Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Bristol 

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Cost of Living in Bristol is 20.8% lower than in London (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Bristol is 31.7% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Bristol are 45.3% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Bristol are 22.6% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Bristol are 11.0% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Bristol is 1.0% higher than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Bristol Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 £ 15.00 £      -25.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 £ 60.00 £      -25.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 £ 6.71 £      -16.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 £ 5.00 £      -23.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.75 £ 4.75 £      -17.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.62 £ 3.45 £      -4.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 £ 1.88 £      -8.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 £ 1.11 £      -32.1 %
Markets
London Edit Bristol Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.96 £ 4.22 £      -14.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.41 £ 1.06 £      -24.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.92 £ 0.57 £      -37.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.15 £ 2.47 £      -21.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.41 £ 3.46 £      +1.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.39 £ 3.15 £      -6.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.52 £ 4.56 £      -17.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.17 £ 0.98 £      -15.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.59 £ 0.46 £      -23.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.17 £ 1.21 £      +3.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.39 £ 1.06 £      -23.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 £ 0.60 £      +3.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £ 0.48 £      -9.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 £ 0.68 £      -29.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.31 £ 1.21 £      -8.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.50 £ 8.00 £      -15.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.09 £ 1.85 £      -11.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.44 £ 2.17 £      -10.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £ 15.00 £      0.0 %
Transportation
London Edit Bristol Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £ 2.00 £      -28.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 £ 83.80 £      -58.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 £ 4.50 £      0.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.13 £ 2.20 £      -29.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £ 20.00 £      -33.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.71 £ 5.62 £      -1.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,280.00 £ 28,285.00 £      +3.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,860.62 £ 21,398.00 £      -17.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Bristol Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 291.61 £ 229.09 £      -21.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.23 £ 12.74 £      -16.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.23 £ 32.50 £      +4.1 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Bristol Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.13 £ 30.10 £      -34.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.35 £ 9.17 £      -36.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 £ 9.00 £      -40.0 %
Childcare
London Edit Bristol Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,840.34 £ 1,377.14 £      -25.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,054.76 £ 17,350.00 £      -13.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Bristol Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.68 £ 62.78 £      -23.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.57 £ 27.22 £      -31.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.16 £ 76.92 £      -13.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.78 £ 82.87 £      -15.2 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Bristol Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,131.63 £ 1,369.88 £      -35.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,605.16 £ 971.67 £      -39.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,422.97 £ 2,150.00 £      -51.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,858.97 £ 1,542.86 £      -46.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Bristol Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,292.57 £ 475.85 £      -63.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 739.22 £ 325.16 £      -56.0 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Bristol Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,512.48 £ 2,423.34 £      -31.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.51 5.88      +6.7 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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