Al Ain vs Palermo - Cost of Living Comparison

Al Ain Palermo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1449
$1074
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3275
$2558
🏠 One person rent
$889
$483
🏘️ Family rent
$1583
$742
🍽️ Food expenses
$379
$354
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.5
$106
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3640
$1403
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
37
19
😀 Quality of life
64
77
🏙️ Population
767K
668K

The cost of living in Al Ain is 35% more expensive than in Palermo. Cities ranked 2952nd and 4566th ($1449 vs $1074) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 122nd in the United Arab Emirates and Italy, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Italy comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.5 months in Al Ain compared to 1.3 months in Palermo. Al Ain ranked 7th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Palermo ranked 21st in Italy, while ranked 4608th and 613th among best cities to live in the world.

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Al Ain Palermo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.76
$8.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.2
$41.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.75
$8.63
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$8.6
$4.3
 Cappuccino
$5.72
$1.55
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.77
$1.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$742
$504
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$672
$317
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1308
$816
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1328
$496
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$99.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$162
$153
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$96.7
$28.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.73%
2.16%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2008
$1857
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1468
$1468
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$1.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$34.2
$43.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.88
$14
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.68
$2.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.52
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.05
$1.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
$1.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.51
$2.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$12.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.64
$8.84
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$1.93
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.57
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$1.27
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$1.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.07
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
$1.11
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.24
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.55
$2.44
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.3
$5.65
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.75
$1.49
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.35
$5.79
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.2
$9.28
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.17
$2.55
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.47
$1.89
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.18
$1.84
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$74.6
$38.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.7
$8.25
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$64
$84.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.99
$11.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.4
$79
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.6
$97.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$312
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8144
$6905

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$1096
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$1924
133 km or 82 mi Sharjah
$1343
135 km or 84 mi Ajman
$1129
143 km or 89 mi Abu Dhabi
$1967
152 km or 94 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1020
192 km or 119 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1362
221 km or 138 mi Madinat Zayed
$1261
231 km or 143 mi Nizwa
$799
253 km or 157 mi Seeb
$1260
297 km or 184 mi Muscat
$1150
337 km or 209 mi Bandar Abbas
$707
442 km or 275 mi Doha
$1964
458 km or 284 mi Al Khor
$1797
507 km or 315 mi Chabahar
$687
525 km or 326 mi Jahrom
$688
535 km or 333 mi Jiroft
$689
564 km or 351 mi Riffa
$1245
565 km or 351 mi Manama
$1277
566 km or 352 mi Fasa
$968
567 km or 352 mi Isa Town
$1277
583 km or 362 mi Sirjan
$693
596 km or 371 mi Iranshahr
$687
604 km or 375 mi Bam
$688
607 km or 377 mi Dhahran
$952
619 km or 385 mi Dammam
$987
629 km or 391 mi Al-Mubarraz
$705
649 km or 404 mi Qatif
$880
679 km or 422 mi Shiraz
$947
684 km or 425 mi Jubail
$907
688 km or 428 mi Kerman
$657
689 km or 428 mi Rafsanjan
$691
694 km or 431 mi Marvdasht
$690
720 km or 447 mi Bushehr
$785
720 km or 447 mi Borazjan
$686
726 km or 451 mi Kazerun
$687
776 km or 482 mi Zahedan
$863
818 km or 508 mi Salalah
$824
827 km or 514 mi Yasuj
$650
866 km or 538 mi Yazd
$837

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Distance City Cost of living
75 km or 46 mi Trapani
$951
89 km or 55 mi Marsala
$1196
91 km or 57 mi Agrigento
$1031
140 km or 87 mi Niscemi
$1189
140 km or 87 mi Gela
$1101
166 km or 103 mi Catania
$1084
179 km or 111 mi Ragusa
$911
192 km or 119 mi Messina
$1044
200 km or 124 mi Reggio Calabria
$1112
206 km or 128 mi Syracuse
$1016
246 km or 153 mi Vibo Valentia
$1193
258 km or 160 mi St. Paul's Bay
$1181
263 km or 163 mi Naxxar
$1369
264 km or 164 mi Mosta
$1126
265 km or 164 mi San Gwann
$1530
265 km or 165 mi Sliema
$1520
265 km or 165 mi Birkirkara
$1452
266 km or 165 mi Gzira
$1574
267 km or 166 mi Valletta
$1579
270 km or 168 mi Zabbar
$1082
272 km or 169 mi Marsaskala
$1311
273 km or 169 mi Lamezia Terme
$1090
283 km or 176 mi Cosenza
$1099
294 km or 183 mi Catanzaro
$1032
297 km or 185 mi Nabeul
$388
300 km or 186 mi Amalfi
$1237
301 km or 187 mi La Marsa
$529
303 km or 188 mi Castellammare di Stabia
$1175
309 km or 192 mi Salerno
$1096
312 km or 194 mi Naples
$1215
312 km or 194 mi Aryanah
$457
317 km or 197 mi Tunis
$519
321 km or 199 mi Bizerte
$366
321 km or 200 mi Giugliano in Campania
$1191
324 km or 201 mi Frattamaggiore
$947
335 km or 208 mi Avellino
$821
338 km or 210 mi Aversa
$1084
339 km or 210 mi Caserta
$1103
339 km or 210 mi Santa Maria Capua Vetere
$1168
344 km or 214 mi Crotone
$1242