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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 16.86% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 33.24% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 54.46% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 34.66% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 9.64% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 13.01% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.76 €)
7.16 £
(8.00 €)
     -52.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(55.87 €)
35.80 £
(40.00 €)
     -28.40 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.70 €)
6.26 £
(7.00 €)
     +4.41 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.59 €)
3.13 £
(3.50 €)
     -37.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.03 €)
2.68 £
(3.00 €)
     -40.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(3.06 €)
2.41 £
(2.70 €)
     -11.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(1.40 €)
1.69 £
(1.88 €)
     +34.56 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.08 €)
1.40 £
(1.57 €)
     +44.49 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 £
(3.90 €)
2.68 £
(3.00 €)
     -23.17 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.98 £
(1.10 €)
1.04 £
(1.16 €)
     +5.55 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.75 £
(0.83 €)
0.71 £
(0.79 €)
     -5.15 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.10 £
(2.34 €)
1.55 £
(1.73 €)
     -26.30 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.92 £
(3.26 €)
3.54 £
(3.96 €)
     +21.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.14 £
(3.51 €)
2.85 £
(3.18 €)
     -9.34 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.82 £
(4.27 €)
4.79 £
(5.35 €)
     +25.16 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.02 €)
0.93 £
(1.03 €)
     +1.90 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.55 €)
0.63 £
(0.71 €)
     +28.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 £
(1.03 €)
0.92 £
(1.03 €)
     -0.82 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.04 £
(1.16 €)
1.02 £
(1.14 €)
     -1.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.58 €)
0.55 £
(0.61 €)
     +4.59 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.57 €)
0.48 £
(0.54 €)
     -6.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.84 £
(0.93 €)
0.89 £
(0.99 €)
     +6.10 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.93 £
(1.04 €)
0.34 £
(0.38 €)
     -63.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(8.94 €)
4.47 £
(5.00 €)
     -44.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 £
(1.91 €)
0.69 £
(0.77 €)
     -59.97 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.05 £
(2.29 €)
1.01 £
(1.12 €)
     -50.80 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.80 £
(12.07 €)
5.64 £
(6.30 €)
     -47.79 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.79 €)
2.51 £
(2.80 €)
     +0.24 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.50 £
(148.05 €)
72.49 £
(81.00 €)
     -45.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(4.47 €)
3.49 £
(3.90 €)
     -12.74 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 £
(7.19 €)
2.88 £
(3.22 €)
     -55.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.50 £
(41.90 €)
26.85 £
(30.00 €)
     -28.40 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(5.24 €)
4.61 £
(5.15 €)
     -1.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(22,346.93 €)
17,004.57 £
(19,000.00 €)
     -14.98 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,075.29 £
(23,548.39 €)
16,817.19 £
(18,790.62 €)
     -20.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 144.84 £
(161.84 €)
213.76 £
(238.84 €)
     +47.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £
(0.11 €)
0.08 £
(0.09 €)
     -15.28 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.99 £
(34.63 €)
27.55 £
(30.78 €)
     -11.10 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.61 £
(52.08 €)
22.36 £
(24.98 €)
     -52.04 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.43 £
(11.65 €)
15.10 £
(16.87 €)
     +44.75 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(13.41 €)
9.84 £
(11.00 €)
     -17.96 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,212.41 £
(1,354.68 €)
183.47 £
(205.00 €)
     -84.87 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,447.37 £
(18,377.41 €)
9,770.60 £
(10,917.14 €)
     -40.59 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.23 £
(69.53 €)
67.96 £
(75.93 €)
     +9.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.91 £
(35.66 €)
28.41 £
(31.74 €)
     -10.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.23 £
(76.24 €)
77.24 £
(86.30 €)
     +13.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.84 £
(90.32 €)
91.88 £
(102.66 €)
     +13.66 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,645.22 £
(1,838.28 €)
719.36 £
(803.78 €)
     -56.28 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,178.98 £
(1,317.33 €)
517.17 £
(577.86 €)
     -56.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,072.55 £
(3,433.10 €)
1,395.82 £
(1,559.62 €)
     -54.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,011.25 £
(2,247.26 €)
968.85 £
(1,082.54 €)
     -51.83 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,242.49 £
(1,388.29 €)
434.12 £
(485.06 €)
     -65.06 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 702.95 £
(785.44 €)
291.34 £
(325.53 €)
     -58.55 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,448.77 £
(2,736.13 €)
1,847.65 £
(2,064.46 €)
     -24.55 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.25 1.94      -40.28 %
Last update: August 2018August 2018
Contributors:786500
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP