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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 19.10% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 34.50% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 54.76% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 34.75% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 12.92% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 15.00% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.89 €)
7.10 £
(8.00 €)
     -52.65 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(56.31 €)
35.52 £
(40.00 €)
     -28.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.76 €)
6.22 £
(7.00 €)
     +3.59 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.63 €)
3.11 £
(3.50 €)
     -37.85 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.25 £
(4.79 €)
2.66 £
(3.00 €)
     -37.32 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £
(3.07 €)
2.39 £
(2.69 €)
     -12.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.22 £
(1.38 €)
1.75 £
(1.97 €)
     +43.38 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.95 £
(1.07 €)
1.39 £
(1.56 €)
     +45.38 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.44 £
(3.87 €)
2.72 £
(3.06 €)
     -20.98 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 £
(1.13 €)
0.99 £
(1.11 €)
     -1.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 £
(0.91 €)
0.70 £
(0.79 €)
     -13.60 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.20 £
(2.47 €)
1.55 £
(1.75 €)
     -29.29 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.13 £
(3.52 €)
3.47 £
(3.91 €)
     +10.94 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.20 £
(3.61 €)
2.81 £
(3.16 €)
     -12.44 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.97 £
(4.47 €)
4.75 £
(5.35 €)
     +19.56 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.97 £
(1.09 €)
0.91 £
(1.03 €)
     -6.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.51 €)
0.62 £
(0.70 €)
     +35.67 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 £
(1.07 €)
0.91 £
(1.02 €)
     -4.57 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.99 £
(1.12 €)
1.01 £
(1.13 €)
     +1.65 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.59 €)
0.50 £
(0.56 €)
     -5.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.59 €)
0.48 £
(0.54 €)
     -8.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(0.88 €)
0.86 £
(0.97 €)
     +9.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.95 £
(1.07 €)
0.35 £
(0.39 €)
     -63.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.01 €)
4.44 £
(5.00 €)
     -44.51 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.69 £
(1.90 €)
0.68 £
(0.77 €)
     -59.41 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.15 £
(2.42 €)
1.00 £
(1.13 €)
     -53.46 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.39 €)
5.59 £
(6.30 €)
     -49.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.82 €)
2.49 £
(2.80 €)
     -0.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 134.00 £
(150.92 €)
71.92 £
(81.00 €)
     -46.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(4.51 €)
3.46 £
(3.90 €)
     -13.43 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.00 £
(9.01 €)
2.86 £
(3.22 €)
     -64.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(45.05 €)
26.64 £
(30.00 €)
     -33.41 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.74 £
(5.34 €)
4.58 £
(5.16 €)
     -3.43 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(22,525.12 €)
16,870.06 £
(19,000.00 €)
     -15.65 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,058.56 £
(23,717.32 €)
16,684.15 £
(18,790.62 €)
     -20.77 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 146.11 £
(164.56 €)
213.82 £
(240.81 €)
     +46.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £
(0.12 €)
0.08 £
(0.09 €)
     -22.35 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.30 £
(35.25 €)
27.60 £
(31.08 €)
     -11.82 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.27 £
(53.24 €)
21.95 £
(24.72 €)
     -53.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.74 £
(12.10 €)
14.98 £
(16.87 €)
     +39.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(14.08 €)
10.21 £
(11.50 €)
     -18.31 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,255.29 £
(1,413.78 €)
175.99 £
(198.21 €)
     -85.98 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,309.52 £
(18,368.70 €)
9,693.31 £
(10,917.14 €)
     -40.57 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.61 £
(70.52 €)
67.32 £
(75.82 €)
     +7.52 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.22 £
(35.16 €)
28.37 £
(31.95 €)
     -9.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.06 £
(76.65 €)
76.39 £
(86.03 €)
     +12.24 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 82.16 £
(92.54 €)
92.43 £
(104.10 €)
     +12.50 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,653.47 £
(1,862.23 €)
726.72 £
(818.47 €)
     -56.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,194.29 £
(1,345.07 €)
523.92 £
(590.07 €)
     -56.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,083.14 £
(3,472.41 €)
1,380.28 £
(1,554.55 €)
     -55.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,025.67 £
(2,281.42 €)
960.04 £
(1,081.25 €)
     -52.61 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,245.62 £
(1,402.89 €)
431.26 £
(485.70 €)
     -65.38 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 734.49 £
(827.22 €)
292.20 £
(329.09 €)
     -60.22 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,487.52 £
(2,801.58 €)
1,873.85 £
(2,110.43 €)
     -24.67 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 1.93      -40.05 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:812513
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP