Summary

Cost of living in Athens is 2% more expensive than Lisbon according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,670
$1,710
Cost of Living
$1,040
$1,645
Average Salary
$1,247
$1,105
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$959.13
$850
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$702.04
$632.99
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,981.9
$1,568.05
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,245.76
$1,251.39

Salaries And Financing

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,040.67
$1,645
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.13
%4.17

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$112.27
$167.95
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.25
$0.1
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$35.83
$59.44

Markets

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.72
$0.65
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.36
$2.19
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.91
$1.74
Local Cheese (1kg)
$10.21
$8.93
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.77
$1.56
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.04
$10.92
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.19
$1.81
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.14
$2.57
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$5.53
$5.08
Apples (1kg)
$1.89
$3.77
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$6.25
$7.98
Oranges (1kg)
$1.51
$2.78
Potato (1kg)
$1.39
$2.7
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.09
$1.26
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.11
$4.02
Tomato (1kg)
$1.69
$3.01
Banana (1kg)
$1.52
$1.4
Onion (1kg)
$1.39
$1.99
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$10.52
$9.99

Transportation

Name
Lisbon
Athens
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.98
$1.84
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$40.45
$48.67
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.73
$0.66
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$26,442.05
$22,116.67
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.81
$3.54
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.69
$2.14
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$16.5
$22.34
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$26,059.1
$20,962.55

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Lisbon
Athens
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$85.34
$41.39
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$34.37
$35.96
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$87.12
$70.72
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$98.74
$87.09

Restaurants

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$9.43
$13.75
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$39.53
$44.17
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$6.66
$6.67
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$2.12
$3.96
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.74
$5.42
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.6
$1.52
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.71
$1.38
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.86
$3.72

Sports And Leisure

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$40.7
$30
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$13.49
$0
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$7.58
$11.42

Childcare

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$495.64
$540.14
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$9,585.78
$16,741.67

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Lisbon
Athens
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$4,816.34
$0
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$2,505.55
$850.35