Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Cheonan - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiCheonan
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1045
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2733
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$398
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$648
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$434
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$109
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$2010
🏙️ Population
1M
652k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 67% more expensive than in Cheonan. Cities ranked 1730th and 5295th ($1741 vs $1045) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 15th in the United Arab Emirates and South Korea, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.9 months in Cheonan. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Cheonan ranked 17th in South Korea, while ranked 257th and 416th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Cheonan

Abu DhabiCheonan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$5.86
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$25.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$2.95
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$3.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.11
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$456
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$301
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$746
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$506
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$50.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$79.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$15.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
2.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$15953
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$7543
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$67
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$12.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.4
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.15
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$4.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$9.29
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$12.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$5.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$4.18
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$4.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$4.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.67
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.43
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$6.75
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.64
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$5.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$5.33
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$47.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$10.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$23.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$9.96
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$75.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$100
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$418
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$24867

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117 km or 73 miMadinat Zayed
$1381
129 km or 80 miDubai
$1836
142 km or 88 miSharjah
$1224
143 km or 89 miAl Ain
$1450
152 km or 94 miAjman
$1537
170 km or 105 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
211 km or 131 miFujairah
$1299
237 km or 147 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
300 km or 187 miDoha
$1804
318 km or 198 miAl Khor
$1668
356 km or 221 miBandar Abbas
$453
365 km or 227 miNizwa
$787
395 km or 246 miSeeb
$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
$1141
439 km or 273 miMuscat
$1034
454 km or 282 miJahrom
$442
468 km or 291 miDhahran
$840
481 km or 299 miDammam
$955
486 km or 302 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
501 km or 311 miFasa
$441
514 km or 320 miQatif
$651
548 km or 341 miJubail
$888
568 km or 353 miSirjan
$445
575 km or 357 miJiroft
$440
599 km or 372 miShiraz
$420
610 km or 379 miBushehr
$412
617 km or 384 miBorazjan
$441
620 km or 385 miMarvdasht
$443
632 km or 392 miKazerun
$441
637 km or 396 miChabahar
$440
649 km or 404 miBam
$442
678 km or 421 miRafsanjan
$441
698 km or 434 miKerman
$429
701 km or 435 miIranshahr
$374
741 km or 460 miYasuj
$569
775 km or 481 miRiyadh
$942
790 km or 491 miAl Wafrah
$1074
792 km or 492 miBehbahan
$442

Cities near Cheonan

DistanceCityCost of living
22 km or 13 miPyeongtaek
$976
25 km or 16 miAnseong
$954
35 km or 22 miCheongju
$1104
37 km or 23 miSejong
$971
38 km or 24 miOsan
$956
39 km or 24 miGongju
$1001
48 km or 30 miDangjin
$948
48 km or 30 miYongin
$1047
55 km or 34 miDaejeon
$1085
55 km or 34 miSuwon
$1027
55 km or 34 miAsan
$975
56 km or 35 miHwaseong
$1013
59 km or 36 miIcheon
$1167
60 km or 37 miGyeryong
$936
62 km or 39 miUiwang
$946
62 km or 39 miSeosan
$926
65 km or 40 miAnsan
$802
65 km or 40 miGunpo
$978
67 km or 42 miNonsan
$987
68 km or 42 miGwangju
$971
68 km or 42 miSiheung
$989
68 km or 42 miAnyang
$1204
69 km or 43 miYeoju
$939
70 km or 44 miSeongnam
$1112
71 km or 44 miGwacheon
$938
71 km or 44 miBoryeong
$1001
72 km or 45 miChungju
$927
79 km or 49 miGwangmyeong
$973
82 km or 51 miHanam
$945
84 km or 52 miBucheon
$1303
86 km or 53 miIncheon
$1082
87 km or 54 miSeoul
$1411
88 km or 54 miGuri
$953
91 km or 56 miWonju
$1065
92 km or 57 miNamyangju
$1009
96 km or 60 miMungyeong
$937
98 km or 61 miIksan
$971
99 km or 61 miGoyang
$1050
99 km or 61 miGimpo
$978
100 km or 62 miSangju
$874