Flutter App Development Cost

Ravi Makhija March 10, 2022
5 mins read Last Updated May 3, 2022
Flutter App Development Cost

Flutter is a revolutionary framework released by Google in 2017. Over the years, Flutter has remained the leading choice of all kinds of businesses and startups for developing mobile apps due to its awesome benefits.

If you have chosen a Flutter framework for your mobile app development project and want to know about Flutter app development cost then this blog will perfectly help you.

We are a Top Flutter App Development Company and we have been delivering mobile apps to clients worldwide. Hence, we are very familiar with the Flutter app cost.

Now, Let’s get started to know the cost of flutter application development

What is the Cost to Develop Flutter App?

There is not a fixed cost of Flutter app development. It depends on the formula given below.

Total number of hours X Hourly rate = Flutter app development cost

Now, let’s understand the first part of this formula, i.e. Total number of hours

The total number of hours required to develop a Flutter app depends on many factors. Out of which, complexity is the most important factor.

The complexity of a mobile app depends on the entities and the features. Entities include the data and constantly updating information in the mobile app. On the contrary, Features include what a user does and how the app functions.

For easier understanding, we are dividing app complexity into three types: Simple, Medium, and Complex. We have explained these types in detail when you read further.

Now, let’s understand the second part of this formula. i.e. Hourly rate

Hourly rate depends on the location & experience of the Flutter app development team. India is the best location to develop your Flutter app because Indian mobile app development companies are the perfect combination when it comes to quality and price.

Take a look at below table to get an idea about hourly rate of developers in different regions:

Country Hourly Rate (In US Dollars)
USA & North America $74 to 200
Ukraine $30 to 50
Eastern Europe $30 to 50
Western Europe $60 to 150
Australia $100 to 150
India $15 to 30

From the above table, it is clear that the hourly rate of developers is lowest in India compared to other countries. Therefore, it is recommended to hire Flutter developers from India.

Now, let’s check Flutter app development cost in India depending on project complexity.

Simple App

It is the most basic version of your mobile app where all the features are finalized. This type of app has a minimal and user-friendly interface to reach a wider audience and help them navigate efficiently.

Key Features of a Simple Mobile App

  • Login/Register
  • Create/ Update Profile
  • Basic Search
  • Add Different gestures (swipe, long press, shake, etc.)
  • Integrate social media sharing and many more.
  • Informative screens, etc.

Examples: photography app, notes app, calendar app, etc.

The estimated cost to develop a simple Flutter application is about US $8,000 to $10,000, and it takes about 1 to 3 months.

Medium-Scale App

The apps that have more features as compared to a simple app and are easy-to-understand fall under the medium complexity apps.

In the medium complexity app, you need to look after database integration, API integration, and various third-party tools integration.

Key Features of a Medium Complexity App

  • Advanced search
  • Real-time messaging
  • Custom UI
  • Advanced Filters
  • Backend Integration
  • Algorithm development
  • Analysis & Reporting, etc.

Examples: Dating apps, eCommerce apps, Marketplace apps, etc.

The time required to develop a medium-scale Flutter app is about 3 to 6 months, and the cost is about US $10,000 to $25,000.

Complex App

The apps with comprehensive features and functionalities fall under large-scale or complex apps. Besides this, complex apps mainly utilize the latest technologies available in the market, such as AR/VR, Artificial Intelligence, and more. Moreover, these apps require various third-party integrations to function efficiently.

Key Features of Complex Mobile App

  • Fully customized UI
  • Multiple payment options
  • Multiple languages
  • Artificial or Machine Learning Integration
  • AR/VR integration
  • Alexa Integration
  • Personalization for better engagement, etc.

Examples: Social networking apps, Live streaming apps, OTT apps, etc.

The time required to develop a complex application is about 6 months or more. The cost to build a complex Flutter app starts from US $25,000.

Here, we have understood about the Flutter app development cost based on its complexity but it also requires cost for maintaining a mobile application. Generally, it costs 10% to 20% of the total project cost for maintaining a Flutter application.

Final Words

We hope that you have got an idea about Flutter app development cost, you can easily evaluate a rough cost for your app idea based on its complexity which we are summarizing here again.

App Complexity Development Time Development Cost (in US Dollars)
Simple 1 to 3 months $8,000 to $10,000
Medium 3 to 6 months $10,000 to $25,000
Complex 6 months or more $25,000 onwards

To get an accurate cost of your app idea, you can contact us.

We are a professional Flutter app development company. Our team will brainstorm requirements with you, draft a solution, and prepare a proposal for the provided solution. We Awarded As A Top Flutter App Development Company – Check it here

Ravi Makhija
Ravi Makhija

An entrepreneur, an IT professional. Tech geek. Founder & CEO at Guru TechnoLabs - Globally Trusted Web & Mobile App Development Company. Loves writing about new technologies and the latest trends in IT field.

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