Summary

Cost of living in Manchester is 1% more expensive than Berlin according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,066
$2,082
Cost of Living
$2,792
$2,436
Average Salary
$1,291
$1,387
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$993.67
$1,067.17
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$741.01
$799.35
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,831.3
$1,806.33
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,360.48
$1,172.02

Salaries And Financing

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,792.19
$2,435.63
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%1.89
%3.29

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$237.59
$212.05
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.12
$0.16
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$35.12
$45.16

Markets

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.95
$1.11
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.46
$1.45
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.42
$3.26
Local Cheese (1kg)
$13.31
$8.57
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.66
$1.48
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$6.18
$10.08
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1
$2.85
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.62
$3.38
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.46
$14.43
Apples (1kg)
$2.47
$2.31
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.66
$7.55
Oranges (1kg)
$2.51
$2.3
Potato (1kg)
$1.79
$1.75
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.25
$1.04
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.2
$1.53
Tomato (1kg)
$2.81
$2.2
Banana (1kg)
$1.72
$1.81
Onion (1kg)
$1.62
$1.85
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$15.27
$8.98

Transportation

Name
Berlin
Manchester
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$3
$4.22
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$87
$88.43
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.65
$1.76
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,195.05
$25,837.74
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.45
$3.59
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.56
$2.32
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$46.4
$30.47
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,703.64
$26,636.39

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Berlin
Manchester
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$88.53
$81.32
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$39
$40.12
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$95.31
$83.47
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$125.13
$82.12

Restaurants

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$9.28
$18.32
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$43.95
$72.16
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.39
$7.33
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.84
$5.41
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.9
$5.54
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.41
$1.89
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.02
$1.42
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.01
$3.66

Sports And Leisure

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$36.78
$37.65
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$21.79
$14.47
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.84
$10.43

Childcare

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$209
$998.31
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$6,055.49
$17,776.87

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Berlin
Manchester
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$6,507.65
$5,184.99
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,654.84
$3,538.51