Beijing is geavanceerd, inspirerend,  /  Beijing (Beijing, China) has 21,700,000 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 16,410.54 km². It is near Tianjin. The Vore provides the cost of living in Beijing, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Beijing

Minimum wage (Year) $129.16
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $15,095
Average salary (Month) $1,112.02

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at "Atmosphere Bar" & "Centro Bar and Lounge (Kerry Hotel Beijing)" or go clubbing in Beijing? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Beijing's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $2.42
Local beer brands
Price of coffee $4.16


Price of local beer (0,5L) $0.83

Most popular pubs/bars in Beijing

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Beijing

Price of a cocktail $

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Beijing? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $0.91
Price of local wine (bottle) $13.27

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Beijing? In the central Changqiao Residential District or more remote Xuxinzhuangzhen? Or right next to Beijing CBD skyline, Tiananmen, Temple of Heaven, National Center for the Performing Arts, and Beijing National Stadium? The real estate price level is (50/100). The Vore talks Beijing's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $1054
Rent in cheaper area $591
Costs of internet $18
Costs of electricity, water and heating $45


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $11415
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $5118
Mortgage interest rate 5,12%

Beijing's Neighborhoods

Changqiao Residential District

Photo of Changqiao Residential District  in Beijing
On Google Maps

Dongtie Jiangying Residential District

Photo of Dongtie Jiangying Residential District  in Beijing
On Google Maps

Tiyuguan Road Residential District

Photo of Tiyuguan Road Residential District in Beijing
On Google Maps


On Google Maps

Real estate agents in Beijing

Lianjia Real Estate 链家地产

Location Beijing Shi, Dongcheng Qu, ChongWenMen, Wulao Hutong, 兴隆都市馨园8-3
Phone number +86 10 8493 2529
Contact Website

21 Century Real Estate Dongxinglong Shop 21世纪不动产东兴隆店

Location 23 E Xinglong St, ChongWenMen, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi
Phone number +86 10 5126 2196
Contact Website

Beijing City Real Estate Development Co.,Ltd. 北京都市房地产开发有限责任公司

Location 12 Yabao Rd, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi
Phone number NO DATA
Contact Website

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Beijing? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Beijing. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi price Start price:$2.02 + $0.44(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $0.54
Price monthly public transport pass $29.60
Gas price $1.03

Train companies in Beijing

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Beijing

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at TRB & Black Sesame Kitchen in Beijing? Or buy food at supermarkets like BHG Market Place & Carrefour or at local market places like Panjiayuan Antique Market & Donghuamen Night Market? The price level of food in Beijing is acceptabel(45/100). The Vore provides Beijing's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is geavanceerd, inspirerend, and in terms of food costs it's acceptabel.
Price of budget restaurant $5.21
Price of local food restaurant $14.14
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $4.91
Price of bread $2.83
Price of milk $1.90

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Beijing


    Type of restaurant Local restaurant
    Location No.23 Songzhu Temple, Shatan North Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009, China
    Contact Website

    Black Sesame Kitchen

    Type of restaurant Local restaurant
    Location No.28 Zhonglao Hutong, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100000, China
    Contact Website

    King's Joy Beijing

    Type of restaurant Chinese restaurant‎
    Location No.2 Wudaoying Hutong, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100027, China
    Contact Website

Great local market places in Beijing

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Beijing


    Location China, Beijing Shi, Chaoyang Qu, ShuangJing, 广渠路31号 邮政编码: 100022
    Phone number +86 10 5190 9500

    BHG Market Place

    Location 87 Jianguo Rd, ShiLiPu, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100025
    Phone number +86 10 6530 7062

    Huaxin Supermarket

    Location Majiapu Middle Rd, Fengtai Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100068