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Sydney vs Bucharest
Syd vs Buh

Average net salary (After tax)

Bucharest
Sydney

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Syd
Outside city centre
Buh
Syd

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Syd
Outside city centre
Buh
Syd

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Buh
Syd
Outside city centre
Buh
Syd

Mortgage rates

Bucharest
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bucharest
Sydney

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Buh
Syd

Mobile phone data

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

Buh
Syd

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Buh
Syd

Monthly pass

Regular price

Buh
Syd

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bucharest
Sydney

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Buh
Syd
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bucharest
Sydney

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Buh
Syd
Lettuce 1 head
Buh
Syd
Tomatoes 1kg
Buh
Syd

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Buh
Syd
Oranges 1 head
Buh
Syd
Bananas 1kg
Buh
Syd

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bucharest
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 17.14% higher than in Sydney

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Buh
Syd
Market 0.5L bottle
Buh
Syd

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Buh
Syd
Market 0.33L bottle
Buh
Syd

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bucharest
5
Sydney

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Buh
Syd

Summer dress

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

Buh
Syd

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bucharest
$15.33
Sydney
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth