Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Frankfurt 

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Consumer Prices in Frankfurt are 18.4% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Frankfurt are 34.9% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Frankfurt are 55.4% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Frankfurt are 21.3% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Frankfurt are 8.6% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Frankfurt is 47.1% higher than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Frankfurt Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 19.00 £
(22.23 €)
14.96 £
(17.50 €)
     -21.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 £
(93.59 €)
59.84 £
(70.00 €)
     -25.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 £
(9.36 €)
7.69 £
(9.00 €)
     -3.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 £
(7.60 €)
4.27 £
(5.00 €)
     -34.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.50 £
(6.43 €)
3.42 £
(4.00 €)
     -37.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.62 £
(4.23 €)
2.97 £
(3.47 €)
     -17.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.94 £
(2.27 €)
2.34 £
(2.73 €)
     +20.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.64 £
(1.91 €)
2.20 £
(2.57 €)
     +34.2 %
Markets
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.93 £
(5.77 €)
3.65 £
(4.27 €)
     -26.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.40 £
(1.64 €)
1.57 £
(1.83 €)
     +11.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.05 €)
1.07 £
(1.25 €)
     +18.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.30 £
(3.86 €)
2.93 £
(3.43 €)
     -11.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.48 £
(4.07 €)
4.85 £
(5.68 €)
     +39.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.48 £
(4.07 €)
5.23 £
(6.11 €)
     +50.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.82 £
(6.81 €)
6.03 £
(7.05 €)
     +3.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.11 £
(1.30 €)
1.01 £
(1.18 €)
     -9.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.67 €)
0.54 £
(0.63 €)
     -5.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.19 £
(1.39 €)
0.79 £
(0.93 €)
     -33.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.38 £
(1.61 €)
1.25 £
(1.46 €)
     -9.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.67 €)
0.55 £
(0.64 €)
     -3.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.62 €)
0.60 £
(0.70 €)
     +12.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.93 £
(1.09 €)
1.56 £
(1.82 €)
     +67.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.27 £
(1.48 €)
0.66 £
(0.77 €)
     -48.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 £
(10.53 €)
5.12 £
(5.99 €)
     -43.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.08 £
(2.43 €)
0.74 £
(0.86 €)
     -64.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.44 £
(2.85 €)
1.30 £
(1.52 €)
     -46.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £
(17.55 €)
7.01 £
(8.20 €)
     -53.3 %
Transportation
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.85 £
(3.33 €)
2.91 £
(3.40 €)
     +2.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 £
(233.97 €)
41.89 £
(49.00 €)
     -79.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(4.68 €)
3.42 £
(4.00 €)
     -14.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.13 £
(3.67 €)
3.30 £
(3.86 €)
     +5.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £
(35.09 €)
25.64 £
(30.00 €)
     -14.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.74 £
(6.71 €)
5.69 £
(6.66 €)
     -0.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,560.00 £
(31,070.62 €)
23,234.20 £
(27,180.00 €)
     -12.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,251.33 £
(30,709.53 €)
21,191.16 £
(24,790.00 €)
     -19.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 287.04 £
(335.78 €)
248.59 £
(290.81 €)
     -13.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.22 £
(17.81 €)
17.58 £
(20.57 €)
     +15.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.12 £
(36.41 €)
36.67 £
(42.90 €)
     +17.8 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.26 £
(55.29 €)
37.69 £
(44.09 €)
     -20.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.66 £
(15.98 €)
13.57 £
(15.88 €)
     -0.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 £
(17.55 €)
11.11 £
(13.00 €)
     -25.9 %
Childcare
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,840.34 £
(2,152.88 €)
393.22 £
(460.00 €)
     -78.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,054.76 £
(23,460.61 €)
11,568.66 £
(13,533.33 €)
     -42.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.05 £
(97.15 €)
57.62 £
(67.41 €)
     -30.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.97 £
(46.75 €)
25.31 £
(29.61 €)
     -36.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.11 £
(104.24 €)
70.01 £
(81.90 €)
     -21.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.33 £
(112.69 €)
95.56 £
(111.79 €)
     -0.8 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,245.83 £
(2,627.24 €)
1,052.39 £
(1,231.12 €)
     -53.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,628.00 £
(1,904.48 €)
723.53 £
(846.40 €)
     -55.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,284.52 £
(5,012.15 €)
1,860.73 £
(2,176.73 €)
     -56.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,892.31 £
(3,383.50 €)
1,299.73 £
(1,520.45 €)
     -55.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,311.20 £
(1,533.88 €)
595.30 £
(696.40 €)
     -54.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 716.48 £
(838.16 €)
352.09 £
(411.89 €)
     -50.9 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,179.04 £
(3,718.93 €)
3,042.34 £
(3,559.01 €)
     -4.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.57 3.84      -31.0 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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