Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Athens 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Athens are 52.5% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 27.8% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Athens are 19.5% lower than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 60.7% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Athens are 55.7% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 30.0% lower than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Athens Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 руб
(9.00 €)
1,500.78 руб
(15.00 €)
     +66.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,650.00 руб
(36.48 €)
5,502.85 руб
(55.00 €)
     +50.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 450.00 руб
(4.50 €)
900.47 руб
(9.00 €)
     +100.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(3.00 €)
500.26 руб
(5.00 €)
     +66.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(3.00 €)
500.26 руб
(5.00 €)
     +66.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 236.12 руб
(2.36 €)
341.29 руб
(3.41 €)
     +44.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 99.13 руб
(0.99 €)
196.57 руб
(1.96 €)
     +98.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 54.55 руб
(0.55 €)
50.03 руб
(0.50 €)
     -8.3 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 326.21 руб
(3.26 €)
592.62 руб
(5.92 €)
     +81.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 53.32 руб
(0.53 €)
110.86 руб
(1.11 €)
     +107.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 57.38 руб
(0.57 €)
114.86 руб
(1.15 €)
     +100.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 159.27 руб
(1.59 €)
420.75 руб
(4.21 €)
     +164.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 381.04 руб
(3.81 €)
580.01 руб
(5.80 €)
     +52.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 195.91 руб
(1.96 €)
458.24 руб
(4.58 €)
     +133.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 390.16 руб
(3.90 €)
583.59 руб
(5.83 €)
     +49.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 56.89 руб
(0.57 €)
80.37 руб
(0.80 €)
     +41.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 61.70 руб
(0.62 €)
82.83 руб
(0.83 €)
     +34.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 71.85 руб
(0.72 €)
56.34 руб
(0.56 €)
     -21.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 137.28 руб
(1.37 €)
90.00 руб
(0.90 €)
     -34.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.60 руб
(0.18 €)
53.64 руб
(0.54 €)
     +204.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.46 руб
(0.18 €)
55.04 руб
(0.55 €)
     +198.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 107.06 руб
(1.07 €)
94.05 руб
(0.94 €)
     -12.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 54.75 руб
(0.55 €)
88.54 руб
(0.88 €)
     +61.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(6.00 €)
800.41 руб
(8.00 €)
     +33.4 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 78.32 руб
(0.78 €)
159.65 руб
(1.60 €)
     +103.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 164.96 руб
(1.65 €)
218.92 руб
(2.19 €)
     +32.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 230.00 руб
(2.30 €)
460.24 руб
(4.60 €)
     +100.1 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 60.00 руб
(0.60 €)
120.06 руб
(1.20 €)
     +100.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(27.29 €)
3,001.55 руб
(30.00 €)
     +9.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(2.00 €)
400.21 руб
(4.00 €)
     +100.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 руб
(0.64 €)
144.92 руб
(1.45 €)
     +125.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(5.40 €)
1,500.78 руб
(15.00 €)
     +177.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 211.82 руб
(2.12 €)
705.99 руб
(7.06 €)
     +233.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(29,984.47 €)
2,520,054.94 руб
(25,187.50 €)
     -16.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,007,692.31 руб
(30,061.35 €)
2,407,363.82 руб
(24,061.17 €)
     -20.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,661.26 руб
(106.56 €)
20,224.44 руб
(202.14 €)
     +89.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 552.82 руб
(5.53 €)
2,531.68 руб
(25.30 €)
     +358.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 534.54 руб
(5.34 €)
3,014.70 руб
(30.13 €)
     +464.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,951.75 руб
(29.50 €)
4,221.13 руб
(42.19 €)
     +43.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,341.58 руб
(23.40 €)
2,357.47 руб
(23.56 €)
     +0.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(5.00 €)
900.47 руб
(9.00 €)
     +80.1 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 43,816.09 руб
(437.93 €)
44,275.80 руб
(442.53 €)
     +1.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,056,106.46 руб
(10,555.60 €)
967,688.59 руб
(9,671.88 €)
     -8.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,296.98 руб
(82.93 €)
8,199.37 руб
(81.95 €)
     -1.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,009.12 руб
(40.07 €)
3,188.32 руб
(31.87 €)
     -20.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 9,614.29 руб
(96.09 €)
8,902.79 руб
(88.98 €)
     -7.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,436.70 руб
(94.32 €)
10,766.10 руб
(107.61 €)
     +14.1 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 78,378.38 руб
(783.38 €)
57,160.75 руб
(571.31 €)
     -27.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 47,350.97 руб
(473.26 €)
48,818.38 руб
(487.93 €)
     +3.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 163,218.18 руб
(1,631.34 €)
106,800.76 руб
(1,067.45 €)
     -34.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 88,088.23 руб
(880.43 €)
92,220.48 руб
(921.73 €)
     +4.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 45,855.34 руб
(458.32 €)
27,179.24 руб
(271.65 €)
     -40.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,210.97 руб
(261.97 €)
25,796.06 руб
(257.83 €)
     -1.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Athens Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 111,465.75 руб
(1,114.08 €)
99,725.78 руб
(996.74 €)
     -10.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.06 4.51      -67.9 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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