Giza vs Seoul - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Seoul
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$1460
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$3914
🏠 One person rent
$124
$719
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$1659
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$496
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$157
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$2716
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
18 km
🎓 Higher education
80
100
😀 Quality of life
62
94
🏙️ Population
5.6M
9.67M

The cost of living in Giza is 72% less expensive than in Seoul. Cities ranked 8731st and 2834th ($413 vs $1460) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 2nd in Egypt and South Korea, respectively. Check Egypt vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 1.9 months in Seoul. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Seoul ranked 1st in South Korea, while ranked 4862nd and 25th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Seoul

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Giza Seoul
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$5.87
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$38
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$5.6
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$3.1
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$4.24
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$1.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$755
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$539
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$2190
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$1279
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$115
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$176
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$21.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
3.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$12026
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$11060
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$43.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$9.94
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$1.41
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$2.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$2.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$3.17
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$4.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$17.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$10.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$39.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$6.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$3.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$6.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$6.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$3.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$2.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.71
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$2.31
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$16.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$2.1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$3.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$5.11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$5.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$2.81
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$1.96
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$50.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$9.42
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$23.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$11.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$54.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$70.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$380
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$19045

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
13 km or 7.9 mi Guri
$906
17 km or 10 mi Goyang
$1002
17 km or 10 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
17 km or 11 mi Gwacheon
$897
19 km or 12 mi Uijeongbu
$998
20 km or 12 mi Hanam
$906
20 km or 12 mi Namyangju
$970
20 km or 13 mi Seongnam
$1022
21 km or 13 mi Siheung
$945
21 km or 13 mi Bucheon
$1121
22 km or 14 mi Anyang
$1102
23 km or 14 mi Yangju
$912
24 km or 15 mi Gunpo
$975
26 km or 16 mi Gimpo
$979
27 km or 17 mi Uiwang
$901
30 km or 19 mi Gwangju
$927
32 km or 20 mi Paju
$941
33 km or 20 mi Ansan
$921
33 km or 21 mi Suwon
$977
34 km or 21 mi Incheon
$1002
37 km or 23 mi Dongducheon
$911
39 km or 24 mi Pocheon
$906
42 km or 26 mi Yongin
$1049
47 km or 29 mi Hwaseong
$965
49 km or 31 mi Osan
$912
52 km or 32 mi Icheon
$979
58 km or 36 mi Kaesong
$1473
65 km or 40 mi Yeoju
$902
66 km or 41 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
69 km or 43 mi Anseong
$912
72 km or 45 mi Chuncheon
$834
83 km or 52 mi Dangjin
$904
86 km or 53 mi Wonju
$857
87 km or 54 mi Cheonan
$930
101 km or 63 mi Seosan
$872
107 km or 66 mi Chungju
$1004
114 km or 71 mi Cheongju
$880
118 km or 73 mi Jecheon
$932
123 km or 77 mi Haeju
$1478
124 km or 77 mi Sejong
$928