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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Bucharest 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 40.33% lower than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 46.08% lower than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 59.68% lower than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 31.92% lower than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 40.90% lower than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 47.66% lower than in Berlin
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  BerlinBucharestDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(37.38 lei)
6.42 €
(30.00 lei)
     -19.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(186.90 lei)
25.68 €
(120.00 lei)
     -35.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(32.71 lei)
4.07 €
(19.00 lei)
     -41.91 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(16.35 lei)
1.50 €
(7.00 lei)
     -57.20 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(14.02 lei)
2.00 €
(9.34 lei)
     -33.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.72 €
(12.73 lei)
1.78 €
(8.32 lei)
     -34.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.87 €
(8.72 lei)
1.27 €
(5.92 lei)
     -32.12 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.55 €
(7.26 lei)
1.02 €
(4.77 lei)
     -34.33 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.02 €
(14.13 lei)
3.64 €
(17.00 lei)
     +20.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.15 €
(5.40 lei)
0.42 €
(1.96 lei)
     -63.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.83 €
(3.86 lei)
0.46 €
(2.13 lei)
     -44.81 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.79 €
(8.36 lei)
2.23 €
(10.43 lei)
     +24.70 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.16 €
(19.46 lei)
2.34 €
(10.94 lei)
     -43.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.15 €
(14.71 lei)
1.79 €
(8.37 lei)
     -43.10 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.17 €
(24.16 lei)
3.09 €
(14.46 lei)
     -40.16 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 €
(4.80 lei)
0.40 €
(1.87 lei)
     -61.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 €
(3.27 lei)
0.50 €
(2.34 lei)
     -28.34 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.00 €
(4.65 lei)
0.48 €
(2.26 lei)
     -51.37 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.19 €
(5.57 lei)
0.50 €
(2.33 lei)
     -58.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 €
(2.48 lei)
0.20 €
(0.91 lei)
     -63.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 €
(2.53 lei)
0.22 €
(1.01 lei)
     -60.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 €
(4.55 lei)
0.51 €
(2.36 lei)
     -48.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.44 €
(2.07 lei)
0.51 €
(2.36 lei)
     +13.97 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(23.36 lei)
4.28 €
(20.00 lei)
     -14.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.81 €
(3.78 lei)
0.67 €
(3.14 lei)
     -17.05 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.15 €
(5.38 lei)
1.01 €
(4.72 lei)
     -12.32 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.30 €
(29.44 lei)
3.64 €
(17.00 lei)
     -42.25 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(13.08 lei)
0.32 €
(1.50 lei)
     -88.53 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(378.47 lei)
12.84 €
(60.00 lei)
     -84.15 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(18.22 lei)
0.36 €
(1.69 lei)
     -90.73 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(15.04 lei)
0.58 €
(2.72 lei)
     -81.92 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(140.17 lei)
3.62 €
(16.90 lei)
     -87.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.09 €
(23.80 lei)
4.34 €
(20.27 lei)
     -14.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
(88,776.33 lei)
15,978.25 €
(74,657.41 lei)
     -15.90 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,541.50 €
(86,634.02 lei)
17,260.71 €
(80,649.62 lei)
     -6.91 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 230.01 €
(1,074.72 lei)
89.18 €
(416.70 lei)
     -61.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.42 lei)
0.12 €
(0.57 lei)
     +34.45 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.91 €
(144.42 lei)
8.13 €
(37.97 lei)
     -73.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.05 €
(117.05 lei)
35.67 €
(166.68 lei)
     +42.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.87 €
(78.81 lei)
12.84 €
(60.00 lei)
     -23.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.50 €
(49.06 lei)
5.99 €
(28.00 lei)
     -42.93 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 233.33 €
(1,090.24 lei)
296.89 €
(1,387.22 lei)
     +27.24 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,653.33 €
(54,449.48 lei)
7,241.77 €
(33,836.70 lei)
     -37.86 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.15 €
(351.13 lei)
57.11 €
(266.86 lei)
     -24.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.60 €
(147.66 lei)
30.54 €
(142.68 lei)
     -3.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.86 €
(405.86 lei)
67.19 €
(313.96 lei)
     -22.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 102.78 €
(480.22 lei)
78.54 €
(366.96 lei)
     -23.58 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 792.09 €
(3,700.99 lei)
346.37 €
(1,618.40 lei)
     -56.27 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 566.90 €
(2,648.81 lei)
238.23 €
(1,113.13 lei)
     -57.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,555.33 €
(7,267.20 lei)
616.46 €
(2,880.35 lei)
     -60.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,081.97 €
(5,055.43 lei)
410.20 €
(1,916.62 lei)
     -62.09 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 476.80 €
(2,227.81 lei)
143.42 €
(670.10 lei)
     -69.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 319.10 €
(1,490.97 lei)
90.75 €
(424.01 lei)
     -71.56 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,050.44 €
(9,580.54 lei)
578.71 €
(2,704.00 lei)
     -71.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.95 5.16      +164.71 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:490767
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR