Cost of Living in Surat

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$426
$887
🛋️ Without rent
$248
$676
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$178
$211
🍽️ Food
$162
$404
🚐 Transport
$48.9
$135
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$364
😀 Quality of life
38
🏙️ Population
5.94M

The average cost of living in Surat is $426, which is in the top 7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8681st out of 9294 in our global list, 25th out of 220 in India, and 2nd out of 12 in Gujarat.

The median after-tax salary is $364, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months. Ranked 7444th (TOP 80%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 96th best city to live in India, and 3rd most liveable city in Gujarat. With an estimated population of 5.94M, Surat is the 8th largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport 11 km Surat Airport
😷 Air quality Unhealthy 58.4 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 4036 Veer Narmad South Gujarat University
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Prices in Surat

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.97
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.24
 Cappuccino
$2.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$146
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$225
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$157
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$32
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$7.98
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.38%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$700
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$494
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.91
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.83
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.22
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$6.03
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$28.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$43
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$39.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1161

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