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St Petersberg vs Berlin
Spg vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
St Petersberg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Spg
Outside city centre
Ber
Spg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Spg
Outside city centre
Ber
Spg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Spg
Outside city centre
Ber
Spg

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Berlin
St Petersberg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Spg

Mobile phone data

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

Ber
Spg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Spg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Spg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
St Petersberg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Spg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ber
Spg
White bread 500g
Ber
Spg
Eggs 12
Ber
Spg
White rice 1kg
Ber
Spg

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
St Petersberg

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ber
Spg
Beef round 1kg
Ber
Spg
Local cheese 1kg
Ber
Spg

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Spg
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Spg
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Spg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Spg
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Spg
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Spg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in St Petersberg

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Spg
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Spg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Spg
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Spg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
St Petersberg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Spg

Summer dress

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

Ber
Spg

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ber
Spg
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ber
Spg

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
St Petersberg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth