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Sydney vs Adelaide
Syd vs Adl

Average net salary (After tax)

Adelaide
Sydney

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Syd
Outside city centre
Adl
Syd

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Syd
Outside city centre
Adl
Syd

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Adl
Syd
Outside city centre
Adl
Syd

Mortgage rates

Adelaide
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Adelaide
Sydney

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Adl
Syd

Mobile phone data

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

Adl
Syd

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Adl
Syd

Monthly pass

Regular price

Adl
Syd

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Adelaide
Sydney

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Adl
Syd
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Adl
Syd
White bread 500g
Adl
Syd
Eggs 12
Adl
Syd
White rice 1kg
Adl
Syd

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Adelaide
Sydney

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Adl
Syd
Beef round 1kg
Adl
Syd
Local cheese 1kg
Adl
Syd

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Adl
Syd
Lettuce 1 head
Adl
Syd
Tomatoes 1kg
Adl
Syd

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Adl
Syd
Oranges 1 head
Adl
Syd
Bananas 1kg
Adl
Syd

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Adelaide
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Adelaide are 17.14% higher than in Sydney

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Adl
Syd
Market 0.5L bottle
Adl
Syd

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Adl
Syd
Market 0.33L bottle
Adl
Syd

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Adelaide
5
Sydney

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Adl
Syd

Summer dress

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

Adl
Syd

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Adl
Syd
1 pair men's leather shoes
Adl
Syd

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Adelaide
$15.33
Sydney
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth