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Reykjavik vs Tehran
Rkv vs Thr

Average net salary (After tax)

Tehran
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Rkv
Outside city centre
Thr
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Rkv
Outside city centre
Thr
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Thr
Rkv
Outside city centre
Thr
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Tehran
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tehran
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Thr
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Thr
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Thr
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Thr
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tehran
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Thr
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tehran
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Thr
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Thr
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Thr
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Thr
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Thr
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Thr
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tehran
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Tehran are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Thr
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Thr
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Thr
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Thr
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tehran
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Thr
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Thr
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tehran
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth