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Bucharest vs Berlin
Buh vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
Bucharest

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Buh
Outside city centre
Ber
Buh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Buh
Outside city centre
Ber
Buh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Buh
Outside city centre
Ber
Buh

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
Bucharest
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Berlin
Bucharest

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Buh

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Ber
Buh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Buh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Buh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
Bucharest

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Buh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ber
Buh
White bread 500g
Ber
Buh
Eggs 12
Ber
Buh
White rice 1kg
Ber
Buh

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
Bucharest

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ber
Buh
Beef round 1kg
Ber
Buh
Local cheese 1kg
Ber
Buh

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Buh
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Buh
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Buh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Buh
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Buh
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Buh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
Bucharest
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in Bucharest

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Buh
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Buh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Buh
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Buh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
Bucharest

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Buh

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Ber
Buh

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ber
Buh
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ber
Buh

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
Bucharest
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth