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Mumbai vs Delhi
Mum vs Del

Average net salary (After tax)

Delhi
Mumbai

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Mum
Outside city centre
Del
Mum

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Mum
Outside city centre
Del
Mum

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Del
Mum
Outside city centre
Del
Mum

Mortgage rates

Delhi
4.5%
Mumbai
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Delhi
Mumbai

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Del
Mum

Mobile phone data

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

Del
Mum

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Del
Mum

Monthly pass

Regular price

Del
Mum

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Delhi
Mumbai

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Del
Mum
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Delhi
Mumbai

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Del
Mum
Lettuce 1 head
Del
Mum
Tomatoes 1kg
Del
Mum

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Del
Mum
Oranges 1 head
Del
Mum
Bananas 1kg
Del
Mum

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Delhi
4.5%
Mumbai
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Delhi are 17.14% higher than in Mumbai

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Del
Mum
Market 0.5L bottle
Del
Mum

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Del
Mum
Market 0.33L bottle
Del
Mum

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Delhi
5
Mumbai

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Del
Mum

Summer dress

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

Del
Mum

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Delhi
$15.33
Mumbai
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Del $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Del $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth