Numbeo

Cost of Living Comparison Between Muscat and Dubai Reverse

Switch to:

You would need around 17,382.97AED (1,821.54﷼) in Dubai to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 1,200.00﷼ in Muscat (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Dubai are 21.85% higher than in Muscat
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 51.80% higher than in Muscat
Rent Prices in Dubai are 105.28% higher than in Muscat
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 32.86% higher than in Muscat
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 22.82% higher than in Muscat
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 1.27% higher than in Muscat

Currency: Default Currency      Switch to imperial measurement units
  Muscat  Dubai      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1.80 ﷼     2.62 ﷼      +45.54 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10.00 ﷼     15.72 ﷼      +57.18 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 2.00 ﷼     2.20 ﷼      +10.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.00 ﷼     3.67 ﷼      +22.25 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.85 ﷼     3.67 ﷼      +28.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.55 ﷼     1.60 ﷼      +3.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.17 ﷼     0.16 ﷼      -2.72 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.10 ﷼     0.12 ﷼      +15.12 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.74 ﷼     0.57 ﷼      -23.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.39 ﷼     0.45 ﷼      +16.44 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 0.68 ﷼     0.72 ﷼      +6.51 %
Eggs (12) 0.95 ﷼     1.02 ﷼      +7.14 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 4.00 ﷼     3.04 ﷼      -24.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 1.71 ﷼     2.63 ﷼      +53.92 %
Apples (1kg) 0.92 ﷼     1.01 ﷼      +10.49 %
Oranges (1kg) 0.53 ﷼     0.82 ﷼      +55.52 %
Tomato (1kg) 0.56 ﷼     0.61 ﷼      +10.01 %
Potato (1kg) 0.73 ﷼     0.45 ﷼      -38.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.37 ﷼     0.55 ﷼      +51.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.20 ﷼     0.20 ﷼      -0.07 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 3.50 ﷼     7.86 ﷼      +124.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.47 ﷼     2.88 ﷼      +512.68 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 0.95 ﷼     2.80 ﷼      +195.06 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 0.95 ﷼     1.05 ﷼      +10.30 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 ﷼     0.49 ﷼      +143.63 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 ﷼     20.96 ﷼      -58.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 ﷼     0.37 ﷼      -63.32 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.30 ﷼     0.18 ﷼      -38.87 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 ﷼     3.14 ﷼      -37.13 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.12 ﷼     0.18 ﷼      +52.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,000.00 ﷼     7,440.01 ﷼      +24.00 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 24.88 ﷼     58.36 ﷼      +134.62 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 ﷼     0.06 ﷼      +5.73 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.90 ﷼     29.12 ﷼      +16.96 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 23.75 ﷼     37.16 ﷼      +56.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.00 ﷼     9.23 ﷼      +53.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.57 ﷼     3.67 ﷼      +2.72 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 21.43 ﷼     30.66 ﷼      +43.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 20.80 ﷼     20.92 ﷼      +0.55 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 35.17 ﷼     33.96 ﷼      -3.44 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 30.00 ﷼     40.27 ﷼      +34.22 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 328.85 ﷼     708.10 ﷼      +115.33 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 224.25 ﷼     447.39 ﷼      +99.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 719.23 ﷼     1,392.78 ﷼      +93.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 458.33 ﷼     1,004.51 ﷼      +119.16 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 750.00 ﷼     1,981.20 ﷼      +164.16 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 362.50 ﷼     1,088.64 ﷼      +200.31 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 813.65 ﷼     1,250.73 ﷼      +53.72 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.29     5.31      -15.45 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
Contributors (past 18 months)129588
Currency: OMR