Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Hyderabad, India - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiHyderabad
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$457
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1083
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$188
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$328
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$163
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$59
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$512
🏙️ Population
1M
9.31M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 281% more expensive than in Hyderabad. Cities ranked 1730th and 8116th ($1741 vs $457) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 11th in the United Arab Emirates and India, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs India comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.1 months in Hyderabad. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Hyderabad ranked 5th in India, while ranked 257th and 3313th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Hyderabad

Abu DhabiHyderabad
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$3.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$13.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$3.78
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$2.09
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.91
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$200
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$117
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$371
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$220
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$44.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$67.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$10.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
9.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$1100
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$546
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.33
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$13.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$2.73
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.51
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.59
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$0.82
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$6.44
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$3.49
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$4.95
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$0.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.4
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.27
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$10.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.91
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$1.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$3
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$0.76
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$24.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$2.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$17
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$4.21
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$29.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$48
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$57.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$2027

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$1224
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$1450
152 km or 94 miAjman
$1537
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$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

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DistanceCityCost of living
9.9 km or 6.2 miSecunderabad
$329
87 km or 54 miMahbubnagar
$328
92 km or 57 miNalgonda
$353
138 km or 86 miWarangal
$465
139 km or 86 miKarimnagar
$605
150 km or 93 miNizamabad
$252
173 km or 108 miGulbarga
$289
178 km or 110 miKurnool
$308
179 km or 111 miKhammam
$328
190 km or 118 miRamagundam
$331
210 km or 130 miNandyal
$320
230 km or 143 miLatur
$255
231 km or 143 miAdoni
$306
232 km or 144 miNanded
$286
242 km or 150 miGuntur
$277
247 km or 154 miVijayawada
$320
263 km or 163 miTenali
$243
264 km or 164 miChirala
$328
268 km or 166 miOngole
$332
273 km or 169 miSolapur
$373
290 km or 180 miEluru
$342
293 km or 182 miProddatur
$327
299 km or 186 miBijapur
$330
312 km or 194 miAnantapur
$311
314 km or 195 miMachilipatnam
$345
321 km or 200 miHospet
$289
325 km or 202 miKadapa
$336
355 km or 221 miRajahmundry
$365
363 km or 226 miNellore
$374
401 km or 249 miKakinada
$373
404 km or 251 miAmravati
$366
405 km or 252 miAkola
$363
407 km or 253 miHindupur
$326
418 km or 260 miSangli
$308
422 km or 262 miDavanagere
$263
424 km or 264 miMadanapalle
$328
426 km or 265 miTirupati
$282
426 km or 265 miNagpur
$394
427 km or 265 miHubli
$355
431 km or 268 miIchalkaranji
$333