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London vs Kathmandu
Lon vs Ktm

Average net salary (After tax)

Kathmandu
London

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Lon
Outside city centre
Ktm
Lon

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Lon
Outside city centre
Ktm
Lon

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ktm
Lon
Outside city centre
Ktm
Lon

Mortgage rates

Kathmandu
4.5%
London
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Kathmandu
London

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ktm
Lon

Mobile phone data

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

Ktm
Lon

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ktm
Lon

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ktm
Lon

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Kathmandu
London

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ktm
Lon
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Kathmandu
London

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ktm
Lon
Lettuce 1 head
Ktm
Lon
Tomatoes 1kg
Ktm
Lon

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ktm
Lon
Oranges 1 head
Ktm
Lon
Bananas 1kg
Ktm
Lon

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Kathmandu
4.5%
London
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 17.14% higher than in London

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ktm
Lon
Market 0.5L bottle
Ktm
Lon

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Lon
Market 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Lon

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Kathmandu
5
London

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ktm
Lon

Summer dress

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

Ktm
Lon

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Kathmandu
$15.33
London
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth