Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Goyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiGoyang
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1050
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2739
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$420
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$745
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$435
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$102
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$2090
🏙️ Population
1M
1.06M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 66% more expensive than in Goyang. Cities ranked 1730th and 5281st ($1741 vs $1050) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 13th 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 2 months in Goyang. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Goyang ranked 7th in South Korea, while ranked 257th and 367th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Goyang

Abu DhabiGoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$5.56
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$28.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$3.05
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$3.72
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.36
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$426
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$302
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$854
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$556
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$70.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$107
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$22.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
3.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$6446
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$3697
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$42.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$11.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$2.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$22
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$5.62
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$3.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$4.43
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$4.73
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$3.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$2.46
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.7
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$15.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$2.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$5.11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$5.42
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.8
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$2.02
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$49.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$9.16
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$23
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$9.94
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$61.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$81.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$373
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$21804

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$1224
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$1450
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$1537
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$1162
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$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

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DistanceCityCost of living
11 km or 7 miGimpo
$978
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$1411
18 km or 11 miBucheon
$1303
20 km or 12 miPaju
$984
20 km or 12 miGwangmyeong
$973
21 km or 13 miUijeongbu
$1021
23 km or 15 miYangju
$958
27 km or 17 miIncheon
$1082
28 km or 17 miGuri
$953
29 km or 18 miGwacheon
$938
30 km or 19 miAnyang
$1204
33 km or 21 miNamyangju
$1009
34 km or 21 miGunpo
$978
35 km or 22 miDongducheon
$957
36 km or 22 miHanam
$945
36 km or 22 miSeongnam
$1112
36 km or 23 miSiheung
$989
37 km or 23 miUiwang
$946
37 km or 23 miAnsan
$802
42 km or 26 miPocheon
$946
43 km or 26 miKaesong
$1474
44 km or 27 miSuwon
$1027
46 km or 29 miGwangju
$971
51 km or 32 miHwaseong
$1013
57 km or 35 miYongin
$1047
61 km or 38 miOsan
$956
68 km or 42 miIcheon
$1167
77 km or 48 miPyeongtaek
$976
82 km or 51 miYeoju
$939
82 km or 51 miAnseong
$954
83 km or 51 miChuncheon
$850
87 km or 54 miDangjin
$948
99 km or 61 miCheonan
$1045
102 km or 63 miWonju
$1065
103 km or 64 miSeosan
$926
107 km or 66 miHaeju
$1490
123 km or 77 miChungju
$927
127 km or 79 miCheongju
$1104
133 km or 83 miSariwon
$1502
135 km or 84 miJecheon
$988