Cost of Living in Bonn | North Rhine-Westphalia

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1534
$3972
🛋️ Without rent
$701
$2288
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$833
$1684
🍽️ Food
$416
$1128
🚐 Transport
$135
$352
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2748
🏙️ Population
327k

The average cost of living in Bonn is $1534, which is in the top 25% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2262nd out of 9294 in our global list, 9th out of 662 in Germany, and 2nd out of 201 in the North Rhine-Westphalia.

The median after-tax salary is $2748, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 39th (TOP 1%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 8th best city to live in Germany, and 3rd most liveable city in North Rhine-Westphalia. With an estimated population of 327k, Bonn is the 19th largest city in Germany.

✈️ Closest airport15 kmCologne Bonn Airport
😷 Air qualityGood11.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank110University of Bonn
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Prices in Bonn

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$61.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.25
☕ Cappuccino
$2.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.4

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$795
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$607
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1745
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1326
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$154
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$240
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$8408
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5596

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.37
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$107
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$21.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.62

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.39
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.72
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.65
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.19
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$13.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.09

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$84.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$98.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$617
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$16042