Cost of living in Bursa, Turkey

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 25TL
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 17TL
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 9TL
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 2.69TL
12 eggs, large 8TL
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 3.61TL
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 12TL
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 3.00TL
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 2.08TL
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 7TL
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 38TL
2 liters of Coca-Cola 3.18TL
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 2.03TL
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 1,817TL
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 1,083TL
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 383TL
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 1,257TL
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 800TL
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 215TL
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 51TL
40” flat screen TV 1,777TL
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 405TL
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 20TL
Hourly rate for cleaning help 15TL
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 195TL
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 116TL
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 242TL
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 184TL
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 93,886TL
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 4.84TL
Monthly ticket public transport 121TL
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 34TL
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 10TL
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 15TL
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 138TL
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 20TL
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 10TL
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 9TL
4 rolls of toilet paper 4.13TL
Tube of toothpaste 7TL
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 22TL
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 76TL
2 tickets to the movies 29TL
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 41TL
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 108TL
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 22TL
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 11TL
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 12TL
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB 1,828TL
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.43TL
1 month of gym membership in business district 132TL
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 12TL
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 354 prices entered by 23 different people.
Latest price update: February 20, 2018.

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