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Cost of Living Comparison Between Zurich and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 35.39% lower than in Zurich
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 20.35% lower than in Zurich
Rent Prices in London are 12.82% higher than in Zurich
Restaurant Prices in London are 26.43% lower than in Zurich
Groceries Prices in London are 54.11% lower than in Zurich
Local Purchasing Power in London is 37.70% lower than in Zurich
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Restaurants Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Fr.
(19.73 £)
19.01 Fr.
(15.00 £)
     -23.97 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 Fr.
(78.91 £)
76.03 Fr.
(60.00 £)
     -23.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 14.00 Fr.
(11.05 £)
7.60 Fr.
(6.00 £)
     -45.69 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 Fr.
(5.52 £)
6.34 Fr.
(5.00 £)
     -9.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 Fr.
(4.73 £)
5.70 Fr.
(4.50 £)
     -4.96 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.04 Fr.
(3.98 £)
3.65 Fr.
(2.88 £)
     -27.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.20 Fr.
(3.31 £)
1.79 Fr.
(1.41 £)
     -57.39 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.28 Fr.
(2.59 £)
1.41 Fr.
(1.11 £)
     -56.99 %
Markets Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.38 Fr.
(5.03 £)
4.62 Fr.
(3.65 £)
     -27.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.81 Fr.
(2.22 £)
1.24 Fr.
(0.98 £)
     -55.83 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.24 Fr.
(0.98 £)
0.75 Fr.
(0.59 £)
     -39.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.76 Fr.
(4.54 £)
2.62 Fr.
(2.06 £)
     -54.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.45 Fr.
(8.25 £)
3.90 Fr.
(3.08 £)
     -62.72 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 12.14 Fr.
(9.58 £)
3.43 Fr.
(2.71 £)
     -71.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 21.25 Fr.
(16.77 £)
4.68 Fr.
(3.70 £)
     -77.96 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.80 Fr.
(1.42 £)
1.04 Fr.
(0.82 £)
     -42.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.38 Fr.
(1.09 £)
0.64 Fr.
(0.51 £)
     -53.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.96 Fr.
(1.55 £)
1.14 Fr.
(0.90 £)
     -41.80 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.81 Fr.
(1.43 £)
1.32 Fr.
(1.04 £)
     -27.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.32 Fr.
(1.05 £)
0.65 Fr.
(0.52 £)
     -50.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.29 Fr.
(1.02 £)
0.60 Fr.
(0.47 £)
     -53.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.62 Fr.
(2.07 £)
0.89 Fr.
(0.70 £)
     -65.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.21 Fr.
(0.95 £)
0.96 Fr.
(0.76 £)
     -20.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 Fr.
(9.47 £)
10.14 Fr.
(8.00 £)
     -15.52 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.91 Fr.
(1.51 £)
2.24 Fr.
(1.77 £)
     +17.50 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 Fr.
(2.13 £)
2.15 Fr.
(1.70 £)
     -20.03 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.40 Fr.
(6.63 £)
13.97 Fr.
(11.03 £)
     +66.32 %
Transportation Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 Fr.
(3.47 £)
3.17 Fr.
(2.50 £)
     -28.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 Fr.
(67.08 £)
181.81 Fr.
(143.48 £)
     +113.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 Fr.
(5.52 £)
5.07 Fr.
(4.00 £)
     -27.59 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 7.24 Fr.
(5.72 £)
5.30 Fr.
(4.18 £)
     -26.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 79.80 Fr.
(62.97 £)
44.35 Fr.
(35.00 £)
     -44.42 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.25 Fr.
(4.93 £)
6.21 Fr.
(4.90 £)
     -0.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,900.00 Fr.
(19,649.73 £)
26,535.02 Fr.
(20,940.00 £)
     +6.57 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,339.91 Fr.
(18,418.59 £)
27,857.06 Fr.
(21,983.29 £)
     +19.35 %
Utilities (Monthly) Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.17 Fr.
(140.61 £)
205.80 Fr.
(162.41 £)
     +15.51 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 Fr.
(0.22 £)
0.12 Fr.
(0.09 £)
     -59.02 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.91 Fr.
(40.97 £)
38.91 Fr.
(30.71 £)
     -25.05 %
Sports And Leisure Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 81.96 Fr.
(64.68 £)
49.58 Fr.
(39.12 £)
     -39.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.10 Fr.
(27.70 £)
14.91 Fr.
(11.76 £)
     -57.53 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 Fr.
(14.20 £)
15.21 Fr.
(12.00 £)
     -15.52 %
Childcare Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,392.09 Fr.
(1,887.70 £)
1,747.81 Fr.
(1,379.27 £)
     -26.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,797.52 Fr.
(24,303.73 £)
22,736.27 Fr.
(17,942.23 £)
     -26.17 %
Clothing And Shoes Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 113.30 Fr.
(89.41 £)
82.37 Fr.
(65.00 £)
     -27.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.92 Fr.
(40.97 £)
39.83 Fr.
(31.43 £)
     -23.28 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 119.37 Fr.
(94.20 £)
84.62 Fr.
(66.77 £)
     -29.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 180.60 Fr.
(142.52 £)
99.63 Fr.
(78.62 £)
     -44.83 %
Rent Per Month Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,847.94 Fr.
(1,458.29 £)
2,219.03 Fr.
(1,751.14 £)
     +20.08 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,367.86 Fr.
(1,079.44 £)
1,550.39 Fr.
(1,223.49 £)
     +13.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,418.78 Fr.
(2,697.92 £)
3,932.11 Fr.
(3,103.01 £)
     +15.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,491.71 Fr.
(1,966.32 £)
2,594.88 Fr.
(2,047.74 £)
     +4.14 %
Buy Apartment Price Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,170.83 Fr.
(923.96 £)
1,494.19 Fr.
(1,179.14 £)
     +27.62 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 734.86 Fr.
(579.91 £)
826.86 Fr.
(652.51 £)
     +12.52 %
Salaries And Financing Zurich[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,164.35 Fr.
(4,864.57 £)
3,058.84 Fr.
(2,413.87 £)
     -50.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.54 3.29      +114.29 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
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