Abu Dhabi vs Casablanca - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Casablanca
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$733
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1725
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$350
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$601
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$220
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$91.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$515
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
26 km
🎓 Higher education
52
35
😀 Quality of life
81
65
🏙️ Population
1.48M
4.37M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 168% more expensive than in Casablanca. Cities ranked 608th and 6326th ($1963 vs $733) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in the United Arab Emirates and Morocco, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Morocco comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.7 months in Casablanca. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Casablanca ranked 1st in Morocco, while ranked 318th and 4247th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Casablanca

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Abu Dhabi Casablanca
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$4.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$22.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$5.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$3.45
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$2.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$426
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$256
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$760
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$467
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$29.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$45.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$30.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
4.95%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$1912
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$1022
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$23.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$6.31
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$0.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$0.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$8.12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$5.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$7.37
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$0.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.52
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$11.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$2.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$3.53
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$3.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$2.83
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$27.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$5.85
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$5.63
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$46
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$83
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$192
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$3267

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117 km or 73 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
129 km or 80 mi Dubai
$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
$1360
143 km or 89 mi Al Ain
$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
170 km or 105 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
211 km or 131 mi Fujairah
$1095
237 km or 147 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
300 km or 187 mi Doha
$1894
318 km or 198 mi Al Khor
$1755
356 km or 221 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
365 km or 227 mi Nizwa
$824
395 km or 246 mi Seeb
$1236
425 km or 264 mi Riffa
$1002
427 km or 265 mi Manama
$1307
428 km or 266 mi Isa Town
$1152
439 km or 273 mi Muscat
$1145
454 km or 282 mi Jahrom
$660
468 km or 291 mi Dhahran
$969
481 km or 299 mi Dammam
$1004
486 km or 302 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
501 km or 311 mi Fasa
$939
514 km or 320 mi Qatif
$889
548 km or 341 mi Jubail
$861
568 km or 353 mi Sirjan
$663
575 km or 357 mi Jiroft
$659
599 km or 372 mi Shiraz
$724
610 km or 379 mi Bushehr
$694
617 km or 384 mi Borazjan
$657
620 km or 385 mi Marvdasht
$659
632 km or 392 mi Kazerun
$656
637 km or 396 mi Chabahar
$659
649 km or 404 mi Bam
$659
678 km or 421 mi Rafsanjan
$663
698 km or 434 mi Kerman
$680
701 km or 435 mi Iranshahr
$657
741 km or 460 mi Yasuj
$611
775 km or 481 mi Riyadh
$1132
790 km or 491 mi Al Wafrah
$954
792 km or 492 mi Behbahan
$660

Cities near Casablanca

Distance City Cost of living
24 km or 15 mi Mohammedia
$539
75 km or 47 mi Temara
$520
87 km or 54 mi Rabat
$630
90 km or 56 mi Sale
$430
91 km or 57 mi El Jadida
$499
104 km or 65 mi Khouribga
$414
120 km or 75 mi Kenitra
$562
183 km or 114 mi Beni Mellal
$363
194 km or 121 mi Meknes
$448
210 km or 130 mi Safi
$446
222 km or 138 mi Marrakesh
$693
247 km or 153 mi Fez
$481
294 km or 183 mi Tangier
$583
301 km or 187 mi Tetouan
$401
307 km or 191 mi Essaouira
$574
326 km or 202 mi Tarifa
$990
331 km or 206 mi Ceuta
$1230
341 km or 212 mi Chiclana de la Frontera
$1121
344 km or 214 mi Algeciras
$843
347 km or 215 mi Los Barrios
$1139
348 km or 216 mi Cadiz
$1051
350 km or 218 mi Gibraltar City
$1944
352 km or 219 mi La Linea de la Concepcion
$955
355 km or 221 mi Rota
$968
371 km or 230 mi Jerez de la Frontera
$848
381 km or 237 mi Faro
$1125
382 km or 237 mi Olhao
$938
387 km or 240 mi Arcos de la Frontera
$1021
388 km or 241 mi Estepona
$1079
392 km or 244 mi Albufeira
$976
393 km or 244 mi Tavira
$993
393 km or 244 mi Taghazout
$482
396 km or 246 mi Loule
$943
399 km or 248 mi Agadir
$508
400 km or 249 mi Lagoa
$942
401 km or 249 mi Lagos
$1229
402 km or 250 mi Portimao
$1011
404 km or 251 mi Ait Melloul
$452
405 km or 252 mi Silves
$942
408 km or 254 mi Marbella
$1325