Cost of Living Comparison

EUR
COMPARED TO
PLN

Poland is 45.4% cheaper than Germany.

If you lived in Poland instead of Germany, you would:
local_dining

pay 56.0% less for restaurants

  Germany help_outline Poland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $11.21
€9.83
$4.90
zł18.16
-56.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.52
€7.47
$4.54
zł16.83
-46.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.49
€2.19
$0.99
zł3.68
-60.1%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $2.13
€1.87
$0.83
zł3.09
-60.9%
Average -56.0%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 44.5% less for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.48
€1.30
$0.72
zł2.65
-51.8%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.53
€3.97
$2.79
zł10.34
-38.4%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.03
€2.66
$2.19
zł8.13
-27.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.02
€1.77
$1.88
zł6.96
-6.8%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $3.88
€3.41
$1.70
zł6.31
-56.1%
Apples (1 lb) $1.11
€0.98
$0.34
zł1.26
-69.5%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.75
€0.66
$0.46
zł1.72
-38.0%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.95
€0.83
$0.51
zł1.88
-46.5%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.14
€1.00
$0.64
zł2.37
-44.0%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.59
€0.52
$0.25
zł0.94
-57.3%
Onions (1 lb) $0.63
€0.55
$0.29
zł1.08
-53.6%
Average -44.5%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 47.0% less for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.90
€5.18
$4.50
zł16.69
-23.7%
Monthly public transit pass $70.77
€62.06
$21.53
zł79.78
-69.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,211.36
€20,354.07
$18,398.71
zł68,178.20
-20.7%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $21.85
€19.16
$5.70
zł21.13
-73.9%
Average -47.0%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 47.1% less for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$34.77
€30.49
$12.55
zł46.49
-63.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $686.96
€602.39
$365.55
zł1,354.59
-46.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $519.31
€455.38
$287.25
zł1,064.42
-44.7%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$179.75
€157.62
$120.36
zł446.01
-33.0%
Average -47.1%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 56.2% less for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $346.84
€304.15
$190.27
zł705.05
-45.1%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $13,711.06
€12,023.24
$4,494.16
zł16,653.55
-67.2%
Average -56.2%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 43.8% less for entertainment and sports

  Germany help_outline Poland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.79
€3.32
$1.70
zł6.31
-55.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.95
€2.59
$1.90
zł7.06
-35.4%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.97
€6.12
$3.84
zł14.23
-45.0%
Monthly membership at local gym $33.86
€29.69
$22.69
zł84.10
-33.0%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $11.86
€10.40
$5.84
zł21.66
-50.7%
Average -43.8%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 22.9% less for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$83.05
€72.82
$66.43
zł246.18
-20.0%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.08
€33.39
$33.30
zł123.40
-12.6%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$88.18
€77.33
$65.73
zł243.58
-25.5%
Men's business shoes (leather) $112.54
€98.69
$74.85
zł277.36
-33.5%
Average -22.9%

Germany vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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