Cost of Living Comparison

GBP
COMPARED TO
GBP

London is 3.4% more expensive than Saint Helier.

If you lived in London instead of Saint Helier, you would:
local_dining

pay 13.0% less for restaurants

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $24.67
£19.06
$21.14
£16.33
-14.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.16
£7.08
$8.46
£6.53
-7.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.44
£1.89
$2.12
£1.64
-13.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.89
£1.46
$1.58
£1.22
-16.7%
Average -13.0%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 28.9% less for groceries

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$2.44
£1.89
$1.43
£1.11
-41.3%
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.04
£3.89
$4.66
£3.60
-7.6%
Milk (1 gallon) $6.64
£5.13
$5.05
£3.90
-23.9%
Eggs
1 dozen
$4.78
£3.69
$3.13
£2.42
-34.5%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $4.45
£3.43
$3.98
£3.07
-10.6%
Apples (1 lb) $2.12
£1.64
$1.44
£1.12
-31.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.44
£1.12
$0.71
£0.55
-50.7%
Oranges (1 lb) $2.24
£1.73
$1.28
£0.99
-42.8%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $2.13
£1.65
$1.62
£1.25
-24.1%
Potatoes (1 lb) $1.26
£0.97
$0.76
£0.58
-40.0%
Onions (1 lb) $0.83
£0.64
$0.74
£0.58
-10.4%
Average -28.9%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 40.4% more for transportation

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.51
£5.03
$6.44
£4.98
-1.1%
Monthly public transit pass $72.59
£56.08
$221.04
£170.78
+204.5%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $32,841.00
£25,373.61
$32,442.82
£25,065.97
-1.2%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $39.40
£30.44
$23.40
£18.08
-40.6%
Average +40.4%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of transportation
home

pay 1.4% more for housing

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$61.27
£47.34
$44.77
£34.59
-26.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,761.86
£1,361.25
$2,348.46
£1,814.47
+33.3%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,729.82
£1,336.50
$1,767.33
£1,365.47
+2.2%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$196.89
£152.12
$190.73
£147.36
-3.1%
Average +1.4%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 27.8% more for childcare

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $2,560.56
£1,978.34
$1,997.34
£1,543.19
-22.0%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $14,357.95
£11,093.24
$25,500.84
£19,702.46
+77.6%
Average +27.8%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 8.5% more for entertainment and sports

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.34
£4.90
$7.05
£5.44
+11.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.26
£3.29
$4.10
£3.17
-3.8%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$14.45
£11.16
$17.62
£13.61
+22.0%
Monthly membership at local gym $75.49
£58.32
$62.58
£48.35
-17.1%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $15.15
£11.71
$19.73
£15.25
+30.2%
Average +8.5%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 12.4% less for clothing

  Saint Helier help_outline London help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$97.66
£75.45
$84.53
£65.31
-13.4%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$63.02
£48.69
$40.87
£31.58
-35.1%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$104.70
£80.90
$100.50
£77.65
-4.0%
Men's business shoes (leather) $111.88
£86.44
$114.93
£88.80
+2.7%
Average -12.4%

Saint Helier vs. London - Cost of clothing
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