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Reykjavik vs Tel Aviv
Rkv vs Tlv

Average net salary (After tax)

Tel Aviv
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tlv
Rkv
Outside city centre
Tlv
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Tlv
Rkv
Outside city centre
Tlv
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Tlv
Rkv
Outside city centre
Tlv
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Tel Aviv
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tel Aviv
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Tlv
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Tlv
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Tlv
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Tlv
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tel Aviv
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Tlv
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tel Aviv
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Tlv
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Tlv
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Tlv
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Tlv
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Tlv
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Tlv
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tel Aviv
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Tel Aviv are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Tlv
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Tlv
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Tlv
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Tlv
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tel Aviv
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Tlv
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Tlv
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tel Aviv
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Tlv $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Tlv $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth