Austria vs Netherlands - Cost of Living Comparison

AustriaNetherlands
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1617
$1778
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3953
$4223
🏠 One person rent
$827
$1031
🏘️ Family rent
$1508
$1676
🍽️ Food Expenses
$491
$472
🚐 Transport Expenses
$130
$129
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2603
$2995
💸 GDP per capita
$48105
$52304
😃 Human freedom index
8.45
8.49
❤️ Life expectancy
81.8
82
👮 Corruption perceptions index
76
82
🏙️ Population
8.81M
17.3M

The average cost of living in Austria ($1617) is 9% less expensive than in the Netherlands ($1778). Austria ranked 22nd vs 17th for the Netherlands 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 1.7 months in the Netherlands. Ranked 13th and 17th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Austria vs the Netherlands

AustriaNetherlands
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.2
$16.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.2
$65.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.37
$9.74
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.47
$4.94
☕ Cappuccino
$3.9
$3.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$3.08
$2.86
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$823
$1059
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$624
$824
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1601
$1778
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1193
$1374
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$129
$114
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$199
$176
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.7
$45.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.07%
2.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7540
$4903
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4893
$3724
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.8
$3.83
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51.3
$94.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.2
$26.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.38
$1.93
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.34
$1.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.12
$1.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$2.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.62
$2.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.3
$12.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
$9.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.4
$25.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.79
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$1.49
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
$1.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$2.53
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
$0.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.42
$2.91
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.86
$7.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.26
$1.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.6
$9.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.4
$6.91
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.35
$3.69
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.76
$1.92
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$2.29
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.7
$38.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
$13.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$116
$55.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$20.3
$21.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$98.5
$97.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.8
$109
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$333
$1634
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13109
$9822

Cities Comparison in Austria vs the Netherlands

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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 the Netherlands

CityCost of livingPopulation
Amsterdam
$2336
860K
Rotterdam
$1835
631K
The Hague
$1807
538K
Utrecht
$1997
344K
Almere
$1798
208K
Eindhoven
$1902
232K
Tilburg
$1470
217K
Breda
$1745
183K
Nijmegen
$1716
178K
Groningen
$1651
201K
Haarlem
$2385
159K
Maastricht
$1592
122K
Enschede
$1453
160K
Arnhem
$1566
148K
's-Hertogenbosch
$1649
144K
Venlo
$1578
102K
Apeldoorn
$1790
161K
Leiden
$1890
125K
Zwolle
$1552
125K
Delft
$1578
100K
Leeuwarden
$1378
92.1K
Hilversum
$1821
87.8K
Emmen
$1483
107K
Purmerend
$1664
80.1K
Deventer
$1451
99.2K
Ede
$1661
72.5K
Roosendaal
$1633
77K
Heerlen
$1467
86.8K
Lelystad
$1602
77.9K
Bergen op Zoom
$1629
66.4K