Cost of Living Comparison Between Utrecht and Cluj-Napoca 

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Consumer Prices in Cluj-Napoca are 43.4% lower than in Utrecht (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cluj-Napoca are 50.1% lower than in Utrecht
Rent Prices in Cluj-Napoca are 65.0% lower than in Utrecht
Restaurant Prices in Cluj-Napoca are 50.0% lower than in Utrecht
Groceries Prices in Cluj-Napoca are 39.4% lower than in Utrecht
Local Purchasing Power in Cluj-Napoca is 44.5% lower than in Utrecht
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Restaurants
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 €
(88.10 lei)
7.15 €
(35.00 lei)
     -60.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 66.25 €
(324.25 lei)
38.82 €
(190.00 lei)
     -41.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.15 €
(44.78 lei)
5.11 €
(25.00 lei)
     -44.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 €
(26.92 lei)
2.04 €
(10.00 lei)
     -62.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(24.47 lei)
2.86 €
(14.00 lei)
     -42.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.40 €
(16.66 lei)
2.12 €
(10.40 lei)
     -37.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.89 €
(14.14 lei)
1.57 €
(7.70 lei)
     -45.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 €
(11.09 lei)
1.32 €
(6.44 lei)
     -41.9 %
Markets
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.94 €
(19.26 lei)
5.51 €
(26.97 lei)
     +40.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.71 €
(8.35 lei)
0.97 €
(4.75 lei)
     -43.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(3.95 lei)
0.67 €
(3.30 lei)
     -16.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.76 €
(13.52 lei)
2.61 €
(12.75 lei)
     -5.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.22 €
(25.55 lei)
3.58 €
(17.50 lei)
     -31.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.70 €
(18.10 lei)
2.50 €
(12.26 lei)
     -32.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.69 €
(57.21 lei)
4.38 €
(21.45 lei)
     -62.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.22 €
(5.97 lei)
0.45 €
(2.22 lei)
     -62.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 €
(3.15 lei)
0.59 €
(2.89 lei)
     -8.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.65 €
(3.20 lei)
0.61 €
(2.96 lei)
     -7.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 €
(5.92 lei)
0.88 €
(4.30 lei)
     -27.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 €
(2.77 lei)
0.30 €
(1.45 lei)
     -47.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.41 €
(2.02 lei)
0.31 €
(1.52 lei)
     -24.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.85 €
(4.14 lei)
0.76 €
(3.70 lei)
     -10.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 €
(4.51 lei)
0.64 €
(3.14 lei)
     -30.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.99 €
(29.32 lei)
6.13 €
(30.00 lei)
     +2.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.19 €
(5.83 lei)
0.87 €
(4.27 lei)
     -26.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 €
(10.46 lei)
1.39 €
(6.82 lei)
     -34.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 €
(40.13 lei)
4.80 €
(23.50 lei)
     -41.4 %
Transportation
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(13.70 lei)
0.61 €
(3.00 lei)
     -78.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 €
(440.49 lei)
19.41 €
(95.00 lei)
     -78.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 €
(31.81 lei)
0.61 €
(3.00 lei)
     -90.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.93 €
(19.22 lei)
1.02 €
(4.97 lei)
     -74.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 €
(176.20 lei)
6.13 €
(30.00 lei)
     -83.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.88 €
(38.55 lei)
6.12 €
(29.94 lei)
     -22.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,960.00 €
(136,845.07 lei)
18,899.47 €
(92,500.00 lei)
     -32.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,490.00 €
(154,122.01 lei)
22,707.23 €
(111,136.36 lei)
     -27.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 252.88 €
(1,237.70 lei)
148.50 €
(726.82 lei)
     -41.3 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 €
(0.78 lei)
0.09 €
(0.44 lei)
     -43.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.98 €
(210.35 lei)
8.11 €
(39.69 lei)
     -81.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.46 €
(198.03 lei)
35.37 €
(173.12 lei)
     -12.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.60 €
(100.82 lei)
18.23 €
(89.21 lei)
     -11.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.70 €
(62.16 lei)
6.13 €
(30.00 lei)
     -51.7 %
Childcare
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,875.00 €
(9,176.84 lei)
412.60 €
(2,019.38 lei)
     -78.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,290.00 €
(35,679.56 lei)
9,917.98 €
(48,541.75 lei)
     +36.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.72 €
(488.07 lei)
68.54 €
(335.44 lei)
     -31.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.62 €
(223.30 lei)
36.93 €
(180.74 lei)
     -19.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.44 €
(388.83 lei)
76.56 €
(374.71 lei)
     -3.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 110.90 €
(542.78 lei)
82.85 €
(405.52 lei)
     -25.3 %
Rent Per Month
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,314.21 €
(6,432.16 lei)
441.85 €
(2,162.55 lei)
     -66.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,013.24 €
(4,959.09 lei)
307.28 €
(1,503.90 lei)
     -69.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,962.67 €
(9,605.91 lei)
805.19 €
(3,940.87 lei)
     -59.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,652.50 €
(8,087.86 lei)
527.78 €
(2,583.12 lei)
     -68.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 551.06 €
(2,697.07 lei)
278.27 €
(1,361.96 lei)
     -49.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 383.22 €
(1,875.61 lei)
201.68 €
(987.07 lei)
     -47.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Utrecht Edit Cluj-Napoca Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,148.06 €
(15,407.61 lei)
871.50 €
(4,265.37 lei)
     -72.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.34 6.16      +84.2 %
Last update: January 2023February 2023
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