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Delhi vs London
Del vs Lon

Average net salary (After tax)

London
Delhi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lon
Del
Outside city centre
Lon
Del

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lon
Del
Outside city centre
Lon
Del

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lon
Del
Outside city centre
Lon
Del

Mortgage rates

London
4.5%
Delhi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

London
Delhi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lon
Del

Mobile phone data

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

Lon
Del

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lon
Del

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lon
Del

Fuel prices

Per Litre

London
Delhi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lon
Del
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Lon
Del
White bread 500g
Lon
Del
Eggs 12
Lon
Del
White rice 1kg
Lon
Del

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

London
Delhi

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Lon
Del
Beef round 1kg
Lon
Del
Local cheese 1kg
Lon
Del

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lon
Del
Lettuce 1 head
Lon
Del
Tomatoes 1kg
Lon
Del

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lon
Del
Oranges 1 head
Lon
Del
Bananas 1kg
Lon
Del

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

London
4.5%
Delhi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in London are 17.14% higher than in Delhi

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Lon $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lon
Del
Market 0.5L bottle
Lon
Del

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lon
Del
Market 0.33L bottle
Lon
Del

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

London
5
Delhi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lon
Del

Summer dress

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

Lon
Del

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Lon
Del
1 pair men's leather shoes
Lon
Del

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

London
$15.33
Delhi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lon $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lon $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth