Chisinau vs Vaduz - Cost of Living Comparison

Chisinau Vaduz
🚶 Cost of living one person
$577
$2137
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1413
$4908
🏠 One person rent
$281
$1133
🏘️ Family rent
$491
$1957
🍽️ Food expenses
$195
$742
🚐 Transport expenses
$33.7
$57.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$456
$6152
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
39 km
🎓 Higher education
50
28
😀 Quality of life
58
65
🏙️ Population
639K
5.67K

The cost of living in Chisinau is 73% less expensive than in Vaduz. Cities ranked 7572nd and 366th ($577 vs $2137) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Moldova and Liechtenstein, respectively. Check Moldova vs Liechtenstein comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chisinau compared to 2.9 months in Vaduz. Chisinau ranked 1st best city to live in Moldova vs Vaduz ranked 2nd in Liechtenstein, while ranked 5487th and 4144th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chisinau Vaduz
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.02
$21.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.5
$90.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.86
$15.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$5.54
 Cappuccino
$1.6
$5.59
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$4.55
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$267
$1168
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$185
$908
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$467
$2111
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$348
$1612
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.6
$131
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$204
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$7.96
$42.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.04%
7.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1134
$6114
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$795
$3394
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.16
$4.43
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.88
$71.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.34
$10.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.45
$1.68
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$2.3
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.35
$3.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$2.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.63
$7.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.23
$14.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$17.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$24.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$3.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$3.86
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$4.57
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$5.83
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.66
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.25
$3.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.48
$17.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.14
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.11
$9.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.28
$14.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.38
$5.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.19
$6.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.52
$4.18
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.8
$98.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.33
$17.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$83.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.16
$39.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.9
$90.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.6
$138
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$266
$235
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2149
$12937

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37 km or 23 mi Dubasari
$413
42 km or 26 mi Orhei
$413
51 km or 32 mi Bender
$441
61 km or 38 mi Tiraspol
$345
80 km or 50 mi Comrat
$521
83 km or 52 mi Ungheni
$413
95 km or 59 mi Vaslui
$680
98 km or 61 mi Iasi
$607
109 km or 68 mi Balti
$366
126 km or 79 mi Barlad
$522
132 km or 82 mi Cahul
$522
135 km or 84 mi Soroca
$412
146 km or 91 mi Roman
$475
154 km or 96 mi Odesa
$452
155 km or 96 mi Bacau
$631
184 km or 115 mi Botosani
$635
187 km or 116 mi Galati
$593
189 km or 117 mi Piatra Neamt
$517
194 km or 121 mi Focsani
$507
202 km or 125 mi Tulcea
$549
205 km or 127 mi Braila
$552
209 km or 130 mi Suceava
$542
238 km or 148 mi Mykolaiv
$278
250 km or 155 mi Vinnytsia
$490
259 km or 161 mi Buzau
$597
261 km or 162 mi Chernivtsi
$389
267 km or 166 mi Sfantu Gheorghe
$501
288 km or 179 mi Kherson
$364
292 km or 181 mi Brasov
$676
295 km or 183 mi Slobozia
$543
302 km or 187 mi Khmelnytskyi
$385
305 km or 189 mi Kropyvnytskyi
$388
307 km or 191 mi Mamaia
$558
315 km or 196 mi Constanta
$701
317 km or 197 mi Ploiesti
$609
324 km or 201 mi Bila Tserkva
$399
331 km or 206 mi Targu Mures
$550
332 km or 206 mi Bistrita
$461
334 km or 207 mi Calarasi
$538
348 km or 216 mi Voluntari
$561

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Distance City Cost of living
3 km or 1.9 mi Schaan
$2099
12 km or 7.7 mi Feldkirch
$1261
32 km or 20 mi Chur
$2233
33 km or 21 mi St. Gallen
$1937
34 km or 21 mi Lustenau
$1327
35 km or 22 mi Dornbirn
$1435
44 km or 27 mi Bregenz
$1446
47 km or 29 mi Lindau
$1213
51 km or 32 mi Wil
$2300
53 km or 33 mi Rapperswil-Jona
$2407
57 km or 36 mi Friedrichshafen
$1283
59 km or 36 mi Wetzikon
$2408
62 km or 38 mi Kreuzlingen
$2409
64 km or 40 mi Konstanz
$1521
65 km or 40 mi Uster
$2417
65 km or 40 mi Wadenswil
$2347
65 km or 40 mi Wangen im Allgau
$1274
66 km or 41 mi Frauenfeld
$2230
71 km or 44 mi Sonthofen
$1214
71 km or 44 mi Horgen
$2413
72 km or 45 mi Ravensburg
$1190
72 km or 45 mi Winterthur
$2492
74 km or 46 mi Dubendorf
$2465
75 km or 46 mi Weingarten
$1220
75 km or 47 mi Uberlingen
$1218
76 km or 47 mi Baar
$2533
76 km or 47 mi Zug
$2864
78 km or 49 mi Radolfzell
$1212
79 km or 49 mi Zurich
$2888
83 km or 52 mi Altstetten
$2409
85 km or 53 mi Leutkirch im Allgau
$1217
85 km or 53 mi Bulach
$2414
86 km or 54 mi Singen
$1219
89 km or 55 mi Bad Waldsee
$1184
89 km or 55 mi Kempten
$1153
89 km or 56 mi Dietikon
$2456
91 km or 57 mi Schaffhausen
$2320
93 km or 58 mi Lucerne
$2419
93 km or 58 mi Emmen
$2413
95 km or 59 mi Kriens
$2478