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Paris vs Oslo
Par vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Paris

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Par
Outside city centre
Osl
Par

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Par
Outside city centre
Osl
Par

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Par
Outside city centre
Osl
Par

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Paris
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
Paris

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Par

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Par

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Par

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Par

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Paris

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Par
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Paris

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Paris
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Paris

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Paris

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Par

Summer dress

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

Osl
Par

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Paris
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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