Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Ramallah - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiRamallah
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$932
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2181
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$391
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$632
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$376
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$59
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$859
🏙️ Population
1M
84k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 87% more expensive than in Ramallah. Cities ranked 1730th and 5563rd ($1741 vs $932) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in the United Arab Emirates and the Palestine, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs the Palestine 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 Ramallah. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Ramallah ranked 2nd in the Palestine, while ranked 257th and 6940th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Ramallah

Abu DhabiRamallah
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$8.18
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$39.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$8.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$4.66
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$3.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.86
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$362
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$259
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$707
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$426
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$68.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$107
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$42.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
7.64%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$765
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$617
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.03
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$68.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$15.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$1.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.82
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.99
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$7.68
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$8.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$15.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.15
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.79
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.57
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.58
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.58
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$15.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$2.69
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$7.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$5.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$5.15
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.51
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$4.02
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$62.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$8.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$28.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$6.38
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$77.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$247
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$3071

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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 Ramallah

DistanceCityCost of living
13 km or 7.9 miJerusalem
$1748
21 km or 13 miModi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1528
21 km or 13 miBethlehem
$685
23 km or 14 miAriel
$1024
26 km or 16 miBeit Shemesh
$1591
29 km or 18 miLod
$1259
31 km or 19 miRamla
$1594
32 km or 20 miRosh HaAyin
$1527
32 km or 20 miKafr Qasim
$1522
34 km or 21 miYehud
$1518
36 km or 22 miNablus
$826
36 km or 23 miPetah Tikva
$1652
37 km or 23 miRehovot
$1684
38 km or 23 miKiryat Ono
$1247
38 km or 24 miNess Ziona
$1525
38 km or 24 miRishon LeZion
$1760
39 km or 24 miQalqilya
$712
40 km or 25 miBnei Brak
$1554
41 km or 26 miHod HaSharon
$1701
41 km or 26 miHebron
$795
41 km or 26 miGivatayim
$1678
42 km or 26 miRamat Gan
$1845
42 km or 26 miKfar Saba
$1533
43 km or 27 miHolon
$1763
43 km or 27 miTel Aviv
$2069
44 km or 27 miRamat HaSharon
$1881
44 km or 27 miTira
$1521
44 km or 27 miYavne
$1524
44 km or 28 miHerzliya
$1928
45 km or 28 miBat Yam
$1545
45 km or 28 miRa'anana
$1526
45 km or 28 miTayibe
$1530
46 km or 29 miKiryat Malakhi
$1527
46 km or 29 miDura
$713
52 km or 32 miKiryat Gat
$1447
52 km or 33 miAl-Salt
$680
53 km or 33 miAshdod
$1623
58 km or 36 miNetanya
$1625
60 km or 37 miBaqa-Jatt
$1523
65 km or 41 miAshkelon
$1252