Cost of Living Comparison Between Madrid and Prague 

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Consumer Prices in Prague are 17.86% lower than in Madrid (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Prague are 19.26% lower than in Madrid
Rent Prices in Prague are 22.26% lower than in Madrid
Restaurant Prices in Prague are 40.11% lower than in Madrid
Groceries Prices in Prague are 12.55% lower than in Madrid
Local Purchasing Power in Prague is 3.87% lower than in Madrid
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Restaurants
Madrid Edit Prague Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(315.89 Kč)
5.70 €
(150.00 Kč)
     -52.52 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(1,316.23 Kč)
30.39 €
(800.00 Kč)
     -39.22 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(210.60 Kč)
5.70 €
(150.00 Kč)
     -28.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(78.97 Kč)
1.58 €
(41.50 Kč)
     -47.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(92.14 Kč)
1.90 €
(50.00 Kč)
     -45.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.97 €
(51.98 Kč)
2.18 €
(57.33 Kč)
     +10.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.96 €
(51.58 Kč)
1.36 €
(35.71 Kč)
     -30.76 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.51 €
(39.82 Kč)
1.09 €
(28.76 Kč)
     -27.76 %
Markets
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.08 €
(81.09 Kč)
2.96 €
(77.85 Kč)
     -4.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.82 €
(21.70 Kč)
0.91 €
(23.92 Kč)
     +10.25 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.49 €
(12.84 Kč)
0.69 €
(18.24 Kč)
     +42.10 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 €
(53.13 Kč)
1.75 €
(45.99 Kč)
     -13.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.73 €
(124.39 Kč)
3.92 €
(103.18 Kč)
     -17.05 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.94 €
(77.34 Kč)
2.64 €
(69.42 Kč)
     -10.24 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.15 €
(135.53 Kč)
4.33 €
(113.87 Kč)
     -15.99 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 €
(25.74 Kč)
0.67 €
(17.59 Kč)
     -31.67 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.84 €
(22.09 Kč)
0.59 €
(15.43 Kč)
     -30.13 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.77 €
(20.20 Kč)
0.73 €
(19.24 Kč)
     -4.75 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.86 €
(22.54 Kč)
0.97 €
(25.58 Kč)
     +13.51 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 €
(14.97 Kč)
0.40 €
(10.58 Kč)
     -29.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.57 €
(14.92 Kč)
0.37 €
(9.86 Kč)
     -33.95 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 €
(25.61 Kč)
1.05 €
(27.60 Kč)
     +7.78 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.69 €
(18.27 Kč)
0.57 €
(15.10 Kč)
     -17.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(131.62 Kč)
5.22 €
(137.45 Kč)
     +4.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.00 €
(26.35 Kč)
0.71 €
(18.58 Kč)
     -29.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 €
(44.09 Kč)
1.49 €
(39.35 Kč)
     -10.76 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.20 €
(136.89 Kč)
4.37 €
(115.00 Kč)
     -15.99 %
Transportation
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(39.49 Kč)
0.91 €
(24.00 Kč)
     -39.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.60 €
(1,437.32 Kč)
20.89 €
(550.00 Kč)
     -61.73 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 €
(78.97 Kč)
1.52 €
(40.00 Kč)
     -49.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.77 €
(46.60 Kč)
1.71 €
(45.06 Kč)
     -3.30 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.00 €
(631.79 Kč)
13.68 €
(360.00 Kč)
     -43.02 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.81 €
(126.71 Kč)
4.29 €
(112.94 Kč)
     -10.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,750.00 €
(546,234.69 Kč)
18,993.67 €
(500,000.00 Kč)
     -8.46 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,602.17 €
(621,316.93 Kč)
19,684.28 €
(518,180.00 Kč)
     -16.60 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 142.43 €
(3,749.44 Kč)
190.55 €
(5,016.10 Kč)
     +33.78 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 €
(5.30 Kč)
0.14 €
(3.77 Kč)
     -28.81 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.26 €
(1,086.16 Kč)
19.57 €
(515.19 Kč)
     -52.57 %
Sports And Leisure
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.18 €
(1,057.81 Kč)
35.85 €
(943.81 Kč)
     -10.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.77 €
(309.78 Kč)
12.71 €
(334.48 Kč)
     +7.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 €
(236.92 Kč)
7.60 €
(200.00 Kč)
     -15.58 %
Childcare
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 438.86 €
(11,552.89 Kč)
556.81 €
(14,657.86 Kč)
     +26.88 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,859.09 €
(206,887.14 Kč)
9,910.69 €
(260,894.71 Kč)
     +26.10 %
Clothing And Shoes
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.42 €
(1,906.45 Kč)
69.02 €
(1,817.01 Kč)
     -4.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.87 €
(760.03 Kč)
34.93 €
(919.63 Kč)
     +21.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.44 €
(2,038.47 Kč)
76.88 €
(2,023.72 Kč)
     -0.72 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 89.94 €
(2,367.62 Kč)
95.68 €
(2,518.71 Kč)
     +6.38 %
Rent Per Month
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 905.56 €
(23,838.59 Kč)
707.13 €
(18,614.86 Kč)
     -21.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 670.26 €
(17,644.39 Kč)
549.40 €
(14,462.59 Kč)
     -18.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,618.36 €
(42,602.72 Kč)
1,206.32 €
(31,755.79 Kč)
     -25.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,108.55 €
(29,181.98 Kč)
862.66 €
(22,709.13 Kč)
     -22.18 %
Buy Apartment Price
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 478.78 €
(12,603.61 Kč)
482.82 €
(12,710.03 Kč)
     +0.84 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 284.51 €
(7,489.57 Kč)
327.02 €
(8,608.76 Kč)
     +14.94 %
Salaries And Financing
Madrid Edit Prague Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,611.64 €
(42,425.61 Kč)
1,250.81 €
(32,926.95 Kč)
     -22.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.18 2.44      +11.86 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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