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Copenhagen vs Oslo
Cph vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Copenhagen

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Cph
Outside city centre
Osl
Cph

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Cph
Outside city centre
Osl
Cph

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Cph
Outside city centre
Osl
Cph

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
Copenhagen

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Cph

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Cph

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Cph

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Cph

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Copenhagen

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Cph
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Osl
Cph
White bread 500g
Osl
Cph
Eggs 12
Osl
Cph
White rice 1kg
Osl
Cph

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Copenhagen

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Osl
Cph
Beef round 1kg
Osl
Cph
Local cheese 1kg
Osl
Cph

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Cph
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Cph
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Cph

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Cph
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Cph
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Cph

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Copenhagen

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Cph
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Cph

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Cph
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Cph

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Copenhagen

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Cph

Summer dress

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

Osl
Cph

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Osl
Cph
1 pair men's leather shoes
Osl
Cph

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Copenhagen
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth