Abu Dhabi vs Kawasaki - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Kawasaki
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$1133
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$3311
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$436
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$1203
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$379
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$217
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$2649
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
52
99
😀 Quality of life
81
83
🏙️ Population
1.48M
1.54M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 73% more expensive than in Kawasaki. Cities ranked 608th and 4217th ($1963 vs $1133) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 37th in the United Arab Emirates and Japan, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 2.3 months in Kawasaki. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Kawasaki ranked 9th in Japan, while ranked 318th and 251st among best cities to live in the world.

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Abu Dhabi Kawasaki
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$5.78
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$26.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$5.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$3.42
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$2.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$1.19
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$521
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$251
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$1066
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$1003
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$163
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$24.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
1.16%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$4505
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$2995
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.05
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$68.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$29.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$3.59
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.89
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$9.73
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$6.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$22.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$5.27
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$2.28
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$3.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$2.24
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$2.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$4.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$9.24
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$3.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.23
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$67.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$14.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$34.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$30.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$53.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$225
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$15957

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$1297
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$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
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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 Kawasaki

Distance City Cost of living
1.5 km or 0.9 mi Kawasaki-ku
$1054
11 km or 6.9 mi Yokohama
$1653
17 km or 11 mi Komae
$1026
19 km or 12 mi Tokyo
$1698
21 km or 13 mi Chofu
$1055
22 km or 14 mi Yamato
$1055
22 km or 14 mi Inagi
$1021
22 km or 14 mi Mitaka
$1047
23 km or 14 mi Machida
$1130
24 km or 15 mi Urayasu
$1036
25 km or 15 mi Hirai
$1019
25 km or 16 mi Sodegaura
$1024
25 km or 16 mi Kisarazu
$1024
25 km or 16 mi Musashino
$1031
26 km or 16 mi Kamakura
$1096
26 km or 16 mi Tama
$1029
26 km or 16 mi Ayase
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Fuchu
$1064
27 km or 17 mi Zama
$1025
27 km or 17 mi Zushi
$1025
27 km or 17 mi Koganei
$1026
27 km or 17 mi Fujisawa
$1057
27 km or 17 mi Nishitokyo
$1046
28 km or 17 mi Futtsu
$1020
28 km or 17 mi Kimitsu
$1024
29 km or 18 mi Ebina
$1029
29 km or 18 mi Hayama
$1019
30 km or 19 mi Yokosuka
$1133
30 km or 19 mi Kunitachi
$1023
30 km or 19 mi Kokubunji
$1026
31 km or 19 mi Wako
$1023
31 km or 19 mi Sagamihara
$1153
31 km or 19 mi Higashikurume
$1023
31 km or 19 mi Ichikawa
$1069
31 km or 19 mi Kodaira
$1048
32 km or 20 mi Atsugi
$1072
32 km or 20 mi Tachikawa
$1043
32 km or 20 mi Funabashi
$1170
32 km or 20 mi Kawaguchi
$1085
33 km or 20 mi Hino
$1046