Glasgow vs Muscat - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Muscat
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$1145
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$2684
🏠 One person rent
$841
$568
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$975
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$378
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$107
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$1768
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
31 km
🎓 Higher education
94
43
😀 Quality of life
96
73
🏙️ Population
626K
1.42M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 34% more expensive than in Muscat. Cities ranked 2601st and 4181st ($1533 vs $1145) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 2nd in the United Kingdom and Oman, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Oman comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 1.5 months in Muscat. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Muscat ranked 1st in Oman, while ranked 11th and 1426th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Muscat

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Glasgow Muscat
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$5.49
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$30.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$6.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$10.6
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$4.85
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$563
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$377
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$1062
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$711
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$74.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$115
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$78.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$1946
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1414
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$34
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$14.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$0.6
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.75
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$3.45
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$7.51
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$7.03
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$9.14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$2.33
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.83
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$2.12
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.62
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$3.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$20.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$4.14
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$5.38
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$12.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$4.91
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$2.88
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$3.85
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$54.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$9.63
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$28
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$9.52
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$47.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$81
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$221
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$8187

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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 Muscat

Distance City Cost of living
44 km or 27 mi Seeb
$1236
132 km or 82 mi Nizwa
$824
277 km or 172 mi Chabahar
$659
284 km or 177 mi Fujairah
$1095
297 km or 184 mi Al Ain
$1448
356 km or 221 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
372 km or 231 mi Ajman
$871
375 km or 233 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
377 km or 235 mi Sharjah
$1360
380 km or 236 mi Dubai
$1899
439 km or 273 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
451 km or 280 mi Iranshahr
$657
463 km or 288 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
503 km or 313 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
569 km or 354 mi Jiroft
$659
611 km or 380 mi Bam
$659
691 km or 429 mi Zahedan
$828
711 km or 442 mi Sirjan
$663
739 km or 459 mi Doha
$1894
740 km or 460 mi Jahrom
$660
752 km or 467 mi Al Khor
$1755
757 km or 470 mi Kerman
$680
770 km or 479 mi Fasa
$939
797 km or 495 mi Rafsanjan
$663
858 km or 533 mi Riffa
$1002
858 km or 533 mi Manama
$1307
860 km or 534 mi Isa Town
$1152
865 km or 537 mi Karachi
$307
870 km or 541 mi Salalah
$801
873 km or 543 mi Zabol
$659
898 km or 558 mi Shiraz
$724
901 km or 560 mi Dhahran
$969
902 km or 561 mi Marvdasht
$659
911 km or 566 mi Dammam
$1004
926 km or 575 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
938 km or 583 mi Qatif
$889
960 km or 596 mi Kazerun
$656
966 km or 600 mi Borazjan
$657
973 km or 604 mi Jubail
$861
976 km or 606 mi Bushehr
$694