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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 18.95% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 34.89% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Berlin are 54.98% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 33.52% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 11.75% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 53.22% higher than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.34 €)
7.78 £
(9.00 €)
     -48.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(57.81 €)
34.60 £
(40.00 €)
     -30.81 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.94 €)
6.05 £
(7.00 €)
     +0.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.78 €)
3.03 £
(3.50 €)
     -39.46 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.20 €)
3.03 £
(3.50 €)
     -32.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(3.17 €)
2.34 £
(2.71 €)
     -14.54 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.29 £
(1.49 €)
1.86 £
(2.15 €)
     +44.82 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 £
(1.15 €)
1.51 £
(1.74 €)
     +51.46 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.58 £
(4.14 €)
2.68 £
(3.09 €)
     -25.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.97 £
(1.12 €)
1.10 £
(1.27 €)
     +13.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(0.71 €)
0.70 £
(0.81 €)
     +15.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.05 £
(2.37 €)
1.66 £
(1.92 €)
     -19.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.99 £
(3.46 €)
3.23 £
(3.74 €)
     +7.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 £
(3.27 €)
3.03 £
(3.50 €)
     +7.09 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.35 £
(5.03 €)
4.62 £
(5.34 €)
     +6.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 £
(1.01 €)
0.89 £
(1.03 €)
     +1.81 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.57 €)
0.58 £
(0.67 €)
     +17.64 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 £
(1.08 €)
0.83 £
(0.96 €)
     -10.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(1.25 €)
0.93 £
(1.08 €)
     -14.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.59 €)
0.50 £
(0.58 €)
     -0.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £
(0.52 €)
0.54 £
(0.62 €)
     +19.46 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 £
(0.92 €)
0.91 £
(1.05 €)
     +14.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(1.02 €)
0.46 £
(0.54 €)
     -47.18 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.25 €)
4.32 £
(5.00 €)
     -45.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 £
(2.04 €)
0.72 £
(0.84 €)
     -58.88 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 £
(2.30 €)
1.09 £
(1.26 €)
     -45.14 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.72 €)
5.54 £
(6.40 €)
     -49.68 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.89 €)
2.42 £
(2.80 €)
     -3.13 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(173.43 €)
70.06 £
(81.00 €)
     -53.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.78 €)
3.37 £
(3.90 €)
     -32.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(5.58 €)
2.78 £
(3.22 €)
     -42.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(46.25 €)
25.95 £
(30.00 €)
     -35.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(5.66 €)
4.67 £
(5.40 €)
     -4.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(23,124.43 €)
16,787.44 £
(19,410.00 €)
     -16.06 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,002.74 £
(24,283.82 €)
17,014.90 £
(19,673.00 €)
     -18.99 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.52 £
(185.60 €)
211.47 £
(244.51 €)
     +31.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(0.12 €)
0.08 £
(0.09 €)
     -22.83 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.02 £
(37.02 €)
27.22 £
(31.48 €)
     -14.97 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.00 £
(49.72 €)
21.86 £
(25.27 €)
     -49.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.08 £
(12.81 €)
16.53 £
(19.12 €)
     +49.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(14.45 €)
9.34 £
(10.80 €)
     -25.27 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,319.47 £
(1,525.60 €)
167.88 £
(194.11 €)
     -87.28 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,203.77 £
(19,891.37 €)
7,065.86 £
(8,169.70 €)
     -58.93 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.30 £
(76.65 €)
66.77 £
(77.21 €)
     +0.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.14 £
(36.01 €)
26.70 £
(30.88 €)
     -14.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.58 £
(79.29 €)
74.12 £
(85.70 €)
     +8.08 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.67 £
(93.28 €)
90.41 £
(104.53 €)
     +12.07 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,743.84 £
(2,016.27 €)
754.51 £
(872.38 €)
     -56.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,229.45 £
(1,421.52 €)
561.42 £
(649.13 €)
     -54.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,308.33 £
(3,825.17 €)
1,400.07 £
(1,618.79 €)
     -57.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,971.71 £
(2,279.74 €)
997.50 £
(1,153.33 €)
     -49.41 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,234.42 £
(1,427.26 €)
453.44 £
(524.28 €)
     -63.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 696.36 £
(805.15 €)
313.12 £
(362.04 €)
     -55.03 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,916.24 £
(2,215.59 €)
1,911.75 £
(2,210.41 €)
     -0.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.18 1.87      -41.09 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
Contributors:764565
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP