Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 35.94% lower than in London (without rent)
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 55.19% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 46.75% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 33.37% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 41.38% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.68 €)
7.42 £
(8.25 €)
     -50.55 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(66.73 €)
31.47 £
(35.00 €)
     -47.55 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.67 €)
5.84 £
(6.50 €)
     -2.60 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.56 €)
1.80 £
(2.00 €)
     -64.04 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(5.56 €)
2.52 £
(2.80 €)
     -49.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.01 £
(3.35 €)
1.45 £
(1.61 €)
     -51.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 £
(1.70 €)
1.25 £
(1.39 €)
     -18.04 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.15 £
(1.28 €)
0.97 £
(1.08 €)
     -16.16 %
Markets
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.59 £
(4.00 €)
2.21 £
(2.46 €)
     -38.46 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.02 €)
0.84 £
(0.94 €)
     -8.06 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.67 £
(0.74 €)
0.37 £
(0.41 €)
     -44.34 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.14 £
(2.38 €)
1.68 £
(1.87 €)
     -21.43 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.11 £
(3.46 €)
2.89 £
(3.22 €)
     -6.94 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.81 £
(3.12 €)
2.03 £
(2.26 €)
     -27.55 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.24 £
(4.71 €)
3.72 £
(4.13 €)
     -12.27 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.97 £
(1.08 €)
0.62 £
(0.69 €)
     -36.25 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 £
(0.61 €)
0.44 £
(0.49 €)
     -18.87 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.02 €)
0.51 £
(0.57 €)
     -43.65 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 £
(1.25 €)
0.59 £
(0.66 €)
     -47.45 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 £
(0.60 €)
0.37 £
(0.42 €)
     -30.64 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.57 €)
0.41 £
(0.46 €)
     -19.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.84 €)
0.86 £
(0.96 €)
     +14.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.83 £
(0.93 €)
0.46 £
(0.52 €)
     -44.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(8.90 €)
3.60 £
(4.00 €)
     -55.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.93 £
(2.15 €)
0.96 £
(1.07 €)
     -50.20 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 £
(2.23 €)
2.03 £
(2.26 €)
     +1.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £
(13.35 €)
4.59 £
(5.10 €)
     -61.79 %
Transportation
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(3.11 €)
1.60 £
(1.77 €)
     -43.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(166.84 €)
35.96 £
(40.00 €)
     -76.02 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.34 €)
2.99 £
(3.33 €)
     -0.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 £
(3.58 €)
0.68 £
(0.76 €)
     -78.87 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(32.03 €)
13.40 £
(14.90 €)
     -53.48 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 £
(5.29 €)
5.24 £
(5.83 €)
     +10.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,317.50 £
(23,710.07 €)
23,376.35 £
(26,000.00 €)
     +9.66 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,669.38 £
(25,213.68 €)
23,398.80 £
(26,024.97 €)
     +3.22 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 172.50 £
(191.86 €)
99.40 £
(110.55 €)
     -42.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.15 €)
0.18 £
(0.20 €)
     +39.15 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.33 £
(34.85 €)
29.11 £
(32.38 €)
     -7.07 %
Sports And Leisure
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.58 £
(48.48 €)
29.64 £
(32.96 €)
     -32.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.78 £
(11.99 €)
11.84 £
(13.16 €)
     +9.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(14.46 €)
6.29 £
(7.00 €)
     -51.59 %
Childcare
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,470.00 £
(1,634.99 €)
378.22 £
(420.67 €)
     -74.27 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,145.45 £
(20,182.01 €)
7,352.11 £
(8,177.27 €)
     -59.48 %
Clothing And Shoes
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.25 £
(72.57 €)
67.60 £
(75.19 €)
     +3.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.54 £
(36.19 €)
25.39 £
(28.24 €)
     -21.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.47 £
(78.38 €)
63.76 £
(70.92 €)
     -9.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.72 £
(100.90 €)
70.84 £
(78.80 €)
     -21.91 %
Rent Per Month
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,702.47 £
(1,893.54 €)
744.50 £
(828.06 €)
     -56.27 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,248.84 £
(1,389.00 €)
572.73 £
(637.01 €)
     -54.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,181.71 £
(3,538.81 €)
1,441.42 £
(1,603.20 €)
     -54.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,083.78 £
(2,317.65 €)
951.99 £
(1,058.84 €)
     -54.31 %
Buy Apartment Price
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,066.09 £
(1,185.74 €)
360.18 £
(400.60 €)
     -66.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 561.28 £
(624.27 €)
208.62 £
(232.04 €)
     -62.83 %
Salaries And Financing
London[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,844.51 £
(3,163.77 €)
928.67 £
(1,032.90 €)
     -67.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.88 2.10      -26.99 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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