Chennai vs Prague - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Prague
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$1245
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$2949
🏠 One person rent
$162
$721
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$1218
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$315
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$97.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$1582
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
77
91
😀 Quality of life
67
85
🏙️ Population
10.3M
1.28M

The cost of living in Chennai is 66% less expensive than in Prague. Cities ranked 8684th and 3352nd ($425 vs $1245) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 2nd in India and the Czech Republic, respectively. Check India vs the Czech Republic comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 1.3 months in Prague. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Prague ranked 1st in the Czech Republic, while ranked 3652nd and 222nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Prague

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Chennai Prague
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$7.28
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$29.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.99
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$2.66
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$1.62
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$703
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$544
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$1279
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$935
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$198
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$16.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
5.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$7581
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$4890
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$1.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$22.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.87
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.27
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$2.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$8.01
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$11.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$1.69
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.45
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.65
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$3.01
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$0.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.83
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$6.57
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$5.45
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$8.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$4.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$2.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$37.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$8.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$45.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$76.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$82
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$653
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$10042

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
1.2 km or 0.7 mi Smichov
$888
3.3 km or 2.1 mi Zizkov
$893
4.2 km or 2.6 mi Brevnov
$891
23 km or 14 mi Kladno
$864
51 km or 31 mi Mlada Boleslav
$999
53 km or 33 mi Pribram
$890
54 km or 34 mi Litomerice
$786
56 km or 35 mi Kolin
$864
68 km or 42 mi Ceska Lipa
$892
69 km or 43 mi Usti nad Labem
$799
72 km or 45 mi Most
$650
75 km or 46 mi Teplice
$900
76 km or 47 mi Tabor
$890
78 km or 49 mi Decin
$872
81 km or 50 mi Litvinov
$889
83 km or 52 mi Chomutov
$701
83 km or 52 mi Plzen
$952
88 km or 55 mi Pisek
$890
89 km or 55 mi Liberec
$772
89 km or 56 mi Jablonec nad Nisou
$801
95 km or 59 mi Zittau
$1215
97 km or 61 mi Pardubice
$818
99 km or 61 mi Strakonice
$894
99 km or 61 mi Havlickuv Brod
$894
100 km or 62 mi Chrudim
$892
102 km or 63 mi Hradec Kralove
$1004
103 km or 64 mi Pirna
$1215
111 km or 69 mi Klatovy
$890
111 km or 69 mi Karlovy Vary
$874
114 km or 71 mi Jihlava
$911
115 km or 71 mi Annaberg-Buchholz
$1032
117 km or 73 mi Freital
$1221
118 km or 73 mi Dresden
$1125
119 km or 74 mi Trutnov
$911
119 km or 74 mi Freiberg
$1136
122 km or 76 mi Bautzen
$1149
123 km or 77 mi Ceske Budejovice
$1008
125 km or 78 mi Radebeul
$1215
126 km or 78 mi Gorlitz
$1221
127 km or 79 mi Sokolov
$893