What should I know before moving to London?
8 things you should know before moving to LondonSTAYING CONNECTED ISNT HARD. APPS WILL SAVE YOUR LIFE. THE OYSTER CARD RULES. BUT PAPER STILL MATTERS. LONDONERS PLAY BY THEIR OWN RULES. THE NHS IS HOLY (AND SO IS YOUR GP) ALWAYS COME PREPARED. KNOW WHERE YOU STAND WITH WORK.Jan 28, 2021
Do you regret moving to London?
Absolutely no regrets about moving to London (for work). Ive had so many opportunities (and experiences) I wouldnt have been privileged to have had I not. For the first time in my life Ive been reasonably consistently financially comfortable (after a previous lifetime of scraping by in dead-end jobs).
How much money should I save before moving to London?
So all in all, before you move to the UK youre going to need potentially $3,000 to $4,000 for the cost of your visa and health care. Once youre there you might want to have $2000 available to cover rent, bills and bond.
How much salary do you need to live in London?
To summarise, for a comfortable life in London for 1 person, you would need a salary of at least 40K a year.
How can I move to London?
How to move to London: the main pathwaysMarry a UK citizen.Attend college or university in the UK.Get hired and sponsored by a UK company.Transfer to a UK office within your current company.Possess exceptional talent or promise in a desirable field.Jul 31, 2018
Is 45000 a good salary in London?
Yeah 45k is decent. Thats around 2.8k monthly take-home. You can get a modern studio or even a small 1 bedroom apartment for 1200-1300, the rest is up to you and your lifestyle.
Why you should not live in London?
Living in London could drain your money and its by far the most expensive place to rent in the UK. London salaries should be significantly higher and if your commute is by Tube or bus, you may be spending less on travel than someone who lives elsewhere and has to get to work by train.