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Bangalore vs Reykjavik
Blr vs Rkv

Average net salary (After tax)

Reykjavik
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Blr
Outside city centre
Rkv
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Blr
Outside city centre
Rkv
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rkv
Blr
Outside city centre
Rkv
Blr

Mortgage rates

Reykjavik
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Reykjavik
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rkv
Blr

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Rkv
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rkv
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rkv
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Reykjavik
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rkv
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Rkv
Blr
White bread 500g
Rkv
Blr
Eggs 12
Rkv
Blr
White rice 1kg
Rkv
Blr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Reykjavik
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Rkv
Blr
Beef round 1kg
Rkv
Blr
Local cheese 1kg
Rkv
Blr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rkv
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Rkv
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Rkv
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rkv
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Rkv
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Rkv
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Reykjavik
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rkv
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Rkv
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Reykjavik
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rkv
Blr

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Rkv
Blr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Rkv
Blr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Rkv
Blr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Reykjavik
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth