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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and London Reverse

You would need around 4,075.11£ (24,835.41AED) in London to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 17,000.00AED in Dubai (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in London are 61.73% higher than in Dubai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 46.09% higher than in Dubai
Rent Prices in London are 29.02% higher than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in London are 66.90% higher than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in London are 54.52% higher than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in London is 26.90% lower than in Dubai

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  Dubai  London      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED     60.94 AED      +143.78 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED     304.72 AED      +103.15 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 21.00 AED     30.47 AED      +45.10 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 35.00 AED     23.16 AED      -33.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 35.00 AED     21.33 AED      -39.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 15.33 AED     14.99 AED      -2.25 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.60 AED     7.04 AED      +341.16 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.14 AED     5.90 AED      +417.87 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 5.43 AED     5.86 AED      +7.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.35 AED     6.11 AED      +40.50 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 6.54 AED     9.49 AED      +45.10 %
Eggs (12) 9.85 AED     14.35 AED      +45.72 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 32.05 AED     42.58 AED      +32.88 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 25.00 AED     46.15 AED      +84.61 %
Apples (1kg) 9.12 AED     11.90 AED      +30.50 %
Oranges (1kg) 7.93 AED     11.84 AED      +49.21 %
Tomato (1kg) 6.25 AED     12.71 AED      +103.30 %
Potato (1kg) 4.31 AED     8.49 AED      +97.12 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.16 AED     5.83 AED      +12.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.92 AED     5.94 AED      +208.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 75.00 AED     42.66 AED      -43.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 24.62 AED     9.95 AED      -59.57 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 24.50 AED     9.73 AED      -60.27 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.00 AED     48.76 AED      +441.73 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.80 AED     17.06 AED      +255.51 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 AED     792.27 AED      +296.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED     18.28 AED      +422.38 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.71 AED     15.15 AED      +785.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED     150.78 AED      +402.59 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.74 AED     8.45 AED      +387.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 70,000.00 AED     97,510.54 AED      +39.30 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 540.24 AED     889.20 AED      +64.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.53 AED     0.77 AED      +45.54 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 276.43 AED     118.19 AED      -57.25 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 359.44 AED     322.11 AED      -10.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 82.73 AED     56.29 AED      -31.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED     73.13 AED      +108.95 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 292.19 AED     373.28 AED      +27.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 205.42 AED     190.00 AED      -7.50 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 322.32 AED     395.32 AED      +22.65 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 388.78 AED     443.80 AED      +14.15 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,563.84 AED     9,117.99 AED      +38.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,029.67 AED     5,766.14 AED      +43.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 12,846.71 AED     16,957.13 AED      +32.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,283.96 AED     10,376.26 AED      +11.77 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,516.69 AED     54,240.24 AED      +192.93 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 9,951.40 AED     30,165.56 AED      +203.13 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 11,930.80 AED     12,741.84 AED      +6.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.55     4.21      -24.11 %
 
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