Cost of Living Comparison Between Dublin and Tokyo 

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Consumer Prices in Tokyo are 23.9% lower than in Dublin (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tokyo are 35.5% lower than in Dublin
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 52.2% lower than in Dublin
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 56.5% lower than in Dublin
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 2.7% higher than in Dublin
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 33.3% higher than in Dublin
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Restaurants
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 €
(3,267.03 ¥)
6.12 €
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -69.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 €
(14,701.62 ¥)
43.62 €
(7,125.00 ¥)
     -51.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(1,633.51 ¥)
4.81 €
(785.00 ¥)
     -51.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 €
(1,061.78 ¥)
2.14 €
(350.00 ¥)
     -67.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 €
(1,061.78 ¥)
4.29 €
(700.00 ¥)
     -34.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.86 €
(630.75 ¥)
2.94 €
(480.34 ¥)
     -23.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 €
(391.74 ¥)
1.04 €
(169.42 ¥)
     -56.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 €
(308.67 ¥)
0.68 €
(111.06 ¥)
     -64.0 %
Markets
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.98 €
(813.75 ¥)
5.45 €
(890.22 ¥)
     +9.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.79 €
(291.74 ¥)
1.54 €
(252.17 ¥)
     -13.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(131.89 ¥)
1.40 €
(228.42 ¥)
     +73.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.94 €
(644.01 ¥)
2.06 €
(337.30 ¥)
     -47.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.42 €
(558.21 ¥)
6.90 €
(1,127.70 ¥)
     +102.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.61 €
(752.26 ¥)
2.88 €
(470.40 ¥)
     -37.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.30 €
(865.42 ¥)
7.80 €
(1,274.60 ¥)
     +47.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.24 €
(201.96 ¥)
2.14 €
(348.92 ¥)
     +72.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 €
(149.45 ¥)
1.03 €
(168.18 ¥)
     +12.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.27 €
(206.89 ¥)
2.44 €
(398.15 ¥)
     +92.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.71 €
(279.47 ¥)
2.14 €
(350.07 ¥)
     +25.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.85 €
(138.42 ¥)
1.22 €
(199.37 ¥)
     +44.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.64 €
(103.90 ¥)
1.15 €
(187.86 ¥)
     +80.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.25 €
(203.93 ¥)
1.28 €
(208.32 ¥)
     +2.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 €
(267.49 ¥)
0.81 €
(133.04 ¥)
     -50.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 €
(2,123.57 ¥)
6.12 €
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -52.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.12 €
(673.05 ¥)
1.90 €
(309.80 ¥)
     -54.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.23 €
(691.03 ¥)
2.84 €
(463.33 ¥)
     -33.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 €
(2,613.62 ¥)
3.67 €
(600.00 ¥)
     -77.0 %
Transportation
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 €
(326.70 ¥)
1.22 €
(200.00 ¥)
     -38.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 €
(19,602.16 ¥)
41.63 €
(6,800.00 ¥)
     -65.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 €
(686.08 ¥)
3.06 €
(500.00 ¥)
     -27.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(525.78 ¥)
4.33 €
(708.11 ¥)
     +34.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 €
(5,308.92 ¥)
23.20 €
(3,789.47 ¥)
     -28.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.55 €
(1,070.14 ¥)
3.99 €
(651.63 ¥)
     -39.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,675.00 €
(5,990,908.85 ¥)
20,024.33 €
(3,271,000.00 ¥)
     -45.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,621.73 €
(5,328,802.06 ¥)
14,375.37 €
(2,348,235.29 ¥)
     -55.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 274.17 €
(44,785.75 ¥)
172.01 €
(28,098.63 ¥)
     -37.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 22.26 €
(3,635.47 ¥)
24.61 €
(4,020.33 ¥)
     +10.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.82 €
(8,138.49 ¥)
30.29 €
(4,948.62 ¥)
     -39.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.94 €
(7,668.44 ¥)
54.27 €
(8,864.83 ¥)
     +15.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.41 €
(3,333.85 ¥)
18.31 €
(2,990.59 ¥)
     -10.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 €
(2,123.57 ¥)
11.63 €
(1,900.00 ¥)
     -10.5 %
Childcare
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,258.33 €
(205,550.38 ¥)
465.77 €
(76,084.62 ¥)
     -63.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,694.38 €
(1,583,588.74 ¥)
13,878.07 €
(2,267,000.00 ¥)
     +43.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.36 €
(14,597.67 ¥)
48.14 €
(7,864.11 ¥)
     -46.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.03 €
(5,886.28 ¥)
33.66 €
(5,498.33 ¥)
     -6.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.29 €
(14,748.29 ¥)
58.15 €
(9,499.13 ¥)
     -35.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 91.50 €
(14,946.64 ¥)
74.22 €
(12,124.00 ¥)
     -18.9 %
Rent Per Month
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,047.33 €
(334,434.56 ¥)
880.48 €
(143,827.59 ¥)
     -57.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,759.91 €
(287,482.87 ¥)
525.84 €
(85,896.55 ¥)
     -70.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,464.40 €
(565,914.86 ¥)
2,413.86 €
(394,307.69 ¥)
     -30.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,858.19 €
(466,889.42 ¥)
1,007.45 €
(164,567.52 ¥)
     -64.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 658.28 €
(107,530.94 ¥)
653.72 €
(106,786.62 ¥)
     -0.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 489.27 €
(79,922.98 ¥)
361.60 €
(59,068.42 ¥)
     -26.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Dublin Edit Tokyo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,189.51 €
(521,011.20 ¥)
2,742.67 €
(448,018.14 ¥)
     -14.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.50 1.68      -62.6 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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