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Moscow vs Tehran
Mow vs Thr

Average net salary (After tax)

Tehran
Moscow

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Mow
Outside city centre
Thr
Mow

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Mow
Outside city centre
Thr
Mow

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Thr
Mow
Outside city centre
Thr
Mow

Mortgage rates

Tehran
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tehran
Moscow

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Thr
Mow

Mobile phone data

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

Thr
Mow

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Thr
Mow

Monthly pass

Regular price

Thr
Mow

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tehran
Moscow

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Thr
Mow
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tehran
Moscow

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Thr
Mow
Lettuce 1 head
Thr
Mow
Tomatoes 1kg
Thr
Mow

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Thr
Mow
Oranges 1 head
Thr
Mow
Bananas 1kg
Thr
Mow

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tehran
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Tehran are 17.14% higher than in Moscow

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Thr
Mow
Market 0.5L bottle
Thr
Mow

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Thr
Mow
Market 0.33L bottle
Thr
Mow

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tehran
5
Moscow

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Thr
Mow

Summer dress

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

Thr
Mow

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tehran
$15.33
Moscow
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth