Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 41.44% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 45.77% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 51.74% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 46.84% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 35.58% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 41.90% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.50 £
(21.85 €)
8.47 £
(10.00 €)
     -54.24 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 £
(76.78 €)
38.09 £
(45.00 €)
     -41.39 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 £
(7.68 €)
5.93 £
(7.00 €)
     -8.83 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 £
(7.09 €)
1.69 £
(2.00 €)
     -71.78 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(5.91 €)
2.54 £
(3.00 €)
     -49.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.20 £
(3.78 €)
1.70 £
(2.01 €)
     -46.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.45 £
(1.72 €)
1.19 £
(1.40 €)
     -18.28 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.30 £
(1.53 €)
0.88 £
(1.04 €)
     -31.85 %
Markets
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.99 £
(4.71 €)
2.51 £
(2.96 €)
     -37.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 £
(1.18 €)
0.89 £
(1.06 €)
     -10.83 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 £
(0.96 €)
0.44 £
(0.52 €)
     -46.11 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.34 £
(2.77 €)
1.84 £
(2.17 €)
     -21.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.96 £
(3.50 €)
3.02 £
(3.57 €)
     +2.09 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.07 £
(3.63 €)
2.04 £
(2.41 €)
     -33.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.71 £
(5.56 €)
3.67 £
(4.33 €)
     -22.03 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.93 £
(1.10 €)
0.70 £
(0.82 €)
     -25.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.59 £
(0.69 €)
0.41 £
(0.49 €)
     -29.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.84 £
(0.99 €)
0.49 £
(0.58 €)
     -41.26 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.09 £
(1.28 €)
0.66 £
(0.78 €)
     -38.83 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.63 €)
0.36 £
(0.43 €)
     -31.46 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 £
(0.65 €)
0.42 £
(0.50 €)
     -22.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.85 £
(1.00 €)
0.93 £
(1.10 €)
     +9.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.19 £
(1.40 €)
0.50 £
(0.59 €)
     -57.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.45 €)
3.39 £
(4.00 €)
     -57.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.19 £
(2.58 €)
0.87 £
(1.03 €)
     -60.28 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.53 £
(2.99 €)
1.68 £
(1.99 €)
     -33.38 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(15.36 €)
4.49 £
(5.30 €)
     -65.49 %
Transportation
London Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.31 €)
1.29 £
(1.52 €)
     -53.89 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 159.50 £
(188.41 €)
29.63 £
(35.00 €)
     -81.42 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.65 £
(5.49 €)
2.96 £
(3.50 €)
     -36.28 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(3.23 €)
0.64 £
(0.76 €)
     -76.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(34.02 €)
12.53 £
(14.80 €)
     -56.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.68 £
(7.89 €)
6.54 £
(7.73 €)
     -2.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,300.00 £
(28,705.22 €)
22,856.47 £
(27,000.00 €)
     -5.94 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,525.69 £
(28,971.82 €)
24,392.94 £
(28,815.00 €)
     -0.54 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 247.09 £
(291.89 €)
97.50 £
(115.17 €)
     -60.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.15 €)
0.13 £
(0.15 €)
     -3.77 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.04 £
(35.48 €)
27.03 £
(31.93 €)
     -10.02 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.17 £
(53.35 €)
27.99 £
(33.06 €)
     -38.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.70 £
(13.82 €)
9.26 £
(10.94 €)
     -20.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(15.36 €)
5.93 £
(7.00 €)
     -54.42 %
Childcare
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,550.95 £
(1,832.11 €)
349.31 £
(412.63 €)
     -77.48 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,815.79 £
(22,226.80 €)
7,582.20 £
(8,956.73 €)
     -59.70 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.14 £
(91.13 €)
64.39 £
(76.06 €)
     -16.53 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.25 £
(40.46 €)
25.45 £
(30.06 €)
     -25.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.45 £
(90.31 €)
59.76 £
(70.59 €)
     -21.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.75 £
(113.11 €)
70.98 £
(83.85 €)
     -25.87 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,809.00 £
(2,136.95 €)
852.35 £
(1,006.86 €)
     -52.88 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,317.27 £
(1,556.07 €)
658.32 £
(777.67 €)
     -50.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,308.81 £
(3,908.65 €)
1,647.31 £
(1,945.95 €)
     -50.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,182.68 £
(2,578.37 €)
1,011.36 £
(1,194.71 €)
     -53.66 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,222.95 £
(1,444.65 €)
407.11 £
(480.91 €)
     -66.71 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 634.48 £
(749.50 €)
222.44 £
(262.77 €)
     -64.94 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,970.16 £
(3,508.61 €)
935.89 £
(1,105.55 €)
     -68.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.69 2.12      -21.06 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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