Ankara vs Doha - Cost of Living Comparison

Ankara Doha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$565
$1964
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1478
$4404
🏠 One person rent
$225
$1293
🏘️ Family rent
$443
$2303
🍽️ Food expenses
$191
$437
🚐 Transport expenses
$74.4
$106
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$418
$3351
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
96
50
😀 Quality of life
70
80
🏙️ Population
5.5M
1.19M

The cost of living in Ankara is 71% less expensive than in Doha. Cities ranked 7773rd and 1824th ($565 vs $1964) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 7th and 1st in Turkey and Qatar, respectively. Check Turkey vs Qatar comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Ankara compared to 1.7 months in Doha. Ankara ranked 2nd best city to live in Turkey vs Doha ranked 1st in Qatar, while ranked 2532nd and 400th among best cities to live in the world.

Salary adjustment calculator
the estimated difference in money purchasing power

Cost of living in Ankara vs Doha infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Ankara vs Doha

Prices for goods and services in Ankara and Doha are partly crowdsourced by our visitors, just like yourself. Please consider telling us about your city.

Ankara Doha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.24
$7.97
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.5
$54.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.71
$6.92
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.68
$13.6
 Cappuccino
$1.95
$5.72
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.85
$1.02
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$263
$1671
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$990
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$516
$2941
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$347
$1883
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.9
$79.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$53.3
$120
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.04
$87.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
20.83%
3.92%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$791
$5129
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$562
$3614
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.45
$0.54
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$20
$43.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.51
$14.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.19
$0.57
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$2.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.33
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$1.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$3.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.12
$12.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.03
$9.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.92
$11.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.72
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$1.12
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$0.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.08
$2.34
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.96
$24.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.82
$4.13
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.71
$6.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.61
$12.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.81
$4.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$3.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.6
$2.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.1
$107
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.11
$10.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$53
$48.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.52
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$36.7
$65.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.6
$96.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$213
$748
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4247
$10171

Cost of living in other countries

Cost of living

More cities to compare

Cost of Living in the nearest cities

Cities near Ankara

Distance City Cost of living
57 km or 36 mi Kirikkale
$306
71 km or 44 mi Polatli
$376
99 km or 61 mi Cankiri
$375
139 km or 86 mi Bolu
$309
142 km or 88 mi Kirsehir
$368
142 km or 88 mi Karabuk
$272
168 km or 104 mi Yozgat
$317
176 km or 109 mi Duzce
$392
180 km or 112 mi Kastamonu
$377
191 km or 118 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$378
191 km or 119 mi Corum
$370
194 km or 121 mi Bartin
$290
200 km or 124 mi Eskisehir
$410
201 km or 125 mi Aksaray
$363
216 km or 134 mi Nevsehir
$355
228 km or 142 mi Sakarya
$439
228 km or 142 mi Adapazari
$311
231 km or 144 mi Konya
$401
238 km or 148 mi Afyonkarahisar
$335
246 km or 153 mi Bilecik
$390
252 km or 156 mi Kutahya
$347
255 km or 158 mi Kartepe
$374
263 km or 163 mi Kayseri
$490
263 km or 164 mi Izmit
$253
265 km or 165 mi Amasya
$377
269 km or 167 mi Golcuk
$377
270 km or 168 mi Nigde
$328
272 km or 169 mi Talas
$378
272 km or 169 mi Bor
$375
272 km or 169 mi Kocaeli
$438
278 km or 172 mi Korfez
$377
285 km or 177 mi Inegol
$384
289 km or 180 mi Eregli
$372
303 km or 188 mi Sinop
$368
305 km or 190 mi Gebze
$339
307 km or 191 mi Karaman
$440
311 km or 193 mi Cayirova
$375
312 km or 194 mi Isparta
$301
318 km or 197 mi Tokat
$288
323 km or 201 mi Bursa
$586

Cities near Doha

Distance City Cost of living
43 km or 27 mi Al Khor
$1797
135 km or 84 mi Riffa
$1245
138 km or 86 mi Isa Town
$1277
139 km or 87 mi Manama
$1277
175 km or 109 mi Dhahran
$952
188 km or 117 mi Al-Mubarraz
$705
191 km or 119 mi Dammam
$987
236 km or 147 mi Qatif
$880
265 km or 165 mi Jubail
$907
282 km or 175 mi Madinat Zayed
$1261
300 km or 187 mi Abu Dhabi
$1967
380 km or 236 mi Dubai
$1924
388 km or 241 mi Sharjah
$1343
397 km or 247 mi Ajman
$1129
405 km or 252 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1020
409 km or 254 mi Jahrom
$688
414 km or 257 mi Bushehr
$785
442 km or 275 mi Borazjan
$686
442 km or 275 mi Al Ain
$1449
455 km or 283 mi Fasa
$968
466 km or 289 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1362
480 km or 298 mi Kazerun
$687
483 km or 300 mi Fujairah
$1096
489 km or 304 mi Shiraz
$947
491 km or 305 mi Riyadh
$1278
515 km or 320 mi Al Wafrah
$960
516 km or 320 mi Bandar Abbas
$707
524 km or 325 mi Marvdasht
$690
573 km or 356 mi Kuwait City
$1384
597 km or 371 mi Yasuj
$650
601 km or 374 mi Al-Faw
$543
602 km or 374 mi Behbahan
$686
617 km or 383 mi Sirjan
$693
628 km or 390 mi Bandar-e Mahshahr
$688
635 km or 394 mi Umm Qasr
$555
644 km or 400 mi Abadan
$634
659 km or 409 mi Khorramshahr
$687
663 km or 412 mi Nizwa
$799
679 km or 422 mi Az Zubayr
$553
683 km or 424 mi Basra
$815