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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Berlin are 16.63% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 33.34% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 54.45% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 31.53% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 10.88% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 12.74% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.91 €)
7.98 £
(9.00 €)
     -46.79 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(56.38 €)
35.47 £
(40.00 €)
     -29.05 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.77 €)
6.21 £
(7.00 €)
     +3.47 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.64 €)
3.10 £
(3.50 €)
     -37.92 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.07 €)
3.10 £
(3.50 €)
     -31.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £
(3.07 €)
2.42 £
(2.73 €)
     -11.25 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.31 £
(1.48 €)
1.84 £
(2.08 €)
     +39.97 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 £
(1.13 €)
1.50 £
(1.69 €)
     +49.75 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.51 £
(3.96 €)
2.84 £
(3.20 €)
     -19.17 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 £
(1.13 €)
1.08 £
(1.22 €)
     +7.86 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.77 £
(0.87 €)
0.67 £
(0.75 €)
     -13.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.15 £
(2.43 €)
1.76 £
(1.99 €)
     -18.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.22 £
(3.63 €)
3.39 £
(3.82 €)
     +5.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.05 £
(3.44 €)
3.18 £
(3.59 €)
     +4.29 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.24 £
(4.78 €)
4.94 £
(5.57 €)
     +16.53 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 £
(1.14 €)
0.94 £
(1.06 €)
     -7.49 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.56 €)
0.61 £
(0.69 €)
     +22.68 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 £
(1.09 €)
0.93 £
(1.05 €)
     -4.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(1.22 €)
1.00 £
(1.12 €)
     -7.65 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(0.63 €)
0.49 £
(0.55 €)
     -12.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.59 €)
0.51 £
(0.58 €)
     -1.82 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.81 £
(0.91 €)
0.88 £
(0.99 €)
     +8.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 £
(1.13 €)
0.46 £
(0.52 €)
     -53.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.02 €)
4.43 £
(5.00 €)
     -44.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.56 £
(1.76 €)
0.74 £
(0.83 €)
     -52.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 £
(2.42 €)
1.04 £
(1.17 €)
     -51.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.40 €)
5.68 £
(6.40 €)
     -48.40 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.82 €)
2.48 £
(2.80 €)
     -0.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140.00 £
(157.86 €)
71.84 £
(81.00 €)
     -48.69 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.64 €)
3.46 £
(3.90 €)
     -30.82 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.66 £
(5.26 €)
2.85 £
(3.22 €)
     -38.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(45.10 €)
26.61 £
(30.00 €)
     -33.49 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.91 £
(5.54 €)
4.74 £
(5.34 €)
     -3.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,959.50 £
(22,505.72 €)
16,850.41 £
(19,000.00 €)
     -15.58 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,953.70 £
(23,626.75 €)
16,746.94 £
(18,883.33 €)
     -20.08 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.34 £
(172.91 €)
223.56 £
(252.08 €)
     +45.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(0.13 €)
0.08 £
(0.09 €)
     -27.37 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.36 £
(36.49 €)
28.15 £
(31.74 €)
     -13.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.03 £
(50.77 €)
22.01 £
(24.82 €)
     -51.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.28 £
(12.71 €)
15.41 £
(17.38 €)
     +36.67 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(14.66 €)
9.76 £
(11.00 €)
     -24.96 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,242.17 £
(1,400.63 €)
165.45 £
(186.56 €)
     -86.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,345.75 £
(18,430.97 €)
9,235.60 £
(10,413.78 €)
     -43.50 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.11 £
(72.29 €)
67.46 £
(76.07 €)
     +5.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.35 £
(34.22 €)
27.54 £
(31.06 €)
     -9.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.12 £
(76.81 €)
76.36 £
(86.10 €)
     +12.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.00 £
(91.33 €)
91.40 £
(103.06 €)
     +12.83 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,727.00 £
(1,947.31 €)
774.10 £
(872.85 €)
     -55.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,238.44 £
(1,396.42 €)
578.48 £
(652.28 €)
     -53.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,304.78 £
(3,726.37 €)
1,428.13 £
(1,610.32 €)
     -56.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,035.19 £
(2,294.81 €)
978.68 £
(1,103.53 €)
     -51.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,243.97 £
(1,402.66 €)
436.42 £
(492.09 €)
     -64.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 719.09 £
(810.82 €)
298.96 £
(337.10 €)
     -58.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,491.78 £
(2,809.66 €)
1,872.58 £
(2,111.46 €)
     -24.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 1.95      -39.62 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:730529
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP