Zurich Switzerland vs Bucharest Romania cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Zurich Switzerland

Supermarket prices in Zurich
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.72 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 15.63 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.61 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.14 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 27.19 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 27.1 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 49.84 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.07 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.14 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.16 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.16 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.94 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.25 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.76 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.23 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 13.14 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.34 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.72 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 9.18 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Zurich
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 15.94 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 26.57 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 104.19 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 3.56 (USD)
Cup of coffee 5.25 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 4.51 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.77 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 6.37 (USD)

Shopping prices in Zurich
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 119 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 184.42 (USD)
High quality jeans 117.3 (USD)
womens summer dress 55.84 (USD)

Transportation in Zurich
Taxi minimum charge 7.15 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 5.42 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 70.75 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 4.49 (USD)
One month pass 84.14 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.67 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 27793 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 24364 (USD)

Rent prices in Zurich
1 bedroom flat in city center 2053 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 3666 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 1559 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 2764 (USD)
Square meter in city center 12691 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 7928 (USD)

Home and utilities in Zurich
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 219 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 56 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.36 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Zurich
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 2518 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 30286 (USD)

Gym and activities in Zurich
Gym monthly membership cost 88.94 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 36.49 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 20.2 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Zurich
Average monthly net salary 6799 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.46 %

Cost of living in Bucharest Romania

Supermarket prices in Bucharest
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.13 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 5.94 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.14 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.31 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.66 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.79 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.37 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.34 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.18 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.07 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.77 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.77 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.43 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.64 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.56 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 5.96 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.53 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.26 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 4.58 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Bucharest
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 4.4 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 7.16 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 33.36 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.23 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.28 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.45 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.22 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.23 (USD)

Shopping prices in Bucharest
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 70.28 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 85.04 (USD)
High quality jeans 68.2 (USD)
womens summer dress 36.13 (USD)

Transportation in Bucharest
Taxi minimum charge 0.46 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.47 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 4.66 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.32 (USD)
One month pass 15.89 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.27 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 17517 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 20741 (USD)

Rent prices in Bucharest
1 bedroom flat in city center 457 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 811 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 296 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 553 (USD)
Square meter in city center 2139 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 1281 (USD)

Home and utilities in Bucharest
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 106 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 9 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.09 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Bucharest
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 394 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 8630 (USD)

Gym and activities in Bucharest
Gym monthly membership cost 40.99 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 15.03 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 7.02 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Bucharest
Average monthly net salary 801 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 6.63 %