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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Reykjavik 

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Consumer Prices in Reykjavik are 123.41% higher than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Reykjavik are 139.75% higher than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Reykjavik are 184.24% higher than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 212.02% higher than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Reykjavik are 142.17% higher than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Reykjavik is 60.58% higher than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,000.00 Ft
(846.70 kr)
5,879.55 Ft
(2,489.10 kr)
     +193.98 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(4,233.48 kr)
33,069.71 Ft
(14,000.00 kr)
     +230.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(635.02 kr)
3,727.43 Ft
(1,578.00 kr)
     +148.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 Ft
(211.67 kr)
2,834.55 Ft
(1,200.00 kr)
     +466.91 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 550.00 Ft
(232.84 kr)
2,362.12 Ft
(1,000.00 kr)
     +329.48 %
Cappuccino (regular) 470.20 Ft
(199.06 kr)
1,326.10 Ft
(561.40 kr)
     +182.03 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 322.26 Ft
(136.43 kr)
756.46 Ft
(320.25 kr)
     +134.74 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 250.68 Ft
(106.13 kr)
609.39 Ft
(257.98 kr)
     +143.09 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 909.64 Ft
(385.09 kr)
1,400.85 Ft
(593.05 kr)
     +54.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 220.30 Ft
(93.26 kr)
829.89 Ft
(351.33 kr)
     +276.71 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 151.41 Ft
(64.10 kr)
280.93 Ft
(118.93 kr)
     +85.54 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 496.42 Ft
(210.16 kr)
1,451.39 Ft
(614.44 kr)
     +192.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 834.97 Ft
(353.48 kr)
1,757.16 Ft
(743.89 kr)
     +110.45 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 672.26 Ft
(284.60 kr)
2,039.86 Ft
(863.57 kr)
     +203.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,181.46 Ft
(500.17 kr)
3,030.29 Ft
(1,282.87 kr)
     +156.49 %
Apples (1 lb) 151.52 Ft
(64.15 kr)
295.54 Ft
(125.12 kr)
     +95.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 192.50 Ft
(81.49 kr)
243.34 Ft
(103.02 kr)
     +26.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 173.90 Ft
(73.62 kr)
304.35 Ft
(128.85 kr)
     +75.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 264.35 Ft
(111.91 kr)
482.62 Ft
(204.32 kr)
     +82.57 %
Potato (1 lb) 117.64 Ft
(49.80 kr)
261.34 Ft
(110.64 kr)
     +122.15 %
Onion (1 lb) 125.69 Ft
(53.21 kr)
216.95 Ft
(91.84 kr)
     +72.61 %
Lettuce (1 head) 294.44 Ft
(124.65 kr)
619.89 Ft
(262.43 kr)
     +110.53 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 118.09 Ft
(49.99 kr)
427.03 Ft
(180.78 kr)
     +261.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,400.00 Ft
(592.69 kr)
5,905.30 Ft
(2,500.00 kr)
     +321.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 257.69 Ft
(109.09 kr)
799.42 Ft
(338.43 kr)
     +210.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 372.16 Ft
(157.55 kr)
763.71 Ft
(323.32 kr)
     +105.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,260.00 Ft
(533.42 kr)
3,283.35 Ft
(1,390.00 kr)
     +160.58 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(148.17 kr)
1,086.58 Ft
(460.00 kr)
     +210.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(4,021.81 kr)
29,054.10 Ft
(12,300.00 kr)
     +205.83 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(296.34 kr)
1,629.86 Ft
(690.00 kr)
     +132.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(204.39 kr)
1,049.21 Ft
(444.18 kr)
     +117.32 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(1,905.07 kr)
18,708.01 Ft
(7,920.00 kr)
     +315.73 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,482.00 Ft
(627.40 kr)
2,005.07 Ft
(848.84 kr)
     +35.30 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,570,000.00 Ft
(2,358,049.33 kr)
8,267,426.71 Ft
(3,500,000.00 kr)
     +48.43 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,850,000.00 Ft
(2,476,586.82 kr)
9,643,619.48 Ft
(4,082,608.70 kr)
     +64.85 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 46,743.85 Ft
(19,788.93 kr)
26,839.39 Ft
(11,362.41 kr)
     -42.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 26.59 Ft
(11.26 kr)
48.32 Ft
(20.45 kr)
     +81.67 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,018.59 Ft
(1,701.26 kr)
19,395.47 Ft
(8,211.04 kr)
     +382.64 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,930.56 Ft
(5,050.78 kr)
18,258.08 Ft
(7,729.53 kr)
     +53.04 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,877.27 Ft
(1,641.44 kr)
11,290.94 Ft
(4,780.00 kr)
     +191.21 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(762.03 kr)
3,661.29 Ft
(1,550.00 kr)
     +103.40 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 89,583.21 Ft
(37,924.89 kr)
80,808.29 Ft
(34,210.04 kr)
     -9.80 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,075,917.32 Ft
(878,835.81 kr)
2,244,015.82 Ft
(950,000.00 kr)
     +8.10 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,192.61 Ft
(8,125.16 kr)
31,856.25 Ft
(13,486.29 kr)
     +65.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,616.19 Ft
(3,647.65 kr)
13,767.36 Ft
(5,828.39 kr)
     +59.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 22,410.44 Ft
(9,487.42 kr)
40,175.98 Ft
(17,008.43 kr)
     +79.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 26,504.56 Ft
(11,220.66 kr)
53,959.72 Ft
(22,843.75 kr)
     +103.59 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 156,248.72 Ft
(66,147.61 kr)
475,807.96 Ft
(201,432.43 kr)
     +204.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 116,534.65 Ft
(49,334.73 kr)
391,897.50 Ft
(165,909.09 kr)
     +236.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 295,415.85 Ft
(125,063.76 kr)
725,368.27 Ft
(307,083.33 kr)
     +145.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 202,145.12 Ft
(85,577.77 kr)
596,531.55 Ft
(252,540.54 kr)
     +195.10 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 85,722.41 Ft
(36,290.43 kr)
130,029.76 Ft
(55,047.86 kr)
     +51.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 54,813.66 Ft
(23,205.26 kr)
97,378.36 Ft
(41,224.95 kr)
     +77.65 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 253,956.95 Ft
(107,512.21 kr)
977,714.50 Ft
(413,913.65 kr)
     +284.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.86 6.47      +33.01 %
Last update: August 2019August 2019
Contributors:642255
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF