Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 83.7% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 78.3% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Berlin are 67.9% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 73.6% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 88.5% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 57.8% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 руб
(8.96 €)
1,305.88 руб
(13.00 €)
     +45.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,600.00 руб
(35.84 €)
7,031.65 руб
(70.00 €)
     +95.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 450.00 руб
(4.48 €)
1,004.52 руб
(10.00 €)
     +123.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(2.99 €)
452.03 руб
(4.50 €)
     +50.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(2.99 €)
401.81 руб
(4.00 €)
     +33.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 235.63 руб
(2.35 €)
366.65 руб
(3.65 €)
     +55.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 98.62 руб
(0.98 €)
286.42 руб
(2.85 €)
     +190.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 54.25 руб
(0.54 €)
254.72 руб
(2.54 €)
     +369.5 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 326.26 руб
(3.25 €)
436.62 руб
(4.35 €)
     +33.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 53.20 руб
(0.53 €)
177.41 руб
(1.77 €)
     +233.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 57.38 руб
(0.57 €)
125.38 руб
(1.25 €)
     +118.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 159.28 руб
(1.59 €)
327.00 руб
(3.26 €)
     +105.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 381.04 руб
(3.79 €)
574.35 руб
(5.72 €)
     +50.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 195.92 руб
(1.95 €)
587.72 руб
(5.85 €)
     +200.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 390.19 руб
(3.88 €)
710.23 руб
(7.07 €)
     +82.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 56.89 руб
(0.57 €)
120.04 руб
(1.20 €)
     +111.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 61.70 руб
(0.61 €)
71.61 руб
(0.71 €)
     +16.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 71.86 руб
(0.72 €)
98.72 руб
(0.98 €)
     +37.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 137.30 руб
(1.37 €)
145.73 руб
(1.45 €)
     +6.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.60 руб
(0.18 €)
74.13 руб
(0.74 €)
     +321.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.46 руб
(0.18 €)
77.62 руб
(0.77 €)
     +320.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 107.06 руб
(1.07 €)
156.15 руб
(1.55 €)
     +45.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 54.76 руб
(0.55 €)
90.59 руб
(0.90 €)
     +65.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(5.97 €)
601.71 руб
(5.99 €)
     +0.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 78.32 руб
(0.78 €)
97.74 руб
(0.97 €)
     +24.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 164.98 руб
(1.64 €)
164.46 руб
(1.64 €)
     -0.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 230.00 руб
(2.29 €)
823.71 руб
(8.20 €)
     +258.1 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 60.00 руб
(0.60 €)
351.58 руб
(3.50 €)
     +486.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(27.18 €)
4,922.15 руб
(49.00 €)
     +80.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(1.99 €)
502.26 руб
(5.00 €)
     +151.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 руб
(0.64 €)
371.67 руб
(3.70 €)
     +477.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(5.38 €)
3,515.82 руб
(35.00 €)
     +551.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 211.83 руб
(2.11 €)
686.02 руб
(6.83 €)
     +223.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(29,864.99 €)
2,991,463.07 руб
(29,780.00 €)
     -0.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,007,692.31 руб
(29,941.56 €)
3,033,418.56 руб
(30,197.67 €)
     +0.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,697.38 руб
(106.49 €)
32,970.26 руб
(328.22 €)
     +208.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 551.77 руб
(5.49 €)
1,986.89 руб
(19.78 €)
     +260.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 536.50 руб
(5.34 €)
3,918.73 руб
(39.01 €)
     +630.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,951.75 руб
(29.38 €)
3,443.16 руб
(34.28 €)
     +16.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,341.58 руб
(23.31 €)
2,184.83 руб
(21.75 €)
     -6.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(4.98 €)
1,270.72 руб
(12.65 €)
     +154.1 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 43,816.09 руб
(436.19 €)
19,295.93 руб
(192.09 €)
     -56.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,056,106.46 руб
(10,513.53 €)
843,295.25 руб
(8,395.00 €)
     -20.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,297.87 руб
(82.61 €)
8,232.95 руб
(81.96 €)
     -0.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,009.49 руб
(39.91 €)
3,832.81 руб
(38.16 €)
     -4.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 9,614.29 руб
(95.71 €)
8,776.97 руб
(87.37 €)
     -8.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,437.45 руб
(93.95 €)
13,093.41 руб
(130.34 €)
     +38.7 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 78,378.38 руб
(780.26 €)
125,367.92 руб
(1,248.04 €)
     +60.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 47,354.05 руб
(471.41 €)
90,151.88 руб
(897.46 €)
     +90.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 163,218.18 руб
(1,624.84 €)
240,625.16 руб
(2,395.42 €)
     +47.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 88,097.08 руб
(877.01 €)
177,369.68 руб
(1,765.71 €)
     +101.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 46,150.36 руб
(459.43 €)
76,339.73 руб
(759.96 €)
     +65.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,287.64 руб
(261.69 €)
55,095.67 руб
(548.48 €)
     +109.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 111,725.89 руб
(1,112.23 €)
314,198.52 руб
(3,127.84 €)
     +181.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.10 3.95      -72.0 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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