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Bangalore vs Wellington
Blr vs Wlg

Average net salary (After tax)

Wellington
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Blr
Outside city centre
Wlg
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Blr
Outside city centre
Wlg
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Wlg
Blr
Outside city centre
Wlg
Blr

Mortgage rates

Wellington
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Wellington
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Wlg
Blr

Mobile phone data

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

Wlg
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Wlg
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Wlg
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Wellington
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Wlg
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Wellington
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Wlg
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Wlg
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Wlg
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Wlg
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Wlg
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Wlg
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Wellington
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Wellington are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Wlg
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Wlg
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Wellington
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Wlg
Blr

Summer dress

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

Wlg
Blr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Wellington
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth