Cost of living in Cambridge, United Kingdom

Summary of cost of living in Cambridge

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: £3,613
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: £2,026
  • WARNING!  These estimates are currently based on just a small amount of data. They provide a decent starting assumption, but they are not yet completely reliable.
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List of prices in Cambridge, United Kingdom. Current as of Aug 2020.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district £12
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) £5.58
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast £4.19
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk £0.83
12 eggs, large £2.89
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes £2.26
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese £4.96
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples £2.10
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes £0.95
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket £1.89
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality £11
2 liters of coca-cola £1.83
Bread for 2 people for 1 day £0.65
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area £1,659
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area £1,297
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat £256
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area £1,105
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area £862
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio £115
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) £23
40” flat screen tv £344
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) £76
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) £7
Hourly rate for cleaning help £12
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) £67
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) £35
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) £58
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes £65
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new £17,839
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas £1.27
Monthly ticket public transport £60
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) £13
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) £3.69
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) £8
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) £102
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) £3.30
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) £1.92
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) £4.60
4 rolls of toilet paper £1.85
Tube of toothpaste £1.60
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city £15
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub £31
2 tickets to the movies £22
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) £57
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert £54
1 cocktail drink in downtown club £9
Cappuccino in expat area of the city £3.11
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) £4.91
Ipad wi-fi 128gb £415
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) £0.12
1 month of gym membership in business district £40
1 package of marlboro cigarettes £9
These prices are lacking data. It provides a decent estimate, but they are not yet reliable. They are based on 37 prices entered by 13 different people.
Latest price update: August 09, 2020

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