Austria vs Hungary - Cost of Living Comparison

AustriaHungary
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1617
$817
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3953
$2002
🏠 One person rent
$827
$398
🏘️ Family rent
$1508
$678
🍽️ Food Expenses
$491
$260
🚐 Transport Expenses
$130
$67.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2603
$890
💸 GDP per capita
$48105
$15899
😃 Human freedom index
8.45
8.14
❤️ Life expectancy
81.8
76
👮 Corruption perceptions index
76
44
🏙️ Population
8.81M
9.77M

The average cost of living in Austria ($1617) is 98% more expensive than in Hungary ($817). Austria ranked 22nd vs 97th for Hungary in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Austria compared to 1.1 months in Hungary. Ranked 13th and 37th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Austria vs Hungary

AustriaHungary
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.2
$6.04
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.2
$29.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.37
$5.59
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.47
$1.68
☕ Cappuccino
$3.9
$1.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$3.08
$1.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$823
$366
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$624
$269
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1601
$659
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1193
$482
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$129
$94.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$199
$146
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.7
$15.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.07%
4.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7540
$2457
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4893
$1687
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.8
$1.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51.3
$27.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.2
$11.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.38
$1.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.34
$0.88
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.12
$0.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$1.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.62
$2.01
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.3
$7.41
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
$5.21
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.4
$9.13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.48
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$1.56
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
$1.76
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$2.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.02
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.42
$1.41
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.86
$5.28
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.26
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.6
$5.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.4
$8.69
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.35
$2.65
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.76
$1.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.7
$33.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
$5.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$116
$40.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$20.3
$7.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$98.5
$70.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.8
$79.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$333
$286
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13109
$6808

Cities Comparison in Austria vs Hungary

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Austria

CityCost of livingPopulation
Vienna
$1721
1.91M
Graz
$1394
289K
Linz
$1561
205K
Salzburg
$1543
155K
Innsbruck
$1575
132K
Klagenfurt
$1381
101K
Dornbirn
$1607
48.1K
Villach
$1429
61.9K
Sankt Polten
$1492
55.5K
Wels
$1360
61.2K
Bregenz
$1571
29.8K
Wiener Neustadt
$1844
44.5K
Feldkirch
$1381
33.4K
Baden bei Wien
$1802
26.3K
Leoben
$1359
24.6K
Leonding
$1462
28.7K
Steyr
$1379
38.3K
Klosterneuburg
$1513
27.1K
Wolfsberg
$1542
25K
Traun
$1463
24.5K
Krems an der Donau
$1491
24.6K
Amstetten
$1431
23.7K
Lustenau
$1495
22.8K
Kapfenberg
$1418
22.8K
Modling
$1449
20.6K
Hallein
$1440
21.2K

In Hungary

CityCost of livingPopulation
Budapest
$1004
1.75M
Debrecen
$748
201K
Szeged
$694
161K
Gyor
$723
132K
Pecs
$687
143K
Miskolc
$610
155K
Kecskemet
$678
111K
Szekesfehervar
$770
96.9K
Nyiregyhaza
$642
117K
Erd
$673
66.9K
Szombathely
$634
78.4K
Veszprem
$545
59.7K
Sopron
$799
62.5K
Szolnok
$561
71.3K
Tatabanya
$593
65.8K
Budafok-Teteny
$674
55.1K
Dunakeszi
$801
43.5K
Zalaegerszeg
$594
57.4K
Bekescsaba
$538
59K
Eger
$685
52.9K
Dunaujvaros
$675
44.2K
Kaposvar
$607
61.4K
Hodmezovasarhely
$625
43.3K
Godollo
$761
32.1K
Nagykanizsa
$707
46.9K
Cegled
$557
35.5K
Szigetszentmiklos
$675
38.6K
Mosonmagyarovar
$673
33.3K
Salgotarjan
$697
33.6K
Baja
$665
34.8K