Saitama is mooi, uitzonderlijk, / Saitama (Kantō, Japan) has 1,266,656 inhabitants, and a size (surface area) of 217.43 km². It is near Tokyo. The Vore provides the cost of living in Saitama, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Saitama

Minimum wage (Year)$1,056
Income per capita (GDP - PPP)$38,731
Average salary (Month)$1,715.21

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at SALVATORE CUOMO&BAR Omiya & Bar Zen or go clubbing in Saitama? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Saitama's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking ageN/A
Price pack of cigarettes$4.17
Local beer brands
Price of coffee$3.29


Price of local beer (0,5L)$2.81

Most popular pubs/bars in Saitama

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Saitama

Price of a cocktail$

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Saitama? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L)$2.76
Price of local wine (bottle)$9.69

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

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

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre$535
Rent in cheaper area$350
Costs of internet$32
Costs of electricity, water and heating$190


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2)$
Cheaper area apartment (per m2)$
Mortgage interest rate1.50%

Saitama's Neighborhoods

Real estate agents in Saitama

No agents listed.

Useful websites for finding a place in Saitama:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Saitama? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Saitama. 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:$6.62 + $2.87(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket$1.80
Price monthly public transport pass$71.57
Gas price$1.22

Train companies in Saitama

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Saitama

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat at Patisserie Acacier & Kichiri, Omiya West in Saitama? Or buy food? The price level of food in Saitama is (/100). The Vore provides Saitama'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$7.90
Price of local food restaurant$16.30
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds)$6.70
Price of bread$1.73
Price of milk$6.80

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Saitama

No restaurants listed.

Great local market places in Saitama

No markets listed.

List of supermarkets in Saitama

No supermarkets listed.