Cost of Living Comparison

HUF
COMPARED TO
PLN

Poland is 3.6% more expensive than Hungary.

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

pay 1.1% more for restaurants

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.81
Ft1,560.72
$5.33
zł19.75
-8.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.23
Ft1,404.94
$5.05
zł18.73
-3.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.04
Ft278.98
$1.04
zł3.86
+0.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.76
Ft203.99
$0.88
zł3.25
+15.7%
Average +1.1%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 13.0% less for groceries

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.72
Ft192.66
$0.82
zł3.04
+14.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.13
Ft840.33
$3.03
zł11.23
-3.0%
Milk (1 gallon) $2.94
Ft790.83
$2.44
zł9.04
-17.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.79
Ft481.40
$2.00
zł7.40
+11.5%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.10
Ft565.88
$1.91
zł7.07
-9.4%
Apples (1 lb) $0.63
Ft168.65
$0.38
zł1.43
-38.7%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.67
Ft180.02
$0.51
zł1.90
-23.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.69
Ft185.28
$0.58
zł2.14
-16.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.79
Ft211.75
$0.74
zł2.75
-5.9%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.43
Ft115.23
$0.29
zł1.09
-31.4%
Onions (1 lb) $0.44
Ft118.05
$0.33
zł1.23
-24.2%
Average -13.0%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 6.5% less for transportation

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.77
Ft1,282.45
$4.94
zł18.30
+3.5%
Monthly public transit pass $23.15
Ft6,224.05
$24.23
zł89.78
+4.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $19,652.40
Ft5,283,350.26
$20,252.35
zł75,047.04
+3.1%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $10.23
Ft2,750.42
$6.41
zł23.76
-37.3%
Average -6.5%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 16.6% more for housing

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$14.11
Ft3,793.95
$13.83
zł51.25
-2.0%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $334.71
Ft89,982.53
$425.90
zł1,578.21
+27.2%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $251.44
Ft67,595.97
$335.38
zł1,242.79
+33.4%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$121.59
Ft32,688.22
$131.12
zł485.86
+7.8%
Average +16.6%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 5.8% less for childcare

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $225.27
Ft60,562.80
$197.96
zł733.57
-12.1%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $5,676.69
Ft1,526,122.57
$5,708.80
zł21,154.52
+0.6%
Average -5.8%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 16.0% more for entertainment and sports

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.40
Ft375.13
$1.80
zł6.65
+28.7%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.33
Ft358.82
$2.09
zł7.75
+56.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.51
Ft1,213.36
$4.28
zł15.84
-5.3%
Monthly membership at local gym $31.36
Ft8,430.53
$25.02
zł92.70
-20.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $5.18
Ft1,393.36
$6.23
zł23.07
+20.1%
Average +16.0%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 16.7% more for clothing

  Hungary help_outline Poland help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$58.41
Ft15,703.91
$72.59
zł268.97
+24.3%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$28.85
Ft7,756.68
$36.76
zł136.22
+27.4%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$69.00
Ft18,550.32
$70.55
zł261.45
+2.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) $76.85
Ft20,661.47
$86.71
zł321.33
+12.8%
Average +16.7%

Hungary vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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