Budapest vs Surat - Cost of Living Comparison

Budapest Surat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$426
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2158
$887
🏠 One person rent
$410
$178
🏘️ Family rent
$711
$211
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$162
🚐 Transport expenses
$98.6
$48.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$911
$364
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
18 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
93
43
😀 Quality of life
78
38
🏙️ Population
1.72M
5.94M

The cost of living in Budapest is 102% more expensive than in Surat. Cities ranked 5871st and 8681st ($860 vs $426) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 25th in Hungary and India, respectively. Check Hungary vs India comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Budapest compared to 0.9 months in Surat. Budapest ranked 1st best city to live in Hungary vs Surat ranked 96th in India, while ranked 448th and 7444th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Budapest vs Surat

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Budapest Surat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.89
$2.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.4
$6.97
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.08
$3.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.75
$2.24
 Cappuccino
$1.97
$2.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.02
$0.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$393
$161
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$303
$146
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$772
$225
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$534
$157
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$76.7
$20.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$117
$32
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$12.3
$7.98
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.3%
7.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3171
$700
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2118
$494
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.89
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24
$9.91
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.7
$2.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.23
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.91
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.79
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
$0.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.13
$0.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.09
$6.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.87
$4.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.53
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
$1.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$0.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$1.06
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$0.49
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
$0.49
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.23
$0.22
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.16
$1.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.73
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.67
$3.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.15
$1.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.09
$3.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.27
$0.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$0.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$20.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.44
$2.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$50.8
$6.03
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.93
$3.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$69
$28.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$65.6
$43
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$346
$39.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8726
$1161

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Distance City Cost of living
8.2 km or 5.1 mi Budafok-Teteny
$599
16 km or 9.8 mi Erd
$650
16 km or 10 mi Dunakeszi
$760
17 km or 11 mi Szigetszentmiklos
$601
27 km or 17 mi Godollo
$592
32 km or 20 mi Vac
$652
49 km or 31 mi Tatabanya
$639
58 km or 36 mi Szekesfehervar
$675
58 km or 36 mi Dunaujvaros
$588
67 km or 42 mi Cegled
$636
74 km or 46 mi Komarno
$842
82 km or 51 mi Kecskemet
$605
84 km or 52 mi Nove Zamky
$916
86 km or 53 mi Salgotarjan
$614
86 km or 53 mi Levice
$794
93 km or 58 mi Szolnok
$515
96 km or 59 mi Veszprem
$624
104 km or 65 mi Lucenec
$900
107 km or 67 mi Gyor
$619
109 km or 68 mi Eger
$550
115 km or 72 mi Nitra
$964
121 km or 75 mi Zvolen
$846
123 km or 76 mi Ozd
$539
130 km or 81 mi Szekszard
$569
138 km or 86 mi Banska Bystrica
$884
139 km or 86 mi Mosonmagyarovar
$598
145 km or 90 mi Prievidza
$863
146 km or 91 mi Trnava
$897
146 km or 91 mi Miskolc
$589
146 km or 91 mi Baja
$560
150 km or 93 mi Piestany
$712
153 km or 95 mi Hodmezovasarhely
$593
158 km or 98 mi Kaposvar
$572
160 km or 99 mi Petrzalka
$848
161 km or 100 mi Bratislava
$1032
163 km or 101 mi Subotica
$503
163 km or 101 mi Szeged
$615
170 km or 106 mi Pecs
$534
172 km or 107 mi Trencin
$795
174 km or 108 mi Martin
$840

Cities near Surat

Distance City Cost of living
26 km or 16 mi Navsari
$247
98 km or 61 mi Bhavnagar
$299
131 km or 82 mi Vadodara
$343
164 km or 102 mi Nashik
$389
170 km or 106 mi Nadiad
$339
189 km or 117 mi Vasai
$393
192 km or 119 mi Malegaon
$320
196 km or 122 mi Godhra
$336
208 km or 130 mi Ahmedabad
$468
209 km or 130 mi Bhiwandi
$335
216 km or 134 mi Kalyan
$353
222 km or 138 mi Thane
$454
228 km or 142 mi Gandhinagar
$318
239 km or 148 mi Navi Mumbai
$466
244 km or 152 mi Rajkot
$416
245 km or 152 mi Mumbai
$632
274 km or 170 mi Mehsana
$338
284 km or 177 mi Jalgaon
$382
296 km or 184 mi Aurangabad
$363
314 km or 195 mi Pune
$446
332 km or 206 mi Ratlam
$345
338 km or 210 mi Porbandar
$338
356 km or 221 mi Indore
$340
377 km or 234 mi Ujjain
$372
389 km or 242 mi Udaipur
$400
399 km or 248 mi Bhuj
$324
406 km or 252 mi Satara
$386
436 km or 271 mi Akola
$382
499 km or 310 mi Latur
$442
500 km or 311 mi Bhilwara
$358
505 km or 314 mi Solapur
$351
511 km or 318 mi Amravati
$310
512 km or 318 mi Sangli
$347
514 km or 320 mi Pali
$340
518 km or 322 mi Kolhapur
$342
521 km or 324 mi Nanded
$302
526 km or 327 mi Bhopal
$331
526 km or 327 mi Ichalkaranji
$342
541 km or 336 mi Kota
$392
570 km or 354 mi Bijapur
$328