Chennai vs The Hague - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai The Hague
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$1642
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$4016
🏠 One person rent
$162
$942
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$1632
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$424
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$156
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$3362
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
77
90
😀 Quality of life
67
94
🏙️ Population
10.3M
548K

The cost of living in Chennai is 74% less expensive than in The Hague. Cities ranked 8684th and 2339th ($425 vs $1642) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 18th in India and the Netherlands, respectively. Check India vs the Netherlands comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 2 months in The Hague. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs The Hague ranked 2nd in the Netherlands, while ranked 3652nd and 28th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chennai The Hague
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$61.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$9.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$4.47
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$2.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$2.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$1014
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$713
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$1666
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$1321
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$130
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$203
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$39.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
2.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$4631
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$3602
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$4.06
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$65.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$24.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$2.22
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.67
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$3.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$12.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$8.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$21.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$2.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.38
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.45
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$2.38
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$3.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$7.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$8.26
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$6.92
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$4.08
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$2.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$12.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$36.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$18.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$83.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$86.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$1553
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$8131

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$474
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$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 The Hague

Distance City Cost of living
4 km or 2.5 mi Scheveningen
$1589
5.6 km or 3.5 mi Leidschendam
$1607
8.5 km or 5.3 mi Delft
$1501
14 km or 8.5 mi Oegstgeest
$1616
14 km or 9 mi Leiden
$1846
21 km or 13 mi Rotterdam
$1660
31 km or 19 mi Ridderkerk
$1582
35 km or 22 mi Zandvoort
$1830
40 km or 25 mi Haarlem
$2033
43 km or 27 mi Sliedrecht
$1584
46 km or 29 mi IJmuiden
$1586
52 km or 32 mi Amsterdam
$2160
55 km or 34 mi Utrecht
$1723
61 km or 38 mi Hilversum
$1851
61 km or 38 mi Etten-Leur
$1555
62 km or 38 mi Roosendaal
$1583
63 km or 39 mi Zeist
$1842
64 km or 40 mi Purmerend
$1643
64 km or 40 mi Breda
$1673
65 km or 40 mi Bergen op Zoom
$1579
68 km or 42 mi Huizen
$1486
70 km or 43 mi Almere
$1663
70 km or 44 mi Zaltbommel
$1579
71 km or 44 mi Goes
$1413
75 km or 47 mi Langedijk
$1581
77 km or 48 mi Tilburg
$1554
80 km or 49 mi Tiel
$1558
81 km or 50 mi 's-Hertogenbosch
$1592
81 km or 50 mi Middelburg
$1569
82 km or 51 mi Hoogstraten
$1302
85 km or 53 mi Veenendaal
$1525
92 km or 57 mi Ede
$1602
93 km or 58 mi Lelystad
$1704
93 km or 58 mi Wageningen
$1289
93 km or 58 mi Harderwijk
$1584
95 km or 59 mi Turnhout
$1206
97 km or 60 mi Antwerp
$1407
98 km or 61 mi Beveren
$1350
101 km or 62 mi Uden
$1532
102 km or 63 mi Mortsel
$1424