Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 63.8% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 95.1% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in London are 156.3% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in London are 60.2% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in London are 50.2% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in London is 54.5% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 руб
(9.24 £)
1,298.76 руб
(15.00 £)
     +62.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,900.00 руб
(45.04 £)
6,060.90 руб
(70.00 £)
     +55.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(4.62 £)
606.09 руб
(7.00 £)
     +51.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 250.00 руб
(2.89 £)
519.51 руб
(6.00 £)
     +107.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 250.00 руб
(2.89 £)
432.92 руб
(5.00 £)
     +73.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 207.23 руб
(2.39 £)
293.39 руб
(3.39 £)
     +41.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 80.42 руб
(0.93 £)
153.73 руб
(1.78 £)
     +91.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 44.27 руб
(0.51 £)
118.55 руб
(1.37 £)
     +167.8 %
Markets
Moscow Edit London Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 335.77 руб
(3.88 £)
376.50 руб
(4.35 £)
     +12.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 47.62 руб
(0.55 £)
86.05 руб
(0.99 £)
     +80.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 53.32 руб
(0.62 £)
71.40 руб
(0.82 £)
     +33.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 115.89 руб
(1.34 £)
222.43 руб
(2.57 £)
     +91.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 374.13 руб
(4.32 £)
254.17 руб
(2.94 £)
     -32.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 161.40 руб
(1.86 £)
266.23 руб
(3.07 £)
     +64.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 320.80 руб
(3.71 £)
405.90 руб
(4.69 £)
     +26.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 46.58 руб
(0.54 £)
82.30 руб
(0.95 £)
     +76.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 37.92 руб
(0.44 £)
50.50 руб
(0.58 £)
     +33.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 57.95 руб
(0.67 £)
77.13 руб
(0.89 £)
     +33.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 94.21 руб
(1.09 £)
97.14 руб
(1.12 £)
     +3.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 22.02 руб
(0.25 £)
42.47 руб
(0.49 £)
     +92.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 19.60 руб
(0.23 £)
45.00 руб
(0.52 £)
     +129.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 91.74 руб
(1.06 £)
74.95 руб
(0.87 £)
     -18.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 52.60 руб
(0.61 £)
99.33 руб
(1.15 £)
     +88.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 руб
(8.08 £)
779.26 руб
(9.00 £)
     +11.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 72.62 руб
(0.84 £)
174.46 руб
(2.01 £)
     +140.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 152.35 руб
(1.76 £)
206.57 руб
(2.39 £)
     +35.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 200.00 руб
(2.31 £)
1,125.59 руб
(13.00 £)
     +462.8 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit London Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 51.00 руб
(0.59 £)
225.12 руб
(2.60 £)
     +341.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,400.00 руб
(27.72 £)
13,117.51 руб
(151.50 £)
     +446.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 160.00 руб
(1.85 £)
346.34 руб
(4.00 £)
     +116.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб
(0.28 £)
236.88 руб
(2.74 £)
     +881.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(6.24 £)
2,493.63 руб
(28.80 £)
     +361.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 200.09 руб
(2.31 £)
582.55 руб
(6.73 £)
     +191.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,200,000.00 руб
(25,408.79 £)
2,164,605.52 руб
(25,000.00 £)
     -1.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,417,722.07 руб
(27,923.36 £)
2,120,036.29 руб
(24,485.25 £)
     -12.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit London Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 9,554.58 руб
(110.35 £)
23,236.68 руб
(268.37 £)
     +143.2 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.51 руб
(0.03 £)
10.19 руб
(0.12 £)
     +305.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 521.82 руб
(6.03 £)
2,542.94 руб
(29.37 £)
     +387.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit London Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,180.26 руб
(36.73 £)
3,776.50 руб
(43.62 £)
     +18.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,008.56 руб
(23.20 £)
992.61 руб
(11.46 £)
     -50.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(5.77 £)
1,039.01 руб
(12.00 £)
     +107.8 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit London Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 38,361.70 руб
(443.06 £)
132,242.97 руб
(1,527.33 £)
     +244.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 719,482.19 руб
(8,309.62 £)
1,560,877.36 руб
(18,027.27 £)
     +116.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,397.92 руб
(85.44 £)
6,544.32 руб
(75.58 £)
     -11.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,822.06 руб
(44.14 £)
2,952.50 руб
(34.10 £)
     -22.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,509.41 руб
(98.28 £)
6,588.89 руб
(76.10 £)
     -22.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,548.15 руб
(110.28 £)
8,150.82 руб
(94.14 £)
     -14.6 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit London Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 70,263.16 руб
(811.50 £)
174,008.97 руб
(2,009.71 £)
     +147.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 39,275.36 руб
(453.61 £)
123,957.12 руб
(1,431.64 £)
     +215.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 135,666.67 руб
(1,566.88 £)
306,119.36 руб
(3,535.51 £)
     +125.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 72,530.00 руб
(837.68 £)
210,792.17 руб
(2,434.53 £)
     +190.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit London Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 47,684.88 руб
(550.73 £)
96,729.24 руб
(1,117.17 £)
     +102.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 24,911.19 руб
(287.71 £)
59,121.97 руб
(682.83 £)
     +137.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 88,280.89 руб
(1,019.60 £)
265,959.29 руб
(3,071.68 £)
     +201.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.73 3.49      -64.1 %
Last update: January 2023January 2023
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