Cologne vs Rabat - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Rabat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$630
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$1560
🏠 One person rent
$800
$299
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$586
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$208
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$54.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$423
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
91
39
😀 Quality of life
95
59
🏙️ Population
1.08M
573K

The cost of living in Cologne is 138% more expensive than in Rabat. Cities ranked 2657th and 7283rd ($1502 vs $630) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 3rd in Germany and Morocco, respectively. Check Germany vs Morocco comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 0.7 months in Rabat. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Rabat ranked 2nd in Morocco, while ranked 15th and 5358th among best cities to live in the world.

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Cologne Rabat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$3.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$24.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$4.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$2.18
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$1.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$394
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$208
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$915
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$420
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$24.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$37.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$29.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
4.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$2201
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$984
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$0.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$24.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$7.54
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$1.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$1.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$8.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$4.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$7.76
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$1.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.52
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.45
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.11
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$8.89
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$2.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$3.71
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$3.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$1.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$1.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$22.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$5.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$22.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$2.99
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$82.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$108
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$3260

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Distance City Cost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Hurth
$1222
10 km or 6.4 mi Leverkusen
$1474
10 km or 6.4 mi Frechen
$1221
13 km or 7.9 mi Bruhl
$1161
13 km or 7.9 mi Pulheim
$1219
14 km or 8.4 mi Wesseling
$1214
14 km or 8.5 mi Bergisch Gladbach
$1186
15 km or 9.3 mi Niederkassel
$1217
16 km or 10 mi Rosrath
$1219
18 km or 11 mi Monheim am Rhein
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Dormagen
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Erftstadt
$1218
19 km or 12 mi Langenfeld
$1217
20 km or 12 mi Troisdorf
$1221
20 km or 12 mi Leichlingen
$1219
20 km or 12 mi Kerpen
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Bornheim
$1213
21 km or 13 mi Lohmar
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Bergheim
$1138
23 km or 15 mi Siegburg
$1212
24 km or 15 mi Overath
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Sankt Augustin
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Bonn
$1440
26 km or 16 mi Hilden
$1218
26 km or 16 mi Solingen
$969
27 km or 17 mi Elsdorf
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Wermelskirchen
$1221
28 km or 17 mi Haan
$1215
28 km or 18 mi Bedburg
$1214
29 km or 18 mi Hennef
$1216
31 km or 19 mi Grevenbroich
$1218
31 km or 19 mi Remscheid
$1209
31 km or 20 mi Erkrath
$1221
33 km or 20 mi Konigswinter
$1215
34 km or 21 mi Euskirchen
$1211
34 km or 21 mi Neuss
$1281
34 km or 21 mi Mettmann
$1218
35 km or 21 mi Zulpich
$1221
35 km or 21 mi Meckenheim
$1218
35 km or 22 mi Dusseldorf
$1470

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Distance City Cost of living
3.3 km or 2 mi Sale
$430
13 km or 8.1 mi Temara
$520
34 km or 21 mi Kenitra
$562
63 km or 39 mi Mohammedia
$539
87 km or 54 mi Casablanca
$733
120 km or 74 mi Meknes
$448
127 km or 79 mi Khouribga
$414
169 km or 105 mi Fez
$481
177 km or 110 mi El Jadida
$499
193 km or 120 mi Beni Mellal
$363
217 km or 135 mi Tangier
$583
218 km or 135 mi Tetouan
$401
248 km or 154 mi Tarifa
$990
250 km or 155 mi Ceuta
$1230
265 km or 165 mi Algeciras
$843
269 km or 167 mi Los Barrios
$1139
271 km or 169 mi Gibraltar City
$1944
273 km or 170 mi Chiclana de la Frontera
$1121
273 km or 170 mi La Linea de la Concepcion
$955
283 km or 176 mi Cadiz
$1051
287 km or 178 mi Marrakesh
$693
292 km or 181 mi Rota
$968
295 km or 184 mi Safi
$446
304 km or 189 mi Jerez de la Frontera
$848
309 km or 192 mi Estepona
$1079
317 km or 197 mi Arcos de la Frontera
$1021
328 km or 204 mi Marbella
$1325
337 km or 210 mi Ronda
$783
344 km or 214 mi Fuengirola
$1238
346 km or 215 mi Olhao
$938
347 km or 216 mi Faro
$1125
349 km or 217 mi Mijas
$1027
353 km or 219 mi Benalmadena
$1308
353 km or 219 mi Tavira
$993
359 km or 223 mi Huelva
$880
361 km or 224 mi Almonte
$1024
361 km or 225 mi Moguer
$1021
363 km or 226 mi Loule
$943
364 km or 226 mi Albufeira
$976
371 km or 231 mi Malaga
$1115