Chennai

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• R.A.Puram
• MRC Nagar
• Bishops Garden
• Greenways Road
• R.A.Puram
• Mandevali
• Boat Club Road
• Kotturpuram
• Mylapore
• Alwarpet
• Poes Garden
• ECR (East Coast Road)
• Kottivakkam
• Palavakkam
• Neelankarai
• Injambakkam
• Akkarai
• Paniyur
• Uthandi
• Kanathur
• Muthukadu
• OMR(Old Mahabalipuram Road)
• Nungambakkam
• Egmore
• Annanagar
• Kilpauk

Rental Housing Cost

Rent depends on the type, size, and location of the property:

• 1 Bedroom Apartment 6,000 – 12,000 INR
• 2 Bedroom Apartment 10,000 – 22,000 INR

 

Local Details

Transportation

Buses are the main form of public transport.

Fun Facts

Experience Indian Classical music/dance forms, or enjoy a walk on the beach. Drive off to Mahabalipuram or Pondicherry for a rejuvenating weekend. An evening watching plays, theatre, pub hopping, fine dining would be common in Chennai.

Local Currency

INR