Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Portugal Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Portugal are 26.8% lower than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Portugal are 25.7% lower than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Portugal are 23.2% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Portugal are 40.4% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Portugal are 22.4% lower than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Portugal is 48.6% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.54 €)
8.55 £
(10.00 €)
     -43.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(70.14 €)
34.22 £
(40.00 €)
     -43.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(8.18 €)
6.84 £
(8.00 €)
     -2.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.26 €)
2.14 £
(2.50 €)
     -52.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.68 €)
2.57 £
(3.00 €)
     -35.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.13 £
(3.66 €)
1.50 £
(1.76 €)
     -52.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 £
(2.04 €)
1.32 £
(1.55 €)
     -24.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(1.47 €)
0.94 £
(1.10 €)
     -25.3 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(5.49 €)
3.00 £
(3.51 €)
     -36.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(1.28 €)
1.07 £
(1.25 €)
     -2.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(0.84 €)
0.53 £
(0.62 €)
     -26.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.99 £
(3.49 €)
2.36 £
(2.76 €)
     -20.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.11 £
(3.63 €)
3.80 £
(4.45 €)
     +22.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 £
(3.47 €)
2.64 £
(3.09 €)
     -10.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.72 £
(5.52 €)
4.54 £
(5.31 €)
     -3.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 £
(1.11 €)
0.78 £
(0.91 €)
     -18.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.60 €)
0.49 £
(0.57 €)
     -4.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(1.13 €)
0.62 £
(0.73 €)
     -35.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 £
(1.43 €)
0.87 £
(1.02 €)
     -28.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.58 €)
0.56 £
(0.66 €)
     +12.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.54 €)
0.66 £
(0.78 €)
     +43.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.89 €)
1.18 £
(1.38 €)
     +55.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.06 £
(1.24 €)
0.58 £
(0.68 €)
     -44.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £
(8.77 €)
3.85 £
(4.50 €)
     -48.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.90 £
(2.22 €)
0.95 £
(1.11 €)
     -50.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 £
(2.78 €)
1.72 £
(2.02 €)
     -27.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(15.20 €)
4.53 £
(5.30 €)
     -65.1 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.92 €)
1.71 £
(2.00 €)
     -31.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 68.00 £
(79.49 €)
34.22 £
(40.00 €)
     -49.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.51 €)
2.99 £
(3.50 €)
     -0.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.33 €)
1.10 £
(1.29 €)
     -44.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(20.34 €)
12.83 £
(15.00 €)
     -26.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.82 £
(6.81 €)
5.80 £
(6.78 €)
     -0.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(33,065.34 €)
25,471.21 £
(29,776.00 €)
     -9.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,458.56 £
(28,592.20 €)
28,739.72 £
(33,596.91 €)
     +17.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 254.55 £
(297.58 €)
95.34 £
(111.45 €)
     -62.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.23 £
(14.29 €)
16.36 £
(19.12 €)
     +33.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.51 £
(35.67 €)
31.41 £
(36.71 €)
     +2.9 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.34 £
(37.80 €)
31.08 £
(36.33 €)
     -3.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.02 £
(12.89 €)
10.65 £
(12.45 €)
     -3.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.69 €)
6.42 £
(7.50 €)
     -35.8 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,248.75 £
(1,459.80 €)
337.66 £
(394.73 €)
     -73.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,192.00 £
(16,590.54 €)
7,952.87 £
(9,296.95 €)
     -44.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.67 £
(74.43 €)
63.97 £
(74.78 €)
     +0.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.21 £
(36.48 €)
26.98 £
(31.54 €)
     -13.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.31 £
(86.87 €)
61.37 £
(71.74 €)
     -17.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.28 £
(89.17 €)
70.52 £
(82.44 €)
     -7.5 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,086.85 £
(1,270.53 €)
801.65 £
(937.13 €)
     -26.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 876.59 £
(1,024.74 €)
617.37 £
(721.71 €)
     -29.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,776.08 £
(2,076.25 €)
1,456.35 £
(1,702.49 €)
     -18.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,365.03 £
(1,595.72 €)
1,046.19 £
(1,223.00 €)
     -23.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 474.48 £
(554.67 €)
257.43 £
(300.94 €)
     -45.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 357.99 £
(418.50 €)
170.09 £
(198.83 €)
     -52.5 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Portugal Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,330.66 £
(2,724.55 €)
890.59 £
(1,041.11 €)
     -61.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.90 4.45      -24.5 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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