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Cost of Living Comparison Between Rome and Athens 

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Consumer Prices in Athens are 18.22% lower than in Rome
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 29.98% lower than in Rome
Rent Prices in Athens are 56.36% lower than in Rome
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 24.06% lower than in Rome
Groceries Prices in Athens are 23.45% lower than in Rome
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 25.03% lower than in Rome
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Restaurants Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 10.00 €      -33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 € 36.10 €      -34.37 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 6.00 €      -25.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 € 4.00 €      -20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 4.45 €      +11.27 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.26 € 3.17 €      +151.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 € 1.57 €      -16.99 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.98 € 0.50 €      -48.92 %
Markets Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.66 € 4.67 €      +0.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.37 € 0.72 €      -47.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.92 € 0.77 €      -15.80 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.88 € 2.93 €      +1.71 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.87 € 3.79 €      -35.42 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.81 € 3.23 €      -15.08 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.71 € 4.29 €      -36.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.62 €      -27.75 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.66 €      -19.68 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.46 €      -45.67 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.71 €      -22.83 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.62 € 0.42 €      -31.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.57 € 0.39 €      -30.82 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.04 € 0.63 €      -39.32 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.41 € 0.82 €      +100.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 7.50 €      +25.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.12 € 1.41 €      +25.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 € 2.06 €      +26.41 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 € 4.50 €      -18.18 %
Transportation Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 € 1.40 €      -6.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.00 € 30.00 €      -14.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 3.50 €      -12.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 € 1.19 €      -50.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 11.81 €      -60.63 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.97 € 6.01 €      +0.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,700.00 € 18,750.00 €      -9.42 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,561.11 € 19,062.22 €      -19.09 %
Utilities (Monthly) Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 167.14 € 142.61 €      -14.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 € 0.37 €      +99.36 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.37 € 32.31 €      +10.03 %
Sports And Leisure Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.53 € 28.96 €      -50.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.81 € 18.29 €      +8.80 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.50 € 8.00 €      -5.88 %
Childcare Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 521.01 € 374.42 €      -28.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,020.00 € 7,246.38 €      -39.71 %
Clothing And Shoes Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.52 € 71.20 €      -9.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.60 € 28.78 €      -2.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.49 € 76.12 €      -1.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.31 € 91.21 €      -21.58 %
Rent Per Month Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 965.41 € 386.24 €      -59.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 667.95 € 341.23 €      -48.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,856.06 € 676.76 €      -63.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,167.57 € 618.69 €      -47.01 %
Buy Apartment Price Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 589.16 € 177.62 €      -69.85 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 272.13 € 175.79 €      -35.40 %
Salaries And Financing Rome[ Edit ] Athens[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,469.15 € 771.26 €      -47.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.05 4.76      +132.21 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
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Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR