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Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 18.99% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 24.46% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in London are 30.46% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in London are 14.62% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in London are 39.71% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in London is 4.86% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(15.89 £)
18.88 $
(15.00 £)
     -5.58 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(63.55 £)
62.94 $
(50.00 £)
     -21.32 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(7.15 £)
7.55 $
(6.00 £)
     -16.07 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $
(5.56 £)
6.29 $
(5.00 £)
     -10.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(6.35 £)
5.67 $
(4.50 £)
     -29.19 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.43 $
(3.52 £)
3.42 $
(2.72 £)
     -22.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 $
(1.63 £)
1.62 $
(1.28 £)
     -21.49 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.70 $
(1.35 £)
1.24 $
(0.98 £)
     -26.96 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.39 $
(3.49 £)
4.42 $
(3.51 £)
     +0.66 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.50 $
(2.78 £)
1.27 $
(1.01 £)
     -63.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.89 $
(2.30 £)
0.99 $
(0.79 £)
     -65.82 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.38 $
(2.69 £)
2.70 $
(2.15 £)
     -20.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.96 $
(5.53 £)
3.96 $
(3.15 £)
     -43.11 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.91 $
(4.70 £)
3.81 $
(3.02 £)
     -35.63 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.90 $
(5.48 £)
5.02 $
(3.99 £)
     -27.31 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.97 $
(2.36 £)
1.29 $
(1.02 £)
     -56.62 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $
(0.75 £)
0.59 $
(0.47 £)
     -37.64 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.55 $
(2.02 £)
1.21 $
(0.96 £)
     -52.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.72 $
(2.16 £)
1.29 $
(1.02 £)
     -52.70 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.51 $
(1.20 £)
0.66 $
(0.53 £)
     -56.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(1.10 £)
0.65 $
(0.52 £)
     -53.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.28 $
(1.81 £)
0.97 $
(0.77 £)
     -57.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.44 $
(1.94 £)
1.25 $
(0.99 £)
     -48.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(11.92 £)
10.07 $
(8.00 £)
     -32.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(1.73 £)
1.96 $
(1.56 £)
     -10.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.59 $
(2.06 £)
2.64 $
(2.09 £)
     +1.83 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $
(11.12 £)
13.85 $
(11.00 £)
     -1.09 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.18 £)
3.15 $
(2.50 £)
     +14.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 121.00 $
(96.12 £)
176.25 $
(140.00 £)
     +45.66 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(1.99 £)
6.29 $
(5.00 £)
     +151.78 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.38 £)
6.08 $
(4.83 £)
     +102.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(23.83 £)
50.36 $
(40.00 £)
     +67.85 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.00 $
(2.38 £)
6.12 $
(4.86 £)
     +103.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(17,475.59 £)
25,077.26 $
(19,920.00 £)
     +13.99 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,881.63 $
(16,587.22 £)
26,243.01 $
(20,846.00 £)
     +25.68 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 144.12 $
(114.48 £)
189.34 $
(150.40 £)
     +31.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $
(0.07 £)
0.14 $
(0.11 £)
     +60.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.51 $
(48.86 £)
41.54 $
(32.99 £)
     -32.48 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 83.89 $
(66.64 £)
57.91 $
(46.00 £)
     -30.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 40.75 $
(32.37 £)
14.08 $
(11.18 £)
     -65.45 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(12.71 £)
16.37 $
(13.00 £)
     +2.29 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,336.06 $
(1,855.64 £)
1,590.96 $
(1,263.77 £)
     -31.90 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 32,847.83 $
(26,092.51 £)
20,960.55 $
(16,649.91 £)
     -36.19 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.91 $
(42.03 £)
80.23 $
(63.73 £)
     +51.63 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.22 $
(31.15 £)
38.51 $
(30.59 £)
     -1.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.30 $
(70.93 £)
84.90 $
(67.44 £)
     -4.92 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.10 $
(100.17 £)
100.47 $
(79.81 £)
     -20.32 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,115.40 $
(2,474.70 £)
2,149.68 $
(1,707.59 £)
     -31.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,972.28 $
(1,566.67 £)
1,555.83 $
(1,235.87 £)
     -21.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,453.91 $
(5,126.63 £)
4,014.54 $
(3,188.93 £)
     -37.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,275.93 $
(2,602.22 £)
2,548.70 $
(2,024.54 £)
     -22.20 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,313.32 $
(1,043.23 £)
1,566.92 $
(1,244.67 £)
     +19.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 555.17 $
(440.99 £)
912.40 $
(724.76 £)
     +64.35 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,478.11 $
(3,557.17 £)
3,218.08 $
(2,556.27 £)
     -28.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.20 3.24      -22.83 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
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Currency: USD