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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 50.40% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 61.36% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Berlin are 94.75% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 59.75% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 51.13% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 96.08% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,700.00 Ft
(5.26 €)
2,587.97 Ft
(8.00 €)
     +52.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 9,000.00 Ft
(27.82 €)
12,939.86 Ft
(40.00 €)
     +43.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.64 €)
2,264.48 Ft
(7.00 €)
     +50.97 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 467.62 Ft
(1.45 €)
1,132.24 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +142.13 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 Ft
(1.55 €)
970.49 Ft
(3.00 €)
     +94.10 %
Cappuccino (regular) 422.50 Ft
(1.31 €)
871.30 Ft
(2.69 €)
     +106.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 286.50 Ft
(0.89 €)
638.50 Ft
(1.97 €)
     +122.86 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 206.26 Ft
(0.64 €)
505.46 Ft
(1.56 €)
     +145.06 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 881.59 Ft
(2.73 €)
990.46 Ft
(3.06 €)
     +12.35 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 192.85 Ft
(0.60 €)
360.21 Ft
(1.11 €)
     +86.78 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 151.51 Ft
(0.47 €)
255.10 Ft
(0.79 €)
     +68.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 560.32 Ft
(1.73 €)
565.51 Ft
(1.75 €)
     +0.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 839.63 Ft
(2.60 €)
1,264.32 Ft
(3.91 €)
     +50.58 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 624.49 Ft
(1.93 €)
1,022.18 Ft
(3.16 €)
     +63.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,203.86 Ft
(3.72 €)
1,729.93 Ft
(5.35 €)
     +43.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 163.52 Ft
(0.51 €)
331.87 Ft
(1.03 €)
     +102.96 %
Banana (1 lb) 194.63 Ft
(0.60 €)
225.92 Ft
(0.70 €)
     +16.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 179.61 Ft
(0.56 €)
329.80 Ft
(1.02 €)
     +83.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 248.24 Ft
(0.77 €)
366.87 Ft
(1.13 €)
     +47.79 %
Potato (1 lb) 96.96 Ft
(0.30 €)
180.48 Ft
(0.56 €)
     +86.14 %
Onion (1 lb) 94.84 Ft
(0.29 €)
174.37 Ft
(0.54 €)
     +83.86 %
Lettuce (1 head) 244.06 Ft
(0.75 €)
312.34 Ft
(0.97 €)
     +27.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 107.57 Ft
(0.33 €)
127.78 Ft
(0.39 €)
     +18.79 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.64 €)
1,617.48 Ft
(5.00 €)
     +7.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 234.18 Ft
(0.72 €)
249.53 Ft
(0.77 €)
     +6.56 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 333.38 Ft
(1.03 €)
364.47 Ft
(1.13 €)
     +9.33 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,200.00 Ft
(3.71 €)
2,038.03 Ft
(6.30 €)
     +69.84 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.08 €)
905.79 Ft
(2.80 €)
     +158.80 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(29.37 €)
26,203.21 Ft
(81.00 €)
     +175.82 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 450.00 Ft
(1.39 €)
1,261.64 Ft
(3.90 €)
     +180.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 450.62 Ft
(1.39 €)
1,041.23 Ft
(3.22 €)
     +131.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,200.00 Ft
(12.98 €)
9,704.89 Ft
(30.00 €)
     +131.07 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,432.84 Ft
(4.43 €)
1,669.09 Ft
(5.16 €)
     +16.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,537,430.00 Ft
(17,117.44 €)
6,146,432.64 Ft
(19,000.00 €)
     +11.00 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,565,510.14 Ft
(17,204.24 €)
6,078,700.57 Ft
(18,790.62 €)
     +9.22 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 49,821.75 Ft
(154.01 €)
77,902.72 Ft
(240.81 €)
     +56.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 29.55 Ft
(0.09 €)
29.23 Ft
(0.09 €)
     -1.06 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,370.73 Ft
(13.51 €)
10,055.54 Ft
(31.08 €)
     +130.07 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,657.48 Ft
(36.04 €)
7,982.85 Ft
(24.68 €)
     -31.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,746.48 Ft
(11.58 €)
5,456.31 Ft
(16.87 €)
     +45.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(5.56 €)
3,720.21 Ft
(11.50 €)
     +106.68 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 88,344.83 Ft
(273.09 €)
64,121.62 Ft
(198.21 €)
     -27.42 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,484,705.88 Ft
(7,680.78 €)
3,531,657.01 Ft
(10,917.14 €)
     +42.14 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,566.08 Ft
(60.48 €)
24,527.81 Ft
(75.82 €)
     +25.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,747.68 Ft
(27.04 €)
10,336.68 Ft
(31.95 €)
     +18.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 23,587.39 Ft
(72.91 €)
27,830.80 Ft
(86.03 €)
     +17.99 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 26,779.67 Ft
(82.78 €)
33,675.98 Ft
(104.10 €)
     +25.75 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 139,623.26 Ft
(431.61 €)
264,771.37 Ft
(818.47 €)
     +89.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 102,926.00 Ft
(318.17 €)
190,884.72 Ft
(590.07 €)
     +85.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 254,775.46 Ft
(787.57 €)
504,322.68 Ft
(1,558.97 €)
     +97.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 175,224.49 Ft
(541.66 €)
349,780.54 Ft
(1,081.25 €)
     +99.62 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 73,214.67 Ft
(226.32 €)
157,123.74 Ft
(485.70 €)
     +114.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,013.43 Ft
(129.87 €)
106,458.94 Ft
(329.09 €)
     +153.39 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 215,774.17 Ft
(667.01 €)
682,718.17 Ft
(2,110.43 €)
     +216.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.99 1.93      -61.33 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:918515
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF