Cost of Living in Bhubaneswar

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$447
$1171
🛋️ Without rent
$293
$903
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$154
$268
🍽️ Food
$159
$403
🚐 Transport
$32
$92.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$552
😀 Quality of life
53
🏙️ Population
838K

The average cost of living in Bhubaneswar is $447, which is in the top 7% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8605th out of 9294 in our global list, 15th out of 220 in India, and 1st out of 4 in Odisha.

The median after-tax salary is $552, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months. Ranked 5957th (TOP 64%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 24th best city to live in India, and 1st most liveable city in Odisha. With an estimated population of 838K, Bhubaneswar is the 62nd largest city in India.

✈️ Closest airport 2 km Biju Patnaik Airport
😷 Air quality Bad 48.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2393 KIIT University
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Prices in Bhubaneswar

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.91
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.81
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
 Cappuccino
$1.66
🥤 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
$158
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$292
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$217
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.59
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.61%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1076
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$552
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$5.42
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.74
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.61
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.47
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.48
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.65
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.22
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.93
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.18
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.81
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.83
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.82
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$129
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.03
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$47.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$74.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1425

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