Crete vs Glasgow - Cost of Living Comparison

Crete Glasgow
🚶 Cost of living one person
$869
$1533
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2193
$3750
🏠 One person rent
$341
$841
🏘️ Family rent
$595
$1500
🍽️ Food expenses
$336
$409
🚐 Transport expenses
$94.7
$142
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$790
$3163
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
32
94
😀 Quality of life
57
96
🏙️ Population
623K
626K

The cost of living in Crete is 43% less expensive than in Glasgow. Cities ranked 5832nd and 2601st ($869 vs $1533) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 27th and 78th in Greece and the United Kingdom, respectively. Check Greece vs the United Kingdom comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Crete compared to 2.1 months in Glasgow. Crete ranked 24th best city to live in Greece vs Glasgow ranked 2nd in the United Kingdom, while ranked 5543rd and 11th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Crete vs Glasgow

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Crete Glasgow
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.4
$17.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.5
$67.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.96
$7.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.34
$4.83
 Cappuccino
$3.09
$3.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.2
$1.73
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$320
$848
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$229
$650
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$593
$1683
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$435
$1189
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.1
$118
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.4
$178
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.4
$34.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.48%
3.24%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3025
$5597
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2229
$2871
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.23
$3.01
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$41.3
$92.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.7
$13.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.21
$1.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.09
$1.14
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.09
$1.27
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$1.27
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.65
$2.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
$7.15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.01
$6.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.02
$10.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
$2.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
$1.16
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
$1.09
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.32
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$2.46
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.12
$8.44
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.02
$2.05
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.6
$15.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.48
$2.76
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.19
$3.69
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$2.17
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.77
$2.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.9
$32.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.39
$12.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.1
$100
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.36
$13.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$95.9
$75.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.7
$81.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$338
$858
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6246
$14519

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Cities near Crete

Distance City Cost of living
22 km or 14 mi Heraklion
$851
39 km or 24 mi Rethymno
$820
83 km or 51 mi Chania
$972
132 km or 82 mi Santorini
$1010
241 km or 150 mi Mykonos
$1341
298 km or 185 mi Bodrum
$387
300 km or 187 mi Voula
$846
303 km or 189 mi Glyfada
$1267
306 km or 190 mi Argyroupoli
$811
310 km or 193 mi Palaio Faliro
$920
311 km or 193 mi Nea Smyrni
$991
312 km or 194 mi Kallithea
$889
313 km or 195 mi Piraeus
$1086
314 km or 195 mi Kalamata
$808
315 km or 196 mi Athens
$1059
316 km or 196 mi Nikaia
$888
317 km or 197 mi Salamina
$899
320 km or 199 mi Nea Ionia
$889
320 km or 199 mi Peristeri
$973
320 km or 199 mi Nea Filadelfeia
$885
323 km or 201 mi Kifissia
$1182
324 km or 202 mi Rhodes
$995
327 km or 203 mi Eleusis
$885
328 km or 204 mi Aspropyrgos
$814
332 km or 207 mi Tripoli
$770
340 km or 211 mi Corinth
$803
349 km or 217 mi Marmaris
$529
351 km or 218 mi Derna
$412
353 km or 220 mi Kusadasi
$345
358 km or 223 mi Chios
$798
369 km or 229 mi Chalcis
$919
369 km or 229 mi Tobruk
$353
377 km or 234 mi Mugla
$479
386 km or 240 mi Aydin
$287
399 km or 248 mi Izmir
$488
399 km or 248 mi Tire
$320
407 km or 253 mi Fethiye
$426
421 km or 262 mi Nazilli
$308
431 km or 268 mi Patras
$822
432 km or 269 mi Manisa
$355

Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211