Kolkata (West Bengal, India) has 4,496,694 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 185 km². It is near Patna. The Vore provides the cost of living in Kolkata, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Kolkata

Minimum wage (Year)$127
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$6,664
Average salary (Month)$412.72

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at Jhaaley Jholey Omboley & Hotel Ubique or go clubbing in Kolkata? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Kolkata's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$2.41
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$1.46


Price of local beer (0,5L)$1.41

Most popular pubs/bars in Kolkata

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Kolkata

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Kolkata? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$1.37
Price of local wine (bottle)$7.89

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Kolkata? Or right next to Victoria Memorial Hall? The real estate price level is (/100). The Vore talks Kolkata's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$200
Rent in cheaper area$110
Costs of internet$20
Costs of electricity, water and heating$35


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$1,380
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$595
Mortgage interest rate9.79%

Kolkata's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Kolkata

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Kolkata? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Kolkata. 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 priceStart price:$0.49 + $0.33(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$0.25
Price monthly public transport pass$4.73
Gas price$1.17

Train companies in Kolkata

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Kolkata

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Dum Pukht & Peshawri in Kolkata? Or buy food? The price level of food in Kolkata is (/100). The Vore provides Kolkata's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant$3.80
Price of local food restaurant$8.30
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$4.28
Price of bread$0.37
Price of milk$2.42

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Kolkata

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Kolkata

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List of supermarkets in Kolkata

No supermarkets listed.