Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Belfast 

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Consumer Prices in Belfast are 21.97% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Belfast are 38.76% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Belfast are 62.21% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Belfast are 15.56% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Belfast are 12.81% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Belfast is 3.05% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Belfast Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 £ 15.50 £      -22.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 61.51 £ 57.50 £      -6.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.29 £ 6.00 £      -4.69 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 £ 5.20 £      -13.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £ 4.50 £      -10.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.22 £ 2.76 £      -14.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 £ 1.46 £      -16.99 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £ 1.08 £      -19.01 %
Markets
London Edit Belfast Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.95 £ 3.43 £      -13.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.14 £ 1.08 £      -4.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.86 £ 0.67 £      -22.59 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.37 £ 1.89 £      -20.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.99 £ 2.42 £      -19.01 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.72 £ 2.50 £      -8.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.00 £ 4.63 £      -7.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 £ 0.82 £      -13.74 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.61 £ 0.50 £      -18.16 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.83 £ 0.70 £      -15.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.99 £ 0.76 £      -23.00 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.56 £      +13.28 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.47 £      -9.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.79 £ 0.62 £      -21.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.28 £ 0.84 £      -33.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 7.75 £      -3.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.18 £ 1.94 £      -10.84 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 £ 2.43 £      -2.34 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £ 11.75 £      -9.62 %
Transportation
London Edit Belfast Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.60 £ 2.20 £      -15.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 160.00 £ 55.00 £      -65.62 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.90 £ 3.50 £      -28.57 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £ 3.22 £      +17.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £ 12.64 £      -56.10 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.08 £ 5.82 £      -4.41 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,300.00 £ 19,726.44 £      -15.34 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,483.40 £ 20,018.06 £      -21.45 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Belfast Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.60 £ 90.72 £      -62.91 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £ 0.18 £      +40.63 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.07 £ 35.33 £      +17.49 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Belfast Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.79 £ 33.18 £      -24.23 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.70 £ 10.86 £      -7.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 £ 8.00 £      -42.86 %
Childcare
London Edit Belfast Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,564.15 £ 803.00 £      -48.66 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,181.25 £ 5,500.00 £      -71.33 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Belfast Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.00 £ 53.89 £      -20.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.72 £ 32.22 £      -4.45 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.96 £ 70.91 £      -9.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.59 £ 97.27 £      +1.76 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Belfast Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,759.17 £ 800.00 £      -54.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,292.99 £ 540.91 £      -58.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,274.36 £ 1,086.44 £      -66.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,169.64 £ 803.15 £      -62.98 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Belfast Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,239.18 £ 626.69 £      -49.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 587.74 £ 664.28 £      +13.02 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Belfast Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,967.98 £ 1,762.07 £      -40.63 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.62 2.94      +12.40 %
Last update: May 2022May 2022
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