Gothenburg vs Vienna - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Vienna
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$1582
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$3967
🏠 One person rent
$743
$804
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$1567
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$442
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$168
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$2401
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
18 km
🎓 Higher education
46
98
😀 Quality of life
92
93
🏙️ Population
605K
1.91M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 9% less expensive than in Vienna. Cities ranked 2868th and 2475th ($1442 vs $1582) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 2nd in Sweden and Austria, respectively. Check Sweden vs Austria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 1.5 months in Vienna. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Vienna ranked 1st in Austria, while ranked 63rd and 39th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Vienna

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Gothenburg Vienna
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$12.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$48.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$9.06
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$4.09
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.68
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$2.71
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$787
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$592
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$1672
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$1231
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$139
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$215
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$33.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
2.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$9118
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$5955
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$2.43
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$45.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$17.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.81
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$1.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.76
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$4.38
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$11.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$11.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$15.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$2.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.77
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$2.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$3.06
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.71
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$1.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$2.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$6.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.07
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$6.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$2.75
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.3
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.95
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$25.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$126
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$19.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$97.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$97
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$292
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$10919

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 7.1 mi Klosterneuburg
$1345
15 km or 9.4 mi Modling
$1280
25 km or 15 mi Baden bei Wien
$1594
45 km or 28 mi Wiener Neustadt
$1301
55 km or 34 mi Bratislava
$1032
56 km or 35 mi Petrzalka
$848
56 km or 35 mi Sankt Polten
$1321
60 km or 38 mi Sopron
$597
61 km or 38 mi Krems an der Donau
$1319
72 km or 45 mi Breclav
$862
76 km or 47 mi Znojmo
$767
77 km or 48 mi Mosonmagyarovar
$598
91 km or 56 mi Hodonin
$886
92 km or 57 mi Trnava
$897
110 km or 68 mi Szombathely
$582
111 km or 69 mi Gyor
$619
111 km or 69 mi Brno
$1028
112 km or 70 mi Amstetten
$1269
116 km or 72 mi Piestany
$712
118 km or 73 mi Trebic
$859
118 km or 73 mi Kapfenberg
$1288
125 km or 77 mi Uherske Hradiste
$866
127 km or 79 mi Nitra
$964
132 km or 82 mi Leoben
$1115
136 km or 84 mi Nove Zamky
$916
140 km or 87 mi Komarno
$842
142 km or 88 mi Kromeriz
$891
144 km or 90 mi Jihlava
$911
144 km or 90 mi Trencin
$795
145 km or 90 mi Graz
$1217
146 km or 91 mi Steyr
$1345
148 km or 92 mi Zlin
$867
151 km or 94 mi Prostejov
$885
155 km or 96 mi Linz
$1387
156 km or 97 mi Zalaegerszeg
$561
157 km or 98 mi Leonding
$1292
158 km or 98 mi Traun
$1270
160 km or 99 mi Prerov
$1303
164 km or 102 mi Ceske Budejovice
$1008
166 km or 103 mi Levice
$794