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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 18.26% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 34.27% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 54.79% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 32.20% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 10.60% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 37.45% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.24 €)
7.39 £
(8.50 €)
     -50.71 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(57.48 €)
38.28 £
(44.00 €)
     -23.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.90 €)
6.09 £
(7.00 €)
     +1.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.75 €)
3.04 £
(3.50 €)
     -39.11 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.17 €)
3.04 £
(3.50 €)
     -32.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £
(3.14 €)
2.40 £
(2.76 €)
     -12.17 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £
(1.53 €)
1.83 £
(2.10 €)
     +36.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.01 £
(1.16 €)
1.51 £
(1.74 €)
     +50.24 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.48 £
(4.00 €)
2.78 £
(3.19 €)
     -20.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.99 £
(1.14 €)
1.10 £
(1.26 €)
     +10.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.70 £
(0.81 €)
0.68 £
(0.78 €)
     -3.14 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.10 £
(2.41 €)
1.71 £
(1.96 €)
     -18.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.17 £
(3.65 €)
3.37 £
(3.87 €)
     +6.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.95 £
(3.40 €)
3.06 £
(3.51 €)
     +3.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.06 £
(4.67 €)
4.94 £
(5.68 €)
     +21.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 £
(1.19 €)
0.92 £
(1.06 €)
     -11.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.60 €)
0.61 £
(0.70 €)
     +17.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.94 £
(1.08 €)
0.92 £
(1.05 €)
     -2.32 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 £
(1.22 €)
0.98 £
(1.13 €)
     -7.37 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.61 €)
0.50 £
(0.58 €)
     -4.50 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.59 €)
0.52 £
(0.60 €)
     +1.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.82 £
(0.94 €)
0.86 £
(0.99 €)
     +5.38 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.95 £
(1.09 €)
0.51 £
(0.59 €)
     -46.25 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.20 €)
4.35 £
(5.00 €)
     -45.63 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.55 £
(1.79 €)
0.74 £
(0.85 €)
     -52.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 £
(2.43 €)
1.05 £
(1.21 €)
     -50.12 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.65 €)
5.57 £
(6.40 €)
     -49.39 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.87 €)
2.44 £
(2.80 €)
     -2.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(172.43 €)
70.46 £
(81.00 €)
     -53.03 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.75 €)
3.39 £
(3.90 €)
     -32.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(5.55 €)
2.80 £
(3.22 €)
     -42.01 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(45.98 €)
26.10 £
(30.00 €)
     -34.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(5.63 €)
4.68 £
(5.38 €)
     -4.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,225.00 £
(22,100.16 €)
16,528.16 £
(19,000.00 €)
     -14.03 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,794.75 £
(23,904.67 €)
16,426.67 £
(18,883.33 €)
     -21.01 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.57 £
(182.29 €)
210.81 £
(242.34 €)
     +32.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.15 €)
0.08 £
(0.09 €)
     -36.45 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.30 £
(37.13 €)
27.47 £
(31.57 €)
     -14.97 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.18 £
(50.78 €)
22.59 £
(25.97 €)
     -48.86 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.00 £
(12.65 €)
15.37 £
(17.67 €)
     +39.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.25 £
(14.08 €)
9.57 £
(11.00 €)
     -21.89 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,243.79 £
(1,429.81 €)
169.27 £
(194.59 €)
     -86.39 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,896.08 £
(19,422.94 €)
9,058.98 £
(10,413.78 €)
     -46.38 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.10 £
(75.99 €)
66.69 £
(76.67 €)
     +0.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.91 £
(35.53 €)
27.05 £
(31.10 €)
     -12.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.81 £
(79.11 €)
74.98 £
(86.19 €)
     +8.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.65 £
(92.71 €)
92.36 £
(106.18 €)
     +14.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,734.72 £
(1,994.16 €)
745.74 £
(857.26 €)
     -57.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,231.25 £
(1,415.39 €)
571.83 £
(657.35 €)
     -53.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,217.50 £
(3,698.69 €)
1,400.16 £
(1,609.56 €)
     -56.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,993.77 £
(2,291.94 €)
979.15 £
(1,125.59 €)
     -50.89 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,232.86 £
(1,417.24 €)
433.54 £
(498.38 €)
     -64.83 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 668.70 £
(768.70 €)
296.41 £
(340.74 €)
     -55.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,052.62 £
(2,359.60 €)
1,854.49 £
(2,131.83 €)
     -9.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.23 1.93      -40.37 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:748542
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP