Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 36.04% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 44.71% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 55.99% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 45.92% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 33.90% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 40.45% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.86 €)
7.56 £
(8.50 €)
     -49.60 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(67.46 €)
31.13 £
(35.00 €)
     -48.11 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.75 €)
5.78 £
(6.50 €)
     -3.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.62 €)
1.78 £
(2.00 €)
     -64.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(5.62 €)
2.67 £
(3.00 €)
     -46.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.95 £
(3.31 €)
1.49 £
(1.68 €)
     -49.30 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.52 £
(1.71 €)
1.21 £
(1.37 €)
     -20.17 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 £
(1.28 €)
0.98 £
(1.10 €)
     -14.48 %
Markets
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £
(4.01 €)
2.25 £
(2.53 €)
     -37.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.02 €)
0.86 £
(0.96 €)
     -5.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 £
(0.74 €)
0.37 £
(0.42 €)
     -43.65 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.17 £
(2.44 €)
1.70 £
(1.91 €)
     -21.84 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.16 £
(3.56 €)
2.80 £
(3.14 €)
     -11.60 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.77 £
(3.11 €)
1.98 £
(2.23 €)
     -28.28 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.36 £
(4.90 €)
3.58 £
(4.03 €)
     -17.76 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.03 €)
0.63 £
(0.71 €)
     -31.44 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.58 €)
0.44 £
(0.50 €)
     -14.25 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.86 £
(0.97 €)
0.51 £
(0.57 €)
     -41.28 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.17 £
(1.31 €)
0.60 £
(0.67 €)
     -49.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(0.62 €)
0.36 £
(0.40 €)
     -34.87 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.57 €)
0.41 £
(0.46 €)
     -19.55 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.83 £
(0.94 €)
0.86 £
(0.96 €)
     +2.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.90 £
(1.01 €)
0.44 £
(0.50 €)
     -51.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(8.99 €)
3.56 £
(4.00 €)
     -55.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 £
(1.99 €)
0.97 £
(1.09 €)
     -45.26 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 £
(2.25 €)
2.02 £
(2.28 €)
     +1.22 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £
(13.49 €)
4.54 £
(5.10 €)
     -62.20 %
Transportation
London Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.15 €)
1.58 £
(1.77 €)
     -43.61 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(168.64 €)
35.58 £
(40.00 €)
     -76.28 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.37 €)
2.89 £
(3.25 €)
     -3.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(3.08 €)
0.67 £
(0.76 €)
     -75.41 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(32.38 €)
13.16 £
(14.80 €)
     -54.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(5.27 €)
5.16 £
(5.80 €)
     +10.08 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,765.00 £
(25,594.22 €)
23,668.94 £
(26,610.50 €)
     +3.97 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,738.27 £
(25,564.17 €)
24,142.29 £
(27,142.68 €)
     +6.17 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176.34 £
(198.26 €)
100.53 £
(113.03 €)
     -42.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.15 €)
0.17 £
(0.19 €)
     +33.57 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.29 £
(35.18 €)
29.51 £
(33.18 €)
     -5.68 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.29 £
(49.80 €)
29.24 £
(32.87 €)
     -33.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.11 £
(12.49 €)
11.97 £
(13.46 €)
     +7.78 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(14.05 €)
6.23 £
(7.00 €)
     -50.19 %
Childcare
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,452.59 £
(1,633.12 €)
370.24 £
(416.25 €)
     -74.51 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,145.45 £
(20,400.56 €)
7,421.18 £
(8,343.48 €)
     -59.10 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.51 £
(75.90 €)
67.37 £
(75.74 €)
     -0.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.31 £
(37.44 €)
25.63 £
(28.81 €)
     -23.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.97 £
(80.91 €)
63.22 £
(71.08 €)
     -12.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.53 £
(105.15 €)
70.45 £
(79.21 €)
     -24.68 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,701.31 £
(1,912.75 €)
731.35 £
(822.24 €)
     -57.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,255.69 £
(1,411.75 €)
569.63 £
(640.42 €)
     -54.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,193.75 £
(3,590.67 €)
1,405.63 £
(1,580.32 €)
     -55.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,091.88 £
(2,351.86 €)
920.59 £
(1,035.00 €)
     -55.99 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,086.56 £
(1,221.59 €)
357.90 £
(402.37 €)
     -67.06 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 539.51 £
(606.56 €)
213.38 £
(239.89 €)
     -60.45 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,838.59 £
(3,191.37 €)
934.52 £
(1,050.66 €)
     -67.08 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.68 2.11      -21.44 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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