Abuja vs Berlin - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Berlin
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$1761
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$3980
🏠 One person rent
$926
$982
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$1699
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$371
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$271
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$3122
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
19 km
🎓 Higher education
36
100
😀 Quality of life
35
95
🏙️ Population
1.24M
3.66M

The cost of living in Abuja is 26% less expensive than in Berlin. Cities ranked 3158th and 2074th ($1305 vs $1761) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 2nd in Nigeria and Germany, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Germany comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 1.8 months in Berlin. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Berlin ranked 2nd in Germany, while ranked 7941st and 14th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Berlin

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Abuja Berlin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$9.75
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$38.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$8.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$4.08
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$3.15
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$2.27
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$974
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$771
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$1966
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$1333
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$134
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$204
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$36.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
2.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$8265
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$5438
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$3.04
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$86.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$19.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$2.09
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.76
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$2.97
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$11.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$8.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$13.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$2.45
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$2.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$2.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$1.62
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$5.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$0.93
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$8.12
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$6.84
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$2.54
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$1.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$28.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$11.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$82.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$81.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$84.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$168
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$9146

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293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
321 km or 199 mi Awka
$748
323 km or 201 mi Akure
$662
329 km or 204 mi Ilorin
$753
331 km or 205 mi Onitsha
$501
346 km or 215 mi Kano
$550
352 km or 219 mi Osogbo
$548
357 km or 222 mi Gusau
$754
367 km or 228 mi Ife
$774
368 km or 229 mi Benin
$924
392 km or 243 mi Umuahia
$755
400 km or 249 mi Owerri
$1669
414 km or 257 mi Oyo
$646
434 km or 270 mi Ibadan
$941
438 km or 272 mi Katsina
$712
438 km or 272 mi Warri
$518
438 km or 272 mi Aba
$659
456 km or 283 mi Bamenda
$387
466 km or 289 mi Calabar
$655
482 km or 299 mi Port Harcourt
$854
496 km or 308 mi Maradi
$865
503 km or 312 mi Abeokuta
$1274
509 km or 316 mi Sokoto
$638
513 km or 319 mi Bafoussam
$488
536 km or 333 mi Lagos
$1417
537 km or 334 mi Kumba
$451
552 km or 343 mi Zinder
$867
562 km or 349 mi Save
$559
574 km or 357 mi Damaturu
$725
577 km or 358 mi Buea
$346
592 km or 368 mi Limbe
$370
606 km or 377 mi Malabo
$715
608 km or 378 mi Douala
$549

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Distance City Cost of living
15 km or 9.2 mi Teltow
$1217
18 km or 11 mi Hohen Neuendorf
$1212
18 km or 11 mi Hennigsdorf
$1218
20 km or 13 mi Falkensee
$1219
21 km or 13 mi Bernau bei Berlin
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Potsdam
$1309
25 km or 16 mi Ludwigsfelde
$1220
28 km or 18 mi Oranienburg
$1223
30 km or 19 mi Konigs Wusterhausen
$1220
34 km or 21 mi Werder
$1221
34 km or 21 mi Strausberg
$1215
46 km or 29 mi Eberswalde
$1222
49 km or 31 mi Furstenwalde
$1219
50 km or 31 mi Luckenwalde
$1215
57 km or 36 mi Brandenburg an der Havel
$1216
60 km or 37 mi Neuruppin
$1215
72 km or 44 mi Rathenow
$1218
81 km or 50 mi Frankfurt
$1220
86 km or 53 mi Schwedt
$1148
88 km or 55 mi Wittenberg
$1214
97 km or 60 mi Neustrelitz
$1246
97 km or 60 mi Eisenhuttenstadt
$1215
104 km or 65 mi Stendal
$1215
106 km or 66 mi Cottbus
$997
107 km or 67 mi Burg bei Magdeburg
$1218
107 km or 67 mi Zerbst
$1215
109 km or 68 mi Dessau-Rolau
$1219
109 km or 68 mi Torgau
$1213
116 km or 72 mi Neubrandenburg
$1216
119 km or 74 mi Senftenberg
$1221
121 km or 75 mi Waren
$1212
124 km or 77 mi Bitterfeld-Wolfen
$1216
124 km or 77 mi Schonebeck
$1215
125 km or 78 mi Spremberg
$1219
127 km or 79 mi Magdeburg
$1127
128 km or 79 mi Szczecin
$864
128 km or 80 mi Kothen
$1222
128 km or 80 mi Gorzow Wielkopolski
$709
131 km or 81 mi Delitzsch
$1213
134 km or 83 mi Hoyerswerda
$1216