Cost of Living in Derry, Northern Ireland

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1261
$3425
🛋️ Without rent
$563
$1843
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$698
$1582
🍽️ Food
$387
$1001
🚐 Transport
$43.2
$121
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2242
😀 Quality of life
64
🏙️ Population
85K

The average cost of living in Derry is $1261, which is in the top 35% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 3294th out of 9294 in our global list, 247th out of 277 in the United Kingdom, and 5th out of 6 in Northern Ireland.

The median after-tax salary is $2242, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months. Ranked 4413th (TOP 47%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 266th best city to live in the United Kingdom, and 5th most liveable city in Northern Ireland. With an estimated population of 85K, Derry is the 101st largest city in the United Kingdom.

✈️ Closest airport 13 km City of Derry Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 4723 Letterkenny Institute of Technology
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Prices in Derry

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.24
 Cappuccino
$3.41
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$874
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$479
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1666
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1319
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$102
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$157
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1704
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3427
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.11
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$29.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.86
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.26
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.33
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.44
🚬 Cigarette pack
$13.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.31
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$28.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.54
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$91.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$79.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$95.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$608
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12062

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