Shopping and living expenses

Die Zeil

Frankfurt's largest shopping avenue


A selection of world famous luxury suppliers

Shopping malls

Skyline Plaza, Nordwestzentrum, Hessen Center

Flea markets

Every fortnight along the banks of the Main river


Living expenses

Monthly living expenses (expenses for food, accommodation etc.) in Frankfurt are about 1,000 - 1,200  € per person.
The following list of prices for standard daily-use items will give you a rough idea of prices in Frankfurt:

Monthly ticket for public transportation, RMV Frankfurt


100.00 €

single ticket RMV


2.80 €



ca. 2.50 €

Cinema per person


ca. 11 €

Bread roll


ca. 0.60 €

Entry fee for museum


ca. 8-10.00 €

Stamp for a standard letter national


0.62 €

Beer (0,5 l)


ca. 3.70 €

Apfelwein (traditional Frankfurter drink)


ca. 2.50 €

On average, people in Frankfurt spend about 42% of their net income on rental accommodation.


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