Mumbai VS Banglore City Comparison | Banglore Vs Mumbai Comparison

Mumbai VS Banglore City Comparison | Banglore Vs Mumbai Comparison

Mumbai VS Banglore City Comparison: In this article, we have compared India’s two famous & largest cities Bangalore and Mumbai. For this comparison, we have used more than 10 factors such as Cost of living, transportation system, Average salary, average rent, Weather, Climate, Airports, Area, Population, etc.

Megacity Bangalore is the capital city of the Indian state of Karnataka, and this city is also known as Bengaluru. On the other hand, Mumbai is the capital city of Maharashtra, which was known as Bombay till 1995.

The Population of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

The total population of Bangalore is around 1.3 crore, and It is the 4th largest city in India in terms of Population. In comparison, the total population of Mumbai is around 2.5 crore, and It is the second-largest city in India in terms of Population after Delhi.

mumbai vs bangalore cost of living
Mumbai vs Bangalore cost of living

The average salary of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

The average salary of a person after-tax deduction in Bangalore is 95,000, and at the same time, It is 60,000 Indian rupees in Mumbai.

Average Rent in Mumbai Vs Bangalore

In Bangalore, the average rent for a month in the city’s center is approximately Rs 20,000, whereas, in Mumbai, it is Rs 40-50,000. Rent Prices in Bangalore are 55% lower than in Mumbai.

Public Transport of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

If we talk about public transportation, then local trains, metros, and buses are well connected with small areas of Mumbai. Due to Mumbai’s local train, a journey of 30 km takes only half an hour, and you can complete this journey for just INR 15. On the other hand, in Bangalore, you will get private buses and private vehicles to travel in the city, and metro trains also run here, but they are not fully connected to the town yet.

The weather of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

If you talk about the climate, then you will not find an environment like Bangalore anywhere in India. The weather in Mumbai is also good, but it is hotter than in Bangalore due to the humidity.

Area of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

Talking about the area, Bangalore’s megacity is spread over 709 km² area, and the metro city is spread over 805 km². On the other hand area of Mumbai’s mega city is 603 km², and the metro city is spread over 4355 km².

Airports of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

Kempegowda International Airport of Bangalore is the 3rd busiest airport in India. Last year, it received 11 million passengers, while Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport of Mumbai is the 2nd busiest airport in India after Delhi Airport. Last year there was a footfall of 15 million passengers.

Famous food of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

Famous food of Mumbai Vs Bangalore
Famous food of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

Let’s talk about some famous food from these two cities. In Bangalore, you can find Masala Dosa, Idli Sambar, Uttapam, Mendu Vada, Mangalore Buns, Gobi Manchurian, Momos, Tandoori, Shorma, Kebabs, and Paani to be eaten all over the place.

While in Mumbai, you can get to eat Vada Pav, Pav Bhaji, Kebab, Pani Puri, Sev Puri, Kheema Pav, Chana Bhatura, Misal Pav, Bombay Sandwich, Kanda Poha, Fried Rice, Mawa Jalebi and Masala Dosa.

GDP of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

The GDP of Bangalore is US$110 Billion, and it is the 4th largest city in terms of GDP. It is also known as the IT CAPITAL OF INDIA and the SILICON CITY OF INDIA. 85% of Bangalore’s GDP comes from software exports.

While The GDP of Mumbai is around US$277.980 Billion, and it is the largest city in India in terms of GDP. Mumbai alone accounts for 5% of the total GDP of India. That is why Mumbai is also known as the Financial Capital of India.

Religion of Mumbai Vs Bangalore

Talking about religion, in Bangalore, 65.99% Hindu, 20.65% Muslim, 4.85% Buddhist, 4.15% Jain, 3.27% Christian, and people of other religions live. In comparison, in Mumbai, 78.87% Hindu, 13.90% Muslim, 5.61% Christian, 0.97 % Jains, 0.65% Sikhs, Buddhists, and people of other religions live.

Famous tourist spots in Mumbai Vs Bangalore

Finally, let’s talk about some famous tourist destinations in these two cities. In Bangalore, you can visit places like Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh Botanical Garden, Nandi Hills, National Gallery of Modern Art, Cubbon Park, Wonderla Water Park, Ulsoor Lake, UB City Mall, and ISKCON Temple.

While in Mumbai, you can visit Gateway of India, Marine Drive, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Elephanta Caves, Juhu Beach, Haji Ali Dargah, Shri Siddhivinayak Temple, Bandra – Worli Sea Link, and Film City.

Mumbai Bangalore
State Maharashtra Karnataka
GDP US$277.980 Billion $110 Billion
GDP(PPP) US$606.625 Billion $250 Billion
Area Megacity: 603 km²

Metrocity: 4355 km²

Megacity: 709 km²

Metrocity: 8005 km²

Population 2.5 Crore 1.23 Crore
Religion 65.99% Hindu
20.65% Muslims
4.85% Buddhist
4.15% Jain
3.27% Christians
& Others
78.87%  Hindu,
13.90% of Muslims,
5.61% Christians,
0.97% Jains,
0.65% Sikhs, Buddhist
and other Religions
Avg. Room Rent Rs.40-50,000 Rs. 20,000
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) Rs.25/KM Rs. 60/KM
Airports Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru
Literacy rate  94 % 87.67%
Famous Tourist Spots Gateway of India,
Marine Drive,
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus,
Elephanta Caves,
Juhu beach,
haji Ali Dargah,
Shri sidhivinayak temple,
bandra-Worli sea link
film city
Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens,
Nandi hills,
National Gallery of Modern Art,
Cubbon Park,
Wonderla water park,
Ulsoor late,
UB city mall,
ISKCON temple

Conclusion: 

When comparing the cost of living in Mumbai with Bangalore, it turns out that Mumbai is 15-20% more costly. You would need around INR 1.20 Lakh in Bangalore city to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with INR 1.60 Lakh in Mumbai (assuming you rent in both cities). Mumbai city has a higher rental cost of living than Bangalore city, which has a higher cost of public transportation. So, friends, I hope you have liked this comparison, and which city do you prefer to live in, Mumbai or Bangalore? Do write in the comment box.

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  1. Bangalore I prefer as i was also born n bought up in Mumbai.The reason is Bangalore is covered by 25km radius from all zone n we have plenty of time to improve our productivity n earn other passive income.

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