Amman vs Oslo - Cost of Living Comparison

Amman Oslo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$962
$2109
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2290
$4641
🏠 One person rent
$368
$1145
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$1864
🍽️ Food expenses
$356
$615
🚐 Transport expenses
$131
$176
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$623
$3843
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
37 km
🎓 Higher education
62
84
😀 Quality of life
70
95
🏙️ Population
4.01M
693K

The cost of living in Amman is 54% less expensive than in Oslo. Cities ranked 5708th and 471st ($962 vs $2109) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 2nd in Jordan and Norway, respectively. Check Jordan vs Norway comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Amman compared to 1.8 months in Oslo. Amman ranked 1st best city to live in Jordan vs Oslo ranked 1st in Norway, while ranked 2687th and 18th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Amman vs Oslo

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Amman Oslo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.73
$17
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$44.3
$79.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.6
$11.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.48
$9.39
 Cappuccino
$4.68
$4.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
$2.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$430
$1141
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$256
$933
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$663
$1990
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$433
$1532
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.4
$127
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.7
$197
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.8
$43.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.66%
2.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1284
$8925
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$799
$6299
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.71
$3.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$44.6
$80.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.02
$23.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.44
$2.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.56
$2.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.47
$3.01
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$2.86
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.25
$4.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.23
$11.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.73
$13.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$27.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$2.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$2.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$2.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$3.74
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$2.05
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$2.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$1.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.7
$3.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.2
$16.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.2
$3.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.57
$14.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.23
$5.73
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
$4.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.57
$2.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.91
$2.43
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$58.6
$39.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.9
$93.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.22
$35.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.3
$86.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$97.9
$91.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$223
$321
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6293
$7492

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Distance City Cost of living
21 km or 13 mi Al-Salt
$608
36 km or 22 mi Jerash
$588
68 km or 42 mi Irbid
$602
69 km or 43 mi Ramallah
$1005
69 km or 43 mi Nablus
$844
70 km or 44 mi Jerusalem
$1895
72 km or 45 mi Ariel
$1605
74 km or 46 mi Bethlehem
$1039
88 km or 55 mi Al-Karak
$529
89 km or 56 mi Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1702
91 km or 57 mi Hebron
$739
92 km or 57 mi Beit Shemesh
$1653
92 km or 57 mi Kafr Qasim
$1696
94 km or 58 mi Rosh HaAyin
$1696
95 km or 59 mi Tayibe
$1695
95 km or 59 mi Qalqilya
$737
95 km or 59 mi Afula
$1181
97 km or 60 mi Umm al-Fahm
$1694
97 km or 61 mi Lod
$1530
98 km or 61 mi Tira
$1691
98 km or 61 mi Baqa-Jatt
$1690
99 km or 61 mi Dura
$793
99 km or 62 mi Yehud
$1689
100 km or 62 mi Ramla
$1734
100 km or 62 mi Petah Tikva
$1864
100 km or 62 mi Kfar Saba
$1694
101 km or 63 mi Tiberias
$1699
101 km or 63 mi Hod HaSharon
$2121
102 km or 64 mi Nof HaGalil
$1687
102 km or 64 mi Kiryat Ono
$1772
103 km or 64 mi Arad
$1366
103 km or 64 mi Nazareth
$1454
104 km or 64 mi Migdal HaEmek
$1696
104 km or 65 mi Ra'anana
$1696
105 km or 65 mi Bnei Brak
$1720
105 km or 65 mi Herzliya
$1883
105 km or 65 mi Ramat HaSharon
$1859
106 km or 66 mi Ramat Gan
$2162
106 km or 66 mi Rehovot
$1776
107 km or 66 mi Givatayim
$2032

Cities near Oslo

Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 8.7 mi Baerum
$1385
25 km or 16 mi Lillestrom
$2009
27 km or 17 mi Asker
$2168
35 km or 22 mi Jessheim
$1712
36 km or 22 mi Drammen
$1769
50 km or 31 mi Moss
$1838
57 km or 35 mi Horten
$1545
68 km or 42 mi Kongsberg
$1624
71 km or 44 mi Tonsberg
$1656
74 km or 46 mi Sarpsborg
$1503
78 km or 48 mi Fredrikstad
$1757
92 km or 57 mi Sandefjord
$1844
96 km or 60 mi Halden
$1477
100 km or 62 mi Hamar
$1850
103 km or 64 mi Skien
$1590
104 km or 65 mi Larvik
$1668
106 km or 66 mi Porsgrunn
$1630
106 km or 66 mi Arvika
$1180
108 km or 67 mi Gjovik
$1691
135 km or 84 mi Lillehammer
$1634
165 km or 103 mi Karlstad
$1147
186 km or 115 mi Uddevalla
$1056
194 km or 120 mi Vanersborg
$1217
197 km or 122 mi Arendal
$1635
201 km or 125 mi Trollhattan
$896
220 km or 137 mi Mariestad
$1213
241 km or 150 mi Mora
$1013
245 km or 152 mi Skovde
$1233
247 km or 154 mi Ludvika
$1344
252 km or 156 mi Kristiansand
$1598
259 km or 161 mi Gothenburg
$1450
260 km or 162 mi Orebro
$1278
261 km or 162 mi Molndal
$1392
266 km or 166 mi Borlange
$1142
275 km or 171 mi Boras
$1150
276 km or 171 mi Frederikshavn
$1219
281 km or 175 mi Falun
$953
303 km or 188 mi Sandnes
$1713
304 km or 189 mi Stavanger
$1833
305 km or 190 mi Bergen
$1900