Glasgow vs Karaj - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Karaj
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$688
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$1709
🏠 One person rent
$841
$339
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$689
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$229
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$41.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$313
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
94
76
😀 Quality of life
96
44
🏙️ Population
626K
1.59M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 123% more expensive than in Karaj. Cities ranked 2601st and 6640th ($1533 vs $688) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 17th in the United Kingdom and Iran, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Iran comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 0.5 months in Karaj. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Karaj ranked 11th in Iran, while ranked 11th and 6648th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Karaj

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Glasgow Karaj
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$7.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$18.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$4.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$0.57
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$1.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$386
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$258
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$882
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$560
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$17.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$27.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$37.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
21.65%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$2017
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1150
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$23.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$2.48
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$0.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$0.97
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$2.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.94
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$5.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$3.87
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$10.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$3.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.72
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$0.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.49
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$0.75
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$1.22
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$0.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$3.71
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$4.71
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$2.37
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$25.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$4.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$30.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$7.17
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$38.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$98.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$155
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$1496

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Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211

Cities near Karaj

Distance City Cost of living
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Mohammadshahr
$658
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Kamal Shahr
$661
10 km or 6.5 mi Fardis
$663
13 km or 8.3 mi Andisheh
$657
17 km or 10 mi Qods
$668
17 km or 10 mi Malard
$670
19 km or 12 mi Shahriar
$669
33 km or 21 mi Nasimshahr
$665
36 km or 22 mi Nazarabad
$658
38 km or 24 mi Eslamshahr
$588
38 km or 24 mi Robat Karim
$657
43 km or 26 mi Tehran
$839
46 km or 28 mi Golestan
$665
50 km or 31 mi Ray
$667
69 km or 43 mi Qarchak
$665
74 km or 46 mi Pakdasht
$667
77 km or 48 mi Pardis
$659
79 km or 49 mi Khak-e Ali
$657
87 km or 54 mi Varamin
$838
100 km or 62 mi Qazvin
$1104
104 km or 65 mi Saveh
$666
130 km or 81 mi Qom
$993
144 km or 90 mi Amol
$603
174 km or 108 mi Babol
$424
177 km or 110 mi Lahijan
$662
185 km or 115 mi Qaem Shahr
$664
204 km or 127 mi Rasht
$915
205 km or 128 mi Sari
$529
208 km or 129 mi Kashan
$600
220 km or 137 mi Semnan
$664
225 km or 140 mi Arak
$567
242 km or 150 mi Zanjan
$516
249 km or 155 mi Hamadan
$943
259 km or 161 mi Malayer
$412
294 km or 183 mi Borujerd
$631
311 km or 193 mi Dorud
$658
333 km or 207 mi Shahin Shahr
$660
334 km or 208 mi Gorgan
$591
350 km or 218 mi Khomeyni Shahr
$662
354 km or 220 mi Khorramabad
$639