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London vs Karachi
Lon vs Khi

Average net salary (After tax)

Karachi
London

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Khi
Lon
Outside city centre
Khi
Lon

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Khi
Lon
Outside city centre
Khi
Lon

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Khi
Lon
Outside city centre
Khi
Lon

Mortgage rates

Karachi
4.5%
London
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Karachi
London

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Khi
Lon

Mobile phone data

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

Khi
Lon

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Khi
Lon

Monthly pass

Regular price

Khi
Lon

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Karachi
London

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Khi
Lon
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Khi
Lon
White bread 500g
Khi
Lon
Eggs 12
Khi
Lon
White rice 1kg
Khi
Lon

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Karachi
London

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Khi
Lon
Beef round 1kg
Khi
Lon
Local cheese 1kg
Khi
Lon

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Khi
Lon
Lettuce 1 head
Khi
Lon
Tomatoes 1kg
Khi
Lon

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Khi
Lon
Oranges 1 head
Khi
Lon
Bananas 1kg
Khi
Lon

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Karachi
4.5%
London
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Karachi are 17.14% higher than in London

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Khi $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Khi
Lon
Market 0.5L bottle
Khi
Lon

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Khi
Lon
Market 0.33L bottle
Khi
Lon

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Karachi
5
London

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Khi
Lon

Summer dress

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

Khi
Lon

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Khi
Lon
1 pair men's leather shoes
Khi
Lon

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Karachi
$15.33
London
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Khi $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Khi $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth