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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 20.64% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 36.20% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 55.73% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 36.58% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 13.66% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 51.38% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.31 €)
6.93 £
(8.00 €)
     -53.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(57.71 €)
34.65 £
(40.00 €)
     -30.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.93 €)
6.06 £
(7.00 €)
     +1.07 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.77 €)
3.03 £
(3.50 €)
     -39.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.19 €)
3.03 £
(3.50 €)
     -32.62 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.75 £
(3.17 €)
2.36 £
(2.73 €)
     -14.09 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £
(1.53 €)
1.85 £
(2.14 €)
     +39.76 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.01 £
(1.16 €)
1.49 £
(1.72 €)
     +48.20 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.56 £
(4.11 €)
2.68 £
(3.09 €)
     -24.74 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.98 £
(1.13 €)
1.10 £
(1.27 €)
     +12.43 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.65 £
(0.75 €)
0.72 £
(0.83 €)
     +9.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.09 £
(2.41 €)
1.69 £
(1.96 €)
     -18.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.97 £
(3.43 €)
3.12 £
(3.60 €)
     +5.14 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.85 £
(3.28 €)
3.01 £
(3.47 €)
     +5.67 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.08 £
(4.71 €)
4.57 £
(5.28 €)
     +12.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.93 £
(1.07 €)
0.90 £
(1.03 €)
     -3.67 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 £
(0.62 €)
0.59 £
(0.68 €)
     +9.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.06 €)
0.82 £
(0.94 €)
     -11.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(1.24 €)
0.93 £
(1.07 €)
     -13.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(0.63 €)
0.46 £
(0.53 €)
     -15.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.55 €)
0.50 £
(0.58 €)
     +6.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.82 £
(0.95 €)
0.88 £
(1.01 €)
     +7.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 £
(1.06 €)
0.45 £
(0.52 €)
     -50.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.23 €)
4.33 £
(5.00 €)
     -45.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.55 £
(1.79 €)
0.72 £
(0.84 €)
     -53.36 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 £
(2.43 €)
1.05 £
(1.22 €)
     -50.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.70 €)
5.54 £
(6.40 €)
     -49.59 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.89 €)
2.43 £
(2.80 €)
     -2.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(173.14 €)
70.17 £
(81.00 €)
     -53.22 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.77 €)
3.38 £
(3.90 €)
     -32.43 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(5.57 €)
2.79 £
(3.22 €)
     -42.24 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(46.17 €)
25.99 £
(30.00 €)
     -35.02 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(5.66 €)
4.67 £
(5.39 €)
     -4.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,225.00 £
(22,191.09 €)
16,720.33 £
(19,300.00 €)
     -13.03 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,878.08 £
(24,099.22 €)
16,916.70 £
(19,526.67 €)
     -18.97 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.42 £
(181.71 €)
212.16 £
(244.89 €)
     +34.77 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.13 €)
0.08 £
(0.09 €)
     -30.03 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.12 £
(37.07 €)
26.87 £
(31.01 €)
     -16.34 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.46 £
(52.47 €)
21.67 £
(25.01 €)
     -52.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.53 £
(12.15 €)
15.43 £
(17.81 €)
     +46.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(14.43 €)
9.53 £
(11.00 €)
     -23.76 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,283.32 £
(1,481.31 €)
173.65 £
(200.44 €)
     -86.47 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,862.89 £
(19,464.55 €)
6,608.36 £
(7,627.92 €)
     -60.81 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.38 £
(75.47 €)
67.56 £
(77.98 €)
     +3.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.84 £
(35.60 €)
26.60 £
(30.70 €)
     -13.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.51 £
(79.08 €)
74.77 £
(86.30 €)
     +9.13 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.92 £
(91.09 €)
90.40 £
(104.35 €)
     +14.55 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,749.23 £
(2,019.11 €)
748.73 £
(864.24 €)
     -57.20 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,231.87 £
(1,421.92 €)
565.70 £
(652.98 €)
     -54.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,312.13 £
(3,823.14 €)
1,395.96 £
(1,611.33 €)
     -57.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,995.05 £
(2,302.85 €)
991.77 £
(1,144.78 €)
     -50.29 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,227.86 £
(1,417.30 €)
444.74 £
(513.36 €)
     -63.78 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 666.32 £
(769.12 €)
297.88 £
(343.83 €)
     -55.30 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,955.84 £
(2,257.59 €)
1,888.92 £
(2,180.35 €)
     -3.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.16 1.91      -39.42 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:750554
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP