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Cost of Living in Jeddah | Saudi Arabia

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$943
$2386
🛋️ Without rent
$581
$1752
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$362
$634
🍽️ Food
$277
$735
🚐 Transport
$178
$506
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1484
🏙️ Population
3.98M

The average cost of living in Jeddah is $943, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5527th out of 9294 in our global list and 3rd out of 22 in Saudi Arabia.

The median after-tax salary is $1484, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months. Ranked 586th (TOP 7%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 4th best city to live in Saudi Arabia. With an estimated population of 3.98M, Jeddah is the 2nd largest city in Saudi Arabia.

✈️ Closest airport15 kmKing Abdulaziz International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate19.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1313King AbdulAziz University
Cost of living in Jeddah infographic

Prices in Jeddah

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.83
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
☕ Cappuccino
$3.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.72

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.27
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.53
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.65
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.77
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.86
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.8

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$24.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.43

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$323
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$221
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$612
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$451
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$88.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1075
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$640

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$97
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$16.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$38.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$91
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$272
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5513

Jeddah Cost of Living comparison