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Wellington vs Oslo
Wlg vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Wellington

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Wlg
Outside city centre
Osl
Wlg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Wlg
Outside city centre
Osl
Wlg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Wlg
Outside city centre
Osl
Wlg

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
Wellington

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Wlg

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Wlg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Wlg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Wlg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Wellington

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Wlg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Wellington

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Wlg
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Wlg
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Wlg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Wlg
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Wlg
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Wlg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Wellington

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Wlg
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Wlg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Wlg
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Wlg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Wellington

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Wlg

Summer dress

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

Osl
Wlg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Wellington
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth