Summary

Cost of living in Bergen is 22% more expensive than Montreal according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,115
$1,643
Cost of Living
$3,273
$2,503
Average Salary
$1,330
$1,149
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,022.86
$883.85
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$834
$597.16
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,897.83
$1,605.25
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,452.84
$1,027.27

Salaries And Financing

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$3,273.06
$2,503.9
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.75
%3.74

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$186.97
$74.52
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.07
$0.26
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$49.57
$47.54

Markets

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.96
$1.72
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.11
$2.45
Eggs (regular) (12)
$3.4
$2.41
Local Cheese (1kg)
$9.76
$15.06
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$2.63
$1.66
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$13.5
$12.73
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$3.3
$1.69
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.98
$2.32
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$13.59
$8.78
Apples (1kg)
$2.83
$2.73
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$9.94
$11.26
Oranges (1kg)
$3.05
$2.92
Potato (1kg)
$2.23
$1.9
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.8
$1.67
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.76
$2.64
Tomato (1kg)
$4.11
$3.18
Banana (1kg)
$2.51
$1.63
Onion (1kg)
$4.25
$1.93
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$27.6
$12.21

Transportation

Name
Bergen
Montreal
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$4.13
$2.54
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$86.88
$63.85
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.75
$0.97
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$31,688.34
$18,288.08
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$8.45
$2.76
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.46
$1.29
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$70.49
$28.01
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$33,727.54
$16,939.95

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Bergen
Montreal
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$86.29
$51.8
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$38.56
$36.64
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$109.07
$74.59
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$137.25
$96.1

Restaurants

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$20.57
$11.67
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$85.41
$48.29
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$11.94
$7.77
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$9.66
$5.02
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$8.69
$6.15
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.44
$1.56
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.59
$1.25
Cappuccino (regular)
$4.67
$2.99

Sports And Leisure

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$48.5
$27.6
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$36.52
$14.02
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$14.69
$10.03

Childcare

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$324.49
$452.56
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$4,603.45
$6,836.05

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Bergen
Montreal
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$5,682.79
$4,469.09
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,514.74
$2,466.32