Cost of Living Comparison

EUR
COMPARED TO
PLN

Warsaw is 15.2% more expensive than Vilnius.

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

pay 14.1% less for restaurants

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Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $9.69
€8.50
$8.15
zł30.21
-15.9%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.06
€5.31
$5.98
zł22.15
-1.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.87
€1.64
$1.63
zł6.05
-12.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.74
€1.53
$1.28
zł4.73
-26.8%
Average -14.1%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 16.9% more for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.02
€0.89
$1.06
zł3.92
+4.3%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.16
€3.64
$4.18
zł15.47
+0.5%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.90
€3.42
$3.04
zł11.25
-22.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.05
€1.80
$2.69
zł9.95
+31.2%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.57
€2.25
$2.43
zł9.00
-5.4%
Apples (1 lb) $0.57
€0.50
$0.52
zł1.94
-7.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.55
€0.48
$0.70
zł2.61
+27.8%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.71
€0.62
$0.77
zł2.85
+9.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.78
€0.68
$1.04
zł3.86
+33.4%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.22
€0.19
$0.37
zł1.37
+67.3%
Onions (1 lb) $0.28
€0.25
$0.42
zł1.55
+47.1%
Average +16.9%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 3.4% more for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.24
€4.60
$5.35
zł19.83
+2.1%
Monthly public transit pass $35.13
€30.81
$29.89
zł110.75
-14.9%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,326.20
€20,454.77
$24,453.70
zł90,615.57
+4.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $7.15
€6.27
$8.69
zł32.22
+21.6%
Average +3.4%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of transportation
home

pay 47.7% more for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$13.15
€11.53
$17.75
zł65.77
+34.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $637.12
€558.69
$858.91
zł3,182.78
+34.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $419.83
€368.15
$645.37
zł2,391.49
+53.7%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$105.52
€92.53
$176.54
zł654.17
+67.3%
Average +47.7%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 27.1% more for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $507.63
€445.14
$471.61
zł1,747.59
-7.1%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,979.18
€8,750.75
$16,098.69
zł59,655.25
+61.3%
Average +27.1%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 3.0% less for entertainment and sports

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Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.63
€3.19
$2.72
zł10.07
-25.2%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.86
€2.51
$3.17
zł11.75
+10.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.94
€4.33
$4.89
zł18.12
-0.9%
Monthly membership at local gym $36.78
€32.25
$38.45
zł142.49
+4.6%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $9.09
€7.97
$8.69
zł32.22
-4.3%
Average -3.0%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 28.5% more for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$70.68
€61.98
$109.06
zł404.12
+54.3%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.49
€36.38
$47.63
zł176.48
+14.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$88.96
€78.01
$100.48
zł372.36
+13.0%
Men's business shoes (leather) $108.75
€95.36
$143.42
zł531.44
+31.9%
Average +28.5%

Vilnius vs. Warsaw - Cost of clothing
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