Chennai vs Luoyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Luoyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$533
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$1522
🏠 One person rent
$162
$154
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$224
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$245
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$58.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$918
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
77
33
😀 Quality of life
67
47
🏙️ Population
10.3M
7.06M

The cost of living in Chennai is 20% less expensive than in Luoyang. Cities ranked 8684th and 8038th ($425 vs $533) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 538th in India and China, respectively. Check India vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 1.7 months in Luoyang. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Luoyang ranked 122nd in China, while ranked 3652nd and 6404th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chennai Luoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$2.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$18.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$4.42
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.82
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$5.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$175
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$107
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$265
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$155
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$24.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$37.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$8.92
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
4.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$5137
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$3208
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$12
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$2.93
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$2.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.24
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$2.09
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$20.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$5.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$12.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$1.55
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.17
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$0.48
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$0.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$0.59
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$1.19
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$3.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$6.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$2.72
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$17.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$5.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$3.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$87.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$78.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$409
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$15456

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159 km or 99 mi Cuddalore
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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
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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
33 km or 21 mi Yanshi
$663
43 km or 27 mi Mengzhou
$651
49 km or 31 mi Jiyuan
$667
52 km or 32 mi Gongyi
$670
60 km or 37 mi Dengfeng
$667
66 km or 41 mi Ruzhou
$673
67 km or 41 mi Qinyang
$654
88 km or 55 mi Xinmi
$670
90 km or 56 mi Xingyang
$662
97 km or 60 mi Jiaozuo
$681
100 km or 62 mi Jincheng
$704
112 km or 69 mi Yuzhou
$677
113 km or 70 mi Sanmenxia
$699
113 km or 70 mi Zhengzhou
$604
123 km or 76 mi Xinzheng
$674
131 km or 81 mi Pingdingshan
$697
133 km or 82 mi Changge
$666
134 km or 83 mi Gaoping
$655
137 km or 85 mi Yuncheng
$738
142 km or 88 mi Lingbao
$663
143 km or 89 mi Houma
$641
146 km or 91 mi Xuchang
$692
151 km or 94 mi Xinxiang
$731
153 km or 95 mi Huixian
$666
170 km or 106 mi Weihui
$656
176 km or 109 mi Kaifeng
$642
179 km or 111 mi Linfen
$666
181 km or 113 mi Changzhi
$848
182 km or 113 mi Wugang
$647
183 km or 113 mi Yongji
$655
185 km or 115 mi Nanyang
$755
188 km or 117 mi Hejin
$653
189 km or 117 mi Luohe
$661
201 km or 125 mi Linzhou
$677
202 km or 126 mi Hancheng
$650
208 km or 129 mi Hebi
$689
219 km or 136 mi Changyuan
$669
222 km or 138 mi Dengzhou
$686
222 km or 138 mi Huozhou
$645
234 km or 146 mi Zhoukou
$791