Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Hamilton - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiHamilton
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1511
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$3545
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$839
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$1444
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$462
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$111
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$2394
🏙️ Population
1M
537k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 15% more expensive than in Hamilton. Cities ranked 1730th and 2362nd ($1741 vs $1511) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 33rd in the United Arab Emirates and Canada, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.6 months in Hamilton. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Hamilton ranked 14th in Canada, while ranked 257th and 114th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Hamilton

Abu DhabiHamilton
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$12.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$44.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$8.51
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$3.66
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$2.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.66
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$794
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$687
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$1350
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$1255
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$74.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$114
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$56.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
3.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$3740
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$2719
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$2.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$80.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$13.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.82
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$2.02
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.45
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$9.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$10.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$7.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$3.2
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$3.2
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$2.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$2.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$1.24
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$11.7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$8.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$31.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$10.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$47.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$39.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$75.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$921
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$7158

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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 Hamilton

DistanceCityCost of living
9.4 km or 5.9 miBurlington
$1811
26 km or 16 miOakville
$2070
32 km or 20 miBrantford
$1433
38 km or 23 miCambridge
$1580
42 km or 26 miMississauga
$1971
42 km or 26 miHalton Hills
$1392
45 km or 28 miGuelph
$1536
48 km or 30 miBrampton
$1740
52 km or 32 miSt. Catharines
$1329
54 km or 34 miKitchener
$1348
57 km or 36 miWaterloo
$1572
60 km or 37 miWelland
$1310
60 km or 37 miToronto
$2099
67 km or 42 miNiagara Falls
$1483
71 km or 44 miVaughan
$1938
71 km or 44 miNiagara Falls
$1234
76 km or 47 miOrangeville
$1478
78 km or 49 miRichmond Hill
$1759
79 km or 49 miGrand Island
$1747
85 km or 53 miNorth Tonawanda
$1750
86 km or 53 miMarkham
$1874
90 km or 56 miStratford
$1411
92 km or 57 miBuffalo
$1605
92 km or 57 miAmherst
$1735
92 km or 57 miNew Tecumseth
$1395
95 km or 59 miAjax
$1553
97 km or 60 miLockport
$1747
98 km or 61 miWest Seneca
$1756
99 km or 62 miCheektowaga
$1764
100 km or 62 miHamburg
$1676
107 km or 67 miOrchard Park
$1746
108 km or 67 miLancaster
$1753
108 km or 67 miClarence
$1757
109 km or 68 miOshawa
$1271
116 km or 72 miLondon
$1333
127 km or 79 miErie
$1278
127 km or 79 miBarrie
$1316
139 km or 86 miJamestown
$1328
154 km or 96 miOrillia
$1725
169 km or 105 miOwen Sound
$1187