Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Tbilisi 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Tbilisi are 9.1% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Tbilisi are 3.3% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Tbilisi are 7.9% lower than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Tbilisi are 10.7% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Tbilisi are 20.5% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Tbilisi is 54.6% lower than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 руб
(23.14 GEL)
916.08 руб
(26.50 GEL)
     +14.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,900.00 руб
(112.82 GEL)
3,802.61 руб
(110.00 GEL)
     -2.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(11.57 GEL)
760.52 руб
(22.00 GEL)
     +90.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(8.68 GEL)
172.85 руб
(5.00 GEL)
     -42.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(8.68 GEL)
311.12 руб
(9.00 GEL)
     +3.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 231.19 руб
(6.69 GEL)
292.97 руб
(8.47 GEL)
     +26.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 92.60 руб
(2.68 GEL)
76.89 руб
(2.22 GEL)
     -17.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 52.79 руб
(1.53 GEL)
38.06 руб
(1.10 GEL)
     -27.9 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 322.57 руб
(9.33 GEL)
724.68 руб
(20.96 GEL)
     +124.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.94 руб
(1.47 GEL)
58.94 руб
(1.70 GEL)
     +15.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 55.41 руб
(1.60 GEL)
85.18 руб
(2.46 GEL)
     +53.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 146.65 руб
(4.24 GEL)
233.09 руб
(6.74 GEL)
     +58.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 379.17 руб
(10.97 GEL)
357.46 руб
(10.34 GEL)
     -5.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 184.83 руб
(5.35 GEL)
285.08 руб
(8.25 GEL)
     +54.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 358.04 руб
(10.36 GEL)
444.23 руб
(12.85 GEL)
     +24.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 54.19 руб
(1.57 GEL)
55.43 руб
(1.60 GEL)
     +2.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 55.68 руб
(1.61 GEL)
70.52 руб
(2.04 GEL)
     +26.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 73.20 руб
(2.12 GEL)
71.02 руб
(2.05 GEL)
     -3.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 109.20 руб
(3.16 GEL)
69.52 руб
(2.01 GEL)
     -36.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.27 руб
(0.56 GEL)
29.86 руб
(0.86 GEL)
     +55.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.41 руб
(0.56 GEL)
35.47 руб
(1.03 GEL)
     +82.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 101.96 руб
(2.95 GEL)
114.30 руб
(3.31 GEL)
     +12.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 52.61 руб
(1.52 GEL)
60.75 руб
(1.76 GEL)
     +15.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(17.36 GEL)
691.38 руб
(20.00 GEL)
     +15.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 73.92 руб
(2.14 GEL)
142.51 руб
(4.12 GEL)
     +92.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 159.79 руб
(4.62 GEL)
217.24 руб
(6.28 GEL)
     +36.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 220.00 руб
(6.36 GEL)
276.55 руб
(8.00 GEL)
     +25.7 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 56.00 руб
(1.62 GEL)
34.57 руб
(1.00 GEL)
     -38.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(78.97 GEL)
1,382.77 руб
(40.00 GEL)
     -49.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(5.79 GEL)
138.28 руб
(4.00 GEL)
     -30.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 72.42 руб
(2.09 GEL)
111.27 руб
(3.22 GEL)
     +53.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(15.62 GEL)
518.54 руб
(15.00 GEL)
     -4.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 209.73 руб
(6.07 GEL)
401.82 руб
(11.62 GEL)
     +91.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(86,782.48 GEL)
2,350,704.83 руб
(68,000.00 GEL)
     -21.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,927,720.32 руб
(84,691.61 GEL)
2,178,627.09 руб
(63,022.22 GEL)
     -25.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,134.14 руб
(293.16 GEL)
6,214.69 руб
(179.78 GEL)
     -38.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 572.47 руб
(16.56 GEL)
984.01 руб
(28.46 GEL)
     +71.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 525.14 руб
(15.19 GEL)
1,776.08 руб
(51.38 GEL)
     +238.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,122.14 руб
(90.32 GEL)
5,161.09 руб
(149.30 GEL)
     +65.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,361.11 руб
(68.30 GEL)
1,293.65 руб
(37.42 GEL)
     -45.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(14.46 GEL)
622.25 руб
(18.00 GEL)
     +24.4 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 42,002.49 руб
(1,215.03 GEL)
23,230.49 руб
(672.00 GEL)
     -44.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 991,790.58 руб
(28,690.02 GEL)
591,720.80 руб
(17,117.00 GEL)
     -40.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,923.25 руб
(229.20 GEL)
6,958.09 руб
(201.28 GEL)
     -12.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,866.67 руб
(111.85 GEL)
4,701.41 руб
(136.00 GEL)
     +21.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,219.30 руб
(295.62 GEL)
11,552.80 руб
(334.19 GEL)
     +13.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,425.53 руб
(272.66 GEL)
12,708.29 руб
(367.62 GEL)
     +34.8 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 74,246.75 руб
(2,147.77 GEL)
73,387.29 руб
(2,122.91 GEL)
     -1.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 44,398.77 руб
(1,284.35 GEL)
49,192.55 руб
(1,423.02 GEL)
     +10.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 161,901.96 руб
(4,683.42 GEL)
133,835.86 руб
(3,871.54 GEL)
     -17.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 86,814.81 руб
(2,511.34 GEL)
81,750.68 руб
(2,364.84 GEL)
     -5.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 46,057.00 руб
(1,332.31 GEL)
16,824.32 руб
(486.69 GEL)
     -63.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,061.75 руб
(753.90 GEL)
9,122.32 руб
(263.89 GEL)
     -65.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Tbilisi Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 106,624.05 руб
(3,084.37 GEL)
49,955.14 руб
(1,445.08 GEL)
     -53.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.38 11.46      -7.5 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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