Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Romania Reverse

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Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Romania are 39.3% lower than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Romania are 48.7% lower than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Romania are 68.4% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Romania are 45.1% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Romania are 34.4% lower than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Romania is 45.9% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(87.33 lei)
6.87 £
(40.00 lei)
     -54.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(349.34 lei)
34.35 £
(200.00 lei)
     -42.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(40.76 lei)
5.15 £
(30.00 lei)
     -26.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(26.20 lei)
1.72 £
(10.00 lei)
     -61.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(23.29 lei)
2.40 £
(14.00 lei)
     -39.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.13 £
(18.25 lei)
2.08 £
(12.13 lei)
     -33.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 £
(10.16 lei)
1.43 £
(8.35 lei)
     -17.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(7.30 lei)
1.26 £
(7.37 lei)
     +0.9 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(27.32 lei)
4.49 £
(26.12 lei)
     -4.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(6.39 lei)
0.83 £
(4.81 lei)
     -24.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(4.16 lei)
0.61 £
(3.54 lei)
     -15.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.99 £
(17.38 lei)
2.48 £
(14.47 lei)
     -16.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.11 £
(18.11 lei)
3.00 £
(17.46 lei)
     -3.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 £
(17.27 lei)
2.31 £
(13.43 lei)
     -22.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.72 £
(27.48 lei)
3.61 £
(20.99 lei)
     -23.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 £
(5.52 lei)
0.38 £
(2.20 lei)
     -60.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(2.97 lei)
0.55 £
(3.22 lei)
     +8.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(5.62 lei)
0.54 £
(3.15 lei)
     -44.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 £
(7.13 lei)
0.71 £
(4.13 lei)
     -42.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 £
(2.91 lei)
0.32 £
(1.86 lei)
     -36.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(2.71 lei)
0.35 £
(2.06 lei)
     -23.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(4.41 lei)
0.67 £
(3.92 lei)
     -11.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.06 £
(6.15 lei)
0.58 £
(3.39 lei)
     -44.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £
(43.67 lei)
5.15 £
(30.00 lei)
     -31.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.90 £
(11.07 lei)
0.81 £
(4.74 lei)
     -57.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 £
(13.84 lei)
1.28 £
(7.45 lei)
     -46.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(75.69 lei)
4.29 £
(25.00 lei)
     -67.0 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(14.56 lei)
0.52 £
(3.00 lei)
     -79.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 67.90 £
(395.34 lei)
15.46 £
(90.00 lei)
     -77.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(17.47 lei)
0.53 £
(3.11 lei)
     -82.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(11.62 lei)
0.83 £
(4.83 lei)
     -58.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(101.31 lei)
5.15 £
(30.00 lei)
     -70.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.82 £
(33.90 lei)
4.69 £
(27.30 lei)
     -19.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(164,684.63 lei)
20,733.95 £
(120,719.90 lei)
     -26.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,458.80 £
(142,407.24 lei)
19,988.23 £
(116,378.11 lei)
     -18.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 254.20 £
(1,480.05 lei)
112.44 £
(654.69 lei)
     -55.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.24 £
(71.24 lei)
6.20 £
(36.11 lei)
     -49.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.50 £
(177.60 lei)
7.15 £
(41.63 lei)
     -76.6 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.35 £
(188.32 lei)
32.42 £
(188.74 lei)
     +0.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.02 £
(64.18 lei)
14.01 £
(81.57 lei)
     +27.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(58.22 lei)
5.15 £
(30.00 lei)
     -48.5 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,246.00 £
(7,254.64 lei)
331.69 £
(1,931.24 lei)
     -73.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,192.00 £
(82,630.53 lei)
6,222.73 £
(36,230.82 lei)
     -56.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.67 £
(370.71 lei)
50.70 £
(295.18 lei)
     -20.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.21 £
(181.71 lei)
29.32 £
(170.68 lei)
     -6.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.21 £
(432.09 lei)
57.67 £
(335.78 lei)
     -22.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.28 £
(444.11 lei)
67.25 £
(391.58 lei)
     -11.8 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,087.78 £
(6,333.43 lei)
345.65 £
(2,012.48 lei)
     -68.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 878.05 £
(5,112.28 lei)
257.80 £
(1,500.99 lei)
     -70.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,776.12 £
(10,341.15 lei)
585.88 £
(3,411.20 lei)
     -67.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,363.52 £
(7,938.89 lei)
424.53 £
(2,471.77 lei)
     -68.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 474.49 £
(2,762.62 lei)
153.43 £
(893.35 lei)
     -67.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 358.00 £
(2,084.38 lei)
111.19 £
(647.38 lei)
     -68.9 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Romania Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,331.90 £
(13,577.09 lei)
648.06 £
(3,773.23 lei)
     -72.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.90 7.09      +20.1 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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