Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ capital, known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades, legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden Age. To find out the Cost of living in Amsterdam (Netherlands) see the chart below .

Cost of living in Amsterdam (Netherlands) is given in detail below:

Expense Type Cost (Local Currency)
Lunch One Person
(including a drink) in the business district
Fast Food Combo Meal at Restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar)€8
500 grams (1/2 kg) of boneless chicken breast€4.33
1 liter of whole fat milk€1.16
1 dozen (12) Large eggs€3.25
1 kilogram of tomatoes (2 lbs)€2.60
0.5 kg (500 grams) local cheese€7
1 kg of apples (2 lb.) â‚¬2.40
1 kg of potatoes (2 lb.)€1.81
0.5 litre domestic beer at a supermarket (16 oz)€1.38
1 bottle of good quality red table wine€7
2 liters of Soft Drink (Coca-Cola)€2.46
2 people meal (Bread only)€1.55
Monthly rent of a 900 Sqft furnished accommodation in Posh area€2,027
Monthly rent of a 900 Sqft furnished accommodation in Average area€1,663
 2 people Household Utilities for 1 month (heating, electricity, gas) for 914 sq. ft. apartment€142
Monthly rent of a 480 Sqft furnished studio in Posh or Expensive area€1,528
Monthly rent of a 480 Sqft furnished studio in Average area€1,107
1 person Household Utilities for 1 month (heating, electricity, gas) for (480 Sqft) studio€95
1 month Internet Connection (8 mbps€28
40 inch flat-screen TV â‚¬444
Microwave 800 to 900 Watt made by Bosch, LG, or similar brands€101
Laundry detergent (3 litres~ or 100 oz.)€9
Cleaning hourly rate€14
1 jeans pair from Levis or similar brand€88
Single warm weather dress at Top brand like Zara, H&M or similar€34
Single pair of shoes for sports like Nike, Adidas, or similar brands€98
Single pair of men’s leather formal shoes€129
1.4 cc base vehicle price (Volkswagen Golf)€26,029
1 liter 0.25 gallon) of gas/fuel€1.63
Public transport monthly ticket â‚¬95
Business day taxi usage, 8 km. i.e. 5 miles€25
 6 days cold treatment medicine like Tylenol, Coldrex, or similar brands€4.00
Antibiotics Box (12 doses)€12
Private Doctor Visit (15 minutes)€39
32 tampons (1 Box)€3.70
Deodorant or roll-on  (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)€3.24
Hair shampoo & conditioner(400 ml ~ 12 oz.)€2.90
Toilet paper 4 rolls€1.55
Toothpaste tube€1.98
Men’s haircut at the VIP area€27
Average dinner for two at a pub€46
2 movie tickets€23
2 tickets to best seats at a theater€104
Dinner for two people at an Italian restaurant in the the VIP area including appetizer, main course, wine and dessert€70
One cocktail drink at a downtown club€10
Coffee (Cappuccino) in the VIP area of the city€3.53
1 beer at a neighbourhood pub (500ml)€4.67
128GB iPad with supported Wi-Fi â‚¬508
1 minute of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts included)€0.21
1 month of  business district gym membership€46
1 pack of cigarettes (Marlboro)€7