Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Brighton 

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Consumer Prices in Brighton are 13.5% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Brighton are 23.1% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Brighton are 35.2% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Brighton are 12.8% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Brighton are 6.1% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Brighton is 3.7% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Brighton Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 £ 15.50 £      -13.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 £ 69.50 £      -13.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 £ 6.79 £      -15.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.45 £ 6.00 £      -7.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £ 5.00 £      0.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.59 £ 3.33 £      -7.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 £ 1.54 £      -22.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 £ 1.24 £      -21.7 %
Markets
London Edit Brighton Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.95 £ 4.64 £      -6.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.36 £ 1.27 £      -6.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 £ 0.71 £      -21.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.31 £ 3.63 £      +9.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.42 £ 3.59 £      +4.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.48 £ 2.89 £      -17.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.56 £ 5.02 £      -9.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.11 £ 1.00 £      -9.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.56 £ 0.59 £      +5.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.17 £ 1.02 £      -13.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.51 £ 1.64 £      +8.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £ 0.41 £      -26.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 £ 0.49 £      -10.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.95 £ 0.76 £      -20.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.28 £ 1.06 £      -16.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 £ 7.99 £      -11.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.04 £ 2.26 £      +10.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.43 £ 1.88 £      -22.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £ 15.00 £      0.0 %
Transportation
London Edit Brighton Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £ 2.75 £      -1.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 £ 84.00 £      -58.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £ 2.80 £      -30.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.13 £ 2.20 £      -29.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £ 19.80 £      -34.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.71 £ 6.06 £      +6.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,280.00 £ 28,285.00 £      +7.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,251.33 £ 20,500.00 £      -21.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Brighton Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 280.60 £ 281.25 £      +0.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 14.98 £ 11.56 £      -22.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.76 £ 30.45 £      -4.1 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Brighton Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.98 £ 36.73 £      -23.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.53 £ 11.33 £      -16.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 £ 13.00 £      -13.3 %
Childcare
London Edit Brighton Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,829.08 £ 1,600.00 £      -12.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,054.76 £ 17,000.00 £      -15.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Brighton Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.14 £ 75.00 £      -10.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.31 £ 32.74 £      -18.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.22 £ 77.71 £      -11.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.00 £ 68.00 £      -29.9 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Brighton Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,204.17 £ 1,442.86 £      -34.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,623.50 £ 1,221.43 £      -24.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,165.38 £ 2,383.33 £      -42.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,759.76 £ 1,933.33 £      -29.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Brighton Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,261.22 £ 602.32 £      -52.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 689.88 £ 495.33 £      -28.2 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Brighton Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,219.76 £ 2,386.05 £      -25.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.60 5.83      +4.2 %
Last update: March 2024February 2024
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