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Bucharest vs Paris
Buh vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Bucharest

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Buh
Outside city centre
Par
Buh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Buh
Outside city centre
Par
Buh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Buh
Outside city centre
Par
Buh

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Bucharest
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Bucharest

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Buh

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Buh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Buh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Buh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Bucharest

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Buh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Bucharest

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Buh
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Buh
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Buh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Buh
Oranges 1 head
Par
Buh
Bananas 1kg
Par
Buh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Bucharest
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Bucharest

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Buh
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Buh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Buh
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Buh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Bucharest

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Buh

Summer dress

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

Par
Buh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Bucharest
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Buh $4,070.74/mth