Cost of Living in Aachen

Summary about cost of living in Aachen, Germany:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 € 6.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 € 25.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.35 € 2.00-4.70
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.40 € 2.80-4.50
Cappuccino (regular) 2.42 € 1.50-3.10
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.90 € 1.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 € 1.00-4.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.91 € 2.35-3.79
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.78 € 0.54-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.54-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.16 € 1.43-2.98
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.54 € 2.95-4.54
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.17 € 2.27-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.99 € 2.72-13.61
Apples (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.68-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 € 0.45-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 0.67 € 0.45-1.81
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 € 0.45-1.40
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 € 0.45-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.58 € 0.45-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.99 € 0.70-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.39 € 0.19-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.99 € 3.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.87 € 0.80-1.29
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.51 € 1.00-2.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 € 6.40-8.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.70 € 1.80-2.90
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 71.00 € 50.00-90.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.80 € 3.40-4.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.06 € 3.06-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 30.00-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.44 € 4.54-6.06
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 € 17,000.00-18,089.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,583.33 € 20,000.00-22,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 233.72 € 170.00-340.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 € 0.09-0.11
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.31 € 25.00-35.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.90 € 15.00-46.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.67 € 20.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 € 8.50-12.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 492.25 € 270.00-1,075.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,520.00 € 7,560.00-14,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.09 € 20.00-120.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.75 € 15.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.50 € 40.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.12 € 40.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 564.67 € 400.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 406.67 € 300.00-700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,062.50 € 800.00-1,300.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 831.82 € 700.00-1,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 401.80 € 297.29-999.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 225.29 € 185.80-250.84
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,246.50 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.75 1.00-1.85

Prices in Aachen

This city had 349 entries in the past 12 months by 39 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
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4 Comments so far
Simon on Jul 01, 2020:
@Imran
it is very easy to get a job as a student in aachen. you can work at restaurants or at the university (Which might be very interesting)
fady ashraf on Jul 03, 2017:
how much it costs to move from nuremberg to amsterdam ?
Imran on Jun 30, 2017:
as a student, is it difficult to get a job in achen?
Catherine G. Marshall on Apr 25, 2017:
The living standard is quite ok, the weather and air population too. How can I can Aachen be of help to me it come to my education. I am a person who have an interest to study there.