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Bangalore vs Tehran
Blr vs Thr

Average net salary (After tax)

Tehran
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Blr
Outside city centre
Thr
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Blr
Outside city centre
Thr
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Thr
Blr
Outside city centre
Thr
Blr

Mortgage rates

Tehran
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tehran
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Thr
Blr

Mobile phone data

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

Thr
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Thr
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Thr
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tehran
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Thr
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tehran
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Thr
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Thr
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Thr
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Thr
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Thr
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Thr
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tehran
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Tehran are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Thr
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Thr
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Thr
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Thr
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tehran
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Thr
Blr

Summer dress

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

Thr
Blr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tehran
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth