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Cost of Living Comparison Between Oslo and Bergen 

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Consumer Prices in Bergen are 1.29% lower than in Oslo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bergen are 7.26% lower than in Oslo
Rent Prices in Bergen are 22.06% lower than in Oslo
Restaurant Prices in Bergen are 1.77% higher than in Oslo
Groceries Prices in Bergen are 3.88% lower than in Oslo
Local Purchasing Power in Bergen is 12.19% higher than in Oslo
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Restaurants Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 175.00 kr 180.00 kr      +2.86 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr 800.00 kr      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 110.00 kr 112.00 kr      +1.82 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 90.00 kr 88.00 kr      -2.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 92.05 kr 90.00 kr      -2.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 42.42 kr 46.34 kr      +9.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 29.57 kr 31.80 kr      +7.52 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 24.93 kr 24.88 kr      -0.19 %
Markets Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 67.60 kr 68.62 kr      +1.51 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 26.64 kr 17.69 kr      -33.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 12.21 kr 11.79 kr      -3.40 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 38.22 kr 29.50 kr      -22.82 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 51.95 kr 42.17 kr      -18.82 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 58.03 kr 43.45 kr      -25.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 120.53 kr 132.68 kr      +10.08 %
Apples (1 lb) 12.22 kr 12.10 kr      -1.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 10.72 kr 10.66 kr      -0.53 %
Oranges (1 lb) 11.49 kr 10.61 kr      -7.63 %
Tomato (1 lb) 14.40 kr 16.70 kr      +15.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.77 kr 9.07 kr      +3.45 %
Onion (1 lb) 7.89 kr 16.10 kr      +104.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 20.44 kr 16.00 kr      -21.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 18.00 kr 18.50 kr      +2.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 150.00 kr 125.00 kr      -16.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 31.04 kr 29.47 kr      -5.04 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 36.94 kr 41.25 kr      +11.65 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 120.00 kr 125.00 kr      +4.17 %
Transportation Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 36.00 kr 38.00 kr      +5.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 750.00 kr 780.00 kr      +4.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 kr 90.00 kr      -10.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 22.53 kr 18.99 kr      -15.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 430.20 kr 720.00 kr      +67.36 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 62.43 kr 61.63 kr      -1.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 342,500.00 kr 300,000.00 kr      -12.41 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 313,753.57 kr 322,000.00 kr      +2.63 %
Utilities (Monthly) Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,544.61 kr 1,665.32 kr      +7.81 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.84 kr 0.68 kr      -18.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 457.06 kr 447.30 kr      -2.14 %
Sports And Leisure Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 431.21 kr 432.13 kr      +0.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 288.05 kr 310.71 kr      +7.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 140.00 kr 140.00 kr      0.00 %
Childcare Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,216.72 kr 3,090.36 kr      -3.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 115,210.32 kr 43,057.50 kr      -62.63 %
Clothing And Shoes Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 927.86 kr 924.81 kr      -0.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 380.86 kr 365.63 kr      -4.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 993.87 kr 1,023.19 kr      +2.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,337.22 kr 1,319.00 kr      -1.36 %
Rent Per Month Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,169.35 kr 9,731.77 kr      -26.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,008.20 kr 7,807.69 kr      -21.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 21,087.27 kr 16,666.67 kr      -20.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 16,361.54 kr 13,045.45 kr      -20.27 %
Buy Apartment Price Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,795.39 kr 5,111.46 kr      -34.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,277.39 kr 3,846.73 kr      -27.11 %
Salaries And Financing Oslo[ Edit ] Bergen[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 30,548.96 kr 31,783.40 kr      +4.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.89 2.71      -6.22 %
Last update: March 2020March 2020
Contributors:377120
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NOK