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San Francisco vs Oslo
Sfo vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
San Francisco

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Sfo
Outside city centre
Osl
Sfo

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Sfo
Outside city centre
Osl
Sfo

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Sfo
Outside city centre
Osl
Sfo

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
San Francisco

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Sfo

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Sfo

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Sfo

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Sfo

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
San Francisco

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Sfo
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
San Francisco

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Sfo
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Sfo
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Sfo

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Sfo
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Sfo
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Sfo

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in San Francisco

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Sfo
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Sfo

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Sfo
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Sfo

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
San Francisco

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Sfo

Summer dress

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

Osl
Sfo

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
San Francisco
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth