Summary

Cost of living in Berlin is 15% more expensive than Athens according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,016
$1,710
Cost of Living
$2,725
$1,645
Average Salary
$1,260
$1,105
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Berlin
Athens
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$969.71
$850
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$723.14
$632.99
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,787.15
$1,568.05
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,327.67
$1,251.39

Salaries And Financing

Name
Berlin
Athens
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,724.86
$1,645
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%1.89
%4.17

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Berlin
Athens
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$231.86
$167.95
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.12
$0.1
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$34.27
$59.44

Markets

Name
Berlin
Athens
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.92
$0.65
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.43
$2.19
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.37
$1.74
Local Cheese (1kg)
$12.99
$8.93
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.65
$1.56
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$6.03
$10.92
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.98
$1.81
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.58
$2.57
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.28
$5.08
Apples (1kg)
$2.41
$3.77
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.46
$7.98
Oranges (1kg)
$2.45
$2.78
Potato (1kg)
$1.74
$2.7
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.22
$1.26
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.15
$4.02
Tomato (1kg)
$2.74
$3.01
Banana (1kg)
$1.68
$1.4
Onion (1kg)
$1.58
$1.99
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$14.9
$9.99

Transportation

Name
Berlin
Athens
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.93
$1.84
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$84.9
$48.67
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.61
$0.66
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,611.64
$22,116.67
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.34
$3.54
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.5
$2.14
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$45.28
$22.34
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,132.08
$20,962.55

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Berlin
Athens
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$86.39
$41.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$38.06
$35.96
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$93.01
$70.72
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$122.11
$87.09

Restaurants

Name
Berlin
Athens
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$9.06
$13.75
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$42.89
$44.17
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.19
$6.67
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.74
$3.96
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.81
$5.42
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.35
$1.52
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.97
$1.38
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.94
$3.72

Sports And Leisure

Name
Berlin
Athens
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$35.9
$30
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$21.26
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.53
$11.42

Childcare

Name
Berlin
Athens
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$203.96
$540.14
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$5,909.48
$16,741.67

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Berlin
Athens
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$6,350.73
$0
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,542.6
$850.35