Glasgow vs Valencia, Spain - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Valencia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$1197
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$2779
🏠 One person rent
$841
$612
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$946
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$356
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$107
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$1493
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
94
74
😀 Quality of life
96
82
🏙️ Population
626K
790K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 28% more expensive than in Valencia, Spain. Cities ranked 2601st and 4022nd ($1533 vs $1197) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 20th in the United Kingdom and Spain, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Spain comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 1.2 months in Valencia, Spain. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Valencia, Spain ranked 4th in Spain, while ranked 11th and 271st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Valencia, Spain

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Glasgow Valencia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$11.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$39.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$8.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$3.15
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$2.55
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$1.99
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$630
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$463
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$1095
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$708
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$84.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$130
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$31.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
2.11%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$3025
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1563
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.54
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$36.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$15.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.65
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$0.9
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.01
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$2.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$7.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$13.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.91
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.71
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.99
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.63
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.65
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$2.02
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$5.52
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$0.9
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$5.21
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$9.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$3.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$36.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$8.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$73.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$18.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$72.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$74.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$436
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$7411

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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 Valencia, Spain

Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 15 mi Sagunto
$872
36 km or 22 mi Alzira
$1009
53 km or 33 mi Borriana
$1026
57 km or 36 mi Villarreal
$1027
58 km or 36 mi Gandia
$921
62 km or 39 mi Requena
$1019
62 km or 39 mi Castellon de la Plana
$858
74 km or 46 mi Ontinyent
$972
81 km or 50 mi Denia
$1003
98 km or 61 mi Calp
$1010
102 km or 63 mi Villena
$1024
106 km or 66 mi Benidorm
$1003
114 km or 71 mi Yecla
$984
116 km or 72 mi Elda
$1027
125 km or 78 mi Novelda
$990
125 km or 78 mi Alicante
$999
132 km or 82 mi Vinaros
$1013
136 km or 85 mi Elche
$886
137 km or 85 mi Jumilla
$1025
138 km or 86 mi Albacete
$914
165 km or 102 mi Cuenca
$1020
168 km or 104 mi Ibiza
$1808
168 km or 104 mi Torrevieja
$992
177 km or 110 mi Murcia
$970
193 km or 120 mi Villarrobledo
$1026
199 km or 123 mi Caravaca de la Cruz
$1022
214 km or 133 mi Cartagena
$852
223 km or 139 mi Mazarron
$996
229 km or 142 mi Lorca
$1030
229 km or 143 mi Tarragona
$1060
247 km or 153 mi Zaragoza
$1018
254 km or 158 mi Lleida
$899
260 km or 161 mi Palma de Mallorca
$1326
264 km or 164 mi Vilanova i la Geltru
$1045
271 km or 168 mi Guadalajara
$1076
279 km or 173 mi Alcala de Henares
$1058
287 km or 178 mi Torrejon de Ardoz
$1079
292 km or 181 mi Coslada
$991
292 km or 182 mi Sant Boi de Llobregat
$1018
295 km or 183 mi Cornella de Llobregat
$1011