Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Iasi 

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Cost of Living in Iasi is 52.4% lower than in London (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Iasi is 67.7% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Iasi are 86.8% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Iasi are 58.4% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Iasi are 44.9% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Iasi is 42.3% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Iasi Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 £
(116.37 lei)
6.87 £
(40.00 lei)
     -65.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 £
(465.49 lei)
34.37 £
(200.00 lei)
     -57.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 £
(46.55 lei)
5.16 £
(30.00 lei)
     -35.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 £
(37.82 lei)
1.72 £
(10.00 lei)
     -73.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.75 £
(33.46 lei)
2.58 £
(15.00 lei)
     -55.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.62 £
(21.07 lei)
1.90 £
(11.05 lei)
     -47.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 £
(11.92 lei)
1.49 £
(8.66 lei)
     -27.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.63 £
(9.48 lei)
1.19 £
(6.95 lei)
     -26.7 %
Markets
London Edit Iasi Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.96 £
(28.85 lei)
4.43 £
(25.77 lei)
     -10.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.41 £
(8.18 lei)
0.84 £
(4.86 lei)
     -40.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.92 £
(5.36 lei)
0.60 £
(3.47 lei)
     -35.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.15 £
(18.31 lei)
2.39 £
(13.93 lei)
     -23.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.41 £
(19.83 lei)
2.53 £
(14.72 lei)
     -25.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.39 £
(19.72 lei)
2.29 £
(13.32 lei)
     -32.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.52 £
(32.09 lei)
3.49 £
(20.31 lei)
     -36.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.17 £
(6.78 lei)
0.41 £
(2.37 lei)
     -65.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.59 £
(3.46 lei)
0.54 £
(3.11 lei)
     -10.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.17 £
(6.83 lei)
0.57 £
(3.31 lei)
     -51.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.39 £
(8.11 lei)
0.69 £
(4.03 lei)
     -50.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 £
(3.36 lei)
0.33 £
(1.93 lei)
     -42.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(3.09 lei)
0.34 £
(1.99 lei)
     -35.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 £
(5.64 lei)
0.71 £
(4.13 lei)
     -26.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.31 £
(7.63 lei)
0.58 £
(3.39 lei)
     -55.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.50 £
(55.28 lei)
5.16 £
(30.00 lei)
     -45.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.09 £
(12.17 lei)
0.79 £
(4.62 lei)
     -62.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.44 £
(14.17 lei)
1.37 £
(7.94 lei)
     -43.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £
(87.28 lei)
4.30 £
(25.00 lei)
     -71.4 %
Transportation
London Edit Iasi Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(16.29 lei)
0.60 £
(3.50 lei)
     -78.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 £
(1,163.71 lei)
18.90 £
(110.00 lei)
     -90.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 £
(26.18 lei)
0.60 £
(3.49 lei)
     -86.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.13 £
(18.24 lei)
0.83 £
(4.83 lei)
     -73.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £
(174.56 lei)
5.16 £
(30.00 lei)
     -82.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.71 £
(33.20 lei)
4.54 £
(26.42 lei)
     -20.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,280.00 £
(158,730.69 lei)
20,744.31 £
(120,702.29 lei)
     -24.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,860.62 £
(150,471.95 lei)
20,107.99 £
(116,999.84 lei)
     -22.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Iasi Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 291.61 £
(1,696.78 lei)
115.37 £
(671.30 lei)
     -60.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.49 £
(90.15 lei)
6.07 £
(35.32 lei)
     -60.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.23 £
(181.69 lei)
7.02 £
(40.87 lei)
     -77.5 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Iasi Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.13 £
(268.40 lei)
37.55 £
(218.46 lei)
     -18.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.35 £
(83.51 lei)
13.41 £
(78.00 lei)
     -6.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 £
(87.28 lei)
5.16 £
(30.00 lei)
     -65.6 %
Childcare
London Edit Iasi Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,840.34 £
(10,708.16 lei)
345.88 £
(2,012.50 lei)
     -81.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,054.76 £
(116,690.11 lei)
4,485.64 £
(26,100.00 lei)
     -77.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Iasi Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.68 £
(475.24 lei)
50.90 £
(296.19 lei)
     -37.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.57 £
(230.25 lei)
30.55 £
(177.78 lei)
     -22.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.16 £
(518.77 lei)
56.68 £
(329.77 lei)
     -36.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.78 £
(568.93 lei)
58.80 £
(342.11 lei)
     -39.9 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Iasi Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,131.63 £
(12,403.06 lei)
328.46 £
(1,911.19 lei)
     -84.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,605.16 £
(9,339.72 lei)
238.76 £
(1,389.23 lei)
     -85.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,422.97 £
(25,735.39 lei)
510.14 £
(2,968.30 lei)
     -88.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,858.97 £
(16,635.15 lei)
382.99 £
(2,228.48 lei)
     -86.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Iasi Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,292.57 £
(7,520.89 lei)
146.20 £
(850.68 lei)
     -88.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 739.22 £
(4,301.22 lei)
105.90 £
(616.17 lei)
     -85.7 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Iasi Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,507.40 £
(20,408.06 lei)
654.30 £
(3,807.07 lei)
     -81.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.51 7.44      +35.1 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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