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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bucharest and Madrid 

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Consumer Prices in Madrid are 48.67% higher than in Bucharest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Madrid are 71.52% higher than in Bucharest
Rent Prices in Madrid are 147.02% higher than in Bucharest
Restaurant Prices in Madrid are 55.02% higher than in Bucharest
Groceries Prices in Madrid are 45.09% higher than in Bucharest
Local Purchasing Power in Madrid is 41.74% higher than in Bucharest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 lei
(6.28 €)
52.57 lei
(11.00 €)
     +75.22 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 lei
(27.20 €)
191.15 lei
(40.00 €)
     +47.04 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 20.00 lei
(4.19 €)
38.23 lei
(8.00 €)
     +91.15 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 lei
(1.67 €)
14.34 lei
(3.00 €)
     +79.20 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 lei
(2.09 €)
14.34 lei
(3.00 €)
     +43.36 %
Cappuccino (regular) 8.97 lei
(1.88 €)
8.55 lei
(1.79 €)
     -4.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.58 lei
(1.38 €)
8.26 lei
(1.73 €)
     +25.53 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 5.84 lei
(1.22 €)
6.41 lei
(1.34 €)
     +9.76 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 18.26 lei
(3.82 €)
15.28 lei
(3.20 €)
     -16.30 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.54 lei
(0.53 €)
4.80 lei
(1.00 €)
     +89.08 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.38 lei
(0.50 €)
2.21 lei
(0.46 €)
     -7.07 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 9.94 lei
(2.08 €)
7.94 lei
(1.66 €)
     -20.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.40 lei
(2.39 €)
22.07 lei
(4.62 €)
     +93.52 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 9.70 lei
(2.03 €)
13.85 lei
(2.90 €)
     +42.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.79 lei
(3.10 €)
23.09 lei
(4.83 €)
     +56.10 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.89 lei
(0.40 €)
3.83 lei
(0.80 €)
     +102.57 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.54 lei
(0.53 €)
3.63 lei
(0.76 €)
     +42.86 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.24 lei
(0.47 €)
3.23 lei
(0.68 €)
     +43.97 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.65 lei
(0.55 €)
3.91 lei
(0.82 €)
     +47.48 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.46 lei
(0.31 €)
2.16 lei
(0.45 €)
     +47.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.50 lei
(0.31 €)
2.33 lei
(0.49 €)
     +55.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.85 lei
(0.60 €)
4.59 lei
(0.96 €)
     +61.12 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.46 lei
(0.52 €)
3.20 lei
(0.67 €)
     +29.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 21.00 lei
(4.39 €)
28.67 lei
(6.00 €)
     +36.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.45 lei
(0.72 €)
4.60 lei
(0.96 €)
     +33.34 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.14 lei
(1.28 €)
7.28 lei
(1.52 €)
     +18.64 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18.50 lei
(3.87 €)
23.89 lei
(5.00 €)
     +29.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.30 lei
(0.27 €)
7.17 lei
(1.50 €)
     +451.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 lei
(10.46 €)
260.91 lei
(54.60 €)
     +421.83 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.99 lei
(0.42 €)
14.34 lei
(3.00 €)
     +620.40 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.06 lei
(0.64 €)
8.46 lei
(1.77 €)
     +176.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.50 lei
(3.87 €)
108.71 lei
(22.75 €)
     +487.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 21.87 lei
(4.58 €)
24.14 lei
(5.05 €)
     +10.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 78,000.00 lei
(16,322.63 €)
95,572.81 lei
(20,000.00 €)
     +22.53 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 87,084.60 lei
(18,223.72 €)
100,058.50 lei
(20,938.70 €)
     +14.90 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 421.24 lei
(88.15 €)
585.99 lei
(122.63 €)
     +39.11 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.38 lei
(0.08 €)
0.85 lei
(0.18 €)
     +124.30 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 39.79 lei
(8.33 €)
199.17 lei
(41.68 €)
     +400.50 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 172.53 lei
(36.10 €)
172.10 lei
(36.01 €)
     -0.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 62.17 lei
(13.01 €)
54.16 lei
(11.33 €)
     -12.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 lei
(6.28 €)
43.01 lei
(9.00 €)
     +43.36 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,527.63 lei
(319.68 €)
2,164.33 lei
(452.92 €)
     +41.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,889.59 lei
(6,464.10 €)
35,823.08 lei
(7,496.50 €)
     +15.97 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 282.71 lei
(59.16 €)
340.74 lei
(71.30 €)
     +20.53 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 145.34 lei
(30.41 €)
130.35 lei
(27.28 €)
     -10.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 314.12 lei
(65.73 €)
344.59 lei
(72.11 €)
     +9.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 360.43 lei
(75.42 €)
420.17 lei
(87.93 €)
     +16.58 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,875.18 lei
(392.41 €)
4,373.18 lei
(915.15 €)
     +133.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,274.63 lei
(266.74 €)
3,287.86 lei
(688.03 €)
     +157.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,102.70 lei
(649.29 €)
7,729.26 lei
(1,617.46 €)
     +149.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,092.77 lei
(437.94 €)
5,224.59 lei
(1,093.32 €)
     +149.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 786.21 lei
(164.52 €)
2,285.34 lei
(478.24 €)
     +190.68 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 482.37 lei
(100.94 €)
1,293.25 lei
(270.63 €)
     +168.10 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,129.77 lei
(654.95 €)
7,608.70 lei
(1,592.23 €)
     +143.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.45 2.18      -66.30 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
Contributors:595388
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: RON