Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Singapore 

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Consumer Prices in Singapore are 86.64% higher than in Budapest (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Singapore are 140.14% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Singapore are 312.26% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 59.28% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Singapore are 99.01% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Singapore is 75.18% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,250.00 Ft
(9.68 S$)
3,022.90 Ft
(13.00 S$)
     +34.35 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 13,000.00 Ft
(55.91 S$)
18,602.48 Ft
(80.00 S$)
     +43.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,750.00 Ft
(7.53 S$)
1,860.25 Ft
(8.00 S$)
     +6.30 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 600.00 Ft
(2.58 S$)
2,325.31 Ft
(10.00 S$)
     +287.55 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 600.00 Ft
(2.58 S$)
2,790.37 Ft
(12.00 S$)
     +365.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 519.22 Ft
(2.23 S$)
1,321.44 Ft
(5.68 S$)
     +154.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 348.49 Ft
(1.50 S$)
427.48 Ft
(1.84 S$)
     +22.67 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 279.03 Ft
(1.20 S$)
344.68 Ft
(1.48 S$)
     +23.53 %
Markets
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 995.48 Ft
(4.28 S$)
3,124.80 Ft
(13.44 S$)
     +213.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 258.22 Ft
(1.11 S$)
508.84 Ft
(2.19 S$)
     +97.05 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 211.02 Ft
(0.91 S$)
314.80 Ft
(1.35 S$)
     +49.18 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 589.74 Ft
(2.54 S$)
761.52 Ft
(3.27 S$)
     +29.13 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,089.44 Ft
(4.69 S$)
2,733.76 Ft
(11.76 S$)
     +150.93 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 737.81 Ft
(3.17 S$)
1,145.88 Ft
(4.93 S$)
     +55.31 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,298.10 Ft
(5.58 S$)
2,565.07 Ft
(11.03 S$)
     +97.60 %
Apples (1 lb) 226.18 Ft
(0.97 S$)
487.90 Ft
(2.10 S$)
     +115.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 209.61 Ft
(0.90 S$)
287.64 Ft
(1.24 S$)
     +37.23 %
Oranges (1 lb) 241.95 Ft
(1.04 S$)
472.00 Ft
(2.03 S$)
     +95.08 %
Tomato (1 lb) 311.11 Ft
(1.34 S$)
292.88 Ft
(1.26 S$)
     -5.86 %
Potato (1 lb) 139.44 Ft
(0.60 S$)
261.26 Ft
(1.12 S$)
     +87.36 %
Onion (1 lb) 137.03 Ft
(0.59 S$)
275.14 Ft
(1.18 S$)
     +100.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 338.43 Ft
(1.46 S$)
504.05 Ft
(2.17 S$)
     +48.93 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 120.81 Ft
(0.52 S$)
372.31 Ft
(1.60 S$)
     +208.19 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 Ft
(6.45 S$)
6,975.93 Ft
(30.00 S$)
     +365.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 282.62 Ft
(1.22 S$)
1,240.88 Ft
(5.34 S$)
     +339.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 388.63 Ft
(1.67 S$)
1,384.36 Ft
(5.95 S$)
     +256.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,700.00 Ft
(7.31 S$)
3,255.43 Ft
(14.00 S$)
     +91.50 %
Transportation
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(1.51 S$)
426.41 Ft
(1.83 S$)
     +21.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(40.85 S$)
27,903.71 Ft
(120.00 S$)
     +193.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(3.01 S$)
817.46 Ft
(3.52 S$)
     +16.78 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(2.08 S$)
355.51 Ft
(1.53 S$)
     -26.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(19.35 S$)
4,185.56 Ft
(18.00 S$)
     -6.99 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,671.21 Ft
(7.19 S$)
1,993.96 Ft
(8.58 S$)
     +19.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,500,000.00 Ft
(32,253.77 S$)
28,136,245.07 Ft
(121,000.00 S$)
     +275.15 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,291,182.23 Ft
(31,355.75 S$)
25,287,647.91 Ft
(108,749.60 S$)
     +246.83 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 49,312.71 Ft
(212.07 S$)
36,984.62 Ft
(159.05 S$)
     -25.00 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 30.10 Ft
(0.13 S$)
51.97 Ft
(0.22 S$)
     +72.67 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,437.34 Ft
(19.08 S$)
10,473.61 Ft
(45.04 S$)
     +136.03 %
Sports And Leisure
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 13,028.33 Ft
(56.03 S$)
33,019.40 Ft
(142.00 S$)
     +153.44 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,716.84 Ft
(15.98 S$)
3,076.38 Ft
(13.23 S$)
     -17.23 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,950.00 Ft
(8.39 S$)
3,197.30 Ft
(13.75 S$)
     +63.96 %
Childcare
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 111,807.69 Ft
(480.83 S$)
320,184.05 Ft
(1,376.95 S$)
     +186.37 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,797,962.51 Ft
(12,032.65 S$)
6,914,889.16 Ft
(29,737.50 S$)
     +147.14 %
Clothing And Shoes
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 23,419.75 Ft
(100.72 S$)
20,356.37 Ft
(87.54 S$)
     -13.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 10,080.89 Ft
(43.35 S$)
11,787.24 Ft
(50.69 S$)
     +16.93 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 24,396.01 Ft
(104.92 S$)
29,812.70 Ft
(128.21 S$)
     +22.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 28,696.25 Ft
(123.41 S$)
31,403.92 Ft
(135.05 S$)
     +9.44 %
Rent Per Month
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 150,126.98 Ft
(645.62 S$)
666,830.95 Ft
(2,867.71 S$)
     +344.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 114,496.97 Ft
(492.39 S$)
451,384.95 Ft
(1,941.18 S$)
     +294.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 283,039.22 Ft
(1,217.21 S$)
1,271,397.17 Ft
(5,467.65 S$)
     +349.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 209,370.00 Ft
(900.40 S$)
734,378.49 Ft
(3,158.20 S$)
     +250.76 %
Buy Apartment Price
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 100,309.13 Ft
(431.38 S$)
559,792.80 Ft
(2,407.39 S$)
     +458.07 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 67,072.12 Ft
(288.44 S$)
286,579.49 Ft
(1,232.44 S$)
     +327.27 %
Salaries And Financing
Budapest Edit Singapore Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 304,426.44 Ft
(1,309.19 S$)
1,280,697.35 Ft
(5,507.64 S$)
     +320.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.51 2.04      -54.86 %
Last update: October 2021October 2021
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