft
(6.00 €)
2,668.36 Ft
(8.00 €)
     +33.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(29.98 €)
13,341.81 Ft
(40.00 €)
     +33.42 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.50 €)
2,334.82 Ft
(7.00 €)
     +55.65 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 Ft
(1.50 €)
1,167.41 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +133.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 Ft
(1.80 €)
1,167.41 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +94.57 %
Cappuccino (regular) 472.78 Ft
(1.42 €)
903.02 Ft
(2.71 €)
     +91.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 321.78 Ft
(0.96 €)
679.49 Ft
(2.04 €)
     +111.16 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 255.35 Ft
(0.77 €)
555.06 Ft
(1.66 €)
     +117.37 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 903.76 Ft
(2.71 €)
987.68 Ft
(2.96 €)
     +9.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 222.12 Ft
(0.67 €)
397.18 Ft
(1.19 €)
     +78.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 156.73 Ft
(0.47 €)
258.99 Ft
(0.78 €)
     +65.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 498.80 Ft
(1.50 €)
645.46 Ft
(1.94 €)
     +29.40 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 847.99 Ft
(2.54 €)
1,307.70 Ft
(3.92 €)
     +54.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 667.58 Ft
(2.00 €)
1,115.41 Ft
(3.34 €)
     +67.08 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,181.46 Ft
(3.54 €)
1,758.35 Ft
(5.27 €)
     +48.83 %
Apples (1 lb) 150.12 Ft
(0.45 €)
315.17 Ft
(0.94 €)
     +109.95 %
Banana (1 lb) 191.79 Ft
(0.58 €)
220.19 Ft
(0.66 €)
     +14.81 %
Oranges (1 lb) 173.44 Ft
(0.52 €)
325.16 Ft
(0.97 €)
     +87.48 %
Tomato (1 lb) 265.51 Ft
(0.80 €)
348.21 Ft
(1.04 €)
     +31.14 %
Potato (1 lb) 119.16 Ft
(0.36 €)
197.86 Ft
(0.59 €)
     +66.05 %
Onion (1 lb) 126.16 Ft
(0.38 €)
212.47 Ft
(0.64 €)
     +68.42 %
Lettuce (1 head) 300.00 Ft
(0.90 €)
349.38 Ft
(1.05 €)
     +16.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 117.87 Ft
(0.35 €)
172.95 Ft
(0.52 €)
     +46.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,425.00 Ft
(4.27 €)
1,667.73 Ft
(5.00 €)
     +17.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 256.00 Ft
(0.77 €)
279.18 Ft
(0.84 €)
     +9.05 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 369.73 Ft
(1.11 €)
416.42 Ft
(1.25 €)
     +12.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,280.00 Ft
(3.84 €)
2,134.69 Ft
(6.40 €)
     +66.77 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.05 €)
933.93 Ft
(2.80 €)
     +166.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(28.48 €)
27,017.16 Ft
(81.00 €)
     +184.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(2.10 €)
1,300.83 Ft
(3.90 €)
     +85.83 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(1.45 €)
1,073.58 Ft
(3.22 €)
     +122.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(13.49 €)
10,006.36 Ft
(30.00 €)
     +122.36 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,492.60 Ft
(4.47 €)
1,823.98 Ft
(5.47 €)
     +22.20 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,650,000.00 Ft
(16,939.23 €)
6,510,802.80 Ft
(19,520.00 €)
     +15.24 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,972,666.67 Ft
(17,906.62 €)
6,783,703.44 Ft
(20,338.18 €)
     +13.58 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 47,736.24 Ft
(143.12 €)
82,767.24 Ft
(248.14 €)
     +73.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 26.39 Ft
(0.08 €)
31.87 Ft
(0.10 €)
     +20.80 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,097.79 Ft
(12.29 €)
10,260.64 Ft
(30.76 €)
     +150.39 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 12,200.73 Ft
(36.58 €)
9,041.57 Ft
(27.11 €)
     -25.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,804.76 Ft
(11.41 €)
6,197.40 Ft
(18.58 €)
     +62.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,825.00 Ft
(5.47 €)
3,335.45 Ft
(10.00 €)
     +82.76 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 88,726.12 Ft
(266.01 €)
65,355.24 Ft
(195.94 €)
     -26.34 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,968,294.35 Ft
(5,901.13 €)
2,397,872.35 Ft
(7,189.05 €)
     +21.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,062.04 Ft
(57.15 €)
26,043.43 Ft
(78.08 €)
     +36.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,869.21 Ft
(26.59 €)
10,398.31 Ft
(31.18 €)
     +17.24 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 21,765.35 Ft
(65.25 €)
27,112.04 Ft
(81.28 €)
     +24.57 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 26,223.10 Ft
(78.62 €)
34,156.45 Ft
(102.40 €)
     +30.25 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 158,496.22 Ft
(475.19 €)
288,628.99 Ft
(865.34 €)
     +82.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 118,178.64 Ft
(354.31 €)
213,253.22 Ft
(639.35 €)
     +80.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 299,619.31 Ft
(898.29 €)
554,972.44 Ft
(1,663.86 €)
     +85.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 202,111.28 Ft
(605.95 €)
389,063.59 Ft
(1,166.45 €)
     +92.50 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 87,876.84 Ft
(263.46 €)
182,787.22 Ft
(548.01 €)
     +108.00 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 55,801.54 Ft
(167.30 €)
118,432.72 Ft
(355.07 €)
     +112.24 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 256,737.85 Ft
(769.72 €)
734,837.79 Ft
(2,203.11 €)
     +186.22 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.79 1.84      -61.63 %
Last update: September 2019September 2019
Contributors:646591
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF