Abu Dhabi vs Podgorica - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Podgorica
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$664
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1591
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$328
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$560
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$229
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$30.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$604
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
52
18
😀 Quality of life
81
62
🏙️ Population
1.48M
175K

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 196% more expensive than in Podgorica. Cities ranked 608th and 6918th ($1963 vs $664) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 3rd in the United Arab Emirates and Montenegro, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Montenegro comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.9 months in Podgorica. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Podgorica ranked 1st in Montenegro, while ranked 318th and 4823rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Podgorica

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Abu Dhabi Podgorica
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$5.14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$25.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$4.09
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$1.98
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$1.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$1.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$312
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$220
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$571
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$403
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$63
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$96.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$26.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
6.37%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$1619
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$1248
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.91
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$27.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$4.99
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.47
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.66
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.33
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$2.16
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$5.53
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$6.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$7.91
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.07
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.31
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$1.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.67
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.98
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$4.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$0.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$4.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$3.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.37
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$33.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$5.12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$22.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$4.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$67.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$73.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$157
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$6098

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142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
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$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
170 km or 105 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
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$1095
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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
29 km or 18 mi Cetinje
$587
39 km or 24 mi Budva
$774
40 km or 25 mi Bar
$607
41 km or 25 mi Kotor
$753
46 km or 28 mi Shkoder
$478
58 km or 36 mi Ulcinj
$589
58 km or 36 mi Plav
$656
63 km or 39 mi Mojkovac
$585
67 km or 42 mi Berane
$529
87 km or 54 mi Cavtat
$808
97 km or 61 mi Dubrovnik
$1016
125 km or 77 mi Kamez
$489
125 km or 78 mi Durres
$518
129 km or 80 mi Novi Pazar
$445
132 km or 82 mi Tirana
$762
140 km or 87 mi Mitrovica
$386
148 km or 92 mi Tetovo
$478
156 km or 97 mi Mostar
$590
158 km or 98 mi Pristina
$534
162 km or 101 mi Elbasan
$541
173 km or 107 mi Sarajevo
$626
184 km or 114 mi Cacak
$452
186 km or 115 mi Skopje
$598
193 km or 120 mi Fier
$468
195 km or 121 mi Ohrid
$400
201 km or 125 mi Berat
$411
204 km or 127 mi Kumanovo
$481
209 km or 130 mi Valjevo
$407
221 km or 138 mi Kragujevac
$468
222 km or 138 mi Vlore
$447
222 km or 138 mi Veles
$401
225 km or 140 mi Zenica
$474
225 km or 140 mi Prilep
$388
228 km or 142 mi Brindisi
$950
232 km or 144 mi Bitola
$436
236 km or 146 mi Nis
$512
236 km or 147 mi Ostuni
$1000
238 km or 148 mi Korce
$659
238 km or 148 mi Tuzla
$565
244 km or 152 mi Hvar
$807