Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Zurich 

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Consumer Prices in Zurich are 201.07% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Zurich are 180.23% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Zurich are 144.74% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Zurich are 201.93% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Zurich are 287.48% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Zurich is 155.85% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 700.00 руб
(8.68 Fr.)
2,015.51 руб
(25.00 Fr.)
     +187.93 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,000.00 руб
(37.21 Fr.)
9,674.44 руб
(120.00 Fr.)
     +222.48 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 350.00 руб
(4.34 Fr.)
1,209.30 руб
(15.00 Fr.)
     +245.52 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 250.00 руб
(3.10 Fr.)
584.50 руб
(7.25 Fr.)
     +133.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 210.00 руб
(2.60 Fr.)
564.34 руб
(7.00 Fr.)
     +168.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 186.76 руб
(2.32 Fr.)
400.08 руб
(4.96 Fr.)
     +114.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 64.68 руб
(0.80 Fr.)
353.31 руб
(4.38 Fr.)
     +446.28 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 44.92 руб
(0.56 Fr.)
336.38 руб
(4.17 Fr.)
     +648.79 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 288.26 руб
(3.58 Fr.)
504.01 руб
(6.25 Fr.)
     +74.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 43.02 руб
(0.53 Fr.)
193.13 руб
(2.40 Fr.)
     +348.94 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 43.54 руб
(0.54 Fr.)
101.58 руб
(1.26 Fr.)
     +133.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 106.34 руб
(1.32 Fr.)
527.21 руб
(6.54 Fr.)
     +395.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 302.37 руб
(3.75 Fr.)
925.92 руб
(11.48 Fr.)
     +206.22 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 139.03 руб
(1.72 Fr.)
1,038.30 руб
(12.88 Fr.)
     +646.82 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 277.32 руб
(3.44 Fr.)
1,794.07 руб
(22.25 Fr.)
     +546.93 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.21 руб
(0.60 Fr.)
141.60 руб
(1.76 Fr.)
     +193.73 %
Banana (1 lb) 33.28 руб
(0.41 Fr.)
101.76 руб
(1.26 Fr.)
     +205.83 %
Oranges (1 lb) 51.43 руб
(0.64 Fr.)
111.61 руб
(1.38 Fr.)
     +117.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 83.25 руб
(1.03 Fr.)
153.13 руб
(1.90 Fr.)
     +83.95 %
Potato (1 lb) 21.94 руб
(0.27 Fr.)
78.88 руб
(0.98 Fr.)
     +259.49 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.36 руб
(0.23 Fr.)
78.12 руб
(0.97 Fr.)
     +325.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 94.81 руб
(1.18 Fr.)
187.18 руб
(2.32 Fr.)
     +97.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 43.64 руб
(0.54 Fr.)
96.74 руб
(1.20 Fr.)
     +121.70 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(7.44 Fr.)
1,209.30 руб
(15.00 Fr.)
     +101.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 65.41 руб
(0.81 Fr.)
150.11 руб
(1.86 Fr.)
     +129.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 124.59 руб
(1.55 Fr.)
180.48 руб
(2.24 Fr.)
     +44.86 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 180.00 руб
(2.23 Fr.)
709.46 руб
(8.80 Fr.)
     +294.14 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 руб
(0.62 Fr.)
322.48 руб
(4.00 Fr.)
     +544.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,270.00 руб
(28.16 Fr.)
6,852.73 руб
(85.00 Fr.)
     +201.88 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 150.00 руб
(1.86 Fr.)
483.72 руб
(6.00 Fr.)
     +222.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб
(0.30 Fr.)
493.03 руб
(6.12 Fr.)
     +1,942.38 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 600.00 руб
(7.44 Fr.)
5,562.80 руб
(69.00 Fr.)
     +827.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 189.02 руб
(2.34 Fr.)
492.87 руб
(6.11 Fr.)
     +160.75 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,000,000.00 руб
(24,807.65 Fr.)
2,257,368.55 руб
(28,000.00 Fr.)
     +12.87 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,737,471.49 руб
(21,551.29 Fr.)
2,216,050.65 руб
(27,487.50 Fr.)
     +27.54 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 8,590.91 руб
(106.56 Fr.)
17,162.89 руб
(212.89 Fr.)
     +99.78 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.97 руб
(0.02 Fr.)
22.57 руб
(0.28 Fr.)
     +1,043.57 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 496.51 руб
(6.16 Fr.)
4,257.76 руб
(52.81 Fr.)
     +757.53 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,313.12 руб
(41.10 Fr.)
7,052.11 руб
(87.47 Fr.)
     +112.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,156.25 руб
(26.75 Fr.)
2,717.38 руб
(33.71 Fr.)
     +26.02 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 450.00 руб
(5.58 Fr.)
1,612.41 руб
(20.00 Fr.)
     +258.31 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 40,428.57 руб
(501.47 Fr.)
214,169.59 руб
(2,656.52 Fr.)
     +429.75 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 772,815.18 руб
(9,585.86 Fr.)
2,417,368.85 руб
(29,984.62 Fr.)
     +212.80 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,592.05 руб
(81.77 Fr.)
8,007.06 руб
(99.32 Fr.)
     +21.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,354.84 руб
(41.61 Fr.)
3,888.07 руб
(48.23 Fr.)
     +15.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 6,591.46 руб
(81.76 Fr.)
8,858.56 руб
(109.88 Fr.)
     +34.39 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 8,253.73 руб
(102.38 Fr.)
14,235.24 руб
(176.57 Fr.)
     +72.47 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 67,903.23 руб
(842.26 Fr.)
161,751.21 руб
(2,006.33 Fr.)
     +138.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 39,790.12 руб
(493.55 Fr.)
116,437.06 руб
(1,444.26 Fr.)
     +192.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 143,662.30 руб
(1,781.96 Fr.)
305,801.16 руб
(3,793.10 Fr.)
     +112.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 74,096.59 руб
(919.08 Fr.)
212,531.81 руб
(2,636.21 Fr.)
     +186.83 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 44,516.72 руб
(552.18 Fr.)
99,773.42 руб
(1,237.57 Fr.)
     +124.13 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 21,464.04 руб
(266.24 Fr.)
69,227.56 руб
(858.69 Fr.)
     +222.53 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Zurich Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 79,970.29 руб
(991.94 Fr.)
573,370.02 руб
(7,111.98 Fr.)
     +616.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.50 1.19      -85.95 %
Last update: December 2021December 2021
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