Cost of living in Saint Petersburg, Russia

List of prices in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Current as of Mar 2019.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district руб 361
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) руб 245
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast руб 134
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk руб 61
12 eggs, large руб 82
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes руб 151
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese руб 298
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples руб 86
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes руб 30
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket руб 59
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality руб 588
2 liters of Coca-Cola руб 85
Bread for 2 people for 1 day руб 36
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area руб 68,504
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area руб 40,896
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat руб 5,783
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area руб 41,234
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area руб 21,645
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio руб 3,774
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) руб 422
40” flat screen TV руб 31,293
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) руб 6,676
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) руб 472
Hourly rate for cleaning help руб 584
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) руб 6,197
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) руб 3,134
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) руб 5,845
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes руб 8,211
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new руб 1,316,660
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas руб 45
Monthly ticket public transport руб 2,243
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) руб 407
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) руб 455
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) руб 463
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) руб 1,519
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) руб 224
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) руб 161
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) руб 203
4 rolls of toilet paper руб 72
Tube of toothpaste руб 80
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city руб 835
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub руб 1,622
2 tickets to the movies руб 633
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) руб 9,621
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert руб 2,887
1 cocktail drink in downtown club руб 378
Cappuccino in expat area of the city руб 202
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) руб 247
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB руб 35,128
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) руб 5.13
1 month of gym membership in business district руб 3,742
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes руб 125
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,052 prices entered by 120 different people.
Latest price update: March 20, 2019

St. Petersburg position in our World Ranking

the world
262nd
out of 333
eastern europe
13th
out of 35
russia
2nd
out of 4

Cheapest and most expensive products in St. Petersburg compared to other cities:

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3rd
eastern europe
1st
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1st
eastern europe
3rd
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3rd
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3rd

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