Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Frankfurt 

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Consumer Prices in Frankfurt are 17.14% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Frankfurt are 29.73% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Frankfurt are 46.32% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Frankfurt are 28.34% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Frankfurt are 17.27% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Frankfurt is 25.80% higher than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Frankfurt Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.48 €)
8.58 £
(10.00 €)
     -42.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(69.92 €)
42.90 £
(50.00 €)
     -28.49 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.99 €)
6.86 £
(8.00 €)
     +14.41 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.83 €)
3.43 £
(4.00 €)
     -31.35 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(5.83 €)
3.43 £
(4.00 €)
     -31.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.96 £
(3.45 €)
2.48 £
(2.89 €)
     -16.30 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.44 £
(1.68 €)
2.40 £
(2.80 €)
     +66.58 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 £
(1.33 €)
2.11 £
(2.46 €)
     +84.06 %
Markets
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £
(4.16 €)
3.26 £
(3.80 €)
     -8.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.94 £
(1.09 €)
1.00 £
(1.16 €)
     +6.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.70 £
(0.82 €)
0.71 £
(0.83 €)
     +1.56 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.24 £
(2.61 €)
2.23 £
(2.60 €)
     -0.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.07 £
(3.58 €)
3.37 £
(3.93 €)
     +9.59 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.77 £
(3.22 €)
2.30 £
(2.69 €)
     -16.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.85 £
(5.66 €)
3.96 £
(4.62 €)
     -18.43 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 £
(1.15 €)
1.01 £
(1.18 €)
     +2.75 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.56 €)
0.66 £
(0.77 €)
     +39.01 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.89 £
(1.04 €)
0.91 £
(1.06 €)
     +2.01 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.12 £
(1.30 €)
0.67 £
(0.78 €)
     -40.08 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.60 €)
0.66 £
(0.77 €)
     +28.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.62 €)
0.60 £
(0.70 €)
     +11.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(0.90 €)
1.50 £
(1.75 €)
     +94.05 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.98 £
(1.15 €)
0.47 £
(0.55 €)
     -52.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.32 €)
4.29 £
(5.00 €)
     -46.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.87 £
(2.18 €)
0.60 £
(0.70 €)
     -68.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 £
(2.50 €)
1.17 £
(1.36 €)
     -45.62 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(15.15 €)
6.01 £
(7.00 €)
     -53.80 %
Transportation
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.26 €)
2.36 £
(2.75 €)
     -15.72 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 162.00 £
(188.79 €)
78.77 £
(91.80 €)
     -51.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.50 €)
3.00 £
(3.50 €)
     +0.11 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(3.19 €)
2.76 £
(3.22 €)
     +0.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(33.56 €)
28.32 £
(33.00 €)
     -1.68 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.81 £
(5.61 €)
4.55 £
(5.30 €)
     -5.50 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,300.00 £
(27,153.84 €)
21,451.42 £
(24,999.50 €)
     -7.93 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,482.47 £
(27,366.49 €)
20,775.19 £
(24,211.43 €)
     -11.53 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 185.46 £
(216.13 €)
240.10 £
(279.81 €)
     +29.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.16 €)
0.09 £
(0.11 €)
     -30.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.19 £
(37.51 €)
29.48 £
(34.36 €)
     -8.40 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.03 £
(53.64 €)
35.36 £
(41.21 €)
     -23.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.50 £
(11.07 €)
17.92 £
(20.89 €)
     +88.68 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.47 £
(16.87 €)
10.30 £
(12.00 €)
     -28.86 %
Childcare
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,409.04 £
(1,642.09 €)
491.36 £
(572.64 €)
     -65.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,995.24 £
(20,971.67 €)
9,536.88 £
(11,114.29 €)
     -47.00 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.00 £
(65.26 €)
66.77 £
(77.81 €)
     +19.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.83 £
(33.60 €)
33.64 £
(39.21 €)
     +16.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.73 £
(88.26 €)
65.80 £
(76.68 €)
     -13.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.38 £
(105.33 €)
97.21 £
(113.29 €)
     +7.55 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,695.20 £
(1,975.58 €)
886.57 £
(1,033.21 €)
     -47.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,290.17 £
(1,503.56 €)
702.84 £
(819.09 €)
     -45.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,236.36 £
(3,771.66 €)
1,695.67 £
(1,976.14 €)
     -47.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,152.00 £
(2,507.94 €)
1,212.19 £
(1,412.69 €)
     -43.67 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,117.76 £
(1,302.63 €)
660.99 £
(770.31 €)
     -40.86 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 540.13 £
(629.46 €)
509.03 £
(593.22 €)
     -5.76 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Frankfurt Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,055.41 £
(3,560.77 €)
2,701.02 £
(3,147.77 €)
     -11.60 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.54 1.83      -27.83 %
Last update: September 2021September 2021
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