Cost of Living Comparison Between Porto and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 2.45% higher than in Porto (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 14.21% higher than in Porto
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 41.38% higher than in Porto
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 21.77% higher than in Porto
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 0.10% higher than in Porto
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 1.89% lower than in Porto
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Restaurants
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 € 10.00 €      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 35.00 € 45.00 €      +28.57 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 € 7.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 € 2.00 €      0.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 € 3.00 €      +46.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.70 € 2.01 €      +18.24 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.43 € 1.40 €      -2.04 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 € 1.04 €      +4.44 %
Markets
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.43 € 2.96 €      +21.74 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.05 € 1.06 €      +0.13 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 € 0.52 €      +12.63 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.97 € 2.17 €      +10.14 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.61 € 3.57 €      -1.05 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.42 € 2.41 €      -0.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.41 € 4.33 €      -1.72 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 € 0.82 €      -1.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.57 € 0.49 €      -14.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.58 €      -2.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.73 € 0.78 €      +7.64 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.43 €      -17.36 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 € 0.50 €      -7.96 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.09 € 1.10 €      +0.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.52 € 0.59 €      +13.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.00 € 4.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.07 € 1.03 €      -3.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.85 € 1.99 €      +7.26 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.20 € 5.30 €      +1.92 %
Transportation
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 € 1.52 €      +1.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.00 € 35.00 €      -2.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 € 3.50 €      +7.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.45 € 0.76 €      -47.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 € 14.80 €      -1.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.59 € 7.73 €      +1.78 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 27,000.00 €      +8.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,613.33 € 28,815.00 €      +4.35 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 109.81 € 115.17 €      +4.88 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 € 0.15 €      -17.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.83 € 31.93 €      -5.63 %
Sports And Leisure
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.35 € 33.06 €      -13.79 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.23 € 10.94 €      -32.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 € 7.00 €      0.00 %
Childcare
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 355.67 € 412.63 €      +16.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,011.44 € 8,956.73 €      +27.74 %
Clothing And Shoes
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.68 € 76.06 €      +6.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 26.95 € 30.06 €      +11.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.52 € 70.59 €      +0.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.40 € 83.85 €      -11.18 %
Rent Per Month
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 711.71 € 1,006.86 €      +41.47 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 555.45 € 777.67 €      +40.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,296.76 € 1,945.95 €      +50.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 922.41 € 1,194.71 €      +29.52 %
Buy Apartment Price
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 317.16 € 480.91 €      +51.63 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 179.73 € 262.77 €      +46.20 %
Salaries And Financing
Porto Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 986.61 € 1,105.55 €      +12.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.34 2.12      -9.27 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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