Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Zaragoza - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiZaragoza
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$1182
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2736
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$594
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$901
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$367
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$101
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$1563
🏙️ Population
1M
675k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 47% more expensive than in Zaragoza. Cities ranked 1730th and 4945th ($1741 vs $1182) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 29th in the United Arab Emirates and Spain, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Spain comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.3 months in Zaragoza. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Zaragoza ranked 12th in Spain, while ranked 257th and 299th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Zaragoza

Abu DhabiZaragoza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$12.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$37.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$8.55
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$2.87
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.89
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$2.2
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$558
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$429
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$898
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$662
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$99.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$153
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$39.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
2.34%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$3046
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$1857
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.54
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$47.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$13.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.48
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$14.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$7.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$12.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.87
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.79
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$2.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.17
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$6.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$5.69
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$8.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$3.51
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$36.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$8.62
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$62.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$11.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$98.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$82.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$474
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$8049

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$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

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DistanceCityCost of living
67 km or 42 miHuesca
$1087
76 km or 47 miTudela
$1087
126 km or 78 miLleida
$1021
144 km or 90 miPamplona
$1165
158 km or 98 miLogrono
$957
174 km or 108 miVinaros
$965
187 km or 116 miTarragona
$1101
188 km or 117 miPau
$1119
193 km or 120 miTarbes
$1296
199 km or 123 miVitoria-Gasteiz
$1227
200 km or 124 miCastellon de la Plana
$889
201 km or 125 miVillarreal
$1089
202 km or 125 miIrun
$1225
203 km or 126 miErrenteria
$1044
205 km or 127 miCuenca
$1078
206 km or 128 miSan Sebastian
$1487
207 km or 128 miBorriana
$1089
211 km or 131 miZarautz
$1011
211 km or 131 miBiarritz
$1428
215 km or 133 miEibar
$1087
218 km or 136 miAndorra la Vella
$1168
222 km or 138 miGuadalajara
$1148
223 km or 138 miVilanova i la Geltru
$1020
223 km or 139 miOrdino
$1150
225 km or 140 miManresa
$1118
225 km or 140 miSagunto
$1010
241 km or 149 miTerrassa
$1211
241 km or 150 miRequena
$1088
243 km or 151 miRubi
$1092
244 km or 152 miBurgos
$985
245 km or 152 miAlcala de Henares
$1138
246 km or 153 miSant Boi de Llobregat
$1263
247 km or 153 miValencia
$1215
247 km or 153 miBilbao
$1398
248 km or 154 miCornella de Llobregat
$1388
249 km or 155 miSabadell
$1320
250 km or 156 miL'Hospitalet de Llobregat
$1245
254 km or 158 miRipollet
$1085
255 km or 159 miPortugalete
$1089
256 km or 159 miTorrejon de Ardoz
$1244