London is 29.2% more expensive than Canberra.

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

pay 12.3% less for restaurants

 
Canberra
London
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.15
A$24.77
$21.14
£16.33
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.94
A$12.85
$8.46
£6.53
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.47
A$3.19
$2.12
£1.64

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pay 16.8% less for groceries

 
Canberra
London
Bread
1 loaf
$2.33
A$3.01
$1.43
£1.11
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.33
A$6.89
$4.66
£3.60
Milk (1 gallon) $5.35
A$6.91
$5.05
£3.90

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pay 2.2 times more for transportation

 
Canberra
London
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.26
A$5.50
$6.44
£4.98
Monthly public transit pass $53.87
A$69.67
$221.04
£170.78
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $19,918.26
A$25,758.23
$32,442.82
£25,065.97

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pay 32.2% more for housing

 
Canberra
London
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$55.92
A$72.32
$44.77
£34.59
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,484.12
A$1,919.26
$2,348.46
£1,814.47
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,256.98
A$1,625.52
$1,767.33
£1,365.47

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pay 61.7% more for childcare

 
Canberra
London
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,424.35
A$1,841.97
$1,997.34
£1,543.19
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $13,917.24
A$17,997.74
$25,500.84
£19,702.46

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pay 19.2% more for entertainment and sports

 
Canberra
London
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.60
A$5.94
$7.05
£5.44
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.45
A$4.46
$4.10
£3.17
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$26.81
A$34.67
$17.62
£13.61

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pay 3.6% more for clothing

 
Canberra
London
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$70.42
A$91.06
$84.53
£65.31
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$39.58
A$51.19
$40.87
£31.58
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$106.29
A$137.46
$100.50
£77.65

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