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Reykjavik vs Paris
Rkv vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Rkv
Outside city centre
Par
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Rkv
Outside city centre
Par
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Rkv
Outside city centre
Par
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Par
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Par
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Par
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth