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Bangalore vs Singapore
Blr vs Sin

Average net salary (After tax)

Singapore
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sin
Blr
Outside city centre
Sin
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sin
Blr
Outside city centre
Sin
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sin
Blr
Outside city centre
Sin
Blr

Mortgage rates

Singapore
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Singapore
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sin
Blr

Mobile phone data

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

Sin
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sin
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sin
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Singapore
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sin
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Singapore
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sin
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Sin
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Sin
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sin
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Sin
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Sin
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Singapore
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Singapore are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sin
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Sin
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sin
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Sin
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Singapore
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sin
Blr

Summer dress

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

Sin
Blr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Singapore
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sin $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sin $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth