Cost of Living in Bonn

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1440
$4176
🛋️ Without rent
$691
$2199
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$749
$1977
🍽️ Food
$422
$1126
🚐 Transport
$137
$358
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2149
😀 Quality of life
90
🏙️ Population
331K

The average cost of living in Bonn is $1440, which is in the top 31% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2872nd out of 9294 in our global list, 18th out of 662 in Germany, and 6th out of 201 in North Rhine-Westphalia.

The median after-tax salary is $2149, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 87th (TOP 0.9%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 14th best city to live in Germany, and 3rd most liveable city in North Rhine-Westphalia. With an estimated population of 331K, Bonn is the 19th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport 15 km Cologne Bonn Airport
😷 Air quality Good 10.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 128 University of Bonn
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Prices in Bonn

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$71.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.09
 Cappuccino
$2.84
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$538
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1691
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1686
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$168
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$257
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6149
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5130
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.05
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$112
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$19.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.16
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.55
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$22.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.43
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.17
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.09
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.21
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.03
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.92
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$72.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$16
👖 Brand Jeans
$76.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$491
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15928

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