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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 54.00% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 64.11% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Berlin are 94.50% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 60.16% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 58.89% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 91.03% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,700.00 Ft
(5.26 €)
2,587.33 Ft
(8.00 €)
     +52.20 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 9,000.00 Ft
(27.83 €)
12,936.64 Ft
(40.00 €)
     +43.74 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.64 €)
2,263.91 Ft
(7.00 €)
     +50.93 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 450.00 Ft
(1.39 €)
1,131.96 Ft
(3.50 €)
     +151.55 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 Ft
(1.55 €)
970.25 Ft
(3.00 €)
     +94.05 %
Cappuccino (regular) 423.57 Ft
(1.31 €)
874.25 Ft
(2.70 €)
     +106.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 286.51 Ft
(0.89 €)
612.10 Ft
(1.89 €)
     +113.64 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 205.87 Ft
(0.64 €)
486.81 Ft
(1.51 €)
     +136.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 885.86 Ft
(2.74 €)
1,025.16 Ft
(3.17 €)
     +15.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 191.25 Ft
(0.59 €)
403.06 Ft
(1.25 €)
     +110.75 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 153.13 Ft
(0.47 €)
264.76 Ft
(0.82 €)
     +72.90 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 560.32 Ft
(1.73 €)
616.11 Ft
(1.91 €)
     +9.96 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 861.44 Ft
(2.66 €)
1,332.24 Ft
(4.12 €)
     +54.65 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 631.72 Ft
(1.95 €)
1,165.47 Ft
(3.60 €)
     +84.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,188.54 Ft
(3.67 €)
1,783.94 Ft
(5.52 €)
     +50.10 %
Apples (1 lb) 162.18 Ft
(0.50 €)
359.34 Ft
(1.11 €)
     +121.56 %
Banana (1 lb) 195.13 Ft
(0.60 €)
231.58 Ft
(0.72 €)
     +18.68 %
Oranges (1 lb) 178.88 Ft
(0.55 €)
335.90 Ft
(1.04 €)
     +87.78 %
Tomato (1 lb) 245.75 Ft
(0.76 €)
358.19 Ft
(1.11 €)
     +45.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 96.31 Ft
(0.30 €)
183.55 Ft
(0.57 €)
     +90.58 %
Onion (1 lb) 94.83 Ft
(0.29 €)
179.49 Ft
(0.55 €)
     +89.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 244.24 Ft
(0.76 €)
315.87 Ft
(0.98 €)
     +29.33 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 109.59 Ft
(0.34 €)
148.90 Ft
(0.46 €)
     +35.88 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 Ft
(4.64 €)
1,617.08 Ft
(5.00 €)
     +7.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 236.92 Ft
(0.73 €)
259.13 Ft
(0.80 €)
     +9.38 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 333.38 Ft
(1.03 €)
370.74 Ft
(1.15 €)
     +11.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,200.00 Ft
(3.71 €)
2,037.52 Ft
(6.30 €)
     +69.79 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.08 €)
905.56 Ft
(2.80 €)
     +158.73 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(29.37 €)
26,196.70 Ft
(81.00 €)
     +175.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 450.00 Ft
(1.39 €)
1,261.32 Ft
(3.90 €)
     +180.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 467.57 Ft
(1.45 €)
1,040.98 Ft
(3.22 €)
     +122.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,200.00 Ft
(12.99 €)
9,702.48 Ft
(30.00 €)
     +131.01 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,445.72 Ft
(4.47 €)
1,691.08 Ft
(5.23 €)
     +16.97 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,537,430.00 Ft
(17,121.69 €)
6,258,099.69 Ft
(19,350.00 €)
     +13.01 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,540,099.85 Ft
(17,129.95 €)
6,024,431.63 Ft
(18,627.50 €)
     +8.74 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 49,452.49 Ft
(152.91 €)
78,918.29 Ft
(244.01 €)
     +59.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 29.24 Ft
(0.09 €)
30.00 Ft
(0.09 €)
     +2.59 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,351.50 Ft
(13.45 €)
10,093.96 Ft
(31.21 €)
     +131.96 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,677.20 Ft
(36.11 €)
8,072.33 Ft
(24.96 €)
     -30.87 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,770.27 Ft
(11.66 €)
5,518.29 Ft
(17.06 €)
     +46.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(5.57 €)
3,557.58 Ft
(11.00 €)
     +97.64 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 88,203.39 Ft
(272.72 €)
59,791.53 Ft
(184.88 €)
     -32.21 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,238,857.14 Ft
(6,922.53 €)
3,530,778.73 Ft
(10,917.14 €)
     +57.70 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,803.39 Ft
(61.23 €)
24,563.95 Ft
(75.95 €)
     +24.04 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,984.23 Ft
(27.78 €)
10,462.80 Ft
(32.35 €)
     +16.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 23,659.54 Ft
(73.16 €)
27,962.65 Ft
(86.46 €)
     +18.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 26,894.62 Ft
(83.16 €)
33,768.44 Ft
(104.41 €)
     +25.56 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 141,087.20 Ft
(436.24 €)
268,994.95 Ft
(831.73 €)
     +90.66 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 103,464.59 Ft
(319.91 €)
197,236.31 Ft
(609.85 €)
     +90.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 259,968.92 Ft
(803.82 €)
504,234.95 Ft
(1,559.09 €)
     +93.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 176,960.78 Ft
(547.16 €)
350,367.34 Ft
(1,083.33 €)
     +97.99 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 74,620.59 Ft
(230.73 €)
156,421.71 Ft
(483.65 €)
     +109.62 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,688.95 Ft
(131.99 €)
107,588.08 Ft
(332.66 €)
     +152.03 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 217,069.11 Ft
(671.18 €)
680,543.37 Ft
(2,104.24 €)
     +213.51 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.06 1.90      -62.40 %
Last update: October 2018October 2018
Contributors:960518
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF