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Reykjavik vs Darwin
Rkv vs Drw

Average net salary (After tax)

Darwin
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Rkv
Outside city centre
Drw
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Rkv
Outside city centre
Drw
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Drw
Rkv
Outside city centre
Drw
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Darwin
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Darwin
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Drw
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Drw
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Drw
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Drw
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Darwin
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Drw
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Darwin
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Drw
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Drw
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Drw
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Drw
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Drw
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Drw
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Darwin
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Darwin are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Drw
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Drw
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Drw
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Drw
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Darwin
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Drw
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Drw
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Darwin
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth