Summary

Cost of living in Milan is 17% more expensive than Helsinki according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,594
$2,151
Cost of Living
$1,866
$2,818
Average Salary
$1,957
$1,505
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,506.31
$1,158.02
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$852.8
$881.66
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$2,621.87
$2,262.78
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,671.81
$1,517.35

Salaries And Financing

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,867.6
$2,818.72
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.21
%1.46

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$173.18
$192.98
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.21
$0.08
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$33.76
$26.33

Markets

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.43
$1.16
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.31
$2.47
Eggs (regular) (12)
$3.47
$2.54
Local Cheese (1kg)
$16.23
$9.31
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.58
$1.8
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$8.23
$14.49
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.55
$2.85
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.43
$3.53
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$6.46
$8.86
Apples (1kg)
$2.54
$2.64
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$10.23
$11.2
Oranges (1kg)
$2.56
$2.25
Potato (1kg)
$1.66
$1.1
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.6
$3.02
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.64
$2.21
Tomato (1kg)
$2.56
$3.5
Banana (1kg)
$2.32
$1.91
Onion (1kg)
$1.69
$1.5
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$20.53
$15.6

Transportation

Name
Milan
Helsinki
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.2
$3.17
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$39.7
$67.5
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.87
$1.83
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$25,211.24
$27,718.65
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$6.15
$7.21
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.62
$1.48
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$35.24
$55.25
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$30,018.34
$28,807.58

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Milan
Helsinki
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$72.48
$95.51
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$40.28
$39.54
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$104.86
$97.85
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$142.22
$134.94

Restaurants

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$19.98
$14.49
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$74.43
$75.91
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$9.4
$9.4
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$5.88
$7.83
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$5.88
$7.47
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.78
$3
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.41
$2.36
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.8
$4.53

Sports And Leisure

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$82.17
$44.83
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$28.14
$29.11
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$11.88
$16.07

Childcare

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$747.63
$412.49
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$12,283.56
$2,870.75

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Milan
Helsinki
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$8,730.15
$8,274.69
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,181.7
$5,091.59