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Reykjavik vs Copenhagen
Rkv vs Cph

Average net salary (After tax)

Copenhagen
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Rkv
Outside city centre
Cph
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Rkv
Outside city centre
Cph
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cph
Rkv
Outside city centre
Cph
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Copenhagen
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Copenhagen
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cph
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Cph
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cph
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cph
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Copenhagen
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cph
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cph
Rkv
White bread 500g
Cph
Rkv
Eggs 12
Cph
Rkv
White rice 1kg
Cph
Rkv

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Copenhagen
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cph
Rkv
Beef round 1kg
Cph
Rkv
Local cheese 1kg
Cph
Rkv

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cph
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Cph
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Cph
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cph
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Cph
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Cph
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Copenhagen
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cph
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Cph
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cph
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Cph
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Copenhagen
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cph
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Cph
Rkv

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cph
Rkv
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cph
Rkv

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Copenhagen
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth