Bursa vs Sharjah - Cost of Living Comparison

Bursa Sharjah
🚶 Cost of living one person
$531
$1360
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1411
$2700
🏠 One person rent
$199
$854
🏘️ Family rent
$349
$1205
🍽️ Food expenses
$197
$284
🚐 Transport expenses
$80.5
$123
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$327
$1553
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
43 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
43
61
😀 Quality of life
62
82
🏙️ Population
2.9M
1.25M

The cost of living in Bursa is 61% less expensive than in Sharjah. Cities ranked 8053rd and 3028th ($531 vs $1360) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 5th in Turkey and the United Arab Emirates, respectively. Check Turkey vs the United Arab Emirates comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Bursa compared to 1.1 months in Sharjah. Bursa ranked 5th best city to live in Turkey vs Sharjah ranked 3rd in the United Arab Emirates, while ranked 4842nd and 282nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Bursa Sharjah
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.33
$5.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.3
$19.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.64
$6.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.21
$6.85
 Cappuccino
$1.76
$4.57
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
$0.71
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$158
$612
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$116
$675
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$295
$1159
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$227
$910
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.7
$99
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.1
$153
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.8
$92.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.98%
4.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$870
$1609
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$612
$1770
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.42
$2.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.6
$68.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.86
$9.56
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$1.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
$1.06
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.65
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.49
$2.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.78
$10.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.17
$5.52
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.69
$9.48
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.51
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
$1.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.15
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
$0.87
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.27
$0.77
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.63
$2.52
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.71
$5.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.48
$1.68
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.67
$6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.73
$6.69
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.72
$3.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.91
$2.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.89
$2.36
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29
$53.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.2
$12.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.2
$46.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.13
$5.61
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.3
$47.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.6
$69.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$307
$272
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8456
$5655

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39 km or 24 mi Inegol
$328
75 km or 47 mi Gebze
$322
76 km or 47 mi Cayirova
$318
78 km or 48 mi Bilecik
$383
84 km or 52 mi Golcuk
$320
88 km or 55 mi Korfez
$321
92 km or 57 mi Istanbul
$644
95 km or 59 mi Bandirma
$287
98 km or 61 mi Kartepe
$318
98 km or 61 mi Izmit
$204
101 km or 63 mi Kocaeli
$393
115 km or 72 mi Kutahya
$324
117 km or 73 mi Balikesir
$359
131 km or 81 mi Sakarya
$302
131 km or 81 mi Adapazari
$303
132 km or 82 mi Eskisehir
$354
152 km or 95 mi Corlu
$327
158 km or 98 mi Kapakli
$318
158 km or 98 mi Tekirdag
$292
167 km or 104 mi Soma
$317
169 km or 105 mi Usak
$444
191 km or 119 mi Duzce
$283
198 km or 123 mi Luleburgaz
$320
203 km or 126 mi Afyonkarahisar
$314
205 km or 128 mi Salihli
$321
221 km or 137 mi Turgutlu
$311
223 km or 138 mi Bolu
$285
223 km or 139 mi Manisa
$355
227 km or 141 mi Canakkale
$322
232 km or 144 mi Kirklareli
$236
232 km or 144 mi Karadeniz Eregli
$322
234 km or 145 mi Uzunkopru
$318
248 km or 154 mi Mytilene
$825
257 km or 160 mi Izmir
$488
260 km or 162 mi Tire
$320
261 km or 162 mi Nazilli
$308
268 km or 167 mi Denizli
$356
268 km or 167 mi Edirne
$299
271 km or 168 mi Polatli
$318
280 km or 174 mi Aydin
$287

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Distance City Cost of living
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$871
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$1899
28 km or 17 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
95 km or 59 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
98 km or 61 mi Fujairah
$1095
133 km or 82 mi Al Ain
$1448
142 km or 88 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
222 km or 138 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
259 km or 161 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
337 km or 210 mi Seeb
$1236
346 km or 215 mi Nizwa
$824
377 km or 235 mi Muscat
$1145
388 km or 241 mi Doha
$1894
392 km or 243 mi Al Khor
$1755
394 km or 245 mi Jahrom
$660
434 km or 270 mi Fasa
$939
436 km or 271 mi Jiroft
$659
456 km or 283 mi Sirjan
$663
491 km or 305 mi Manama
$1307
492 km or 306 mi Riffa
$1002
493 km or 307 mi Isa Town
$1152
510 km or 317 mi Bam
$659
526 km or 327 mi Chabahar
$659
534 km or 332 mi Dhahran
$969
543 km or 337 mi Dammam
$1004
550 km or 342 mi Shiraz
$724
563 km or 350 mi Marvdasht
$659
564 km or 350 mi Rafsanjan
$663
564 km or 351 mi Qatif
$889
566 km or 352 mi Iranshahr
$657
572 km or 355 mi Kerman
$680
575 km or 358 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
599 km or 372 mi Borazjan
$657
600 km or 373 mi Jubail
$861
600 km or 373 mi Kazerun
$656
604 km or 375 mi Bushehr
$694
699 km or 434 mi Yasuj
$611
709 km or 440 mi Zahedan
$828
734 km or 456 mi Yazd
$809
771 km or 479 mi Behbahan
$660