Crete vs Giza - Cost of Living Comparison

Crete Giza
🚶 Cost of living one person
$869
$413
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2193
$1123
🏠 One person rent
$341
$124
🏘️ Family rent
$595
$279
🍽️ Food expenses
$336
$184
🚐 Transport expenses
$94.7
$39.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$790
$297
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
32
80
😀 Quality of life
57
62
🏙️ Population
623K
5.6M

The cost of living in Crete is 110% more expensive than in Giza. Cities ranked 5832nd and 8731st ($869 vs $413) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 27th and 6th in Greece and Egypt, respectively. Check Greece vs Egypt comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Crete compared to 0.7 months in Giza. Crete ranked 24th best city to live in Greece vs Giza ranked 1st in Egypt, while ranked 5543rd and 4862nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Crete vs Giza

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Crete Giza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.4
$6.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.5
$12.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.96
$4.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.34
$1.21
 Cappuccino
$3.09
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.2
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$320
$119
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$229
$66.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$593
$229
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$435
$212
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.1
$30.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.4
$47.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.4
$16
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.48%
10.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3025
$526
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2229
$321
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.23
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$41.3
$13.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.7
$2.46
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.21
$0.27
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.09
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.09
$0.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.65
$1.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
$3.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.01
$4.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.02
$9.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
$0.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
$0.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.32
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$0.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.12
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.02
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.6
$2.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.48
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.19
$2.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.77
$0.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.9
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.39
$6.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.1
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.36
$1.84
👖 Brand Jeans
$95.9
$35.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$64.7
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$338
$94.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6246
$3812

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Cities near Crete

Distance City Cost of living
22 km or 14 mi Heraklion
$851
39 km or 24 mi Rethymno
$820
83 km or 51 mi Chania
$972
132 km or 82 mi Santorini
$1010
241 km or 150 mi Mykonos
$1341
298 km or 185 mi Bodrum
$387
300 km or 187 mi Voula
$846
303 km or 189 mi Glyfada
$1267
306 km or 190 mi Argyroupoli
$811
310 km or 193 mi Palaio Faliro
$920
311 km or 193 mi Nea Smyrni
$991
312 km or 194 mi Kallithea
$889
313 km or 195 mi Piraeus
$1086
314 km or 195 mi Kalamata
$808
315 km or 196 mi Athens
$1059
316 km or 196 mi Nikaia
$888
317 km or 197 mi Salamina
$899
320 km or 199 mi Nea Ionia
$889
320 km or 199 mi Peristeri
$973
320 km or 199 mi Nea Filadelfeia
$885
323 km or 201 mi Kifissia
$1182
324 km or 202 mi Rhodes
$995
327 km or 203 mi Eleusis
$885
328 km or 204 mi Aspropyrgos
$814
332 km or 207 mi Tripoli
$770
340 km or 211 mi Corinth
$803
349 km or 217 mi Marmaris
$529
351 km or 218 mi Derna
$412
353 km or 220 mi Kusadasi
$345
358 km or 223 mi Chios
$798
369 km or 229 mi Chalcis
$919
369 km or 229 mi Tobruk
$353
377 km or 234 mi Mugla
$479
386 km or 240 mi Aydin
$287
399 km or 248 mi Izmir
$488
399 km or 248 mi Tire
$320
407 km or 253 mi Fethiye
$426
421 km or 262 mi Nazilli
$308
431 km or 268 mi Patras
$822
432 km or 269 mi Manisa
$355

Cities near Giza

Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Cairo
$473
14 km or 8.4 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
22 km or 14 mi Helwan
$374
50 km or 31 mi Benha
$340
63 km or 39 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
68 km or 42 mi Zagazig
$367
87 km or 54 mi Faiyum
$366
88 km or 55 mi Tanta
$341
106 km or 66 mi Beni Suef
$263
106 km or 66 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
117 km or 73 mi Mansoura
$377
120 km or 74 mi Ismailia
$324
128 km or 79 mi Suez
$316
136 km or 84 mi Damanhur
$348
163 km or 101 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
167 km or 104 mi Damietta
$371
172 km or 107 mi Port Said
$471
181 km or 113 mi Alexandria
$408
219 km or 136 mi Minya
$364
314 km or 195 mi Asyut
$395
352 km or 219 mi Gaza
$671
355 km or 221 mi Ofakim
$1642
358 km or 223 mi Netivot
$1650
361 km or 225 mi Dahab
$468
365 km or 227 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 227 mi Sderot
$1648
370 km or 230 mi Ashkelon
$1599
370 km or 230 mi Aqaba
$926
370 km or 230 mi Beersheba
$1541
372 km or 231 mi Rahat
$1653
378 km or 235 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
384 km or 238 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
384 km or 238 mi Ashdod
$1655
384 km or 239 mi Dimona
$1641
386 km or 240 mi Sohag
$344
388 km or 241 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
395 km or 246 mi Yavne
$1646
398 km or 247 mi Hurghada
$433
401 km or 249 mi Dura
$800