Prices in Jeddah vs Tripoli - Cost of Living Comparison

JeddahTripoli
🚶 Cost of living One person
$943
$1158
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2386
$2804
🏠 One person rent
$362
$433
🏘️ Family rent
$634
$779
🍽️ Food Expenses
$277
$461
🚐 Transport Expenses
$178
$152
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1484
$792
🏙️ Population
3.98M
1.13M

The cost of living in Jeddah is 19% less expensive than in Tripoli. Cities ranked 5527th and 5021st ($943 vs $1158) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 1st in Saudi Arabia and Libya, respectively. Check Saudi Arabia vs Libya comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Jeddah compared to 0.7 months in Tripoli. Jeddah ranked 4th best city to live in Saudi Arabia vs Tripoli ranked 2nd in Libya, while ranked 586th and 5500th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Jeddah vs Tripoli

JeddahTripoli
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.83
$14.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.7
$40.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.61
$7.25
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
$2.69
☕ Cappuccino
$3.08
$1.44
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.72
$1.22
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$323
$503
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$221
$298
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$612
$1035
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$451
$581
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.4
$23.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$88.4
$36.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.1
$70.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.87%
17.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1075
$2364
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$640
$807
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.8
$0.72
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.8
$26.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$24.2
$32.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.43
$0.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.27
$2.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.76
$0.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$2.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.27
$3.55
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$17.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.53
$14.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$22.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
$5.63
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$3.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$1.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.4
$0.71
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.8
$1.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.65
$5.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$2.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.7
$6.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.77
$3.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.86
$3.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.5
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.8
$2.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$97
$68.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$16.1
$8.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.5
$23.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.66
$3.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$38.1
$82.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$91
$134
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$272
$106
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5513
$3093

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296 km or 184 miPort Sudan
$633
307 km or 191 miYanbu
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328 km or 204 miMedina
$1089
395 km or 246 miBisha
$742
410 km or 255 miBareq
$740
508 km or 315 miAbha
$793
597 km or 371 miAl Wajh
$737
645 km or 401 miKeren
$495
652 km or 405 miAr Rass
$742
661 km or 411 miMassawa
$493
675 km or 420 miAs Sulayyil
$739
688 km or 427 miNajran
$736
690 km or 429 miAtbara
$614
691 km or 429 miAsmara
$532
702 km or 436 miAswan
$370
703 km or 437 miSa'dah
$493
704 km or 437 miUnaizah
$751
711 km or 442 miHa'il
$770
738 km or 458 miKassala
$610
741 km or 461 miMendefera
$493
806 km or 501 miTabuk
$801
810 km or 503 miLuxor
$362
834 km or 518 miQena
$474
836 km or 519 miHurghada
$428
845 km or 525 miRiyadh
$942
849 km or 528 miAl Hudaydah
$518
855 km or 531 miEl Gouna
$389
863 km or 536 miSharm El Sheikh
$440
869 km or 540 miSanaa
$573
893 km or 555 miSayyan
$494
897 km or 557 miMekelle
$512
904 km or 562 miDahab
$496
922 km or 573 miDumat al-Jandal
$739
926 km or 576 miEl-Gadarif
$627
927 km or 576 miZabid
$493
942 km or 585 miSohag
$323
943 km or 586 miSakakah
$672
952 km or 592 miKhartoum North
$652
954 km or 593 miDhamar
$495

Cities near Tripoli

DistanceCityCost of living
45 km or 28 miZawiya
$834
66 km or 41 miSabratha
$834
80 km or 50 miGharyan
$830
103 km or 64 miZuwarah
$760
104 km or 64 miAl-Khums
$834
110 km or 68 miYafran
$817
187 km or 116 miMisrata
$689
305 km or 190 miSfax
$375
308 km or 191 miGabes
$281
355 km or 221 miMosta
$1331
355 km or 221 miMarsaskala
$1399
356 km or 221 miZabbar
$1503
356 km or 221 miBirkirkara
$1526
357 km or 222 miNaxxar
$1395
357 km or 222 miValletta
$1552
358 km or 222 miSan Gwann
$1410
358 km or 222 miGzira
$1625
359 km or 223 miSliema
$1571
359 km or 223 miSt. Paul's Bay
$1224
404 km or 251 miSousse
$374
422 km or 262 miKairouan
$306
442 km or 275 miGafsa
$330
456 km or 284 miNabeul
$376
472 km or 293 miRagusa
$970
476 km or 296 miGela
$839
488 km or 303 miNiscemi
$1168
495 km or 307 miAgrigento
$1029
504 km or 313 miSyracuse
$1271
516 km or 320 miTunis
$487
516 km or 321 miLa Marsa
$487
521 km or 323 miAryanah
$400
543 km or 337 miCatania
$1087
545 km or 338 miTebessa
$353
552 km or 343 miMarsala
$1167
575 km or 357 miBizerte
$281
575 km or 357 miTrapani
$1187
583 km or 362 miPalermo
$1064
591 km or 367 miEl Oued
$345
611 km or 380 miSouk Ahras
$380
624 km or 388 miReggio Calabria
$960