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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Barcelona 

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Consumer Prices in Barcelona are 28.54% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Barcelona are 39.44% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Barcelona are 53.48% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Barcelona are 35.36% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Barcelona are 22.50% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Barcelona is 9.93% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.36 €)
9.50 £
(11.00 €)
     -36.64 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(63.65 €)
34.56 £
(40.00 €)
     -37.16 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.94 €)
6.05 £
(7.00 €)
     +0.81 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.79 €)
2.16 £
(2.50 €)
     -56.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.21 €)
2.59 £
(3.00 €)
     -42.40 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.79 £
(3.23 €)
1.57 £
(1.81 €)
     -43.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.47 £
(1.71 €)
1.50 £
(1.73 €)
     +1.55 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 £
(1.27 €)
1.10 £
(1.27 €)
     -0.23 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.63 £
(4.20 €)
2.72 £
(3.15 €)
     -25.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 £
(1.17 €)
0.80 £
(0.92 €)
     -20.88 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 £
(0.66 €)
0.37 £
(0.43 €)
     -34.10 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 £
(2.34 €)
1.32 £
(1.53 €)
     -34.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.05 £
(3.54 €)
4.13 £
(4.78 €)
     +35.09 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.68 £
(3.10 €)
2.47 £
(2.86 €)
     -7.99 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.72 £
(4.31 €)
3.93 £
(4.55 €)
     +5.62 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.84 £
(0.97 €)
0.66 £
(0.77 €)
     -21.14 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.57 €)
0.59 £
(0.68 €)
     +19.50 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.07 €)
0.54 £
(0.62 €)
     -41.76 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.07 £
(1.24 €)
0.59 £
(0.69 €)
     -44.43 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.59 €)
0.40 £
(0.46 €)
     -22.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.54 €)
0.48 £
(0.56 €)
     +3.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.88 €)
0.79 £
(0.91 €)
     +3.52 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 £
(0.99 €)
0.55 £
(0.63 €)
     -36.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.26 €)
4.32 £
(5.00 €)
     -46.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 £
(2.02 €)
0.70 £
(0.80 €)
     -60.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 £
(2.17 €)
1.21 £
(1.40 €)
     -35.21 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.73 €)
4.32 £
(5.00 €)
     -60.73 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.89 €)
1.86 £
(2.15 €)
     -25.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(173.60 €)
43.20 £
(50.00 €)
     -71.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.79 €)
2.16 £
(2.50 €)
     -56.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.91 £
(5.69 €)
1.57 £
(1.82 €)
     -68.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(57.87 €)
19.10 £
(22.10 €)
     -61.81 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.89 £
(5.66 €)
4.36 £
(5.04 €)
     -10.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(23,146.87 €)
19,009.05 £
(22,000.00 €)
     -4.95 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,461.96 £
(24,838.85 €)
17,821.92 £
(20,626.09 €)
     -16.96 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.24 £
(194.72 €)
120.06 £
(138.95 €)
     -28.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.14 €)
0.11 £
(0.13 €)
     -6.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.09 £
(35.98 €)
37.69 £
(43.63 €)
     +21.25 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.17 £
(44.17 €)
35.61 £
(41.22 €)
     -6.70 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.61 £
(13.44 €)
16.06 £
(18.59 €)
     +38.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(13.89 €)
7.34 £
(8.50 €)
     -38.80 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,329.73 £
(1,538.96 €)
371.16 £
(429.57 €)
     -72.09 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,034.70 £
(20,872.34 €)
6,705.21 £
(7,760.23 €)
     -62.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.93 £
(78.62 €)
63.25 £
(73.20 €)
     -6.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.35 £
(37.44 €)
23.38 £
(27.06 €)
     -27.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.98 £
(79.83 €)
70.35 £
(81.42 €)
     +1.98 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.58 £
(89.79 €)
81.84 £
(94.71 €)
     +5.48 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,685.45 £
(1,950.65 €)
833.81 £
(965.00 €)
     -50.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,190.12 £
(1,377.38 €)
625.32 £
(723.71 €)
     -47.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,178.68 £
(3,678.82 €)
1,342.94 £
(1,554.24 €)
     -57.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,006.46 £
(2,322.16 €)
963.05 £
(1,114.58 €)
     -52.00 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,222.80 £
(1,415.20 €)
358.38 £
(414.77 €)
     -70.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 680.65 £
(787.74 €)
247.34 £
(286.26 €)
     -63.66 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,278.64 £
(2,637.17 €)
1,243.01 £
(1,438.58 €)
     -45.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.17 2.36      -25.44 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:716461
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP