Cost of Living Comparison

EUR
COMPARED TO
GBP

Greece is 29.6% cheaper than United Kingdom.

If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Greece, you would:
local_dining

pay 17.0% more for restaurants

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $12.07
€10.58
$15.63
£12.08
+29.6%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.99
€6.13
$6.74
£5.21
-3.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.74
€1.52
$1.52
£1.18
-12.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.60
€0.53
$1.15
£0.88
+89.9%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 0.6% more for groceries

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.06
€0.93
$1.22
£0.94
+15.8%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.65
€4.08
$3.21
£2.48
-31.0%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.08
€4.45
$4.29
£3.31
-15.5%
Eggs
1 dozen
$3.29
€2.88
$2.30
£1.78
-29.9%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $3.41
€2.99
$3.26
£2.52
-4.3%
Apples (1 lb) $0.71
€0.63
$1.02
£0.79
+42.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.75
€0.65
$0.61
£0.47
-18.3%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.50
€0.44
$0.93
£0.72
+84.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.64
€0.56
$0.99
£0.76
+55.0%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.43
€0.37
$0.66
£0.51
+53.8%
Onions (1 lb) $0.41
€0.36
$0.57
£0.44
+41.4%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 13.9% more for transportation

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.77
€5.93
$5.98
£4.62
-11.6%
Monthly public transit pass $41.34
€36.25
$80.21
£61.97
+94.0%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,037.17
€17,570.61
$22,773.83
£17,595.51
+13.7%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $12.03
€10.55
$23.44
£18.11
+94.8%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.4 times more for housing

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$34.17
€29.97
$37.35
£28.86
+9.3%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $336.01
€294.65
$908.65
£702.04
+170.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $275.03
€241.18
$754.23
£582.73
+174.2%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$137.73
€120.77
$141.49
£109.32
+2.7%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.1 times more for childcare

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $333.75
€292.66
$1,034.26
£799.09
+209.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,254.45
€6,361.43
$14,894.38
£11,507.69
+105.3%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 22.0% more for entertainment and sports

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.95
€3.47
$4.30
£3.32
+8.8%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.19
€2.80
$3.28
£2.53
+2.8%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.94
€4.33
$12.12
£9.36
+145.1%
Monthly membership at local gym $37.34
€32.74
$38.68
£29.89
+3.6%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $8.62
€7.55
$12.45
£9.62
+44.6%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 15.0% less for clothing

  Greece help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$82.60
€72.43
$68.21
£52.70
-17.4%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$33.45
€29.33
$36.08
£27.88
+7.9%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$79.78
€69.96
$74.75
£57.75
-6.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) $101.84
€89.30
$74.08
£57.23
-27.3%

Greece vs. United Kingdom - Cost of clothing
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