Cost of Living Comparison

EUR
COMPARED TO
ISK

Spain is 19.8% cheaper than Iceland.

If you lived in Iceland instead of Spain, you would:
local_dining

pay 44.5% more for restaurants

  Spain help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $11.30
€9.91
$16.02
kr1,681
+41.7%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.79
€6.83
$12.24
kr1,285
+57.1%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.89
€1.66
$2.13
kr223
+12.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.25
€1.10
$1.73
kr181
+38.2%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 93.2% more for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.07
€0.94
$2.69
kr283
+152.2%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.92
€4.31
$6.92
kr727
+40.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.17
€2.78
$4.55
kr478
+43.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.84
€1.62
$4.85
kr509
+163.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.87
€2.52
$7.38
kr775
+157.0%
Apples (1 lb) $0.83
€0.73
$1.03
kr108
+23.7%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.74
€0.65
$0.95
kr100
+28.2%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.63
€0.55
$1.02
kr107
+62.5%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.79
€0.69
$1.79
kr188
+126.6%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.53
€0.46
$0.97
kr102
+83.3%
Onions (1 lb) $0.54
€0.47
$0.75
kr78
+37.9%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 32.2% more for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.29
€4.64
$6.31
kr662
+19.2%
Monthly public transit pass $39.18
€34.35
$48.62
kr5,102
+24.1%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,639.71
€18,098.98
$27,290.40
kr2,864,127
+32.2%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $13.94
€12.23
$23.62
kr2,479
+69.4%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.1 times more for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$45.05
€39.51
$62.02
kr6,508
+37.7%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $608.82
€533.88
$1,337.39
kr140,359
+119.7%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $483.65
€424.11
$1,140.16
kr119,660
+135.7%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$98.11
€86.03
$61.01
kr6,403
-37.8%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 10.2% less for childcare

  Spain help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $344.68
€302.25
$265.14
kr27,827
-23.1%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,754.95
€6,800.33
$7,007.90
kr735,480
-9.6%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 61.9% more for entertainment and sports

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Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.48
€2.17
$8.49
kr891
+242.6%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.72
€1.50
$4.12
kr432
+140.2%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.43
€4.76
$10.86
kr1,139
+100.0%
Monthly membership at local gym $40.76
€35.74
$59.57
kr6,251
+46.1%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $8.43
€7.39
$12.20
kr1,280
+44.8%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 88.7% more for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$75.97
€66.62
$112.60
kr11,817
+48.2%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.46
€26.71
$63.99
kr6,716
+110.1%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$75.01
€65.78
$154.19
kr16,182
+105.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $92.82
€81.39
$186.69
kr19,593
+101.1%

Spain vs. Iceland - Cost of clothing
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