Cost of Living Comparison Between Edinburgh and Bristol 

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Cost of Living in Bristol is 8.7% lower than in Edinburgh (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Bristol is 5.6% lower than in Edinburgh
Rent Prices in Bristol are 0.5% higher than in Edinburgh
Restaurant Prices in Bristol are 8.2% lower than in Edinburgh
Groceries Prices in Bristol are 12.5% lower than in Edinburgh
Local Purchasing Power in Bristol is 3.9% lower than in Edinburgh
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Restaurants
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 15.00 £      0.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 74.00 £ 60.00 £      -18.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.90 £ 6.71 £      -15.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £ 5.00 £      0.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.62 £ 4.75 £      +2.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.41 £ 3.45 £      +1.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.69 £ 1.88 £      +11.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.19 £ 1.11 £      -7.3 %
Markets
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.52 £ 4.22 £      -6.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.26 £ 1.06 £      -16.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.64 £ 0.57 £      -10.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.96 £ 2.47 £      -16.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.00 £ 3.46 £      -13.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.31 £ 3.15 £      -4.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.03 £ 4.56 £      -35.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 £ 0.98 £      +0.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.47 £ 0.46 £      -3.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.22 £ 1.21 £      -1.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.92 £ 1.06 £      -44.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 £ 0.60 £      -1.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.48 £      -1.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.79 £ 0.68 £      -14.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.24 £ 1.21 £      -2.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 8.00 £      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 £ 1.85 £      +8.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 £ 2.17 £      -4.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 £ 15.00 £      +7.1 %
Transportation
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 £ 2.00 £      0.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 62.00 £ 83.80 £      +35.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £ 4.50 £      +12.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.26 £ 2.20 £      -2.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £ 20.00 £      -33.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.64 £ 5.62 £      -0.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £ 28,285.00 £      0.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 £ 21,398.00 £      -2.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 259.15 £ 229.09 £      -11.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 11.53 £ 12.74 £      +10.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.24 £ 32.50 £      +0.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.04 £ 30.10 £      -16.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 £ 9.17 £      -38.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 9.00 £      -10.0 %
Childcare
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,270.67 £ 1,377.14 £      +8.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,650.00 £ 17,350.00 £      +48.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.39 £ 62.78 £      -28.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.75 £ 27.22 £      -27.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.90 £ 76.92 £      -4.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 89.89 £ 82.87 £      -7.8 %
Rent Per Month
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,257.14 £ 1,369.88 £      +9.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 900.00 £ 971.67 £      +8.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,247.50 £ 2,150.00 £      -4.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,597.22 £ 1,542.86 £      -3.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 475.57 £ 475.85 £      +0.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 327.48 £ 325.16 £      -0.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Edinburgh Edit Bristol Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,671.31 £ 2,423.34 £      -9.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.06 5.88      -3.1 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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