Glasgow vs Quebec City - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Quebec City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$1249
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$3097
🏠 One person rent
$841
$555
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$953
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$450
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$115
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$3524
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
94
39
😀 Quality of life
96
91
🏙️ Population
626K
549K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 23% more expensive than in Quebec City. Cities ranked 2601st and 3333rd ($1533 vs $1249) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 145th in the United Kingdom and Canada, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 2.8 months in Quebec City. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Quebec City ranked 9th in Canada, while ranked 11th and 83rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Quebec City

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Glasgow Quebec City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$11.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$50.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$9.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$5.21
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$3.39
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$1.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$595
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$425
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$1085
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$766
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$53.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$81.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$41.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
4.48%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$6101
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1655
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$2.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$68.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$14
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.54
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$2.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$2.43
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$3.09
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$13.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$9.62
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$14.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$3.24
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.4
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.89
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$3.65
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.09
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.68
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.66
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$2.03
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$12.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$10.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$6.33
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$2.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.02
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$33.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$10.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$89.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$12.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$65.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$83.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$700
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$7055

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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 Quebec City

Distance City Cost of living
3.6 km or 2.2 mi Levis
$1720
80 km or 50 mi Thetford Mines
$1634
89 km or 55 mi Saint-Georges
$1653
102 km or 64 mi Victoriaville
$1512
114 km or 71 mi Trois-Rivieres
$1079
120 km or 74 mi Shawinigan
$1700
142 km or 88 mi Drummondville
$1108
166 km or 103 mi Sherbrooke
$1113
169 km or 105 mi Sorel-Tracy
$1699
170 km or 106 mi Riviere-du-Loup
$1596
178 km or 111 mi Saguenay
$1022
180 km or 112 mi Chicoutimi
$1710
187 km or 116 mi Magog
$1705
188 km or 117 mi Saint-Hyacinthe
$1707
192 km or 120 mi Joliette
$1084
195 km or 121 mi Alma
$1708
196 km or 122 mi Granby
$1085
201 km or 125 mi L'Assomption
$1708
206 km or 128 mi Beloeil
$1705
210 km or 131 mi Repentigny
$1704
211 km or 131 mi Varennes
$1701
212 km or 132 mi Sainte-Julie
$1707
217 km or 135 mi Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
$1696
218 km or 135 mi Mascouche
$1247
218 km or 136 mi Boucherville
$1708
220 km or 136 mi Chambly
$1708
223 km or 138 mi Saint-Lin-Laurentides
$1709
223 km or 139 mi Terrebonne
$1714
227 km or 141 mi Longueuil
$1411
228 km or 142 mi Brossard
$1559
229 km or 142 mi Saint-Lambert
$1700
229 km or 143 mi Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
$1701
231 km or 144 mi Montreal
$1727
234 km or 146 mi La Prairie
$1707
236 km or 146 mi Westmount
$1699
236 km or 146 mi Mount Royal
$1704
238 km or 148 mi Laval
$1389
238 km or 148 mi Candiac
$1705
241 km or 150 mi Cote-Saint-Luc
$1701
241 km or 150 mi Boisbriand
$1663