Cologne vs Tenerife - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Tenerife
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$1133
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$2609
🏠 One person rent
$800
$593
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$946
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$321
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$108
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$1778
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
25 km
🎓 Higher education
91
18
😀 Quality of life
95
65
🏙️ Population
1.08M
905K

The cost of living in Cologne is 33% more expensive than in Tenerife. Cities ranked 2657th and 4214th ($1502 vs $1133) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 28th in Germany and Spain, respectively. Check Germany vs Spain comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 1.6 months in Tenerife. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Tenerife ranked 49th in Spain, while ranked 15th and 4023rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Cologne Tenerife
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$10.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$38.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$7.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$2.67
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$1.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$1.72
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$600
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$455
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$989
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$750
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$72.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$111
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$37.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
2.31%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$3521
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$2192
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$1.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$39.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$13.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$1.53
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$1.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$2.1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$11.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$6.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$11
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.56
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.67
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$5.68
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$0.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$5.18
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$6.45
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$2.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$1.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$40.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$8.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$64.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$71.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$70.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$353
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$6894

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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

Cities near Tenerife

Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 8.7 mi La Orotava
$956
17 km or 11 mi Puerto de la Cruz
$1141
37 km or 23 mi San Cristobal de La Laguna
$1062
41 km or 26 mi Santa Cruz de Tenerife
$1008
112 km or 69 mi Santa Lucia de Tirajana
$1054
116 km or 72 mi Las Palmas
$1086
269 km or 167 mi Puerto del Rosario
$1267
272 km or 169 mi Corralejo
$1162
308 km or 191 mi Arrecife
$1230
358 km or 222 mi Laayoune
$490
487 km or 302 mi Canico
$938
488 km or 303 mi Funchal
$951
488 km or 303 mi Camara de Lobos
$942
490 km or 305 mi Santa Cruz
$938
495 km or 307 mi Machico
$943
715 km or 444 mi Taghazout
$482
721 km or 448 mi Agadir
$508
726 km or 451 mi Ait Melloul
$452
751 km or 467 mi Essaouira
$574
837 km or 520 mi Safi
$446
911 km or 566 mi Marrakesh
$693
951 km or 591 mi El Jadida
$499
1041 km or 647 mi Casablanca
$733
1061 km or 659 mi Khouribga
$414
1065 km or 662 mi Mohammedia
$539
1082 km or 672 mi Beni Mellal
$363
1116 km or 694 mi Temara
$520
1128 km or 701 mi Rabat
$630
1131 km or 703 mi Sale
$430
1135 km or 705 mi Nouakchott
$741
1161 km or 721 mi Kenitra
$562
1223 km or 760 mi Meknes
$448
1230 km or 764 mi Lagos
$1229
1241 km or 771 mi Portimao
$1011
1245 km or 774 mi Lagoa
$942
1251 km or 777 mi Silves
$942
1253 km or 779 mi Albufeira
$976
1266 km or 787 mi Faro
$1125
1271 km or 790 mi Loule
$943
1272 km or 791 mi Olhao
$938