Cost of Living Comparison Between Hungary and Iceland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Iceland are 97.7% higher than in Hungary (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Iceland are 128.5% higher than in Hungary
Rent Prices in Iceland are 257.0% higher than in Hungary
Restaurant Prices in Iceland are 138.0% higher than in Hungary
Groceries Prices in Iceland are 121.3% higher than in Hungary
Local Purchasing Power in Iceland is 96.8% higher than in Hungary
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Restaurants
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3,500.00 Ft
(1,341.53 kr)
7,683.39 Ft
(2,945.00 kr)
     +119.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 18,000.00 Ft
(6,899.30 kr)
41,743.38 Ft
(16,000.00 kr)
     +131.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2,500.00 Ft
(958.24 kr)
5,739.72 Ft
(2,200.00 kr)
     +129.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 700.00 Ft
(268.31 kr)
3,652.55 Ft
(1,400.00 kr)
     +421.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 800.00 Ft
(306.64 kr)
3,003.44 Ft
(1,151.20 kr)
     +275.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 689.86 Ft
(264.42 kr)
1,742.54 Ft
(667.91 kr)
     +152.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 468.33 Ft
(179.51 kr)
1,016.33 Ft
(389.55 kr)
     +117.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 370.34 Ft
(141.95 kr)
738.31 Ft
(282.99 kr)
     +99.4 %
Markets
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1,453.30 Ft
(557.04 kr)
2,214.98 Ft
(848.99 kr)
     +52.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 482.82 Ft
(185.06 kr)
1,123.69 Ft
(430.70 kr)
     +132.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 303.25 Ft
(116.23 kr)
506.33 Ft
(194.07 kr)
     +67.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 947.95 Ft
(363.34 kr)
2,074.60 Ft
(795.18 kr)
     +118.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,623.52 Ft
(622.28 kr)
2,407.46 Ft
(922.77 kr)
     +48.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 873.99 Ft
(334.99 kr)
3,026.34 Ft
(1,159.98 kr)
     +246.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,906.64 Ft
(730.80 kr)
4,994.18 Ft
(1,914.24 kr)
     +161.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 247.68 Ft
(94.93 kr)
512.60 Ft
(196.48 kr)
     +107.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 286.03 Ft
(109.63 kr)
360.47 Ft
(138.17 kr)
     +26.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 296.47 Ft
(113.64 kr)
449.09 Ft
(172.13 kr)
     +51.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 485.11 Ft
(185.94 kr)
746.08 Ft
(285.97 kr)
     +53.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 185.36 Ft
(71.05 kr)
491.09 Ft
(188.23 kr)
     +164.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 204.98 Ft
(78.57 kr)
306.92 Ft
(117.64 kr)
     +49.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 455.78 Ft
(174.70 kr)
1,109.04 Ft
(425.09 kr)
     +143.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 171.65 Ft
(65.79 kr)
808.73 Ft
(309.98 kr)
     +371.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,600.00 Ft
(613.27 kr)
7,044.20 Ft
(2,700.00 kr)
     +340.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 358.74 Ft
(137.50 kr)
1,125.85 Ft
(431.53 kr)
     +213.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 482.72 Ft
(185.02 kr)
957.07 Ft
(366.84 kr)
     +98.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,040.00 Ft
(781.92 kr)
4,239.56 Ft
(1,625.00 kr)
     +107.8 %
Transportation
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 450.00 Ft
(172.48 kr)
1,434.93 Ft
(550.00 kr)
     +218.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(3,641.30 kr)
23,480.65 Ft
(9,000.00 kr)
     +147.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1,100.00 Ft
(421.62 kr)
1,904.54 Ft
(730.00 kr)
     +73.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 708.11 Ft
(271.42 kr)
1,360.38 Ft
(521.43 kr)
     +92.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6,600.00 Ft
(2,529.74 kr)
24,419.88 Ft
(9,360.00 kr)
     +270.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,320.17 Ft
(889.31 kr)
3,075.17 Ft
(1,178.69 kr)
     +32.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 9,945,000.00 Ft
(3,811,861.62 kr)
13,553,554.70 Ft
(5,195,000.00 kr)
     +36.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 9,580,165.25 Ft
(3,672,022.55 kr)
14,811,260.47 Ft
(5,677,071.43 kr)
     +54.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 52,891.43 Ft
(20,272.98 kr)
38,357.41 Ft
(14,702.17 kr)
     -27.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 9,351.07 Ft
(3,584.21 kr)
8,419.70 Ft
(3,227.22 kr)
     -10.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 5,811.20 Ft
(2,227.40 kr)
24,727.87 Ft
(9,478.05 kr)
     +325.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 14,795.29 Ft
(5,670.95 kr)
22,319.13 Ft
(8,554.79 kr)
     +50.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 4,757.55 Ft
(1,823.54 kr)
11,083.74 Ft
(4,248.33 kr)
     +133.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 2,500.00 Ft
(958.24 kr)
5,217.92 Ft
(2,000.00 kr)
     +108.7 %
Childcare
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 122,606.06 Ft
(46,994.20 kr)
90,762.02 Ft
(34,788.56 kr)
     -26.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,065,694.44 Ft
(1,175,063.15 kr)
2,025,206.32 Ft
(776,250.00 kr)
     -33.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 25,523.08 Ft
(9,782.85 kr)
42,173.19 Ft
(16,164.74 kr)
     +65.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 10,930.38 Ft
(4,189.55 kr)
18,421.75 Ft
(7,060.95 kr)
     +68.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 29,360.55 Ft
(11,253.73 kr)
54,925.98 Ft
(21,052.81 kr)
     +87.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 31,656.68 Ft
(12,133.82 kr)
64,868.99 Ft
(24,863.91 kr)
     +104.9 %
Rent Per Month
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 164,351.07 Ft
(62,994.83 kr)
620,193.49 Ft
(237,716.62 kr)
     +277.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 131,992.95 Ft
(50,592.14 kr)
551,378.45 Ft
(211,340.21 kr)
     +317.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 284,103.41 Ft
(108,895.21 kr)
892,525.71 Ft
(342,100.00 kr)
     +214.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 219,569.74 Ft
(84,159.82 kr)
791,786.35 Ft
(303,487.18 kr)
     +260.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 98,771.97 Ft
(37,858.73 kr)
193,317.69 Ft
(74,097.56 kr)
     +95.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 73,014.95 Ft
(27,986.21 kr)
155,358.81 Ft
(59,548.14 kr)
     +112.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Hungary Edit Iceland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 336,375.60 Ft
(128,930.84 kr)
1,513,213.99 Ft
(580,006.27 kr)
     +349.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.03 7.28      -19.4 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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