Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Maseru - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiMaseru
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$646
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1660
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$343
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$773
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$212
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$36
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$349
🏙️ Population
1M
331k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 169% more expensive than in Maseru. Cities ranked 1730th and 6520th ($1741 vs $646) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 4th in the United Arab Emirates and Lesotho, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Lesotho comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.5 months in Maseru. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Maseru ranked 1st in Lesotho, while ranked 257th and 9097th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Maseru

Abu DhabiMaseru
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$2.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$22.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$3.64
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.63
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$369
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$240
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$903
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$623
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$31.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$49
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$45.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
10.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$1027
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$543
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$30.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$4.24
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.73
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.56
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.84
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$8.05
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$5.36
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$6.42
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.53
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.59
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$5.16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$2.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$4.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$1.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$23.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$3.89
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$17
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$2.81
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$42.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$63.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$96.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$3093

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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 Maseru

DistanceCityCost of living
30 km or 19 miTeyateyaneng
$773
61 km or 38 miMafeteng
$692
94 km or 58 miButha-Buthe
$693
125 km or 78 miBloemfontein
$609
165 km or 103 miWelkom
$826
187 km or 116 miKroonstad
$848
272 km or 169 miKimberley
$701
280 km or 174 miMthatha
$765
283 km or 176 miKlerksdorp
$862
286 km or 178 miPietermaritzburg
$625
291 km or 181 miPotchefstroom
$613
292 km or 182 miVanderbijlpark
$768
294 km or 182 miKomani
$1347
296 km or 184 miVereeniging
$749
341 km or 212 miSoweto
$962
348 km or 216 miDurban
$753
350 km or 217 miJohannesburg
$864
353 km or 219 miSprings
$706
357 km or 222 miBenoni
$742
361 km or 224 miSandton
$1019
361 km or 225 miRandburg
$842
366 km or 227 miVryheid
$826
372 km or 231 miBethal
$474
390 km or 242 miCenturion
$752
394 km or 245 miBhisho
$1023
402 km or 250 miPretoria
$804
406 km or 252 miRustenburg
$1101
410 km or 255 miEast London
$815
412 km or 256 miBrits
$765
426 km or 264 miMmabatho
$766
440 km or 274 miMiddelburg
$668
453 km or 281 miMakhanda
$620
489 km or 304 miLobatse
$539
491 km or 305 miMbabane
$486
495 km or 307 miManzini
$468
525 km or 326 miKanye
$636
532 km or 330 miUitenhage
$777
540 km or 336 miGaborone
$664
547 km or 340 miPort Elizabeth
$685
580 km or 360 miMolepolole
$538