Cologne vs Mumbai - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Mumbai
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$632
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$1666
🏠 One person rent
$800
$328
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$782
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$196
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$57.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$839
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
91
81
😀 Quality of life
95
66
🏙️ Population
1.08M
15.4M

The cost of living in Cologne is 138% more expensive than in Mumbai. Cities ranked 2657th and 7272nd ($1502 vs $632) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 2nd in Germany and India, respectively. Check Germany vs India comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 1.3 months in Mumbai. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Mumbai ranked 3rd in India, while ranked 15th and 3749th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cologne vs Mumbai

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Cologne Mumbai
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$3.57
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$24
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$3.79
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$2.61
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$2.76
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$459
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$247
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$1290
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$587
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$29.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$45.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$9.17
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
7.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$6172
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$2719
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$0.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$7.95
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$2.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$1.4
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$0.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$0.69
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$1.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$5.98
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$4.19
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$6.77
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$2.33
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.65
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.42
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.25
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$2.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$3.65
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$1.42
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$4.09
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$2.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$1.03
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$21.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$4.43
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$12.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$4.15
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$36
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$51.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$111
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$3516

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Distance City Cost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Hurth
$1222
10 km or 6.4 mi Leverkusen
$1474
10 km or 6.4 mi Frechen
$1221
13 km or 7.9 mi Bruhl
$1161
13 km or 7.9 mi Pulheim
$1219
14 km or 8.4 mi Wesseling
$1214
14 km or 8.5 mi Bergisch Gladbach
$1186
15 km or 9.3 mi Niederkassel
$1217
16 km or 10 mi Rosrath
$1219
18 km or 11 mi Monheim am Rhein
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Dormagen
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Erftstadt
$1218
19 km or 12 mi Langenfeld
$1217
20 km or 12 mi Troisdorf
$1221
20 km or 12 mi Leichlingen
$1219
20 km or 12 mi Kerpen
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Bornheim
$1213
21 km or 13 mi Lohmar
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Bergheim
$1138
23 km or 15 mi Siegburg
$1212
24 km or 15 mi Overath
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Sankt Augustin
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Bonn
$1440
26 km or 16 mi Hilden
$1218
26 km or 16 mi Solingen
$969
27 km or 17 mi Elsdorf
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Wermelskirchen
$1221
28 km or 17 mi Haan
$1215
28 km or 18 mi Bedburg
$1214
29 km or 18 mi Hennef
$1216
31 km or 19 mi Grevenbroich
$1218
31 km or 19 mi Remscheid
$1209
31 km or 20 mi Erkrath
$1221
33 km or 20 mi Konigswinter
$1215
34 km or 21 mi Euskirchen
$1211
34 km or 21 mi Neuss
$1281
34 km or 21 mi Mettmann
$1218
35 km or 21 mi Zulpich
$1221
35 km or 21 mi Meckenheim
$1218
35 km or 22 mi Dusseldorf
$1470

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Distance City Cost of living
20 km or 12 mi Navi Mumbai
$466
27 km or 17 mi Thane
$454
44 km or 28 mi Bhiwandi
$335
46 km or 28 mi Kalyan
$353
56 km or 35 mi Vasai
$393
119 km or 74 mi Pune
$446
152 km or 94 mi Nashik
$389
187 km or 116 mi Satara
$386
221 km or 137 mi Navsari
$247
245 km or 152 mi Surat
$426
252 km or 156 mi Malegaon
$320
280 km or 174 mi Aurangabad
$363
292 km or 182 mi Kolhapur
$342
297 km or 184 mi Sangli
$347
306 km or 190 mi Ichalkaranji
$342
320 km or 199 mi Bhavnagar
$299
355 km or 221 mi Solapur
$351
365 km or 227 mi Jalgaon
$382
373 km or 232 mi Vadodara
$343
387 km or 240 mi Bijapur
$328
387 km or 241 mi Belgaum
$749
400 km or 249 mi Latur
$442
402 km or 250 mi Panjim
$370
409 km or 254 mi Mormugao
$432
415 km or 258 mi Nadiad
$339
427 km or 265 mi Rajkot
$416
428 km or 266 mi Margao
$332
432 km or 268 mi Godhra
$336
449 km or 279 mi Porbandar
$338
453 km or 281 mi Ahmedabad
$468
457 km or 284 mi Hubli
$321
460 km or 286 mi Gulbarga
$305
473 km or 294 mi Gandhinagar
$318
473 km or 294 mi Nanded
$302
478 km or 297 mi Akola
$382
517 km or 321 mi Mehsana
$338
522 km or 324 mi Indore
$340
536 km or 333 mi Ratlam
$345
555 km or 345 mi Nizamabad
$272
558 km or 347 mi Amravati
$310