Gothenburg vs Mashhad - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Mashhad
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$668
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$1710
🏠 One person rent
$743
$349
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$714
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$175
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$39.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$275
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
46
46
😀 Quality of life
92
55
🏙️ Population
605K
3M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 116% more expensive than in Mashhad. Cities ranked 2868th and 6874th ($1442 vs $668) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 23rd in Sweden and Iran, respectively. Check Sweden vs Iran comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.4 months in Mashhad. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Mashhad ranked 4th in Iran, while ranked 63rd and 5832nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Mashhad

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Gothenburg Mashhad
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$2.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$35.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$4.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$0.65
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$1.54
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$1.02
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$461
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$270
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$956
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$588
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$21.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$33.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$18.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
18.85%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$1495
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$1266
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$9.98
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$3.38
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$0.55
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$0.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$2.32
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$2.45
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$6.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$0.74
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$0.79
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$0.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.02
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$0.65
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$0.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$1.77
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$5.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$4.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$2.39
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$20.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$4.78
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$31.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$4.64
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$60.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$175
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$198
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$892

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2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

Cities near Mashhad

Distance City Cost of living
73 km or 45 mi Nishapur
$603
120 km or 75 mi Torbat-e Heydarieh
$658
132 km or 82 mi Quchan
$658
150 km or 93 mi Torbat-e Jam
$690
157 km or 98 mi Kashmar
$658
174 km or 108 mi Sabzevar
$601
202 km or 126 mi Anau
$1224
212 km or 132 mi Ashgabat
$1123
240 km or 149 mi Bojnord
$500
245 km or 152 mi Mary
$1182
304 km or 189 mi Baherden
$1223
317 km or 197 mi Herat
$383
384 km or 239 mi Birjand
$662
409 km or 254 mi Gonbad-e Kavus
$517
411 km or 255 mi Shahrud
$662
461 km or 287 mi Gorgan
$591
467 km or 290 mi Turkmenabat
$1199
551 km or 342 mi Sheberghan
$352
566 km or 351 mi Semnan
$664
572 km or 355 mi Bukhara
$374
586 km or 364 mi Sari
$529
604 km or 375 mi Qaem Shahr
$664
612 km or 380 mi Zabol
$659
614 km or 381 mi Dasoguz
$1185
615 km or 382 mi Qarshi
$410
620 km or 385 mi Babol
$424
649 km or 403 mi Amol
$603
673 km or 418 mi Mazar-i-Sharif
$355
684 km or 425 mi Lashkargah
$355
685 km or 425 mi Nukus
$390
687 km or 427 mi Yazd
$809
703 km or 437 mi Pardis
$659
710 km or 441 mi Kerman
$680
719 km or 447 mi Pakdasht
$667
726 km or 451 mi Varamin
$838
730 km or 454 mi Qarchak
$665
733 km or 456 mi Golestan
$665
737 km or 458 mi Rafsanjan
$663
738 km or 459 mi Ray
$667
739 km or 459 mi Tehran
$839