Cost of Living Comparison Between Zurich and Dublin 

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Consumer Prices in Dublin are 40.18% lower than in Zurich (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dublin are 30.08% lower than in Zurich
Rent Prices in Dublin are 8.11% lower than in Zurich
Restaurant Prices in Dublin are 37.50% lower than in Zurich
Groceries Prices in Dublin are 52.06% lower than in Zurich
Local Purchasing Power in Dublin is 37.18% lower than in Zurich
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Restaurants
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Fr.
(25.00 €)
16.00 Fr.
(16.00 €)
     -35.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 Fr.
(119.98 €)
70.01 Fr.
(70.00 €)
     -41.66 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 Fr.
(15.00 €)
9.50 Fr.
(9.50 €)
     -36.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 Fr.
(7.00 €)
6.00 Fr.
(6.00 €)
     -14.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 Fr.
(7.00 €)
6.00 Fr.
(6.00 €)
     -14.27 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.14 Fr.
(5.14 €)
3.59 Fr.
(3.59 €)
     -30.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.52 Fr.
(4.52 €)
2.06 Fr.
(2.06 €)
     -54.50 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.38 Fr.
(4.37 €)
1.63 Fr.
(1.63 €)
     -62.72 %
Markets
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.59 Fr.
(6.59 €)
4.11 Fr.
(4.11 €)
     -37.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.72 Fr.
(2.72 €)
1.46 Fr.
(1.46 €)
     -46.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.47 Fr.
(1.47 €)
0.55 Fr.
(0.55 €)
     -62.47 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.07 Fr.
(6.07 €)
3.12 Fr.
(3.11 €)
     -48.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.48 Fr.
(12.47 €)
3.58 Fr.
(3.58 €)
     -71.34 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 12.64 Fr.
(12.64 €)
4.15 Fr.
(4.15 €)
     -67.18 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 22.30 Fr.
(22.29 €)
4.69 Fr.
(4.69 €)
     -78.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.66 Fr.
(1.66 €)
1.17 Fr.
(1.17 €)
     -29.62 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.22 Fr.
(1.22 €)
0.75 Fr.
(0.75 €)
     -38.50 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.33 Fr.
(1.33 €)
1.01 Fr.
(1.01 €)
     -24.16 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.08 Fr.
(2.08 €)
1.34 Fr.
(1.34 €)
     -35.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.05 Fr.
(1.05 €)
0.74 Fr.
(0.74 €)
     -29.30 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.05 Fr.
(1.05 €)
0.49 Fr.
(0.49 €)
     -53.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 Fr.
(2.33 €)
1.01 Fr.
(1.01 €)
     -56.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.30 Fr.
(1.30 €)
1.32 Fr.
(1.32 €)
     +1.40 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 Fr.
(14.00 €)
12.00 Fr.
(12.00 €)
     -14.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.03 Fr.
(2.03 €)
2.99 Fr.
(2.99 €)
     +47.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.67 Fr.
(2.67 €)
2.99 Fr.
(2.99 €)
     +11.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.60 Fr.
(8.60 €)
15.00 Fr.
(15.00 €)
     +74.45 %
Transportation
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 Fr.
(4.40 €)
2.50 Fr.
(2.50 €)
     -43.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 Fr.
(84.99 €)
120.02 Fr.
(120.00 €)
     +41.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.25 Fr.
(6.25 €)
4.00 Fr.
(4.00 €)
     -35.99 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 Fr.
(8.05 €)
2.41 Fr.
(2.41 €)
     -69.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 79.90 Fr.
(79.89 €)
25.50 Fr.
(25.50 €)
     -68.08 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.86 Fr.
(7.86 €)
7.25 Fr.
(7.25 €)
     -7.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,150.00 Fr.
(31,144.51 €)
29,005.11 Fr.
(29,000.00 €)
     -6.89 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,664.41 Fr.
(30,659.00 €)
28,919.25 Fr.
(28,914.16 €)
     -5.69 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 248.35 Fr.
(248.31 €)
194.76 Fr.
(194.72 €)
     -21.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 Fr.
(0.25 €)
0.33 Fr.
(0.33 €)
     +33.84 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.66 Fr.
(48.65 €)
54.18 Fr.
(54.17 €)
     +11.33 %
Sports And Leisure
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 87.35 Fr.
(87.33 €)
45.98 Fr.
(45.98 €)
     -47.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 37.83 Fr.
(37.83 €)
14.94 Fr.
(14.93 €)
     -60.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 Fr.
(20.00 €)
12.00 Fr.
(12.00 €)
     -39.99 %
Childcare
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,787.50 Fr.
(2,787.01 €)
1,197.94 Fr.
(1,197.73 €)
     -57.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 29,311.11 Fr.
(29,305.95 €)
8,927.73 Fr.
(8,926.15 €)
     -69.54 %
Clothing And Shoes
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.47 Fr.
(96.45 €)
78.70 Fr.
(78.69 €)
     -18.42 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 49.94 Fr.
(49.93 €)
33.77 Fr.
(33.76 €)
     -32.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.00 Fr.
(107.98 €)
84.08 Fr.
(84.07 €)
     -22.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 174.56 Fr.
(174.53 €)
97.82 Fr.
(97.80 €)
     -43.96 %
Rent Per Month
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,940.15 Fr.
(1,939.81 €)
1,845.74 Fr.
(1,845.42 €)
     -4.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,484.52 Fr.
(1,484.25 €)
1,562.76 Fr.
(1,562.49 €)
     +5.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,715.15 Fr.
(3,714.50 €)
3,114.83 Fr.
(3,114.29 €)
     -16.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,664.29 Fr.
(2,663.82 €)
2,485.26 Fr.
(2,484.82 €)
     -6.72 %
Buy Apartment Price
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,550.27 Fr.
(1,550.00 €)
697.34 Fr.
(697.21 €)
     -55.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 942.07 Fr.
(941.91 €)
410.81 Fr.
(410.74 €)
     -56.39 %
Salaries And Financing
Zurich Edit Dublin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,843.12 Fr.
(6,841.92 €)
3,005.69 Fr.
(3,005.16 €)
     -56.08 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.39 3.31      +138.51 %
Last update: July 2022July 2022
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