Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Moscow 

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Consumer Prices in Moscow are 53.73% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Moscow are 58.53% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Moscow are 64.74% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Moscow are 53.23% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Moscow are 51.11% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Moscow is 43.80% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Moscow Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(1,571.78 руб)
6.68 £
(700.00 руб)
     -55.46 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(6,287.11 руб)
28.63 £
(3,000.00 руб)
     -52.28 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(628.71 руб)
3.34 £
(350.00 руб)
     -44.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(523.93 руб)
1.91 £
(200.00 руб)
     -61.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.59 £
(480.76 руб)
2.39 £
(250.00 руб)
     -48.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.89 £
(302.95 руб)
1.53 £
(160.16 руб)
     -47.13 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 £
(155.54 руб)
0.57 £
(59.26 руб)
     -61.90 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 £
(116.60 руб)
0.39 £
(41.24 руб)
     -64.64 %
Markets
London Edit Moscow Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £
(374.30 руб)
2.54 £
(266.03 руб)
     -28.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(94.60 руб)
0.39 £
(41.21 руб)
     -56.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.69 £
(72.39 руб)
0.40 £
(41.41 руб)
     -42.80 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.19 £
(229.71 руб)
0.95 £
(100.07 руб)
     -56.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.90 £
(303.60 руб)
2.77 £
(290.16 руб)
     -4.43 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.82 £
(295.22 руб)
1.28 £
(133.78 руб)
     -54.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.52 £
(474.12 руб)
2.47 £
(259.16 руб)
     -45.34 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 £
(105.02 руб)
0.49 £
(51.52 руб)
     -50.95 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(54.52 руб)
0.31 £
(32.56 руб)
     -40.26 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(95.99 руб)
0.47 £
(49.76 руб)
     -48.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.17 £
(122.35 руб)
0.84 £
(88.04 руб)
     -28.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(59.00 руб)
0.18 £
(18.62 руб)
     -68.44 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(53.85 руб)
0.15 £
(16.11 руб)
     -70.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(81.93 руб)
0.83 £
(86.73 руб)
     +5.86 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.85 £
(89.04 руб)
0.41 £
(42.58 руб)
     -52.18 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(838.28 руб)
4.77 £
(500.00 руб)
     -40.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.81 £
(189.91 руб)
0.64 £
(67.28 руб)
     -64.57 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 £
(210.01 руб)
1.22 £
(128.26 руб)
     -38.93 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.40 £
(1,299.34 руб)
1.66 £
(174.00 руб)
     -86.61 %
Transportation
London Edit Moscow Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(293.40 руб)
0.48 £
(50.00 руб)
     -82.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 156.83 £
(16,433.04 руб)
20.71 £
(2,170.00 руб)
     -86.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(314.36 руб)
1.43 £
(150.00 руб)
     -52.28 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(286.68 руб)
0.23 £
(24.14 руб)
     -91.58 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(3,017.81 руб)
5.15 £
(540.00 руб)
     -82.11 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.52 £
(473.43 руб)
1.75 £
(182.92 руб)
     -61.36 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,017.50 £
(2,411,891.20 руб)
13,360.68 £
(1,400,000.00 руб)
     -41.95 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,836.61 £
(2,392,936.49 руб)
15,265.62 £
(1,599,610.00 руб)
     -33.15 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Moscow Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 179.40 £
(18,798.62 руб)
81.19 £
(8,507.38 руб)
     -54.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(13.53 руб)
0.02 £
(2.19 руб)
     -83.81 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.80 £
(3,331.79 руб)
4.46 £
(467.51 руб)
     -85.97 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Moscow Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.40 £
(4,757.47 руб)
30.45 £
(3,190.89 руб)
     -32.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.78 £
(1,129.35 руб)
20.39 £
(2,136.08 руб)
     +89.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(1,362.21 руб)
4.29 £
(450.00 руб)
     -66.97 %
Childcare
London Edit Moscow Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,439.72 £
(150,861.08 руб)
383.17 £
(40,150.00 руб)
     -73.39 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,856.00 £
(1,871,042.87 руб)
7,316.72 £
(766,682.92 руб)
     -59.02 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Moscow Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 59.53 £
(6,237.80 руб)
57.06 £
(5,979.13 руб)
     -4.15 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.53 £
(3,094.58 руб)
31.12 £
(3,260.56 руб)
     +5.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.25 £
(7,256.37 руб)
58.06 £
(6,084.16 руб)
     -16.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.96 £
(8,588.64 руб)
75.96 £
(7,959.76 руб)
     -7.32 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Moscow Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,702.61 £
(178,408.62 руб)
643.92 £
(67,473.12 руб)
     -62.18 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,263.79 £
(132,426.15 руб)
347.94 £
(36,458.72 руб)
     -72.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,302.94 £
(346,099.04 руб)
1,321.16 £
(138,437.50 руб)
     -60.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,085.51 £
(218,530.51 руб)
633.09 £
(66,338.81 руб)
     -69.64 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Moscow Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,013.68 £
(106,218.64 руб)
374.81 £
(39,274.11 руб)
     -63.03 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 518.08 £
(54,286.88 руб)
180.13 £
(18,874.80 руб)
     -65.23 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Moscow Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,034.33 £
(317,952.29 руб)
707.19 £
(74,102.46 руб)
     -76.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.59 8.40      +224.05 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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