Chongqing vs Frankfurt - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Frankfurt
🚶 Cost of living one person
$725
$1681
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2101
$4002
🏠 One person rent
$238
$1003
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$1817
🍽️ Food expenses
$307
$378
🚐 Transport expenses
$72.9
$174
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$772
$3305
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
88
88
😀 Quality of life
55
93
🏙️ Population
7.74M
764K

The cost of living in Chongqing is 57% less expensive than in Frankfurt. Cities ranked 6369th and 2242nd ($725 vs $1681) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 99th and 5th in China and Germany, respectively. Check China vs Germany comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 2 months in Frankfurt. Chongqing ranked 28th best city to live in China vs Frankfurt ranked 6th in Germany, while ranked 5791st and 35th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Frankfurt

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Chongqing Frankfurt
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.3
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.1
$50.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.54
$8.38
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$4.07
 Cappuccino
$4.67
$3.06
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$2.79
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
$964
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$764
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$474
$1904
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$1437
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.3
$164
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$251
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13
$35.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.52%
2.22%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$10288
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1924
$6841
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$2.83
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$93.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.08
$19.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$1.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
$1.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.75
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
$2.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$11.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$7.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
$14.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$2.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.32
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.73
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$1.79
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
$5.77
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$0.79
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.09
$7.07
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.37
$8.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
$3.1
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$1.21
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
$1.58
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.5
$38.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.99
$12.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.2
$51.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.98
$19.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$81.2
$78.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.6
$82.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$801
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22110
$12544

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Distance City Cost of living
97 km or 60 mi Huaying
$650
103 km or 64 mi Guang'an
$722
120 km or 75 mi Longchang
$663
127 km or 79 mi Luzhou
$737
140 km or 87 mi Suining
$720
140 km or 87 mi Neijiang
$785
145 km or 90 mi Nanchong
$677
170 km or 106 mi Zigong
$688
183 km or 113 mi Shehong
$672
191 km or 119 mi Ziyang
$710
194 km or 120 mi Renhuai
$665
201 km or 125 mi Yibin
$731
208 km or 129 mi Dazhou
$719
209 km or 130 mi Zunyi
$733
211 km or 131 mi Jianyang
$678
232 km or 144 mi Langzhong
$668
249 km or 154 mi Lichuan
$667
258 km or 160 mi Bazhong
$721
264 km or 164 mi Meishan
$714
265 km or 165 mi Chengdu
$752
266 km or 165 mi Leshan
$721
266 km or 166 mi Guanghan
$662
268 km or 167 mi Deyang
$724
272 km or 169 mi Mianyang
$566
277 km or 172 mi Bijie
$768
285 km or 177 mi Shifang
$652
292 km or 181 mi Emeishan
$652
294 km or 183 mi Pengzhou
$668
298 km or 185 mi Enshi
$670
298 km or 185 mi Mianzhu
$657
298 km or 185 mi Chongzhou
$664
300 km or 186 mi Jiangyou
$670
309 km or 192 mi Qionglai
$662
316 km or 196 mi Wanyuan
$653
320 km or 199 mi Dujiangyan
$664
327 km or 203 mi Guangyuan
$710
331 km or 206 mi Guiyang
$603
331 km or 206 mi Tongren
$717
342 km or 212 mi Ya'an
$693
342 km or 213 mi Jishou
$646

Cities near Frankfurt

Distance City Cost of living
6.4 km or 4 mi Offenbach am Main
$1409
6.6 km or 4.1 mi Neu-Isenburg
$1216
8.2 km or 5.1 mi Bad Vilbel
$1221
8.6 km or 5.3 mi Eschborn
$1218
11 km or 6.6 mi Dreieich
$1217
11 km or 6.7 mi Muhlheim am Main
$1219
12 km or 7.3 mi Maintal
$1216
12 km or 7.7 mi Oberursel
$1218
13 km or 8 mi Obertshausen
$1215
13 km or 8.2 mi Bad Soden
$1217
14 km or 8.4 mi Dietzenbach
$1221
14 km or 8.6 mi Bad Homburg vor der Hohe
$1217
14 km or 8.6 mi Langen
$1218
15 km or 9.1 mi Karben
$1215
15 km or 9.1 mi Hattersheim am Main
$1216
16 km or 9.9 mi Morfelden-Walldorf
$1216
16 km or 10 mi Friedrichsdorf
$1203
16 km or 10 mi Kelkheim
$1214
17 km or 11 mi Hofheim
$1217
17 km or 11 mi Hanau
$1248
18 km or 11 mi Rodgau
$1215
18 km or 11 mi Rodermark
$1214
19 km or 12 mi Bruchkobel
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Florsheim am Main
$1217
22 km or 14 mi Nidderau
$1125
22 km or 14 mi Seligenstadt
$1220
23 km or 14 mi Russelsheim am Main
$1221
24 km or 15 mi Weiterstadt
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Friedberg
$1219
26 km or 16 mi Gro-Gerau
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Darmstadt
$1279
29 km or 18 mi Bad Nauheim
$1264
30 km or 18 mi Griesheim
$1220
32 km or 20 mi Wiesbaden
$1425
32 km or 20 mi Idstein
$1215
32 km or 20 mi Mainz
$1422
33 km or 20 mi Gro-Umstadt
$1217
34 km or 21 mi Riedstadt
$1217
35 km or 22 mi Pfungstadt
$1222
36 km or 22 mi Butzbach
$1219