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London vs Oslo
Lon vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
London

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Lon
Outside city centre
Osl
Lon

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Lon
Outside city centre
Osl
Lon

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Lon
Outside city centre
Osl
Lon

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
London
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
London

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Lon

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Lon

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Lon

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Lon

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
London

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Lon
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
London

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Lon
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Lon
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Lon

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Lon
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Lon
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Lon

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
London
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in London

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Lon
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Lon

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Lon
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Lon

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
London

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Lon

Summer dress

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

Osl
Lon

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
London
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth