Cost of Living Comparison Between Amsterdam and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 26.3% lower than in Amsterdam (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 26.7% lower than in Amsterdam
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 27.3% lower than in Amsterdam
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 35.8% lower than in Amsterdam
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 20.8% lower than in Amsterdam
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 54.7% lower than in Amsterdam
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Restaurants
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 € 14.00 €      -30.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 85.00 € 50.00 €      -41.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 € 8.90 €      -25.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 € 3.00 €      -53.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 € 4.00 €      -27.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.92 € 2.30 €      -41.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.01 € 1.80 €      -40.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 € 1.25 €      -51.1 %
Markets
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.67 € 3.64 €      -22.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.73 € 1.31 €      -24.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.18 € 0.65 €      -45.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.06 € 2.81 €      -30.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.38 € 4.66 €      -13.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.40 € 3.22 €      -40.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.41 € 5.66 €      -11.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.98 €      +13.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 € 0.63 €      -31.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.80 €      -7.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.41 € 1.03 €      -26.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.78 € 0.81 €      +3.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.77 € 0.83 €      +9.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.13 € 1.53 €      +35.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.74 € 0.77 €      +3.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.65 € 5.00 €      -24.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.34 € 1.25 €      -7.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.35 € 2.64 €      +12.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.50 € 5.50 €      -42.1 %
Transportation
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 € 2.00 €      -41.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.50 € 40.00 €      -50.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 3.60 €      -10.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 € 1.13 €      -70.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 € 15.00 €      -53.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.52 € 6.94 €      -7.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,500.00 € 30,000.00 €      +1.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,969.58 € 33,234.29 €      +4.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 243.28 € 132.34 €      -45.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 20.67 € 22.65 €      +9.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.64 € 38.59 €      -15.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.79 € 40.52 €      -28.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.15 € 12.76 €      -33.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 € 8.00 €      -46.7 %
Childcare
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,947.48 € 537.76 €      -72.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,808.57 € 13,487.88 €      +24.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 80.22 € 78.89 €      -1.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.46 € 34.73 €      +14.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.22 € 81.51 €      -4.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.42 € 99.32 €      -1.1 %
Rent Per Month
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,884.20 € 1,336.67 €      -29.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,541.30 € 932.17 €      -39.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,188.77 € 2,582.00 €      -19.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,375.58 € 1,680.95 €      -29.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 805.71 € 575.18 €      -28.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 550.51 € 296.36 €      -46.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Amsterdam Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,620.19 € 1,201.81 €      -66.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.94 4.01      +1.6 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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