Cost of Living Comparison Between Bratislava and Helsinki 

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Cost of Living in Helsinki is 33.4% higher than in Bratislava (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Helsinki is 36.0% higher than in Bratislava
Rent Prices in Helsinki are 43.5% higher than in Bratislava
Restaurant Prices in Helsinki are 73.5% higher than in Bratislava
Groceries Prices in Helsinki are 35.2% higher than in Bratislava
Local Purchasing Power in Helsinki is 44.3% higher than in Bratislava
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Restaurants
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.00 € 15.00 €      +66.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 € 90.00 €      +80.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 10.00 €      +25.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 € 8.00 €      +220.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 € 8.00 €      +166.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.65 € 4.48 €      +69.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 2.68 €      +44.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.56 € 1.79 €      +14.6 %
Markets
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.29 € 4.45 €      +3.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.62 € 2.57 €      +58.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.78 € 1.17 €      +51.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.15 € 2.90 €      -8.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.49 € 3.55 €      -35.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.26 € 5.23 €      +60.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.58 € 9.43 €      +69.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.68 € 1.03 €      +51.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 € 0.80 €      +3.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 € 0.97 €      +2.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.89 € 1.75 €      -7.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.54 €      -19.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 € 0.81 €      +28.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.42 € 1.94 €      +36.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.79 € 1.79 €      +127.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 14.00 €      +180.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.00 € 2.63 €      +164.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 € 3.09 €      +95.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 € 10.40 €      +108.0 %
Transportation
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.10 € 2.95 €      +168.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.00 € 66.60 €      +85.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 € 6.75 €      +35.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 € 1.93 €      0.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 € 56.40 €      +125.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.03 € 7.19 €      +19.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,495.00 € 32,245.00 €      +37.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,762.50 € 33,916.11 €      +42.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 229.24 € 110.73 €      -51.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 25.73 € 24.49 €      -4.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.83 € 19.23 €      +2.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.96 € 43.36 €      +8.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.71 € 24.71 €      +39.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 € 17.00 €      +70.0 %
Childcare
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 571.88 € 311.23 €      -45.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,270.00 € 8,365.60 €      -41.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.41 € 86.48 €      +32.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.64 € 30.41 €      -9.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.48 € 73.53 €      -2.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.24 € 95.17 €      -0.1 %
Rent Per Month
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 715.86 € 1,009.81 €      +41.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 563.10 € 797.24 €      +41.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,254.35 € 1,775.19 €      +41.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 874.40 € 1,308.80 €      +49.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 475.64 € 701.93 €      +47.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 333.19 € 401.78 €      +20.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Bratislava Edit Helsinki Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,381.11 € 2,710.08 €      +96.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.42 3.82      -13.5 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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