Cost of Living in Lugano

Summary about cost of living in Lugano, Switzerland:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.79 € 14.59-45.58
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 91.16 € 54.70-136.74
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.85 € 11.85-13.67
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.38 € 3.65-7.29
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.47 € 4.56-6.38
Cappuccino (regular) 3.30 € 2.73-4.56
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.55 € 2.73-4.56
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.02 € 1.82-4.56
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.20 € 3.80-6.90
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.12 € 0.99-3.31
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.29 € 0.83-1.86
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.30 € 3.65-6.75
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.26 € 5.79-10.34
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.62 € 3.72-14.47
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 23.78 € 12.40-37.21
Apples (1 lb) 1.74 € 1.24-2.34
Banana (1 lb) 1.14 € 0.62-1.65
Oranges (1 lb) 1.51 € 0.41-1.65
Tomato (1 lb) 1.91 € 1.24-3.31
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 € 0.83-1.65
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 € 0.83-1.24
Lettuce (1 head) 2.62 € 1.37-3.19
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.44 € 0.23-0.82
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.67 € 9.12-20.06
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.91 € 1.09-2.73
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.13 € 1.82-2.73
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.75 € 7.29-8.20
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.28 € 1.91-4.56
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.18 € 42.85-91.16
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 13.67 € 9.12-18.23
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.87 €
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 95.72 € 54.70-136.74
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.13 € 4.56-5.52
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,790.02 € 20,055.21-25,524.82
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,524.82 € 25,524.82-25,524.82
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 175.01 € 118.51-193.72
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 € 0.14-0.26
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 58.47 € 41.02-82.04
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 81.54 € 54.70-132.94
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30.39 € 18.23-45.58
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.50 € 13.67-22.79
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,057.46 € 911.60-1,185.08
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,447.48 € 8,204.41-27,348.02
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.02 € 63.81-118.51
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.44 € 36.46-72.93
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.78 € 72.93-136.74
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 172.06 € 118.51-227.90
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,002.76 € 729.28-1,185.08
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 839.97 € 638.12-1,093.92
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,966.45 € 1,640.88-2,734.80
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,538.33 € 1,367.40-1,823.20
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 948.53 € 508.14-1,693.80
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 532.13 € 423.45-677.52
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,621.11 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.42 1.00-2.50

Prices in Lugano

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Last update: April 2021
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1 Comments so far
Anonymous on Aug 15, 2018:
I would love to ritire in lugano i am 75 years old a widower no children i am italian citizen resident in england since 1964 love to meet single lady 60/65 how much must i have avarege flat or a house and the cost of living