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Bangalore vs Sydney
Blr vs Syd

Average net salary (After tax)

Sydney
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Syd
Blr
Outside city centre
Syd
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Syd
Blr
Outside city centre
Syd
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Syd
Blr
Outside city centre
Syd
Blr

Mortgage rates

Sydney
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Sydney
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Syd
Blr

Mobile phone data

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

Syd
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Syd
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Syd
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Sydney
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Syd
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Sydney
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Syd
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Syd
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Syd
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Syd
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Syd
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Syd
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Sydney
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Syd
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Syd
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Syd
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Syd
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Sydney
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Syd
Blr

Summer dress

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

Syd
Blr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Sydney
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Syd $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Syd $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth