Cost of Living Comparison Between Madrid and Prague 

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Consumer Prices in Prague are 7.21% lower than in Madrid (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Prague are 9.53% lower than in Madrid
Rent Prices in Prague are 14.23% lower than in Madrid
Restaurant Prices in Prague are 32.99% lower than in Madrid
Groceries Prices in Prague are 5.00% higher than in Madrid
Local Purchasing Power in Prague is 10.25% lower than in Madrid
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Restaurants
Madrid Edit Prague Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.50 €
(309.05 Kč)
7.28 €
(180.00 Kč)
     -41.76 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(1,483.45 Kč)
38.42 €
(950.00 Kč)
     -35.96 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(197.79 Kč)
6.57 €
(162.50 Kč)
     -17.84 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(74.17 Kč)
2.02 €
(50.00 Kč)
     -32.59 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(86.53 Kč)
2.02 €
(50.00 Kč)
     -42.22 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.06 €
(51.00 Kč)
2.52 €
(62.18 Kč)
     +21.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 €
(54.41 Kč)
1.58 €
(39.12 Kč)
     -28.09 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.60 €
(39.61 Kč)
1.14 €
(28.19 Kč)
     -28.83 %
Markets
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.10 €
(76.67 Kč)
3.49 €
(86.21 Kč)
     +12.43 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.88 €
(21.87 Kč)
1.16 €
(28.58 Kč)
     +30.68 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.51 €
(12.68 Kč)
0.88 €
(21.73 Kč)
     +71.40 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.17 €
(53.60 Kč)
2.06 €
(50.92 Kč)
     -5.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.45 €
(110.10 Kč)
4.38 €
(108.21 Kč)
     -1.72 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.13 €
(77.34 Kč)
3.43 €
(84.84 Kč)
     +9.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.09 €
(125.86 Kč)
5.04 €
(124.68 Kč)
     -0.93 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 €
(22.05 Kč)
0.72 €
(17.68 Kč)
     -19.79 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 €
(18.48 Kč)
0.64 €
(15.75 Kč)
     -14.76 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.70 €
(17.20 Kč)
0.73 €
(17.96 Kč)
     +4.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.81 €
(19.97 Kč)
1.45 €
(35.93 Kč)
     +79.89 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 €
(13.11 Kč)
0.39 €
(9.67 Kč)
     -26.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(14.73 Kč)
0.36 €
(8.98 Kč)
     -39.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.99 €
(24.54 Kč)
1.31 €
(32.33 Kč)
     +31.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.67 €
(16.49 Kč)
0.60 €
(14.87 Kč)
     -9.81 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.35 €
(132.27 Kč)
6.07 €
(150.00 Kč)
     +13.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.02 €
(25.11 Kč)
0.87 €
(21.55 Kč)
     -14.15 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.40 €
(34.55 Kč)
1.59 €
(39.33 Kč)
     +13.84 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 €
(123.62 Kč)
5.46 €
(135.00 Kč)
     +9.20 %
Transportation
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(37.09 Kč)
1.25 €
(31.00 Kč)
     -16.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 €
(1,359.83 Kč)
22.25 €
(550.00 Kč)
     -59.55 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(86.53 Kč)
1.78 €
(44.00 Kč)
     -49.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.77 €
(43.77 Kč)
1.82 €
(45.06 Kč)
     +2.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.00 €
(543.93 Kč)
14.56 €
(360.00 Kč)
     -33.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.38 €
(157.82 Kč)
6.99 €
(172.85 Kč)
     +9.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(618,105.37 Kč)
22,649.86 €
(560,000.00 Kč)
     -9.40 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,775.00 €
(587,818.21 Kč)
22,795.47 €
(563,600.00 Kč)
     -4.12 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.99 €
(3,832.13 Kč)
215.73 €
(5,333.80 Kč)
     +39.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 €
(4.49 Kč)
0.14 €
(3.49 Kč)
     -22.18 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 35.23 €
(870.91 Kč)
19.42 €
(480.08 Kč)
     -44.88 %
Sports And Leisure
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.00 €
(1,013.69 Kč)
42.51 €
(1,051.08 Kč)
     +3.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.36 €
(280.84 Kč)
12.45 €
(307.93 Kč)
     +9.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 €
(222.52 Kč)
8.09 €
(200.00 Kč)
     -10.12 %
Childcare
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 489.17 €
(12,094.26 Kč)
631.63 €
(15,616.67 Kč)
     +29.12 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,553.85 €
(236,211.34 Kč)
9,281.33 €
(229,473.68 Kč)
     -2.85 %
Clothing And Shoes
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.06 €
(1,880.47 Kč)
76.90 €
(1,901.38 Kč)
     +1.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.00 €
(791.13 Kč)
35.57 €
(879.48 Kč)
     +11.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.59 €
(1,794.82 Kč)
79.49 €
(1,965.38 Kč)
     +9.50 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.92 €
(2,297.37 Kč)
92.45 €
(2,285.71 Kč)
     -0.51 %
Rent Per Month
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 984.47 €
(24,340.20 Kč)
807.40 €
(19,962.35 Kč)
     -17.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 762.69 €
(18,856.97 Kč)
626.56 €
(15,491.27 Kč)
     -17.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,685.93 €
(41,683.19 Kč)
1,543.53 €
(38,162.48 Kč)
     -8.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,252.65 €
(30,970.72 Kč)
1,041.32 €
(25,745.76 Kč)
     -16.87 %
Buy Apartment Price
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 471.73 €
(11,663.27 Kč)
631.52 €
(15,613.94 Kč)
     +33.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 318.85 €
(7,883.25 Kč)
436.13 €
(10,782.94 Kč)
     +36.78 %
Salaries And Financing
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,879.24 €
(46,462.74 Kč)
1,525.89 €
(37,726.35 Kč)
     -18.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.07 4.84      +133.18 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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