London is 2.1 times more expensive than Berlin.

If you lived in London instead of Berlin, you would:

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pay 4.1% more for restaurants

 
Berlin
London
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.24
€14.25
$25.22
£19.93
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.88
€10.18
$10.09
£7.97
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $3.08
€2.88
$2.54
£2.00

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pay 0.1% less for groceries

 
Berlin
London
Bread
1 loaf
$2.14
€2.00
$1.96
£1.55
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.94
€6.49
$4.74
£3.74
Milk (1 gallon) $4.68
€4.38
$6.34
£5.01

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pay 93.8% more for transportation

 
Berlin
London
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.43
€6.95
$7.20
£5.69
Monthly public transit pass $53.34
€49.88
$252.24
£199.35
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $32,415.23
€30,315.86
$34,406.00
£27,190.89

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pay 48.2% more for housing

 
Berlin
London
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$42.52
€39.77
$39.12
£30.92
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,392.07
€1,301.91
$2,697.16
£2,131.56
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $988.74
€924.70
$2,027.26
£1,602.13

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pay 6.9 times more for childcare

 
Berlin
London
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $209.09
€195.55
$2,321.07
£1,834.33
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,427.53
€8,816.96
$25,293.41
£19,989.25

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pay 58.2% more for entertainment and sports

 
Berlin
London
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.90
€4.58
$8.20
£6.48
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.05
€3.79
$4.56
£3.60
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.93
€8.35
$18.92
£14.95

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pay 9.5% more for clothing

 
Berlin
London
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$88.82
€83.07
$103.07
£81.46
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.27
€38.60
$49.65
£39.24
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$96.51
€90.26
$112.31
£88.76

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