Chennai vs Quezon - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Quezon
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$728
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$1818
🏠 One person rent
$162
$378
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$812
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$239
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$49.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$318
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
77
74
😀 Quality of life
67
64
🏙️ Population
10.3M
2.96M

The cost of living in Chennai is 42% less expensive than in Quezon. Cities ranked 8684th and 6355th ($425 vs $728) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 9th in India and the Philippines, respectively. Check India vs the Philippines comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 0.4 months in Quezon. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Quezon ranked 2nd in the Philippines, while ranked 3652nd and 4326th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Quezon

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Chennai Quezon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$4.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$21.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$3.06
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.36
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$2.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$1.03
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$324
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$186
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$912
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$497
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$123
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$191
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$41.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
7.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$1653
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$560
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.45
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$9.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$2.63
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.29
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$1.53
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$8.96
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$4.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$6.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$2.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$2.18
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.14
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$7.28
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$1.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$2.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$3.43
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$3.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$1.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$40.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$6.27
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$12.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$3.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$31.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$72.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$135
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$2188

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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 Quezon

Distance City Cost of living
5.6 km or 3.5 mi Mandaluyong
$792
7.3 km or 4.6 mi Manila
$755
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Caloocan
$522
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Marikina
$443
8.4 km or 5.2 mi Pasig
$809
8.9 km or 5.5 mi Malabon
$523
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Valenzuela
$473
9.3 km or 5.8 mi Makati
$860
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Pasay
$744
11 km or 6.5 mi Navotas
$584
12 km or 7.2 mi Cainta
$611
13 km or 8.1 mi Taguig
$824
14 km or 8.9 mi Meycauayan
$551
16 km or 10 mi Antipolo
$618
19 km or 12 mi Paranaque
$569
20 km or 13 mi San Jose del Monte
$508
20 km or 13 mi Bacoor
$537
21 km or 13 mi Las Pinas
$550
25 km or 15 mi Imus
$584
26 km or 16 mi Binangonan
$467
28 km or 17 mi Muntinlupa
$602
31 km or 19 mi San Pedro
$593
32 km or 20 mi General Trias
$568
33 km or 21 mi Malolos
$552
34 km or 21 mi Binan
$507
35 km or 22 mi Dasmarinas
$441
36 km or 23 mi Santa Rosa
$743
41 km or 26 mi Cabuyao
$575
43 km or 27 mi Trece Martires
$550
49 km or 30 mi Calamba
$471
58 km or 36 mi San Fernando
$585
62 km or 39 mi Tanauan
$548
63 km or 39 mi Santo Tomas
$549
70 km or 44 mi San Pablo
$438
75 km or 46 mi Angeles
$637
78 km or 49 mi Lipa
$531
81 km or 50 mi Mabalacat
$553
84 km or 52 mi Olongapo
$500
95 km or 59 mi Cabanatuan
$390
98 km or 61 mi Batangas
$525