- Cost of Living
- Hungary
- Egypt
- Győr
- Alexandria
- Comparison

##
Cost of living in
**Győr, Hungary**
compared to
**Alexandria, Egypt**

Currency:

Food | + 30% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Győr (Hungary) is 30% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 1,328 Ft (E£ 85) | E£ 72 | + 18% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 1,370 Ft (E£ 88) | E£ 72 | + 23% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 923 Ft (E£ 59) | E£ 37 | + 59% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 295 Ft (E£ 19) | E£ 14 | + 40% | |

12 eggs, large | 608 Ft (E£ 39) | E£ 20 | + 93% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 432 Ft (E£ 28) | E£ 14 | + 96% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 1,032 Ft (E£ 66) | E£ 29 | + 128% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 315 Ft (E£ 20) | E£ 21 | - 4% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 211 Ft (E£ 14) | E£ 5.86 | + 131% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 244 Ft (E£ 16) | E£ 19 | - 19% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 1,440 Ft (E£ 92) | E£ 92 | - 0% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | 375 Ft (E£ 24) | E£ 11 | + 113% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 112 Ft (E£ 7) | E£ 10 | - 31% | |

Housing | + 45% | |||

Housing in Győr (Hungary) is 45% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 147,500 Ft (E£ 9,442) | E£ 5,401 | + 75% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 100,938 Ft (E£ 6,462) | E£ 3,866 | + 67% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 38,658 Ft (E£ 2,475) | E£ 898 | + 176% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 111,430 Ft (E£ 7,133) | E£ 3,602 | + 98% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 65,815 Ft (E£ 4,213) | E£ 2,335 | + 80% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 27,744 Ft (E£ 1,776) | E£ 736 | + 141% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 3,113 Ft (E£ 199) | E£ 365 | - 45% | |

40” flat screen TV | 100,693 Ft (E£ 6,446) | E£ 6,508 | - 1% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 17,012 Ft (E£ 1,089) | E£ 1,877 | - 42% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 2,328 Ft (E£ 149) | E£ 67 | + 121% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | 1,073 Ft (E£ 69) | - | - | |

Clothes | + 15% | |||

Clothes in Győr (Hungary) is 15% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 22,098 Ft (E£ 1,415) | E£ 740 | + 91% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 10,073 Ft (E£ 645) | E£ 681 | - 5% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 24,291 Ft (E£ 1,555) | E£ 1,691 | - 8% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 26,248 Ft (E£ 1,680) | E£ 777 | + 116% | |

Transportation | + 61% | |||

Transportation in Győr (Hungary) is 61% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 7,048,750 Ft (E£ 451,225) | E£ 453,039 | - 0% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 380 Ft (E£ 24) | E£ 3.88 | + 527% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | 5,794 Ft (E£ 371) | E£ 182 | + 103% | |

Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | 3,206 Ft (E£ 205) | E£ 101 | + 104% | |

Personal Care | + 118% | |||

Personal Care in Győr (Hungary) is 118% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 2,377 Ft (E£ 152) | E£ 33 | + 365% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 2,495 Ft (E£ 160) | E£ 72 | + 121% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 7,203 Ft (E£ 461) | E£ 200 | + 131% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 962 Ft (E£ 62) | E£ 40 | + 54% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 820 Ft (E£ 53) | E£ 21 | + 150% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 822 Ft (E£ 53) | E£ 26 | + 105% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | 318 Ft (E£ 20) | E£ 20 | + 3% | |

Tube of toothpaste | 407 Ft (E£ 26) | E£ 15 | + 77% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 2,274 Ft (E£ 146) | E£ 46 | + 216% | |

Entertainment | + 56% | |||

Entertainment in Győr (Hungary) is 56% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 4,598 Ft (E£ 294) | E£ 153 | + 92% | |

2 tickets to the movies | 3,048 Ft (E£ 195) | E£ 99 | + 97% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 7,308 Ft (E£ 468) | E£ 520 | - 10% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 8,244 Ft (E£ 528) | E£ 249 | + 112% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 1,523 Ft (E£ 98) | E£ 52 | + 87% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 508 Ft (E£ 33) | E£ 25 | + 29% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 419 Ft (E£ 27) | E£ 19 | + 37% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | - | E£ 11,487 | - | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 30 Ft (E£ 1.95) | E£ 0.23 | + 760% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | 7,339 Ft (E£ 470) | E£ 416 | + 13% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 1,122 Ft (E£ 72) | E£ 28 | + 157% | |

TOTAL | + 48% |

**WARNING!**This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 283 prices entered by 24 different people.

These prices were last updated on June 18, 2018.
Exchange rate:
0.06401
EGP
/
HUF

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#
Cost of living in
**Győr (Hungary)**
is
**48% more expensive than**
in
**Alexandria (Egypt)**

For example, you would need at least

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