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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Budapest 

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Consumer Prices in Budapest are 47.34% lower than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Budapest are 49.29% lower than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Budapest are 54.26% lower than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Budapest are 28.38% lower than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Budapest are 59.11% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Budapest is 44.79% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(2,502.83 Ft)
719.18 ¥
(1,800.00 Ft)
     -28.08 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(12,514.17 Ft)
3,995.47 ¥
(10,000.00 Ft)
     -20.09 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(1,751.98 Ft)
599.32 ¥
(1,500.00 Ft)
     -14.38 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(951.08 Ft)
194.30 ¥
(486.30 Ft)
     -48.87 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 400.00 ¥
(1,001.13 Ft)
199.77 ¥
(500.00 Ft)
     -50.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 376.67 ¥
(942.73 Ft)
173.24 ¥
(433.60 Ft)
     -54.01 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 135.91 ¥
(340.16 Ft)
117.34 ¥
(293.69 Ft)
     -13.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 102.69 ¥
(257.02 Ft)
84.52 ¥
(211.53 Ft)
     -17.70 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 677.80 ¥
(1,696.42 Ft)
355.25 ¥
(889.13 Ft)
     -47.59 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 161.59 ¥
(404.44 Ft)
79.30 ¥
(198.48 Ft)
     -50.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 262.08 ¥
(655.93 Ft)
61.84 ¥
(154.78 Ft)
     -76.40 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 221.94 ¥
(555.48 Ft)
227.27 ¥
(568.83 Ft)
     +2.40 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 585.55 ¥
(1,465.53 Ft)
336.72 ¥
(842.75 Ft)
     -42.50 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 368.48 ¥
(922.24 Ft)
258.83 ¥
(647.80 Ft)
     -29.76 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,109.79 ¥
(2,777.62 Ft)
489.33 ¥
(1,224.70 Ft)
     -55.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 383.29 ¥
(959.30 Ft)
65.51 ¥
(163.97 Ft)
     -82.91 %
Banana (1 lb) 171.07 ¥
(428.16 Ft)
77.75 ¥
(194.60 Ft)
     -54.55 %
Oranges (1 lb) 288.65 ¥
(722.44 Ft)
71.81 ¥
(179.74 Ft)
     -75.12 %
Tomato (1 lb) 350.78 ¥
(877.94 Ft)
98.52 ¥
(246.59 Ft)
     -71.91 %
Potato (1 lb) 195.87 ¥
(490.23 Ft)
40.39 ¥
(101.09 Ft)
     -79.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 164.73 ¥
(412.29 Ft)
38.57 ¥
(96.54 Ft)
     -76.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 214.14 ¥
(535.96 Ft)
100.00 ¥
(250.28 Ft)
     -53.30 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 129.94 ¥
(325.22 Ft)
44.24 ¥
(110.72 Ft)
     -65.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(3,754.25 Ft)
599.32 ¥
(1,500.00 Ft)
     -60.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 250.73 ¥
(627.53 Ft)
96.36 ¥
(241.17 Ft)
     -61.57 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 390.00 ¥
(976.11 Ft)
134.67 ¥
(337.06 Ft)
     -65.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(1,126.28 Ft)
479.46 ¥
(1,200.00 Ft)
     +6.55 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(500.57 Ft)
139.84 ¥
(350.00 Ft)
     -30.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(25,028.34 Ft)
3,795.70 ¥
(9,500.00 Ft)
     -62.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 489.00 ¥
(1,223.89 Ft)
279.68 ¥
(700.00 Ft)
     -42.81 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(1,651.45 Ft)
192.90 ¥
(482.80 Ft)
     -70.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,600.00 ¥
(9,010.20 Ft)
1,797.96 ¥
(4,500.00 Ft)
     -50.06 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 539.86 ¥
(1,351.18 Ft)
608.36 ¥
(1,522.62 Ft)
     +12.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,519,500.00 ¥
(6,305,891.28 Ft)
2,212,463.59 ¥
(5,537,430.00 Ft)
     -12.19 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,164,834.29 ¥
(5,418,221.73 Ft)
2,218,603.86 ¥
(5,552,798.08 Ft)
     +2.48 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 21,017.29 ¥
(52,602.81 Ft)
20,027.50 ¥
(50,125.52 Ft)
     -4.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 53.70 ¥
(134.40 Ft)
11.78 ¥
(29.47 Ft)
     -78.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,679.93 ¥
(11,713.09 Ft)
1,685.73 ¥
(4,219.11 Ft)
     -63.98 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,658.54 ¥
(24,173.72 Ft)
4,743.40 ¥
(11,871.95 Ft)
     -50.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,775.00 ¥
(6,945.37 Ft)
1,529.60 ¥
(3,828.33 Ft)
     -44.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(4,505.10 Ft)
719.18 ¥
(1,800.00 Ft)
     -60.05 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 47,289.47 ¥
(118,357.72 Ft)
35,619.62 ¥
(89,150.00 Ft)
     -24.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,155,000.00 ¥
(5,393,608.14 Ft)
835,161.23 ¥
(2,090,270.27 Ft)
     -61.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,241.94 ¥
(15,622.53 Ft)
7,856.67 ¥
(19,663.94 Ft)
     +25.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,421.21 ¥
(11,065.56 Ft)
3,579.17 ¥
(8,958.08 Ft)
     -19.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,080.00 ¥
(20,222.90 Ft)
9,361.53 ¥
(23,430.36 Ft)
     +15.86 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 11,805.56 ¥
(29,547.35 Ft)
11,015.81 ¥
(27,570.75 Ft)
     -6.69 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 117,367.35 ¥
(293,751.03 Ft)
58,870.75 ¥
(147,343.75 Ft)
     -49.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 74,466.67 ¥
(186,377.74 Ft)
42,875.76 ¥
(107,310.92 Ft)
     -42.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 282,750.00 ¥
(707,676.43 Ft)
109,599.24 ¥
(274,308.75 Ft)
     -61.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 148,656.25 ¥
(372,061.98 Ft)
73,718.89 ¥
(184,506.17 Ft)
     -50.41 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 109,776.52 ¥
(274,752.44 Ft)
32,181.17 ¥
(80,544.13 Ft)
     -70.68 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 51,889.78 ¥
(129,871.53 Ft)
18,146.38 ¥
(45,417.38 Ft)
     -65.03 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 327,377.85 ¥
(819,372.55 Ft)
91,659.62 ¥
(229,408.84 Ft)
     -72.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.35 5.27      +289.72 %
Last update: November 2018November 2018
Contributors:253742
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: JPY