Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 1.8% lower than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 8.1% lower than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Germany are 21.5% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 16.1% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Germany are 3.9% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 13.0% higher than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.52 €)
10.70 £
(12.50 €)
     -28.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(70.10 €)
51.36 £
(60.00 €)
     -14.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(8.18 €)
8.39 £
(9.80 €)
     +19.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.26 €)
3.42 £
(4.00 €)
     -23.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.20 £
(4.91 €)
3.42 £
(4.00 €)
     -18.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.14 £
(3.67 €)
2.81 £
(3.28 €)
     -10.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 £
(2.03 €)
2.29 £
(2.67 €)
     +31.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(1.46 €)
2.05 £
(2.39 €)
     +63.7 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(5.48 €)
3.51 £
(4.10 €)
     -25.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(1.28 €)
1.49 £
(1.74 €)
     +35.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.72 £
(0.84 €)
1.05 £
(1.23 €)
     +46.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.98 £
(3.49 €)
2.81 £
(3.28 €)
     -5.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.12 £
(3.64 €)
4.73 £
(5.52 €)
     +51.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 £
(3.46 €)
5.85 £
(6.83 €)
     +97.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.73 £
(5.52 €)
5.79 £
(6.76 €)
     +22.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 £
(1.11 €)
0.92 £
(1.07 €)
     -3.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.60 €)
0.52 £
(0.61 €)
     +1.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 £
(1.13 €)
0.81 £
(0.94 €)
     -16.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.23 £
(1.43 €)
0.67 £
(0.78 €)
     -45.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.58 €)
0.60 £
(0.70 €)
     +19.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.55 €)
0.70 £
(0.82 €)
     +50.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.89 €)
1.48 £
(1.73 €)
     +95.4 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.06 £
(1.24 €)
0.59 £
(0.69 €)
     -44.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £
(8.76 €)
4.27 £
(4.99 €)
     -43.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.91 £
(2.23 €)
0.79 £
(0.92 €)
     -58.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 £
(2.77 €)
1.37 £
(1.61 €)
     -42.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(15.19 €)
7.02 £
(8.20 €)
     -46.0 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.92 €)
2.57 £
(3.00 €)
     +2.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.80 £
(79.21 €)
41.94 £
(49.00 €)
     -38.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.50 €)
3.77 £
(4.40 €)
     +25.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.33 €)
2.76 £
(3.22 €)
     +38.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(20.33 €)
25.68 £
(30.00 €)
     +47.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.82 £
(6.80 €)
5.67 £
(6.62 €)
     -2.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(33,044.06 €)
23,265.49 £
(27,180.00 €)
     -17.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,650.19 £
(28,797.68 €)
23,520.28 £
(27,477.66 €)
     -4.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 252.96 £
(295.52 €)
254.68 £
(297.53 €)
     +0.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.24 £
(14.30 €)
16.82 £
(19.65 €)
     +37.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.49 £
(35.62 €)
39.86 £
(46.57 €)
     +30.7 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.31 £
(37.75 €)
28.92 £
(33.79 €)
     -10.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.03 £
(12.89 €)
17.43 £
(20.36 €)
     +58.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.68 €)
10.27 £
(12.00 €)
     +2.7 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,241.45 £
(1,450.33 €)
339.93 £
(397.12 €)
     -72.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,589.84 £
(17,044.64 €)
10,227.18 £
(11,947.94 €)
     -29.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.03 £
(74.80 €)
66.80 £
(78.03 €)
     +4.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.37 £
(36.65 €)
31.71 £
(37.05 €)
     +1.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.14 £
(86.61 €)
71.65 £
(83.70 €)
     -3.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.10 £
(88.91 €)
95.24 £
(111.26 €)
     +25.1 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,082.18 £
(1,264.27 €)
802.72 £
(937.78 €)
     -25.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 875.68 £
(1,023.02 €)
601.43 £
(702.62 €)
     -31.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,773.44 £
(2,071.82 €)
1,466.44 £
(1,713.17 €)
     -17.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,360.96 £
(1,589.94 €)
1,129.12 £
(1,319.10 €)
     -17.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 472.06 £
(551.48 €)
471.92 £
(551.33 €)
     -0.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 343.47 £
(401.26 €)
385.80 £
(450.72 €)
     +12.3 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,327.25 £
(2,718.82 €)
2,415.31 £
(2,821.69 €)
     +3.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.90 3.98      -32.6 %
Last update: March 2024March 2024
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