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Berlin vs Vancouver
Ber vs Van

Average net salary (After tax)

Vancouver
Berlin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Ber
Outside city centre
Van
Ber

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Ber
Outside city centre
Van
Ber

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Van
Ber
Outside city centre
Van
Ber

Mortgage rates

Vancouver
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Vancouver
Berlin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Van
Ber

Mobile phone data

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

Van
Ber

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Van
Ber

Monthly pass

Regular price

Van
Ber

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Vancouver
Berlin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Van
Ber
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Vancouver
Berlin

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Van
Ber
Lettuce 1 head
Van
Ber
Tomatoes 1kg
Van
Ber

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Van
Ber
Oranges 1 head
Van
Ber
Bananas 1kg
Van
Ber

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Vancouver
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 17.14% higher than in Berlin

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Van
Ber
Market 0.5L bottle
Van
Ber

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Van
Ber
Market 0.33L bottle
Van
Ber

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Vancouver
5
Berlin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Van
Ber

Summer dress

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

Van
Ber

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Vancouver
$15.33
Berlin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Van $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Van $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth