Busan vs Linyi - Cost of Living Comparison

Busan Linyi
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1088
$536
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2908
$1807
🏠 One person rent
$403
$175
🏘️ Family rent
$702
$500
🍽️ Food expenses
$422
$211
🚐 Transport expenses
$170
$60.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$594
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
97 km
🎓 Higher education
75
24
😀 Quality of life
75
42
🏙️ Population
3.45M
11M

The cost of living in Busan is 103% more expensive than in Linyi. Cities ranked 4506th and 8174th ($1088 vs $536) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 7th and 536th in South Korea and China, respectively. Check South Korea vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months in Busan compared to 1.1 months in Linyi. Busan ranked 12th best city to live in South Korea vs Linyi ranked 284th in China, while ranked 951st and 6904th among best cities to live in the world.

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Busan Linyi
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.16
$2.96
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$16.1
$23
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.26
$4.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.22
$0.97
 Cappuccino
$4.47
$2.95
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.37
$0.39
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$392
$199
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$279
$106
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$727
$669
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$512
$366
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82
$42.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$127
$65.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$20.1
$8.48
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.46%
5.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9412
$2227
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$9108
$1025
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.04
$0.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$46
$13.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.1
$3.21
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.28
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.95
$1.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.22
$1.15
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$0.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.69
$1.13
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.8
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$3.54
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$26.6
$6.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
$1.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$0.9
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.58
$1.47
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.1
$0.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.62
$0.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.01
$0.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.73
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.18
$1.2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.1
$11.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.91
$0.74
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.12
$2.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.99
$4.95
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.3
$5.39
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.83
$1.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.5
$1.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$37.6
$40.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.45
$5.49
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$28.9
$39.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.69
$5.95
👖 Brand Jeans
$69.3
$73.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.4
$74
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$429
$293
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$26496
$21940

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Distance City Cost of living
21 km or 13 mi Gimhae
$904
27 km or 16 mi Yangsan
$916
40 km or 25 mi Changwon
$998
46 km or 28 mi Masan
$967
50 km or 31 mi Geoje
$957
51 km or 32 mi Miryang
$946
56 km or 35 mi Ulsan
$1145
63 km or 39 mi Tongyeong
$919
64 km or 40 mi Sacheon
$877
81 km or 50 mi Tsushima Island
$1048
84 km or 52 mi Gyeongsan
$943
85 km or 53 mi Gyeongju
$1253
87 km or 54 mi Jinju
$839
94 km or 58 mi Daegu
$1000
98 km or 61 mi Yeongcheon
$882
102 km or 64 mi Tsushima
$1049
108 km or 67 mi Pohang
$848
123 km or 77 mi Gwangyang
$971
131 km or 82 mi Yeosu
$965
138 km or 86 mi Gumi
$948
141 km or 88 mi Gimcheon
$846
142 km or 88 mi Suncheon
$941
154 km or 96 mi Namwon
$914
162 km or 101 mi Iki
$1049
165 km or 103 mi Andong
$873
166 km or 103 mi Sangju
$979
183 km or 113 mi Mungyeong
$913
189 km or 118 mi Jeonju
$807
193 km or 120 mi Gwangju
$973
195 km or 121 mi Yeongju
$971
198 km or 123 mi Hirado
$1048
199 km or 124 mi Munakata
$1050
199 km or 124 mi Fukutsu
$1051
200 km or 124 mi Okagaki
$1048
201 km or 125 mi Koga
$1049
201 km or 125 mi Shingu
$1046
202 km or 125 mi Itoshima
$1049
202 km or 126 mi Karatsu
$1048
204 km or 127 mi Daejeon
$982
205 km or 127 mi Jeongeup
$914

Cities near Linyi

Distance City Cost of living
75 km or 47 mi Zaozhuang
$686
77 km or 48 mi Xinyi
$674
85 km or 53 mi Pizhou
$686
93 km or 58 mi Lianyungang
$603
107 km or 66 mi Rizhao
$674
107 km or 67 mi Xintai
$685
109 km or 67 mi Tengzhou
$690
125 km or 78 mi Suqian
$769
137 km or 85 mi Qufu
$666
138 km or 86 mi Xuzhou
$670
139 km or 86 mi Laiwu
$681
143 km or 89 mi Zhucheng
$678
160 km or 100 mi Anqiu
$675
166 km or 103 mi Jining
$690
170 km or 106 mi Tai'an
$649
175 km or 109 mi Zoucheng
$681
182 km or 113 mi Qingzhou
$675
188 km or 117 mi Huaibei
$701
188 km or 117 mi Huai'an
$738
189 km or 118 mi Feicheng
$675
193 km or 120 mi Zibo
$548
194 km or 121 mi Gaomi
$675
196 km or 122 mi Weifang
$722
197 km or 122 mi Jiaozhou
$674
203 km or 126 mi Suzhou
$748
206 km or 128 mi Shouguang
$680
208 km or 129 mi Zouping
$672
214 km or 133 mi Yongcheng
$680
217 km or 135 mi Jinan
$615
220 km or 137 mi Qingdao
$676
220 km or 137 mi Changyi
$665
240 km or 149 mi Pingdu
$685
248 km or 154 mi Yancheng
$966
253 km or 157 mi Bengbu
$720
255 km or 159 mi Mingguang
$663
256 km or 159 mi Shangqiu
$778
258 km or 161 mi Yucheng
$660
260 km or 161 mi Binzhou
$675
263 km or 163 mi Liaocheng
$723
265 km or 165 mi Heze
$1512