Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Leeds 

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Consumer Prices in Leeds are 22.25% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Leeds are 38.56% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Leeds are 60.31% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Leeds are 15.23% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Leeds are 14.86% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Leeds is 1.83% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Leeds Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 12.00 £      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £ 50.00 £      -16.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 6.00 £      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £ 4.00 £      -20.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £ 4.50 £      -10.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.97 £ 3.06 £      +3.04 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.46 £ 1.29 £      -11.59 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.13 £ 1.02 £      -9.07 %
Markets
London Edit Leeds Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.54 £ 3.01 £      -15.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £ 0.83 £      -9.21 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £ 0.52 £      -26.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.22 £ 2.12 £      -4.73 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.15 £ 2.39 £      -24.19 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.77 £ 2.04 £      -26.24 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.70 £ 4.08 £      -13.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 £ 0.72 £      -28.62 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £ 0.43 £      -13.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 £ 0.75 £      -17.63 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 £ 0.97 £      -14.29 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 £ 0.44 £      -10.37 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £ 0.43 £      -20.48 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £ 0.81 £      +4.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 £ 1.09 £      +8.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 7.00 £      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.85 £ 2.12 £      +14.35 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 £ 2.22 £      +5.14 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.50 £ 11.00 £      -12.00 %
Transportation
London Edit Leeds Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £ 2.50 £      -10.71 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 158.00 £ 61.00 £      -61.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £ 2.20 £      -26.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £ 1.50 £      -45.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £ 10.20 £      -64.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.64 £ 4.85 £      +4.55 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,306.50 £ 18,000.00 £      -22.77 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,327.31 £ 21,135.83 £      -9.39 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Leeds Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.15 £ 127.08 £      -30.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £ 0.07 £      -48.71 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.71 £ 28.83 £      -9.07 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Leeds Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.26 £ 29.26 £      -38.08 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.09 £ 12.14 £      +33.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.47 £ 8.75 £      -39.55 %
Childcare
London Edit Leeds Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,399.77 £ 764.29 £      -45.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,256.52 £ 15,250.00 £      -16.47 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Leeds Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 54.82 £ 62.50 £      +14.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.81 £ 25.83 £      -7.12 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.36 £ 65.00 £      -8.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.56 £ 55.83 £      -34.74 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Leeds Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,643.05 £ 720.31 £      -56.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,269.82 £ 522.92 £      -58.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,182.76 £ 1,161.11 £      -63.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,099.95 £ 848.46 £      -59.60 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Leeds Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,043.37 £ 452.90 £      -56.59 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 514.16 £ 294.19 £      -42.78 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Leeds Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,169.02 £ 1,911.51 £      -39.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.56 3.26      +27.36 %
Last update: August 2021August 2021
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