Prices in Accra vs London - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraLondon
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$2625
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$6166
🏠 One person rent
$414
$1594
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$2686
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$425
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$442
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$3522
🏙️ Population
2.29M
8.91M

The cost of living in Accra is 67% less expensive than in London. Cities ranked 5773rd and 63rd ($856 vs $2625) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ghana and the United Kingdom, respectively. Check Ghana vs the United Kingdom comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.3 months in London. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs London ranked 12th in the United Kingdom, while ranked 6318th and 91st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs London

AccraLondon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$15.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$59.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$7.36
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$6.22
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.79
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.9
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$1875
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$1339
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$3320
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$2268
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$113
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$174
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$34.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
3.25%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$14473
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$7985
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$3.53
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$146
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$29.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.59
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.33
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.6
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$9.11
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$7.76
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.4
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.51
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$2.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.87
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.46
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.49
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.67
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$2.27
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$14.7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$4.14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$5.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.92
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$49.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$15.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$116
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$13.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$85.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$88.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$1903
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$22788

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20 km or 12 miTema
$875
56 km or 35 miKoforidua
$672
134 km or 83 miHo
$632
167 km or 104 miLome
$650
171 km or 106 miKpalime
$602
178 km or 111 miObuasi
$634
187 km or 116 miHohoe
$656
191 km or 119 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
198 km or 123 miKumasi
$597
258 km or 161 miAtakpame
$601
298 km or 185 miAbomey
$586
300 km or 187 miCotonou
$674
325 km or 202 miPorto-Novo
$619
354 km or 220 miSotouboua
$601
387 km or 240 miAbengourou
$842
395 km or 246 miGrand-Bassam
$657
400 km or 249 miSave
$587
403 km or 250 miSokode
$601
408 km or 253 miLagos
$1036
426 km or 265 miAbidjan
$1043
427 km or 265 miAbeokuta
$648
429 km or 267 miTamale
$496
447 km or 278 miAgboville
$840
464 km or 288 miKara
$571
465 km or 289 miDabou
$839
495 km or 308 miIbadan
$932
518 km or 322 miOyo
$706
565 km or 351 miIfe
$628
573 km or 356 miDivo
$841
577 km or 359 miOsogbo
$544
579 km or 359 miYamoussoukro
$1096
583 km or 362 miBouake
$986
614 km or 381 miIlorin
$739
622 km or 387 miAkure
$648
637 km or 396 miAdo Ekiti
$695
638 km or 397 miGagnoa
$839
646 km or 402 miLeo
$768
646 km or 402 miBenin
$858
657 km or 408 miWarri
$617

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DistanceCityCost of living
1.3 km or 0.8 miWestminster
$2605
11 km or 7 miWimbledon
$1469
13 km or 8.3 miRichmond
$1464
15 km or 9.3 miCroydon
$1954
16 km or 10 miGreenford
$2172
19 km or 12 miEwell
$1459
21 km or 13 miCoulsdon
$1453
23 km or 14 miEsher
$1462
24 km or 15 miWalton-on-Thames
$1465
25 km or 15 miWatford
$1877
27 km or 17 miUpminster
$1464
28 km or 17 miRickmansworth
$1466
31 km or 19 miSt Albans
$1828
32 km or 20 miGrays
$1513
32 km or 20 miHertford
$1460
32 km or 20 miSlough
$1727
32 km or 20 miBrentwood
$1504
35 km or 22 miHarlow
$1677
35 km or 22 miGravesend
$1350
35 km or 22 miHemel Hempstead
$1464
37 km or 23 miWoking
$1943
38 km or 24 miHarpenden
$1464
40 km or 25 miBillericay
$1421
41 km or 25 miMaidenhead
$1867
43 km or 27 miEast Grinstead
$1456
43 km or 27 miBasildon
$1653
43 km or 27 miGuildford
$1955
44 km or 27 miCrawley
$1777
44 km or 27 miStevenage
$1329
44 km or 27 miBracknell
$1861
44 km or 28 miRochester
$1504
44 km or 28 miTonbridge
$1486
45 km or 28 miHigh Wycombe
$1745
46 km or 28 miBishop's Stortford
$1461
46 km or 28 miLuton
$1534
47 km or 29 miChatham
$1630
49 km or 30 miChelmsford
$1730
49 km or 30 miGillingham
$1472
49 km or 30 miGodalming
$1682
49 km or 31 miFarnborough
$1589