Dubai vs Giza - Cost of Living Comparison

Dubai Giza
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1899
$413
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4399
$1123
🏠 One person rent
$1165
$124
🏘️ Family rent
$2111
$279
🍽️ Food expenses
$433
$184
🚐 Transport expenses
$167
$39.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4679
$297
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
61
80
😀 Quality of life
89
62
🏙️ Population
2.5M
5.6M

The cost of living in Dubai is 360% more expensive than in Giza. Cities ranked 1800th and 8731st ($1899 vs $413) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 6th in the United Arab Emirates and Egypt, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Egypt comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.5 months in Dubai compared to 0.7 months in Giza. Dubai ranked 1st best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Giza ranked 1st in Egypt, while ranked 127th and 4862nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Dubai vs Giza

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Dubai Giza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.1
$6.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.5
$12.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.09
$4.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$12.6
$1.21
 Cappuccino
$5.24
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.11
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1328
$119
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$865
$66.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2486
$229
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$212
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$109
$30.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$169
$47.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$98.6
$16
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.71%
10.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4012
$526
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2459
$321
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.37
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$83
$13.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.99
$2.46
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.01
$0.27
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.87
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.29
$0.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.43
$1.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.93
$3.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.87
$4.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$9.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$0.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.4
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$0.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.5
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.41
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.48
$2.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.34
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.36
$2.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.25
$1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.18
$0.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$74.5
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
$6.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$73.7
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$1.84
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.4
$35.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$85.5
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$733
$94.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12709
$3812

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Cities near Dubai

Distance City Cost of living
13 km or 8 mi Sharjah
$1360
22 km or 14 mi Ajman
$871
41 km or 25 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
104 km or 65 mi Fujairah
$1095
108 km or 67 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
126 km or 78 mi Al Ain
$1448
129 km or 80 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
234 km or 146 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
246 km or 153 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
339 km or 211 mi Seeb
$1236
344 km or 214 mi Nizwa
$824
380 km or 236 mi Doha
$1894
380 km or 236 mi Muscat
$1145
385 km or 239 mi Al Khor
$1755
399 km or 248 mi Jahrom
$660
440 km or 273 mi Fasa
$939
449 km or 279 mi Jiroft
$659
466 km or 290 mi Sirjan
$663
485 km or 301 mi Manama
$1307
486 km or 302 mi Riffa
$1002
487 km or 303 mi Isa Town
$1152
523 km or 325 mi Bam
$659
528 km or 328 mi Dhahran
$969
534 km or 332 mi Chabahar
$659
537 km or 334 mi Dammam
$1004
554 km or 345 mi Shiraz
$724
560 km or 348 mi Qatif
$889
568 km or 353 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
568 km or 353 mi Marvdasht
$659
574 km or 357 mi Rafsanjan
$663
578 km or 359 mi Iranshahr
$657
584 km or 363 mi Kerman
$680
595 km or 370 mi Jubail
$861
601 km or 373 mi Borazjan
$657
603 km or 375 mi Kazerun
$656
604 km or 375 mi Bushehr
$694
703 km or 437 mi Yasuj
$611
721 km or 448 mi Zahedan
$828
743 km or 461 mi Yazd
$809
773 km or 481 mi Behbahan
$660

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