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Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and London 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 18.10% lower than in New York, NY
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 25.75% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in London are 33.71% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in London are 11.53% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in London are 42.76% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in London is 20.62% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(15.83 £)
18.95 $
(15.00 £)
     -5.25 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $
(63.32 £)
69.48 $
(55.00 £)
     -13.15 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(7.12 £)
7.58 $
(6.00 £)
     -15.78 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $
(5.54 £)
6.32 $
(5.00 £)
     -9.76 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(6.33 £)
5.69 $
(4.50 £)
     -28.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.52 $
(3.57 £)
3.53 $
(2.79 £)
     -21.90 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 $
(1.56 £)
1.87 $
(1.48 £)
     -5.19 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.69 $
(1.33 £)
1.39 $
(1.10 £)
     -17.74 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.29 $
(3.40 £)
4.59 $
(3.63 £)
     +6.87 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.44 $
(2.72 £)
1.27 $
(1.01 £)
     -62.90 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.74 $
(2.17 £)
0.72 $
(0.57 £)
     -73.76 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.56 $
(2.82 £)
2.55 $
(2.02 £)
     -28.27 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.92 $
(5.48 £)
3.86 $
(3.05 £)
     -44.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.89 $
(4.67 £)
3.39 $
(2.68 £)
     -42.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.62 $
(5.24 £)
4.70 $
(3.72 £)
     -29.03 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.72 $
(2.15 £)
1.06 $
(0.84 £)
     -61.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.01 $
(0.80 £)
0.62 $
(0.49 £)
     -38.39 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.72 $
(2.15 £)
1.17 $
(0.92 £)
     -57.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.74 $
(2.17 £)
1.35 $
(1.07 £)
     -50.75 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.79 $
(1.42 £)
0.64 $
(0.51 £)
     -64.08 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.52 $
(1.20 £)
0.59 $
(0.47 £)
     -61.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.21 $
(1.75 £)
0.95 $
(0.75 £)
     -56.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.27 $
(1.80 £)
1.08 $
(0.86 £)
     -52.45 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(11.87 £)
10.11 $
(8.00 £)
     -32.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.24 $
(1.77 £)
2.18 $
(1.72 £)
     -2.65 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.85 $
(2.26 £)
2.36 $
(1.87 £)
     -17.16 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.00 $
(11.08 £)
13.90 $
(11.00 £)
     -0.74 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.18 £)
3.16 $
(2.50 £)
     +14.85 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.00 $
(100.53 £)
189.50 $
(150.00 £)
     +49.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.67 $
(2.12 £)
6.32 $
(5.00 £)
     +136.14 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(2.14 £)
6.21 $
(4.91 £)
     +129.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(23.75 £)
63.17 $
(50.00 £)
     +110.56 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.00 $
(2.37 £)
6.17 $
(4.88 £)
     +105.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,825.00 $
(17,275.62 £)
25,266.82 $
(20,000.00 £)
     +15.77 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,455.29 $
(16,191.43 £)
27,113.77 $
(21,461.96 £)
     +32.55 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 130.83 $
(103.56 £)
210.22 $
(166.40 £)
     +60.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $
(0.07 £)
0.15 $
(0.12 £)
     +65.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.32 $
(50.12 £)
39.43 $
(31.21 £)
     -37.73 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 73.67 $
(58.31 £)
48.57 $
(38.44 £)
     -34.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 33.00 $
(26.12 £)
14.84 $
(11.74 £)
     -55.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(12.66 £)
15.16 $
(12.00 £)
     -5.25 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,295.96 $
(1,817.37 £)
1,679.90 $
(1,329.73 £)
     -26.83 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 38,500.00 $
(30,474.75 £)
22,783.97 $
(18,034.70 £)
     -40.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 54.82 $
(43.39 £)
85.82 $
(67.93 £)
     +56.56 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.02 $
(30.89 £)
40.87 $
(32.35 £)
     +4.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.62 $
(67.78 £)
87.07 $
(68.92 £)
     +1.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 125.31 $
(99.19 £)
97.77 $
(77.39 £)
     -21.98 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,119.04 $
(2,468.88 £)
2,127.66 $
(1,684.16 £)
     -31.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,031.48 $
(1,608.02 £)
1,500.52 $
(1,187.74 £)
     -26.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,520.31 $
(5,161.17 £)
4,039.94 $
(3,197.83 £)
     -38.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,726.92 $
(2,950.05 £)
2,538.84 $
(2,009.62 £)
     -31.88 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,314.00 $
(1,040.10 £)
1,544.81 $
(1,222.80 £)
     +17.57 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 582.88 $
(461.38 £)
859.89 $
(680.65 £)
     +47.52 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,922.16 $
(3,896.14 £)
2,901.11 $
(2,296.38 £)
     -41.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.19 3.16      -24.42 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:509719
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD