Cost of living in Lahore, Pakistan

List of prices in Lahore, Pakistan. Current as of Dec 2018.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district ₨463
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) ₨628
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast ₨200
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk ₨111
12 eggs, large ₨121
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes ₨100
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese ₨455
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples ₨176
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes ₨42
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket ₨266
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality ₨1,969
2 liters of Coca-Cola ₨121
Bread for 2 people for 1 day ₨53
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area ₨51,182
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area ₨37,074
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat ₨7,415
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area ₨46,580
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area ₨21,078
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio ₨8,402
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) ₨3,573
40” flat screen TV ₨40,364
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) ₨10,249
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) ₨590
Hourly rate for cleaning help ₨780
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) ₨3,421
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) ₨4,232
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) ₨6,963
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes ₨6,066
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new ₨1,985,680
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas ₨88
Monthly ticket public transport ₨3,321
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) ₨434
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) ₨415
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) ₨576
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) ₨2,546
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) ₨347
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) ₨296
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) ₨325
4 rolls of toilet paper ₨125
Tube of toothpaste ₨101
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city ₨716
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub ₨1,820
2 tickets to the movies ₨1,097
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) ₨5,433
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert ₨3,628
1 cocktail drink in downtown club ₨506
Cappuccino in expat area of the city ₨384
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) ₨296
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB ₨55,986
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) ₨29
1 month of gym membership in business district ₨7,087
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes ₨183
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 749 prices entered by 125 different people.
Latest price update: December 12, 2018.

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