Cost of living in London, Ontario, Canada

Summary of cost of living in London, Ontario

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: C$4,756
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: C$2,344
  • London, Ontario is the 2nd cheapest city in Canada (10 out of 11)
  • Cost of living in London, Ontario is cheaper than in 91% of cities in N. America (49 out of 54)
  • Cost of living in London, Ontario is cheaper than in 51% of cities in the World (100 out of 198)

List of prices in London, Ontario, Canada. Current as of Mar 2021.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district C$21
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) C$11
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast C$5.48
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk C$2.06
12 eggs, large C$3.76
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes C$5.45
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese C$10
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples C$4.23
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes C$2.20
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket C$2.90
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality C$16
2 liters of coca-cola C$2.33
Bread for 2 people for 1 day C$1.72
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area C$1,712
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area C$1,312
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat C$175
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area C$1,197
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area C$913
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio C$141
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) C$49
40” flat screen tv C$306
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) C$130
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) C$13
Hourly rate for cleaning help C$29
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) C$58
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) C$43
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) C$115
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes C$111
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new C$26,674
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas C$1.12
Monthly ticket public transport C$90
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) C$31
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) C$12
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) C$33
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) C$56
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) C$9
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) C$6
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) C$4.47
4 rolls of toilet paper C$3.59
Tube of toothpaste C$2.43
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city C$25
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub C$59
2 tickets to the movies C$27
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) C$112
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert C$97
1 cocktail drink in downtown club C$10
Cappuccino in expat area of the city C$5.49
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) C$7
Ipad wi-fi 128gb C$567
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) C$0.35
1 month of gym membership in business district C$56
1 package of marlboro cigarettes C$14
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 350 prices entered by 46 different people.
Latest price update: March 08, 2021

London, Ontario position in our World Ranking

the world
100th
out of 198
n. america
49th
out of 54
canada
10th
out of 11

Cheapest and most expensive products in London, Ontario compared to other cities:

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n. america
1st
n. america
1st
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2nd
n. america
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