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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Berlin are 17.41% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 32.62% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 52.18% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 33.72% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 9.87% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 23.11% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.61 €)
7.22 £
(8.00 €)
     -51.84 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(55.37 €)
36.12 £
(40.00 €)
     -27.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.64 €)
6.46 £
(7.15 €)
     +7.61 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.54 €)
3.16 £
(3.50 €)
     -36.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(4.98 €)
3.16 £
(3.50 €)
     -29.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(3.04 €)
2.41 £
(2.67 €)
     -12.09 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.42 £
(1.57 €)
1.90 £
(2.10 €)
     +33.91 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.07 £
(1.19 €)
1.50 £
(1.66 €)
     +40.06 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.67 £
(4.06 €)
2.68 £
(2.96 €)
     -27.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.99 £
(1.10 €)
1.06 £
(1.17 €)
     +6.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 £
(0.68 €)
0.73 £
(0.81 €)
     +19.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.03 £
(2.25 €)
1.74 £
(1.93 €)
     -14.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.12 £
(3.46 €)
3.39 £
(3.76 €)
     +8.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 £
(3.13 €)
3.09 £
(3.42 €)
     +9.17 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.21 £
(4.66 €)
4.74 £
(5.24 €)
     +12.61 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.01 €)
0.91 £
(1.01 €)
     +0.63 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.57 €)
0.58 £
(0.65 €)
     +13.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(1.07 €)
0.88 £
(0.97 €)
     -9.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.05 £
(1.16 €)
0.96 £
(1.06 €)
     -8.89 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.55 €)
0.53 £
(0.59 €)
     +7.18 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.51 €)
0.54 £
(0.60 €)
     +17.98 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(0.86 €)
0.92 £
(1.02 €)
     +17.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 £
(0.99 €)
0.46 £
(0.51 €)
     -48.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(8.86 €)
4.52 £
(5.00 €)
     -43.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.78 £
(1.97 €)
0.76 £
(0.84 €)
     -57.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 £
(2.11 €)
1.13 £
(1.25 €)
     -40.72 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.18 €)
5.78 £
(6.40 €)
     -47.46 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.77 €)
2.53 £
(2.80 €)
     +1.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(166.11 €)
73.15 £
(81.00 €)
     -51.24 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.54 €)
3.52 £
(3.90 €)
     -29.56 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(5.35 €)
2.91 £
(3.22 €)
     -39.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(55.37 €)
27.09 £
(30.00 €)
     -45.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(5.43 €)
4.92 £
(5.45 €)
     +0.40 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(22,147.63 €)
17,627.17 £
(19,520.00 €)
     -11.86 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,844.79 £
(24,190.52 €)
18,366.01 £
(20,338.18 €)
     -15.92 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.16 £
(186.21 €)
222.63 £
(246.53 €)
     +32.39 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.13 €)
0.09 £
(0.10 €)
     -28.73 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.79 £
(35.20 €)
27.99 £
(30.99 €)
     -11.95 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.46 £
(45.91 €)
24.02 £
(26.60 €)
     -42.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.61 £
(12.86 €)
17.00 £
(18.83 €)
     +46.41 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(14.40 €)
9.75 £
(10.80 €)
     -24.98 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,281.80 £
(1,419.44 €)
173.98 £
(192.67 €)
     -86.43 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,250.00 £
(19,102.33 €)
7,034.99 £
(7,790.42 €)
     -59.22 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.00 £
(74.19 €)
71.27 £
(78.92 €)
     +6.37 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.53 £
(34.92 €)
27.59 £
(30.56 €)
     -12.49 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.59 £
(75.95 €)
73.55 £
(81.44 €)
     +7.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.97 £
(86.34 €)
92.54 £
(102.48 €)
     +18.68 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,702.48 £
(1,885.30 €)
780.99 £
(864.86 €)
     -54.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,208.72 £
(1,338.51 €)
578.83 £
(640.99 €)
     -52.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,245.96 £
(3,594.51 €)
1,512.04 £
(1,674.41 €)
     -53.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,003.24 £
(2,218.35 €)
1,044.69 £
(1,156.88 €)
     -47.85 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,198.76 £
(1,327.49 €)
494.26 £
(547.33 €)
     -58.77 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 679.24 £
(752.18 €)
325.19 £
(360.10 €)
     -52.12 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,317.59 £
(2,566.46 €)
1,922.42 £
(2,128.85 €)
     -17.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.20 1.90      -40.66 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:714581
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP