Cost of Living in Frankfurt | Hesse

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1829
$4187
🛋️ Without rent
$748
$2317
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1082
$1869
🍽️ Food
$416
$1101
🚐 Transport
$185
$488
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3164
🏙️ Population
753k

The average cost of living in Frankfurt is $1829, which is in the top 6% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 504th out of 9294 in our global list, 2nd out of 662 in Germany, and 1st out of 57 in the Hesse.

The median after-tax salary is $3164, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months. Ranked 56th (TOP 1%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 12th best city to live in Germany, and 1st most liveable city in Hesse. With an estimated population of 753k, Frankfurt is the 5th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport12 kmFrankfurt am Main Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate12.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank2005University of Banking of Frankfurt
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Prices in Frankfurt

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$11
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.06
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.62
☕ Cappuccino
$3.64
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.77

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1062
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$841
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1999
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1480
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$254
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.89%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7176
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4796

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.09
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$102
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.64

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.69
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.83
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.95
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.37
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.74
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.37
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.27
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.85

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$56.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$88
👟 Brand Sneakers
$103
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$489
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14145

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