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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 2.13% lower than in Tokyo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 24.63% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in London are 94.71% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in London are 66.85% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in London are 27.39% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in London is 10.05% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(6.78 £)
2,212.98 ¥
(15.00 £)
     +121.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 5,000.00 ¥
(33.89 £)
7,376.60 ¥
(50.00 £)
     +47.53 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(4.61 £)
885.19 ¥
(6.00 £)
     +30.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 390.00 ¥
(2.64 £)
737.66 ¥
(5.00 £)
     +89.14 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 400.00 ¥
(2.71 £)
627.01 ¥
(4.25 £)
     +56.75 %
Cappuccino (regular) 385.24 ¥
(2.61 £)
402.77 ¥
(2.73 £)
     +4.55 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 136.67 ¥
(0.93 £)
180.32 ¥
(1.22 £)
     +31.94 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 102.69 ¥
(0.70 £)
140.79 ¥
(0.95 £)
     +37.10 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 704.56 ¥
(4.78 £)
507.52 ¥
(3.44 £)
     -27.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 189.27 ¥
(1.28 £)
148.08 ¥
(1.00 £)
     -21.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 260.22 ¥
(1.76 £)
119.55 ¥
(0.81 £)
     -54.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 220.81 ¥
(1.50 £)
323.85 ¥
(2.20 £)
     +46.66 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 575.65 ¥
(3.90 £)
461.48 ¥
(3.13 £)
     -19.83 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 357.80 ¥
(2.43 £)
472.74 ¥
(3.20 £)
     +32.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,059.46 ¥
(7.18 £)
585.92 ¥
(3.97 £)
     -44.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 363.13 ¥
(2.46 £)
143.21 ¥
(0.97 £)
     -60.56 %
Banana (1 lb) 174.78 ¥
(1.18 £)
67.43 ¥
(0.46 £)
     -61.42 %
Oranges (1 lb) 286.11 ¥
(1.94 £)
139.94 ¥
(0.95 £)
     -51.09 %
Tomato (1 lb) 334.15 ¥
(2.26 £)
146.15 ¥
(0.99 £)
     -56.26 %
Potato (1 lb) 187.54 ¥
(1.27 £)
77.69 ¥
(0.53 £)
     -58.57 %
Onion (1 lb) 155.55 ¥
(1.05 £)
77.56 ¥
(0.53 £)
     -50.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 209.87 ¥
(1.42 £)
115.29 ¥
(0.78 £)
     -45.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 125.45 ¥
(0.85 £)
140.45 ¥
(0.95 £)
     +11.96 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ¥
(10.17 £)
1,180.26 ¥
(8.00 £)
     -21.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 301.29 ¥
(2.04 £)
248.96 ¥
(1.69 £)
     -17.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 401.67 ¥
(2.72 £)
317.13 ¥
(2.15 £)
     -21.05 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(3.05 £)
1,622.85 ¥
(11.00 £)
     +260.63 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(1.36 £)
368.83 ¥
(2.50 £)
     +84.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(67.78 £)
19,769.28 ¥
(134.00 £)
     +97.69 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 480.00 ¥
(3.25 £)
590.13 ¥
(4.00 £)
     +22.94 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 659.83 ¥
(4.47 £)
1,180.26 ¥
(8.00 £)
     +78.87 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,547.50 ¥
(24.05 £)
5,901.28 ¥
(40.00 £)
     +66.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 531.48 ¥
(3.60 £)
699.87 ¥
(4.74 £)
     +31.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,519,500.00 ¥
(17,077.66 £)
2,950,639.02 ¥
(20,000.00 £)
     +17.11 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,091,607.27 ¥
(14,177.32 £)
3,106,809.79 ¥
(21,058.56 £)
     +48.54 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22,167.94 ¥
(150.26 £)
21,556.50 ¥
(146.11 £)
     -2.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 54.15 ¥
(0.37 £)
15.24 ¥
(0.10 £)
     -71.85 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,693.43 ¥
(31.81 £)
4,617.83 ¥
(31.30 £)
     -1.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,846.15 ¥
(66.74 £)
6,974.09 ¥
(47.27 £)
     -29.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,493.33 ¥
(16.90 £)
1,585.02 ¥
(10.74 £)
     -36.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(12.20 £)
1,844.15 ¥
(12.50 £)
     +2.45 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 45,205.88 ¥
(306.41 £)
185,195.94 ¥
(1,255.29 £)
     +309.67 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,202,500.00 ¥
(14,928.97 £)
2,406,175.87 ¥
(16,309.52 £)
     +9.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,533.33 ¥
(44.28 £)
9,237.43 ¥
(62.61 £)
     +41.39 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,346.00 ¥
(29.46 £)
4,606.05 ¥
(31.22 £)
     +5.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,991.67 ¥
(54.17 £)
10,040.79 ¥
(68.06 £)
     +25.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 11,636.36 ¥
(78.87 £)
12,121.76 ¥
(82.16 £)
     +4.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 116,043.48 ¥
(786.57 £)
244,159.03 ¥
(1,654.96 £)
     +110.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 73,682.93 ¥
(499.44 £)
176,200.89 ¥
(1,194.32 £)
     +139.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 266,176.47 ¥
(1,804.20 £)
454,737.13 ¥
(3,082.30 £)
     +70.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 146,838.71 ¥
(995.30 £)
298,511.33 ¥
(2,023.37 £)
     +103.29 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 104,515.05 ¥
(708.42 £)
183,769.16 ¥
(1,245.62 £)
     +75.83 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 51,801.61 ¥
(351.12 £)
108,360.14 ¥
(734.49 £)
     +109.18 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 327,355.59 ¥
(2,218.88 £)
366,985.97 ¥
(2,487.50 £)
     +12.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.25 3.22      +156.86 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:248813
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: JPY