Cost of Living in Cluj-Napoca

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$709
$1784
🛋️ Without rent
$347
$1148
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$362
$635
🍽️ Food
$239
$630
🚐 Transport
$37.5
$104
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$830
😀 Quality of life
69
🏙️ Population
325K

The average cost of living in Cluj-Napoca is $709, which is in the top 30% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6483rd out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 47 in Romania.

The median after-tax salary is $830, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months. Ranked 2730th (TOP 29%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 4th best city to live in Romania. With an estimated population of 325K, Cluj-Napoca is the 2nd largest city in Romania.

✈️ Closest airport 10 km Cluj-Napoca International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 20.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 848 Babes-Bolyai University
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Prices in Cluj-Napoca

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.83
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.83
 Cappuccino
$2.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$383
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$257
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$697
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$472
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$110
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.06
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.6%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3010
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2108
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.32
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.19
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.82
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.43
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.74
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.53
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.47
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.57
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.1
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.85
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$25.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.77
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$67.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$398
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9020

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