Cost of living in Kochi, India

List of prices in Kochi, India. Current as of Apr 2019.

List of prices in Kochi

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ₨185
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨260
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨146
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨45
12 eggs, large ₨75
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨39
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨239
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨115
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ₨33
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨119
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨433
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨88
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨40
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨20,272
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ₨16,726
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨3,732
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ₨21,057
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ₨13,792
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ₨2,064
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) ₨783
40” flat screen TV ₨35,815
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ₨9,143
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨299
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨344
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨2,031
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ₨2,457
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ₨3,649
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ₨2,326
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨2,014,530
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨78
Monthly ticket public transport ₨1,091
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) ₨336
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ₨137
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) ₨272
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) -
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨196
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨151
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨182
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨122
Tube of toothpaste ₨64
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨261
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨1,638
2 tickets to the movies ₨301
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨1,788
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert ₨1,179
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨341
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨204
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨153
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB ₨38,504
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨32
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨987
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨204
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 496 prices entered by 46 different people.
Latest price update: April 18, 2019

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