Cost of Living in Wolfsburg

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1090
$2583
🛋️ Without rent
$523
$1593
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$567
$990
🍽️ Food
$336
$900
🚐 Transport
$73
$198
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4405
😀 Quality of life
77
🏙️ Population
124K

The average cost of living in Wolfsburg is $1090, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 4317th out of 9294 in our global list, 642nd out of 662 in Germany, and 72nd out of 74 in Lower Saxony.

The median after-tax salary is $4405, which is enough to cover living expenses for 4 months. Ranked 503rd (TOP 5%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 38th best city to live in Germany, and 3rd most liveable city in Lower Saxony. With an estimated population of 124K, Wolfsburg is the 64th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 19 km Braunschweig-Wolfsburg Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 8.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 577 Braunschweig University of Technology
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Prices in Wolfsburg

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.33
 Cappuccino
$3.12
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.41
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$456
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$368
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$769
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$719
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$148
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$228
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.74%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4638
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3276
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$70.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$22.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.21
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.27
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.47
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.81
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.18
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$57.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$14.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$203
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7416

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