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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Barcelona 

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Consumer Prices in Barcelona are 27.55% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Barcelona are 39.60% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Barcelona are 54.73% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Barcelona are 29.55% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Barcelona are 23.82% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Barcelona is 0.61% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.32 €)
10.39 £
(12.00 €)
     -30.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(57.72 €)
34.65 £
(40.00 €)
     -30.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.93 €)
6.06 £
(7.00 €)
     +1.06 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.77 €)
2.60 £
(3.00 €)
     -48.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.20 €)
2.60 £
(3.00 €)
     -42.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(3.17 €)
1.61 £
(1.85 €)
     -41.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.29 £
(1.48 €)
1.57 £
(1.81 €)
     +22.22 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 £
(1.15 €)
1.16 £
(1.34 €)
     +16.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.58 £
(4.14 €)
2.79 £
(3.22 €)
     -22.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.97 £
(1.11 €)
0.78 £
(0.91 €)
     -18.80 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(0.71 €)
0.37 £
(0.42 €)
     -39.88 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.05 £
(2.37 €)
1.44 £
(1.67 €)
     -29.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.99 £
(3.46 €)
3.64 £
(4.20 €)
     +21.60 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 £
(3.26 €)
2.52 £
(2.91 €)
     -10.79 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.35 £
(5.02 €)
4.15 £
(4.79 €)
     -4.52 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 £
(1.01 €)
0.68 £
(0.78 €)
     -22.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.57 €)
0.63 £
(0.72 €)
     +27.31 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 £
(1.08 €)
0.61 £
(0.71 €)
     -34.51 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(1.25 €)
0.63 £
(0.72 €)
     -42.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.59 €)
0.40 £
(0.46 €)
     -21.94 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £
(0.52 €)
0.53 £
(0.61 €)
     +17.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 £
(0.92 €)
0.79 £
(0.91 €)
     -1.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(1.02 €)
0.56 £
(0.64 €)
     -36.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.24 €)
4.33 £
(5.00 €)
     -45.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 £
(2.03 €)
0.63 £
(0.73 €)
     -64.28 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 £
(2.30 €)
1.12 £
(1.30 €)
     -43.56 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.70 €)
4.33 £
(5.00 €)
     -60.63 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.89 €)
1.86 £
(2.15 €)
     -25.51 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(173.17 €)
43.31 £
(50.00 €)
     -71.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.77 €)
2.17 £
(2.50 €)
     -56.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(5.57 €)
1.58 £
(1.82 €)
     -67.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(46.18 €)
19.14 £
(22.10 €)
     -52.14 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(5.66 €)
4.31 £
(4.98 €)
     -11.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(23,089.29 €)
17,324.05 £
(20,000.00 €)
     -13.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,002.74 £
(24,246.92 €)
17,326.21 £
(20,002.50 €)
     -17.50 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.52 £
(185.31 €)
126.83 £
(146.43 €)
     -20.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(0.12 €)
0.11 £
(0.13 €)
     +5.16 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.02 £
(36.96 €)
36.43 £
(42.05 €)
     +13.76 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.20 £
(49.87 €)
36.20 £
(41.79 €)
     -16.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.08 £
(12.80 €)
16.24 £
(18.75 €)
     +46.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(14.43 €)
7.36 £
(8.50 €)
     -41.10 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,319.47 £
(1,523.29 €)
375.80 £
(433.85 €)
     -71.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,203.77 £
(19,861.14 €)
7,088.74 £
(8,183.70 €)
     -58.80 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.13 £
(76.35 €)
65.58 £
(75.71 €)
     -0.84 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.14 £
(35.95 €)
23.39 £
(27.00 €)
     -24.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.78 £
(79.40 €)
68.23 £
(78.77 €)
     -0.80 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.67 £
(93.14 €)
83.46 £
(96.35 €)
     +3.45 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,746.21 £
(2,015.94 €)
816.76 £
(942.92 €)
     -53.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,234.55 £
(1,425.25 €)
634.28 £
(732.26 €)
     -48.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,325.36 £
(3,839.01 €)
1,329.84 £
(1,535.26 €)
     -60.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,976.03 £
(2,281.26 €)
973.78 £
(1,124.19 €)
     -50.72 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,232.92 £
(1,423.36 €)
368.29 £
(425.18 €)
     -70.13 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 698.91 £
(806.87 €)
248.51 £
(286.90 €)
     -64.44 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,913.33 £
(2,208.88 €)
1,162.69 £
(1,342.28 €)
     -39.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.18 2.46      -22.61 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
Contributors:765481
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP