Bangalore vs Ulsan - Cost of Living Comparison

Bangalore Ulsan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$480
$1066
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1299
$2655
🏠 One person rent
$174
$434
🏘️ Family rent
$419
$755
🍽️ Food expenses
$183
$427
🚐 Transport expenses
$80
$107
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1502
$2029
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
71
65
😀 Quality of life
73
70
🏙️ Population
11.3M
1.17M

The cost of living in Bangalore is 55% less expensive than in Ulsan. Cities ranked 8483rd and 4375th ($480 vs $1066) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 7th and 6th in India and South Korea, respectively. Check India vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 3.1 months in Bangalore compared to 1.9 months in Ulsan. Bangalore ranked 1st best city to live in India vs Ulsan ranked 30th in South Korea, while ranked 1253rd and 2132nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Bangalore Ulsan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.24
$5.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.3
$25.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.98
$4.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.17
$2.76
 Cappuccino
$1.98
$3.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.47
$1.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$204
$470
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$124
$335
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$540
$1022
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$332
$571
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$22.6
$41.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.6
$64.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.1
$29.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.55%
4.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1481
$14113
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$770
$7526
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.62
$0.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17.4
$47.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.96
$10.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.35
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.61
$1.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.57
$2.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$2.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.1
$3.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.75
$16.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.02
$7.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.72
$33.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.7
$5.94
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
$3.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
$6.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$4.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.43
$3.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.74
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.13
$2.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.77
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.92
$1.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.66
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.83
$6.74
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.12
$8.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.47
$1.62
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.87
$2.06
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.1
$61.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.47
$7.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$9.92
$29.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.41
$8.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$30.3
$72.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$47.5
$79.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$117
$343
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2515
$11650

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126 km or 78 mi Mysore
$345
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$351
166 km or 103 mi Vellore
$277
166 km or 103 mi Chittoor
$341
182 km or 113 mi Erode
$278
191 km or 118 mi Anantapur
$339
198 km or 123 mi Tiruppur
$340
211 km or 131 mi Tirupati
$474
212 km or 132 mi Kadapa
$344
221 km or 137 mi Proddatur
$337
230 km or 143 mi Coimbatore
$360
244 km or 151 mi Shimoga
$342
246 km or 153 mi Davanagere
$282
266 km or 166 mi Tiruchirappalli
$335
269 km or 167 mi Pondicherry
$328
270 km or 168 mi Cuddalore
$337
271 km or 168 mi Malappuram
$263
273 km or 169 mi Kannur
$306
276 km or 172 mi Kozhikode
$394
286 km or 178 mi Hospet
$339
290 km or 180 mi Chennai
$425
294 km or 183 mi Dindigul
$338
295 km or 183 mi Thanjavur
$333
295 km or 183 mi Mangalore
$315
295 km or 183 mi Nandyal
$348
298 km or 185 mi Adoni
$346
303 km or 188 mi Nellore
$273
311 km or 194 mi Udupi
$322
312 km or 194 mi Thrissur
$335
321 km or 199 mi Kurnool
$348
344 km or 214 mi Madurai
$361
362 km or 225 mi Ernakulam
$355
363 km or 226 mi Kochi
$402
386 km or 240 mi Ongole
$338
390 km or 242 mi Hubli
$321
394 km or 245 mi Kottayam
$305
421 km or 261 mi Mahbubnagar
$336

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Distance City Cost of living
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$909
35 km or 21 mi Gyeongju
$1184
52 km or 32 mi Miryang
$861
53 km or 33 mi Gimhae
$839
54 km or 33 mi Pohang
$775
56 km or 35 mi Busan
$1031
58 km or 36 mi Yeongcheon
$792
60 km or 38 mi Gyeongsan
$922
68 km or 42 mi Changwon
$955
74 km or 46 mi Daegu
$918
81 km or 50 mi Masan
$945
94 km or 58 mi Sacheon
$795
102 km or 63 mi Geoje
$945
113 km or 70 mi Tongyeong
$900
114 km or 71 mi Gumi
$951
119 km or 74 mi Jinju
$765
125 km or 78 mi Andong
$800
125 km or 78 mi Gimcheon
$925
126 km or 78 mi Tsushima Island
$1024
142 km or 88 mi Sangju
$981
150 km or 93 mi Tsushima
$1021
153 km or 95 mi Mungyeong
$897
154 km or 96 mi Yeongju
$963
162 km or 100 mi Gwangyang
$963
174 km or 108 mi Yeosu
$1003
176 km or 109 mi Namwon
$895
179 km or 111 mi Suncheon
$923
183 km or 114 mi Taebaek
$893
195 km or 121 mi Daejeon
$944
198 km or 123 mi Jeonju
$791
201 km or 125 mi Chungju
$1004
202 km or 126 mi Jecheon
$932
203 km or 126 mi Gyeryong
$896
203 km or 126 mi Iki
$1020
204 km or 127 mi Cheongju
$880
211 km or 131 mi Sejong
$928
211 km or 131 mi Samcheok
$898
214 km or 133 mi Nonsan
$928
215 km or 133 mi Nagato
$1019
218 km or 135 mi Iksan
$925