Cairo vs Port of Spain - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Port of Spain
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$1002
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$2412
🏠 One person rent
$172
$467
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$825
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$398
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$33.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$881
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
21 km
🎓 Higher education
81
28
😀 Quality of life
61
54
🏙️ Population
9.29M
81.1K

The cost of living in Cairo is 53% less expensive than in Port of Spain. Cities ranked 8507th and 5369th ($473 vs $1002) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 2nd in Egypt and Trinidad and Tobago, respectively. Check Egypt vs Trinidad and Tobago comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 0.9 months in Port of Spain. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Port of Spain ranked 2nd in Trinidad and Tobago, while ranked 4905th and 5912th among best cities to live in the world.

Salary adjustment calculator
the estimated difference in money purchasing power

Cost of living in Cairo vs Port of Spain infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Cairo vs Port of Spain

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

Cairo Port of Spain
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$8.19
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$75.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$6.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2.15
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$3.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$556
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$329
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$1012
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$632
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$48.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$74.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$43.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$2310
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$1222
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.88
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$49.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$7.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$0.84
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.88
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$1.71
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$3.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$6.48
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$3.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$1.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$3.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$1.18
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$1.11
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.67
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$18.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$5.33
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$6.86
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$6.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$2.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$46.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$7.42
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$43.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$8.03
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$58.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$104
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$190
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$6333

Hotels map

More cities to compare

Cost of Living in the nearest cities

Cities near Cairo

Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Giza
$413
8.1 km or 5 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
26 km or 16 mi Helwan
$374
46 km or 28 mi Benha
$340
60 km or 37 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
62 km or 39 mi Zagazig
$367
84 km or 52 mi Tanta
$341
93 km or 58 mi Faiyum
$366
101 km or 63 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
111 km or 69 mi Beni Suef
$263
111 km or 69 mi Mansoura
$377
115 km or 71 mi Ismailia
$324
125 km or 78 mi Suez
$316
133 km or 83 mi Damanhur
$348
161 km or 100 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
161 km or 100 mi Damietta
$371
166 km or 103 mi Port Said
$471
179 km or 111 mi Alexandria
$408
224 km or 139 mi Minya
$364
319 km or 198 mi Asyut
$395
347 km or 216 mi Gaza
$671
351 km or 218 mi Ofakim
$1642
354 km or 220 mi Netivot
$1650
360 km or 223 mi Sderot
$1648
361 km or 224 mi Dahab
$468
362 km or 225 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 226 mi Ashkelon
$1599
366 km or 227 mi Beersheba
$1541
367 km or 228 mi Rahat
$1653
368 km or 229 mi Aqaba
$926
379 km or 235 mi Ashdod
$1655
379 km or 235 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
380 km or 236 mi Dimona
$1641
381 km or 236 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
384 km or 239 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
390 km or 242 mi Yavne
$1646
391 km or 243 mi Sohag
$344
396 km or 246 mi Dura
$800
397 km or 246 mi Rehovot
$1739

Cities near Port of Spain

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.7 mi San Juan
$908
21 km or 13 mi Chaguanas
$973
43 km or 27 mi San Fernando
$928
103 km or 64 mi Scarborough
$1100
155 km or 96 mi St. George's
$1018
162 km or 101 mi Grenville
$1000
188 km or 117 mi Tucupita
$679
188 km or 117 mi Carupano
$691
209 km or 130 mi Maturin
$980
257 km or 159 mi Porlamar
$589
259 km or 161 mi La Asuncion
$682
280 km or 174 mi Kingstown
$866
285 km or 177 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
291 km or 181 mi Cumana
$707
294 km or 183 mi Georgetown
$845
310 km or 193 mi Upata
$679
340 km or 211 mi Bridgetown
$1262
343 km or 213 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
346 km or 215 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
346 km or 215 mi Cantaura
$681
347 km or 216 mi Holetown
$1268
351 km or 218 mi Anaco
$697
351 km or 218 mi Barcelona
$701
352 km or 218 mi Lecheria
$688
360 km or 224 mi El Tigre
$702
361 km or 224 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
377 km or 234 mi Castries
$1031
440 km or 273 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
442 km or 274 mi Zaraza
$683
515 km or 320 mi Roseau
$943
518 km or 322 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
540 km or 335 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
546 km or 339 mi Portsmouth
$1233
549 km or 341 mi Guarenas
$762
550 km or 341 mi Guatire
$760
563 km or 350 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
565 km or 351 mi Santa Lucia
$679
567 km or 353 mi Georgetown
$833
579 km or 360 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
586 km or 364 mi Charallave
$681