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Bucharest vs Kiev
Buh vs Kbp

Average net salary (After tax)

Kiev
Bucharest

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Kbp
Buh
Outside city centre
Kbp
Buh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Kbp
Buh
Outside city centre
Kbp
Buh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Kbp
Buh
Outside city centre
Kbp
Buh

Mortgage rates

Kiev
4.5%
Bucharest
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Kiev
Bucharest

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Kbp
Buh

Mobile phone data

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

Kbp
Buh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Kbp
Buh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Kbp
Buh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Kiev
Bucharest

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Kbp
Buh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Kiev
Bucharest

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Kbp
Buh
Lettuce 1 head
Kbp
Buh
Tomatoes 1kg
Kbp
Buh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Kbp
Buh
Oranges 1 head
Kbp
Buh
Bananas 1kg
Kbp
Buh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Kiev
4.5%
Bucharest
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Kiev are 17.14% higher than in Bucharest

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Kbp
Buh
Market 0.5L bottle
Kbp
Buh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Kbp
Buh
Market 0.33L bottle
Kbp
Buh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Kiev
5
Bucharest

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Kbp
Buh

Summer dress

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

Kbp
Buh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Kiev
$15.33
Bucharest
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Kbp $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Kbp $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth