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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and Istanbul 

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Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 42.34% lower than in Dubai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 58.09% lower than in Dubai
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 80.60% lower than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 57.31% lower than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 36.13% lower than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 57.88% lower than in Dubai
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  DubaiIstanbulDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.22 £
(30.00 AED)
3.93 £
(30.00 TL)
     -36.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 41.45 £
(200.00 AED)
13.63 £
(104.00 TL)
     -67.11 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.18 £
(25.00 AED)
3.28 £
(25.00 TL)
     -36.74 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.33 £
(45.00 AED)
2.62 £
(20.00 TL)
     -71.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.33 £
(45.00 AED)
2.62 £
(20.00 TL)
     -71.89 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.81 £
(18.39 AED)
1.57 £
(11.99 TL)
     -58.77 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.71 £
(3.41 AED)
0.53 £
(4.07 TL)
     -24.44 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.30 £
(1.47 AED)
0.20 £
(1.50 TL)
     -35.52 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.53 £
(21.87 AED)
2.22 £
(16.93 TL)
     -51.02 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(4.33 AED)
0.28 £
(2.12 TL)
     -68.96 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.64 £
(3.10 AED)
0.50 £
(3.79 TL)
     -22.79 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.23 £
(10.74 AED)
1.35 £
(10.31 TL)
     -39.27 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.77 £
(18.21 AED)
2.04 £
(15.53 TL)
     -46.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.48 £
(11.98 AED)
1.37 £
(10.48 TL)
     -44.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.07 £
(19.65 AED)
3.87 £
(29.55 TL)
     -4.86 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.77 £
(3.74 AED)
0.34 £
(2.56 TL)
     -56.69 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 £
(3.07 AED)
0.77 £
(5.88 TL)
     +21.39 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.59 £
(2.85 AED)
0.35 £
(2.63 TL)
     -41.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.58 £
(2.80 AED)
0.34 £
(2.60 TL)
     -41.31 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.35 £
(1.67 AED)
0.26 £
(1.97 TL)
     -25.39 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.29 £
(1.38 AED)
0.27 £
(2.09 TL)
     -3.87 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.40 £
(6.76 AED)
0.56 £
(4.26 TL)
     -60.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.46 £
(2.24 AED)
0.29 £
(2.18 TL)
     -38.43 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.43 £
(60.00 AED)
6.55 £
(50.00 TL)
     -47.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.31 £
(15.97 AED)
1.52 £
(11.61 TL)
     -54.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.27 £
(15.79 AED)
2.12 £
(16.20 TL)
     -35.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.35 £
(21.00 AED)
2.36 £
(18.00 TL)
     -45.78 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.24 £
(6.00 AED)
0.35 £
(2.65 TL)
     -72.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 51.81 £
(250.00 AED)
26.87 £
(205.00 TL)
     -48.13 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.49 £
(12.00 AED)
0.66 £
(5.00 TL)
     -73.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.67 £
(3.22 AED)
0.65 £
(4.99 TL)
     -1.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.22 £
(30.00 AED)
3.03 £
(23.10 TL)
     -51.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.83 £
(8.85 AED)
3.41 £
(26.05 TL)
     +86.18 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,578.63 £
(80,000.00 AED)
20,973.78 £
(160,000.00 TL)
     +26.51 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,911.18 £
(71,953.75 AED)
17,711.81 £
(135,115.81 TL)
     +18.78 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 129.12 £
(623.06 AED)
51.19 £
(390.52 TL)
     -60.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £
(0.47 AED)
0.09 £
(0.68 TL)
     -8.88 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 75.77 £
(365.63 AED)
12.24 £
(93.39 TL)
     -83.84 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.42 £
(296.39 AED)
22.26 £
(169.84 TL)
     -63.75 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.02 £
(120.73 AED)
12.89 £
(98.33 TL)
     -48.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.86 £
(42.74 AED)
3.28 £
(25.00 TL)
     -63.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 444.59 £
(2,145.37 AED)
242.51 £
(1,850.03 TL)
     -45.45 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,075.80 £
(38,969.68 AED)
5,931.55 £
(45,249.22 TL)
     -26.55 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 47.10 £
(227.28 AED)
31.05 £
(236.86 TL)
     -34.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.01 £
(188.22 AED)
21.35 £
(162.90 TL)
     -45.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.61 £
(355.20 AED)
52.54 £
(400.78 TL)
     -28.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 71.87 £
(346.81 AED)
44.05 £
(336.00 TL)
     -38.72 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,164.56 £
(5,619.57 AED)
251.32 £
(1,917.21 TL)
     -78.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 777.12 £
(3,749.99 AED)
152.39 £
(1,162.52 TL)
     -80.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,329.01 £
(11,238.60 AED)
468.86 £
(3,576.76 TL)
     -79.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,601.98 £
(7,730.36 AED)
266.52 £
(2,033.19 TL)
     -83.36 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 248.03 £
(1,196.86 AED)
107.20 £
(817.81 TL)
     -56.78 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 157.87 £
(761.79 AED)
53.55 £
(408.49 TL)
     -66.08 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,153.44 £
(10,391.40 AED)
380.12 £
(2,899.76 TL)
     -82.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.29 19.57      +356.50 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
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