Cost of living in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district £9
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) £5.61
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast £3.62
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk £0.73
12 eggs, large £2.68
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes £1.42
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese £5.55
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples £2.00
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes £0.77
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket £1.53
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality £8
2 liters of Coca-Cola £1.90
Bread for 2 people for 1 day £0.84
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area £1,548
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area £1,024
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat £277
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area £799
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area £739
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio £235
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) £23
40” flat screen TV £348
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) £79
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) £8
Hourly rate for cleaning help £10
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) £66
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) £31
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) £63
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes £77
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new £20,444
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas £1.24
Monthly ticket public transport £70
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) £11
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) £3.31
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) £8
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) £77
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) £2.75
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) £1.63
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) £2.90
4 rolls of toilet paper £1.71
Tube of toothpaste £1.53
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city £10
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub £25
2 tickets to the movies £18
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) £71
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert £52
1 cocktail drink in downtown club £7
Cappuccino in expat area of the city £2.75
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) £3.71
iPod nano 16GB £126
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) £0.20
1 month of gym membership in business district £28
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes £9
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 476 prices entered by 56 different people.
Latest price update: April 28, 2017.

Newcastle position in our World Ranking

the world
54th
out of 219
western europe
15th
out of 48
uk
3rd
out of 7

Cheapest and most expensive products in Newcastle compared to other cities:

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2nd
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2nd
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1st
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4th
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4th

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