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Moscow vs Bucharest
Mow vs Buh

Average net salary (After tax)

Bucharest
Moscow

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Mow
Outside city centre
Buh
Mow

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Mow
Outside city centre
Buh
Mow

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Buh
Mow
Outside city centre
Buh
Mow

Mortgage rates

Bucharest
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bucharest
Moscow

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Buh
Mow

Mobile phone data

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

Buh
Mow

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Buh
Mow

Monthly pass

Regular price

Buh
Mow

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bucharest
Moscow

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Buh
Mow
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bucharest
Moscow

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Buh
Mow
Lettuce 1 head
Buh
Mow
Tomatoes 1kg
Buh
Mow

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Buh
Mow
Oranges 1 head
Buh
Mow
Bananas 1kg
Buh
Mow

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bucharest
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 17.14% higher than in Moscow

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Buh
Mow
Market 0.5L bottle
Buh
Mow

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Buh
Mow
Market 0.33L bottle
Buh
Mow

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bucharest
5
Moscow

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Buh
Mow

Summer dress

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

Buh
Mow

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bucharest
$15.33
Moscow
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth