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Berlin vs Geneva
Ber vs Gva

Average net salary (After tax)

Geneva
Berlin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Ber
Outside city centre
Gva
Ber

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Ber
Outside city centre
Gva
Ber

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Gva
Ber
Outside city centre
Gva
Ber

Mortgage rates

Geneva
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Geneva
Berlin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Gva
Ber

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Gva
Ber

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Gva
Ber

Monthly pass

Regular price

Gva
Ber

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Geneva
Berlin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Gva
Ber
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Gva
Ber
White bread 500g
Gva
Ber
Eggs 12
Gva
Ber
White rice 1kg
Gva
Ber

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Geneva
Berlin

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Gva
Ber
Beef round 1kg
Gva
Ber
Local cheese 1kg
Gva
Ber

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Gva
Ber
Lettuce 1 head
Gva
Ber
Tomatoes 1kg
Gva
Ber

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Gva
Ber
Oranges 1 head
Gva
Ber
Bananas 1kg
Gva
Ber

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Geneva
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 17.14% higher than in Berlin

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Gva
Ber
Market 0.5L bottle
Gva
Ber

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Gva
Ber
Market 0.33L bottle
Gva
Ber

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Geneva
5
Berlin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Gva
Ber

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Gva
Ber

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Gva
Ber
1 pair men's leather shoes
Gva
Ber

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Geneva
$15.33
Berlin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Gva $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth