Abu Dhabi vs Rabat - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Rabat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$630
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1560
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$299
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$586
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$208
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$54.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$423
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
52
39
😀 Quality of life
81
59
🏙️ Population
1.48M
573K

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 212% more expensive than in Rabat. Cities ranked 608th and 7283rd ($1963 vs $630) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 3rd in the United Arab Emirates and Morocco, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Morocco comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.7 months in Rabat. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Rabat ranked 2nd in Morocco, while ranked 318th and 5358th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abu Dhabi Rabat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$3.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$24.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$4.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$2.18
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$1.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$394
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$208
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$915
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$420
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$24.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$37.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$29.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
4.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$2201
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$984
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$24.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$7.54
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$8.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$4.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$7.76
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$0.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.45
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.11
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$8.89
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$2.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$3.71
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$3.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$3.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$22.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$5.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$22.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$2.99
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$82.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$108
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$3260

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
3.3 km or 2 mi Sale
$430
13 km or 8.1 mi Temara
$520
34 km or 21 mi Kenitra
$562
63 km or 39 mi Mohammedia
$539
87 km or 54 mi Casablanca
$733
120 km or 74 mi Meknes
$448
127 km or 79 mi Khouribga
$414
169 km or 105 mi Fez
$481
177 km or 110 mi El Jadida
$499
193 km or 120 mi Beni Mellal
$363
217 km or 135 mi Tangier
$583
218 km or 135 mi Tetouan
$401
248 km or 154 mi Tarifa
$990
250 km or 155 mi Ceuta
$1230
265 km or 165 mi Algeciras
$843
269 km or 167 mi Los Barrios
$1139
271 km or 169 mi Gibraltar City
$1944
273 km or 170 mi Chiclana de la Frontera
$1121
273 km or 170 mi La Linea de la Concepcion
$955
283 km or 176 mi Cadiz
$1051
287 km or 178 mi Marrakesh
$693
292 km or 181 mi Rota
$968
295 km or 184 mi Safi
$446
304 km or 189 mi Jerez de la Frontera
$848
309 km or 192 mi Estepona
$1079
317 km or 197 mi Arcos de la Frontera
$1021
328 km or 204 mi Marbella
$1325
337 km or 210 mi Ronda
$783
344 km or 214 mi Fuengirola
$1238
346 km or 215 mi Olhao
$938
347 km or 216 mi Faro
$1125
349 km or 217 mi Mijas
$1027
353 km or 219 mi Benalmadena
$1308
353 km or 219 mi Tavira
$993
359 km or 223 mi Huelva
$880
361 km or 224 mi Almonte
$1024
361 km or 225 mi Moguer
$1021
363 km or 226 mi Loule
$943
364 km or 226 mi Albufeira
$976
371 km or 231 mi Malaga
$1115