Living in Munich: an expat city guide

Munich: Cost of living in 2021

It's no secret that Munich is the most expensive city in Germany. So, some financial planning might be in order! Let's find out how much you can expect to spend on rent, groceries and entertainment.

Let's budget!

This is where to live in Munich

Munich is a large city with many neighbourhoods that each have their own character. No worries, we've done the exploring for you to make it easier to find the area that will make you feel right at home.

Explore Munich

Register in Munich in 3 steps

As a new arrival, you'll have only 2 weeks after moving in to complete your registration. But don't worry, we've broken the process down into 3 easy steps. Follow our guide and you'll be prepared from abroad!

Prepare me!