Cost of Living Comparison Between Wroclaw and Budapest 

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Consumer Prices in Budapest are 14.9% higher than in Wroclaw (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Budapest are 7.3% higher than in Wroclaw
Rent Prices in Budapest are 12.4% lower than in Wroclaw
Restaurant Prices in Budapest are 11.3% higher than in Wroclaw
Groceries Prices in Budapest are 31.1% higher than in Wroclaw
Local Purchasing Power in Budapest is 4.8% lower than in Wroclaw
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Restaurants
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 zł
(3,296.23 Ft)
42.47 zł
(3,500.00 Ft)
     +6.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 160.00 zł
(13,184.91 Ft)
218.43 zł
(18,000.00 Ft)
     +36.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 29.00 zł
(2,389.76 Ft)
31.49 zł
(2,595.00 Ft)
     +8.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 12.00 zł
(988.87 Ft)
9.71 zł
(800.00 Ft)
     -19.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 zł
(988.87 Ft)
10.92 zł
(900.00 Ft)
     -9.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 11.78 zł
(971.05 Ft)
9.03 zł
(743.83 Ft)
     -23.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.09 zł
(502.25 Ft)
5.77 zł
(475.87 Ft)
     -5.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 zł
(371.03 Ft)
4.59 zł
(378.55 Ft)
     +2.0 %
Markets
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.08 zł
(1,160.60 Ft)
22.07 zł
(1,818.49 Ft)
     +56.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.18 zł
(344.42 Ft)
6.05 zł
(498.35 Ft)
     +44.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.44 zł
(200.67 Ft)
4.22 zł
(347.73 Ft)
     +73.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.98 zł
(987.08 Ft)
13.83 zł
(1,139.72 Ft)
     +15.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 14.19 zł
(1,169.58 Ft)
23.97 zł
(1,975.38 Ft)
     +68.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 10.75 zł
(886.05 Ft)
10.54 zł
(868.32 Ft)
     -2.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.71 zł
(1,624.33 Ft)
22.50 zł
(1,853.83 Ft)
     +14.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.62 zł
(133.57 Ft)
3.13 zł
(257.71 Ft)
     +92.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.70 zł
(222.79 Ft)
3.87 zł
(319.12 Ft)
     +43.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.93 zł
(241.57 Ft)
3.67 zł
(302.76 Ft)
     +25.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 5.93 zł
(488.88 Ft)
7.69 zł
(633.92 Ft)
     +29.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.43 zł
(117.54 Ft)
2.31 zł
(190.74 Ft)
     +62.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.79 zł
(147.11 Ft)
2.69 zł
(221.57 Ft)
     +50.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.65 zł
(382.91 Ft)
6.19 zł
(510.11 Ft)
     +33.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.39 zł
(196.93 Ft)
2.13 zł
(175.68 Ft)
     -10.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25.00 zł
(2,060.14 Ft)
24.26 zł
(1,999.50 Ft)
     -2.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.03 zł
(331.77 Ft)
4.78 zł
(393.58 Ft)
     +18.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.07 zł
(500.59 Ft)
6.85 zł
(564.71 Ft)
     +12.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.00 zł
(1,483.30 Ft)
25.48 zł
(2,100.00 Ft)
     +41.6 %
Transportation
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 zł
(370.83 Ft)
4.25 zł
(350.00 Ft)
     -5.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.00 zł
(9,064.62 Ft)
115.28 zł
(9,500.00 Ft)
     +4.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 9.50 zł
(782.85 Ft)
12.14 zł
(1,000.00 Ft)
     +27.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 zł
(397.86 Ft)
8.59 zł
(708.11 Ft)
     +78.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 zł
(2,884.20 Ft)
72.81 zł
(6,000.00 Ft)
     +108.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 27.48 zł
(2,264.68 Ft)
29.52 zł
(2,432.68 Ft)
     +7.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 111,090.00 zł
(9,154,445.91 Ft)
121,350.87 zł
(10,000,000.00 Ft)
     +9.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 111,988.89 zł
(9,228,519.46 Ft)
118,592.53 zł
(9,772,697.03 Ft)
     +5.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,022.60 zł
(84,267.66 Ft)
663.11 zł
(54,643.62 Ft)
     -35.2 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.42 zł
(34.95 Ft)
0.38 zł
(31.26 Ft)
     -10.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.74 zł
(4,758.38 Ft)
66.16 zł
(5,451.61 Ft)
     +14.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 125.65 zł
(10,354.59 Ft)
224.06 zł
(18,463.93 Ft)
     +78.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 70.83 zł
(5,837.07 Ft)
63.26 zł
(5,212.86 Ft)
     -10.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 27.00 zł
(2,224.95 Ft)
30.34 zł
(2,500.00 Ft)
     +12.4 %
Childcare
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,453.57 zł
(119,782.53 Ft)
1,727.47 zł
(142,352.94 Ft)
     +18.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 33,628.57 zł
(2,771,184.97 Ft)
43,349.03 zł
(3,572,205.88 Ft)
     +28.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 325.92 zł
(26,857.66 Ft)
361.44 zł
(29,785.08 Ft)
     +10.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 155.82 zł
(12,840.74 Ft)
156.59 zł
(12,904.29 Ft)
     +0.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 311.67 zł
(25,683.10 Ft)
376.32 zł
(31,010.58 Ft)
     +20.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 380.95 zł
(31,392.64 Ft)
427.57 zł
(35,234.02 Ft)
     +12.2 %
Rent Per Month
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,945.24 zł
(242,704.32 Ft)
2,485.32 zł
(204,804.59 Ft)
     -15.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,448.61 zł
(201,779.44 Ft)
1,938.24 zł
(159,722.08 Ft)
     -20.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,538.71 zł
(374,015.41 Ft)
4,495.23 zł
(370,432.37 Ft)
     -1.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,874.29 zł
(319,263.11 Ft)
3,196.25 zł
(263,388.78 Ft)
     -17.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,237.10 zł
(101,943.94 Ft)
1,597.80 zł
(131,667.85 Ft)
     +29.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 890.73 zł
(73,401.32 Ft)
1,065.24 zł
(87,781.92 Ft)
     +19.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Wroclaw Edit Budapest Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,895.40 zł
(403,408.38 Ft)
5,001.08 zł
(412,117.41 Ft)
     +2.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.06 9.69      +20.3 %
Last update: June 2023June 2023
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