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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 49.31% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 58.52% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Berlin are 85.47% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 49.37% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 54.18% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 83.27% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,800.00 Ft
(5.59 €)
2,574.10 Ft
(8.00 €)
     +43.01 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(31.08 €)
12,870.48 Ft
(40.00 €)
     +28.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.66 €)
2,252.33 Ft
(7.00 €)
     +50.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 482.75 Ft
(1.50 €)
1,126.17 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +133.28 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 Ft
(1.55 €)
965.29 Ft
(3.00 €)
     +93.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 433.57 Ft
(1.35 €)
871.02 Ft
(2.71 €)
     +100.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 294.39 Ft
(0.91 €)
661.89 Ft
(2.06 €)
     +124.83 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 211.36 Ft
(0.66 €)
509.46 Ft
(1.58 €)
     +141.03 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 886.95 Ft
(2.76 €)
1,025.34 Ft
(3.19 €)
     +15.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 199.34 Ft
(0.62 €)
387.97 Ft
(1.21 €)
     +94.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 154.78 Ft
(0.48 €)
262.05 Ft
(0.81 €)
     +69.31 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 568.83 Ft
(1.77 €)
615.97 Ft
(1.91 €)
     +8.29 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 842.75 Ft
(2.62 €)
1,300.11 Ft
(4.04 €)
     +54.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 647.80 Ft
(2.01 €)
1,152.61 Ft
(3.58 €)
     +77.93 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,241.08 Ft
(3.86 €)
1,759.80 Ft
(5.47 €)
     +41.80 %
Apples (1 lb) 164.71 Ft
(0.51 €)
351.21 Ft
(1.09 €)
     +113.23 %
Banana (1 lb) 195.18 Ft
(0.61 €)
226.41 Ft
(0.70 €)
     +16.00 %
Oranges (1 lb) 180.35 Ft
(0.56 €)
338.56 Ft
(1.05 €)
     +87.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 246.15 Ft
(0.77 €)
356.81 Ft
(1.11 €)
     +44.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 101.99 Ft
(0.32 €)
180.76 Ft
(0.56 €)
     +77.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 97.67 Ft
(0.30 €)
180.49 Ft
(0.56 €)
     +84.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 248.76 Ft
(0.77 €)
321.90 Ft
(1.00 €)
     +29.40 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 111.29 Ft
(0.35 €)
151.76 Ft
(0.47 €)
     +36.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.66 €)
1,608.81 Ft
(5.00 €)
     +7.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 241.17 Ft
(0.75 €)
261.52 Ft
(0.81 €)
     +8.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 337.06 Ft
(1.05 €)
368.10 Ft
(1.14 €)
     +9.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,200.00 Ft
(3.73 €)
2,027.10 Ft
(6.30 €)
     +68.93 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.09 €)
900.93 Ft
(2.80 €)
     +157.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(29.52 €)
26,062.72 Ft
(81.00 €)
     +174.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(2.18 €)
1,254.87 Ft
(3.90 €)
     +79.27 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(1.50 €)
1,035.65 Ft
(3.22 €)
     +114.51 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(13.99 €)
9,652.86 Ft
(30.00 €)
     +114.51 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,521.92 Ft
(4.73 €)
1,701.31 Ft
(5.29 €)
     +11.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,537,430.00 Ft
(17,209.71 €)
6,274,357.44 Ft
(19,500.00 €)
     +13.31 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,552,798.08 Ft
(17,257.47 €)
6,097,030.87 Ft
(18,948.89 €)
     +9.80 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 50,262.02 Ft
(156.21 €)
81,045.84 Ft
(251.88 €)
     +61.25 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 29.39 Ft
(0.09 €)
29.85 Ft
(0.09 €)
     +1.56 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,215.55 Ft
(13.10 €)
10,247.99 Ft
(31.85 €)
     +143.10 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,873.03 Ft
(36.90 €)
8,117.36 Ft
(25.23 €)
     -31.63 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,828.33 Ft
(11.90 €)
5,490.06 Ft
(17.06 €)
     +43.41 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(5.59 €)
3,539.38 Ft
(11.00 €)
     +96.63 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 89,016.95 Ft
(276.65 €)
59,485.73 Ft
(184.88 €)
     -33.17 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,090,270.27 Ft
(6,496.33 €)
3,576,544.62 Ft
(11,115.50 €)
     +71.10 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,663.99 Ft
(61.11 €)
24,351.48 Ft
(75.68 €)
     +23.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,996.97 Ft
(27.96 €)
10,069.03 Ft
(31.29 €)
     +11.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 23,456.36 Ft
(72.90 €)
27,854.68 Ft
(86.57 €)
     +18.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 27,569.44 Ft
(85.68 €)
33,444.68 Ft
(103.94 €)
     +21.31 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 147,461.54 Ft
(458.29 €)
271,890.85 Ft
(845.01 €)
     +84.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 107,436.97 Ft
(333.90 €)
202,571.82 Ft
(629.57 €)
     +88.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 275,973.15 Ft
(857.69 €)
507,158.07 Ft
(1,576.19 €)
     +83.77 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 186,084.34 Ft
(578.33 €)
347,854.80 Ft
(1,081.09 €)
     +86.93 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 80,367.85 Ft
(249.77 €)
157,682.47 Ft
(490.06 €)
     +96.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 45,485.80 Ft
(141.36 €)
107,037.83 Ft
(332.66 €)
     +135.32 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 229,432.23 Ft
(713.05 €)
666,530.67 Ft
(2,071.50 €)
     +190.51 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.27 1.89      -64.12 %
Last update: November 2018November 2018
Contributors:748509
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF