Cost of Living Comparison Between Amsterdam and The Hague (Den Haag) 

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Consumer Prices in The Hague (Den Haag) are 11.9% lower than in Amsterdam (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in The Hague (Den Haag) are 20.6% lower than in Amsterdam
Rent Prices in The Hague (Den Haag) are 34.1% lower than in Amsterdam
Restaurant Prices in The Hague (Den Haag) are 23.9% lower than in Amsterdam
Groceries Prices in The Hague (Den Haag) are 2.2% lower than in Amsterdam
Local Purchasing Power in The Hague (Den Haag) is 25.8% higher than in Amsterdam
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Restaurants
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 19.24 € 12.75 €      -33.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 82.50 € 70.00 €      -15.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 € 10.00 €      -16.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.10 € 4.00 €      -34.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 € 4.50 €      -18.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.88 € 2.98 €      -23.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.92 € 2.32 €      -20.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 € 2.00 €      -19.9 %
Markets
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.61 € 4.08 €      -11.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.61 € 1.33 €      -17.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.18 € 1.12 €      -5.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.00 € 4.01 €      +0.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.46 € 5.90 €      +8.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.46 € 6.18 €      +13.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.23 € 5.90 €      -5.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.84 €      +2.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.96 €      +7.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.72 €      -12.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 € 1.17 €      -14.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.76 € 0.78 €      +3.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.73 € 0.66 €      -9.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.10 € 0.92 €      -16.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.70 € 0.64 €      -9.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 5.99 €      -0.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.25 € 1.08 €      -13.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 € 2.25 €      +5.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.50 € 8.20 €      -13.7 %
Transportation
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 € 4.00 €      +17.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.45 € 55.00 €      -32.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 3.20 €      -20.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 € 3.86 €      0.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.90 € 30.00 €      -2.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.30 € 7.32 €      +0.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 € 24,999.00 €      -10.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,160.38 € 25,813.57 €      -19.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 225.17 € 204.97 €      -9.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 20.93 € 20.19 €      -3.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.98 € 37.64 €      -14.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.90 € 29.29 €      -45.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.10 € 13.21 €      -27.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 € 12.50 €      -10.7 %
Childcare
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,802.42 € 1,656.22 €      -8.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,426.36 € 7,609.64 €      -27.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.30 € 70.15 €      -3.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.77 € 27.88 €      -6.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.82 € 75.40 €      -5.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.83 € 90.29 €      -3.8 %
Rent Per Month
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,859.85 € 1,232.29 €      -33.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,544.19 € 957.35 €      -38.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,025.86 € 1,994.74 €      -34.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,311.90 € 1,576.32 €      -31.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 782.21 € 413.87 €      -47.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 505.23 € 307.22 €      -39.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Amsterdam Edit The Hague (Den Haag) Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,470.42 € 3,464.55 €      -0.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.93 3.84      -2.4 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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