Cost of living in Chişinău, Moldova

Summary of cost of living in Chişinău

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: 32,919 Leu
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: 14,580 Leu
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List of prices in Chişinău, Moldova. Current as of Sep 2020.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 79 Leu
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 68 Leu
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 33 Leu
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 13 Leu
12 eggs, large 25 Leu
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 22 Leu
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 62 Leu
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 14 Leu
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 12 Leu
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 17 Leu
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 124 Leu
2 liters of coca-cola 23 Leu
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 7 Leu
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 10,435 Leu
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 6,520 Leu
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 1,522 Leu
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area 6,028 Leu
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 3,540 Leu
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio 1,377 Leu
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 167 Leu
40” flat screen tv 7,221 Leu
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,591 Leu
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 180 Leu
Hourly rate for cleaning help 58 Leu
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 1,233 Leu
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 840 Leu
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 1,437 Leu
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,277 Leu
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new 291,576 Leu
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 18 Leu
Monthly ticket public transport 185 Leu
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 61 Leu
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 120 Leu
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 164 Leu
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 289 Leu
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) 52 Leu
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 63 Leu
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 63 Leu
4 rolls of toilet paper 23 Leu
Tube of toothpaste 31 Leu
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 98 Leu
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 278 Leu
2 tickets to the movies 185 Leu
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 403 Leu
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 545 Leu
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 88 Leu
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 37 Leu
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 33 Leu
Ipad wi-fi 128gb 13,568 Leu
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 1.54 Leu
1 month of gym membership in business district 729 Leu
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 32 Leu
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 178 prices entered by 24 different people.
Latest price update: September 19, 2020

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