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Oslo vs Paris
Osl vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Oslo

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Osl
Outside city centre
Par
Osl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Osl
Outside city centre
Par
Osl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Osl
Outside city centre
Par
Osl

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Oslo
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Oslo

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Osl

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Osl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Osl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Osl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Oslo

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Osl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Oslo

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Osl
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Osl
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Osl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Osl
Oranges 1 head
Par
Osl
Bananas 1kg
Par
Osl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Oslo
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Oslo

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Osl
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Osl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Osl
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Osl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Oslo

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Osl

Summer dress

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

Par
Osl

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Oslo
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth