Cost of Living Comparison

EUR
COMPARED TO
EUR

Athens is 22.5% more expensive than Vilnius.

If you lived in Athens instead of Vilnius, you would:
local_dining

pay 3.6% more for restaurants

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.57
€6.64
$10.81
€9.48
+42.9%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.41
€4.74
$6.49
€5.69
+20.0%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.63
€1.43
$1.80
€1.58
+10.5%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.33
€1.16
$0.54
€0.47
-59.2%
Average +3.6%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 46.5% more for groceries

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.05
€0.92
$0.86
€0.75
-18.2%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.91
€3.43
$4.54
€3.98
+15.9%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.52
€3.09
$5.23
€4.59
+48.7%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.66
€1.46
$3.23
€2.83
+94.0%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.31
€2.02
$3.61
€3.17
+56.6%
Apples (1 lb) $0.44
€0.39
$0.70
€0.61
+57.3%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.50
€0.44
$0.75
€0.66
+49.1%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.59
€0.52
$0.57
€0.50
-4.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.68
€0.59
$0.78
€0.69
+16.1%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.21
€0.18
$0.47
€0.41
+123.9%
Onions (1 lb) $0.26
€0.23
$0.44
€0.39
+72.3%
Average +46.5%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 24.2% more for transportation

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.97
€4.36
$6.51
€5.71
+31.0%
Monthly public transit pass $31.36
€27.50
$32.44
€28.45
+3.4%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $19,186.41
€16,824.58
$20,547.98
€18,018.55
+7.1%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $6.56
€5.75
$10.19
€8.93
+55.3%
Average +24.2%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of transportation
home

pay 53.8% more for housing

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$11.86
€10.40
$36.80
€32.27
+210.4%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $541.74
€475.05
$434.49
€381.01
-19.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $375.00
€328.84
$379.10
€332.44
+1.1%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$99.28
€87.06
$122.82
€107.70
+23.7%
Average +53.8%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 4.2% more for childcare

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $377.49
€331.02
$417.49
€366.10
+10.6%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $8,201.17
€7,191.61
$8,012.30
€7,026.00
-2.3%
Average +4.2%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 22.4% more for entertainment and sports

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.24
€2.85
$4.33
€3.79
+33.3%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.36
€2.07
$3.47
€3.05
+47.4%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.27
€3.75
$4.97
€4.36
+16.5%
Monthly membership at local gym $30.82
€27.03
$32.27
€28.29
+4.7%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $7.84
€6.88
$8.65
€7.59
+10.3%
Average +22.4%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 2.9% more for clothing

  Vilnius help_outline Athens help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$57.97
€50.83
$78.13
€68.51
+34.8%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.64
€33.88
$31.37
€27.51
-18.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.95
€68.35
$80.40
€70.50
+3.1%
Men's business shoes (leather) $107.75
€94.48
$99.53
€87.28
-7.6%
Average +2.9%

Vilnius vs. Athens - Cost of clothing
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