Cost of living in Coimbatore, India

Expatistan is a collaborative effort. Comparisons improve with every new price that you enter.
We need your help! Tell us about prices in Coimbatore.
Page-elements
Change the currency:
Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ₨247
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨225
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨125
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨45
12 eggs, large ₨55
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨29
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨117
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨138
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ₨31
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨129
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨508
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨70
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨28
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨13,491
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ₨10,103
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨2,032
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ₨12,863
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ₨7,542
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ₨4,390
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) ₨1,027
40” flat screen TV ₨39,748
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ₨13,200
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨426
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨169
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,134
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ₨1,604
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ₨2,447
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ₨2,210
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨860,574
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨67
Monthly ticket public transport ₨1,088
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) ₨166
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ₨179
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) ₨235
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) ₨459
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨226
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨167
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨199
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨81
Tube of toothpaste ₨50
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨175
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨682
2 tickets to the movies ₨276
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨443
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert ₨1,089
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨417
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨99
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨136
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB ₨41,677
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨28
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨1,218
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨117
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 309 prices entered by 33 different people.
Latest price update: December 14, 2017.

Do you live in Coimbatore? We need your help!

What is the price of

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new

in Coimbatore?

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • 1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) in Yangon costs 10 Kyat (18 minutes ago)
  • 6 eggs, large in Cabo San Lucas costs Mex$ 18 (22 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 45 m2 furnished studio in expensive area in Natal costs R$ 600 (23 minutes ago)
  • 2 tickets to the movies in Santander costs €16 (25 minutes ago)
  • Public transport in Belo Horizonte costs R$ 4.05 (28 minutes ago)
  • Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new in Bhubaneswar costs ₨1,009 (35 minutes ago)

What do you think about the cost of living in Coimbatore?