Cost of Living Comparison Between Austria and Switzerland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Switzerland are 71.33% higher than in Austria (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Switzerland are 75.58% higher than in Austria
Rent Prices in Switzerland are 87.99% higher than in Austria
Restaurant Prices in Switzerland are 79.17% higher than in Austria
Groceries Prices in Switzerland are 92.91% higher than in Austria
Local Purchasing Power in Switzerland is 47.31% higher than in Austria
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Restaurants
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(12.90 Fr.)
23.25 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +93.76 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(53.76 Fr.)
93.01 €
(100.00 Fr.)
     +86.01 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(8.60 Fr.)
13.95 €
(15.00 Fr.)
     +74.38 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.90 €
(4.19 Fr.)
6.51 €
(7.00 Fr.)
     +66.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.30 Fr.)
5.58 €
(6.00 Fr.)
     +39.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.12 €
(3.35 Fr.)
4.30 €
(4.62 Fr.)
     +37.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 €
(2.92 Fr.)
3.84 €
(4.12 Fr.)
     +41.24 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.13 €
(2.29 Fr.)
3.53 €
(3.79 Fr.)
     +65.55 %
Markets
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.22 €
(4.54 Fr.)
5.59 €
(6.01 Fr.)
     +32.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.71 €
(1.84 Fr.)
2.35 €
(2.53 Fr.)
     +37.47 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 €
(0.97 Fr.)
1.17 €
(1.25 Fr.)
     +29.82 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.01 €
(3.24 Fr.)
5.23 €
(5.62 Fr.)
     +73.42 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.90 €
(6.34 Fr.)
9.79 €
(10.53 Fr.)
     +66.04 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.78 €
(5.14 Fr.)
10.75 €
(11.56 Fr.)
     +124.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.98 €
(7.50 Fr.)
21.43 €
(23.04 Fr.)
     +207.17 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 €
(1.06 Fr.)
1.65 €
(1.78 Fr.)
     +67.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.82 €
(0.88 Fr.)
1.18 €
(1.26 Fr.)
     +43.68 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.10 €
(1.18 Fr.)
1.38 €
(1.49 Fr.)
     +26.41 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.16 €
(1.25 Fr.)
1.72 €
(1.85 Fr.)
     +48.32 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.69 €
(0.74 Fr.)
1.07 €
(1.15 Fr.)
     +55.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.65 €
(0.69 Fr.)
1.03 €
(1.11 Fr.)
     +60.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.29 €
(1.38 Fr.)
2.10 €
(2.26 Fr.)
     +63.28 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.64 €
(0.68 Fr.)
0.89 €
(0.96 Fr.)
     +40.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(7.53 Fr.)
13.95 €
(15.00 Fr.)
     +99.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.07 €
(1.15 Fr.)
1.82 €
(1.96 Fr.)
     +70.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.64 €
(1.77 Fr.)
2.15 €
(2.31 Fr.)
     +30.49 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 €
(5.91 Fr.)
7.95 €
(8.55 Fr.)
     +44.58 %
Transportation
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 €
(2.58 Fr.)
3.26 €
(3.50 Fr.)
     +35.63 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.55 €
(53.28 Fr.)
74.40 €
(80.00 Fr.)
     +50.16 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 €
(4.30 Fr.)
6.05 €
(6.50 Fr.)
     +51.13 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 €
(3.11 Fr.)
5.69 €
(6.12 Fr.)
     +96.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.80 €
(29.89 Fr.)
64.17 €
(69.00 Fr.)
     +130.84 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.54 €
(4.88 Fr.)
5.71 €
(6.14 Fr.)
     +25.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,460.00 €
(25,224.41 Fr.)
26,041.44 €
(28,000.00 Fr.)
     +11.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,440.75 €
(21,978.09 Fr.)
28,178.62 €
(30,297.92 Fr.)
     +37.86 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 202.80 €
(218.05 Fr.)
183.99 €
(197.82 Fr.)
     -9.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.07 Fr.)
0.21 €
(0.22 Fr.)
     +210.58 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.03 €
(35.51 Fr.)
54.95 €
(59.09 Fr.)
     +66.38 %
Sports And Leisure
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.63 €
(37.24 Fr.)
77.99 €
(83.86 Fr.)
     +125.19 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.25 €
(21.77 Fr.)
32.75 €
(35.21 Fr.)
     +61.73 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(11.83 Fr.)
17.67 €
(19.00 Fr.)
     +60.65 %
Childcare
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 301.30 €
(323.96 Fr.)
2,109.13 €
(2,267.76 Fr.)
     +600.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,726.62 €
(8,307.73 Fr.)
25,469.53 €
(27,385.08 Fr.)
     +229.63 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.68 €
(91.05 Fr.)
96.55 €
(103.81 Fr.)
     +14.01 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.20 €
(35.70 Fr.)
46.55 €
(50.05 Fr.)
     +40.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.72 €
(88.94 Fr.)
105.67 €
(113.61 Fr.)
     +27.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 112.22 €
(120.66 Fr.)
145.37 €
(156.31 Fr.)
     +29.55 %
Rent Per Month
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 721.07 €
(775.30 Fr.)
1,376.07 €
(1,479.56 Fr.)
     +90.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 577.48 €
(620.92 Fr.)
1,084.51 €
(1,166.08 Fr.)
     +87.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,362.73 €
(1,465.22 Fr.)
2,509.82 €
(2,698.58 Fr.)
     +84.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,039.94 €
(1,118.15 Fr.)
1,987.38 €
(2,136.85 Fr.)
     +91.11 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 483.92 €
(520.32 Fr.)
950.88 €
(1,022.39 Fr.)
     +96.49 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 348.51 €
(374.72 Fr.)
660.16 €
(709.81 Fr.)
     +89.42 %
Salaries And Financing
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,042.88 €
(2,196.52 Fr.)
5,283.84 €
(5,681.24 Fr.)
     +158.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.99 1.44      -27.73 %
Last update: August 2021August 2021
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