Chennai vs Diyarbakir - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Diyarbakir
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$272
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$745
🏠 One person rent
$162
$101
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$235
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$106
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$28.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$251
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
77
27
😀 Quality of life
67
41
🏙️ Population
10.3M
1.73M

The cost of living in Chennai is 57% more expensive than in Diyarbakir. Cities ranked 8684th and 9237th ($425 vs $272) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 114th in India and Turkey, respectively. Check India vs Turkey comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 0.9 months in Diyarbakir. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Diyarbakir ranked 55th in Turkey, while ranked 3652nd and 7070th among best cities to live in the world.

Salary adjustment calculator
the estimated difference in money purchasing power

Cost of living in Chennai vs Diyarbakir infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Chennai vs Diyarbakir

Prices for goods and services in Chennai and Diyarbakir are partly crowdsourced by our visitors, just like yourself. Please consider telling us about your city.

Chennai Diyarbakir
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$1.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$6.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$1.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.33
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$0.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$90.5
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$72.9
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$186
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$206
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$15.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$23.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$9.07
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
17.8%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$515
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$460
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$5.42
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$2.33
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$0.76
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$0.7
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$0.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$1.07
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$2.48
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$2.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$7.47
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$0.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$0.57
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$0.56
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$0.85
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$4.08
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$1.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$1.16
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$1.53
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$0.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$0.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$0.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$12
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$1.52
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$6.94
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$3.08
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$29.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$53.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$90.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$1825

Hotels map

More cities to compare

Cost of Living in the nearest cities

Cities near Chennai

Distance City Cost of living
111 km or 69 mi Tirupati
$474
124 km or 77 mi Vellore
$277
125 km or 78 mi Chittoor
$341
138 km or 85 mi Pondicherry
$328
153 km or 95 mi Nellore
$273
159 km or 99 mi Cuddalore
$337
198 km or 123 mi Madanapalle
$336
219 km or 136 mi Kadapa
$344
260 km or 162 mi Proddatur
$337
269 km or 167 mi Ongole
$338
279 km or 173 mi Salem
$351
282 km or 175 mi Thanjavur
$333
290 km or 180 mi Bangalore
$480
304 km or 189 mi Chirala
$335
305 km or 189 mi Tiruchirappalli
$335
312 km or 194 mi Hindupur
$335
328 km or 204 mi Nandyal
$348
338 km or 210 mi Anantapur
$339
339 km or 211 mi Erode
$278
344 km or 214 mi Tumkur
$301
353 km or 219 mi Tenali
$271
354 km or 220 mi Machilipatnam
$282
357 km or 222 mi Guntur
$294
361 km or 224 mi Tiruppur
$340
383 km or 238 mi Vijayawada
$424
388 km or 241 mi Kurnool
$348
396 km or 246 mi Dindigul
$338
402 km or 250 mi Mysore
$345
411 km or 256 mi Eluru
$329
423 km or 263 mi Madurai
$361
428 km or 266 mi Coimbatore
$360
428 km or 266 mi Adoni
$346
453 km or 282 mi Nalgonda
$333
462 km or 287 mi Rajahmundry
$297
463 km or 288 mi Khammam
$277
474 km or 294 mi Mahbubnagar
$336
476 km or 296 mi Kakinada
$350
482 km or 300 mi Hospet
$339
494 km or 307 mi Davanagere
$282
509 km or 317 mi Malappuram
$263

Cities near Diyarbakir

Distance City Cost of living
26 km or 16 mi Cinar
$319
61 km or 38 mi Derik
$319
79 km or 49 mi Batman
$261
79 km or 49 mi Mardin
$266
86 km or 54 mi Viransehir
$323
111 km or 69 mi Bingol
$320
120 km or 74 mi Ceylanpinar
$317
122 km or 76 mi Elazig
$292
126 km or 78 mi Nusaybin
$318
129 km or 80 mi Qamishli
$460
143 km or 89 mi Mus
$320
150 km or 93 mi Siirt
$313
152 km or 95 mi Urfa
$246
162 km or 101 mi Al-Hasakah
$463
170 km or 106 mi Akcakale
$319
173 km or 107 mi Adiyaman
$294
173 km or 108 mi Bitlis
$316
174 km or 108 mi Malatya
$266
184 km or 115 mi Cizre
$320
201 km or 125 mi Sirnak
$318
214 km or 133 mi Erzincan
$287
229 km or 142 mi Sinjar
$614
232 km or 144 mi Zakho
$630
237 km or 147 mi Nizip
$319
240 km or 149 mi Erzurum
$265
244 km or 151 mi Raqqa
$520
261 km or 162 mi Bayburt
$319
269 km or 167 mi Gaziantep
$436
270 km or 168 mi Duhok
$622
286 km or 177 mi Van
$344
287 km or 178 mi Deir ez-Zor
$470
291 km or 181 mi Gumushane
$318
292 km or 181 mi Kahramanmaras
$298
306 km or 190 mi Kilis
$319
308 km or 191 mi Mosul
$452
310 km or 193 mi Hakkari
$354
316 km or 197 mi Agri
$296
333 km or 207 mi Islahiye
$319
333 km or 207 mi Aleppo
$445
346 km or 215 mi Sivas
$311