Reykjavik is 44.2% more expensive than Rome.

If you lived in Reykjavik instead of Rome, you would:

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pay 51.0% more for restaurants

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.24
€15.16
$21.59
ISK3,001
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.83
€10.10
$17.27
ISK2,401
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.22
€2.07
$2.90
ISK404

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pay 49.2% more for groceries

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Bread
1 loaf
$1.87
€1.74
$3.68
ISK512
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.93
€6.47
$7.66
ISK1,065
Milk (1 gallon) $6.37
€5.94
$6.16
ISK857

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pay 44.5% more for transportation

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.44
€6.94
$8.57
ISK1,192
Monthly public transit pass $37.90
€35.37
$66.92
ISK9,304
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,749.78
€24,958.96
$41,660.67
ISK5,792,516

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pay 63.6% more for housing

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$30.04
€28.03
$68.45
ISK9,517
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,171.95
€1,093.49
$1,864.13
ISK259,190
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $721.77
€673.45
$1,666.20
ISK231,669

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pay 46.2% less for childcare

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $516.83
€482.23
$240.37
ISK33,421
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,813.53
€9,156.54
$5,984.07
ISK832,028

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pay 88.0% more for entertainment and sports

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.41
€5.05
$10.79
ISK1,501
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.59
€1.48
$5.09
ISK707
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.50
€6.06
$11.87
ISK1,651

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pay 59.5% more for clothing

 
Rome
Reykjavik
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$67.31
€62.81
$103.94
ISK14,452
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.97
€28.90
$43.50
ISK6,048
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$81.10
€75.67
$141.47
ISK19,670

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