Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 3.95% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 1.08% lower than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Germany are 12.01% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 14.56% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Germany are 6.39% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 11.74% higher than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 £
(15.61 €)
10.76 £
(12.00 €)
     -23.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(61.32 €)
44.84 £
(50.00 €)
     -18.47 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.69 €)
7.17 £
(8.00 €)
     +19.58 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £
(4.46 €)
3.50 £
(3.90 €)
     -12.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.46 €)
3.14 £
(3.50 €)
     -21.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.89 £
(3.22 €)
2.66 £
(2.97 €)
     -7.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.43 £
(1.60 €)
2.22 £
(2.48 €)
     +55.19 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.04 £
(1.16 €)
1.97 £
(2.19 €)
     +88.86 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.65 £
(4.07 €)
3.28 £
(3.66 €)
     -9.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.01 €)
1.39 £
(1.55 €)
     +53.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 £
(0.69 €)
0.80 £
(0.89 €)
     +29.08 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 £
(2.25 €)
2.27 £
(2.53 €)
     +12.36 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.61 £
(2.91 €)
4.80 £
(5.36 €)
     +84.23 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.53 £
(2.82 €)
3.03 £
(3.38 €)
     +19.84 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.92 £
(4.37 €)
5.73 £
(6.39 €)
     +46.33 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 £
(0.96 €)
1.00 £
(1.11 €)
     +16.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.55 €)
0.66 £
(0.74 €)
     +33.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.80 £
(0.89 €)
0.86 £
(0.96 €)
     +8.46 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.91 £
(1.01 €)
0.51 £
(0.56 €)
     -44.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.54 €)
0.63 £
(0.71 €)
     +30.10 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 £
(0.49 €)
0.39 £
(0.44 €)
     -10.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.70 £
(0.78 €)
1.08 £
(1.21 €)
     +54.59 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.98 £
(1.09 €)
0.48 £
(0.54 €)
     -50.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £
(7.80 €)
4.48 £
(5.00 €)
     -35.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 £
(1.97 €)
0.55 £
(0.61 €)
     -68.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 £
(2.29 €)
1.28 £
(1.43 €)
     -37.53 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £
(13.38 €)
6.46 £
(7.20 €)
     -46.19 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.79 €)
2.51 £
(2.80 €)
     +0.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.22 £
(72.72 €)
62.78 £
(70.00 €)
     -3.74 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.34 €)
3.14 £
(3.50 €)
     +4.63 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.23 €)
2.89 £
(3.22 €)
     +44.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(19.40 €)
26.91 £
(30.00 €)
     +54.63 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.89 £
(6.56 €)
7.37 £
(8.22 €)
     +25.19 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 £
(23,414.81 €)
22,420.81 £
(24,999.00 €)
     +6.77 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,871.84 £
(24,386.91 €)
22,121.48 £
(24,665.25 €)
     +1.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.89 £
(199.46 €)
216.98 £
(241.93 €)
     +21.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(0.14 €)
0.09 £
(0.10 €)
     -26.61 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.23 £
(33.70 €)
31.06 £
(34.63 €)
     +2.76 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.87 £
(34.42 €)
27.98 £
(31.20 €)
     -9.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.28 £
(11.47 €)
18.46 £
(20.58 €)
     +79.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.15 €)
10.76 £
(12.00 €)
     +7.62 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 997.78 £
(1,112.51 €)
296.70 £
(330.82 €)
     -70.26 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,663.41 £
(15,234.58 €)
10,655.59 £
(11,880.89 €)
     -22.01 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.52 £
(67.48 €)
69.75 £
(77.77 €)
     +15.25 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.04 £
(33.49 €)
32.60 £
(36.35 €)
     +8.52 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 64.31 £
(71.71 €)
72.97 £
(81.36 €)
     +13.46 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 64.00 £
(71.36 €)
95.45 £
(106.42 €)
     +49.12 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 887.51 £
(989.57 €)
781.00 £
(870.81 €)
     -12.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 668.09 £
(744.92 €)
558.46 £
(622.68 €)
     -16.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,603.64 £
(1,788.05 €)
1,427.06 £
(1,591.16 €)
     -11.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,187.01 £
(1,323.51 €)
1,057.89 £
(1,179.53 €)
     -10.88 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 385.70 £
(430.05 €)
564.35 £
(629.24 €)
     +46.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 293.89 £
(327.69 €)
400.68 £
(446.75 €)
     +36.34 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Germany Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,241.51 £
(2,499.26 €)
2,477.45 £
(2,762.33 €)
     +10.53 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.09 2.03      -34.41 %
Last update: September 2022September 2022
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