Petrol in the Netherlands is the most expensive in Europe, thanks to high taxes, according to research by German motoring organisaation ADAC.
The organisation says a litre of petrol costs an average €1.78 in the Netherlands, compared with €1.64 in Belgium and €1.55 in Germany. Italy is closest to the Netherlands, with a litre of Euro95 costing €1.73.
The cost of diesel in the Netherlands is the third highest in Europe at €1.44 a litre, one cent below the price in Belgium and two cents below Switzerland.
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