Cologne vs Faisalabad - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Faisalabad
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$254
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$640
🏠 One person rent
$800
$101
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$212
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$89
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$33.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$173
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
91
43
😀 Quality of life
95
41
🏙️ Population
1.08M
3.2M

The cost of living in Cologne is 491% more expensive than in Faisalabad. Cities ranked 2657th and 9259th ($1502 vs $254) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 11th in Germany and Pakistan, respectively. Check Germany vs Pakistan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 0.7 months in Faisalabad. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Faisalabad ranked 5th in Pakistan, while ranked 15th and 7022nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Cologne Faisalabad
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$1.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$6.27
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$3.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$2.1
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$0.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$0.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$66.1
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$39.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$152
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$130
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$38.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$60.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$17.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
12.71%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$246
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$161
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$0.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$8.39
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$0.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$0.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$0.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$0.76
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$2.68
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$1.57
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$2.73
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$0.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.25
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.64
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$0.63
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$1.03
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$0.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$1.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$1.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$0.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$0.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$16.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$2.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$7.61
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$2.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$10.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$43.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$14
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$787

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Distance City Cost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Hurth
$1222
10 km or 6.4 mi Leverkusen
$1474
10 km or 6.4 mi Frechen
$1221
13 km or 7.9 mi Bruhl
$1161
13 km or 7.9 mi Pulheim
$1219
14 km or 8.4 mi Wesseling
$1214
14 km or 8.5 mi Bergisch Gladbach
$1186
15 km or 9.3 mi Niederkassel
$1217
16 km or 10 mi Rosrath
$1219
18 km or 11 mi Monheim am Rhein
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Dormagen
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Erftstadt
$1218
19 km or 12 mi Langenfeld
$1217
20 km or 12 mi Troisdorf
$1221
20 km or 12 mi Leichlingen
$1219
20 km or 12 mi Kerpen
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Bornheim
$1213
21 km or 13 mi Lohmar
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Bergheim
$1138
23 km or 15 mi Siegburg
$1212
24 km or 15 mi Overath
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Sankt Augustin
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Bonn
$1440
26 km or 16 mi Hilden
$1218
26 km or 16 mi Solingen
$969
27 km or 17 mi Elsdorf
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Wermelskirchen
$1221
28 km or 17 mi Haan
$1215
28 km or 18 mi Bedburg
$1214
29 km or 18 mi Hennef
$1216
31 km or 19 mi Grevenbroich
$1218
31 km or 19 mi Remscheid
$1209
31 km or 20 mi Erkrath
$1221
33 km or 20 mi Konigswinter
$1215
34 km or 21 mi Euskirchen
$1211
34 km or 21 mi Neuss
$1281
34 km or 21 mi Mettmann
$1218
35 km or 21 mi Zulpich
$1221
35 km or 21 mi Meckenheim
$1218
35 km or 22 mi Dusseldorf
$1470

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Distance City Cost of living
34 km or 21 mi Chiniot
$226
35 km or 22 mi Sahiwal
$201
48 km or 30 mi Gojra
$286
74 km or 46 mi Jhang
$236
77 km or 48 mi Okara
$343
83 km or 52 mi Sargodha
$404
92 km or 57 mi Hafizabad
$196
93 km or 58 mi Sheikhupura
$234
121 km or 75 mi Lahore
$360
125 km or 78 mi Kamoke
$213
132 km or 82 mi Gujranwala
$223
136 km or 84 mi Mandi Bahauddin
$243
146 km or 91 mi Burewala
$226
159 km or 99 mi Gujrat
$243
166 km or 103 mi Khanewal
$266
169 km or 105 mi Amritsar
$437
182 km or 113 mi Sialkot
$239
201 km or 125 mi Mirpur
$256
209 km or 130 mi Multan
$244
222 km or 138 mi Jammu
$352
238 km or 148 mi Jalandhar
$411
243 km or 151 mi Rawalpindi
$319
254 km or 158 mi Islamabad
$304
261 km or 162 mi Pathankot
$336
262 km or 163 mi Bahawalpur
$248
268 km or 167 mi Wah
$211
270 km or 167 mi Ludhiana
$391
279 km or 173 mi Dera Ghazi Khan
$233
286 km or 178 mi Kohat
$243
323 km or 201 mi Peshawar
$238
325 km or 202 mi Mardan
$244
331 km or 206 mi Baramulla
$353
338 km or 210 mi Srinagar
$398
352 km or 219 mi Patiala
$315
359 km or 223 mi Hisar
$300
362 km or 225 mi Chandigarh
$429
365 km or 227 mi Khost
$346
379 km or 235 mi Bikaner
$311
379 km or 235 mi Mingora
$246
391 km or 243 mi Shimla
$317