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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 49.76% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 59.96% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Berlin are 89.73% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 50.12% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 53.73% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 81.27% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,800.00 Ft
(5.57 €)
2,587.45 Ft
(8.00 €)
     +43.75 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(30.92 €)
12,937.24 Ft
(40.00 €)
     +29.37 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.64 €)
2,264.02 Ft
(7.00 €)
     +50.93 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 485.15 Ft
(1.50 €)
1,132.01 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +133.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 Ft
(1.55 €)
970.29 Ft
(3.00 €)
     +94.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 436.11 Ft
(1.35 €)
873.26 Ft
(2.70 €)
     +100.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 299.05 Ft
(0.92 €)
677.29 Ft
(2.09 €)
     +126.48 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 214.15 Ft
(0.66 €)
531.35 Ft
(1.64 €)
     +148.12 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 885.38 Ft
(2.74 €)
1,033.79 Ft
(3.20 €)
     +16.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 204.61 Ft
(0.63 €)
401.76 Ft
(1.24 €)
     +96.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 160.85 Ft
(0.50 €)
264.74 Ft
(0.82 €)
     +64.59 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 559.75 Ft
(1.73 €)
627.10 Ft
(1.94 €)
     +12.03 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 850.30 Ft
(2.63 €)
1,265.07 Ft
(3.91 €)
     +48.78 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 651.54 Ft
(2.01 €)
1,173.19 Ft
(3.63 €)
     +80.06 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,271.95 Ft
(3.93 €)
1,768.92 Ft
(5.47 €)
     +39.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 160.55 Ft
(0.50 €)
349.16 Ft
(1.08 €)
     +117.47 %
Banana (1 lb) 196.47 Ft
(0.61 €)
222.48 Ft
(0.69 €)
     +13.24 %
Oranges (1 lb) 181.02 Ft
(0.56 €)
338.08 Ft
(1.05 €)
     +86.76 %
Tomato (1 lb) 248.67 Ft
(0.77 €)
363.46 Ft
(1.12 €)
     +46.16 %
Potato (1 lb) 101.30 Ft
(0.31 €)
183.52 Ft
(0.57 €)
     +81.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 100.14 Ft
(0.31 €)
186.32 Ft
(0.58 €)
     +86.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 250.88 Ft
(0.78 €)
323.57 Ft
(1.00 €)
     +28.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 112.17 Ft
(0.35 €)
149.04 Ft
(0.46 €)
     +32.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.64 €)
1,617.15 Ft
(5.00 €)
     +7.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 240.20 Ft
(0.74 €)
263.77 Ft
(0.82 €)
     +9.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 339.82 Ft
(1.05 €)
378.09 Ft
(1.17 €)
     +11.26 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,210.00 Ft
(3.74 €)
2,069.96 Ft
(6.40 €)
     +71.07 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.08 €)
905.61 Ft
(2.80 €)
     +158.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(29.37 €)
26,197.90 Ft
(81.00 €)
     +175.77 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(2.16 €)
1,261.38 Ft
(3.90 €)
     +80.20 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(1.49 €)
1,041.02 Ft
(3.22 €)
     +115.62 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(13.91 €)
9,702.93 Ft
(30.00 €)
     +115.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,518.99 Ft
(4.70 €)
1,723.07 Ft
(5.33 €)
     +13.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,600,000.00 Ft
(17,314.36 €)
6,145,186.98 Ft
(19,000.00 €)
     +9.74 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,591,504.98 Ft
(17,288.10 €)
6,107,453.37 Ft
(18,883.33 €)
     +9.23 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 49,546.70 Ft
(153.19 €)
81,381.55 Ft
(251.62 €)
     +64.25 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 28.95 Ft
(0.09 €)
29.89 Ft
(0.09 €)
     +3.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,139.52 Ft
(12.80 €)
10,227.47 Ft
(31.62 €)
     +147.07 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,718.83 Ft
(36.23 €)
8,155.70 Ft
(25.22 €)
     -30.41 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,825.42 Ft
(11.83 €)
5,670.82 Ft
(17.53 €)
     +48.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(5.57 €)
3,557.74 Ft
(11.00 €)
     +97.65 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 90,535.71 Ft
(279.92 €)
59,794.29 Ft
(184.88 €)
     -33.96 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,152,500.00 Ft
(6,655.21 €)
3,595,096.10 Ft
(11,115.50 €)
     +67.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,188.80 Ft
(59.33 €)
24,288.36 Ft
(75.10 €)
     +26.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 9,208.50 Ft
(28.47 €)
9,977.78 Ft
(30.85 €)
     +8.35 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 23,807.48 Ft
(73.61 €)
27,976.77 Ft
(86.50 €)
     +17.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 27,190.72 Ft
(84.07 €)
33,579.74 Ft
(103.82 €)
     +23.50 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 148,310.49 Ft
(458.55 €)
281,021.47 Ft
(868.88 €)
     +89.48 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 108,497.30 Ft
(335.46 €)
208,269.83 Ft
(643.94 €)
     +91.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 276,249.00 Ft
(854.12 €)
523,650.02 Ft
(1,619.05 €)
     +89.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 187,922.08 Ft
(581.03 €)
354,965.41 Ft
(1,097.50 €)
     +88.89 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 81,264.05 Ft
(251.26 €)
158,476.14 Ft
(489.98 €)
     +95.01 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 46,668.57 Ft
(144.29 €)
108,170.87 Ft
(334.45 €)
     +131.79 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 233,672.29 Ft
(722.48 €)
677,562.35 Ft
(2,094.92 €)
     +189.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.36 1.93      -64.06 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
Contributors:715506
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF