Summary

Cost of living in Frankfurt is 24% more expensive than Heidelberg according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,085
$1,593
Cost of Living
$2,767
$2,314
Average Salary
$1,388
$952
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,068.48
$732.7
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$795.86
$571.85
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$2,057.79
$1,506.92
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,454.02
$1,024.04

Salaries And Financing

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,767.31
$2,315.01
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%2.00
%1.79

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$282.55
$247.43
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.1
$0.1
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$31.68
$31.27

Markets

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.82
$0.82
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.32
$1.44
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.05
$2.04
Local Cheese (1kg)
$10.35
$9.88
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.61
$0.37
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.42
$5.24
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.9
$0.77
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.27
$1.26
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$6.82
$6.7
Apples (1kg)
$2.42
$2.45
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.22
$8.76
Oranges (1kg)
$1.92
$2.01
Potato (1kg)
$1.46
$1.36
Lettuce (1 head)
$0.88
$0.81
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.01
$2.45
Tomato (1kg)
$2.51
$2.71
Banana (1kg)
$1.64
$1.74
Onion (1kg)
$1.3
$1.24
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$11.99
$11.2

Transportation

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.92
$2.69
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$97.7
$79.82
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.49
$1.51
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,141.41
$21,674.78
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$3.59
$3.19
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.2
$3.31
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$36.56
$31.49
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$21,094.99
$24,597.99

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$79.18
$74.11
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$37.48
$39.8
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$94.14
$93.09
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$110.45
$108.94

Restaurants

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$11.37
$12.77
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$53.36
$51.6
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.27
$8.47
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.82
$4.11
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.67
$3.67
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.41
$2.64
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.13
$2.21
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.95
$3

Sports And Leisure

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$53.63
$41.28
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$24.74
$18.37
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$12.6
$12.6

Childcare

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$441.49
$640.66
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$12,885.48
$15,394.52

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Frankfurt
Heidelberg
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$7,287.49
$4,752.48
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,394.16
$3,352.97