Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 37.00% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 45.90% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 57.44% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 45.16% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 33.43% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 44.89% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.25 €)
7.83 £
(9.00 €)
     -47.82 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(68.99 €)
31.31 £
(36.00 €)
     -47.82 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.90 €)
5.65 £
(6.50 €)
     -5.78 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.75 €)
1.74 £
(2.00 €)
     -65.21 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.61 £
(5.30 €)
2.61 £
(3.00 €)
     -43.36 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.89 £
(3.32 €)
1.44 £
(1.66 €)
     -50.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 £
(1.70 €)
1.22 £
(1.40 €)
     -17.37 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 £
(1.28 €)
0.96 £
(1.11 €)
     -13.39 %
Markets
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £
(4.11 €)
2.23 £
(2.56 €)
     -37.68 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.89 £
(1.03 €)
0.92 £
(1.06 €)
     +2.97 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.69 £
(0.79 €)
0.37 £
(0.42 €)
     -46.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.18 £
(2.51 €)
1.67 £
(1.92 €)
     -23.51 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.90 £
(3.33 €)
2.82 £
(3.25 €)
     -2.59 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.82 £
(3.24 €)
1.95 £
(2.24 €)
     -30.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.52 £
(5.20 €)
4.05 £
(4.66 €)
     -10.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 £
(1.15 €)
0.61 £
(0.70 €)
     -39.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.60 €)
0.40 £
(0.46 €)
     -22.42 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.05 €)
0.51 £
(0.58 €)
     -44.57 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.17 £
(1.34 €)
0.59 £
(0.68 €)
     -49.32 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(0.65 €)
0.38 £
(0.43 €)
     -32.80 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.59 €)
0.41 £
(0.47 €)
     -20.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(0.90 €)
0.86 £
(0.99 €)
     +10.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.85 £
(0.98 €)
0.47 £
(0.54 €)
     -44.65 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.20 €)
3.48 £
(4.00 €)
     -56.51 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.81 £
(2.08 €)
0.96 £
(1.10 €)
     -47.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 £
(2.29 €)
1.97 £
(2.27 €)
     -0.80 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.20 £
(14.03 €)
4.44 £
(5.10 €)
     -63.64 %
Transportation
London Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.22 €)
1.48 £
(1.70 €)
     -47.19 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 158.00 £
(181.66 €)
34.79 £
(40.00 €)
     -77.98 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.45 €)
2.83 £
(3.25 €)
     -5.78 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(3.15 €)
0.66 £
(0.76 €)
     -75.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(33.11 €)
13.05 £
(15.00 €)
     -54.70 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.52 £
(5.19 €)
5.02 £
(5.78 €)
     +11.21 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,017.50 £
(26,464.95 €)
22,707.92 £
(26,109.00 €)
     -1.34 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,836.61 £
(26,256.96 €)
23,697.88 £
(27,247.23 €)
     +3.77 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 181.25 £
(208.39 €)
99.39 £
(114.28 €)
     -45.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.15 €)
0.16 £
(0.18 €)
     +26.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.66 £
(36.40 €)
28.54 £
(32.82 €)
     -9.83 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.23 £
(52.00 €)
27.50 £
(31.61 €)
     -39.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.73 £
(12.34 €)
11.26 £
(12.94 €)
     +4.92 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.25 £
(15.23 €)
6.13 £
(7.05 €)
     -53.72 %
Childcare
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,439.72 £
(1,655.35 €)
365.98 £
(420.80 €)
     -74.58 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,856.00 £
(20,530.38 €)
7,088.69 £
(8,150.40 €)
     -60.30 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 59.53 £
(68.45 €)
67.51 £
(77.62 €)
     +13.41 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.53 £
(33.96 €)
24.87 £
(28.59 €)
     -15.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.80 £
(80.25 €)
59.50 £
(68.41 €)
     -14.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 82.22 £
(94.54 €)
67.18 £
(77.24 €)
     -18.30 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,704.16 £
(1,959.40 €)
736.15 £
(846.41 €)
     -56.80 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,257.08 £
(1,445.36 €)
570.53 £
(655.98 €)
     -54.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,320.59 £
(3,817.93 €)
1,322.96 £
(1,521.11 €)
     -60.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,048.82 £
(2,355.68 €)
916.57 £
(1,053.85 €)
     -55.26 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,013.68 £
(1,165.50 €)
363.67 £
(418.13 €)
     -64.12 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 518.08 £
(595.67 €)
211.92 £
(243.65 €)
     -59.10 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,968.86 £
(3,413.52 €)
885.18 £
(1,017.75 €)
     -70.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.59 2.18      -16.02 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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