Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 37.07% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 45.60% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 56.83% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 43.64% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 34.68% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 49.78% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.62 €)
7.66 £
(9.00 €)
     -48.93 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(70.49 €)
34.05 £
(40.00 €)
     -43.25 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(7.05 €)
5.53 £
(6.50 €)
     -7.79 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.87 €)
1.70 £
(2.00 €)
     -65.95 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.29 €)
2.55 £
(3.00 €)
     -43.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.95 £
(3.46 €)
1.62 £
(1.90 €)
     -45.21 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.50 £
(1.76 €)
1.30 £
(1.53 €)
     -13.20 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.15 £
(1.35 €)
1.00 £
(1.17 €)
     -13.42 %
Markets
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.58 £
(4.20 €)
2.17 £
(2.55 €)
     -39.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.07 €)
0.92 £
(1.08 €)
     +0.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.68 £
(0.80 €)
0.37 £
(0.44 €)
     -45.21 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.21 £
(2.60 €)
1.60 £
(1.88 €)
     -27.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.14 £
(3.69 €)
2.89 £
(3.39 €)
     -8.01 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.81 £
(3.31 €)
1.86 £
(2.19 €)
     -33.90 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.59 £
(5.39 €)
3.91 £
(4.60 €)
     -14.68 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 £
(1.19 €)
0.63 £
(0.74 €)
     -37.66 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.59 €)
0.42 £
(0.49 €)
     -16.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.07 €)
0.53 £
(0.62 €)
     -41.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.15 £
(1.35 €)
0.59 £
(0.69 €)
     -48.69 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.62 €)
0.39 £
(0.45 €)
     -26.98 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.63 €)
0.42 £
(0.49 €)
     -22.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(0.92 €)
0.85 £
(0.99 €)
     +8.49 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 £
(1.08 €)
0.49 £
(0.57 €)
     -46.94 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.40 €)
3.40 £
(4.00 €)
     -57.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.85 £
(2.18 €)
1.03 £
(1.21 €)
     -44.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 £
(2.45 €)
1.98 £
(2.32 €)
     -5.15 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.50 £
(14.69 €)
4.34 £
(5.10 €)
     -65.27 %
Transportation
London Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.29 €)
1.51 £
(1.77 €)
     -46.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 158.00 £
(185.62 €)
34.05 £
(40.00 €)
     -78.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.52 €)
2.85 £
(3.35 €)
     -4.95 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(3.21 €)
0.64 £
(0.76 €)
     -76.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(33.83 €)
12.77 £
(15.00 €)
     -55.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.64 £
(5.46 €)
5.13 £
(6.03 €)
     +10.50 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,017.50 £
(27,041.02 €)
22,177.76 £
(26,054.50 €)
     -3.65 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,012.74 £
(27,035.43 €)
23,246.42 £
(27,309.96 €)
     +1.02 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.04 £
(200.93 €)
103.94 £
(122.11 €)
     -39.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.15 €)
0.14 £
(0.17 €)
     +9.67 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.12 £
(37.74 €)
29.77 £
(34.97 €)
     -7.34 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.55 £
(54.69 €)
29.94 £
(35.18 €)
     -35.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.46 £
(11.12 €)
11.05 £
(12.98 €)
     +16.79 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.97 £
(17.59 €)
5.96 £
(7.00 €)
     -60.21 %
Childcare
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,399.77 £
(1,644.45 €)
379.90 £
(446.30 €)
     -72.86 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,196.00 £
(21,376.71 €)
7,332.53 £
(8,614.27 €)
     -59.70 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.91 £
(69.21 €)
66.02 £
(77.56 €)
     +12.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.81 £
(32.68 €)
26.24 £
(30.82 €)
     -5.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.00 £
(83.41 €)
61.88 £
(72.70 €)
     -12.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.56 £
(100.51 €)
67.45 £
(79.24 €)
     -21.16 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,656.90 £
(1,946.53 €)
736.69 £
(865.47 €)
     -55.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,270.47 £
(1,492.55 €)
562.87 £
(661.26 €)
     -55.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,240.62 £
(3,807.10 €)
1,335.94 £
(1,569.47 €)
     -58.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,099.96 £
(2,467.03 €)
930.26 £
(1,092.88 €)
     -55.70 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,043.37 £
(1,225.75 €)
365.33 £
(429.19 €)
     -64.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 514.16 £
(604.03 €)
214.85 £
(252.40 €)
     -58.21 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,105.32 £
(3,648.14 €)
848.29 £
(996.58 €)
     -72.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.55 2.25      -11.58 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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