Glasgow vs Prague - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Prague
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$1245
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$2949
🏠 One person rent
$841
$721
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$1218
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$315
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$97.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$1582
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
94
91
😀 Quality of life
96
85
🏙️ Population
626K
1.28M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 23% more expensive than in Prague. Cities ranked 2601st and 3352nd ($1533 vs $1245) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 2nd in the United Kingdom and the Czech Republic, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs the Czech Republic comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 1.3 months in Prague. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Prague ranked 1st in the Czech Republic, while ranked 11th and 222nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Prague

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Glasgow Prague
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$7.28
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$29.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$1.99
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$2.66
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$1.62
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$703
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$544
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$1279
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$935
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$198
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$16.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$7581
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$4890
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$22.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.87
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.27
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$2.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$8.01
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$11.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.69
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.45
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.65
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$3.01
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$0.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.83
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$6.57
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$5.45
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$8.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$4.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$37.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$8.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$45.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$76.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$82
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$653
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$10042

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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

Cities near Prague

Distance City Cost of living
1.2 km or 0.7 mi Smichov
$888
3.3 km or 2.1 mi Zizkov
$893
4.2 km or 2.6 mi Brevnov
$891
23 km or 14 mi Kladno
$864
51 km or 31 mi Mlada Boleslav
$999
53 km or 33 mi Pribram
$890
54 km or 34 mi Litomerice
$786
56 km or 35 mi Kolin
$864
68 km or 42 mi Ceska Lipa
$892
69 km or 43 mi Usti nad Labem
$799
72 km or 45 mi Most
$650
75 km or 46 mi Teplice
$900
76 km or 47 mi Tabor
$890
78 km or 49 mi Decin
$872
81 km or 50 mi Litvinov
$889
83 km or 52 mi Chomutov
$701
83 km or 52 mi Plzen
$952
88 km or 55 mi Pisek
$890
89 km or 55 mi Liberec
$772
89 km or 56 mi Jablonec nad Nisou
$801
95 km or 59 mi Zittau
$1215
97 km or 61 mi Pardubice
$818
99 km or 61 mi Strakonice
$894
99 km or 61 mi Havlickuv Brod
$894
100 km or 62 mi Chrudim
$892
102 km or 63 mi Hradec Kralove
$1004
103 km or 64 mi Pirna
$1215
111 km or 69 mi Klatovy
$890
111 km or 69 mi Karlovy Vary
$874
114 km or 71 mi Jihlava
$911
115 km or 71 mi Annaberg-Buchholz
$1032
117 km or 73 mi Freital
$1221
118 km or 73 mi Dresden
$1125
119 km or 74 mi Trutnov
$911
119 km or 74 mi Freiberg
$1136
122 km or 76 mi Bautzen
$1149
123 km or 77 mi Ceske Budejovice
$1008
125 km or 78 mi Radebeul
$1215
126 km or 78 mi Gorlitz
$1221
127 km or 79 mi Sokolov
$893