COSTS OF LIVING IN ST. PETERSBURG

St. Petersburg

COSTS OF LIVING IN ST. PETERSBURG

Living in St. Petersburg is less expensive than, say, in Moscow or most of major European cities. However, you should have a clear understanding of major everyday expenses you might have studying here. The cost of living in St. Petersburg depends solely on individual needs!

  1. The average cost of a single trip by public transport within the city is 50 rubles.
  2. You will be expected to pay for the dormitory RUR 5,500 per month.
  3. The average rent for a studio or a one-bedroom apartment is RUR 25 000 per month.
  4. Eating at university’s canteens would cost about RUR 300 – 800 per day. It could be less though, if you cook at the dormitory kitchens.

* The above costs are for information only.