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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Bucharest 

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Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 39.70% lower than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 45.95% lower than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 59.57% lower than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 31.36% lower than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 37.10% lower than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 45.54% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.25 €
(39.63 lei)
6.25 €
(30.00 lei)
     -24.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(192.14 lei)
29.15 €
(140.00 lei)
     -27.14 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(38.43 lei)
4.16 €
(20.00 lei)
     -47.95 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(16.81 lei)
1.67 €
(8.00 lei)
     -52.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.20 €
(15.37 lei)
2.08 €
(10.00 lei)
     -34.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 €
(13.16 lei)
1.87 €
(8.97 lei)
     -31.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 €
(9.65 lei)
1.37 €
(6.57 lei)
     -31.86 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 €
(8.31 lei)
1.18 €
(5.66 lei)
     -31.85 %
Markets Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.05 €
(14.64 lei)
3.84 €
(18.46 lei)
     +26.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.16 €
(5.56 lei)
0.52 €
(2.52 lei)
     -54.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.82 €
(3.95 lei)
0.51 €
(2.45 lei)
     -38.03 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.93 €
(9.27 lei)
2.05 €
(9.87 lei)
     +6.46 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.76 €
(18.06 lei)
2.42 €
(11.64 lei)
     -35.55 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.20 €
(15.37 lei)
2.03 €
(9.75 lei)
     -36.56 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.05 €
(24.26 lei)
3.05 €
(14.65 lei)
     -39.61 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 €
(4.77 lei)
0.41 €
(1.99 lei)
     -58.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 €
(3.10 lei)
0.55 €
(2.64 lei)
     -14.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.01 €
(4.84 lei)
0.49 €
(2.37 lei)
     -50.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.98 €
(4.73 lei)
0.56 €
(2.71 lei)
     -42.70 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.65 €
(3.14 lei)
0.32 €
(1.53 lei)
     -51.15 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.64 €
(3.08 lei)
0.34 €
(1.63 lei)
     -46.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.12 €
(5.40 lei)
0.61 €
(2.91 lei)
     -46.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.53 €
(2.53 lei)
0.52 €
(2.48 lei)
     -2.28 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(24.02 lei)
4.16 €
(20.00 lei)
     -16.73 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.89 €
(4.27 lei)
0.73 €
(3.52 lei)
     -17.60 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.34 €
(6.43 lei)
1.20 €
(5.78 lei)
     -10.07 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(30.74 lei)
3.96 €
(19.00 lei)
     -38.20 %
Transportation Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(13.45 lei)
0.27 €
(1.30 lei)
     -90.33 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(389.08 lei)
10.41 €
(50.00 lei)
     -87.15 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(18.73 lei)
0.41 €
(1.99 lei)
     -89.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(15.46 lei)
0.67 €
(3.20 lei)
     -79.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(144.10 lei)
4.11 €
(19.75 lei)
     -86.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.43 €
(26.10 lei)
4.50 €
(21.60 lei)
     -17.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,520.00 €
(93,763.01 lei)
16,654.76 €
(80,000.00 lei)
     -14.68 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,436.25 €
(98,164.16 lei)
18,945.41 €
(91,003.01 lei)
     -7.30 %
Utilities (Monthly) Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 231.24 €
(1,110.74 lei)
88.70 €
(426.08 lei)
     -61.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
(0.46 lei)
0.08 €
(0.40 lei)
     -12.41 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.54 €
(141.91 lei)
8.47 €
(40.66 lei)
     -71.35 %
Sports And Leisure Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.60 €
(127.76 lei)
37.35 €
(179.41 lei)
     +40.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.19 €
(92.19 lei)
13.48 €
(64.77 lei)
     -29.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(52.84 lei)
6.25 €
(30.00 lei)
     -43.22 %
Childcare Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 154.40 €
(741.65 lei)
327.78 €
(1,574.49 lei)
     +112.30 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,967.22 €
(28,663.15 lei)
6,454.36 €
(31,003.08 lei)
     +8.16 %
Clothing And Shoes Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.63 €
(392.12 lei)
59.72 €
(286.84 lei)
     -26.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.80 €
(157.57 lei)
30.72 €
(147.57 lei)
     -6.35 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.67 €
(397.08 lei)
64.90 €
(311.75 lei)
     -21.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.64 €
(502.63 lei)
73.12 €
(351.23 lei)
     -30.12 %
Rent Per Month Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 906.07 €
(4,352.23 lei)
408.22 €
(1,960.84 lei)
     -54.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 653.87 €
(3,140.83 lei)
271.72 €
(1,305.17 lei)
     -58.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,657.58 €
(7,962.05 lei)
668.89 €
(3,212.97 lei)
     -59.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,181.67 €
(5,676.06 lei)
446.67 €
(2,145.56 lei)
     -62.20 %
Buy Apartment Price Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 548.53 €
(2,634.83 lei)
165.20 €
(793.52 lei)
     -69.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 349.81 €
(1,680.30 lei)
101.52 €
(487.64 lei)
     -70.98 %
Salaries And Financing Berlin[ Edit ] Bucharest[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,299.31 €
(11,044.60 lei)
676.81 €
(3,251.03 lei)
     -70.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.83 6.36      +247.04 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
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