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Tehran vs Reykjavik
Thr vs Rkv

Average net salary (After tax)

Reykjavik
Tehran

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Thr
Outside city centre
Rkv
Thr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Thr
Outside city centre
Rkv
Thr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rkv
Thr
Outside city centre
Rkv
Thr

Mortgage rates

Reykjavik
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Reykjavik
Tehran

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rkv
Thr

Mobile phone data

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

Rkv
Thr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rkv
Thr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rkv
Thr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Reykjavik
Tehran

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rkv
Thr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Reykjavik
Tehran

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Reykjavik
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 17.14% higher than in Tehran

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Reykjavik
5
Tehran

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rkv
Thr

Summer dress

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

Rkv
Thr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Reykjavik
$15.33
Tehran
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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