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Cost of Living Comparison Between Madrid and Bucharest 

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Consumer Prices in Bucharest are 33.52% lower than in Madrid
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bucharest are 42.42% lower than in Madrid
Rent Prices in Bucharest are 59.97% lower than in Madrid
Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 36.97% lower than in Madrid
Groceries Prices in Bucharest are 31.59% lower than in Madrid
Local Purchasing Power in Bucharest is 32.45% lower than in Madrid
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  MadridBucharestDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 €
(52.35 lei)
6.30 €
(30.00 lei)
     -42.69 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(190.36 lei)
25.22 €
(120.00 lei)
     -36.96 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 €
(35.69 lei)
4.20 €
(20.00 lei)
     -43.97 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(14.28 lei)
1.68 €
(8.00 lei)
     -43.97 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(16.66 lei)
2.10 €
(10.00 lei)
     -39.96 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.77 €
(8.43 lei)
1.88 €
(8.93 lei)
     +5.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.85 €
(8.80 lei)
1.37 €
(6.53 lei)
     -25.81 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 €
(6.57 lei)
1.23 €
(5.85 lei)
     -10.86 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.20 €
(15.21 lei)
3.82 €
(18.17 lei)
     +19.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.95 €
(4.53 lei)
0.51 €
(2.41 lei)
     -46.78 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.45 €
(2.13 lei)
0.49 €
(2.31 lei)
     +8.39 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.62 €
(7.70 lei)
2.06 €
(9.78 lei)
     +27.10 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.75 €
(22.61 lei)
2.42 €
(11.51 lei)
     -49.11 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.90 €
(13.79 lei)
2.05 €
(9.74 lei)
     -29.41 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.95 €
(23.58 lei)
3.08 €
(14.66 lei)
     -37.83 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.80 €
(3.80 lei)
0.39 €
(1.86 lei)
     -51.13 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 €
(3.41 lei)
0.52 €
(2.47 lei)
     -27.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.67 €
(3.19 lei)
0.46 €
(2.20 lei)
     -30.98 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.77 €
(3.67 lei)
0.55 €
(2.61 lei)
     -29.01 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.47 €
(2.25 lei)
0.29 €
(1.40 lei)
     -37.70 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 €
(2.26 lei)
0.29 €
(1.40 lei)
     -38.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.99 €
(4.71 lei)
0.58 €
(2.75 lei)
     -41.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.62 €
(2.96 lei)
0.52 €
(2.46 lei)
     -16.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 €
(28.55 lei)
4.20 €
(20.00 lei)
     -29.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.89 €
(4.24 lei)
0.73 €
(3.47 lei)
     -18.05 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.51 €
(7.17 lei)
1.29 €
(6.12 lei)
     -14.72 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 €
(23.80 lei)
3.83 €
(18.25 lei)
     -23.30 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(7.14 lei)
0.27 €
(1.30 lei)
     -81.79 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.60 €
(259.84 lei)
10.51 €
(50.00 lei)
     -80.76 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 €
(14.28 lei)
0.40 €
(1.90 lei)
     -86.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.73 €
(8.23 lei)
0.64 €
(3.06 lei)
     -62.86 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.00 €
(104.70 lei)
3.78 €
(18.00 lei)
     -82.81 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.04 €
(23.97 lei)
4.62 €
(21.96 lei)
     -8.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 €
(95,180.31 lei)
15,969.69 €
(76,000.00 lei)
     -20.15 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,803.60 €
(99,004.66 lei)
18,038.02 €
(85,843.24 lei)
     -13.29 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 127.70 €
(607.74 lei)
90.46 €
(430.52 lei)
     -29.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 €
(0.82 lei)
0.07 €
(0.36 lei)
     -56.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.61 €
(198.03 lei)
8.12 €
(38.64 lei)
     -80.49 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.89 €
(170.80 lei)
35.51 €
(169.01 lei)
     -1.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.48 €
(54.63 lei)
12.81 €
(60.96 lei)
     +11.61 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 €
(42.83 lei)
6.30 €
(30.00 lei)
     -29.96 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 452.92 €
(2,155.44 lei)
327.77 €
(1,559.86 lei)
     -27.63 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,191.90 €
(34,226.39 lei)
6,660.41 €
(31,697.00 lei)
     -7.39 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 70.88 €
(337.33 lei)
58.92 €
(280.39 lei)
     -16.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.29 €
(129.85 lei)
29.62 €
(140.97 lei)
     +8.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.21 €
(348.41 lei)
64.97 €
(309.18 lei)
     -11.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 89.88 €
(427.74 lei)
74.67 €
(355.37 lei)
     -16.92 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 913.04 €
(4,345.19 lei)
391.31 €
(1,862.24 lei)
     -57.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 698.75 €
(3,325.36 lei)
264.10 €
(1,256.85 lei)
     -62.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,624.14 €
(7,729.30 lei)
648.16 €
(3,084.59 lei)
     -60.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,119.72 €
(5,328.78 lei)
439.93 €
(2,093.63 lei)
     -60.71 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 493.93 €
(2,350.62 lei)
163.28 €
(777.06 lei)
     -66.94 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 264.02 €
(1,256.46 lei)
101.30 €
(482.11 lei)
     -61.63 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,643.80 €
(7,822.86 lei)
639.40 €
(3,042.89 lei)
     -61.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.16 6.41      +197.34 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:418656
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR