Buenos Aires vs Munich - Cost of Living Comparison

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Buenos Aires Munich
🚶 Cost of living one person
$773
$2130
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1988
$5114
🏠 One person rent
$349
$1278
🏘️ Family rent
$636
$2392
🍽️ Food expenses
$255
$500
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.4
$204
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$377
$3865
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
23 km
🎓 Higher education
79
91
😀 Quality of life
71
93
🏙️ Population
3.12M
1.49M

The cost of living in Buenos Aires is 64% less expensive than in Munich. Cities ranked 6481st and 1502nd ($773 vs $2130) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 2nd in Argentina and Germany, respectively. Check Argentina vs Germany comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Buenos Aires compared to 1.8 months in Munich. Buenos Aires ranked 1st best city to live in Argentina vs Munich ranked 8th in Germany, while ranked 2197th and 44th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Buenos Aires vs Munich

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Buenos Aires Munich
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.14
$14.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27
$65.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.33
$10.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.2
$4.74
 Cappuccino
$1.99
$4.1
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.13
$3.26
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$390
$1342
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$286
$992
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$894
$2468
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$502
$1988
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$23.5
$176
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.8
$268
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.3
$40.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
23.52%
3.48%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2365
$11895
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1794
$8810
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.15
$4.02
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11.3
$54.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.69
$24
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$2.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.88
$1.38
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.21
$2.28
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$2.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.94
$3.67
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.19
$14.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$12.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.59
$16.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$2.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$2.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$3.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$1.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$2.04
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.98
$6.57
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.98
$8.53
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.13
$8.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.21
$3.49
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.17
$1.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.35
$1.43
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23
$44
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.43
$13.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$69.2
$68.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.32
$19.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$71.6
$94.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$108
$98.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$210
$817
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6718
$16491

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi Villa Dominico
$651
11 km or 7 mi Lanus
$657
13 km or 7.9 mi Wilde
$653
13 km or 8.1 mi Remedios de Escalada
$608
14 km or 8.7 mi Caseros
$658
14 km or 8.8 mi Florida Este
$658
14 km or 8.9 mi Ciudad Madero
$644
14 km or 8.9 mi Bernal
$666
15 km or 9.4 mi Monte Chingolo
$594
15 km or 9.6 mi Lomas del Mirador
$649
17 km or 10 mi La Tablada
$641
17 km or 10 mi Quilmes
$717
18 km or 11 mi Ramos Mejia
$651
18 km or 11 mi San Justo
$642
19 km or 12 mi El Palomar
$656
19 km or 12 mi Temperley
$537
19 km or 12 mi Lomas de Zamora
$547
19 km or 12 mi San Isidro
$689
19 km or 12 mi Ciudad Evita
$625
19 km or 12 mi San Francisco Solano
$601
20 km or 12 mi Villa Luzuriaga
$649
20 km or 13 mi Rafael Calzada
$542
22 km or 13 mi Isidro Casanova
$641
22 km or 13 mi Ezpeleta
$680
22 km or 14 mi Moron
$671
24 km or 15 mi San Fernando de la Buena Vista
$670
24 km or 15 mi Florencio Varela
$560
24 km or 15 mi Burzaco
$560
24 km or 15 mi Berazategui
$684
25 km or 15 mi Gregorio de Laferrere
$627
25 km or 16 mi Rafael Castillo
$632
25 km or 16 mi Monte Grande
$582
29 km or 18 mi Ezeiza
$598
29 km or 18 mi Longchamps
$575
29 km or 18 mi Libertad
$630
31 km or 19 mi Gonzalez Catan
$621
32 km or 20 mi Glew
$580
32 km or 20 mi Merlo
$627
36 km or 23 mi Jose C. Paz
$583
37 km or 23 mi Virrey del Pino
$607

Cities near Munich

Distance City Cost of living
16 km or 9.6 mi Germering
$1770
16 km or 10 mi Unterschleiheim
$1726
17 km or 10 mi Puchheim
$1753
17 km or 11 mi Dachau
$1742
20 km or 13 mi Olching
$1720
23 km or 15 mi Starnberg
$1699
24 km or 15 mi Furstenfeldbruck
$1706
31 km or 19 mi Erding
$1586
31 km or 19 mi Geretsried
$1651
32 km or 20 mi Freising
$1590
44 km or 28 mi Pfaffenhofen an der Ilm
$1561
47 km or 29 mi Weilheim in Oberbayern
$1626
48 km or 30 mi Aichach
$1653
50 km or 31 mi Friedberg
$1720
52 km or 32 mi Rosenheim
$1204
53 km or 33 mi Konigsbrunn
$1695
53 km or 33 mi Landsberg am Lech
$1632
57 km or 35 mi Augsburg
$1818
61 km or 38 mi Gersthofen
$1716
62 km or 38 mi Landshut
$1558
62 km or 38 mi Waldkraiburg
$1523
62 km or 39 mi Neusa
$1720
71 km or 44 mi Ingolstadt
$1459
71 km or 44 mi Muhldorf
$1517
72 km or 45 mi Neuburg an der Donau
$1514
76 km or 48 mi Kaufbeuren
$1596
77 km or 48 mi Traunreut
$1494
80 km or 50 mi Garmisch-Partenkirchen
$1850
85 km or 53 mi Traunstein
$1511
87 km or 54 mi Donauworth
$1575
98 km or 61 mi Innsbruck
$1705
103 km or 64 mi Gunzburg
$1582
104 km or 65 mi Kempten
$1403
105 km or 65 mi Regensburg
$1489
105 km or 65 mi Memmingen
$1522
110 km or 69 mi Straubing
$1495
112 km or 70 mi Nordlingen
$1537
114 km or 71 mi Senden
$1563
116 km or 72 mi Salzburg
$1688
119 km or 74 mi Sonthofen
$1509