Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 85.9% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 82.3% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Berlin are 75.4% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 67.9% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 97.8% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 62.4% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 руб
(8.00 €)
1,300.70 руб
(13.00 €)
     +62.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,900.00 руб
(38.98 €)
6,003.22 руб
(60.00 €)
     +53.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(4.00 €)
1,000.54 руб
(10.00 €)
     +150.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(3.00 €)
450.24 руб
(4.50 €)
     +50.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(3.00 €)
400.21 руб
(4.00 €)
     +33.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 231.19 руб
(2.31 €)
359.73 руб
(3.60 €)
     +55.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 92.60 руб
(0.93 €)
288.91 руб
(2.89 €)
     +212.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 52.79 руб
(0.53 €)
260.29 руб
(2.60 €)
     +393.0 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 323.49 руб
(3.23 €)
451.67 руб
(4.51 €)
     +39.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.72 руб
(0.51 €)
182.03 руб
(1.82 €)
     +258.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 54.90 руб
(0.55 €)
129.29 руб
(1.29 €)
     +135.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 145.94 руб
(1.46 €)
333.23 руб
(3.33 €)
     +128.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 378.44 руб
(3.78 €)
589.12 руб
(5.89 €)
     +55.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 184.32 руб
(1.84 €)
572.65 руб
(5.72 €)
     +210.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 358.04 руб
(3.58 €)
655.84 руб
(6.55 €)
     +83.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 53.82 руб
(0.54 €)
118.70 руб
(1.19 €)
     +120.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 55.53 руб
(0.56 €)
74.32 руб
(0.74 €)
     +33.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 72.93 руб
(0.73 €)
103.91 руб
(1.04 €)
     +42.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 108.56 руб
(1.08 €)
132.57 руб
(1.32 €)
     +22.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 19.32 руб
(0.19 €)
79.92 руб
(0.80 €)
     +313.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.46 руб
(0.19 €)
83.57 руб
(0.84 €)
     +329.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 102.15 руб
(1.02 €)
140.76 руб
(1.41 €)
     +37.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 52.59 руб
(0.53 €)
81.90 руб
(0.82 €)
     +55.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(6.00 €)
599.32 руб
(5.99 €)
     -0.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 73.84 руб
(0.74 €)
102.45 руб
(1.02 €)
     +38.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 160.78 руб
(1.61 €)
175.16 руб
(1.75 €)
     +8.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 220.00 руб
(2.20 €)
820.44 руб
(8.20 €)
     +272.9 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 56.00 руб
(0.56 €)
320.17 руб
(3.20 €)
     +471.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(27.29 €)
5,001.69 руб
(49.99 €)
     +83.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(2.00 €)
500.27 руб
(5.00 €)
     +150.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 72.42 руб
(0.72 €)
370.27 руб
(3.70 €)
     +411.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(5.40 €)
3,501.88 руб
(35.00 €)
     +548.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 209.73 руб
(2.10 €)
682.43 руб
(6.82 €)
     +225.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(29,983.89 €)
2,979,600.24 руб
(29,780.00 €)
     -0.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,927,720.32 руб
(29,261.48 €)
3,043,634.63 руб
(30,420.00 €)
     +4.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,150.49 руб
(101.45 €)
33,554.26 руб
(335.36 €)
     +230.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 573.31 руб
(5.73 €)
1,915.88 руб
(19.15 €)
     +234.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 524.78 руб
(5.25 €)
4,068.38 руб
(40.66 €)
     +675.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,124.07 руб
(31.22 €)
3,622.25 руб
(36.20 €)
     +15.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,361.11 руб
(23.60 €)
2,137.99 руб
(21.37 €)
     -9.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(5.00 €)
1,200.64 руб
(12.00 €)
     +140.1 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 42,002.49 руб
(419.80 €)
20,989.05 руб
(209.78 €)
     -50.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 991,790.58 руб
(9,912.58 €)
878,249.45 руб
(8,777.78 €)
     -11.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,923.25 руб
(79.19 €)
8,117.10 руб
(81.13 €)
     +2.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,845.83 руб
(38.44 €)
3,678.86 руб
(36.77 €)
     -4.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,276.79 руб
(102.71 €)
8,533.13 руб
(85.29 €)
     -17.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,574.47 руб
(95.69 €)
12,829.47 руб
(128.23 €)
     +34.0 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 74,246.75 руб
(742.07 €)
130,924.16 руб
(1,308.54 €)
     +76.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 44,398.77 руб
(443.75 €)
93,440.88 руб
(933.91 €)
     +110.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 163,750.00 руб
(1,636.62 €)
245,244.53 руб
(2,451.13 €)
     +49.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 86,226.42 руб
(861.80 €)
176,904.53 руб
(1,768.10 €)
     +105.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 46,057.00 руб
(460.32 €)
77,223.24 руб
(771.82 €)
     +67.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,061.75 руб
(260.48 €)
55,693.85 руб
(556.64 €)
     +113.7 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Berlin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 106,624.05 руб
(1,065.67 €)
315,618.92 руб
(3,154.49 €)
     +196.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.38 4.00      -67.7 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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