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Newcastle vs Berlin
Ntl vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
Newcastle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Ntl
Outside city centre
Ber
Ntl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Ntl
Outside city centre
Ber
Ntl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Ntl
Outside city centre
Ber
Ntl

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Berlin
Newcastle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Ntl

Mobile phone data

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

Ber
Ntl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Ntl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Ntl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
Newcastle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Ntl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
Newcastle

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Ntl
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Ntl
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Ntl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Ntl
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Ntl
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Ntl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in Newcastle

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Ntl
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Ntl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Ntl
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Ntl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
Newcastle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Ntl

Summer dress

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

Ber
Ntl

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
Newcastle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth